Export-ready product design from South Africa

33 leading designers and manufacturers from South Africa will take part in the NEXT18 Trade Exhibition in Cape Town from February 22-25, 2018. ‘Development by Design’ is showcasing the results of their various export readiness programmes, in which over 50 small and medium businesses have participated,... More

Mongolian Exporters at EU Fairs

At Maison & Objet Paris, 4 Mongolian exporters will showcase their newly developed textiles. They are working with the 4 beautiful n... More

Trade Fairs and Design Events

An overview of a season full of handmade design inspiration for 2018 and beyond. Trade fairs and design events for professionals in ... More

Trend presentation Lidewij Edelkoort

For Autumn/ Winter 2018/ 2019 Lidewij Edelkoort delivered a tight, compact presentation called ‘Portraits’. She feels this focused v... More

With a re-vamped website

I am so excited to launch my re-newed website! Can’t wait to show you all the new features and content. One thing has not changed: m... More

Factory visits Mongolia

Although handmade production is Craftscurator's passion, she also is fascinated with seeing a factory in operation. Especially when ... More

From praying to playing

Craftscurator travelled to Milan and saw designers taking a playful approach to creating new products, with interesting textures, an... More

At 2 leading trade shows

New products by 27 exporters from 10 countries attracted the attention of many importers and retailers. It was showcased in the pop-... More

Launching their new product collections

Intricate woodwork inspired by African nature, textile prints based on botanical lithographs from the 1900’s, and a clever stackable... More