WORDS Michaela Stehr
VISI is teaming up with local designers to create a range of stylish and exclusive products for you and your home. Here are some of our favourites, all of which are currently available through the VISI shop.
1. VISI COLLAB: LIMITED-EDITION SKINNY LAMINX BREEZE THROW
On her travels in Tokyo, in Jaipur, in Los Angeles, and all over South Africa too, Skinny laMinx designer Heather Moore has always noticed & photographed the patterns of brise soleil structures, resulting in the BRISE SOLEIL textile collection in 2016. Now, in collaboration with VISI magazine, the BREEZE design from this textile collection has been re-released as a knitted throw in a limited edition of just 25.
VISI X Skinny laMinx BREEZE Throw
2. VISI COLLAB: PLANTR MINILUX PLANTERS
For our first Plantr X VISI collab we bring you a limited edition textured white and gold Minilux. Locally designed and made in Cape Town, Plantr’s Minilux planters present a luxurious and contemporary home for your smaller plants. The Plantr X VISI Minilux collab is available in Small and Medium.
VISI X Plantr Minilux Planters
3. VISI COLLAB: LEDIKANA BABINA NOKO WINEBAGS
Johannesburg-based lifestyle brand Ledikana, headed up by Mapholo Ratau, is behind the design of the Babina Noko range of hand-made neoprene winebags, now available with a coral zip via the VISI online shop.
VISI X Ledikana Banina Noko Winebags
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4. VISI COLLAB: SEALAND GEAR ZEPLIN SLING BAG
Local sustainable brand Sealand Gear has created a limited-edition version of its Zeplin portrait sling bag in a brand-new colourway, exclusively for VISI.
VISI X Sealand Gear Zeplin Sling Bag
5. VISI COLLAB: SMTNG GOOD X JANET LIGHTBODY ENDLESS SUMMER BLANKET & PLATTER
Local collaborative textile design studio SMTNG GOOD has, together with artist and ceramicist Janet Lightbody, designed a new, blue version of the Endless Summer blanket and platter, exclusively for VISI.
VISI X SMTNG GOOD X Janet Lightbody ‘Endless Summer’ Blanket and Platter
6. VISI COLLAB: MUNGO 100% LINEN FACE MASKS (SET OF THREE)
These 100% linen mask sets, made exclusively for VISI, are made from fabric woven at the Mungo Mill in Plettenberg Bay.
VISI X Mungo Linen Face Masks (set of three)
7. VISI COLLAB: PEDERSEN + LENNARD BOLD SINGLE HOOKS
The BOLD Single Hook in Dusty Pink – also available in Olive Green, Terracotta, Textured Black, and White – is a collaboration between VISI and Cape Town-based design studio Pedersen + Lennard.
VISI X Pendersen + Lennard Bold Single Hooks
8. SKINNY LAMINX
Shop our selection of Skinny laMinx shoppers, soft buckets and small bags. The Cape Town-based textile design studio, founded by Heather Moore, maintains a strong focus on pattern. Heather describes the brand as a “feeling of Scandinavian simplicity, pared-down Japanese restraint, and South African exuberance all rolled into one fresh and distinctive style.”
Skinny laMinx shoppers, soft buckets and small bags
9. GRO-URBAN SEED SQUARES
Prepared by hand and made from non-GMO seeds, home-made paper and recycled coffee grounds, GRO-URBAN seed squares make gardening user-friendly and fun.
Gro-Urban Seed Squares
10. SENCILLO CERAMIC TABLEWARE: ASSORTED SET OF SIX PLATES & BOWLS
Local brand Sencillo, a collaboration between artist and ceramicist Janet Lightbody and chef Oliver Swart, is behind the design of this collection of handmade ceramic tableware, available as individual sets, as well as an assorted set of six.
Sencillo Ceramic Tableware
Explore more products in the VISI Shop here.