From striking hotel rooms and jewellery made from vintage china to locally made ceramics and trendy firewood storage, these are the VISI team’s top picks of the week.
1. Tree House Hotel
“Peter Pichler Architecture is behind the design of these striking hotel rooms,” says Online Editor Lindi Brownell Meiring. “The idea behind the design is for guests to connect with nature. Dreamy!”
Image via dezeen.com
2. Gésine Hackenberg’s Jewellery
“Amsterdam-based jewellery designer Gésine Hackenberg creates incredible pieces out of ceramic dinnerware,” says Content Producer Michaela Stehr. “I love the twist of taking something traditional and transforming it into something fresh and original.”
Image via thisiscolossal.com
3. Pedersen + Lennard’s Firewood Storage
“Local design studio Pedersen + Lennard has launched a new firewood storage unit, the perfect addition to any lounge this coming winter,” says Copy Editor Kay-Ann van Rooyen.
Image credit: pedersenlennard.co.za
4. Sandile B Cele Ceramics
Sandile B Cele’s work is inspired by Zulu earplugs and calabashes,” says Managing Editor Samantha Charles. “Nothing is more exciting than seeing local art fusing contemporary design with traditional inspiration.”
Image credit: S B C Design Studio on Facebook
5. Carl August’s Illustrations
“I love the line work used in these original illustrations by local artist Carl August,” says Features Editor Amelia Brown. “They would make amazing custom tattoos, pet portraits or prints!”
Image credit: carlaugust.co.za