The whimsical bed linen designed by the Big Heart Company has an inherent country charm and stirs up visuals of re-imagined fantasy fairytale characters. The company’s products are designed by a mother and daughter team, Ethne Attlee and Tracy Burke, and manufactured in-house by a team of dedicated staff. The pillowcases are made using 100% cotton, have a 200 thread count and are silkscreened by hand using water-based inks
When the owner of this bold contemporary abode set about designing his perfect home, he knew exactly what he wanted. Like a well orchestrated musical performance nothing was left to chance and everything comes together harmoniously to create a masterpiece – so much so that the home owner states: “Perfection was the key and no detail was too small to be exactly how it should be.”
June is the busy pruning month when we’ll be getting rose bushes and deciduous fruit trees back into great shape for another productive year. June is the time for checking pruning equipment, brushing up on pruning techniques, and for introducing young gardeners to the rewarding art of shaping plants. How about showing the kids how they can get involved?
Spookasem is one of the most unique design companies we’ve come across in a while. Its quirky (and spooky) designs were well received at Design Indaba and are sell-outs on popular online shopping portals like Utique and Citymob. We spoke to the company’s creative forces, Jade Klara and Dani Loureiro
Times are tough, so it is understandable that affordability is at the top of many people’s list of priorities. However, Anton Odendaal from Rochester furniture store cautions: “A big mistake that is often made when buying furniture, is to base a decision only on price, it often ends up costing you more.”