There are few things as exciting as creative ideas made real through design. The next level of enjoying these features is when we are able to employ them in our own homes. This is exactly what can be achieved with Wintec’s outstanding STRATFLEX™ product range. STRATFLEX™ is a new, patented technology and design innovation that enables rigid flat boards to be strategically flexed, in two and three dimensions, to create seating and related products for the flat pack market. The easy-to-assemble STRATFLEX™ range is manufactured from Finnish plywood and combined with frames made from locally sourced and sustainable Saligna timber. Its natural finish expresses the inherent qualities of the material. The initial
The annual Design Indaba Conference and Expo kick off in Cape Town at the CTICC from the 27th of February to March the 3rd 2013. The Indaba is a showcase of the very best South African design products and designers. Bespoke, curated and 100% local, it's all about creative distinction! The Design Indaba Expo is the only platform that welcomes advertising, craft, decor, fashion, product design, industrial design, new media, publishing, visual art, jewellery design and graphic design, all under one roof. This year the Expo welcomes a host of new-comers including popular pop-up food shops and even the Cape Town Food Trucks. For the full programme of events at the Expo including Pecha Kuchas, Fashion Shows and DIY workshops visit
Cool concepts are abundant in SA – but it is the really awesome ones that we like to point out to you. iBlankSA is one of them, a local is mos lekker South African initiative to raise awareness about our culture and subculture within cities, coastlines, and rural areas. How are they doing this you say? Simply really, we all wear iconic items of clothing every day, and although you may not realise it – your clothing choices describe a lot about you. The creative brains behind iBlankSA have created a range of uber cool Tee’s for every day use, sporting and supporting a range of fantastic causes… so through your purchase you ultimately fund important infrastructure and specific charity organizations in South Africa that may
It’s that time again fabulous folks, the most glamorous horse racing event of the year, the one, the only, the J&B Met 2013. Now in its 35th year the J&B Met is a must-attend-event to rub shoulders with the Cape's elite. While the horseracing itself is extremely popular, the J&B Met combines this with the most stylish fashion, glamour and fun. Since the beginning the J&B Met has been a classy spectacle, which has grown to attract more than 50 000 people to the picturesque setting of Kenilworth Racecourse in Cape Town. This intense and vibrant gathering of the rich and famous, fashion junkies and those who seek the thrill of the thundering hooves of the majestic thoroughbreds as they compete for glory in the
Slip on your Jimmy Choos, grab your best girlfriends and head to the premier fashion event of the season. This is a unique opportunity to re-ignite your passion for style and feed your personal fashion and beauty cravings with Kumari Govender from Style Society's latest and most fabulous event yet - High Style Kumari and StyleSociety in collaboration with Elizabeth Arden, Absolut Hair, Cloud Nine, Minx Nails, Violent Lips and Sebastian Professional will be hosting the fashionable affair that includes a day of pampering accompanied by flowing champagne and canapés at the breathtaking Nitida Wine Estate in Durbanville. Guests will have the opportunity to learn from our on hand experts who with be dishing on the seasons hottest
P’ayeye Entertainment presents “My Journey, my CrossOva Cocktail Evening & Benefit Fashion Showcase” for the Amy Biehl Foundation, August 26 in Cape Town, August 17, 2011 On Friday 26 August 2011 the exclusive fundraising cocktail evening “My Journey, my CrossOva” takes place at a surprise venue, in Cape Town. In support of the Cape Town based charity The Amy Biehl Foundation, this event is an immediate follow-up to Youth Month. The cocktail evening encompasses a cocktail reception, a light meal followed by a benefit fashion showcase and concert. My Journey, My CrossOva is a music production that explores the footprints and highlights in Y’awa’s journey, her
Young Star Originals is a designer store with super stylish designer labels and prices that will make your usual retailers and boutiques hide with shame. It has already been oozing with original South African creativity and welcomes all talented young aspiring designers to join. The store aims to prove even the biggest South African fashion critic wrong by combining good quality clothing at prices that young South Africans can afford. With original South African labels including Kinkie Chinkie Creations, The Style Roome, Nicole Maree, Reborn Couture and RapitLEE, this store is guaranteed to take over the fashion scene. The inspiration for the store comes from young entrepreneur, Marc Losper who has a passion for style.
17 on Loader guesthouse understands the need to look great and feel fabulous, so for Vintage finds and surprises, come and join us for an intimate upmarket Paris in Spring Vintage Fair out in the open air to celebrate the start of Spring at Avocado restaurant, 46 Oxford Street in Durbanville! You can expect to find all things fashion orientated, romantic and with a French flair: original art, clothes, vintage wedding dresses, beautiful cupcakes; French and baroque furniture, decor, gifts, flowers and more. There will also be a tailor available at your service. Avocado restaurant will be serving breakfast + lunch outside under the trees. Come enjoy the day with us from 9:30am – 3:00pm. SHOP for FREE from 2pm-3pm at