Mar , Jeanine Hays, creative director of the interior design firm Aphrochic in Brooklyn, New York, works with her team to develop modern takes on traditional African textiles and patterns found in ceremonial objects For instance, they have a collection of poufs upholstered in prints d n from kuba cloth,
May , Most people keep their vacation memories alive in photographs and souvenirs But Style at Home advertising sales director Julie Wiggins had a bigger plan to commemorate the majestic African safari she and her husband, Jeff, had taken in With guidance from contributing design editor Christine
Nov , This occasional chair was constructed by an exceptionally talented South African product designer His design concept was inspired by the design philosophy of Isamu Noguchi where Everything is sculpture The artist set out to design a functional piece of art using natural flowing lines that resulted in a
Jan , If you re decorating an African style house, then you have to rely on a theme of naturals and neutrals Aupiais House in Camps Bay was realized by Site Interior Design in South Africa The building reflects good aesthetic sensibilities contrary to the common beach house interior design in the area The team
Sep , TRAVELING TO SOUTH AFRICA AND TRADING HERE IS A BLOG FOR THE DESIGN MINDED ADVENTURER IN ARCHITECTURE, AFRICAN DECOR AND FURNITURE, TRAVEL, ART, PHOTOGRAPHY, FASHION, FOOD, WINE, CURRENT TRENDS AND EVENTS WE WILL EVEN CROSS THE
Aug , A A Duplex, Israel, by Yael Perry This renovated apartment in Sharon, Israel, features a small play area with blocks of colour painted onto the walls, and wall mounted storage shaped like houses Find out more about A A Duplex
Jun , Completed in in Cape Town, South Africa Images by Adam Letch, Mickey Hoyle The architects have been involved with previous projects on this tree rich property, and were commissioned to design a small contemporary house to
Jan , And despite the lush summers, our harsh winters have dominated local interiors with a focus on neutrals over colour, says interior designer Samantha Sacks of Sam Sacks Design To inject a bit of African flavour into their clients homes, interior designers look to accessories and conversation pieces.
Apr , This amazing interior was published in ELLE Decor South Africa Not only does it have a fantastic vintage feel but it also combines vintage mid century pieces with ultra bright, almost neon colors A nice touch is also added by the black and white photos from Alfred Hitchcock s movies source You might
Mar , At , Sasha Bikoff has her own interior design firm, a pop up boutique and, if all goes according to plan, a furniture and candle collection Go Bold Have fun with design, and be fearless, Ms Bikoff advised millennials contemplating the décor of their first grown up apartments You want your home to be
Jul , Local Talent from Creative Cape Town Emma de Crespigny of C Galerie is collaborating with Stefan Frylinck of Space for Life at Design South Africa They are both incredible furniture designers that work with vintage pieces to make it their own Emma s art deco patterns have been printed on
Oct , An Interior Designer Contractor s Beautiful Brooklyn Home, Design Sponge When I first saw this mantel I was so thrilled against the exposed brick wall it was just magic, Danielle says I bought the white frame chair from a friend and had it reupholstered in fabric I had leftover from my first ever
Dec , Williamsburg Schoolhouse by White Arrow The new space is a home rooted in its past but updated with modern conveniences and a distinctly artistic point of view , said White Arrow Williamsburg Schoolhouse by White Arrow Overall, the interior decor makes a subtle reference to Mediterranean design,
Feb , Fortunately, a growth in native practices and a more sensible, sensitive approach from foreign organizations has led to the rise of architectural groups creating buildings which learn from and improve Africa Combining local solutions with the most appropriate Western ideas, for the first time these new
Jun , called The Adjaye Collection, at the NeoCon commercial interior design trade show in Chicago last week David Adjaye textiles for Knoll bb_dezeen__ Meroe upholstery by David Adjaye for Knoll It features nine patterns based on traditional African motifs, most of which were influenced by pieces in
May , Once inside, a potential visitor is welcomed by spacious interiors, filled with natural light and refined design compositions Except for the wall color, which is constant throughout the residence, no room is similar to the next, each interior having it own well defined personality Currently on sale for ,,,
Jan , This children s library with rammed earth walls in Africa was built by BC Architects and Studies and the local community, according to an open source Bamboo Weaving lamp fixtures Local bamboo is not of construction quality, but can nicely be used for special interior design functions, or light filters.
Dec , In design school, many of us students would often cite I wanted to bring the outdoors in as a concept for an interior design project But though it s a A common feature I ve noticed in Cape Town homes is a wide wall of floor to ceiling windows (and in some cases, doors) that look out to nature This strong
Nov , the residence is enriched by various oases The interior design is highly modern, with beautiful contemporary furniture arrangements and inspiring details What intrigued us is the barbed wire in the last photo (a common addition to fences in South Africa) which contrasts heavily with the overall design of
Jan , Ever since I launched my business for Arabic calligraphy stencils Middle Eastern home decor, I can t find the time to practice my hobby (decorating) like I used to So when I receive emails I live in Western Africa and have been contracted to design the interior of a Muslims home ( I am not one myself)
Mar , Lovely spacious and the big house is located in South Africa This home was planned by the company Grobler The project was to produce a design house in minimalist mode, producing heat and ease The inside of the main range of the whitened walls, roof, furniture white, or semblance of warm milk .
Feb , Variety is the spice of life in interior design! Graff Hotel Africa Bedroom More often than not I hear potential clients say that they want their home to feel like a hotel I usually think that s sad, but given the inspired interiors of this chic contemporary design hotel, I feel I can now start to get on board with that
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Situated in Northern Africa, as one of the only three countries to have a coastline along both the Atlantic and Mediterranean, Morocco has often been the subject of lush and romantic fantasy The country is extremely diverse, with residents that are Arab, Berber, and many European and sub Saharan African immigrants.
Aug , Interior design and decorating in Arabic style offers a dramatic alternative to neutral colors and white decorating Wooden panels or stucco create picturesque wall and ceiling designs in Arab interiors Oriental rugs are traditional ideas for floor decoration in Middle Eastern, African and Moroccan style.