Attention all Capetonians! Terrace Living has opened a stunning new showroom in 349 Albert Road, Woodstock. The new showroom replaces the one in the Palms Centre in Main Road, Woodstock, and will feature the same classic outdoor furniture ranges along some exciting new collections. The new showroom is close to [...]
In the last in our series of posts about classic furniture designs, we take a look at one of the all-time great female designers, Florence Knoll. Born in America in 1917, Knoll had the privilege of studying under legends such as Mies van der Rohe and Eliel Saarinen, and even [...]
In the second of our three-part series on classic furniture design, we take a look at French design legend Le Corbusier’s Petit Confort chair. Originally born in Switzerland, Le Corbusier became a French citizen in 1930 at the age of 43. He is probably better known for his buildings than [...]
In the first of a three-part series on classic furniture designs, we take a look at one of the most iconic pieces of the 1960s – Finnish designer Eero Aarnio’s Ball Chair. Aarnio had just opened his first office after studying at the Institute of Industrial Arts in Helsinki when [...]
It’s mid-summer in Cape Town and, although most of us have returned to work after the holidays, there’s still ample opportunity to enjoy the great weather and late sunsets. Cape Town’s summers are legendary among sun-loving locals and tourists who want to get a bit of a tan before winter’s [...]
There are some quick and easy additions to a balcony that can immediately make it more romantic. Today we look at some great accessories that can turn your balcony or terrace into a space of magic and romance with very little effort.
Although Valentine’s Day is still a month away, we thought it a good idea to give you some inspiration on how to make your balcony or terrace a romantic space. Today we look at some general tips on how to add some romance to your balcony:
In our second post on how to turn your balcony into a serene private sanctuary, we look at some accessories that you can add to the space to make it that more relaxing.
Turn your balcony into a private sanctuary – part 1 It’s been a great summer holiday but many of us have now returned to our day jobs to get going on a new year with new challenges and opportunities. While it’s still fairly quiet now, things will soon pick up [...]