Into the wild: go mod-tropical with your decor
Posted: 24 November 2017
Unleash your wild side using jungle-inspired patterns and prints, bold tropical colours and mixed natural textures offset with high-sheen materials.
From left: Maori rug in Burnt Orange from the Tibet wool collection R35 900, Paco; Domino standing lamp in Vanilla Noir Caesarstone R27 000 (left) and R33 000 (right), both Dokter and Misses; limited-edition Panton chairs in Summer Green by Verner Panton for Vitra R3 630 each (excludes shipping and insurance), Cube gallery; XS Communal table R58 000, Tonic Design; Tall Earth vase R1 010, Mezzanine; Transmission candleholders in Porcelain R1 910 (large; left) and R1 690 (medium; right) both from the Machine collection by Diesel Living for Seletti, Generation; Low Earth vase R580, Mezzanine; Transmission candleholder in Porcelain from the Machine collection by Diesel Living for Seletti R1 365 (small), Generation; Effect vase in Grey R640, Mezzanine.
Clockwise from left: Ashwood ladder R8 298, Generation; Fauteuil de Salon chair in Cognac and Ecru by Jean Prouvé for Vitra R30 826 (excludes shipping and insurance), Cube gallery; honed travertine Caliza sidetables R14 000 (back) and R15 000 (front), both Tonic Design; Resin table lamp in Burgundy by Mia Widlake R7 800, Studio 19; Sculpt vase Well R920 and Sculpt vase Pod R680 both by ferm Living, Mezzanine; limited-edition Zambezi sofa R55 000, Ardmore; glass vase stylist's own; Wiggle stool by Frank Gehry for Vitra R5 360, Cube gallery; hand-tufted Divergence rug in Taupe R16 900 (1.9x2.9m), Land Rug Gallery.
From left: 'Memories' sculpture in metal and stainless steel by Sam Shendi POR, Graham's Fine Art Gallery; Hideout Lounge chair in painted beechwood by Front for 'Gebrüder Thonet Vienna R47 588, Generation; Matégot coatrack by Mathieu Matégot for Gubi R5 000 and crocodile ceramic by Andrew Walford R300, both Tonic Design; Low Earth vase R580, Mezzanine; Portman sidetable in high-gloss Cream R10 175 (one of three finishes available), Lemon.
Clockwise from bottom left: Deep-cut Tibetan wool rug in Grey R70 600 (2.5x3.02m), Paco; Targa Lounge chair in painted beechwood by GamFratesi R42 864, Generation; Lovebird Leopard scatter cushion covers in Delta R1 000 each (50x50cm; inners sold separately for R100 each), Ardmore; Kisumu oak server R79 000, Tonic Design; Denq table lamp by Toshiyuki Kita for Oluce R12 884, ELDC; 'Funnel Model' artwork (edition three of five) by Nico Krijno R40 000 (Perspex mount sold separately for R3 200), Tonic Design; Cylinder vases in Grey R480 each, Mezzanine; taxidermy bird, stylist's own; Oxidation coffee tables by Kateryn Sokolova R16 845 (right) and R12 900 (left), both Ligne Roset; Bush Bandits vase R25 000, Ardmore; crocodile ceramic by Andrew Walford R300, Tonic Design.
Left to right from top: Taccia LED table lamp by Castiglioni for Flos R32 135, ELDC; Polifemo bar cabinets by Giovanna Azzarello for Porada R92 500 each, Maldini; wine glasses R335 (set of four), Weylandts, large glasses from the Machine collection by Diesel Living for Seletti R1 466 (set of three), Generation; small tumblers R225 (set of four), Weylandts, Sculpt vase Well by ferm Living R920, Mezzanine; large glasses from the Machine collection by Diesel Living for Seletti R1 466 (set of three), Generation; Hendrick's Gin R350 (750ml); Lennox rectangular mirror tray R1 650 (small), La Grange Interiors; Monaco napkin in Moutarde and Lait R300 (set of four) and Monaco tablecloth in Nautical R800 (1.5x3.3m), all Haus by Hertex; hand-tufted City rug in Golden Daffodil R12 900 (1.5x2.4m), Land Rug Gallery.