25 July 2024
  • 25 July 2024

A Mindful Home – interiors ideas from Kike Pawlik

on 22 December 2022 0

Our interiors expert Kike Pawlik gives you the lowdown on how to make your abode a place of peace and serenity: a mindful home At this time of year, when the cold and dark conditions mean that we are spending more time indoors, it’s a great opportunity to turn your home into the ultimate...

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Scandinavian style – Sweden inspires our interiors editor

on 24 October 2022 0

Inspired by her recent trip to the beautiful nation of Sweden, our interiors wiz Kike Pawlik details the finer points of Scandinavian style. Before I visited this summer, my interpretation of Scandinavian interior design was very much associated with the ubiquitousness of Ikea and their do-it-yourself endeavours that seemed affordable for everyone. While Ikea...

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Moonrise Kingdom – cinematic inspiration from Kike Pawlik

on 3 April 2022 0

If you’re in the mood to liven up your home, our interiors expert Kike Pawlik suggests taking cues from one of cinema’s finest auteurs, and, of course, Moonrise Kingdom. If you feel a little bit bored by your home décor and are looking for something unusual yet tasteful, then it’s a perfect time to...

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Transform Your Garden with a range of ideas from Kike Pawlik

on 1 July 2021 0

As balmy temperatures seep in, our interiors editor Kike Pawlik provides a host of ideas to transform your garden. We all love summer, enjoying the warm weather and long evenings outside. Don’t we all miss enjoying quality time in the fresh air? Maybe it is time to migrate from our comfortable couches and spend...

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Lighting your home for comfortable and safe living

on 1 March 2020 0

Often taken for granted rather than carefully thought out, our very own interiors virtuoso Kike Pawlik explains why lighting your home merits forward-planning. Proper lighting design is crucial to comfortable and safe living. It helps you perform tasks with greater ease, enhances relaxation and enables you to enjoy your home to its full potential....

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Hygge Me!

on 1 November 2019 0

Rather than focusing on materiality, Kike Pavlik talks us through a Scandinavian approach to interiors that values ambiance over aesthetics. Hooga? Hhyooguh? Heurgh? It is not important how you choose to pronounce or spell ‘hygge’. After all, whenever Winnie the Pooh was asked how to spell a certain emotion, he said: “You don’t spell...

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Working 9 to 5…

on 1 November 2019 0

As we continue to adjust to our ever-changing world, interiors editor Kike Pawlik unveils her tips for an inviting makeshift office. Working from home is the new norm right now. Every house needs a place for work, homework, admin and, where required, home-schooling. Given the circumstances, more and more of us intend to have...

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La Vie Bohème!

on 1 September 2019 0

Channel your inner beatnik with these slick, innovative interiors tips from Kike Pavlik. Bohemian style stereotypically resembles Eastern interiors with a lot of bright colours and patterns, not to mention a mix of different types of furniture. Consequently, it’s quite easy to take a kitsch attitude to it and this is something we want...

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Hot Plants

on 1 July 2019 0

Flex your green fingers and bring the outdoors inside with some expert advice from Carine Seitz. When spring is springing, there is no better way to celebrate than with plants. Bringing nature into your home can’t fail to energise you. Not only do they look striking and full of life, they actually improve your...

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The Dark Side

on 1 January 2019 0

Our minister of interiors Carine Seitz suggests some stylish modern moods for your kitchen. Whether you’re planning on investing in a new kitchen, or just like to keep an eye on the world of interiors, you can’t fail to have noticed the current trend for dark colours. This move towards embracing deep shades of...

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