O.live is a shop filled with curiosity.
Capetonians have been flocking to this carefully curated little gem for years.
Rupert Smith and Warren Matthee,
opened their store 10 years ago
is an amazing and ever-changing mix of flea market finds, modern classics, sophisticated ceramics and glassware
it is a chemistry of living
question: why o.live and how is it meant to be pronounced ?
answer: "o.live is pronounced like the word “olive”. The spelling is a play on words, highlighting the word “live”. We included the unusual punctuation as a bit of a joke, because we came up with the name at the time of the .com boom.
45D Leaville Flats,
Tel – 021 426 5773.