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Daniel Ting Chong – Illustrator

[image title=”levis-painting” size=”full” id=”936″ align=”center” ] Daniel Ting Chong keeps his work visible on his Flickr site. He’s done some awesome work for some big name clients and is currently employed by The President. He was recently also featured in OneSmallSeed, as well as having done some amazing stuff for […]

Xander Ferreira/Gazelle – The Status of Greatness

Xander Ferreira might sometimes be better known as the afro-kitch glam pop icon called Gazelle. Little to some of the bopping Assemblians know, he also takes amazing photographs. Xander Says: “Time and again we have discovered what humanity sees as human greatness, and how much falseness there is in this […]

Who’dunnit: Toyota Hilux Country

[image title=”Home Page” size=”full” id=”908″ align=”center” ] I found this gem last night just before I was going to leave the office, two hours later and I was still busy navigating around the site and playing the minigames. Toyota must have spent quite a bit of money on this project […]

Mingo Lamberti interview on Ideabounty

The ideabounty blog has a pretty good interview with Mingo Lamberti, the clothing guys. Check it out here: Mingo Lamberti. Rare and tasty.. Mingo Lamberti . Can you share the background story about the name and explain the concept in general to the nice folks in interweb land? Mingo Lamberti […]

DraftFCB – Star in the lemon light with Savanna

[image title=”Age Verification” size=”full” id=”881″ align=”center” alt=”Age Verification” ] When the lights go out where do they go to? Savanna is all about being tactical, dynamic, topical and relevant. Because of the fun, quirky nature of Savanna’s brand communications, in the past consumers have gone as far as to pitch […]

We’re back!

Just in case you thought we’d gone away forever, we’d like to let you know that we’re back in action and ready to serve up some of the freshest South African design! Be sure to send us your work if you’d like it featured to contact@10and5.com

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. […]

Trevor Paul – Bigwood Productions

[image title=”_poolga_finalcomp_1″ size=”large” id=”856″ align=”center” ] We originally spotted Trevor Paul‘s stuff in OneSmallSeed when they featured the BigWood exhibition event in Durban. Since then, we’ve discovered an absolutely awesome trail of great design. Be sure to join the Facebook group for Bigwood to get updates on new events (they’re […]

Jenni le Grange – AAA Illustrator/Graphic Designer

Note: We’re going to be toning down on the student work for the next couple of weeks – expect less student updates. [image title=”picture-20″ size=”large” id=”836″ align=”center” ] Jenni le Grange did some great work for  The Observatory Zoo, alongside some stuff for Peta and an entire packaging set for […]

Patrick Latimer Illustrator

[image title=”cheetahlo_1″ size=”full” id=”814″ align=”center” linkto=”viewer” ] It’s the week of the Latimer’s as we feature another one of the brother-duo behind The Western Nostril. We here at 10 and 5 are just gobsmacked at the amazing work that these guys do. This post features the 2nd half of the […]

Alex Latimer Illustrator

[image title=”squidfight-big-wp” size=”full” id=”805″ align=”none” linkto=”viewer” ] We featured The Western Nostril on Monday which Alex Latimer does with is brother Patrick. We’re absolutely in love with the quirky designs Alex has done for his clients such as Mens Health, Good Taste, Shape, etc. His own site has more of […]

Find us on Facebook!

We’ve just installed/enabled/turned-in Facebook Connect on 10 and 5 – that means that you can now sign in and comment using your Facebook profile data. It’s great news for us as whenever you leave a comment, a line is injected into your Newsfeed in Facebook (which helps us with that […]

Oscar – OFM and Bare Creative

[image title=”home” size=”full” id=”786″ align=”center” linkto=”viewer” ] Lettie Casaleggio from Bare Creative sent us this beautiful little flash minigame they developed for OFM. You play a character called Oscar, and your goal is to get music notes and other good elements, while avoiding the bad elements. More info below: Client: […]

The Western Nostril

[image title=”02608mindreaders” size=”full” id=”770″ align=”center” linkto=”viewer” ] The Western Nostril has had me in absolute stitches. We’re featuring Between 5 and 10 pieces of Alex and Patrick Latimer’s work here. Read more about The Western Nostril on their site. Check out more of their work after the link. They’ve also […]

Dominique Abrahams CPUT student illustrator

[image title=”business_card_01″ size=”full” id=”703″ align=”center” linkto=”viewer” ] Dominique Abrahams from CPUT is an illustrator who likes to live by the motto – Simple is More. We feature some of her illustration work.