We’ve managed to make it through to the final nominations for the 2009 South African Blog Awards! We’re super stoked and would like to thank all of you guys who voted for us, and especially our contributors who’ve helped us to create great content for our readers. Now that we’re […]
To the best fire fighters bar none. Snickers. Don’t stop. 50 Snickers chocolate bars were delivered to the firemen combating the fires raging in Cape Town. Snickers & their agency Net#work BBDO Cape Town wanted to thank them for their hard work while giving them a much needed energy boost. […]
The latest VW Citi Golf campaign introduces us to the concept of the Recessionista: a fashion-forward individual who looks good despite “these tough economic times.” They are fashionistas making the most of the recession. They pillage their grandmother’s wardrobe, find ultra-stylish clothes at thrift stores and invent super-cool pastimes that […]
Jupiter Drawing Room has an exhibition running next week, on Friday the 27th at The Book Lounge in Roeland Street. Go check it out.
This poster / print ad was created by Ogilvy Cape Town to celebrate Volkswagen’s momentous victory in this year’s Dakar Rally. The ad highlights the harsh conditions experienced during the race, and how Team Touareg prevailed, in spite of the torturous environment and competitors. The work was conceptualised and executed […]
Jack Daniels together with Ikineo recently launched a new online campaign allowing you to bid for products on auction. Together with bringing Jack on the road this was a huge success for Jack Daniels and Ikineo. The site was put together in terms of planning, design and development by Hello […]
The DA has entered the above-the-line campaign race with this inspiring little TV ad. The ad carries an uplifting message, focusing on the hope that, with your support, the DA can make South Africa a better place for all. The only question is who’dunnit? Here’s to hoping one of you […]
Remember Summer is the latest campaign for Hang Ten. Created by King James, the campaign depicts a beach lifestyle-inspired winter: camping and hanging out by the fire, youthful optimism and the freedom that comes with being outdoors. The work was done by creative team Christiaan Conradie (Art Director) and Bianca […]
The following ad, created by King James, offers us a glimpse into a future where water is a rare and precious commodity. The ad emphasizes the plight of Recycling Oil Saves the Environment (ROSE) a non-profit organization that manages the environmentally acceptable collection, storage and recycling of used lubricating oil […]
We’ve gotten word that The President is looking for a designer with 3 + years of experience, drop them a line with your CV and portfolio.
Mashable has a great guide on how to use Flickr if you are a visual artist, from using groups to collections to promote your work. Check it out here.
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 […]
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 photographer Marc Shoul has worked for various local and international magazines including Time, Colors, Wired, Blueprint, Dazed and Confused, Design Indaba, World Health Organization, SL, Marie Claire, Men’s Health and Mother Jones. He has also photographed for various advertising clients and agencies including TBWA Hunt Lascaris (Sasol, Standard […]
Due to the credit crunch shoppers has changed their way of indulgement, they now only spend the amount of money they think the product is worth and and will not pay over the mark for it anymore. This opened a whole new gap for opportunity in the market, especially the […]