Archives for Inspired Outdoors

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. Each Canton has its own public and private gardens,
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GARDENS OF THE WORLD – ENGLAND

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! Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens) Found in London, England, this is one
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GARDENS OF THE WORLD – JAPAN

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. We thought we’d give you a glimpse into the magic of Japanese gardens with a
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ANTIGUA TEAK OUTDOOR DINING SET

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
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FINDING THE PERFECT OUTDOOR FURNITURE

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

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
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OUTDOOR RUGS

Outdoor Rugs 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
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OUTDOOR TRENDS 2019

As a new year kicks off so do the trends – with the Pantone colour of the year and plenty of advice on what is making waves this season. Outdoor living is no exception as we see a continued shift in attitude towards outdoor spaces. The distinction between indoor and outdoor spaces continues to grow blurry as “indoor-only” materials make their way into the garden and onto the patio, bringing
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VERTICAL GARDENING

Vertical Gardening Gardening is a great hobby and is becoming increasingly popular as the world focusses on green initiatives and methods of self-sustainment. However, with populations growing and living spaces becoming smaller, gardens are often a luxury that many cannot afford; this is why vertical gardening is fast becoming the new way to add some lush green into your living space.   Vertical gardening is just one of the developments
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OUTDOOR FURNITURE – CARMEN RANGE

Here at Creative Living we offer a variety of sets to suit your outdoor space and design dreams. Some of our most popular sellers are from the Carmen range. The Carmen range is made up of carefully selected pieces which you can buy as a set, or individually so that you have the freedom of mixing and matching to create your very own, unique outdoor living area. If you prefer
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