Volume 11 (Wander)

The world awaits

The view from Casa Ianchedda near Sicily, Italy, as featured on p206 of Volume 11 (Wander), photographed by Enrico Costantini

This latest edition transports us to faraway destinations – from city to beach, forest to safari – where the sun glitters on the horizon and there is anticipation on the breeze. We meander down exotic streets where the air is thick with youthful life, sampling summer fruits, enjoying outdoor living and meeting whimsical people who create beauty and imbue it with passion. mes of local creatives and meet the makers who are changing the landscape of architecture, art, decor and design. Expect bold spaces and even bolder personalities! 

Navigate chapter opener featuring the Premium Beach Umbrella from Pezula Interiors


Ed’s note The eye has to travel p26

Journal Atlas of style p31

Palette Sun kissed p38

Inspiration World’s end p42

‘World’s end’ as featured on p42 of Volume 11 (Wander)

Join us on a road trip through the Namibian landscape with the Always Welcome team, to showcase the best local decor and design for our inspiration shoot.


Style Free spirit p56

Get the look LOOKBOOK p64

Spaces Around the world p66

Art Cross-pollination p72

Interiors From Marrakech, with love p79

Decor Holiday house p90

Drinks Living la dolce vita p94

Books Summer fling p102

Design New terrain p106

Food Summer snack p114

Travel Open road p122

‘Free spirit’ as featured on p56 of Volume 11 (Wander)

We chat to local designers Pichulik, Lezanne Viviers, Wanda Lephoto, Asha Eleven, Daisie Jo, Lukhanyo Mdingi and Sindiso Khumalo about their latest collections. 


Mauritius Salt of Palmar p130

France Tuba Club p140

India Villa Palladio p152

Morocco Riad L’Atelier p162

Mexico Casa Cuixmala p172

Tanzania Singita Mara p182

South Africa Kokos Huis p194

Italy Casa Ianchedda p206

‘Salt of Palmar’ in Mauritius as featured on p130 of Volume 11 (Wander)

From Morocco to India, South Africa to Mexico, Tanzania to Sicily and France to Mauritius, we travel the world to find the perfect spaces to unwind in, all the while inspired by beautiful interiors and incredible natural surrounds.

See our exclusive feature on ‘Singita Mara’s’ updated tented camp in the Serengeti, Tanzania, as featured on p182 of Volume 11 (Wander)


Architecture An hour at a museum p218

Craft A morning at a mill p220

Art A few hours at an art fair p222

Food An evening at a restaurant p223

Interiors 24 hours at a hotel p224

Gardens A day in a city p226

Travel A night on a boat p228

Nature An afternoon in a rainforest p230


LAST WORD Enter the earth… p232

‘An hour at a museum’ on p218 of Volume 11 (Wander)

House and Leisure Contributing Design Editor Bielle Bellingham shares her experience of visiting the Luis Barragán museum in Mexico City on her recent trip.


Look 1 Morning cleanse

Look 2 Alfresco brunch

Look 3 Midday dip

Look 4 Evening lounging

House and Leisure x The Local Edit Gift local

Gift guide What’s mine is yours

House and Leisure x ARC Store Summer feels

‘A midday dip’ as featured in the LOOKBOOK Chapter of Volume 11 (Wander)

Dive into the summer season and get inspired by faraway destinations in our Get the Look decor round-up. We’ve also curated an ensemble of gifting ideas to inspire you to celebrate summer.