Once Upon A Time

Once Upon A Time

Once Upon A Time is a up-cycling furniture range by Sacha Olivier. She works from Pretoria with her dad, sourcing, designing and transforming each piece themselves. Sacha says the idea for the company came about when she was designing the interior of her new home, “Everything that was cool, fun […]

Flashback – Event Photography Exhibit

Flashback – Event Photography Exhibit

NEXT events in Collaboration with ORMS are hosting an event photography exhibition at Carnival Court (Long Street, CT) on Thursday the 24th of March. Three of Cape Town’s best event photographers will be showing, namely Paul Ward, Mark Reitz and Adriaan Louw. The idea is for the exhibition to be […]

Shelflife vouchers

Shelflife vouchers

These vouchers were designed by Fersyndicate for Shelflife Store & Gallery in Loop Str, CT. They just came out of production on Tuesday and are available for purchase at the store.

Fridays@4: Charlie Sheen Bi-Winning Dubstep

Fridays@4: Charlie Sheen Bi-Winning Dubstep

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JqjTX56IXjQ[/youtube] It’s the weekend! Just an hour to go if you’re still at the office. Hope it’s a good one, maybe not ‘banging 7 gram rocks’ good, or perhaps, whatever you’re into. via johann schwella

Thesis Social Jam Session March

Thesis Social Jam Session March

Thesis Social Jam Session March 2011 The home of uncensored entertainment, Thesis Concept store is back with the Thesis Social Jam Session. These monthly sessions happening every first Sunday of the month, bring together like minded people that enjoy the creative world and being inspired by people.

the Drama King speaks…

the Drama King speaks…

The top 5 Cape Town theatre attractions for the next week… 5. What a Wonderful World The Cape Academy of Performing Arts (CAPA), now renowned for superior training in dance, drama and voice, explores world cultural events, in celebration of 25 years of excellence. 4 – 13 March at the […]

Babette with Caitlin Fay Smith

Babette with Caitlin Fay Smith

Babette is a relatively new clothing label started last year by fashion designer Barbara Lotter. Barbara goes abroad and hand picks amazing old vintage dresses, alters them to give them new life and makes the pieces more wearable today. This process also ensures each dress is totally unique. These images […]

Grolsch Melody

Grolsch Melody

While visiting the Grolsch bar at the Design Indaba expo last weekend, I wondered why the green Grolsch bottles hanging above the circular bar had various levels of liquid in them. How strange/lazy that they didn’t empty the bottles before using them as the main decorative feature! Then I found […]

A case study: First Choice

A case study: First Choice

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UNtt_FKFM8E[/youtube] Last year Boomtown advertising created a TV campaign and redesigned the packaging for First Choice custard. This is what they did and the results of their creative strategy.

Black Hawk Clothing

Black Hawk Clothing

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jK92igCaiTw[/youtube] The Black Hawk clothing label was created in 2007 in Durban. Professional surfer David Weare and Simon Nicholson based their new men’s label on their collective experience working with international surf fashion labels and designed a brand to be in contrast to the over-design cliche of men’s fashion in […]

Ogilvy Interactive, their A1-of-a-kind

Ogilvy Interactive, their A1-of-a-kind

What do you get when you take a trendy Capetonian, add an Audi A1 for inspiration, throw in an acclaimed footwear designer and an awesome digital studio and creative team?

Suzaan Heyns. Joburg Fashion Week. short film.

Suzaan Heyns. Joburg Fashion Week. short film.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7RtnXTt5bgE[/youtube] This video was shot for the Suzaan Heyns show at Joburg Fashion Week last month. The short film was screened to open the show before the models took to the runway in Heyns’ collection inspired by human anatomy. Credits: Director – Jeana Theron DOP – Rob Wilson Make Up […]

A little project we’ve been working on

A little project we’ve been working on

The Elizabeth Galloway Academy of Fashion Design in Stellenbosch approached us with an idea for a collaboration. Their grad students are given a styling brief in their final year and this year the academy wanted 10and5 to be involved. We decided that the students would be divided into 12 teams […]