I’ve been thinking of some nice DIY projects for Valentines’ day and for uses of a piece of drift wood that has literally been ‘drifting’ around in our house. I decided to make a 7-day valentines ‘advent’ / count-down calendar. The idea is to write love letters on 7 squares of paper, fold them using the simple origami heart step-by-step instructions below and then hanging them up from something.
The African continent is positioning itself as a global style icon, fusing the influences of international trend-makers with the unique colour and vibrancy that characterises its people and cultures. The impact of this colourful continent on the 2019 lifestyle trends will be brought home through the features and products showcasing at Africa’s biggest décor and design exhibition – Decorex SA. Consisting of Decorex Durban, Decorex Cape Town and Decorex Joburg, this year’s much-anticipated theme ‘Designing for Africa – feels like home’ encapsulates the re-birth of the African style powerhouse.
(Credit: Irene Kyriacou & Reedeco – Saint Restaurant) (Photographer: Elsa Young Photography)
Celebrity photographer and chef, Donald Chipumha is usually the face behind the camera capturing the famous faces of celebrities around South Africa, but when My Kitchen Rules South Africa was renewed for a second season, he decided it was time to step in front of the camera.
It’s #BreastCancerAwareness Month which aims to create awareness and raise funds for Breast Cancer.
This year our chosen charity was PinkDrive – they were involved in the new She Shed feature where top designers from around the country were tasked with transforming a traditional outdoor shed into the ultimate women’s haven incorporating different shades of pink.
Lighouse in the She Sheds feature; Decorex Joburg 2018