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A jewellery designer inspired by all things ‘African’, to say we’re obsessed would be the understatement of the century!
It’s tricky to find brands that are exporting and sharing ideas/designs that are unique to their native country and culture – just like VELDSKOEN® has done and is DOING!
It goes without saying that the Cape is one of, if not THE MOST, beautiful cities in South Africa. The breath-taking views and winding roads to Cape Point for those lazy Sundays, you name it and the mother city has it. What can be better than beautiful mountains and ocean views? We’ll tell you and it rhymes with wine, wait it is wine – well, that and cheese because WINE NOT! Read More
An entire range dedicated to the real ‘fashionistas’ – the mothers, daughters, and sisters; we see you! The makers of VELDSKOEN® have created an ALL FEMALE range of shoes in a variety of fun and quirky colours.
Seeing as though we are heading into Winter, it seemed fitting for VELDSKOEN® to give their spin on Winter attire – Game of Thrones edition. We thought it would be a good idea to link each colour from the ‘Heritage’ and ‘Chelsea boot’ range to one of the seven kingdoms in the iconic TV series. Read More
The dark doesn’t always have to be daunting, bring out the board games and the camping gear and bond with those who help to keep the lights on – and we’re NOT talking about Eskom. Read More
Cape Town’s most loved festival is fast approaching, which means OUTFIT PLANNING! We might be a bit TOO excited, but Rocking the Daisies is an event we take VERY seriously. The event may only be in October of this year, but it is a three-day long event – which only tells us one thing, OUTFIT CHANGES! Read More
You simply cannot come to Cape Town and not visit the Winelands to indulge in some of the world’s best wines. If you regard yourself as not having the pallet for wine, do not fear – with this review, you’ll be well on your way to becoming an avid wine-drinker in no time! Read More Read More
Embrace your South African sole at next year’s Oppikoppi and flaunt your
VELDSKOEN®. Stay on trend and make VELDSKOEN® SA’s most popular festival shoe. This unforgettable experience has often been referred to as a “beautiful dusty necessity” – clearly not favourable conditions for ‘sandal-wearers’.
Learn a bit more on how the category has been linked to the sport, as well as the qualities that make the shoe ideal for playing polo.The composition and general aesthetic of VELDSKOEN® shoes are not the only references to the equestrian sport of polo. The ‘chukka boot’ got its name directly from the sport itself. Read More
Cape Town has become one of the hottest tourist attractions and places to be; with that comes increased costs.We are lucky to live in a beautiful city, but it can be tough on our wallets. However, they are a number of activities that we can part-take in which can cost next to nothing.
The native South African shoe brand, VELDSKOEN®, is making waves and we’re here for the ride! The shoe that spawned a category has been seen on the feet of royals, A-list celebs and is now being backed by Mark Cuban himself. Read More
School robotics team, The Hyperion Bots were the only team from Parklands College to make it through to the FLL Open European Championship in Hungary, which they attended in May this year. The team won the 1st Place Gracious Professionalism award at the Championship.
Creative dynamo – that would be the perfect way to describe Kudi Maratzika. Currently a senior producer for Viacom International Media Networks, in which she produces local content for Comedy Central Africa and BET Africa, Kudi is also an actress and scriptwriter and has started her own wellness and lifestyle blog called Hey Kudisco! Read More
Comedy wasn’t always on the agenda for funny man Gavin Kelly, he studied Journalism at the University of Pretoria before deciding that the newsroom wasn’t for him. He then went on to do a few odd jobs in the service and retail industry before discovering his passion for making people laugh. Read More
A digital campaigns analyst by day, film director by night, Dana Jacob has quite a few feathers in her cap – including Art Director, Graphic Designer, Copywriter, Conceptual Artist and Creative Producer, and a long career as a Creative Director. But she fell in love with film after producing her first short film in 2011 and hasn’t looked back since. Read More
The art of story-telling is increasingly a rare commodity. But Rob Caskie is one of the few people still around who is able to turn information into a captivating, heartfelt narrative. He first found his passion for telling stories whilst still at university. Read More
Twin Mosia is one of many great South Africans who are following their dreams and enriching their communities, and VELDSKOEN™ is so excited to have him on board as one of our ambassadors. Read More
If you like to think of yourself as a man who enjoys the finer things in life, if you would use the words suave and sophisticated to describe yourself, and if you don’t yet know about HERMANOS - Cape Town’s trendiest new barbershop – then do yourself a favour and check them out. Read More
VELDSKOEN™ is so excited to share a little bit about our friend, Lebo Miya. Lebo teaches technology skills and entrepreneurship development to underprivileged South Africans. His company, Ekasi Code Club, teaches unemployed youth in the townships to make websites and applications through coding. Read More
Energy. That is the first word that comes to mind when you meet Nicole. As part of our VELDSKOEN™ Stories series, we spent some time with Nicole in Cape Town, and even managed to get her to join our first fashion shoot. Read More
Last weekend we shot our first fashion shoot. Photographer Anton Roberts did an amazing job. Here are a selection of some of our favorite shots. Read More