Browsing Tag

decor

  • Design

    (ma + chr)

    ( Ma + Chr ) is an art and design studio based in Paris, founded by Mathilde Aubier and Christine Delaquaize. wow, two very talented individuals – i love the way they remix vintage…

  • Living

    wit

    i grew up in a white walls household – it just went with my parent’s ‘modernist’ house and that was that. i still get nervous about putting colour on the walls, though…

  • Living

    corvo chair

    i will not hesitate to say that the corvo might be my dream chair. i can see several of these babies around a dinner table or at a desk or just sitting in the…

  • Living

    “under a vast blue sky”

    from the new york times: Jan McFarland Cox, an artist and designer, spent nearly a decade of her life building a house in the Idaho desert, along with architect Tom Kundig. imagine…

  • Living, Vintage

    nest

    if you’re ever in the stellenbosch area and you’re in need of a gift for a friend, girlfriend, mom… or just want something unique for your house – look no further than…

  • Design, Living

    neverend

    i really can’t decide which colour i prefer. both? from furni neverend is a series of clocks created in conjunction with a select group of incredibly talented artists and designers. Each piece…

  • Living, Vintage

    tick tock

    i have a thing for old clocks. i would fill my house with them if it wasn’t for the fact that the ticking drives me nuts. one day i will fill a…

  • Living

    candle ah bra

    at first i thought whoa, a chandelier with no lier (that’s what i imagine the hangy bit to be called). but no, it’s a candelabra – a beautiful one at that. why…

  • Living

    the brick house

    perhaps you remember this post i did about these rad DIY shelves? well apartment therapy did a tour of the brick house‘s, well, house. the portrait above the desk was naturally the…

  • f03_3
    Living

    small is cool

    if you choose to live on your own as a young person (and i say this assuming that you don’t earn major bucks or perhaps you live in an expensive city –…

  • victoria secret
    Stuff

    kris·miss·moss gift guide

    i’m thinking about christmas already. sigh. my family has instituted a one gift per person R100 limit (to combat the “meltdown“). i told them R100 is almost impossible, so i’m shooting for…

  • kitchen
    Living

    cupboards

    i love these kitchen cupboards - so simple!…

  • studio apartment
    Living

    love the light

    i’m nowhere near buying a house (or even a cupboard somewhere) – but if i was on the market for a wee bit of real estate, i would probably start off with…