A kitchen splashback is a cost effective and effortless way to transform the look and feel of your kitchen. The most common choice is tiles but you can choose from glass, wood, steel, stone and a variety of other materials. Here are a few of our favourite splashbacks.
Heath Nash is a designer who specialises in making uniquely South African, environmentally-conscious products. In 2010, he won an eco-lighting award at the prestigious interiors show Habitare, and in 2013, his work was chosen to display at the Southern Guild Museum of African Design. Heath works together with a group of local artisans to develop and create innovative lighting products using a variety of recyclable materials
Creating a space which is unique and reflects the client’s personality, yet being functional, timeless and comfortable, Frans Alexander infuses each undertaking, from initial vision to final realisation and installation, with sound business knowledge and creative inspiration
A few days ago SA Home Owner’s Editor Kerry Hayes introduced me to the spectacular lighting work of Bruce Munro. Admittedly, I hadn’t heard of his name before, but once I started browsing through images of his light installations, which look like fantasy scenes straight out of the movie Avatar, I couldn’t get enough!
You know that feeling at 7am on a Monday morning, when the shock of your unwelcome alarm shakes you into the stark reality of a long, arduous week? Well, for me, this wake-up call has been made infinitely more difficult after my brand new purchase of delectable bed linen from Loads of Living that has made my sleeping experience nothing less than heavenly.
One of the must-sees on any design enthusiast’s to-do list should be a visit to Johannesburg’s premier design centre, Design Quarter, located in Fourways. With a wide range of decor, furniture and homeware shops and restaurants in the vicinity, you are truly in store for an unparalleled shopping experience.
At the Sanlam Investments FoodWineDesign Fair we came across a striking range of home decor products by Makers of Stuff (MOS). Included in their eclectic range are garden sculptures that offer beauty and decoration and are designed to grow plants, silk-screened posters that scream out cheeky phrases and show-stopping pendant lights. We spoke to its multi-talented founding partner, Antonia Morgado.
One of the most enjoyable aspects of having a little one is kitting out his/her nursery with the essential – and not so essential – items you’ll need to look after them. This special space will, in fact, quickly become the heart of the home, so it is important that it meets yours’ and baby’s needs
Goet is a furniture design and manufacturing company with strong South African roots and pride. The company was formed by Georg van Gass (an architect) and Zander van Niekerk (an expert carpenter and company owner). Goet strives to produce timeless furniture with expert craftsmanship