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Despite academic roots, Fiona Mpungu is a fabric and textile enthusiast who specialises in creating interior decoration products.
Midrand Graduate Institute
Midrand Graduate Institute offers higher education qualifications at its 13 campuses across South Africa.
Design Time School of Interior Design
The Design Time School of Interior Design is a privately run interior design school based in Observatory, Cape Town.
Henley Business School
Henley Business School Africa is a connected school committed to innovation and flexible engagement.
Cape Town College of Fashion Design (CTCFD)
Cape Town College of Fashion Design offers career-focused education enabling graduates to pursue the many opportunities available in the fashion industry.
Michelle Felder's Cupcake Country supplies fun do-it-yourself kits for children aged five and up.
Elizabeth Galloway Academy of Fashion Design
Since the mid-90s, the Elizabeth Galloway Academy of Fashion Design has trained students to enter the fashion industry or become fashion design entrepreneurs.
Prof John Heskett (1937 – 2014) became possibly the most influential person ever within design education through his teaching and books.
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