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How to declutter your home before the new year

Most of us tend to accumulate stuff, but it’s usually around this time of year that we discover how much we actually collect – and if your house faces a state of clutter, then it’s time for action.

23 December, 2018

And the Pantone Colour of the Year 2019 is...

Every December, New Jersey-based Pantone, the international colour forecasting authority, names the new hue which they feel will become the trendiest tint for the following 12 months.

06 December, 2018

Cheap and easy DIY Christmas decorating ideas

Christmas is but a few weeks away, but it doesn’t have to be the season to go bankrupt! Not with our easy and creative handmade Christmas decorating ideas that include anything from table décor to oversized stars and trees – perfect for your living r…

02 December, 2018

How to choose the right paint colours

We all know that when it comes to quickly styling up a wall or changing the look and vibe of a room, few things come close to a beautiful paintjob. Best of all, painting (when done properly, of course) is one of the DIY tasks that can be completed wi…

23 November, 2018

​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

10 perfect braais for this weekends BBQ

Spring has finally sprung, and South Africa is once again basking in the sunny hotness that we are so renowned for. But another thing that our country is also known for is our love for outdoor entertaining, particularly lighting up a fire and sizzlin…

28 October, 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