Bow Peep Cape Town Fashion

Being the hipster that I am (not), I went to check out Toffie Pop thanks to some tickets from Bow Peep. And flip, there is a whole other Cape Town fashion scene where people are super creative, outlandishly arty, properly talented and sometimes a little strange. I only got a chance to have a look at the art exhibitions and the market but I was really impressed by what local Capetonians are doing in pursuit of a trend-setting art culture.

The quality products that I was most impressed by were:

Bow Peep

These are the beautiful earrings I bought – one for me, one for a friend (now I just have to decide who gets which pair). Have a look at Leila’s shop: Bow Peep

Bow Peep Cape Town Fashion

Leila does a whole range of quirky-cool-pretty things including fridge magnets, buttons, brooches, alice bands, earrings and hairclips.

 

Dark Horse

Man, these guys make cool stuff – I mean just check out their online shop for furniture, design and apparel – the bags at Toffie Pop were masculine and expertly crafted. I couldn’t think of a man in my life that was currently in need of a man bag – but they were so awesome I was tempted to buy one for myself!.

Dark Horse Cape Town Fashion

Muchi Galoosh

Such pretty jewellery and amazing attention to detail at Muchi Galoosh! I’ve been on the lookout for a pair of these poly-something-or-other earrings – they are handcrafted by Michelle, rose petal by rose petal. And today was my lucky day (I’m wearing them as I type now) – I mean look at them – they are just so pretty! Apparently, if you look at them closely, you can see Michelle’s fingerprints – I can’t vouch for this because they are in my ears but I’ll check and let you know.

Muchi Galoosh Cape Town Fashion

Toffie Pop is on again tomorrow (Sunday 01/04) and is well worth checking out – especially if you need an education in Cape Town Fashion and all things Hipster or need to express your inner child (jumping on a jumping castle and eating free ice-cream).

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