Pezula Home Interior

While hauling a lampshade and base in your carry on mightn’t be your most practical purchase to date, Pezula’s stock will make it hard to resist. Shop for coffee tables and the books that belong to them, then pick up some colourful tabour pots and vases at checkout.

Albert Street

Situated in bohemian Woodstock, Albert Streets spills with restaurants, craft-brew bars and some of the city’s favourite foodie addresses. Gawk over street after street of houses decorated with huge eye-catching murals between popping in and out of shops.

  • Albert Street

Wine Concepts

Skim through a varied selection of wines from famous South African stalwarts to little undiscovered garagiste. This revered bottle shop now has postings in both Newlands and Kloof Street.

  • +27 21 671 9030
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  • Cardiff Castle
    Kildare Road & Main Street

Nude Foods

Empty the hotel minibar and fill it instead with high-quality, sustainable foods from this packaging-free grocery, which is also great stop for picking up picnic supplies.

The Old Biscuit Mill

Home to day and night markets, The Old Biscuit Mill also comprises of office spaces, designer stores and some high-end restaurants. Discover some of South Africa’s innovative designers, artists and photographers – and take home a souvenir with longevity.

  • +27 21 447 8194
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  • The Old Biscuit Mill
    373-375 Albert Road

Mash Boutique

This lifestyle brand loves an earthy palette. Stocked with a mashup of things to make you feel good – including clothing, some great beachwear and intricate interior pieces – items are predominantly locally designed.


Part of the V&A Waterfront, The Watershed is a great catch-all spot for seekers of upscale craft and design. Pick up beautiful local products perfect for last-minute gifts at this market-style hub.

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