Houses

Small Spaces
Lessons in working with a small space
How interior designer John Jacob Zwiegelaar moulded a light, sophisticated abode out of a once-poky city apartment
curator christopher peter gives insight into his art-immersed cape town home
In this HL one-on-one exclusive, curator-director Christopher Peter talks art, gallery walls and personal taste. 
Contained living
An unconventional penthouse in Durban makes small spaces cool
the ultimate bachelor pad in fresnaye
Achingly cool and unexpectedly edgy, this open-plan apartment has been expertly designed to reflect its owner
in living colour
The vibrant home of two Cape Town creatives is a compact space packed with all of its owners' favourite things
LEFT: Christan Boshoff and Chris Viljoen in the doorway of their home in Green Point, Cape Town. RIGHT: The original fireplace is flanked by Marcel Breuer’s Wassily Chairs from Decade and plinths from Antiques on Kloof. Step into Chris Viljoen and Christan Boshoff’s living space in their Green Point home in Cape Town and it
artful eye
Neutral hues, natural textures and carefully selected artworks combine in a small space that reflects its owners’ love of the simple yet sublime
Cottage industry
The renovation of this Sea Point cottage proves it’s possible to scale down while still living large
5 beautiful loft-style homes
Make the most of your space with these bright and breezy loft homes
Tiny Heirloom lets you live big
This development company offers something many travellers dream of - compact luxury
Loft Living
This Jozi creative's home in the heart of the bustling metropolis is the epitome of inner-city living
‘I moved from the forest and the birds into the heart of the city,’ reflects Rohan Horn of the sea change he made not so long ago. It’s true his view isn’t what it was but his previous home, an 1890s carriage-maker’s house in the densely treed suburb of Westcliff, and the hip urban loft he resides in now do in fact share common ground. Rohan puts it down to authenticity – it’s what he loved about the Sir Herbert Baker manor house he left and what he was drawn to in this converted apartment. The two share a sense of originality that’s lacking in many cookie-cutter Joburg homes. Rohan, a c
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