Launching our three new products at Design Indaba 2013.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
On Friday Ricardo Van Lingen – photographer (standing on the ladder above), Rodrigue Porquet (shading under the embrela below) – model, Michael Thomson (drawing below) – artist and me, Wendren – directing (taking the photograph), created the scene for the PPC Cement Laptop Bag Photoshoot. The concept was “to play” between 2D and 3D, static […]
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 […]
Instead of the fabric labels the PPC Cement Laptop Bags now have a fabric bonded paper label that is stitched onto the strap.
If you could not decide between the black OPC or the red Surebuild PPC Cement Laptop Bag then the RAPO bag is your answer. The RAPO PPC Cement Laptop bag is a mix with the text red and the background black. I think it looks very cool. The inside instructions have changed a bit – […]