‘Leading the way in Afro-chic is Shine Shine (www.shineshine.co.za) at 45 Leeuwen Street in the Bo-Kaap area. On the corner of Church and Long streets, you’ll find Imagenius (www.imagenius.co.za). This is a uniquely Cape Town shop that sells quirky accessories and jewellery, as well as fabulous home accents, artworks and novelty items. o.live, chemistry of living – at the bottom of Kloof Street – is the go-to place if you’re in search of stylish homeware and accessories. Iconic South African store Big Blue (www.bigblue.co.za) is jam-packed with weird and wonderful items. The chain sells everything from quirky kitchenware and clocks to locally designed fashions and frog-shaped handbags. Big Blue is home to everything you didn’t know you needed.