CHOCOLATE CITY / ZINESTER

Zinester is an NGO based in Nairobi, Kenya that focuses on DIY zine making. Their goal is to create a platform for the “voiceless” to…

OAKLEY / CHAS CHRISTIANSEN – ONE OBSESSION

OAKLEY / Milestone 3.0 – ONE OBSESSION What started off as a way to pay the rent in San Francisco, soon turned into a new…

JUICY FRUIT / TONY GUM

I would soon figure out what Tony’s antidepressant is: a rebellion against boredom. That is why, she tells me, she gave up fashion blogging in…

MAMI WATA / BANTU WAX

Unlike its western counterparts, the all too familiar surf brands whose campaigns are typically fronted by blonde blue eyed models, Bantu’s models are a mix,…

THIRTEEN HOF / DISGUSTING ART? DISTINGUISHED HI-FI!

13Hof is not your everyday hi-fi retailer. Rather than build a run of the mill store, 13hof focuses on creating an extraordinary experience.  Music and…

CAPE GYPSY / HILTON SCHILDER

“I’m totally into music as a composer. It’s my whole life. It’s my philosophy. It’s my religion. I started composing very young and the compositions…

BEN SHERMAN / AW15 CAMPAIGN FILM – LONDON CALLING

  

PSYCHOTHERAPY / PSYCH NIGHT

Psych Night, a collective of mavericks that host regular events celebrating psychedelia in South Africa, is made up of Andre Leo (one half of dreamy…

THE CLINIC / DOKTER & MISSES

“Creatively we’re pretty much on the same page and we design together with either of us taking the lead depending on the project. We have…

WAX JUNKIE / JESSICA CROSS

“My memories of seeing an LP and my realization of the uniqueness of its sound are two different memories. The first time I can remember…

ARTFUL DODGER / ROGER YOUNG

On most Friday nights Roger Young can be found behind the decks at Hectic on Hope. It’s a real dive bar – pool tables, cheesy…

QUICK FIX / ROSS SYMONS

“The first time I folded anything was in 2002 when I was asked by my brother to fold a crane for a project he was…

MEMA / SIAN ELIOT

Mema designs’ studio is the result of a collaboration between Sian Eliot and Ari Geva. With fourty years’ experience between the two of THEM, and…

FLOUR POWER / JOSH REDMAN

“It is really intimidating, but you just figure out how to work your way around the lineup and paddle circles around certain guys. I’ve got…

SOCIETAL BLUES / DALE YUDELMAN

It is early evening and sitting across the table from me is Dale Yudelman. He focuses on me over the edge of his wire-framed sunglasses….

WOODSTOCK CYCLEWORKS / NILS HANSEN

Woodstock Cycleworks mysteriously appeared overnight somwhere in 2012. Upon entering their new premises on Searle Street in Cape Town you can’t shake the feeling that…

PASS THE DUTCHIE / JOSH LOUW

“Surfing is one of the most physically demanding sports. What sets it apart from other sports is the lifestyle of free spirit that is associated…

BLACK KOKI

“All of them in a way have a subcontext to me. Each one has a few meanings to me. The walls are one of the…

BEN SHERMAN AUTUMN / WINTER 2015 FILM FEATURING THE BOYS OF SOWETO

Ben Sherman South Africa and the BoysOfSoweto this Autumn/Winter 2015 season showcase ‘THE ORIGINAL BUTTON UP SINCE 1963’ heritage brand, Ben Sherman and the Button…

GARETH PON / QUICK FIX

 PORTRAIT – Anna-Belle Mulder “I definitely think in squares now, and because of Instagram I can honestly say my overall ability to read composition has…

SISTER OF MERCY / SYLVIE SIMMONS

London-born but San Francisco-based Sylvia Simmons is first and foremost a rock writer, who started in 1977 and has since interviewed virtually everybody, from Rod…

ON THE ROAD / HOW TO SEE HITCHHIKERS

HITCHHIKERS – Evangelists Dawid and Enstine Fouché roadside in Nieuwoudtville. They were en route between Lutzville and Upington. (2010) Given the time and footwear, you…

COKE ZERO / FRANCOIS VAN COKE

I wake up in Boston, Bellville, over a cup of instant coffee and a Stuyvesant. We’re sitting in his garden making small talk. I’ve only…

WILDERNESSKING / HEAVY ELEVATOR JAZZ

“People have this perception that if you play metal then you’re angry and hate the world. That’s the general consensus, but what they seem to…

LOST AND FOUND / SURFING IN ICELAND

A glimpse into the life of those few adventurous surfers, film makers and photographers who are dedicating themselves to finding and documenting waves in some…

ZHANE WARREN / WARREN EDITIONS

“The studio can boast of a very successful internship program. The interns have ranged from students to young professionals, artists, musicians, designers, illustrators, producers, photographers,…

CONVERSE / MADE BY YOU

Since its debut in 1917, the Chuck Taylor All Star has become one of the worlds most legendary and iconic sneakers. Whether they are hand painted,…

STAN ENGELBRECT/ TOUR OF ARAE

“I just didn’t want people rocking up in their hideous 2009 Penny Pinchers Family Fun Ride lycra tops. Those things are unnecessarily ugly and just…

THE DEATH AND LIFE OF DESMOND WOLFE

 ‘Why Watch? The concept of flipping through brief moments in a person’s life to create a short film is tried and true, which is what…

WARRICK SONY / KALAHARI SURFERS

“I was the first dude to cut up tapes and use avant-garde shit with contemporary Lee Scratch Perry studio techniques on Afrikaans radio-political-speech-crazy-ass-punk ‘do it…