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  • Interview: Bone Interiors/ Cape Town

    Nicola Orpen / Partner Bone interiors is one of our awesome clients. We met Nicola many years back when we were both starting out. It's amazing to see their growth. Quick overview: I love my job. I love working with skilled and efficient people. To engage with local artisans that can execute your vision with the [...] More  →
  • Interview: GASS Architects / Johannesburg

    Georg van Gass / architect pr.arch (UP BArch) MIArch Gass is one of our awesome clients. Having met Georg many years back, the respect for their approach to architecture and urban design runs deep. Plus they have good taste and always have champagne on the ready. Your favourite hotel/home space: Your top restaurant: Your latest [...] More  →
  • Levis Head Office – Coolest Office

    Dark Horse is humbled to have been part of the new Levis head office in Cape Town. The office interior design is rich with timber, copper and leather tones that are true to the brands core attitude. Sitting on the 17th floor of the new Portside building in the cities Foreshore area, this office boasts …

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  • Office interiors

    Schnieder Electric – Office Interiors

    We’re proud to be part of a dynamic project that set’s new standards for contemporary work spaces. The interior design team at I4C, developed and implemented an amazing new space at the Allandale building in Waterfall city. “Attacq is proud to welcome leading international brands like Schneider Electric, Wisetech Global and Trans Africa Projects to …

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  • Ribbed Chairs for Leo HILLINGER Wineshop & Bar Munich

    Leo HILLINGER Wineshop & Bar open’s in Munich, with Dark Horse Ribbed bar chairs as a luxurious addition to the space. We’re delighted to have a showcase for our leather bar chairs in Germany.  It’s an exciting step in sharing more of our work in Europe and introducing more client’s to the Dark Horse brand. …

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  • Dark Horse – Germany – Let’s Go Global

      We’re opened our first international office in Hamburg, Germany. We’re excited to share the brand across Europe and connect people to better products. Dark Horse: a candidate about whom little is known but who unexpectedly wins or succeeds. A fitting name when we started out in 2011… No one knew who we were and …

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  • HMC Fair – Johannesburg 2016

    Dark Horse has become a regular at the HMC Fair in Johannesburg every year. Taking place at the Hyde Park rooftop – The Sanlam HMC fair is the must attend event for all things food, wine, design and social. It’s a three day affair, with some of the best local artisans, producers and designers from …

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  • Germany Highlights and Travel Tips

    Having just returned from a great trip to Germany, we’re excited to welcome some new partners into the Dark Horse family and took in some great new places whilst exploring Hamburg,Berlin and Cologne among many other gems. A few key tips: Always have cash on you – Many places don’t accept credit cards When booking a train ride …

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  • Dark Horse x Sunday Times – Studio Feature

    Dark Horse, the Cape Town-based design studio has just turned five years old. From humble beginnings, Dark Horse has grown into a favoured South African brand with an international reputation. The studio was founded in 2011, with a tiny store and studio on Kloofnek road, that co-founder Jarrad Nelson describes as “the most money spent …

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  • Studio Sessions 02

    Some ideas and commentary coming out of our studio. We thought we’d share what’s happening at Dark Horse HQ. We hope you enjoying uncovering some new and interesting things and as always join in the conversation.@darkhorse_cpt  [ Twitter ] or darkhorse_cpt or [Instagram] 1.One of the books Jarrad has just finished is Shoe Dog by …

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