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Siyanda Mbele is from Umlazi, KwaZulu Natal and graduated from the Durban University of Technology with a Bachelor’s degree in Interior Design. Combining practical solutions with intelligent design, interior designer Siyanda Mbele’s stackable tables feature colored legs that can be easily swapped and mixed.

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31 March 2015
Initiating a design dialogue between government,...


13 August 2014
The Big Idea
South Africa faces many challenges. This inevitably calls for all decision makers who have a vested interest in addressing the national priorities of job creation, poverty alleviation and skills development to work together through fostering a trans...
The Design Institute, as a national change agent, is geared towards unlocking the economic value and direct socio-economic...

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