A beautifully embroidered vintage racket, some totally bizarre but delightful illustrated GIFs and an EP that’s at once danceable and intriguing.
This week’s wows include a lyric video for the first single off Gangs of Ballet’s upcoming EP, a 30 minute mix by Card on Spokes, artwork for Durban’s Street Food Festival happening in September, and more bits and pieces that we bookmarked this week.
Exquisite examples of African design that Southern Guild will be exhibiting at Design Miami/ in Basel Switzerland in June.
A tech startup and social enterprise, Lumkani aims to reduce the loss of life and property caused by fires in informal settlements in South Africa and around the world.
This week we’re saying Oh Wow! to some uber colourful illustrations, a selection of hand-cut collage portraits and an in-studio music performance.
Gifted designer Tatiana Etienne launches a limited edition collection of timeless and functional furniture inspired by the spine – its importance and significations in different cultures.
MRP Home is making winter cosier and better looking once again this year with its returning Colab project which sees a limited edition collaboration with some of South Africa’s top designers and artists.
Local accessory brand Pichulik collaborated with Italian perfumery Santa Maria Novella to create a rich, warm AW15 collection.
We’re saying Oh Wow! a day early ahead of the long weekend (yay!) and we’ve put together a jam-packed edition to see you through.
Designer Haldane Martin talks to us about his eponymous, iconic furniture and interior design company creating contemporary South African spaces.
Designers Martin Bolton and Craig Tyndall joined forces to create the Concrete T L Speaker, announced as the overall winner of the PPC Imaginarium Awards.
The CREATe.CHANGE project invited local creatives to transform carry tables into works of art, which were auctioned off to raise funds for a good cause.
Michael Chandler shares the personal notebooks from which he drew his new collaboration with Mr Price Home.
Simon and Mary just revealed the story behind their Traditional Mountie Hat in a video that’s something of a hybrid between a factory tour and a rock-n-roll music video.
Douglas & Company is a local design collective whose minimalistic approach and architectural aesthetic caught our attention.