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Business Day - Swan Cafe

Business Day: Swan Café – La crème de la crème

Fifteen years ago, ex-Parisian model Jessica Rushmere created and ran La Petite Tarte. It was a cosy French café in Cape Town’s De Waterkant suburb. She later sold up, started a family, and offered a service as a personal wardrobe shopper and stylist. In 2018...

The Striped Horse Muizenberg bar - bar design by Haldane Martin, photography by Micky Hoyle

Haldane Martin designs bar and furniture for Striped Horse craft beer

Muizenberg, Cape Town Completed August 2016 Haldane Martin Iconic Design has designed a new bar for South African craft beer brand Striped Horse. The Striped Horse Muizenberg is an eclectic bar and grill with a distinctive character and aesthetic of worn patina and a relaxed atmosphere, befitting...

Video interviews on Mad Giant’s design concept

In 2016 Haldane Martin launched an iconic new concept interior for South African craft beer Mad Giant. The new brewery, tasting room and restaurant in downtown Johannesburg is a space that embodies the free-spirited and adventurous mindset of the brand. Through the interior and bespoke furniture...

Mad Giant beer, interior by Haldane Martin, Photos by Micky Hoyle

New craft brewery and restaurant for Mad Giant beer

Haldane Martin Iconic Design has designed a brewery and restaurant interior for Mad Giant beer that plays with scale referencing oversized metal toy construction kits. The result is a creative and welcoming industrial space that brings to life the DIY ethos of the renegade South...

H&L: What inspires you?

In this short clip, home and decor magazine House and Leisure asks renowned South African furniture designer Haldane Martin: What inspires you?...