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​homify’s hottest tile trends for 2019

As 2018 is just about finished, it becomes time to look ahead and see which on-trend styles are awaiting us. Similar to possessing a crystal ball, we have consulted with top-notch interior designers and decorators, as well as trend-watchers (yes, it’…

04 November, 2018

​The kitchen design trends for 2019

As 2018 is slowly but surely running out of the hourglass, it becomes time to plan ahead – and not only where we’ll be enjoying year-end holidays, but also how we’ll approach 2019, particularly with regards to interior design trends.

23 October, 2018

​Ideal interiors: The magic of duck-egg blue

The colour spectrum treats us to a wide range of options, each one with its own unique character and personality. And it’s a fact that some of those colours stand out just a tad more confidently from the rest.

21 October, 2018

​6 steps to perfect modern interior design

If we had to single out one word to describe modern interior design, it would be “simplicity”. But of course simplicity doesn’t have to denote boring or dull. If it did, professional interior designers and decorators would not be in such high demand…

24 September, 2018

7 interior design trends for 2019

2018 is already on the way out, yet we’ve already received word of what will be considered “hot” in our homes for next year.Yes, interior architects and designers/decorators have put their creative heads together and conjured up the trends which are…

23 September, 2018

Why your home needs soft furnishings - 7 tips from Joburg designers

We all have a pretty clear idea about what furniture is, but soft furnishings? As the name suggests, soft furnishings are all those pieces that are physically soft to the touch (and includes fabrics like foam, cloth, cushion, etc.

28 August, 2018

28 stylish white kitchens that you will love

An all-white kitchen is a spectacular, elegant and brilliant décor option for any design, be it modern and minimalist or rustic and vintage. There is something undeniably charming and attractive about this décor style that makes an impact in every…

06 August, 2018

​The homify guide to a modern bedroom makeover

How often does the bedroom appear first on our list when our homes undergo a renovation? Yes, usually it’s the public socialising spaces like kitchens and living rooms that are treated to makeovers, but that doesn’t mean that your bedroom should rema…

04 August, 2018

​Interior architecture or design? Advice from Johannesburg designers

We’ve all heard the term ‘interior architecture’ being used in conversation, but how does it compare to (and differ from) regular architecture, interior design, and interior decoration? How does one group of professionals’ skill sets differ from the…

01 August, 2018

Home decor trends for South African homes 2018

Times and trends are fleeting – what is considered “hot” today may be vintage and “over” in a few months’ time, possibly even sooner. And that pretty much explains part of the reason why interior designers and decorators are so busy, doesn’t it? But…

13 July, 2018