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Meet the Maker: Gerber & Co

Deep in the heart of Namaqualand, after driving many miles through deserted landscapes, you’ll come across the Gerber & Co family farm, a hidden gem in the extreme landscapes of Bitterfontein. In 2017, Stefan Gerber, well-known at KAMERS events for his Boer & Brit wines, decided to expand his business to start manufacturing Merino wool […]

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Meet the Maker: Merwe Salt

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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Meet the Maker: Unsheep

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 […]

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Celebrating Strong & Diverse Women: Christine Buchanan, Business Owner

In the next of our inspiring Women’s Day stories, Christine Buchanan, who co-founded Oh-lief along with her sister, Louiza Rademan, shares her keys to being a successful woman in the business world: For me being a woman means being independent, capable and strong. Being Independent: As an entrepreneur independence can sometimes be difficult to achieve, as you are […]

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Celebrating Strong & Diverse Women: Connie Cebekulu, Business Owner

We continue our series of stories from inspiring women, as we celebrate Women’s Day this week. Connie Cebekulu, business owner at Jabu’s Frames, shares the impact being a business woman has had on her life: Being a business woman and having a family to take care of at the end of each business day… it’s not so easy. But as […]

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Celebrating Strong & Diverse Women: Carmen Rochelle, Shoe Designer

In celebration of Women’s Day we are featuring stories from seven diverse, strong women, all inspiring our team in their own unique way. We asked these ladies what it means to be a woman, as well as their take on being a business woman. Carmen Rochelle, fashion designer behind Bear Bear & Me, a vintage inspired footwear […]

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Celebrating Strong & Diverse Women: Michelle Ludek, Fashion Designer

Celebrating Strong & Diverse Women: Michelle Ludek, Fashion Designer

In celebration of Women’s Day we are featuring stories from seven diverse, strong women, all inspiring our team in their own unique way. We asked these ladies what it means to be a woman, as well as their take on being a business woman. Michelle Ludek, fashion designer behind Michelle Ludek Designs and popular KAMERS Maker, […]

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