Interior Decorator Juliette Arrighi. Images: Micky Hoyle | Adel Ferreira

Interior decorator and former magazine decor editor Juliette Arrighi de Casanova’s bijou home in Kenilworth proves that big surprises can come in the tiniest packages.

While some might think a less-is-more approach would be the key to handling the 47 square-meter space, for Arrighi de Casanova, the opposite seems to apply.

Here’s how you can recreate the look of this bold Cape Town apartment:

Juliette Arrighi de Casanova

1. Southern Guild armchair R40 000, Anatomy Design 2. Ceramic flower pot from R490, Pezula Interiors 3. Angular puzzle scatter cushion R395, Weylandts 4. Tab T desk lamp by Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby for Flos R6 550, Limeline 5. Judy entry hallway bench R3 999, @home 6. Bone inlay stool R3 990, Cécile & Boyd 7. Alane white ceramic bottle R850, La Grange Interiors 8. Blue and white pots R1 295 each, Pezula Interiors 9. 1950s vintage diamond Beni Ouarain rug R20 000, The Storer 10. Juno blanket from R1 735, Mungo 11. Montpellier round table R13 995, Block & Chisel

For more advice from Juliette on being bold with decor in small spaces click here.

See more of Juliette’s home in our October Style & Design Issue.