Product Design

Introducing: dbriefed

Introducing: dbriefed

Dbriefed is a local product design website (think industrial, interior, product & fashion) with a passionate young team who’d like to introduce their new venture.

The Stayover - Full Bench

Five45

Philip Robertson, Richard Steele, Lize Loftie-Eaton, Graeme Cuthbert and David Robertson are Five45, an industrial design team who have created The Stayover.

Alexi Mccarthy’s Face Shelving

Alexi Mccarthy’s Face Shelving

Most of the time a very clever Art Director, sometimes a street artist and on occasion a street pole adorner, Alexi Mccarthy tried something different in creating Face Shelving and we think it’s genius.

Poofums

Poofums

Poofums are a very cute range of plush toys by Paisley and Puddles – Paisley Skye Vivier and Jade Ashton Scully; two laid back cousins who love to create fantastical characters out of thread. Here’s their story:

Puma x Shelflife Sneaker Range

Puma x Shelflife Sneaker Range

Shelflife – local premium streetwear brand, sneakers and graffiti supply store – has joined up with Puma to launch a custom Puma x Shelflife sneaker range, the “Train Runner” series.

Kushn

Kushn

Kushn is a brand new range of bags, sleeves and holders for laptops, iPads and smartphones and are a creation of Hands On Art & Design based in Cape Town…

Milame by Emma Atkinson

Milame by Emma Atkinson

Having attained a Bachelor of arts in visual arts at Stellenbosch University in 2010, Emma Atkinson moved to Cape Town to create her own company called Milame.

Featured: Jared Odell

Featured: Jared Odell

Jared Odell is a Cape Town based furniture designer. He recently left a corporate design company working on some of the biggest brands in the world to work on a label more worthy of his time, energy and talents.

The Sessio by Lucas R Adams

The Sessio by Lucas R Adams

We’re really proud of our Lucas! Contributor to 10and5 and 3D Design (product design) student at CPUT, he recently designed for a brief that required him to produce a dining-room chair using reasonably sustainable materials.

ISLE OF TREES

Paul Ward for Design Indaba Magazine

Paul Ward did this shoot for the new Design Indaba Magazine. The series is called MADE and features some of the best young product/furniture designers in Cape Town in their studios or the places they work.