Crafts & Goods at I Love Big Bay Market

As promised, we will update our trader blogs as we go! Here are some of our indoor crafters, designers and goods sellers at the previous ILBB markets.

Dee Designs handmade silver Jewelry and Tribute Hearts. Dee and Lesta moved from Hillcrest (KZN) to Cape Town for a change of scenery. Lesta has been a Goldsmith for 40 years and Dee for ±30 and their styles and passions within their trade has evolved over time. You can find Dee & Lesta at I Love Big Bay each market and at the Elkanah Schoolyard Market once a month. Follow them on Facebook for new designs.

Oh and look who it is in the background, Chris from Rushman Handcrafted Pens. Visit Chris at our market as his wooden rings are a must have!! Check out more info here.


Bottega di fotografia – signature images and artwork mounted to your specs right at the market. You may remember this familiar face from Exposure Gallery at Biscuit Mill. You can now find Fernando or Valeria at the weekly Harbour Bay Market, Blue Bird Garage Market (Muizies) and our market once per month – email orders.


Habiba has a store at Eden on the Bay shopping centre and her shop is well known for it’s gorgeous select belly dancing supplies, beautiful mandalas, eastern fabrics, kikoy sarongs and more. Visit Lindy’s Instagram @HabibaLindy for updates or her store in Big Bay.

On the right is Mel from Soul Society who is one of 4 handpicked designers at the market. Her trendy tees (amongst other apparel) are a hit every month and are also now available on her TakeAlot listing… grab a tee and rock Cape Town just like her other label fans!

DSC_9663If you are a Blouberg local and have walked from Petit Fours to Ons Huisie you may have noticed the cute gift store on Stadler Road, Studio 46 are once of our most popular stall holders. Visit their stall at our market or check them out on their website for more info.