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In South Africa we are used to seeing Pretoria Portland Cement bags piled high on the back of trucks, lyeing in a pile of building rubble, beside the road…
The story about how the PPC Cement Laptop Bag came to be is rather straight forward > I was at a shoe factory ordering shoes (pumps to be specific) one random day and they were showing me how they made them. Part of the procedure is to fuse the desired outer fabric to a cotton […]
Last week Monday Western Cape Premier, Helen Zille and Mayor, Patricia de Lille were presented with Wren PPC Cement Laptop Bags when the Mayor handed over the World Design Capital 2014 bid book to the Premier. Cape Town’s bid is the first by an African city and we are running against 53 cities from 24 […]
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 […]
When I started making the PPC Cement Laptop Bags I sent Alexa – my friend in Switzerland – one to ‘test’ for me. I knew she would love the bag but I also knew she would not handle the bag with any special care (becuase that is her personality). This was perfect for me becuase […]
Durable, water-resistant and the most innovative laptop bag there is.