Cost Effective Ways to Spruce Up your Living Room

Living room refresh

Would you love to refresh your living room but afraid it will cost to much? Here are some great cost effective ways you can spruce up your living room.

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Classic Blue & Other Cool Trends

Classic-Blue-2020-Southern Guild

Can Classic Blue really be a trend? Most importantly does it even matter anymore? I wasn’t sure until I attended a recent trend talk. While Amsterdam based trend forecaster Jan Agelink’s Trend Safari talk called Woke briefly touched on Pantone’s 2020 Colour of the Year – Classic Blue, the trends he discussed made me look […]

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Beautiful Boutique B&B on the Venice Grand Canal

Beautiful Boutique Hotel on the Venice Grand Canal.

Situated  on the banks of Venice’s Grand Canal is the beautiful Cima Rosa boutique B&B. Cima Rosa was created by a dynamic couple, Brittany (who is originally American) and her Venetian architect husband.  The young family had been looking for a home in Venice for a while – and had almost given up – when […]

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Pantone’s 2018 Colour of the Year – Ultra Violet


Pantone 2018 Colour of the Year Pantone’s 2018 Colour of the year Ultra Violet communicates creativity, originality, nobility, luxury and mystery, so it’s no surprise that this colour has been embraced by many in the design industry.

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Step Inside the Home of this Durban Interior Decorator

Durban Interior Decorator Interior Decorator Celeste Bushnell is based in Umhlanga where she lives with her husband and three sons. They recently bought and renovated a home in the area to create their ideal family home.

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Glamping at South Africa’s newest luxury tented safari camp

Rhino Sands

Rhino Sands Safari Camp I was lucky enough to visit the recently opened Rhino Sands Safari Camp in the big five Manyoni Private Game reserve in the heart of Zululand, just three hours from Durban. I love the African bush but the thought of staying in a tent would normally put me off. Glamping however, […]

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