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Is Kommetjie Cape Town’s newest art hub?

We’ve recently had a spate of new art galleries open at Imhoff Farm, adding to our contribution to the Far South’s very own art route. In the space of a few hundred metres you can visit new additions The Studio Art Gallery, Zoe Mafham Art, Bianca L Art Studio, Cynamin Art, and the Glass Art Studio, as well as old stalwarts Zizamele Ceramics, Purely Porcelain, Francoise V […]

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Join us for live music and a gourmet picnic on 31 March

Come and join us for an evening under the trees on Thursday, 31 March! There’ll be live music by the Bevan Soga Band, gourmet picnic hampers and wine from the Free Range Farm Shop, and the launch of our refurbished wing, which includes The Studio Art Gallery, Purely Porcelain and Rummage. All of our shops and art galleries […]

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New opening: Cittashanti Yoga Studio

There’s a new yoga studio open at Imhoff Farm. Cittashanti Yoga Studio opened its airy open space in January 2016 and offers a community of diverse teachers and styles. For many years Yoga has held a mystical allure to the mass population. Practiced in forests and ashrams away from the inquisitive eyes of society only […]

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New Opening: Zoe Mafham

Zoe Mafham is a collage artist working in an open studio on Imhoff farm (next to Scented Life Soap Studio), creating original art from paper. “I recycle found paper, including maps, children’s books and envelopes, into original collages. I start in the middle with no pencil sketch and see what comes.” says Zoe. “I love the immediacy of collage, […]

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New Opening: Maze World

Maze World is now open at Imhoff Farm! This double-storey, hand-built, interactive 3D wooden maze makes a great outing for the whole family. Take a tour through Southern Africa – travelling to SA, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Mozambique (each represented by the national flag) – and learn about African animal conservation along the way. Perfect for groups, […]

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We’re throwing a summer soiree!

We’re throwing a summer soiree! Come and celebrate with us on Thursday, 5 November from 5pm. There’ll be live music and complimentary drinks, and you can purchase handcrafted soap from Scented Life, vintage clothing from Rummage Co Op, ceramics from Zizamele, and gorgeous jewellery from Purely Porcelain. You can also do a cheese tasting and tour at […]

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New opening: Scented Life

We’d like to extend a warm welcome to Scented Life, an artisan soap-making company started by Kommetjie local Robin Dauncey. Robin is passionate about what he does, having started Scented Life after 10 years working as a financial director. “I was inspired by two emerging global trends,” says Robin. “The first is a social movement encompassing self-reliance, […]

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Shop local at Imhoff Farm

Several new boutique stores have recently opened at Imhoff Farm, bringing their distinctive brand of designer products to the farm. A recent visitor to ceramic jeweller Purely Porcelain (pictured above) said it best: “Like a moth to a flame, I was drawn to this little gem of a workshop. So much creativity expressed through the fine art of porcelain jewels. All […]

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Bo Zhang heads up Umami Sushi

Bo Zhang is one of the South’s best known sushi chefs, most recently hailing from Food Lover’s Market at Longbeach Mall, where he built up a small but devoted following. In fact, one of his customers loved his sushi so much that she decided Bo needed a restaurant of his own – which is how Umami was born. Hailing originally from China, […]

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Our Mother’s Day gift guide

Looking for a unique gift for that special woman in your life? Here are our top five picks of gorgeous gift ideas for your Mom this Mother’s Day… Hand-crafted porcelain, leather and silver jewellery from Purely Porcelain. A sought-after collectable ceramic bowl from Zizamele Ceramics. A sunrise horse ride on the beach followed by breakfast at Blue Water Cafe. A rebalancing massage from Conscious Orange. Fresh Proteas […]

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