Mungo’s big move to the new mill at Old Nick Village. A photo gallery of the men who moved many tons of weaving machinery, and made it all possible.
Mungo makes its way to New York for the renowned biannual trade show, NY Now. Being in the Artisan Resource sector and surrounded by international talent on all levels is always inspiring. What was more inspiring was the reaction and response to Mungo and our offering. We showcased our brand new Mungo Mali range of cushions, throws and table runners along with our African inspired textile range.
We celebrated the launch of our new store and Micro Mill with a grand opening in June. The energy was great and Hattie was the star of the show. We couldn’t be happier in this new space, situated in the heart of Cape Town
Mungo Pop Up in Johannesburg is opening on the 27th of May. You’ll find us at 44 Stanley, a creative hub with a wonderful collection of artisanal shops, design studios, and restaurants with great atmosphere.
The Cooks Cloth is truly versatile utility cloth; this item can be used (and worn) in a number different ways.
Ithaca, a small Greek island situated in the turquoise waters of the Ionian Sea, is where celebrated South African photographers Gerda Genis and Robbert Koene have transformed an old ruin into a beautiful stone villa – they brought over Mungo textiles from home to furnish it.
Mungo is turning up the heat in the kitchen with the introduction of an exciting new addition to our kitchen linen range – The Boma Cloth
Mungo Studio in Bo Kaap is moving to 78 Hout Street; situated between Loop and Bree st, right in the heart of the First Thursday district.
This blanket feels as good as it looks, woven from pure cotton grown in Swaziland. This natural fibre offers a luxurious touch and texture. It’s a perfect bedding addition as a warm, yet breathable layer.
Mungo Design in Cape Town. You can now get your Mungo towels, throws and linen on your doorstep. Designed, woven and made in South Africa.
Sustainability and transparency are at the core of what we do at Mungo. We design textiles that are responsible, empower the makers and are made to last.
The Hattie Tea Towel. Pure cotton kitchen cloth. Sturdy and durable with a true selvage woven on the antique Hatterleys Loom.
Here is a sneak peak of the latest at the Mungo Mill. We are gearing up for the holiday season and having a great time producing new colour ways and designs. We hope to see on them the shelves soon!
We can expect a new batch of the ever popular Mancloths, Selvage Serviettes, new Kikoi colours and a little table linen surprise.
Recently we attended NY NOW in New York City. With almost 35 000 attendees from all 50 states & 80 countries we were amongst some illustrious company.
The itawuli has created quite a buzz around here. This flat weave towel has a wow factor and personality we did not quite expect. It is bold, bright and stands on its own. Maybe a little like the youngest child of a large family, fighting for independence and originality. Forging new grounds and seeking new horizons. Well, good luck itawuli we hope you make it, send us tales of your adventures.
Looking for that perfect Christmas gift for the littlest member of the family? Look no further. In the sixth edition of Christmas Gift Guide we’re inspiring you with our range of soft, safe and beautiful baby blankets – a stunning gift for any baby this Christmas. Whether you go organic, woolly or traditional, feel inspired by our stunning colour ways and textures and make a baby very happy this festive season.
The Mungo team comprises of surfers, sailors and beach dwellers of various kinds. When a new piece of apparel hits our radar we are quick to snatch it up and take it for a test ride. And that’s just what we did with the new Ruti Kikois.
It’s time for some more Christmas gift inspiration, and in this edition we’re looking at Mungo’s super soft, ultra-absorbent and stunningly stylish range of flat weave towels. Individually woven on our antique looms these towels make for a great South African Christmas gift for family or friends. Or hey, why don’t you spoil yourself this Christmas with a new set for your bathroom!
Welcome to the fourth edition of the Mungo Christmas Gift Guide. This time around we’re inspiring you with our range of throws and blankets. Soft, comfy and incredibly durable, our throws and blankets make for a Christmas gift that won’t disappoint.
This week we’re giving the gift of ultimate comfort with our crisp, cool and luxurious true linen bedding. Softening with each wash and building character over time, this is a gift that will be loved, used and cherished for generations to come.