Step Into Durban’s Footobooth

These 6 photographers have teamed up to make stunning portraits with the people of Durban.     If you spend any amount of time on Facebook recently, you’ve definitely seen some of these... Read More

Paige’s Top 10 Photos Of 2017

Considering 2017 has been a pretty bleak year, we asked Paige Furness to fill the end of our year with her dreamy colours by selecting her 10 favourite photos that she took this year. Enjoy.     While... Read More

Evan’s Top 10 ‘Alternative’ SA Releases For 2017

Since he’s now our official “Rock music guy”, Evan van Zyl decided to break down a few of his favourite “alternative” (whatever that means in 2017) South African releases... Read More

Leah’s Top 10 Ways To Avoid Harassing Women in 2018

Based on the steaming pile of shit that was 2017, Leah Jasmine put together this handy guide to help you not be a creep in 2018. From the site Grab Back Comics, check them out.   With... Read More

Russell’s Top 10 Things White Ballies Like To Talk About In Bars 2017

With his finger on the pulse of the Zeitgeist, Russell Grant breaks down the biggest topics of conversations amongst white ballies at bars in 2017.     Every year Bob asks all of us to write... Read More

How to #ShopLocal this Christmas

Avoid the malls and put money in local entrepreneur pockets by shopping local these holidays. Leah Jasmine put together this handy guide to make your life easier and your gift giving swaggier.       ‘Tis... Read More

Magic: The Gathering and the Importance of Good Hobby Keeping

In his latest monthly column, Russell Grant takes a look at the importance of having healthy hobbies.     “I’d like to take a few minutes to talk to you about our Lord and Saviour, Magic:... Read More

Durban Womxn Playwrights

It’s no secret that theatre in Durban isn’t exactly thriving, but this local collective of womxn playwrights have teamed up to change that by building each other up whilst taking on the patriarchy... Read More

Replika, Meet Me

As we hurtle towards the robotic and AI driven future, we need to think deeper about how we view these beings and how we integrate them into our society. Liz Dom shares her experiences with and thoughts... Read More

20 Places To Get Coffee That Don’t Rhyme With Sucks

Local is lekker.     Here at DIY we require a fairly severe amount of coffee to keep us going. Between our day jobs, passion projects and joints, we require the legal stimulant so that we can... Read More