From art-inspired cakes and locally produced hand-made soap to a cool furniture collab and sleek brand design, these are the VISI team’s top picks of the week.
1. Tortik Annushka Cakes
Moscow-based designer cake studio Tortik Annushka, headed up by siblings Madina and Tortik Yavorskaya, who have backgrounds in fine art and architecture, creates art-inspired cakes that are almost too beautiful to eat.
Images via @tortikannuchka on Instagram
2. Parsons Branding
Local brand strategy and design studio Parsons develops brand identities, products and experiences. Here are a few of the studio’s projects that caught our eye:
Images via @paronsbranding on Instagram
3. Stellar Works X nendo Collab
Stellar Works has joined forces with Tokyo-based design studio nendo on a set of three sleek and sophisticated designs. The collection is comprised of a barstool (Blend), an armchair (Kite) and a series of mirrors (Frame).
Images courtesy of stellarworks.com
4. O’live Handmade Soaps
Cape Town-based hand-crafted soap brand O’Live’s offering includes small batches of locally-sourced olive oil soaps, which are made from 100% natural, plant-based ingredients, using a cold-pressed method.
Images via olivehandmadesoaps.co.za
5. OKHA Volt Dining Chair
South African design studio OKHA has redesigned its VOLT dining chair. The chair is made from a solid oak frame and is fully upholstered with a dual density foam seat for maximum comfort.
Images courtesy of okha.com