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October 21, 2013
The online retailer's collaboration with 25 South African designers and artists goes on sale today in advance of Cape Town's status as World Design Capital 2014. Here are Dwell's top picks, from lamps to textiles to patterned bowls.
Artisan handmade bracelets necklace jewelry Fab x South Africa
Jewelry hand-made by artisans, including Ndebele bracelets and necklaces by Katherine-Mary Pichulik and a capstone piece, a necklace by Beloved Beadwork that Fab founder Bradford Shellhammer points as one of the items that best encapsulate the Fab x South Africa collection. Bracelet ($12.50), necklace ($25), and Thousand Hills beaded necklace ($135) available through fab.com.
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Bamboo cutting board kitchen Fab x South Africa design
Faceted bamboo cutting board designed by Snapp Design, available at Fab X South Africa for $49.90.
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Breadbin by Pedersen and Lennard for Fab x South Africa design collection
Breadbins in yellow, green, black and white by Pedersen and Lennard for Fab x South Africa. Available at fab.com for $99 each.
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pattern yellow bowl kitchenware Fab x South Africa Wola Nani artisan
African bowl set in yellow by Wola Nani at Fab x South Africa, $42 at fab.com.
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Tea towel kitchen bath pink pattern by Handmade by Me Fab x South Africa
Vintage tea towel in pink by Handmade by Me, $28 in the Fab x South Africa pop-up store.
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Fold bird feeder by Joe Paine for Fab x South Africa powder coated steel
Fold Bird Feeder by Joe Paine casts a simple silhouette—made out of powder-coated steel and inspired by origami. $69 at Fab x South Africa.
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Pedersen and Lennard recycling bins Fab x South Africa
Recycling bins, also by Pedersen and Lennard, retail for $69 (for the small black version) and $115 (for the large white version).
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Artisan handmade bracelets necklace jewelry Fab x South Africa
Jewelry hand-made by artisans, including Ndebele bracelets and necklaces by Katherine-Mary Pichulik and a capstone piece, a necklace by Beloved Beadwork that Fab founder Bradford Shellhammer points as one of the items that best encapsulate the Fab x South Africa collection. Bracelet ($12.50), necklace ($25), and Thousand Hills beaded necklace ($135) available through fab.com.

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