Top Choice Homewares in Gardens & Surrounds


Although the shop’s name is an acronym for ‘Less is More’, this interior design shop has been so successful that they've had to add more room by expanding into the neighbouring house. Wander through the rooms admiri…
Top Choice Homewares in Gardens & Surrounds


Baskets, mats, lampshades, pillows, bags and cushions are among the many rainbow-coloured products on sale at this great artisan design shop that creates its own fabric from T-shirt offcuts that would otherwise go t…
Top Choice Homewares in Gardens & Surrounds

Handmade by Me

Sera Holland is the artist responsible for the colourful, floral and abstract designs on the fabric items – cushion covers, napkins, table runners etc – and other products at this cute shop that also sells plants.
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Gardens & Surrounds


There's an eye-catching selection of tailored men's and women's shirts from this locally based fashion brand – formal (white collar) and informal (blue collar), as well as T-shirts and shorts.
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Gardens & Surrounds

Stefania Morland

Gorgeous gowns and more casual wear made from silks, linens, lace and other natural fibres seduce fashionistas in this chic showroom and atelier.
Market in Gardens & Surrounds

Erf 81 Market

This small market is one of the projects of a worthy, nonprofit urban agriculture scheme that exists without a lease on prime city land. Food security activists Tyisa Nabanye (Xhosa for 'feed the others') moved from…
Mall in Gardens & Surrounds

Lifestyles on Kloof

At this handy, small shopping centre are several places to eat, fashion boutiques, the supermarket Woolworths and, upstairs, the health-food store and chemists Wellness Warehouse.
Fashion & Accessories in Gardens & Surrounds

AKJP Collective

The brainchild of designer Keith Henning and Jody Paulsen, this stylish boutique stocks clothes such as shirts, shorts and trousers under the Adriaan Kuiters mens brand, as well as accessories like canvas and leathe…
Wine in Gardens & Surrounds

Wine Concepts

You’ll get expert advice on a broad range of local wines at this small but appealing cellar. Free wine tastings are held on Friday evening and Saturday from noon to 5pm.
Market in Gardens & Surrounds

City Bowl Market

Based in a lovely old building with a lofty hall and outside courtyard areas, this weekly market sells mainly food and drink, including freshly made salads, roast-pork sandwiches, craft beers, wines and fruit juices…