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The Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition by Mulliner

Bentley has created a unique, Limited Edition model that pays homage to the legendary No. 1 Bentley Blower of 1929. The Continental GT Convertible Number 1 Edition by Mulliner is a modern interpretation of a truly iconic racing car and features 18-carat gold plated...

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Valcucine SA – Science of Interaction

The comfort derived from an ergonomically designed kitchen that ensures freedom of movement is connected to one’s physical and sensory well-being. The organisation of the space, personalisation of height and the placement of appliances and storage areas contribute to...

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Molteni&C – Custom Crafted

The Kensington armchair, designed by Rodolfo Dordoni, provides enveloping lines and calibrated proportions that one can simply sink into when wanting to chill and / or hang out. The all-in-one frame, complete with generous armrests, supports an ergonomic seat that...

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KBAC Flooring – Path of Progress

Installation techniques and materials bore little resemblance to the tools of the trade back in April 1969, when KBAC started trading as Kevin Bates Flooring from a small shop in the Johannesburg CBD. So, the company became a pioneer in the training of installers and...

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Italtile presents: Back to the future

Let’s start with a story. Coke and Pepsi have been at each other’s throats since forever, finding tricksy and bitingly sarcastic ways to off each other in the eyes of their soda quaffing target market. Pepsi pulled off a “Back to the Future”-type ad where teens of the...

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MINI Clubman showcases South African design flair

MINI South Africa’s first local edition of the MINI Clubman, called the Modern African Gentlemen edition, made its stylish debut at a gala event in Johannesburg on Thursday, 27 June. It is the result of an exhaustive and comprehensive campaign to determine: “What is a...

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Introducing Hansgrohe’s Rainfinity

Hansgrohe has a very specific, and well-documented, attitude to the bathroom. The German giants firmly believe that the bathroom is your private space. Your place of zen. Your very own safe haven. The bathroom...

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Flexform – Miami Penthouse

The vast floor-to-ceiling windows in the light-filled living room of this Miami penthouse offer unparalleled views of the city. Brazilian architect and interior designer Andrea Chicharo created rooms that exude warm, sophisticated elegance. [gallery type="rectangular"...

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Ground Rules – 2019 Flooring Trends

As we reach mid-year, our research indicates that there will be three key themes in the residential decoration / design arena: exploring the possibilities of innovative technologies, celebrating alternative and organic materials and searching for and sourcing more...

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Pendant Lights: 5 Different Types to Consider

Whether you're hanging them in a cluster, suspending them in a row at different heights, or simply featuring a solo design, pendant lights have become the luminaire of choice in modern interior design. They’re available in an array of colours, shapes, and sizes and...

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Bright Ideas – 2019 Lighting Trends

Lighting installation and design use illumination to achieve a practical and / or aesthetic effect. It includes both customary artificial light sources – such as lamps and light fixtures – and enhanced performance fittings that improve the overall appearance of an...

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History Redesigned

Australia and New Zealand were long established colonies of the British Isles and as such borrowed much from the old country. Architecture is an easily recognised example in this existing home of significant 1930s English-style. It’s a Brisbane landmark and holds...

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Living with Art

Previously the site of an old family home in suburban Morningside, Sandton, this tract of land was acquired to develop surrounding plots into a high-end cluster development. The resulting complex provides almost every freestanding house with four bedrooms, plus en...

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SALER TEAK, the natural and organic beauty of wood

The sun, the sea, the sand, the soft breeze and the natural daylight, from dawn till dusk. The Mediterranean with its pleasant temperature, natural resources and intense colours forms part of the DNA for all GANDIABLASCO collections, like a homage to its spirit....

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