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DIY: Make your own Terrarium

This is for all of you who say you cannot grow anything but are desperate for a little garden. These little terrariums can be as big or as small as you want. The succulents you chose are all your choice – try keep them as small as you can as they will grow and grow. All plants use carbon dioxide for food to make oxygen so by having a little garden indoors you are cleaning the air and providing more oxygen. Here is a little tutorial on how to make your own Zen garden. What you need? A Bowl or Vessel to make your Terrarium in (This one is actually...

BLU RADISSON SEA POINT

Hotel rooms can be dark and boring and have grandmother inspired curtains and upholstery. The rooms at the Blu Radisson in Sea Point, however, have been redone and exude elegance, sophistication, and comfort. I love the neutral colour palette with hints of blue mimicking the ocean and the wood and metal combination with touches of South African beauty in the black and white prints....

Styling – Valentines Day | Consol Glass

Valentines is synonymous with Love, Romance, Pink & Red. Kari from Lovilee put together a beautiful styled table using Consol Glass products to create a beautiful table fit for romance and love. Click here for the Oreo Pop Recipe....

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Shop – The Bakery | Kenton on Sea

On our road trip in September one of our stop off was in Kenton on Sea. I have never been there before but what a magical little place. While we were there we explored the area, the beaches and the little town and soon discovered a new little Bakery called The Bakery. This little shop is run by the wonderful Kerryn and Mark who have moved from JHB to Kenton to run this little dream. What a gorgeous little shop – it sells the most wonderful crusty yet soft, tasty ciabattas. There is no consistent menu – everyday there is something new depending on the seasons and the inspiration. Not...

Event – Orange & Navy | Little Honeypot

Heleen from Little Honeypot has recently launched a side branch of her online shop in terms of event organising and styling. She has an amazing eye for bringing different looks and products together. One winters morning we styled and photographed a Navy and Orange themed table equipped with my carrot cake and Marmalade to compliment the colours. Get in touch with Heleen to organize a special event for you and your family and friends....

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Interior – Bedroom | Olivedale

There is nothing better than being able to put your personality and style into your own bedroom to showcase who you are. Karen (the owner of Lovilee) redecorate her room. The Mirror is from Lots & Crates, my re-vamped sewing table and my Goosegrease cake toppers that Karen made for her wedding. The ‘His & Hers’ cushions that are from Zana Products actually sparked the whole colour concept and scheme. She paired them with some black and white chevron cushions as well as plain black from Mr Price Home. The vinyl triangles are from  Match Set Love {available in her store here in a variety of colours here!}. She used almost two sheets of vinyl for the...

Shop Tour – The Bub Hub | Broadacres

On Saturday morning I had the pleasure of attending the opening of a brand new baby shop in the Broadacres shopping centre called The Bub Hub. What an amazing space. Two sisters Delia and Tara left their corporate jobs to start their dream of owning and running a shop which offered beautiful retail as well as baby massage classes. The Baby Massage classes are a wonderful way of connecting with your baby. Added benefits include relaxes & calms baby, Relieves pain from colic, gas and constipation, Helps baby sleep better. Stimulates brain development and improves sensory awareness, Helps baby to develop body awareness  The retail section provides items that you...

Interior – Torburnlea | Mpumalanga

Dining Room

Africa is home of the worlds best sunsets, fresh clean air, green trees and beauty in abundance. If you are on your way to the Kruger Park – you need to stop in at the most beautiful bed and breakfast in the land – Torburnlea. A beautiful home in the Orchards of the Lowveld, decorated beautifully allowing a home away from home experience. Sit on the verander reading your book with a hot cup of tea looking out over the view or take a relaxing bath with the sound of the wind through the trees. Torburnlea is Scottish and mean – Tor (Rock Formation/Mountain) | Burn (River) | Lea (Meadow)....