Owner and originator Petro Viviers fell in love with all things monochrome and Scandinavian – and we are ecstatic about that as it lead to her opening the wonderful Mono Online Shop.
Mono focuses on the grey, white and black that made the clean lines and contemporary palette of Scandinavian design so popular. All products, either produced by Mono or locally sourced, are either hand-made or handpicked and proudly South African (Heymama loves that!)
Having kids can lead to turning your home into a very cluttered space with piles of toys and stuff scattered all over your house. Opting for a Scandi influence in your kids’ room can be a very smart choice as Scandinavian style is also all about functionality – so it may push you to de-clutter your home of anything that serves no practical purpose. Time to clean up and Mono shop mamas!
Just like us normal peeps, Petro draws inspiration from Pinterest and browsing her favourite sites like Stadshem and the Bodie and Fou concept store. While decorating her own home Petro wanted to create something unique and not just fill her home with store-bought items, so they designed some of their own products, which are now for sale in their shop. The triangular bed lamp is a great example – she couldn’t find anything like it locally, which is why they made their own. Very soon they realized that others appreciate this look and mono online shop was born! Now that the business is in full swing, they aim to source more locally designed products that fit their look.
Browsing on the site is like a never-ending adventure from must-have to must-have-right-now. Not only do they sell stunning products but they also sell a very holistic approach to interior decorating: simplicity, minima