Monthly Archives: May 2016

Micro Homes – The Future For Young Homeowners?

How much home space do you think a person (or family) requires in order to live comfortably? Some would say they need a spacious 5-bedroom home while others would settle for something a lot smaller. Some people, however, like to take space saving to the extreme. The tiny house movement is an interesting concept that has become a reality [...]

Yes, These Plants Actually Exist!

Here at Allsorted, we love plants! So much so, we design and create the most attractive planters just for them. There are, however, some very strange plants out there. We take a look at the weirdest, scariest, most unique plants around. We’re afraid not even our planters could save some of these plants. Then again, some could look quite cool inside an Allsorted [...]

Houseplants You (Probably) Won’t Kill!

Not all of us were blessed with green fingers. In fact, most of us find it easier to kill a plant than we do breathe. Luckily for us, there are some plants that, no matter how hard you try (or don’t try) to kill, just won’t die. Here is a list of the houseplants you can actually keep alive with minimal effort!   [...]

The Space Saving Tips You’ll Want To Follow

In this day and age space is a valuable commodity. We end up owning more than we have space for. With property sizes decreasing, our living spaces become more and more cluttered. What do we do about this, though? We cant exactly build a new room every time we run out of space. Take a look at some of these cool inventions and space-saving tricks. [...]

Beautiful Mansions We Admire

We all have an idea of what our perfect home would look like. Usually, huge properties and multi-storey mansions come to mind. Does the idea of having your own personal bowling alley interest you? Maybe the thought of 3 pools and a private gym grabs your interest? Whatever it is, we are sure you could find it in one of these extravagant [...]

Quirky Home Decor Store Now Stocks Allsorted Planters

Allsorted is proud to be a stocking its products at yet another awesome local business! Maison De Fleur is a new florist and interior store in Potchefstroom. We take a look at the blossoming shop and Andre Jacobs- the artist behind it all. Maison De Fleur opened its new store in Potchefstroom earlier this year and has since gained many positive reviews from clients. The store [...]

Baywest Mall – An Innovative Shopping Centre

In May 2015, Baywest Mall, the largest shopping centre to exist in the Eastern Cape, was opened. The 90 000 square metre mall was cleverly designed with both customer convenience and environmental responsibility in mind. Allsorted was lucky enough to provide some of the elements that make up this fantastic mall. We take a closer look at this innovative project. [...]

Unusual Homes Around The World

A while back we shared with you some of the most exclusive and expensive homes in the world. Known for their size, cost and over-the-top features and facilities, these homes had it all but its not just mansions that turn heads. Take a look at some of the world’s quirkiest and most interesting home designs. If you’re one for privacy [...]