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With a re-vamped website

I am so excited to launch my re-newed website! Can’t wait to show you all the n... More

date: Mar 14, 2017

I am so excited to launch my re-newed website! Can’t wait to show you all the n... More

At 2 leading trade shows

New products by 27 exporters from 10 countries attracted the attention of many ... More

date: Mar 07, 2017

New products by 27 exporters from 10 countries attracted the attention of many ... More

popping up at Ambiente 2017

27 new product ranges from 10 countries will be showcased in the foyer of hall ... More

date: Feb 01, 2017

27 new product ranges from 10 countries will be showcased in the foyer of hall ... More

6 exporters at Ambiente 2017

Whether it is metal wire, crispy paper, springbok hide, an old rice bag or a po... More

date: Feb 01, 2017

Whether it is metal wire, crispy paper, springbok hide, an old rice bag or a po... More

Harsh Land, Softest Fibers

Mongolia is a land of extremes, as Craftscurator has recently experienced herse... More

date: Jan 01, 2017

Mongolia is a land of extremes, as Craftscurator has recently experienced herse... More

Mungo at M&O Paris

South African textile company Mungo will show their woven home textiles at trad... More

date: Jan 01, 2017

South African textile company Mungo will show their woven home textiles at trad... More

Trade Fairs and Design Events

An overview of a season full of handmade design inspiration for 2017 and beyond... More

date: Dec 30, 2016

An overview of a season full of handmade design inspiration for 2017 and beyond... More

Pop-up Exhibition at Heimtextil 2017

The best handmade home textiles from global makers were selected by Craftscurat... More

date: Dec 30, 2016

The best handmade home textiles from global makers were selected by Craftscurat... More

10 exporters making their European debut

Scandi-inspired upholstery fabrics with a good dose of African chic, spherical ... More

date: Aug 09, 2016

Scandi-inspired upholstery fabrics with a good dose of African chic, spherical ... More

6 South African exporters at Ambiente

Springbok hide bags, feathered lamps, hand beaded clutches, metal wire furnitur... More

date: Feb 03, 2016

Springbok hide bags, feathered lamps, hand beaded clutches, metal wire furnitur... More

Showcasing the fairest products

18 producers from Nepal, Indonesia, Ghana and Tanzania are showcasing their bes... More

date: Feb 03, 2016

18 producers from Nepal, Indonesia, Ghana and Tanzania are showcasing their bes... More

Mungo at M&O Paris

South African textile company Mungo will show their newest product ranges at tr... More

date: Jan 06, 2016

South African textile company Mungo will show their newest product ranges at tr... More

At Heimtextil, Maison & Objet and Ambiente

Highlighting a curated selection of the best craft and design products from glo... More

date: Jan 04, 2016

Highlighting a curated selection of the best craft and design products from glo... More

Trade Fairs & Events

An overview of a season full of handmade design inspiration for 2016 and beyond... More

date: Dec 12, 2015

An overview of a season full of handmade design inspiration for 2016 and beyond... More

A great success

The curated exhibition SPHERE at 100% Design South Africa, showcasing products ... More

date: Aug 21, 2015

The curated exhibition SPHERE at 100% Design South Africa, showcasing products ... More

At trade show 100% Design and SARCDA Johannesburg

At 2 trade fairs in Johannesburg in August 2015, ´Development by Design´, a joi... More

date: Jul 27, 2015

At 2 trade fairs in Johannesburg in August 2015, ´Development by Design´, a joi... More

In South Africa

Small and medium businesses, from small workshops to design studios to medium s... More

date: May 08, 2015

Small and medium businesses, from small workshops to design studios to medium s... More

Craftscurator is now Columnist!

Elle Decoration, the Dutch edition, now has a 6 page section on handmade and su... More

date: Feb 09, 2015

Elle Decoration, the Dutch edition, now has a 6 page section on handmade and su... More

New Product Ranges at Ambiente

Visit our special Sustainable Design exhibit during Ambiente February 13-17, 20... More

date: Jan 12, 2015

Visit our special Sustainable Design exhibit during Ambiente February 13-17, 20... More

Successful Indonesian Presentation in Paris

Together with the 9 Indonesian participants, Irene Vermeulen and Kees Bronk are... More

date: Sep 30, 2014

Together with the 9 Indonesian participants, Irene Vermeulen and Kees Bronk are... More

At Maison & Objet, Paris September 5 - 9, 2014

See new product ranges from 9 Indonesian exporters. Select from our materials l... More

date: Jul 15, 2014

See new product ranges from 9 Indonesian exporters. Select from our materials l... More

For HandEye Magazine

Irene made visits to designer and maker workshops in the Cape Town region, and ... More

date: May 27, 2014

Irene made visits to designer and maker workshops in the Cape Town region, and ... More

Design Indaba Expo 2014, Cape Town

Design Indaba is Africa's annual celebration of creativity. At the 3 day confer... More

date: Mar 17, 2014

Design Indaba is Africa's annual celebration of creativity. At the 3 day confer... More

Sustainable Design from Vietnam

Thank you Ambiente visitors, for making our trade fair such a big success! We a... More

date: Mar 12, 2014

Thank you Ambiente visitors, for making our trade fair such a big success! We a... More

Launch at Ambiente 2014

9 export companies from Vietnam show they have successfully matched 'green' mar... More

date: Jan 22, 2014

9 export companies from Vietnam show they have successfully matched 'green' mar... More

at Maison & Objet September 2012

Crafts from Peru are as diverse as the landscapes of this country; lush textile... More

date: Jul 30, 2012

Crafts from Peru are as diverse as the landscapes of this country; lush textile... More

LifeStyle Vietnam Trade Fair

With a group of European buyers, we have visited LifeStyle Vietnam trade fair t... More

date: May 02, 2012

With a group of European buyers, we have visited LifeStyle Vietnam trade fair t... More

From South Africa

Using Africa's rich source of natural materials and techniques, a new generatio... More

date: Mar 22, 2012

Using Africa's rich source of natural materials and techniques, a new generatio... More

From South Africa

Designers from South Africa prove handmade can be inventive and contemporary, b... More

date: Mar 22, 2012

Designers from South Africa prove handmade can be inventive and contemporary, b... More

From South Africa

Quirky, colourful and creative; the crafts at the Design Indaba expo often are ... More

date: Mar 22, 2012

Quirky, colourful and creative; the crafts at the Design Indaba expo often are ... More

LifeStyle Trade Fair Apr 18-21

Come and see inventive crafts, sustainable products and new designs Vietnamese ... More

date: Mar 19, 2012

Come and see inventive crafts, sustainable products and new designs Vietnamese ... More

Indonesian Techniques

Exploring workshops and showrooms, meeting craftsmen and entrepreneurs, Craftsc... More

date: Jan 11, 2012

Exploring workshops and showrooms, meeting craftsmen and entrepreneurs, Craftsc... More

8 tips and tricks for importers

As an importer, you always keep an eye out for new and exciting products and pr... More

date: Sep 29, 2011

As an importer, you always keep an eye out for new and exciting products and pr... More