Minimalism Last year I wrote a story on the beautiful round house of Pretoria artist Margaret Nel. The annex featured here, was a later addition to the Le…

The Midlands Meander A visit to Rawdons Hotel in Kwazulu Natal, South Africa Every time I’m in South Africa, I try to visit a piece of the country…

Carla Erasmus | Cofounder of Bofred Feature Furniture The air is warm and prickly as we manoeuvre our rented Hyundai up the steep streets of Cape Town’s city…

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Philodendron Rojo Congo Say hello to my new friend Philodendron Rojo Congo. We met a couple of weeks ago, when this curiously coloured character found its way onto…

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Countryside cottage in Berlin It’s just turned four o’clock. The sun is beaming spherical shadows through the dusty windows. I’ve just boarded the train at Ostkreuz when it…