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Craft and Design

Les Venimeuses: 2018’s Most Coveta...

The most covetable fabric and wallpaper of this year is without doubt Les Venimeuses - a collaboration between The House of Pierre Frey and Belgian decorator Victoria-Maria Geyer.

Project Runway SA Season Finale

Project Runway SA fans … your winner is … well, first, here’s what you missed on Episode 13 of Project Runway SA 
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Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair

Back for its ninth edition, the 2018 Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair will take place in Johannesburg from October 12 – 14.
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On Our Radar: Abongile Ntsane from Udaka...

Abongile Ntsane, founder of Udaka Tribe, is making waves on the local design scene with her exquisite ceramic creations that include vessels, jewellery and planters.

The Stylish Life of Jacoline Sema

A young Ndebele creative who’s ‘mad about design’, Jacoline Sema hopes to change lives through her work as the founder of Jacoline S Designs.
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The Heritage and Craft of Beadwork

Featuring intricate designs infused with symbolism, tradition and history, beadwork is one of the oldest forms of craft on the continent and a key part of African heritage

Project Runway SA Episo...

Wondering who made it to the top 3? Here’s what you missed on Episode 11 of Project Runway SA.

Woven Forms At Southern...

Woven Forms, the new exhibition opening at Southern Guild on September 20, fuses experimental design with generations-old craft to produce a range of limited-edition rugs. 

The Stylish Life of Tha...

As the founder of a fashion brand whose luxury items possess a significant link to heritage and culture, Thabo Makhetha-Kwinana champions locally made clothes with a distinctly African aesthetic.

Beazley Designs of the ...

The Beazley Design of the Year 2018 shortlist has been announced. Tapping into the global zeitgeist, the theme of sustainable design is prominent throughout the 87 nominees across six categories.

Deco’s Highlights...

Elle Decoration uncovers the highlights of the week-long craft, design and decor showcase at Paris Design Week 2018.

Project Runway SA Episo...

The designers loved the idea of a ready-to-wear challenge … it just proved a whole lot harder than they thought. Here’s what you missed on episode 8 of Project Runway SA.

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