SA by design
Our managing editor Janine Jorgensen has compiled a round-up of some of our favourite locally-made products.
You could also stand a chance of winning one of the products below. Just simply fill in the form at the end and choose your favourite items from our list.
Cape Town designer Skinny laMinx’s new kitchen and dining collection, SunnySide, maximises feel-good vibes. Choose from cheerful Sunshine prints in persimmon, graphite grey and gold, adorning tea towels, table cloths, runners, napkins, trays, coasters and aprons. Win a SunnySide table runner valued at R480.
Gin O’ Clock
For a true taste of South Africa, Indlovu Gin is made using botanicals extracted from the dung of elephants at Botlierskop Game Reserve in the Western Cape. The botanicals are infused into the gin for a smooth, earthy flavour. Win a bottle of Indlovu Gin valued at R499.
SA COUNTRY LIFE contributor Duncan Butchart, an illustrator and naturalist, has released vintage-style poster designs that celebrate Africa’s iconic wildlife reserves and travel destinations. Printed on satin photo-art paper, The African Journey Collection posters are available in three sizes – A1, A2 and A3. Win a poster of your choice in all three sizes valued at R1 800.
Pack a Poncho
Don’t get caught in the rain without the Rosehip poncho. Available in a range of attractive floral designs, the waterproof garment folds into a drawstring bag, to keep on hand when travelling, at outdoor events or gardening. Win this Chelsea Blue poncho valued at R690.
Put it on Paper
Add a personal touch to gifts with exquisite Liberty Bespoke stationery that includes tags, cards, writing paper and wrapping paper. One of the latest collections is Mo Exotic, in tropical hues and featuring animals of the jungle like elephants and monkeys. Win a Liberty Bespoke Mo Exotic hamper valued at R600.
Zana’s popular toiletry bag has been redesigned to be bigger and better, fitting in more cosmetics such as large bottles of shampoo and conditioner, hairbrushes and lotions of all sizes. Made in Cape Town from start to finish, the bag also has a water-resistant lining in case of leaks and spills. Win a Maxi Toiletry Bag valued at R680.
All that glitters
Kirsten Goss is known for her quirky and contemporary designs, and every piece of jewellery is hand-finished with meticulous attention to detail. The Donut earrings have become a classic, and are handmade in sterling 925 silver with 18-karat vermeil. Win a pair of Donut earrings valued at R1 490.
Collaborating with local artists, Something Good Studio has created a bespoke range of playful, limited-edition blankets, for use in the home, for picnics, for sunning on the beach or to hang on the wall. The Ludo blanket was inspired by the game artist Maja Maljevic used to play as a child. Win a voucher valued at R590.
Nothing beats a comfy pair of vellies for traipsing the countryside. Sapmok has added some fun to the iconic South African shoe with its Colour Series, which are handcrafted in suede, are available in an array of hues, and can be lined with sheep’s wool. Win a navy pair of sheep-wool-lined veldskoen valued at R1 600.
Each month we run a competition with the products featured in our Country Kit. For a chance to win one of the items, fill in the form below and let us know which products you’d like to win. The competition closes on 30 November 2019 at midnight. Terms and Conditions apply.
Unfortunately this competition is now closed. Keep an eye on website for more giveaways coming soon.