Inés is the co-founder and director of mille collines, the design duo that creates inspiring collections that celebrate the African woman. Hailing from Barcelona, a young Inés travelled...

German photographer and aspiring architect, Paul Eis, is adding a bit of colour to the streets of Berlin. Eis, who recently started studying architecture, has always had...

After relocating to Cape Town from Europe, Polish designer Kat van Duinen’s passion for effortless elegance saw the birth of her eponymous label in Cape Town in...

Saul Bass was an American graphic designer, filmmaker and arguably one of the greatest designers of the 20th century. He is renowned for his title sequences in...

Lianne Burton is a respected design champion, speaker, trend analyst and proponent of African creativity. She distinguished herself as founding editor of the South African edition of Elle...

Bielle Bellingham is a writer, stylist, strategist and creative hustler. Having been the Editor-in-Chief at ELLE Decoration for the last two years, she is soon moving into...

"Chairs are architecture, sofas are bourgeois"... This was the feeling of late architect, painter and product designer, Le Corbusier. Furniture design is one of the most important forms...

It's hard to think of costume design and movies in general, without considering Edith Head. She was the prolific designer that brought all her characters to life. Edith's...

Cathal McKee is an independent Creative Director running his own agency CMK1 from Amsterdam and Cape Town. CMK1 specialises in creative strategy and branding for the fashion, technology and...

Most designers tend to be multi-faceted; dabbling in different forms of art and craft. Architects are no exception, known for furniture and product design. Here is a...