Category: Home and Decor

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Heaven scent: Our favourite candles and diffusers for your whiff enjoyment

Jul 20, 2020, Author: Candice May

As we tuck away indoors, a scented candle or reed diffuser’s warm aroma can be both meditative and escapist. Even though you’re city-bound, the best of the bunch can transport you to a tropical island or lush orange garden. If cold temperatures and grey days […]

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The perfect gift for Mum from Le Creuset

May 7, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Le Creuset has the perfect new gift for Mother’s Day. Grow herbs, flowers and other small plants in the new Set of 3 Classic 11cm Herb Planters with Tray. READ MORE ON HOME AND DECOR HERE. From thoughtful groupings of succulents to windowsills brimming with fresh […]

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Deep cleaning, self-isolation style!

May 6, 2020, Author: Candice May

With everyone still self-isolating and social distancing, we know we’re going to be spending a lot more time at home for the foreseeable future. There’s not a huge amount that we can control right now, but one thing we can do is make our lives […]

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Block & Chisel has a gorgeous new store in Parkwood 

May 1, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

The proudly South African home and furniture brand, Block & Chisel has just opened a brand-new store in Parkwood that’s designed to offer customers a unique boutique-style retail experience. READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE. The new store has everything you’ve come to expect from […]

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The story of Roche Bobois

Apr 21, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Roche Bobois is the story of two families, the Roches and the Chouchans, not predestined to meet. In 1950, Jacques Roche purchased the old Alexandre Dumas theater on rue de Lyon in France. His sons, Philippe and François, joined the company and together established the […]

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Extended lockdown: How to manage emergency home repairs

Apr 20, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

The prospect of staying home during the lockdown may feel very different if you suddenly wake up to a flooded kitchen or an electrical fault that leaves your home with no power – and no idea of who to call, or if you can call […]

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The ultimate autumn oasis – Cosy décor items to turn your home into a seasonal escape

Mar 31, 2020, Author: Candice May

Leaves are falling … autumn is calling! Say goodbye to summer by adding cosy autumnal touches around your house with these festive yet simple additions that will bring all that magic straight to your living room, bedroom and beyond. The glow of these Origami Pumpkin Paper Lights provides the perfect warm hue for a night […]

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Say hello to Block Basics!

Mar 3, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Achieving Instagrammable décor just got a whole lot easier thanks to Block Basics, an online home and décor website. READ MORE ON OUR TOP 5 HERE. The site is curated by the same people who brought us premium home interiors brand Block & Chisel and aims to give […]

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Keep your kitchen sparkling with Earthsap’s eco-friendly cleaning essentials

Feb 14, 2020, Author: Candice May

We’re becoming more and more environmentally conscious (rightly so), so it seems appropriate that we start thinking of ways to bring natural, organic cleaning into our favourite place in the home: The kitchen. We tried and tested some of Earthsap’s eco-friendly cleaning essentials made with naturally derived, safe, nontoxic […]

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Our top 5 buys to fragrance every room in the house

Feb 12, 2020, Author: Candice May

The best home scents don’t only add some warmth and heavenly aromas to your home, but also make a real difference to your mood – and even help complete the interior of a room. We’ve gathered gorgeous fragrances from candles to diffusers that add plenty of ‘oomph’ to […]