September 2019

Happy Heritage Month, South Africa

By |2019-09-19T14:29:30+02:00September 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|

                                September is Heritage month in South Africa and it is a time for us to celebrate the cultural wealth that we are privileged to have in our country. With eleven official languages, diverse cultures and breath-taking landscapes, we can [...]

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October 2017

Stunning Outdoor Rugs on Special This October

By |2017-10-03T12:39:10+02:00October 3rd, 2017|Blog|

With the warmer months having finally arrived after a chilly Durban winter, we are awarded the opportunity to spend time in our outdoor living areas once again. Cocktails on us! But before we grab the blender and toothpick olives, we’re looking at a few stunning outdoor rugs from Hertex – all of which are on [...]

September 2017

Spring Patio Furniture Essentials

By |2017-09-18T14:37:36+02:00September 18th, 2017|Blog|

Spring has officially sprung, and brought with it the annual feelings of replenishment and rejuvenation. We see colours aplenty forming on trees and shrubbery the nation over, as mother nature breathes fresh life into our surroundings once more. If you’re looking to renew your outdoor living area with proudly South African all-weather outdoor furniture, we’ve [...]

August 2017

Outdoor Fabrics: Pantone Colour Trend Predictions 2018

By |2017-08-10T12:16:29+02:00August 10th, 2017|Blog|

Considering a patio revamp? Then you’ll need to know what’s hot when it comes to colour, particularly when selecting outdoor fabric for your outdoor furniture. And who better to provide that advice than the Pantone Colour Institute! Here are Pantone’s colour trend predictions for 2018… What is the Pantone Colour Institute? The Pantone Colour Institute [...]

July 2017

Using Planters on Your Patio

By |2017-07-12T14:42:37+02:00July 12th, 2017|Blog|

You’ve invested in gorgeous outdoor furniture – now, spruce up that outdoor area with a little ‘patioscaping’! A perfectly positioned plant in a stylish planter lends any outdoor space a flowery flourish. In fact, it’s the landscaping that really finishes off a backyard, and a bit of greenery goes a long way in softening hardscaped [...]

June 2017

Hospitality Décor: Creating Warm Outdoor Spaces

By |2017-06-30T11:10:18+02:00June 30th, 2017|Blog|

No need to bring in your outdoor hospitality furniture during the winter months! Our winters are mild enough not to spend all day bundled up inside – it’s the reason so many international visitors choose to holiday in our sunny country. Hoteliers, restaurateurs and lodge owners, here’s how to make the most of your outdoor [...]

May 2017

Spoil Her! Mother’s Day Entertainment Ideas

By |2017-05-04T09:08:29+02:00May 4th, 2017|Blog|

Mother’s Day is around the corner and that means finding original and special ways to celebrate the incredible women in your life! Thinking about throwing a party for mom? What better way to celebrate than outdoors, in a beautiful setting (and with some elegant outdoor furniture, of course!). Whether it’s a grand affair you want, [...]

April 2017

Outdoor Entertaining Ideas: Easter Tablescapes

By |2017-04-03T15:03:15+02:00April 3rd, 2017|Blog|

E is for Easter Entertaining…Preferably outdoors, with good weather, good company and good food. Set the mood by setting the table! Here’s how to create a ‘sp-egg-tacular’ Easter tablescape… What is a tablescape? Says Gracious Living Guide, a tablescape is an ‘extension of your hospitality and helps create memorable experiences’. A tablescape elevates the humble [...]