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Issue 55 – Sea Cottage

Tomorrow, on 29 May, the foremost decorating show in South Africa, Rooms on View, will open at the Sandton Convention Centre. One of the most exciting exhibits is always South Africa House, showcasing new work from South...

Issue 55 – Magnetic South

The theme of Issue 55 of Elle Deco SA is Magnetic South, celebrating all things South African - and there's lots to celebrate! Our team has put together a hotlist of things we LOVE about South Africa. Here are just a fe...

Issue 55 – Sunnyside up

The gorgeous home on the cover of Issue 55 is in Sunnyside, Tshwane, and belongs to Lientjie Wessels and Robert Denton, just two blocks away from their fabulous cafe, Li-Bel. Stylist-turned-chef Lientjie is also the crea...

Interview – Margaret Woermann

Heartworks is a beautifully curated store selling very special handmade things from all over South Africa.In many ways, Heartworks has pioneered South African crafts, really putting them on the map, and so I'm thrilled t...

Belinda Ormond

Cape Town ceramist, Belinda Ormond, has been doing something interesting with throwaway objects like plastic milk cartons. These look familiar, don't they? But pick them up, and you'll see they're made of clay, not plast...

Starry Eve

I was in Casamento again recently (see my previous post about this shop here), and saw these beautiful chairs which really deserve mention.These reconditioned 60's oak chairs have been beautifully upholstered in a patchw...

Expo Visit 3

It's a total Design Indaba overload! Thank goodness my memory card filled up, or...

Expo visit 2

Today is the last day of the Design Indaba Expo, and then the conference starts ...

Expo Visit 1

Before my camera battery went flat, I managed to take a couple of snaps at the D...

Most Beautiful Object

Every year at the Design Indaba Expo, there's a vote for the Most Beautiful Obje...

Joom

Take a look at the Joom website to see the cute products this Cape Town-based de...

Yda Walt

More tableware today, this time from Joburg-based printmaker, Yda Walt, who appl...

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