Category Archives: Interesting

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Feature Friday

We have recently made a point of looking for new and exciting places around Cape Town to take a breather and feel inspired. Our most recent trip was to the loveliest little tea shop in […]

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Shopping Trends: Keeping it local

There is so much talent blooming in South Africa, all across the retail and shopping spectrum. If you are a fan of shopping local, we recommend you take a look at Design Store. An online […]

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Current Events: SA Fashion Week

Although we specialise in architecture and interiors, we appreciate design in all its forms. Therefore, we had to feature the local talent which was recently showcased in SA Fashion Week. Sustainable Fashion: Launched by Woolworths […]

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Incubator

As mentioned before, the Incubator is an opportunity for us to give mention to current happenings/topics discussed in the office. Keeping you updated with what is ongoing or changing within and around the office, as […]

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Tips and Ideas: Water-wise everyday living

As summer is in full swing, and unfortunately our water crisis seems to be looming, we have decided to dedicate this month’s issue to being water-wise and sustainable design methods where saving water has been […]

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Design Trends: Brickwork

Designers are finding new ways of making the standard building material, brick, look fresh. Brickwork is now taking on different shades and uses. It is moving away from being considered as a ‘standard’ building material, […]

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Seasonal Design: Patios and Gardens

As spring time rolls in and the last bit of winter keeps our gardens looking lush, take a look at some of our hand-picked patio and garden inspiration from previous projects. Award Winning Beach House […]

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International: Spain

The purpose of travel is to expose us to different cultures and inspire us to alternative ways of thinking and in our case, designing. This month we travel to Spain to look at a house […]

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Looking forward to 2017

We are very happy to welcome in 2017. Our best wishes to our widely extended network of loyal clients, consultants, suppliers and contractors. We enjoy success because of our relationships with you. 2016 has been […]

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Jenny Mills’ Tips for Pools and Patios

PATIO AND OUTDOOR LIVING – These are best when there is a grounded sense of space. Large expansive spaces are fine but the intimate seating arrangements are always the most popular. “Lapa” style built in […]

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Shop Local

PATIO AND OUTDOOR LIVING – These are best when there is a grounded sense of space. Large expansive spaces are fine but the intimate seating arrangements are always the most popular. “Lapa” style built in […]

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Franschhoek in Southern Vines

Perfect Franschhoek escape in Southern Vines this Summer. Click here to see the article and here for more about the project.   

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Welgedacht in Plascon Spaces

Plascon Spaces has featured our colourful project in Welgedacht. Click here to see the article and click here to see more about the project.  

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Jenny’s Trip to Europe

THE BALTIC CITY OF ROSTOCK The historic town of Rostock is on the Baltic Sea in North East Germany on the road between Berlin and Denmark or Sweden. We visited a client to learn about […]

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Australian Design Trends

  Jenny’s observations from her trip in September.   ‘Design is something that every person can take part in no matter how modest. It may not involve a completely new building, but joy and a […]

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Jenny Mills’ Tips for Kitchen Design

  Jenny Mills Architects is above all an architecture firm, but the building, the house, cannot become a home without the interior. Thus, as a general rule of thumb JMA is in charge of everything […]

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Clifton Project for Sale

    One of our favourite projects in Clifton is on the market. See the links below to be directed to the respective Property Agents websites Pam Golding Property 24

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Head Road in Habitat

Making a splash this summer – See our Fresnaye Pool Penthouse featured in Habitat November/December. (Click here to see the article and here to get some more info on the project)  

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The Haven Night Shelter

Following on from mentions in our ‘Incubator 1‘ and ‘Incubator 2‘  installments – Jenny (JMA) and Lisa Millbacher (Bespoke Bathrooms) met with Jerry Louw and Hassan Khan – Respectively, Manager and CEO of the Green […]

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JMA Virtual

We constantly look at ways of improving our offering and keeping relevant. Our newest initiative is JMA Virtual. We plan to start an in house Virtual lab.  Realistic 3d representation of buildings, animated videos, digital […]

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