Nothing beats a homemade gift on Mother’s day! It used to be a tradition to make your gift from scratch and now that the shops may be off-limits, this great DIY flower artwork is just perfect! Elle Franco from DIY with Elle shows us how to make a fun Mother’s Day gift. (more…)
Serial DIYers never get bored. There is always something to do, in fact, their problem is the opposite – not enough time to finish all those WIPs (work in progress). Vermont Sales shares their favourite DIY project for the month.
The country of allure and mystery. When your mind wanders to Morocco, you may be seduced by images of lavish green courtyards decorated in mosaics and intricate geometric designs. Arched walkways in pastel colours, the smell of incense in a bustling souk and the sound of bartering in the background.
You can easily recreate some of this Morocoon splendour by creating an easy Moroccon inspired,...Read More
Later this month we will be talking about contemporary lighting. To get your creative juices flowing, we thought it would be a good idea to share a quick contemporary lighting DIY idea. We love all the inspiration we get online and we totally fell in love with the idea of creating very cool lampshades in a super easy and fun way.
Today we are looking at creating your own floral, geometric,...Read More
The Inhabit Workshop is a place for you to find new tips and techniques for small projects around your home. When it comes to decorating and design, many homeowners choose to make their own items and boycott mass-retailers. This is a great way to ensure your home truly has unique pieces that cannot be found anywhere else. Jana Nel is a ceramicist known for creating bespoke pieces for your...Read More
The Garden Table is a brand new feature at the 2020 InHabit HOMEMAKERS Expo brought to you by The DIY Garden Designer. Visitors will be entertained and educated during a series of food and gardening demonstrations led by celebrity chefs, landscapers and experts. The experts will use our beautifully landscaped indoor garden as a source of inspiration. We chat to Garden Table expert: Tasha...Read More
With the Johannesburg expo only weeks away we are glad to announce our third Designer Spaces Challenge designer. For the House of Sweet Savannah, Africa is at the centre of all design projects. Owner Cecilia Kapasula, says her design house is about adding a piece of Africa into your life. Through an array of vibrant, bold and bright decorative products, House of Sweet Savannah specialises in...Read More
Canvas floorcloths or carpets have been protecting floors and adding style to homes since the 18th century. Cape Town HOMEMAKERS Expo Exhibitor, Art To Step On have been inspired by this centuries old décor tradition. Adding a bit of modern flair, they masterfully create canvas floorcloths, tablecloths and blinds for homes across the world. (more…)
As a family-run business, Paint Master has been designing and manufacturing paints for over two decades. Their love for paint can be seen in the great care taken in the manufacturing of the premium, quality products that are produced by this proudly South African company.