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Black done right: The dark design trend by Johannesburg designers

They say good black don’t crack – and since we work with some of the most seasoned specialists in the design industry, we tend to agree! Try and think of any other colour that flaunts a similar strong “here I am” attitude like black does.

The best modern bedroom designs in 2019

2019 might be more than halfway done, but we still have a few months left to try out some amazing interior designs that are regarded as ‘trendy’ this year. And if there’s one room which we feel can never be finished in terms of style and décor, it’s…

The homify guide to creating a stress-free home

There’s a lot to be said for stress, apart from the fact that most of us seem to have it these days! For one thing, the right type and amount of stress can actually be a good thing, like worrying about meeting a deadline at work can propel you to put…

12 Examples of minimalism in bedroom design

Your bedroom is the place you can go to unwind and relax. Most importantly you can recoup and rest to help your body energise for the next day.What makes a bedroom beautiful in its own right is the fact that each and every one has its own unique desi…

The modern/classic house featured in Garden & Home

Upmarket interior design firm Metaphor Design has become the no. 1 option for many clients in Johannesburg (and Cape Town, Durban, the rest of South Africa, and even a few international destinations on request) when it comes to bespoke interior desig…

A small-yet-stylish new kitchen by Johannesburg kitchen fitters

Since 2010, Zingana Kitchens has been relied upon by homeowners and lovers of interior design for upmarket cabinet designs. Located in Johannesburg, Zingana Kitchens is a top-notch cabinetry company specialising in unique and original kitchen designs…

The new Pretoria office by first-rate interior designers

CS Design has come quite a long way since it was founded back in 1996. Located in Sandton, this interior design firm was the result of the understated love and compassion that its founder, Carin Shardelow, have always had for architecture and interio…

What you need to know about building a shower niche

We know that life is fast and rough and that is why more and more people are opting for quick showers instead of relaxing baths. But that doesn’t mean that cleaning up in the shower can’t be revitalising and enjoyable! In fact, in the right well-equi…

The room-by-room guide on how to declutter your home

It’s no joke decluttering an entire home, whether it’s a ground-floor flat or a two-storey house. But how do you eat an elephant? Little by little! And, thus, there you have the easy answer on how to declutter your home: by separating the living room…

Decorex Cape Town: extraordinary creations with 100% Design South Africa

Since 1994, Decorex has become known as Africa’s most dynamic portfolio of décor, design and lifestyle exhibitions. But since it combines 25 years of design inspiration,1 200 exhibitors and 50 000m² of exhibition space, how could it not?Decorex Cape…