Product Design

Time to Design | New Talent Award

Time to Design | New Talent Award

This is one for the young lifestyle, product and furniture designers. Normann Copenhagen, one of Denmark’s best design brands, regularly collaborates with established and young designers on new products. With this thinking in mind, six years ago they helped create the Time to Design new talent award.

Made in Woodstock: Kraftisan

Made in Woodstock: Kraftisan

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.

Dark Horse | Video

Dark Horse | Video

  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 […]

Spider Murphy Handguns for Dutchmann

Spider Murphy Handguns for Dutchmann

  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 […]

Introducing: Africandy

Introducing: Africandy

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

Matblac

Matblac is a local brand that specializes in beautifully crafted men’s slimline wallets, laptop bags and iPad, Kindle and iPhone sleeves.

Twig & Leaf hanging lamp

LIG Designer Wooden Lamps

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.