Furniture DesignFurniture ManufacturingSA Furniture Design Competition winner, Banele Mthethwa

Third-year interior design student at the Durban University of Technology (DUT), Banele Mthethwa, won first prize in the tenth annual SA Furniture Design Competition.

Mthethwa was announced as the winner in the student category at the Proudly South African Buy Local Summit held recently in Johannesburg.

The runners-up were Onalenna Masete and Alistair Stubbs. The SA Furniture Design Competition is hosted by the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition (DTIC) in partnership with the South African Furniture Initiative (SAFI), Proudly South African, the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) and industry partners.

Continue reading –