Durban is Ours Call for Submissions: Pride

June is Pride month, so, naturally, we figured the Durban is Ours theme for this month should be Pride and what it means to you. As per usual, you can submit in any medium your heart desires, so long as... Read More

How Bittereinder Survived A Bitter Decade

A Bitter Decade - Bittereinder - Durban Is Yours

Things weren’t all that different 10 years ago. Or were they? Bittereinder have seen it all, so maybe they can offer some perspective. Charlene Charls Dos Ramos takes a look at the last decade with... Read More

Live from The Winston – Episode 2

Things get properly messy in the 2nd episode of Live from The Winston with Neil Green and Bob Perfect. I’m not really sure whose idea it was to host a podcast in a bar, but it was fucking genius/stupid... Read More

How to Cheat Death When You’re Dead Broke

No one in Durban is getting paid enough, especially not contributors to DIY. If your wallet is light, the resourceful Sheshela Maduna has a few tips for having a good time in Durban on a budget.   Photo... Read More

Darker Shades? : A Durban is Ours Submission

For this month’s Durban is Ours theme, we asked you to tell us what colour and patterns mean to you in whatever way you choose. Kgaugelo Maanaso chose to do so in poem form with prose that highlights... Read More

Live from The Winston – Another DIY Podcast

Inspired by Marvel’s domination of the box office, we’re expanding our podcast universe with another franchise. We present to you franchise number 2 in phase one of the DIY Podcast Universe:... Read More

Pattern Pupils: A Durban is Ours Submission

Featuring PatternNation’s most recent collection of upcycled clothing exhibited at KZNSA Gallery for the Fashion Revolution #whomademyclothes exhibition, PatternNation collaborated with the young, queer... Read More

Muzi Shares His Afrovision

Muzi’s Afrovision album is an “instant classic” according to Bob Perfect. He breaks down why he feels that way and finds out what other people at the listening session thought of the... Read More

Revolting Fashion

It’s time to start thinking about where our clothes come from. Liandra van Staden fills us in on a revolution happening in fashion and how you can get involved.   Photo Credit: Llwellyn Makhanya... Read More

RSVP to Durban’s Creative Colour Party

Misha Lee is tired of seeing her favourite things about Durban die, so she’s doing something about it. Check out their event submitted via Durban is Ours and tickle yourself pink, purple, blue, red…     EThekwini... Read More