DJC Summer

Round round, baby, round round…

The defining feature of this proudly local Cape Town apartment is its original use of curvilinear form. And its source might just surprise you. 

Material gains

Manhattan designer Tina Rich works tried-and-tested tricks of the trade to her advantage in her design overhaul of a Soho loft. We break down the hard-working results.

Kit Kemp Design Secrets - headboard

Master the art of the headboard

Transform your bedroom from functional to formidable in six easy steps with the new book from the British designer of Firmdale Hotels, Kit Kemp Design Secrets.

Take me to church, you’ll say

Chapels of love

To step inside today’s privately commissioned chapels is to give praise to the architects who designed them. We explore three of these unusual and meditative spaces.

Make yourself at home

Erinvale Estate Hotel & Spa’s recent refurbishment is a stylish take on home-away-from-home decorating. Interior designer Clinton Savage shares his vision for the Somerset West hotel.

Girl, interrupted

Artist Claudia Gurwitz’s latest body of work, Interrupted, at the AVA Gallery from 2 June, is an uncomfortable look at the current disconnect between nature and humanity.

Sitting pretty

We snuggle up in these showstopper occasional chairs and pair them with designer side tables.

Bach house, Australia, St Andrews Beach, Architecture, timber home, beach inspired, beach living

Bach to basics

For this architectural duo, the basics of beach-house living, and views in all directions, were the starting point for an unusual and innovative Australian commission.

Noē Prades, Lounge, Spaces, Decor, Interior design, Black and white, Monochromatic

The reign in Spain

For Noē Prades, a rising star of Iberian design, decorating with noble intentions means a respect of histories both natural and cultural.

Industrial revolution

How to master the industrial look, by way of this commercial space turned four-floor penthouse in the heart of Cape Town.