Bottega Collection

Bottega bot·te·ga | \ bōˈtāgə , bəˈ- \ : the studio or workshop of a major artist in which other artists may participate in the execution of the projects or commissions of the major artist. We love the idea of creative collaboration and the current global focus on craft and craftsmanship. It’s one of the reasons that over the past year, we’ve […]

September 18, 2018

Study Session: #followyourbrush with Amy Keevy

Her first two #StudySessions watercolour workshops were so popular that we’ve invited Amy Keevy back for a third workshop in Month. Amy, whose current work explores the moon, with her mighty hold over memory and shadow, also creates exquisite glass art and has styled shoots for Dear Rae and Dayfeels. What to expect An afternoon of watercolour […]

September 18, 2018

Bottega Launch

You’re invited to join us at our store, 69 Roeland Street, Cape Town any time between 4pm and 7pm today for a spring themed event to launch our latest seasonal collection.   In the spirit of Bottega, we’d love you to take a moment to  express your artistry by creating a guided chalk drawing that […]

September 14, 2018

Women’s Day Lucky Draw

In celebration of Woman’s Day, and our amazing customers, we’re running a week-long lucky draw where everyone is a guaranteed winner! Each day, between Friday, 3 and Friday, 10 August, we’re giving away gift cards valued at between R150 and R500 as well as Margot Molyneux merchandise! Prizes will be randomly allocated to each and […]

August 3, 2018

Study Session: Macramé Wall Hanging

This September, Jade Paton from House of Grace will be hosting her second Study Session in macramé, an ancient art that traces its roots to thirteenth-century Arabic weavers and was a popular pastime for sailors who used their rope knotting skills for decorative and meditative purposes. Jade uses this technique in unconventional and creative ways, playing with […]

August 2, 2018

MM Woman: Cynthia

I first met the lovely Cynthia Fan at an Ikebana class taught by the inspiring Ohara Chapter. And, as so often seems to happen after you’ve met someone, our paths have ended up crossing a few times afterwards, and for different reasons. One of the paths I bumped into her on was in our store […]

August 1, 2018

MM short film

  This beautiful short film, featuring pieces from our Basics Collection, was produced by a talented team of South African creatives. We love the way it looks, feels and sounds – thank you, Luh’ra, for the dreamy music! – and how it captures the essence of our brand so perfectly.   Credits Model / Marsi […]

July 12, 2018

How to wear bold trousers

3 ways to wear colourful pants This season, we’ve produced two pairs of Winter Trousers, in tobacco and dijon yellow, using the same great fit and cut as our Wide Leg Trousers. While this burst of seasonal colour will certainly add energy to your wardrobe, you may be wondering what to wear our pants with […]

June 22, 2018

#MMStudySessions: Clay & Glaze

After the success of two previous clay studies at the store, the talented Amor Coetzee from Dayfeels is preparing to host her third #MMStudySessions, Clay and Glaze. Amor’s ceramic work focuses on minimalism and muted tones and is inspired by her deep appreciation for the landscape, the ocean and the properties of water. What to […]

June 18, 2018

Store launch: Florence A\W 18

Our latest winter collection, FLORENCE, will launch online this coming Friday 8 June and in store on Saturday. Join us for a warm hot chocolate in store as we celebrate the launch of this A\W 18 collection.   Where: Margot Molyneux Store 69 Roeland Street, Cape Town When: Saturday, 9 June, 9.30-2.30

June 4, 2018

MM Woman: Gemma

This month, we’re delighted to introduce you to another beautiful, talented young woman who’s also, happily for us, an MM customer. Gemma Mary Shepherd is a photographer and creative director with heaps of talent and a love of fashion and portraiture. Although she’s only in her 20s, she already boasts an impressive résumé: she’s been […]

May 30, 2018

Studio Sale: 16 June

Diarise Saturday, 16 June for our bi-annual Studio Sale! Given the large number of customers who’ve attended these sales in the past, we’re moving the venue from our studio to a larger space – a photographic studio in Woodstock with beautiful views. Get there early to snap up some fantastic deals! (Please remember this is […]

May 25, 2018

New in stock: Autumn capsule

We’ve just added have three beautiful new autumn looks to our range, available to purchase in-store and online, and worn by this month’s featured MM Woman, Gemma Shepherd. Look out for our full winter collection, which launches in early June 2018.   Cigar trouser This tapered trouser style is available in seaweed green and deep […]

May 7, 2018

Get 20% off with our Mother’s Day clothing swap

This May, we’d love your help in supporting the mothers at St. Anne’s home, a shelter caring for and empowering destitute, abused and disadvantaged women and their children. How? Simply bring those jerseys and jackets you no longer wear or want to our store and we’ll donate them to mothers in need. In return, you’ll […]

May 2, 2018

Study Session: #followyourbrush with Amy Keevy

Our March #StudySessions watercolour workshop, hosted by Amy Keevy, sold out so quickly that we’ve invited her back for a second workshop in June. Amy, whose current work explores the moon, with her mighty hold over memory and shadow, also creates exquisite glass art and has styled shoots for Dear Rae and Dayfeels. What to […]

April 6, 2018

Shop your shape

To make your online shopping experience as effortless as possible, we’ve updated the sizing information on our online store and categorised our styles according to three different body shapes: hippy, busty and straight. While we appreciate that each of us has a unique shape, and that not everyone will be an exact match with one […]

April 6, 2018

Meet our Team: Mikhailia

Mikhailia, or Miki as she’s fondly known to all of us, joined us in 2016 when we opened our first brand store in Cape Town’s East City Precinct. Wonderfully, Miki already understood our brand and processes intimately – she had previously worked at the fabulous Mungo & Jemima, which stocks our clothing –  and she […]

April 3, 2018