Browsing Tag

interior

Home

Make it your own: Home decor ideas for rented apartments

April 17, 2019

Decorating an apartment can be tricky, especially if it is not one that you own. A rented apartment usually has rules attached regarding what you can and cannot do for decorating. For example, you might not be able to paint the walls or drill into them to hang up art. And while you do have to obey these rules, this does not mean that you cannot decorate your apartment to suit your personality. You should invest in some home decor…

Continue Reading

Family Home

Simple ways to organise your nursery

January 17, 2019

Planning and decorating a nursery can provide you with hours of fun. You can create the perfect haven for your little one to spend their early years in, allowing them to grow into happy children. One of the most important parts of creating a nursery is keeping it organised and tidy for your little bundle of joy. You should look out for baby accessories that will make the organisation easier. For example, a storage box to store baby mink blankets,…

Continue Reading

Home

How to use the new Pantone colour in your home

January 14, 2019

A new year, a new Pantone colour. For those who follow the colour institute’s advice to the letter, the colour for 2019 is Living Coral, a fun and punchy bright pink-orange hue which exudes the liveliness of the year ahead. And it can easily be incorporated into your home if you follow some simple tips and tricks.   You can start by looking for lounge suites in neutral colours to offset the vibrant coral tones. Or you could invest in…

Continue Reading

Home

How to make a small living room feel elegant

November 20, 2018

Having a living room on the smaller side does not mean that it cannot be chic and elegant. You can make the room feel glamorous, even if it can only fit a two-seater couch, coffee table and television. But, it can be difficult to know exactly how to do this. You might be completely stuck for ideas or are not even sure where to start. You can start by looking for stylish sofa covers in Cape Town to match the…

Continue Reading

Home

Magically modern bedroom design tips

November 14, 2018

Furnishing and decorating your bedroom can be fun. Essentially, you are creating a sanctuary to go home to after a long day of work or a day filled with running errands. One decor style, in particular, has become more and more popular over the years, and that is the modern look. A modern bedroom does not have to be harsh or minimalistic. You can look for stylish comforter sets in South Africa with monotone designs for visual interest or introduce…

Continue Reading

Home

Super simple ways to choose the right bedding colour

October 12, 2018

Decorating your bedroom is one of life’s simple joys. You can create the perfect sanctuary to retreat to after a long day of work with some simple tips and tricks, or you can create a vibrant space to spend time meditating. One aspect of decorating this room is choosing the perfect bedding colour to complement your decor, which can be difficult. You will need to look out for bedding specials that offer bedding in just the right hues for your…

Continue Reading

Home

Quick and easy ways to refresh your home

September 28, 2018

So, you want to refresh and revamp your home? But you don’t know where to start, and you don’t have the time do it? There are quick, easy and effective ways that you can use to make your home look fresh and exciting, without having to spend hours planning and coming up with ideas. If you want to refresh your home easily, read on for some top tips and tricks to make the process fun, exciting and simple. Rearrange your…

Continue Reading

Home

Scandi-chic: how to achieve a minimal Scandinavian-style bedroom

September 25, 2018

We have all heard the phrase “Scandinavian design”, but we might not all be sure what, exactly, it is. Scandinavian design is a form of minimalist interior decor that embraces the idea of “hygge”, a Danish word used when acknowledging a feeling or moment as cosy, charming or special. Scandinavian design uses a blend of textures, contrasts and soft hues to make sleek, modern furniture feel cosy and inviting. Think of contrasting cement table lamps with cushions with soft pastel…

Continue Reading

Home Life

Cohabiting tips: how to decorate after moving in with your partner

September 7, 2018

So the time has come for you to move in together. You have spoken about it and considered carefully where you will be living, and the excitement is building. But, you are concerned about how you will decorate your new home or apartment. This can be a tricky subject to broach with your partner, especially if you both have very different styles. You should set aside time to speak about how you both want your home to look and spend…

Continue Reading

Home

How to make a studio apartment cosy

August 29, 2018

Living in a studio apartment usually means that you have a small space to work with when it comes to decorating. Too much stuff, and it can appear cluttered. Too little, and it can look bare and barren. In colder months, you will also want your apartment to be warm and inviting. If you have children, some cosy kids comforter sets in the right places can help to add an element of warmth. You can also invest in some autumnal-toned…

Continue Reading