When it comes to online home decor sites, we really do believe that local is lekker.
Not only are the delivery costs a lot more bearable (or even non-existent), but the products are mostly locally produced, meaning that you’re supporting and creating extra job opportunities in your backyard. Here are 10 of our favourite South African online home decor sites…
This has to be one of our favourite places to go when it comes to decorating the home… the fabrics are such fun and have an incredible African-chic feel. The Cape Town based company was started by the oh-so talented Heather Moore, and has become so popular that it even has an American branch to the site. If you’re looking for fabrics to use to go to town with in your home, or anything from divine scatter cushions to tea towels and wallpaper, this site is definitely worth a visit.
No South African online home decor list would be complete without a visit to one of our all-time faves, Mr Price Home. They’ve got all your favourite items that you see in store, and so much more. You can shop their latest trends, find an item you’ve been eyeing out in store, and even get a whole bunch of ideas from their ‘Inspiration’ tab. Happy shopping!
If you’re looking for a quirky, colourful central- and South-American-inspired injection into your home, this site should certainly be at the top of your list. With so many interesting items on offer — like bespoke décor accessories or hand-painted tiles and even the most unique mirrors, fabrics and ceramics — you’ll definitely be inspired to brighten up your home.
This homeware store is always on trend, and their online site is no different. With just the click of a button you can update your furniture, but new lighting and brighten up a space with beautiful art. Be sure to watch out for their weekly online deals on Wednesdays, and check out their ‘Inspiration’ tab to have a look at their latest catalogues and home update ideas; you won’t be sorry!
Michele Andrew started this online home decor site so that everyone could make their homes feel unique and special. You can browse through beautiful wallpaper, check out the lovely rugs and even use their services for interior decorating and designing, with some of the top architects, decorators and painters in the country.
Mother-daughter duo, Sue and Robyn Brits head up this Cape Town company — and with its quirky, chic and uber-trendy products, you’re bound to love it as much as we do. Their amazing homeware, tableware and accessories will take your home décor from “okay” to “oh hey!” in an instant. We love that they primarily use a neutral colour palate for most of their products; it means they go with anything and everything, so there’s no excuse to not pay this site a visit!
Ahh, good-old faithful Woolies! We love their extensive homeware section, and they have made it incredibly easy and convenient to get your beautiful home décor items straight to your door. Find those curtains you’ve been searching everywhere for, replace that vase your little darling broke (oops!) or finally get that throw that you just need to have. Plus, they regularly have specials that only apply online, so keep your eye out…
This online platform is all about 100% local and buying responsibly made, one-of-a-kind local goods, supporting local designers and artisans, rather than international brands, so you can feel good about all that online shopping. You’ll be able to find yourself unique cushions, whimsical art and even amazing furniture — all made in your backyard (well, not literally, but you know what we mean!). They’ve also got a few little spoils for you and the kids, so it’s a win-win for everyone!
They call themselves South Africa’s top designer marketplace, and rightly so. A couple of friends are behind this fab online space which allows you to buy high quality products might right here at home. With everything from oh-so cool ceramic goodies and tableware to gorgeous kitchen and bathroom décor — and even goodies for your wedding! — there’s no excuse not to click away!
They call themselves a place less ordinary, and they are just that; in the best way possible, of course! Each laser-cut metal or wood masterpiece starts on a piece of paper, and is made with the utmost love and care, ensuring your product is of superb quality. TinTown really does offer gorgeous, whimsical home décor products, with everything from clocks to bookends and even fun Christmas decorations on offer. They even do custom-made products, so definitely add them to your online home decor sites to check out!
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