Nondwe Nyathi is a self-taught designer from Cape Town, inspired by the jewels of the African continent. As a child Nyathi always loved doing things with her hands, but it was only later in life that she discovered her passion for making jewellery.
In 2013 Nyathi founded her company Indwe Designs, creating leather and bead neckpieces, earrings, bracelets and brooches. Indwe Designs are currently available at selected markets in the Western Cape, and Nyathi’s aim is to grow the business internationally. She has recently exhibited her creations in Qatar.