Humble Materials Get an Elevated Treatment in a ’70s-Inspired Home in Cape Town

Humble Materials Get an Elevated Treatment in a ’70s-Inspired Home in Cape Town

By Tiffany Jow / Photos by Elsa Young
For his longtime friends, architect Michael Lumby works magic by investing in craftsmanship over expensive finishing and materials.

Sometimes the key to making something great out of an imperfect situation isn’t optimism, but ingenuity. That was true for Robyn and Clinton "Clint" Campbell, a Cape Town couple who, after living in a studio apartment for five years, were ready to purchase their first property. 

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