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Creative Bloggers from Cape Town

Cape Town is bursting at the seams with creativity! The recent Design Indaba Expo was testimony to just how much talent there is in this city. Blogging has become a popular pastime amongst creatives who use them to share their inspiration and new ideas with others. We’ve compiled a list of some of our favourite creative bloggers based in Cape Town. Enjoy!

http://skinnylaminx.com Heather Moore works as an illustrator and designer in Cape Town, South Africa. Her wonderful, ‘come back for more’ blog focuses on what she makes and the things that catch her eye.

www.greglumley.com/wp Greg Lumley is a wedding photographer with a great sense of humour. We enjoy reading the articles on his blog and viewing his excellent photographs.

http://thewrendesign.com Wendren Milford owns the fashion label Wren. Her blog is full of beautiful images of her beautiful bags/accessories and is a personal journey to becoming an ‘indiepreneur’.

www.kimgray.co.za Kim Gray is a fashion, decor and lifestyle stylist who shares her work experiences and interesting finds on her blog.

http://lovemadevisible.co.za Rebecca and Bruce of Love Made Visible are passionate about people and photography. Love Made Visible blog is a stunning photo-journal of their recent work.

http://jezzeblog.blogspot.com Jesse Breytenbach is an illustrator and designer from Cape Town. Her blog is packed with creative tips and ideas and is a great read.

http://alexlatimer.wordpress.com One can’t help but visit Alex and Patrick Latimer’s blogs regularly! Their illustrations are delightful and humorous and you’ll leave wanting more!

http://patlat.wordpress.com

www.spling.co.za We’re big fans of Spling here! Spling or Stephen Aspeling is a writer based in Cape Town. He is passionate about the film industry and his reviews are insightful with a touch of humour. His blog is updated daily with special offers and other entertaining features.

http://fa.mielie.com Mielie Peeps tells the story of the successful Cape Town based design company, Mielie. Mielie is all about employment creation and beautiful, innovative design. Visit Mielie Peeps to find out about new products, the people behind the products and what inspires them!


Cape Town Animators, Illustrators and Cartoonists

Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most important creative hubs. Cape Town Creatives was started with the vision to centralise information relating to the creative industry in Cape Town. Here is a list of excellent illustrators, animators and cartoonists based in Cape Town. Click on the names below to view the full portfolios on the Cape Town Creatives website.

  1. Character Matters Animation Studio
  2. Jesse Breytenbach
  3. Plasticboy
  4. Sandy Mitchell
  5. Heather Moore
  6. Chip Snaddon
  7. Lorenzo Nassimbeni
  8. RGB and Alpha
  9. Pinkie Wilson
  10. Doug Powell

Cape Town Graphic and Web Designers

Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most important creative hubs. Cape Town Creatives was started with the vision to centralise information relating to the creative industry in Cape Town. Here is a list of excellent Graphic and Web Designers based in Cape Town. Click on the names below to view the full portfolios on the Cape Town Creatives website.

  1. Side B
  2. Surface Digital
  3. The Fire Room
  4. Full Stop Media
  5. 4 Design
  6. NB Media

Cape Town Jewellery Designers

Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most important creative hubs. Cape Town Creatives was started with the vision to centralise information relating to the creative industry in Cape Town. Here is a list of excellent jewellery designers based in Cape Town. Click on the names below to view the full portfolios on the Cape Town Creatives website.

  1. Frieda Lühl
  2. Firepetals
  3. Situ
  4. Philippa Green
  5. Urbanative Jewellery
  6. Ida Elsje
  7. The House of Hector
  8. Umtha Jewellery
  9. Antique Fusion Jewellery

Cape Town Ceramicists

Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most important creative hubs. Cape Town Creatives was started with the vision to centralise information relating to the creative industry in Cape Town. Here is a list of excellent ceramic artists based in Cape Town. Click on the names below to view the full portfolios on the Cape Town Creatives website.

  1. Gemma Orkin
  2. Barbara Jackson
  3. Helen Vaughan
  4. Light from Africa Ceramic Art
  5. Shirley Fintz
  6. Tessa Wethli
  7. Vanilla Concrete
  8. Clementina van der Walt
  9. Cheryl Malone
  10. Imiso Ceramics

Cape Town Artists, Sculptors and Printmakers

Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most important creative hubs. Cape Town Creatives was started with the vision to centralise information relating to the creative industry in Cape Town. Here is a list of excellent artists, sculptors and printmakers based in Cape Town. Click on the names below to view the full portfolios on the Cape Town Creatives website.

  1. Jill Trappler
  2. Judy Conway
  3. Milly Jones
  4. Gail Catlin
  5. Jeanne Wassenaar
  6. Odd Enjinears
  7. Inge Semple
  8. Warren Editions
  9. Jean Doyle
  10. Derric van Rensburg

Cape Town Furniture, Lighting and Homeware Designers

Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most important creative hubs. Cape Town Creatives was started with the vision to centralise information relating to the creative industry in Cape Town. Here is a list of excellent furniture, lighting and homeware designers/companies based in Cape Town. Click on the names below to view the full portfolios on the Cape Town Creatives website.

  1. Haldane Martin
  2. Heath Nash
  3. OKHA
  4. Yolo Design
  5. TinTown
  6. Vogel
  7. Recreate
  8. Fundi Light & Living

Cape Town Crafters

Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most important creative hubs. Cape Town Creatives was started with the vision to centralise information relating to the creative industry in Cape Town. Here is a list of excellent crafters/craft companies based in Cape Town. Click on the names below to view the full portfolio on the Cape Town Creatives website.

  1. Monkeybiz
  2. Streetwires
  3. Zuko Dolls
  4. Wola Nani
  5. Tin City

Cape Town Fashion and Accessory Designers

Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most important creative hubs. Cape Town Creatives was started with the vision to centralise information relating to the creative industry in Cape Town. Here is a list of excellent fashion and accessory designers based in Cape Town. Click on the names below to view the full portfolios on the Cape Town Creatives website.

  1. The Wren Design
  2. Jeanne Wassenaar Wearable Art
  3. Woo-men Plush Toys
  4. Nuno
  5. The Little Black Dress Company
  6. Label

Cape Town Architects and Landscape Designers

Cape Town is one of South Africa’s most important creative hubs. Cape Town Creatives was started with the vision to centralise information relating to the creative industry in Cape Town. Here is a list of excellent architects and landscape designers/companies based in Cape Town. Click on the names below to view the full portfolio on the Cape Town Creatives website.

  1. Cape Contours
  2. Clare Burgess Landscape Design
  3. Louise Wileman Architecture and Interior Design


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