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Beautifully shielded

Beautifully shielded

13 Jun 2018

For those who love being ahead of the pack, 2018 and 2019s Pantone colour trends have got the African tribal art look and feel covered. You’ll notice these warm, seasonal hues reflected everywhe...

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Givenchy a la Bogolan style

Givenchy a la Bogolan style

11 Apr 2018

Bogolan's share of fame reaches beyond décor stores. The fabric's geometric zig-zags, dots and squiggles have hit international catwalks with stylish flair. Fashion houses have applaude...

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Ahead of the pack

Ahead of the pack

25 Sep 2017

We love faux animal heads and so does the environment. Do yourself and the earth a favour straight up and boldly set yourself apart from the herd. Let’s face it, not only is trophy hunting behin...

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Reserved for royalty

Reserved for royalty

21 Sep 2017

The Bamileke feather headdress or Tyn hat, better known as the Juju hat from Cameroon, is steeped in historical magic. Flamboyant and beautiful, they make extraordinary interior art pieces. But the...

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Doll up your collection

Doll up your collection

22 Aug 2017

These curious little creatures are cute at first glance, perhaps even reminiscent of the Guggenheim’s fascinating Brancusi collection, but there’s much more to their geometric features tha...

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Best seat in the house

Best seat in the house

8 Aug 2017

What a fabulous find! The donut, the bird’s nest or the king’s stool, better known as the Bamileke chair, is one of the hottest design discoveries of African origin. Venturing into the...

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