News and Trends

News and Trends
#hldiscovery: candles, wine and ramen
On this #HLDiscovery list we feature the world's oldest candle making company and one of the newest ramen restaurants.
cucumber trade: with Hendrick’s Gin it’s a thing
Ever paid for a drink with a cucumber? There’s a first time for everything
shape shifter: architect peter rich’s career-spanning exhibition at venice biennale
An exhibition exclusively dedicated to the genre-defying work of South African architect Peter Rich
there’s a $2.8-billion reason to add beijing to your bucket list
Urbanisation meets eco-environmental development in China's $2,8-billion art epicentre
China’s capital and its surrounding regions have long been filled with cultural treasures, but from 2019 the area is set to become a $2,8-billion art epicentre. Here’s why you need to add Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei to your bucket list. A lot is on the cards for China’s Beijing and its northern region. In 2019, the brand ne
fully floored: 7 tips to choose the perfect floor
Design in a Box founder and designer Analise de Beer gives the lowdown on today's top flooring trends
6 reasons you’ll love our #HLArchitectureIssue
Grand-because-they-are-not-grand spaces made with honest materials that explore simple, uncomplicated form
plantation shutters thinks outside of the box
Plantation Shutters has come up with a cool new exhibition stand concept
exclusive books wins coveted design award
Exclusive Books Ballito has received Paris' coveted Prix Versailles Award for retail design
Exclusive Books has once again raised the bar on retail design. Honoured with two design awards in the past year, the regional South African book purveyor received the coveted Prix Versailles Award in Paris and the Retail Design and Development Award for best store design in South Africa last September, both awarded to Exclusive Books’ Ballito store in KwaZulu-Natal. Because the Prix Versailles are the world’s leading awards for store, hotel and restaurant architecture around the globe, judged by a jury of renowned international architects and designers, it’s a great honour for the Exclusive Books in Bal