Surrounded by 600 acres of vineyards and orchards of pears, plums, lemons, oranges, olives and mandarins, @Babylonstoren is one of the oldest Cape Dutch farms in Cape Town, South Africa. I’ve long nurtured a love of Africa, and southern Africa in particular, and the Cape Dutch architecture characterized by thick whitewashed walls, elegant gables and stalwart fireplaces, is one of my favorites. I’m officially putting a stay at Babylonstoren on my bucket list. Any other Cape Dutch architecture lovers out there? Here’s looking at you @slimpaley @antheaboehmke @serenacrawford
Join Alex Hitz, “the very best host in the world,” alongside his dearest friends and experts in the world of floral and interior design, lifestyle, textiles and entertaining. Enjoy a cocktail virtually as they discuss their craft, shared years of friendship and silver linings in our ever-changing world. Alex’s guests include textile designer Lisa Fine, artist and lifestyle expert Frances Schultz, and master designer Richard Keith Langham – all moderated by Flower Magazine Editor Margot Shaw. Join us for an evening of lively, entertaining, enticing discussion among good friends!