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

WIN a R750 #margotmolyneux gift card!

What would you treat yourself to if you were the lucky winner of a R750 MM gift card in our latest Instagram competition? A Juniper Dress in black, maize yellow or milk white? A black Silky Skirt from our Basics collection? Or perhaps a striped Hana Shirt from our latest Musings collection? To enter, simply […]

April 3, 2018

Dress Feature: Find a dress for every occasion

Got a special occasion coming up – a friend’s wedding, a family celebration, or a work event? We take a look at three timeless black dresses, with three flattering hemlines, that will have you looking and feeling beautiful whatever the occasion. Silk Shift R2,150.00 100% crepe de chine The shorter hemline on this dress gives […]

March 10, 2018

Study Session: Macramé Class

This April, Jade Paton from House of Grace will be hosting an introduction to the ancient art of macramé, which she fell in love with while visiting California. Macramé 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 […]

March 9, 2018

Fabric & Garment Care: Silk

We love silk for its extreme versatility, for the fact that it is at once strong and delicate, and because it has both insulating and cooling properties. We’ve used it in several of our recent collections and you can look forward to seeing more of it in future ones. If you’ve already bought a silk […]

March 8, 2018

Store Drive: Human Rights Day

In recognition of Human Rights Day on 21 March, we’d like to invite you to partner with us in support to Ons Plek, a residential child and youth care centre looking after girls who have lived, worked or begged on the streets of Cape Town. This incredible centre and its dedicated staff provide a home, food, […]

March 6, 2018

MM Woman: Philippa

We met Philippa through our Roeland Street store where she got chatting to our amazing retail manager, Mikhailia Petersen, and soon discovered that we had a few things in common – we both studied fashion design at the Design Academy of Fashion, we both work as fashion designers, and we’re both passionate about building our […]

March 2, 2018

Trousers Feature: Find your fit

Are Culottes your thing? Do Wide Leg Trousers do it for you? Or are you more of a Slacks girl? We look at three key components that affect the fit of every pair of pants – the length, the shape of the leg and the waistband and where it sits on the body – to […]

February 6, 2018

New collection: Musing

We’re delighted to introduce our new summer collection, Musing. Featuring soft, neutral colours and beautifully wearable fabrics – high thread count cottons and silk crepe de chine – it’s the perfect complement to our recent Spring collection. Why Musing? We love the idea of taking a moment out from the busy world we live in […]

February 6, 2018

MM Women: Xanelé

When she’s not on her bicycle, taking in the sights and sounds of our beautiful city, Xanelé Puren, the co-founder of See Saw Do, a multidisciplinary design studio that focuses on designing for and with children is at her studio in Salt River making the magic happen. As she explains, “We’re motivated by a desire to […]

February 6, 2018

3 Ways we’re saving water

In light of the current water crisis affecting Cape Town, and our commitment to running a responsible business, we’re doing all we can to reduce our water consumption until such time as the situation is under control. Here’s how: – We’ve suspended all fabric dying until further notice. – But, because we have such an […]

February 6, 2018

Follow your brush

March brings our 8th #StudySessions workshop, this time in a medium we’ve not yet explored – paint, more specifically watercolours. Hosted by the lovely Amy Keevy, whose current work studies the almighty moon at it’s many different stages, Amy has an impeccable eye and manages to create beauty over many different spheres, not just using paint, […]

January 17, 2018

Meet our Team: Grethe

I met Grethe back when we both dressed awkwardly and spent our days navigating the intricacies of high school. Fast forward to today and it’s been three years since Grethe joined our team and became a hugely indispensable part of it, heading up our studio and production. In her official role as Production Manager, Grethe […]

January 17, 2018

Store Launch: Musing

Join us for a glass of Krone at our store on Thursday, 25 January from 4-7pm, as we launch our latest summer offering Musing, the full range will be available to shop. If you would like to attend, please let us know.

January 16, 2018

Clay and Glaze

After the success of her first study in August last year, we’ve invited the talented Amor Coetzee from Dayfeels to host a second Study in Clay and Glaze at our store this February. Amor’s ceramic work focuses on minimalism and muted tones and is inspired by her deep appreciation for the landscape, the ocean and […]

January 15, 2018

Colour Development: Yellow

Following on from our Rich Green color development, we moved onto our favourite spring/ summer color, YELLOW! As with our greens, this Spring we have focused on our incredible surroundings. We found yellow in so many unexpected places as well as in the most beautiful spring blooms. Best known to represent happiness and positivity, yellow […]

December 16, 2017