Heritage Day, gender violence, and kindness

Heritage Day, gender violence, and kindness

Jum Designs is a proudly South African brand. Bright, vibrant, shweshwe bags have become our trademark. We are also keen on aligning more and more with the sustainable fashion movement. But we don’t just sell bags. Through our creativity, we celebrate the...
Christmas in July 2019

Christmas in July 2019

Although Jum Designs is all about vibrant custom bags, every year we release a range of custom Christmas stockings and gift bags. From beautiful Christmas prints to bright shweshwe Christmas stockings, we do it all. Traditionally, this range is released in July. And...
To all the dads who defy the stereotype

To all the dads who defy the stereotype

Somehow, days like Mother’s Day and Father’s Day seem to trigger my reflective side. (You might have noticed this in last month’s post on juggling motherhood and business.) Possibly because there are still so many debates about the relative roles of...
On starting a business with a baby at home.

On starting a business with a baby at home.

For those who don’t know, Jum Designs is named after my 3-year-old son Julian, whose nickname is Jum. My business is just over two years old. So yes, your maths is (hopefully) correct: Jum was just 11 months old when I launched my business. It was – and...
Choosing the best fabric for your custom bag

Choosing the best fabric for your custom bag

One of the things that sets Jum Designs apart is our dedication to individual custom bags. When you buy a bag from our online store, you are essentially ordering a custom bag that is handmade to your preferences. We have lots of bag designs for men, women and kiddies,...
Well, we somehow made it this far

Well, we somehow made it this far

Happy birthday to us! Friday marked exactly two years of my mum and I being in business. Talk about time for bubbly! As anyone knows, it’s important to have a solid, well thought out business plan in place before launching a business. This was ours:...

Pin It on Pinterest