Outdoor Dining

THE PORTOFINO FURNITURE RANGE

The perfect setting when entertaining guests is key. The Portofino Furniture range is exactly what you need for a simple and stylish setting. Here, at Creative living, we offer a range of outdoor furniture styles suited to every occasion and every style. And like many of our products the Portofino range is offers maintenance that ensures a longer lifespan.
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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
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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 tables. We’ve mentioned before that the benefits of eating seasonal food include a lower carbon footprint as well as more flavourful food of far better nutritional and taste quality. It also means that we follow nature’s natural cycle, giving our bodies
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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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OUTDOOR DINING – PARISIAN CAFES

Did you know that the word ‘café’ is the name of a tiny cup of strong, black coffee – often called an espresso (un express) but also known as café noir, un petit noir, and un café simple. Did you also know that French Cafés are the ultimate in outdoor dining experiences? Besides fashion and the Eiffel Tower, the French are also famous for their exceptional outdoor dining experiences. Nothing
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ELEGANT OUTDOOR DINING

Elegant Outdoor Dining   The face of outdoor dining has changed drastically in the last few years.  Gone are the days of faded plastic chairs, sun damaged tables, and paper cups. Thanks to ongoing product developments outdoor furniture is now manufactured using a wide range of UV and water resistant materials.     Tables and chairs feature powder coated aluminium frames, seating is fashioned using synthetic wicker and made more
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THE PERFECT RECIPE FOR AL FRESCO DINING

The term “Al fresco dining” can mean just about anything. It could be going to a wine farm, starting with wine tasting and then having lunch in the vineyards. Al fresco dining could mean going to your favourite restaurant and choosing to be seated in their outside area rather than at an inside table. It could be going to the national botanical gardens, whipping out a blanket and opening up
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OUTDOOR DINING – PICNICS

In Southern Africa we are privileged to be able to utilise out outdoor space if not in our own gardens then in local parks or green areas. When last did you take full advantage of that? When spending quality time with family or friends there is no reason to be cooped up inside, having meals outdoors is an awesome idea.  Have a look at some of our great tips to
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