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  • Gift Ideas at City Night Market

    Another night market is happening this Thursday and we are so excited about the gift ideas that will showcased for all our festive season shopping. The Night Market hosted by the Cape Craft + Design Institute (CCDI)…

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    November 30, 2015
  • friends & family pop-up shop this November

    Douglas & Company is setting up shop in Cape Town for one November only. Titled ‘Friends & Family’, the shop celebrates contemporary South African design and is a one stop emporium for local design products, furniture,…

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    November 11, 2015
  • CCDI City Night market

    Get ready for your next fix of the city Night Market The up-and-coming local fashion designers will be showcasing as part of a special Night Market in Cape Town hosted by Cape Craft and Design…

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    October 29, 2015
  • New Creative Night Market for the City

    First Thursday is an exciting event that takes place in Cape Town’s Central and East City districts on the first Thursday of every month where galleries and other cultural locations stay open until late…

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    June 2, 2015
  • Communal work hub at 75 Harrington Street

    Located in the “East City,” 75 Harrington Street, Cape Town, is a new creative hub established for accessible, flexible and dynamic creative networks. Developed by the Cape Craft + Design Institute (CCDI), and Steven…

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    May 4, 2015
  • NY NOW Creative Team from SA

    The Cape Craft and Design Institute (CCDI), a Cape Town based non-profit company and craft and design sector development agency, are proud participants in this year’s esteemed NY NOW event in February, one of…

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    January 23, 2015
  • Franco-Austrian Design in the Mother City

    Célia-Hannes is a Franco-Austrian design studio that recently collaborated with local Cape Tonian makers to create a small yet stunning furniture collection – known as Frugal Collection Cape Town, which was unveiled during Vienna Design…

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    November 6, 2014
  • The show must go on

    MAKE IT NEW is proud to announce that the exhibition has been extended until mid December 2014 at its new home in the V&A Waterfront Watershed. With over 70000 visitors having attended the initial…

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    October 31, 2014
  • You’re invited: Make It New Exhibition

    Exploring relationships and connections across time, MAKE IT NEW is an exhibition presented by the Cape Craft and Design Institute (CCDI) and sponsored by the Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sports (DCAS)…

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    October 14, 2014