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Meet the Makers: Madonna&Child’s Mother-Daughter Duo

Embroidery is a profound and timeless art form. Its magic lies in its ability to merge beauty and hospitality in a most tangible way. Madonna&Child, a business established by mother-daughter duo Bea and Jeanne Emslie, has captured this classic combination, and infused it with South African passion and a desire to empower women in the […]

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Short and Curly's at KAMERS 2016 Cape Town, 1-5 June - www.kamersvol.com

KAMERS Makers: Short and Curly’s, a story of destiny… and ice cream.

“Ice cream formed from liquid right before your eyes, curled into the most perfect mouth watering scrolls with bits of caramel fudge, toffee popcorn or lemon meringue sticking out in a delicious tease.” It sounds like destiny, doesn’t it? They are called Short & Curly’s, and they are indeed something special: handcrafted designer ice cream, […]

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Major John wooden bow ties at KAMERS 2016 Joburg - www.kamersvol.com

KAMERS Makers: Major John Carves Out Its Spot In Style

An innovative KAMERS Incub8 young entrepreneur is carving out his spot in the SA men’s fashion industry. This is his story. In December 2012, Paul Whitehead, an architecture student from Bloemfontein with a keen eye for fashion and acute entrepreneurial skills, followed an idea into a small timber workshop. This is where the first of […]

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Barry de Villiers video installation at KAMERS 2015 Stellenbosch - www.kamersvol.com

Exhibitor Story: Visual Storyteller Barry de Villiers at KAMERS Stellenbosch

We get really excited when we discover young talent and are able to provide them with a platform to share their skill with the world. Barry de Villiers is one such a young man who will be showcasing a very different talent at KAMERS Stellenbosch this year. This 26-year old is the creative filmmaker behind […]

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