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Retro Kitchenware from Sagaform

Sagaform is a Scandinavian designer kitchen brand, and we bring their beautiful fare across the seas for snapping up into stylish South African homes. Particularly eye-catching, is their range of retro kitchen pieces, designed by Lotta Odelius. Lotta spent ten... Continue reading

Staff Picks for Christmas 2010

We are constantly surrounded by beautiful tools at Yuppiechef HQ. Naturally, one develops favourites, which are kissed and held for a little longer before they’re sent out into the world. We each thought long and hard, and then picked some tools that... Continue reading

Meet the Mug of Destiny

Ever wondered how we pick winners for little competitions? Meet the Mug of Destiny. Mug likes mojitos, taking long soaks in the sink and being paired with fine quality chinas. She also likes to be held as often as possible... Continue reading

Does your office recycle?

We work with a recycling company called Oasis. Every week, they come to our offices and collect paper and cardboard destined for recycling. Neat right? Oasis currently provides a free collection service for over 200 businesses around Cape Town. The program... Continue reading

How’s your kitchen?

It’s almost July. That will either thrill or scare you, depending on various things. At this midyear point, we thought it fitting to take a look at some of the trends we’ve seen unfolding in kitchenware thus far in 2010.... Continue reading

Mediterranean eating

Who would have thought that a diet high in fats and carbs and prescribing wine would be a good idea. Sound like a fib? Not so, according to one of our blog readers. Eva Alexander writes on the wonders of... Continue reading