QUAMTA is an African rooted luxury brand that makes handmade leather accessories.
Product design and manufacture brand, Kraftisan™, was launched in 2011 by young industrial designer, Lucas R Adams. Having recently moved into Side Street Studios in Woodstock, Cape Town, he invited us round to see his new place.
Wolf & Maiden are on a mission to improve the things and spaces we use everyday; to invite the ‘extra’ordinary into our environments.
Since our visit to the then brand new design studio and store, Dark Horse, back in 2011, they’ve re-opened at the Woodstock Exchange, launched an online store, taken on Joburg through pop-up store Stad, have made a trade visit to Brazil, and have introduced a whole host of new products. Focused […]
Dutchmann kicked off earlier this year by launching “The Delft Portfolio” at the Joburg Art Fair in September 2012, featuring ten Shaun Tomson ‘1975 Pipeline Gun’ surfboards shaped by the legendary Spider Murphy. Each board in the portfolio featured Delft-inspired artwork by a selection of local and international artists […]
Africandy, ‘The Definitive South African Design Emporium’, is a new online store showcasing the best of locally designed and made furniture and products, and they’re just about to launch.
Matblac is a local brand that specializes in beautifully crafted men’s slimline wallets, laptop bags and iPad, Kindle and iPhone sleeves.
Now in it’s 5th year, Capsule Projects’ Rock Me Again in association with Jameson and vida e caffé, is in need of your old clothes.
The M+M Collection is a merino wool and leather range by Chloe Townsend of Missibaba and Anna Verloren van Themaat of Mevrou.
Up-cycled from salvaged yacht mainsails, spinnakers and headsails, each bag made by Resails is unique in appearance, markings from actual sailing expeditions included.
Another collaboration from Nature’s Skin Food, this time with Johannesburg designer Fiona Goldthorpe.
A fresh and fun new project from Daniel Ting Chong in collaboration with Nature’s Skin Food, a soap maker from Johannesburg.
Not up to his usual tricks, illustration, design and animation, but still displaying the craftsmanship we’ve come to know from him, Louis Minnaar has created a wooden lamp range called LIG.
We’ve launched a design pop-up shop and everything is on sale!
Sobeit studio, owned by Bartel van Vuuren & Liezle Fourie, are creators of the unusual, the playful, the weird and wonderful.