This Hyde Park home, which sometimes doubles as an art gallery, blends minimalism and luxury to inspirational effect
Before Leigh and Richard Rein moved into this sleek, linear home in the Joburg suburb of Hyde Park, Leigh used to walk her dogs past the site almost daily while it was being built. She watched with curiosity as the building went up, falling in love with it as it took shape. ‘I loved the modern lines and the fact that it wa
The integrated interiors are testament to a masterful relationship between proportion and materials
Echoing the pattern on the staircase, a screen by HK Studio separates the kitchen-cum-dining room and living areas. The sofa is from Tonic, the tables from Anatomy Design and the blue-and-gold vases from La Grange Interiors.
The design-conscious owners of this home in Eldoraigne, Pretoria, made a smart decision before they started building – they called on interior designers Megan Hesse and Andrea Kleinloog of Joburg-based interior design firm HK Studio. Although Grant Bullard of GWA Architects designed this house as well as an adjacent property with a shared garden for the owners’ parents, Bullard has since relocated