News and Trends

News and Trends
sweet dreams with granny goose
As a mother of four, Granny Goose founder Gaynor Walkey understands the importance of getting a good night’s sleep – evident in her luxury bedlinens
5 reasons to own the #HLFamilyIssue
From the family-friendly homes of SA's top designers to tips for travelling with kids, House and Leisure's May issue celebrates modern family style
nm design’s evocative new furniture range
We've fallen hard for this lovely, locally crafted collection where classic meets contemporary design
first look: the new silo hotel
Beneath the urban exterior of Cape Town's newly revamped Silo Hotel lies a treasure trove of opulence
scan, shop, share: snap up a copy of this cosy cookbook
Use SnapScan to purchase Nicky Stubbs' colourful new cookbook, For Friends & Family, with an exclusive offer in our May issue
Be part of the SnapScan revolution with an exclusive shopping offer in House and Leisure's May issue (page 90). Scan, shop and share a cosy recipe book that will inspire you to come together with loved ones to share delicious dishes like chutney chicken and lemon meringue pie. In For Friends & Family, Nicky Stubbs s
masters of their craft: byron egan
The son of an accomplished carpenter and cabinet maker, Byron Egan now heads up his family's business M & V
discover st leger & viney’s new patagonia collection
Inspired by Argentina, the rich textures and earthy tones of this range will add warmth to any space
alessi’s functional design takes to the skies
Iconic Italian homeware firm Alessi creates a modern, stylish and bespoke collection for Delta Air Lines
3 new showrooms you need to visit
From flooring to furniture, these dedicated hubs offer a convenient shopping experience and plenty of inspiration
yswara goes to ghana
The luxury tea label's new boutique - shared with Akrafo and Luxury Living - is inspired by the tropical abundance of West Africa
After opening its first store in Johannesburg's Maboneng Precinct, luxury tea label Yswara has launched a teahouse and boutique in Accra, Ghana. The collaborative space, which has been dubbed an Afro-epicerie, is shared with Luxury Living and Akrafo Operating under the same group, Akrafo complements Yswara perfectly. In the ancient Ashanti kingdom of West Africa, the akrafo or 'soul-washers' were the stewards of their communities' wellness, and they ritually purified, strengthened and revitalised the people. Following this tradition, Akrafo produces herbal teas using organically grown and ethically sourced