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Sofas and Living Room Ideas With a Vintage Touch

How to add a vintage touch to your living areas (without losing your contemporary edge) It’s all about balance. To successfully execute (just about) everything we do in life, we need to strike a balance between yin and yang, darkness and light, texture and colour,...

Contemporary vs Modern Furniture

How to differentiate between contemporary and modern furniture trends (it’s more complicated than you think) In doing research for this blog we discovered two things: Like many social media profiles (in reference to relationship status), “It’s complicated” It’s also...

Best Furniture Options for the Boardroom

Things to consider when selecting furniture for your company boardroom What impression are you trying to create? That’s the first question you should ask yourself when it comes to selecting office boardroom furniture and deciding on the overall interior design of the...

Buying Modern Furniture in South Africa

Modern furniture is much sought after in South Africa. Encompassing the entirety of the cultural mixing pot that is our rainbow nation, modern furniture and the progressive aesthetic that it feeds into takes on the textures and patterns of our environment, blending...

The Dos and Don’ts of Purchasing Office Furniture

Purchasing office furniture can be both fun and exasperating at the same time. Here are a few dos and don’ts to maintain the balance between a fun environment whilst still maintaining respect for the corporate space.  DO - consider the space available Be...

5 Tips in Choosing New Furniture

Durability The greatest recommendation in choosing furniture is of course its durability. While it may seem attractive and easier to purchase cheaper, you need years not months out of this purchase. Consider what the unit might need to withstand e.g. rowdy digsmates,...

The Perfect Professional Occasional Chair

Detailing which Occasional Chair works with which Office Environment: Occasional chairs are the perfect professional addition to any room or space. A highly versatile piece of furniture, acting as seating or the perfect design element, a well-placed occasional can tie...

How to Create a Comfortable Office

A comfortable office space is something that is often over looked but being at ease means being productive. For too long we have gone the way of the stiff office setting, going by the idea that discomfort or unease is the best way to stay alert. We have found that having a work space where you can move around, sit in different positions and find comfort in all corners allows you to do your best work.

Colours of 2019: Top Decor Tips for next year

Top décor tips are everywhere when approaching Summer, and a new year. What will be in? What will be out? Colour trends shift from year to year, each with its own place and identity. With 2018 winding down and 2019 just around the corner, it is time to look ahead to new beginnings.

Designing the Perfect Lounge

Your lounge is a place of solace, a place where you can relax in a space of your own, making it as comfortable and in tune with you as possible. While it can be tricky to get started, there are a few ways to get going. Whether redesigning the whole area or sticking to certain elements of your existing look, designing the perfect lounge is just another way to love your home.

Ideas for Stylish Bedroom Design

Bedroom design is up to your individual taste, for the most part. Designing these comfort rooms in your home does, however, depend on a couple of elements. How large is the room? Which way is it facing? What part of the house is it in? By using some basic guidelines you can almost always ensure that your bedroom is as cosy, relaxing and stylish as possible. It’s all about creating your ideal space, after all.

Outdoor Furniture and Accessories

Outdoor furniture and accompanying accessories are fantastic enhancements to your outside area to create a comfortable, relaxing environment to enjoy all year round. Whether enjoying a chilly winter’s eve or a glowing summer’s day, having the right outdoor seating arrangements can make or break the dynamic of your space. Be it for a braai, dinner or generally entertaining friends, having a comfortable, embracing space outdoors lets you enjoy every moment in your home.

Home Office Design ideas trending this year

When designing your home office in 2018, it should always reflect your individual taste. How can this crucial space make you the most efficient at your business? In most cases, the design of your home office is determined by your profession or the kind of work you do on a day-to-day basis. Whether using available rooms or building a separate area, your office needs to be an environment primed for productivity.

Bring in Style with Dining Room Chairs

Dining room chairs are an interesting décor consideration. As an item that tends to be formal, traditional and fairly ordinary at the end of the day, you would have thought that you had seen them all. However, in this modern world where traditional has become somewhat adaptable, dining rooms have changed in their level of formality. Creating a relaxed, enjoyable ambiance in your home is ideal for digging into a home-cooked meal with family and friends.

How a Coffee Table can Change a Room

A coffee table is, in essence, the centre piece of any traditional lounge. The archetypal, or rather definitive, coffee table is a four post, square table, sitting about knee height. However, defining details can set this everyday item apart from the room, no longer just a helpful table but rather a focal point of the elegantly put-together lounge.