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Go down in history as the best gift-giver this xmas! Scoop these incredible xmas gifts available online at with free delivery in SA – All under R250 folks!

Top row from left:

6th element decor Dine Wall Clock shop now >
Andy C Letter Opener shop now >
Andy C Cork Screw shop now >
Andy C Wine Stopper shop now >

Middle row from left:

Shaw Sisters Coloured Utensil Set shop now >
Nest-Homegrown Post Mail Holder shop now >
Nest-Homegrown Moustache Clipboard shop now >
Moleskine Cover Art Journals – assorted styles shop now >

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Nest-Homegrown Book Dividers – assorted styles shop now >
6th element decor Chalkboard Speech Box/Bubble Placemats shop now >

Happy Gifting

Xo Team Scoop

Places and Spaces: QT Gold Coast Hotel, Queensland

Everything about the QT Gold Coast Hotel exudes holiday spirit. Designed by Nic Graham + Associates, the seaside hotel is expertly curated with ultra-cool furnishings,  the most delicious vibrant colour palette and ocean or mountain/river views. We are sure it will go down well with fashionable crowds, see for yourself…













via QT Gold Coast

Xo Team Scoop

Spring Obsessions ’13

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Love Spring and all things in between – these sensational Spring favourites are guaranteed to add instant zest to your space!Clockwise from left –
>Shaw Sisters Zulu Double Heart Platter R734.90
>Shaw Sisters Zulu Serving Platter R459.90
>Nawaaz Suldulker Shelf Light R4,679.90
>6th element decor Echo Ottomans from R1,990.90
>Wow! Cherry Burst Wall Canvas from R294.95
>Andy C Vibe Coasters R299.95
>Nest-Homegrown Monkey Bookends R325.90

shop now + SCOOP FREE DELIVERY IN SA! Click to shop

Happy Shopping
Xo Team Scoop

Best of: Xmas Table Dressing Ideas


You got to admit, Xmas is as much about the food as it is about family, prezzies and general merriment. Well it is for us anyway. After a long and demanding year, we can throw caution to the wind and simply indulge in all the seasonal goodies that make Xmas such a special time of year. Now for foodies, nothing says “it’s Xmas!” like a stunning Xmas themed table, strategically decorated to get you eating more and drinking loads more! Here are our top selected Table Dressing Ideas….something for everyone!

First Up Contemporary – keeping it light and modern!


Jewel Tones – striking colours and a feast for the eyes!


Wintery Blues – subdued colours with a romantic note…best for grown-ups!


Fresh! Crisp, clean and so inviting…


Quirky…yeah go on and have some fun!


Happy Xmas Decorating Folks!!!


Top Festive Shopping Tips


It’s that time of the year when we relinquish all shopping related guilt and delight in all the wonderful goodies on offer. From clothing to food to gifting and beauty, absolutely anything goes and can you blame us? Our world is transformed into one magnificent mega-mall and we are at their mercy.

The best we can do is try be as savvy as we can when we go about our festive shopping. What we all want are the best gifts at the best offer so here are some tips we’ve selected to get you shopping smarter:

Top Festive Shopping Tips:

#Tip1 Plan your spending. Make a list. Avoid impulse buying.

#Tip 2 Shop alone. Other people will only help you fill your shopping trolley.

#Tip 3 Check the entire store for specials, promotions and alternatives.

#Tip 4 Get to know your favorite store’s staff. You will get a lot better service.

#Tip 5 To avoid the crowds, do not shop after work, on pay day or just before the holidays.

Happy Shopping!