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SA Fashion Week

I bet you are wondering how fashion and cement mix. Although excited, I am not 100% sure how… but after Suzann Heyns show at SA Fashion Week this weekend it should be a whole lot clearer. Suzann Heyns is a Johannesburg-based fashion design whose label has been described as “having an architectural sentiment that has […]


PPC Cement Laptop Bag – The Packaging

Packaging, labels and tags are an important part of a product. I believe that they complete a product in the same way putting on a great pair of heels or polished shoes finishes off an outfit. The pun with the PPC Cement Laptop Bag packaging is that its packaging in packaging. The laptop bag is […]


BOTCEM PPC Cement Laptop Bag

This is my favourite PPC Cement Laptop Bag becuase … 1) In Africa the sky is a magnificent colour. This bag is that sky blue – intense and vivid. 2) I grew up in Botswana which is where this cement packaging is from so it is extra special for me. 3) This bag is offered […]



It is great when practical and sustainable ideas are real … and easy. For example, how often do you have cement left over when you build? This is one instance where you have to see the bag half full as opposed to half empty. Local hardware stores are encouraging you to bring in your half […]