The Decorex Africa sales team have hit the ground running for Durban, Cape Town Africa 2020, and heading up this sales team is Bronwyn Houldsworth who has recently been promoted as General Manager of Sales for Decorex Africa at Reed Exhibitions South Africa. So, we thought it would only be fitting to catch up with this powerhouse lady, over a cuppa of coffee of course.
Article by: Yellowtrace
On the island of Menorca, as yet unscathed by an overrun of tourists, the Experimental Group have opened their latest outpost. The Menorca Experimental Hotel sits on 30 hectares of green, tranquil land, within a revamped 19th century ‘finca’, or agricultural estate. The whitewashed compound was carefully restored by a team of local craftsmen, under the guidance of French interior designer Dorothee Meilichzon.
Article by: Basis Furniture
Create a braai room that marries style and practicality
Braai rooms have been a feature in South African homes since the 1980s. This doesn’t mean that some South Africans (and probably other nationalities) have not been cooking their meat indoors since the dawn of time but, simply, that the official existence of “a braai room” or “binnebraai” as a recognised part of a home’s design came to the fore a few decades ago. Today, “braai rooms” are often considered a core part of home floorplans.
Article by Homify
There’s a lot to be said for stress, apart from the fact that most of us seem to have it these days! For one thing, the right type and amount of stress can actually be a good thing, like worrying about meeting a deadline at work can propel you to put in a little extra time and, thus, perform better.
But too much stress can affect us quite terribly, especially when it comes to both our physical and mental health, including depression, lack of energy, and a higher risk of cholesterol and heart attack. That is why it is crucial to cut down on stressful situations where possible, especially at home. Home is supposed to be a safe and stress-free space where one relaxes, recharges, and spend quality time with loved ones. That puts a rather important emphasis on the living room, bedroom, kitchen, and any other space in the home, doesn’t it?
But what do you do when ‘home’ is one of the areas in your life that enhances your stress levels? Then you should really follow the examples of professional interior designers and look at doing the following…