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Biblioteq Launch Party

Biblioteq Launch Party

Biblioteq opened the doors of its new store last night. The wine was good, the people were beautiful and the books were covetable. Visit Biblioteq in it’s new location at 30 Hudson St, Dewaterkant. Photographs by Michael Tymbios.

Election time: All the party posters

Election time: All the party posters

Seeing as it’s election time, we’ve done the rounds and went to find all the political party posters we possibly could. We realise we might have missed a few, and there were also a couple of other ones that popped up after we’d taken the pics. Some of our highlights […]

Rabbits in Long street

Rabbits in Long street

This came in from a street artist duo (Unlet): Last week easter came and flew by, we decided to have a little fun in Long street. We made cardboard cutouts of bunny rabbit ears and eyes, and pasted them up all along Kloof and Long street. We don’t think that […]

Bid for a Bowwow

Bowwow SA Campiagn 50 puppies found. Thoroughbred Italian. Looking for stylish homes and out-of-the-box-grooming. Please nurture and send back when ready. These adorable little design creatures was originally designed in 2005 by iconic designer Eero Aarnio for the Italian contemporary design brand Magis. To date over 60 000 of these […]

South African Creatives on Twitter – the strategist issue

South African Creatives on Twitter – the strategist issue

Following up on our post last week,  you must have been spotting a trend by now. Fridays are Follow Fridays – a meme where you post a couple of people whom you suggest following. This week our focus is on strategists. We’re showcasing the people who put things together, who […]

South African creatives to follow on Twitter

South African creatives to follow on Twitter

Yeah Twitter is finally hitting the mainstream, if you’ve been active for a couple of months I’m sure you would have spotted the bump in follows this past month (it’s even being mentioned in newspaper articles!). If you’re new to Twitter we’ve narrowed down a list of some people you […]

Mashable gives 10 Twitter Tips for Artists

Mashable gives 10 Twitter Tips for Artists

Over at Mashable they have a pretty good guide on how to use Twitter if you are an artist. Of course you can apply quite a lot of the principles to any creative house as well, even if you are a freelancer or agency. Tweetable Art: 10 Twitter Tips for […]

BlackSheep Studios – Primi Valentines game

[image title=”primivalentines-splashpage_1″ size=”large” id=”980″ align=”center” ] BlackSheep studios, who we’ve featured before, have recently completed a microsite for Primi Piatti. They created a concept game around “playing your cards right” that they matched with a suitable grungy 50’s feel. The concept was visually applied to Posters, Hanging Banners, Table Talkers […]

10and5 at Pecha Kucha Cape Town

Wednesday night at Assembly another Pecha Kucha was held by Instant Grass. Between 10and5 was invited to do a presentation and we picked our topic to be Between 5 and 10 memes that have shaped the internet. For thos that don’t know, Pecha Kucha is a presentation style with 20 […]

We’re hiring!

[image title=”Working in a sweatshop” size=”full” id=”985″ align=”left” alt=”This could be you!”] Yes this could be you if you don’t watch out! Come work with us at Between 10 and 5 to make sure you don’t end up in a Chinese sweatshop! Who would’ve thought that we’re ready to hire […]

SA Design Directory

It seems as if Directory sites are a dime a dozen these days (heck, we might even be thought of as one!). Every now and again something catches your eye though, the South African Design directory is one of those sites. They keep things fresh and interesting while having a […]

Who’dunnit? – Rikki’s in my bathroom

[image title=”29012009448″ size=”large” id=”958″ align=”center” ] We spotted this 2-way mirror ad in the bathrooms at Wembley Square. It’s a large printed advertisement that’s been mirror printed, so that when you stand in front of the the mirror it shows up behind you. The ad shows you standing in front […]

Flatpack Willowlamps

[image title=”folc700-black-01″ size=”large” id=”870″ align=”center” ] Sian from Willowlamps sent us some pics of their flatpack chandeliers called, funnily enough, Willowlamps. They’ve won the EDIDA awards here in South Africa and are now exporting all over the world! It’s really great to see South African products making it big internationally. […]