Aspinal of London opens its flagship store on London’s Regent Street

We were recently invited to the House Warming party of the Aspinal of London. Here is what we can tell you about the new store of this iconic British brand. Aspinal of London has got a new home The British…

Luxury Neighborhoods in Africa

  Which cities/countries can boast of the most scenic views and architectural majesty?   The continent of Africa is extremely vast, with a wealth of beauty that covers every corner of its immense range. Due to this, it comes as…

Adorn your ceilings Eichholtz-style

Boast your flair with a chandelier Be it a hotel lobby or a posh mansion, a vintage styled club or a modernized work space, a minimalist salon or an extravagant art gallery, a chandelier can make or break the look…

AFRICAN LUXURY IN LONDON – PATRICK MAVROS

If Tiffany & Co. had been founded in Africa by novelists H. Rider Haggard or Wilbur Smith, it would probably look something like Patrick Mavros. Mavros is that rara avis, an African luxury brand whose smart showroom on London’s Chelsea–South Kensington…

EVA SONAIKE, NIGERIA – INTERIOR DESIGNER

With the mission to ‘bringing colour to life’, Eva Sonaike, a London-based lifestyle company uses African prints and African-oriented textile to create beautiful and luxurious accessories for home décor, fashion, and interior design. Reflected through their collections of cushions, bags,…

DESIGN EXPRESS INTERIORS: DESIGNING AFRICA’S OFFICES

Design Express Interiors, Ghana Promoting contemporary interior and product designs in Africa One fabulous trend in interior décor globally is the ability to transform creatively a setting using contemporary textiles and furnishing with a distinct African influence. Although African décor…

AVOOVA – ACCESSORIES MADE WITH OSTRICH EGGSHELLS

South Africa is filled with natural resources including: • 80% of the world’s platinum • The world’s biggest gold and diamond miners • A standalone portion of the resources used in luxury goods. When Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich commissioned eggshell…