Modern Interior Inspiration

Conjuring the perfect setting in Upper East Side, we love the cosy yet sophisticated setting of this home. The shell of the apartment is Victorian inspired with high ceilings, crisp white walls and floors with a herringbone design. The library symmetrically mirrors the space making it appear vertically longer. Neutral tones have been layered to…

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Wall Paneling Installations- Dado Rails

Dado rails are a great way to create depth, texture and framing to your wall for interest. In the 19th century dado rails were used to protect walls from getting damaged and would generally keep them at a height of 1200mm. They would serve a number of purposes which would split the wall into 3…

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Contemporary Dinning- Shop the look

High ceilings, thick detailed cornices, white walls and wooden floors are the characteristics of a Victorian style home, making it the perfect fit for a clean contemporary look. Look for pieces in your home that have meaning or are sentimental value to you. Keep your space light and airy with the furniture, add texture and…

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Upholstering in Linen

The thought of linen sparks up three of my senses; the Smell captures a story of the natural flax that had gone through the manufacturing processes and the conditions of that factory. When I pick up (Feel) the linen for the first time, I experience the heavy weight and movement which I use to envision…

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8 Shoes, 8 Tiles with Decobella

You’re renovating your home either choosing a floor, wall or splashback tile and there are so many options out in the market. Choosing the right tile isn’t always easy if you don’t have a style to work with. In collaboration with Decobella we have taken upon an 8 week challenge to help you identify your…

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Loft 313 House Plant Guide

Plants have become a real trend to add in any space especially over-sized and interesting ones. They have a charm that creates a whimsical feel and each plant has its benefits and characteristics. Loft 313 with its double volume ceiling was desperately needing some greenery. After experimenting these last couple of months where best the…

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Wake up your walls with 10 tones

It’s that time of year to start thinking about freshening up your walls for the holidays. This week we will be showcasing 10 Plascon colours to ‘wake up your walls’ from the trending tones of the colour forecast (https://plamenadanieli.com/2018/09/23/colour-forecast-with-dulux-2019/) we are seeing for 2019. Walls are a simple and inexpensive way to freshen up a…

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11 Millennial Pink décor items for your home

We have flourished into a pink era and are seeing it everywhere in the backgrounds of social media feeds, fashion trends, food and décor items. This is the year of Millennial pink which design enthusiasts call Rose Quartz, and can range from candyfloss, Mauves to Salmon pink hues. Just how did the movement start? We…

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Modern Boho Bedroom- Shop the look

Current trending look for bedroom. Shop the look from local South African brands.

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Colour Forecast with Dulux 2019

As spring approaches, Dulux introduces 34 colour ways categorized in 4 themes titled Filter. Filter focuses on technologies working at full blast while, humanity is being bombarded with reminders, invitations and social media. Through social media we have a choice to block out the negative and “like” the positive which brings us happiness. With all…

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