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South African candy
30 Nov 13
Design Indaba Conference alumnus Renée Rossouw's Liquorice range was borne of a three-month investigation into African self-decoration and colours.
Returning to the source
28 Nov 13
Bespoke kitchen, furniture and shoji screen makers Andy de Klerk Cabinetworks is back at the Expo in 2014 with a famous lithograph-inspired kitchen design.
Off the street
26 Nov 13
For his new range of products – to debut at Design Indaba Expo 2014 – photographer Ed Suter stepped off the street and into the grass
19 Nov 13
South Africa-based architect and artist Lorenzo Nassimbeni participated in a recent fashion/music/art happening and launched a fabric collection in Australia.
12 Nov 13
An “eco-poverty-alleviation project” in Cape Town’s Langa township provides nutrition on tap for 45 children by using the sun-facing walls of shacks.
Why Jan and Maria got their crocheted bicycles
11 Nov 13
Two vintage bicycles covered in bright orange wool by Cape Town-based texture designer and yarn bomber Isabeau Joubert are doing the rounds.
From Eames Elephant to Stratflex Rhino
4 Nov 13
Presenting the Stratflex Rhino from the winner of the 2013 Design Indaba Expo’s Innovation Award.
Product spotlight: Knit bags by Lulu K
15 Aug 13
Lulu K's knitted bags emphasise the value of handcrafted design, while also promoting skills development among women from disadvantaged communities.
Product spotlight: Pony Desk by Y Tsai
18 Jul 13
A desk, a chair and a storage unit - all in one! Y Tsai's Pony Desk Chair is a multifunctional furniture unit that also considers early childhood development.
Product spotlight: SL 17 Chair by Woodlam
11 Jul 13
Inspired by the simplicity of the iconic Navy Chair Woodlam designer Søren Lassen reinterpreted it
Product spotlight: Stickyboard by Flowermill
4 Jul 13
Flowermill's new notice board eliminates the need for pins or glue to get your notes up. The Stickyboard comes with its own glue, in a range of great designs.
Product spotlight: Nkwana Unit Modules by Homewood
27 Jun 13
Inspired by the trend of upcycling pallets, Homewood's "downcycled" their modular plasma unit, while maintaining the quality.
Product spotlight: 'Boutime by Ian Munro
6 Jun 13
Ian Munro thought it was about time that clocks had a face lift. His solution came in the form of the 'Boutime, a beautiful clock with an innovative display.
Product spotlight: Langazela by Africa!Ignite
30 May 13
Bright, bold and beautiful, in this week’s Product Spotlight we take a closer look at Africa!Ignite’s Langazela cushions.
Product spotlight: Chairman by Nawaaz Saldulker
23 May 13
In the first of a new series looking at bespoke South African designs that demonstrate a unique craftsmanship, we feature Nawaaz Saldulker's Chairman.
Design Indaba 2013 Innovation award
4 Mar 13
The winner of the 2013 Design Indaba Expo Innovation Award and the R50 000 grand prize was awarded to Wintec Innovation.
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