On 17 November 2022, Twyg unveiled the winners of this year's Sustainable Fashion Awards at the Mount Nelson hotel in Cape Town. Awarded to designers and brands for implementing sustainable, ethical, circular and regenerative design.
Builders has reopened its Margate store. With online integration and improved departments, the new store promises a seamless shopping experience. Additionally, customers can access the cut shop and in-store services, including gas refills, gas exchanges, key cutting, pool water analysis, paint mixing and tinting. All services that previously were not available in the community.
Birkenstock opened a Cape Town concept store at the V&A Waterfront. The new facility has a totally open shopfront bordered by wooden panels, an iconic Birkenstock footbed carved into a lamella wood ceiling and a marble slab with metal inlays reading German Tradition Since 1774.
September is Deaf Awareness Month. The Language School at Wits Plus offers courses in South African Sign Language and they have put together a series of short videos to introduce viewers to the Deaf community and culture in South Africa. We chat to Helga Louw, business development manager at Wits Plus to find out more.