The Toffie Festival is hosted in Cape Town from the 26th-28th of March and is a multi-day pop-culture fiesta. Hosted by design agency The President, it promises to be an exciting mix of music, fashion, street lifestyle and other sub-pop-culture elements that pop up on the radar now and again. […]
The end of 2009 is nigh (giggle) and we’d just like to take this opportunity to thank you guys for your support. And to everyone we’ve featured this year, thank you! Without your amazing creativity and hard work we wouldn’t exist. So, before this starts to sound like an Oscar […]
It’s great seeing spaces that you wouldn’t traditionally see street brands be in, actually welcome and facilitate a street culture. Established & Partners hooked us up with the Hippo Boutique Hotel’s Red Bull Suite, which was put together by Ricky Gordon and the guys over at Word Of Art. The […]
The guys over at a-store alerted us to Jade Klara’s work, and we think it’s a wonderful fantasy world easy to get lost in. Visit Jade’s website here. Artist statement: Jade Klara produces lovingly handcrafted work that represent contrasting themes of innocence, sadness, love and loss. Inspired by Japanese kawaii, […]
After our link to Kevin Parry’s interview on Idea Bounty the other day, Kevin sent us some of his work in. Check some more out after the link. Oh, and he has a Flickr profile as well!
It’s not very new news, but in case you missed it and didn’t get a chance to view the work, we’re featuring the Standard Bank Moving Forward campaign put together by the TBWA/Hunt/Lascaris. It’s quite an epic campaign and we certainly suggest taking a look at all the creatives. We’ve […]
Legion Collective have just updated their site – take a look. They’ve also completed the illustration featured above. Also click through for the Cookie Font!
I’ve been trying to get hold of these guys for a while now, and they’ve finally launched after a much anticipated wait. Check out Fanakalo.co.za for more details on this design studio out of Stellenbosch. Fanakalo is a pidgin language in which two or more parties communicate over restrictive barriers […]
Studio83 alerted us to these amazing images by the renowned South African photographer Pieter Hugo. The press release for the series reads: Nollywood is said to be the third largest film industry in the world, releasing onto the home video market approximately 1 000 movies each year. Such abundance is […]
Today we’re interviewing Ace Swart who is the publisher of Vice Magazine in South Africa. If you don’t know Vice Magazine, it might be best to do a little research first! They are probably one of the best established underground (if you could still call them underground) publications in the […]
We’re very excited to show you the final logo that we’ve gone with. We’ve shown you quite a number of iterations and doodles that the agency, IdoIdea, experimented with. The final concept of the logo shows our involvment in the creative and design community by subtly using the colours that […]
As some of our readers might have noticed, yesterday we posted a couple of links up on our Twitter feeds showing some never seen before, grainy, shot-from-a-distance sneak preview pics of our logo redesign. Actually, we just took a couple of captures of the logo development process, but it was […]
We’re starting a new feature on Between 10 and 5 called Office Photo’s where we feature office photo’s of all the contributors to the site. There are a couple of other sites doing similar stuff, most notably Officesnapshots.com and more locally Bandwidth Blog as well. The photo’s you’ll see here […]
Vodacom has launched a new campaign (Player 23) to target the enthusiastic rugby fans for the Super 14. It features a rugby fan called Jan, the 23rd player, who’s following his daily routine – but with the team following him around and trying to be exactly like him. Besides the […]
Originally via: Marklives!com. Kind Pockets, Richard Hart’s debut solo exhibition opens at Whatiftheworld in Cape Town this February during the week of Design Indaba. Hart is best known as the creative force behind Disturbance, the highly acclaimed Durban based design studio that was recently featured on the cover of the […]