Posts tagged as "artwork"

Posted by the trend stalker on 19th October 2012

Starting Out: Dorm Rooms Part 1

A few posts ago I introduced loyal readers of this blog to a Furnishing Touch first, a series. Not just any old series but one geared towards those starting out in life; be it leaving home for the first time, or going for a second chance and starting over.  This week we focus on dorm […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 8th October 2012

Starting Out: An Introduction

This feature has been in the works for a while now.  It comes from the woman I was when I was still finding my way in the world, I’m still trying to find my way but I think I have learnt a few lessons that are worth sharing when it comes to décor as one […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 5th September 2012

The Full Picture:Bigger is Better

Picture it: you’ve found your dream home after months of searching. The backyard and garden are an entertainer’s vision, big enough for that gas braai stand, and the outdoor furniture you have been eyeing and can host your closest friends. There is enough garden for your furry friends to play in  to their hearts’ content.. […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 6th July 2012

What I’m currently loving

Having this blog has been in my top five of “the most fun things I’ve done” when I’m not staying up late to meet deadlines or staring at a computer screen that seems to be stuck on Pinterest with a glazed over look, that is. I see a lot of great interiors and pieces that […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 25th May 2012

Tribal Chic That’s Chic

Happy Africa Day! If you much like I am, dear reader, are a design snob then you have watched Jerseylicious and other television nightmares set at “Safaris” or somewhere in Africa with disdain at how bad and pedestrian the décor is. eclectic living room design by portland photographer KuDa Photography

Posted by the trend stalker on 22nd May 2012

Dream Living, Sort of

Every now and then something triggers memories of dreams I had when I was young and bright-eyed. Be it a photograph or a song on the radio while I’m driving to the shops and I remember that when I was 13 I truly believed I would never drive. That as soon as I was free […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 24th April 2012

“Own” your rented white walls

Your favourite trend stalker has been dallying in a field loosely aligned to décor – that of property. Specifically, collating and writing advice for everyone who has anything to do with property. Whether you are buying or selling a home, whether you are staying put in a home that you own, or whether you rent […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 24th June 2011

Wall and all: Home is where the art is

Some years back, I was fortunate enough to spend a couple of months in Spain and, although the memories have faded a bit with time, I will never forget walking into an echoing hall at Madrid’s Reina Sofia museum and being confronted with Picasso’s Guernica. This larger-than-life depiction of war in all its nightmarish gruesomeness […]