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Posted: May 29, 2017
6 local jewellers we love
From clean-cut androgyny to colourful beadwork, these South African jewellery designers know how to make a statement
Posted: May 25, 2017
inner-city rooftop gardens inspire Skinny laMinx’s new collection
The shapes, colours and textures of a spiky rooftop garden informed this fabric range
Posted: May 19, 2017
judging a book by its spine
We show you how to create areas of visual interest in your home using beautifully designed books and magazines
Posted: May 18, 2017
5 bookshelves you need this winter
These inventive storage solutions will seriously cosy up your living space
Posted: May 16, 2017
10 products to fulfil your millennial pink obsession
Discover how to add a trendy touch to your space with our favourite pink design picks
Posted: May 5, 2017
design joburg presents the conservatory
Anatomy Design and Botanicus are working on something spectacular for the 2017 Design Joburg fair
Posted: April 20, 2017
5 South African ceramicists on our radar
Get to know the ceramic artists behind a few of our current handmade favourites
Posted: April 3, 2017
new additions to the contemporary spati range at weylandts
Fans of this sleek, sophisticated range will be thrilled to discover these new designs
urban cities inspire fabrica’s new range of rugs
Translating the road maps and architecture of Johannesburg and Cape Town into graphic patterns
Posted: March 31, 2017
love milo’s printed fabrics are now available by the metre
Grab some locally designed patterns for your next upholstery update
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Posted: June 26, 2017
The future is female
Migration to Cape Town’s V&A Silo district is being led by pioneering women whose innovative offerings are setting the scene for a new vision
5 reasons to dive into House and Leisure’s black-and-white issue
From glam overhauls to black-on-black interiors and modern, moody design, take a look inside the new #HLBWIssue
Posted: June 23, 2017
Two young designers unveil their Nando’s Co-Lab project
Candice Lawrence and Tulsha Booysen have combined their talents to create a new range of lights
Posted: June 22, 2017
10 artists create playful rugs for R & Company and Amini
The brief was 'just to dream'
Atang Tshikare collaborates with local weavers
For his latest exhibition, Oa Mpona, the artist has worked with women weavers in Lesotho to revive an age-old tradition
Posted: June 20, 2017
Getting to know the Blomboy
Talking blooms, personal aesthetic and future plans with Alwijn Burger
Posted: June 19, 2017
The Guild Group opens GUILD, a flagship design destination in the Silo District
The new design-packed venue features a gallery, a concept store and an in-house studio
Posted: June 15, 2017
Top South African designers hard at work on the Seed to Seat project
Seven local designers are working on fresh new seating options that will be revealed at 100% Design South Africa
A South African retail exhibition opens in Paris
The work of almost 40 South African designers is being showcased at the renowned Le BHV/Marais department store in Paris until 31 July
Exploring the human face through photography
The work of four South African fine-art photographers emphasises Edward Steichen’s belief that ‘a portrait is not made in the camera but on either side of it'