Based in Amsterdam, Droog is a design company with global impact. Their funky and innovative products are designed to be different and recontextualise the use of everyday objects. Available in South Africa through Label Orange, here are our top ten products from Droog
Pierre Cronje recently opened the doors of his flagship showroom in Kramerville. The new venue, with its 700m2 showroom capacity, is ideally suited to showcase the large variety of solid wood furniture pieces that have become iconic across distinguished homes in South Africa
If you venture out to Maboneng Precinct, the rejuventated business and residential district in the heart of Johannesburg, you will discover the Living Room – a rooftop bar and the brainchild of Tiakaya Designz owner, Taryn Jacobson. Tiakaya is a design company offering interior/exterior spatial solutions and unique landscaping installations
In keeping within the parameters of estate requirements, while maintaining a home that portrays a distinct style, requires expertise, thorough planning and creative insight. Taking up the challenge, Victor Turnkey Projects successfully created a contemporary yet practical family home, while ensuring that the defined theme of the estate was complied with
Smacs.co.za, South Africa’s top online store for all things home related, has recently brought out the koziol range of gift, home, kitchen and bathroom accessories, which blends design and functionality. And we’re in love! The best way to describe this range of German products is fun, bold, cartoonish and cute. Koziol combines design and practicality to create a line of products that will bring a smile to your face
One glorious day, one momentous event – we moved in! I spend a while gazing around the beautiful new house. It is stunning, absolutely stunning! It has exceeded my expectations. I eventually get stuck under the chandelier in the entrance; I am spellbound: the sun is streaming through the windows and refracting through the crystals. There are tiny rainbows glistening over the wall: God’s blessing is what rainbows signify, after all
In any home flooring is critical in setting the tone and mood of a room – it forms the base in which everything else is laid out. “Flooring can create drama from the moment you enter a space or form a subtle background to a luxurious living room,” says Liza Watermeyer, Retail Display Coordinator at Tile Africa
Directly opposite 44 Stanley is a brand new decor shop, Belle. Owned by Belinda Fawell, Belle offers an eclectic combination of antique and vintage pieces – ranging from the sensibly classic to the wonderfully eccentric, dotted with a few contemporary beauties – all hand-picked and brought in from France, with love! Added to this is the deliciously fine smell of organic soaps and smelly goodies from La Maison Savon De Marseille. Yum!