Benguela Cove Estate

Spotlight on Property: Benguela Cove Estate

A look inside an elaborate home in the prestigious Benguela Cove estate on the Bot River Lagoon in the Overberg. The setting for this house within Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, on the Botrivier Lagoon...
Bureaux_Garden Indoor Gardens

Airs & Graces: A guide to indoor gardens

Text Mandy Allen Styling Sven Alberding Photographs Greg Cox Location Shot at Babylonstoren Naturally beguiling, low-maintenance and with a myriad of species to pick from – it’s little wonder that plants are the botanical must-haves du jour, offering...
Abalone House

Seaside Bliss at Abalone House and Spa in Paternoster

Looking for a deluxe getaway? Enjoy a beach side break in a villa designed with luxury and comfort in mind. Located in the pretty fishing village of Paternoster, Abalone House’s beautiful Pool Villas epitomise a...
Bespoke-Bathrooms

Newest looks for bathrooms in 2018

We’ve rounded up ideas from two top bathroom experts about current and future trends. What’s the best way to give your bathroom a lift? "Make the space uniquely yours" says owner and founder of Victorian Bathrooms,...
Zen apartment

Modular Simplicity – apartment architecture conveying traditional Japanese Zen philosophy

The most simplistic, minimalist elements in architecture convey traditional Japanese Zen philosophy in this apartment. Yes, unbelievably this spacious three bedroomed abode is an apartment, not a house, and is reminiscent of Japanese architect Tadao...

Outdoor living: patio decor trends

With international trends moving towards healing their economies, people are growing more confident about spending on bigger purchases. There’s also a focus on outdoor furniture design while holidaying at home becomes more popular. Your patio...
Torquay Upper Claremont

Spotlight on Property: From an architect’s heart

The exterior of this chic Upper Claremont house, designed by South African architect Philip Briel, incorporates unique and fascinating design elements reminiscent of the architectural style of the infamous Le Corbusier. Architectural perspectives Set in a...
Douglas Jones

Kitchens trends with staying power

An early year preview for 2018 reveals the latest in kitchen trends. Here’s how you can use upcoming ideas when freshening up or redesigning your kitchen to add value with smart updates that will...
The Stack

The Stack – public brasserie and private members’ club

Situated in Cape Town’s grand 160-year-old Leinster Hall in Gardens - the old home of The Cape Town Club - The Stack, a public brasserie and private members’ club, celebrates an inspiring new take...
Bishopscourt Property

Spotlight on property: English country inspiration

This characterful Bishopscourt homestead, situated on over 6000 m² of well-established landscaped gardens, is reminiscent of rural, poetic England. Its crowning glory is the snug, traditional thatch roof and green lawns, and giant trees...

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