Patience and play go hand in hand when making perfume. We visited fragrance alchemist Agata Karolina to learn how it’s done.
Debbie Turner’s day job as a senior digital designer at Liquorice Agency had her eager to experiment with a more tactile art form. The medium of collage fit this bill.
A beautifully embroidered vintage racket, some totally bizarre but delightful illustrated GIFs and an EP that’s at once danceable and intriguing.
Rounded corners, non-symmetrical shapes, weird, unshapely shapes, shapes like ears and the outlines of eyes – these are the many shapes of WAIF.
RAKKY is for people who find joy in wearing something unusual, who appreciate the peculiar and who aren’t averse to a bit of anti-minimalism.
For Amor Coetzee, creating is the ultimate freedom, a standpoint which led her to establish Dayfeels as an outlet for the simple line drawings and clay pieces that she creates.
Fantastic cover art (x2), tote bags for steppin’/poppin’/groovin’ out, a sweet short film and a beautiful game about music and connections.
Minimalism speaks of restraint: it’s about adding nothing more, or less, than what is essential. This can easily translate to be harsh or uninspiring, but a minimal approach can also lead to something that is aesthetically beautiful and truly satisfying. This is what we wanted to highlight in our minimal-list, […]
A collection of beautiful, local art and design items that would make a welcome addition to any home – organised according to colour.
Ceramic Factory’s quirky ceramic items take the form of robo-dogs, dinosaurs and even Darth Vader. Emphasising fun, functionality and affordability as key staples; Rial Visagie founded Ceramic Factory in December 2012 and has since been dreaming up a delightful new collection every six months.
For the love of print, we’ve compiled a list of 15 indie publications and hand made zines celebrating local creativity.
In this edition of wow-worthy bits of illustration, art and design collected during the course of the week we’ve got a famous filmmaking duo illustrated in hot tropical colours, hilariously obvious words of “wisdumb” and some lovely jewellery hand-crafted with natural elements.
Johannesburg based milliners Simon and Mary have done it again with their new SS15 collection, drawing inspiration from history to pay homage to silhouettes that have stood the test of time. To give things a modern edge, four new colourways inspired by clear skies and sunny days have been […]
In Oh Wow! this week we’re looking at a summery shoot on the coast of Cape Town, a brand new bagel bar with a brilliant corporate identity and shop-fittings, and an ongoing project to fold a different origami figure each day. ONE – For their Spring 14 Collection, Zulu […]
Today’s Oh Wow! round-up has us looking at a gorgeous fashion editorial going back to basics and a couple of creatures and critters reflecting the bizarre beauty of nature. ONE – Editorial for Elle Magazine photographed by Elford/De La Forêt. Stylist: Tarryn Oppel | Hair & make-up: Fiona Gentry […]