Showcasing brands, vendors and local shops in and around Johannesburg that I frequent or have worked with and have found their services / products great. I also include some of my most loved on-line stores that can deliver straight to your door! I try to update this list as often as I can. (Last updated March 2019)
Home Decor / Interiors
- Cameron Collective – This online gem offers quality products and great service. They stock some unique modern decor and home accessories.
- Distinctive Spaces – This company specialises in the installation and distribution of artificial plants and installed a green wall and artificial hedge at my home over a year ago, still in perfect condition!
- Hello Dolly Designs sells bespoke kids room decor items that include bedding from their online store.
- Lifson Products – if you are looking for some quality down and feather products as well as Linen bedding you can definitely shop online from them. (Read more here)
- Native Decor – manufactures locally made, hand finished decorative home accessories and corporate gifts.
- Pilgrimage Spaces – Shop all kinds of beautiful boho inspired treasures from them. Their products are imported from Indonesia and India and beautifully curated.
- T & Co Fabrics – this shop based in Kramerville is a must visit if you are looking at doing any upholstering or looking for unique local and imported quality fabrics.
- Trendy Taps Online – these taps are simply beautiful, ISO 9001 certified for peace of mind and they offer a 5 year replacement guarantee.
Kids Decor Shops
- Bed Bath Body – What is not to love about this shop, their home fragrances and soap products are really really pretty and great to use!
- GONK – One of my favorite decor and gifting shops to visit. Find them at Shop 1, 51 4th Avenue, Linden.
- Kringle Candle – This US brand is now available in South Africa through Velas & Regali, I am obsessed with their Fresh Grapefruit candle.
- M.Studio Online Shop – I love EVERYTHING Mariaan has in her shop. This lady is the queen of pretty, from stationery to gifting you have to visit the online shop and see for yourself.
- SUGAR AND VICE manufactures and sells quirky designer ceramic home decor and gifts for the house-proud.
Party / Weddings / Events
- Black Olive – This Boutique Wedding and Event venue in Northcliff, Johannesburg is really great with organising and hosting any special event.
- Elli-Nicole Bridal Wear – This lovilee lady makes the most gorgeous wedding and event gowns.
- Elli-Nicole Custom Wedding Shoes – Order and customise your wedding shoes online with the click of a few buttons.
- GONK Industries – A beautiful food emporium in Linden, Johannesburg with pretty and interesting eats for special occasions.
- Hello Dolly Designs specialises in custom Wedding Stationery Designs for the unique bride-to-be and also provides stunning dance floor decals and an array of other products.
- Makeup by Monique – A lady that has done my makeup for special occasions and shoots quite a few times. She is excellent at what she does!
- Moi Decor Hire rents out vintage /shabby chic / boho inspired decor.
Coffee / Eats
Yield Coffee Bar – This Linden gem is one of my favorite spots to visit for a cuppa (serves great banting muffins too!) Visit them at Shop 4 8th St, Linden.
- The Linden Market
- Kamersvol Geskenke
- Homemakers Expo
- Hobby X
These are all photographers that I have personally worked with before unless specified otherwise:
- Duane Smith Photography – Based in the Western Cape, Duane is excellent and what he does and delivers more than expected!
- Hello Love Photography – this Jo’burg based lady and I have worked together plenty of times, from styled shoots to weddings to lifestyle shoots, Dominique is a gem to work with and her work can be spotted all over my Instagram account.
- Leandrie du Plessis Photography – Johannesburg based, Leandrie is great with kids for party photography or family shoots, she also does corporate shoots that are of high quality.
- Robs Oosthuysen Photography – I did a virtual shoot with this Eastern Cape Based photographer, it was both fun and I received my photos within a week after the shoot. LOVED IT!
Small Business Support
- Lieflingkind Design – Colleen creates logos and brand identities for small businesses, she also created the lovilee logo and branding.
- FREI Design Studio – The lovilee Liandi from FREI creates beautiful logos and also has an online store that offers ready-made options to choose from.
- Simply Design Studio – Chrisinda specialises in Creative branding design for small businesses, social media content creation and website design.
- Brood en Botter – A web design studio based in Johannesburg. This lady knows all about beautiful WordPress web design.
Unless indicated with a (*) these are not paid listings. To collaborate with me or list your services / products or want me to try out any of your products have a look at my collaborations page.