Posts tagged as "trends"

Posted by the trend stalker on 21st November 2014

Décor trends to watch in 2015

20 November 2014, Johannesburg:It’s that time of year again when we reflect on the year gone by, and look to what lies ahead. In light of this, we’ve narrowed down the top must-have living room design trends for 2015, with the help of Ryan Beattie, from leading seating manufacturer,Alpine Lounge. Splashes of paint “Next year […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 25th October 2012

London Design Festival 2012

While most of my girlfriends were tuned into London Fashion Week SS2013 waiting with baited breath to see who would sit next to ice Dame Anna Wintour. what the people at Burberry would do to reinvent the trench and preparing to leap out of their chairs at the first glimpse of the much anticipated Chanel […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 18th July 2012

Going for a Dip

I think I felt that collective intake of breath and gasping that those three words induced. Why would I suggest you go for a dip during one of the coldest weeks of this year’s winter? But I’m only asking that you take your furniture and accessories for a dip in paint.

Posted by the trend stalker on 13th April 2012

In love with Gnomeo

As far as designers go, I’ve always been fond of Philippe Starck’s innovative, streamlined styles. I lust after one of his Ghost chairs for my walk-in wardrobe (which I also stand little chance of ever actually having).

Posted by the trend stalker on 18th January 2012

Sleek, smart and sophisticated … appliances, that is

As far as appliances go, this Trend Stalker is a Smeg girl through and through. That retro styling, those out-there colours … a sunshine-yellow fridge takes pride of place on my dream board. (Alas, unless I’m able to churn out, oh, about 200 additional blog posts every month, it’s going to stay there forever.)

Posted by the trend stalker on 19th December 2011


The festive season is in full swing, the only aspects lagging behind are my leave and putting up decorations at home. As I write this I’m humming Jingle Bell Rock. Even my local relaxation spotis feeling the mood – the tree and decor are up, the playlist is leaning on the jolly side of things […]

Posted by the trend stalker on 13th December 2011


Word on the trend forecasting side of the web is that a colour has been chosen for the year ahead (2012). Pantone the authority on colour and provider of colouring systems has made its selection for the year deemed by many philosophers and trend spotters as the year of transformation, and the lucky winner is […]