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BREAKFAST WITH ALISA AND LYSANDRA

BREAKFAST WITH ALISA AND LYSANDRA

Let’s just accept this fact; life gets crazy-busy, every day. Both our calendars are time blocked, highlighted with different colours, and managed by the hour; but no matter how busy we get we never fail to make time for breakfast! A good brekkie is like fuel for your...

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7 INTERIOR DESIGN BOOKS WE CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF

7 INTERIOR DESIGN BOOKS WE CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF

Stacked, nestled, lined up by spine height or colour, and proudly displayed on the coffee table; yes, we love interior design books and this week we reveal seven of our favourite ones that are essential for your collection. Flicking through pages of interior design...

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HOLIDAY PACKING MADE EASY

HOLIDAY PACKING MADE EASY

It’s been a long time coming, but this year both of us allowed our selves the time to have a vacation; to spend a few weeks away from phones, to-do lists, the media and even our daily routine tasks at home. We’ve travelled enough to know what works and what doesn’t,...

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ALISA AND LYSANDRA’S QUICK-GUIDE TO CHOOSING ARTWORK

ALISA AND LYSANDRA’S QUICK-GUIDE TO CHOOSING ARTWORK

You don’t need to be an art connoisseur to be able to choose art. We have a number of clients who ask us to choose their artwork for them -and we do, but we also educate them on how and why we chose their pieces, because art in many ways is an extension of you and...

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TREND ALERT: 5 PLANTS THAT ARE A DECORATOR’S DREAM

TREND ALERT: 5 PLANTS THAT ARE A DECORATOR’S DREAM

Renovating or designing a new space in your home? Make sure you add ‘plants’ on your budget list, because we’ve got news for you… indoor plants are seriously on trend right now and rightfully so, because they deliver a number of benefits that beat any other home...

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HOW TO CHOOSE THE PERFECT RUG FOR YOUR SPACE

HOW TO CHOOSE THE PERFECT RUG FOR YOUR SPACE

You know you have found the right rug when you lay it out and suddenly everything falls into place nicely. It's as if your furniture, accessories and artwork are saying 'yes please, come join us'. We receive many questions from fans asking us about how to choose a rug...

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BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL NEUTRALS? HERE’S HOW

BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL NEUTRALS? HERE’S HOW

We’ve heard it all before; ‘too beige’, ‘too vanilla’, and ‘cottage cheese’, terms used to describe neutral interiors that lack that certain oomph! But decorating with neutral colours can be impressive if done right. Read on to find out how. From wall colour to soft...

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