Every item is handmade in South Africa or Swaziland and beautifully crafted. This is the place to find unique dinnerware and vases, tea sets and decorative pieces, with an emphasis on clean lines and a muted colour palette that adds a timeless quality to all that is sold here.
Contemporary designs at Storm in a Teacup often take their inspiration from African ceremonial vessels. Weston, trained in ceramic design, was drawn to sourcing items from Swaziland because of 'the deep-rooted culture of craft for daily use' found in this small kingdom. She also sources woven baskets and grass mats from here.
A former light industrial complex from the 1930s transformed into a boutique shopping destination, 44 Stanley – opened in 2003 – offers an enticing selection of designer clothing boutiques and artisanal homeware stores, artist studios, a cinema, plus gre