Renovation advice from Joburg-based architect Pieter-Ernst Mare
A work by Peter Mammes hangs above the bed in the main bedroom. Crisp white linen, walls and curtains offset the room’s black accents.
Architect Pieter-Ernst Mare’s Johannesburg apartment might be in the heart of Sandton’s CBD, but you’d never guess it. It’s not in a residential skyscraper, but rather an artefact of th
Remarkable international contemporary lighting designs to inspire you
Lighting is more than merely functional. It’s art. Designers across the globe have raised the bar on lighting with sophisticated, quirky and stunning features that sometimes don’t even look like a light source. They draw inspiration everywhere – jewellery, colours, nature, science – the list is endless.
ida & pingala by farrah sit
When it come to design, Farrah Sit focuses on creating simple, yet striking designs. Her Ida & Pingala lighting is testament to this. The design explores perceptions of gravity, featuring LED strips looped in geometric shapes around large pendants made of Carrera marble