There is no doubt that Cape Town is known for its ever-evolving fashion industry. Our local designers face different challenges and have to approach things in different, often difficult ways. If there is one thing our local fashion designers do best, it is innovation and creativity. Merwe Salt is exactly that. It’s the point where […]
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Browsing between isles overflowing with creativity at KAMERS/Makers, someone, slightly unusual some might say, will catch your eye. A harmonic mix of simplicity and attention to detail is what Unsheep is known for. Why ‘Unsheep’? ‘A metaphor wrapped in an analogy, wrapped in a figure of speech. Or a person, creature, or thinking being who […]
It’s the last day and what can we say? It’s been a fantastic time in Rondebosch with over 4000 visitors marvelling at the creativity our Makers has on offer. We are so excited to see so many new shoppers experiencing KAMERS/Makers for the first time. But it’s not over yet! You can still come and […]
Fashion is at its best when made locally. Discover the talented fashion makers at KAMERS/Makers 2018 and see why even Paris Fashion week attendees would be jealous.
It’s day 2 at KAMERS/Makers 2018 Cape Town and over 1 000 happy shoppers have already strolled through the beautiful oak-lined venue in Rondebosch. Our marquees are filled to the brim with the most phenomenal goods, locally crafted by over 110 Makers and visitors are leaving with their KAMERS shoppers filled to the brim with […]
2018 is our “Year Of The Open Hand.” Because we truly believe that is the KAMERS/Makers difference. We’re all about the handcrafted… Each of our shows is “handmade” in the sense that every show offers something different. To that end we unveil two brand new venues for our Autumn Shows – St Joseph’s Marist College […]
“A man who works with his hands is a labourer; a man who works with his hands and his brain is a craftsman; but a man who works with his hands and his brain and his heart is an artist,” noted Louis Nizer. If that is so, the men taking part as makers at KAMERS/Makers […]
Here’s a sneak peek at some of the fresh talent you’ll find at our Cape Town show this May.
It’s Cape Town’s turn to host KAMERS/Makers, and along with the excitement of all the incredible products to be discovered in The Castle, the air will be thick with the electrifying sounds of local musicians. Check out our live music line-up and make sure you’re there to bask in the ambiance. Saturday 27 May 12:00, […]
Having spent five years in her early career in the art department of the film industry, followed by 10 years in the office of a large recruitment company, Nikki Shepherd became desperate to pursue a creative outlet and find joy in her career – something that would connect with her inner spirit and give it a […]