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Streetwires

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Amazing works!!

Our tour guide took us here as an alternative because it was too windy to cable car to Table... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
davetH2581MO
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Wingham, Canada
10/10 Excellence !

While we didn’t physically visit this store we contacted them online, did some shopping with them... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Kerri W
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A working artists studio situated in trendy Woodstock where you can meet the artists, see how things are made, enjoy browsing our store for unique handmade gifts and souvenirs - and book a private art lesson if you have time! We are a social...more
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354 Albert Road | 1st Floor, Maxton Centre, 7925, South Africa
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

Our tour guide took us here as an alternative because it was too windy to cable car to Table Mountain. IMO this was even better. What an incredible shop of creations. Started to give street kids something to do the works are incredible. A must...More

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CatherineRon, Manager at Streetwires, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

I am so glad you got to visit us. What a lovely review too! Thank you for your kind words, and support. Have an amazing time in Cape Town!

Reviewed 6 June 2018

While we didn’t physically visit this store we contacted them online, did some shopping with them & we were exceptionally impressed. My Mum & Dad were travelling to Africa over the time of Mother’s Day and I wanted to find something uniquely African as a...More

Thank Kerri W
CatherineRon, Manager at Streetwires, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi Kerri, Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. It has made our day! It was a pleasure working with you to organise such a special and thoughtful gift for your mum over email, and we really appreciate your support! Look forward to...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017

I believe in supporting the local artists. This was a great place to see how the crafts are created and where the crafts that I have seen at other markets come from. I walked away with a beautiful lion's head and will enjoy it for...More

Thank JaeRamirez
CatherineRon, Manager at Streetwires, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Thanks for your visit, your lovely review, and your purchase. It's all very much appreciated! I hope you are enjoying your lion's head, and that it has found a nice spot in your home!

Reviewed 28 November 2017

You see the wire and bead sculptures all over town in the souvenir shops. You will only appreciate how much work goes into the making if you see the people in the shop painstakingly add each line of beads to the frames. Some of the...More

Thank huys25
CatherineRon, Manager at Streetwires, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you for your lovely words of appreciation! I am so glad you got to visit us and see the artists. I hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Cape Town.

Reviewed 15 October 2017

If in Capetown, do yourself a favor and visit Streetwires. All the wirework, from conception to finished product, is done in house by local artisans. One can feel their passion and creativity. Beautiful pieces, both big and small, can be viewed and purchased. A great...More

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CatherineRon, Manager at Streetwires, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

What a lovely review! Thank you so much! We hope you had a lovely time in Cape Town, and that you'll plan to come back again soon.

Reviewed 30 August 2017

We spent 3 hours there! We admired the bead and metal work, and the kids (8 yo) and the adults had a great workshop experience where they made bead art. This place is really something I would recommend others to do- a genuine experience. We...More

Thank Roy W
CatherineRon, Manager at Streetwires, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review Roy! We really appreciate it, and are so pleased you had such a great time with us, that you stayed for a good few hours!

Reviewed 13 August 2017

Our friend in Cape Town recommended we see this shop. Local artists who do AMAZING wire work. Most of the large pieces are stunningly good. But they have many small affordable, reasonably priced crafts. Ria who was there was the day we went ... was...More

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CatherineRon, Manager at Streetwires, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice review. Thank you also for coming to visit us. I am glad you had such an enjoyable and interesting visit. We hope to see you again one day!

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

The most extensive and impressive display of African wire art in Cape Town. Take a stroll through the factory upstairs to see how these incredible art works are made. Definitely worth a visit.

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CatherineRon, Manager at Streetwires, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thank you Jane! We really hope to see you again some day!

Reviewed 27 November 2016

This place has an array of items all made by locals from wire and beads. From small souvenirs -- keychains, bracelets, candle holders, ornaments -- to incredibly large ones -- animals, football players, and motorcycles -- we were amazed at the creativity, time, and skill...More

Thank OhioSuzanne
CatherineRon, Manager at Streetwires, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Thanks for your lovely review Suzanne! We really appreciate it, and hope you will visit us again one day.

Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a beautiful authentic souvenir to take home with you from Cape Town and you would like to support a local initiative for talented young craft-artists, please pay a visit to this shop/artist studio. They make literally anything out of beads....More

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CatherineRon, Manager at Streetwires, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Really appreciate your kind words and lovely review. Thank you Isabella!

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Catlady2014
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Response from CatherineRon | Property representative |
Yes, they do! Also keychains and fridge magnets - and even bracelets. Hope you will pop by!
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