Décor & Gardening

Welcome summer to your home with Taylor Blinds and Shutters

Welcome summer to your home with Taylor Blinds and Shutters

This summer, say hello to a fresh touch of décor, sprinkled all over your home (cue the marble counters, bronze detail and up the hygge)!

This is how it’s done

This season’s top trend follows the Scandinavian way of life. It’s all about making the most out of an existing space, decluttering and playing around with simple, but functional, tweaks.

Sometimes the best part of a house is the view. Welcoming summer into your home could be as simple as updating your window treatments with Taylor Blinds and Shutters – enhancing the summer feeling without losing any of the winter comforts. There’s no way of imitating a cool, seaside breeze and the beauty of having fynbos in your backyard should never be taken for granted. Savour the special moments with a set of blinds that have been developed around practical living. The C-Screen Roller Blinds offer UV protection, so you’ll have a pleasant African-summer experience.

Open your home up to the outdoors seamlessly with the retractable Thermowood Shutters. Spend your mornings with an uninterrupted view of the rising sun, and simply close the shutters again when the midday heat starts setting in. It’s that easy to control the light and temperature in your home. Added bonus? The shutters offer noise control, so when it’s time for baby’s afternoon nap, simply close the shutters in her bedroom to block out the noise from outside.

Sounds amazing, right? And what’s better is that Taylor Blinds and Shutters makes it easy for you to browse (and obtain an estimated cost for your choice) online. It’s as easy as, “Oooh. Aaah. Click”.

 

All together, now

As far as trends go, sticking to one theme is outdated, instead we’re incorporating several trends at once. And this can be done subtly – a copper vase or candleholder on the dining table; marble wallpaper or a floral shower curtain in the bathroom.

Embrace nature by merging indoor and outdoor spaces, choose jewel tones such as emerald and amethyst over bold accents, and rejuvenate your home by bringing colour and life indoors with a Teracotta pot and some greenery.

Textures will be big this summer… really big. When you’re out shopping for scatter cushions and linen, there’s one rule: the more unique, the sooner you should get it into your shopping basket! What’s even better is having a mixture of textures, colours and prints (yes, animal prints too) working together in a single space.

Visit Taylor Blinds and Shutters at www.taylorblinds.co.za for product information, and www.taylorblinds.co.za/blog for more decorating tips.

 

Get It Magazine Durban December 2017

Make it a festive summer
View magazine
 

Season’s Greetings

Let the magic happen around the table this year. Gather your loved ones for the festive feast with all the trimmings and create some new memories.

 

Cancer: A love Story

Cancer: A love Story is Lauren Segal’s achingly tender memoir, which starts one wintery morning in 2014 when she receives a call from her husband. The furthest thing from her mind is her biopsy results.

 

It’s going to be a delicious festive season…

This year’s holiday season will be jolly delicious as Cadbury plans to share the joy with three new treats, and we’re hoping for at least one of each of these in our stockings!

 

Kahvé Road coffee capsules

Kahvé Road, premium coffee and patisserie specialist has extended its offering to its own premium coffee capsule range which is available at the popular eatery based in Cape Town, as well as online.

 

An easy going classic rocking horse

Make playtime active with the Hape Rock and Ride Rocking Horse from Toy Kingdom. This perfectly-balanced ride-on can take kids for a slow-and-steady trot or a rocking gallop.

 

Celebrate the special moments in life with Nomination

Nomination’s new collection of Composable links is called Life, because each link reflects an important moment in your life.

 

An elegant and iridescent palate pleaser

Following Krone’s tradition of hand-picking their grapes under the stars in the cool of the night to retain flavour and aroma, the Krone Borealis was named after the ‘Corona Borealis’ constellation of stars.

 

Discover Huggies Pants, designed for active babies

Is your baby becoming more active or wriggling at change time?

 

Enchanting eye colours

Discover eyes that shine with dazzling beauty. With a sweep of brilliance, these Enchanting Eye Colours from Mii create instant allure to give a sheer look layered with sophisticated shimmer.

 

The ultimate Robertson Winery Summer Hamper

Robertson Winery Lightly Sparkling Sauvignon Blanc is not a light wine and it is not a sparkling wine; it’s a lightly sparkling wine – produced from top quality grapes, with intense fruit flavours of grapefruit, melon and passionfruit and an added dazzle of tiny bubbles for innervigorating summer pleasure.

is a national brand of premium free magazines available in centres across the country.

Click here


to see other Get It magazines in the network.