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  • The Chelsea Flower Show 2020
    April 29, 2020

    The Chelsea Flower Show 2020

    This year The Royal Horticultural Society made the difficult decision of cancelling The Chelsea Flower Show amid the COVID-19 outbreak. The show has been held every spring since 1912 on the grounds of The Royal Hospital Chelsea in London. Since then it has only been cancelled once before during the Second World War, but the show must go on!
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  • Outdoor Dining - How To Host A Brunch
    January 23, 2020

    Outdoor Dining - How To Host A Brunch

    For those of you who don’t know, brunch is a fancy word for a meal eaten after breakfast and before, or in place of, lunch. The word alone conjures up images of delicious nibbles served alongside mimosas and the elegantly wealthy. But brunch has grown in popularity and is the perfect way to enjoy some time with friends whilst indulging in a buffet style meal that doesn’t have to cost the earth.
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  • Seasonal Food - Summer Indulgence
    December 20, 2019

    Seasonal Food - Summer Indulgence

    We thought we’d take a break from the ‘Gardens of the World’ series to bring you a post on the delicious summer seasonal food making their way onto our dining tables. We’ve mentioned before that the benefits of eating seasonal...

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  • Gardens Of The World - Switzerland
    October 10, 2019

    Gardens Of The World - Switzerland

    Switzerland, the land of fine chocolate! It’s also the land of fine cheese, the alps, and it’s famous neutral status but did you know that Switzerland also has some of the most beautiful scenery and exquisite gardens? In fact, there is even a “Gardens of Switzerland” website aimed at raising awareness and promoting the beauty of some of their natural flora.
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  • Gardens of the World – England
    September 11, 2019

    Gardens Of The World – England

    The English landscape is overflowing with magnificent gardens. This is not a surprise considering that the English, at all levels of society, have long been keen gardeners. From allotments to extravagant royal gardens, England has it all. In fact, it was hard to narrow it down to just three of the best!
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  • Gardens Of The World – Japan
    August 29, 2019

    Gardens Of The World – Japan

    Japan is known worldwide for its beautiful culture and traditional arts. Just the word “Japan” conjures up images of tea ceremonies, flowing calligraphy, and descriptive poetry. The country also has a legacy of distinctive gardens, so unique in their beauty that they have been recreated all over the world.
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  • Antigua Teak Outdoor Dining Set
    July 24, 2019

    Antigua Teak Outdoor Dining Set

    There is nothing quite like gathering outside to enjoy the beauty nature has to offer - whether it’s for a warm summer braai or a cosy winter supper, coffee with a friend, curling up with a good book, or a family gathering. Creative Living has the perfect outdoor sets to suit any occasion. Whatever your needs, we guarantee that our quality range of furniture offers only the best in style, comfort, and functionality.
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  • Finding the Perfect Outdoor Furniture
    July 10, 2019

    Finding the Perfect Outdoor Furniture

    Creating your outdoor space can be fun and exciting, especially thanks to the new technology and indoor-outdoor trend. The perfect outdoor furniture offers so much more than just functionality and can really transform your outdoor area into an oasis. With so many options available, we thought we’d highlight a few of the most important factors to consider when creating your dream outdoor space.
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  • Gardens Of The World – France
    June 20, 2019

    Gardens Of The World – France

    France is a country rich with history. Steeped in fine wines, sophisticated cuisine, exquisite art, and world-famous fashion, France carries an air of class and rich culture. Millions visit each year to see famous landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, Palace of Versailles, and Lyons Roman Theatre. What is perhaps less well known, is that France is home to some of the most beautiful gardens in the world.
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  • Outdoor Rugs
    May 20, 2019

    Outdoor Rugs - Must Have Outdoor Accessories

    As we’ve mentioned before, the trend of outdoor living spaces that are an extension of your indoor space are still vastly popular. The focus is on comfort and creating a style which could easily mimic an indoor lounge or bar area, or even a kitchen. Along with this indoor/outdoor feel comes a whole range of new and exciting outdoor décor options. We are proud to stock just such a décor item: An environmentally friendly rug which can be used indoors or outdoors.
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