Homeowners recently relocated from Johannesburg to Cape Town’s mountainside suburb of Tokai, contacted Juliette to assist with the decor of their sprawling family home in the private residential estate ‘Silwersteen’. At the onset of their discussions, the client wanted Juliette to namely assist with coordinating and selecting soft furnishings for the main bedroom. But the initial design consult saw client and decorator align seamlessly that the project turned into a total bedroom makeover. The result: A fun homage to a spice island aesthetic with pattern, colour and tropical motifs, adding much needed optimism to a previously muted and dated space.
Interior Consultation, Bespoke Furniture and Decor, New Curtains, Private Shopping with Client, Styling, Coordination and Logistics
– Mrs JM
Located in an exclusive part of Cape Town’s Atlantic Seaboard, this home has undergone a massive transformation. A client Juliette has worked with for many years, entrusted her to breathe new life into the sunlit interiors of their secondary residence. The brief was to revamp the home with layers of white tones in the living areas. Throughout the home, Juliette realised her clients specific design specifications which included custom furniture and lighting, designer wallpapers, new carpeting, art and accessories.
Interior Consultation, Custom Furniture (Indoor and Outdoor), Styling and Decorative Accessories, Flooring, Upholstery, Soft Furnishings
16 ON BREE
A young and energetic jet setting couple purchased a one bedroom apartment in Cape Town’s sought after ‘tallest residential tower’, 16 on Bree. Property developers FWJK Developments had a partnership with popular retailer Weylandts to furbish the 36-storey residential project, offering owners coordinated looks to choose from, using their stylish offerings. So once the big ticket items had been installed, the clients called on Juliette to oversee and select final touches and accessories. They asked her to bring in texture, advise on art and soft furnishings and generally offer valuable design input and execute easier decision making for the overall design scheme.
Interior Consultation, Private Shopping with Clients, Styling, Coordination and Logistics
Juliette made for the ideal shopping partner and assisted us in selecting the perfect “smalls”, cushions & throws to mold together the final pieces to complete our interior decorating process for our new apartment. Thank you again for such a fun, smooth & effortless process.
– Mrs BK
16 ON BREE #2
A group of young property investors appointed Juliette to kit out their new one bedroom 27m2 micro apartment in Cape Town’s 16 On Bree development. All consultations, design concepts and preparation was done online until the day installation, with clients being based internationally. The brief was to furnish the apartment with every item required for short term leasing and AirBnB. Loose furniture and decorative goods were of course provided but so were all essential homeware items – from small appliances and cookware to bedroom and bathroom accessories. A budget-friendly yet still stylish mix was achieved to showcase both attractive and comfortable design as well as household essentials for fuss-free apartment living and maintenance.
Interior Consultation, Furbishment, Styling, Coordination and Logistics
Special clients who Juliette has been working with since 2018, approached her after seeing the Elle Decoration magazine feature on her own small apartment. They were drawn to her mix of old and new statement furniture and smalls and noted her penchant for small space design. Client met with Juliette in Cape Town and their design sensibilities were perfectly attuned. Juliette traveled to Johannesburg several times to consult and coordinate the furbishment of the fully renovated one bedroom apartment. The compact home was transformed from old fashioned to punchy and extraordinarily unique. Premier South African furniture makers and local design companies were showcased and the clients were hands-on in selecting one-of-a-kind pieces, colours, textiles and materials.
Interior Consultation, Project Management, Renovation, Custom Furniture, Art and Decor, Custom Curtains and Blinds, Styling, Coordination and Logistics
– Mrs EB
Well-established clients of Juliette’s entrusted her to revamp their living spaces both indoors and poolside. Designer fabrics and exclusive manufacturers were picked to update this family home in the sylvan sought-after suburb of Hyde Park, Johannesburg. The result of this imaginative and bold client-designer collaboration is a unique and character-filled contemporary aesthetic.
Interior Consultation, New Custom Indoor and Outdoor Furniture, Reupholstery, New Curtains, New Soft Furnishings
Clients based in Los Angeles in the United States reached out to Juliette after commencing construction on their loft style multi-level property in the leafy part of Cape Town’s coveted Camps Bay. The challenge: Work alongside their appointed builder and project manager to fully furnish the converted one-to-two-bedroom space for short term ‘AirBnB’ rental market. The brief: A neutral palette of greige tones, natural textures, bohemian, uncomplicated and pragmatic design with a strong focus on functionality as a lock-up-and-go property. The entire project was completed in 3 months and all done remotely via Whatsapp!
Interior Consultation, Project Management, Renovation, Furniture and Decor, New Curtains and Blinds, Styling, Coordination and Logistics
– MR CK
This charming Newlands four-bedroom home belonging to a young professional couple relocating from Johannesburg underwent a fast and fresh design makeover. In less than six months this plain but well-framed house was transformed into a layered and cozy home. Warmth, colour, texture, quality and functionality were prioritised as always. Juliette applied her signature touch with all materials and finishes, maintaining her special approach to ethically-and-locally-sourced products and contractors. Both an attention to detail and an alignment with her clients’ exact needs birthed a space rich in lived-in but polished layers.
Interior Consultation, Furniture and Decor, New Curtains and Blinds, Styling, Soft Furnishings and Reupholstery, Custom Joinery, Coordination and Logistics
– MRS C
This family home in a lush avenue in Bel Ombre, Constantia needed layering and a stronger design identity. Juliette assisted her clients in bringing to life their fabulous decor ideas. What started as a project to tend to the kids’ bedrooms quickly developed into a refurbishment of the entire home. Still a work in progress, this modern country home now includes new, inherited and updated pieces resulting from taking playful and bold design risks whilst staying true to its original intended aesthetic.
Interior Consultation, Custom Furniture, Styling and Decorative Accessories, Custom Blinds, Hand Painted Flooring, Upholstery, Soft Furnishings and Custom Lampshades
– Mrs W
Juliette was appointed to gradually action the specific scope of works for this newly built exclusive residential development on the beloved Ocean View Drive. Boasting uber chic interiors and coveted views, the penthouse needed custom pieces which would meet the high-end standard of the unit’s existing design landscape. All large and small items were expertly crafted by local manufacturers.
Interior Consultation, New Custom Outdoor Furniture, New Motorised Awnings, New Custom Garage Joinery and Storage Design, New Curtains and Blinds, Art Consultation and Framing, Custom Decorative Accessories, Soft Furnishings and Styling