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Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Green Point & ­Waterfront

Guild

Trevyn and Julian McGowan have made a business out of cherry-picking the cream of the South African design community and promoting it to the world in annual collections. Opened in 2017, this is their permanent showc…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in City Bowl, Foreshore, Bo-Kaap & De Waterkant

Africa Nova

One of the most stylish and desirable collections of tribal and contemporary African textiles, arts and crafts. You’ll find potato-print fabrics made by women in Hout Bay, Ronel Jordaan’s handmade felt rock cushions…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Southern Suburbs

Montebello Design Centre

This development project has helped several great craftspeople and designers along the way. In the leafy compound, artists' studios are scattered around the central craft shop, where you can buy a range of gifts, fr…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in East City, District Six, Woodstock & Observatory

Streetwires

Their motto is ‘anything you can dream up in wire we will build’. And if you visit this social project, designed to create sustainable employment, and see the wire sculptors at work, you’ll see what that means! They…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Simon's Town & Southern Peninsula

Kalk Bay Modern

This wonderful gallery is stocked with an eclectic and appealing range of arts and crafts, and there are often exhibitions here by local artists. Check out the Art-I-San collection of printed cloth, based on designs…
Top Choice Art in East City, District Six, Woodstock & Observatory

AHEM! Art Collective

Shining a light on the graphic art and illustration talents of local artists, as well as importing some great pieces from France and elsewhere, this gallery/cafe/co-working space is at the vanguard of Obs' arty revi…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Green Point & ­Waterfront

Out of this World

Buddha statues meet Nigerian tribal crowns at this interior design emporium piled high with treasures from across Africa and Asia. Here also, in a courtyard garden, is the pleasant Stranger's Club cafe, which is goo…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in City Bowl, Foreshore, Bo-Kaap & De Waterkant

Rialheim

Locally sourced clay is used in the Robertson-based factory to make these stylish, mainly monochrome ceramics which range from plates and mugs to decorative items such as dogs and rams heads. Upstairs check out the …
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in City Bowl, Foreshore, Bo-Kaap & De Waterkant

Monkeybiz

Colourful beadwork crafts, made by local township women, are Monkeybiz’s super-successful stock in trade – you'll find their products around the world, but the largest selection – in a myriad of colour combinations …
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in City Bowl, Foreshore, Bo-Kaap & De Waterkant

Chandler House

Michael Chandler showcases his quirky ceramic homewares and decorative pieces in this well-edited collection of imaginative local arts and crafts, which includes cushions, prints and playful design pieces. He also h…