We are two passionate minds who go by the names of Marike Botha and Lauren Fouché. Like so many others, we were told we could be anything and yet, years later, found ourselves following rules instead of dreams. We felt called to take a stand for creativity and beauty in a society built on efficiency and function.
We never could have guessed that our engineering careers would perfectly equip us with the skills we needed to launch Xhibit; we also would not have been able to do it alone and are grateful for those who have walked alongside us as we have grown.
Our entire partnership - and friendship - started with a gutsy, faith-led phone call from Marike to Lauren, and a question to an almost-stranger: "Do you want to start a business?" And even our small team of two celebrates diversity: Marike lives on a farm in the vast Magoebaskloof Mountains of Limpopo, whereas Lauren (aka the Xhibit headquarters) is based in the friendly city of Port Elizabeth.
Aside from being Xhibiters, we are spontaneous travellers, avid pet-owners, proud wives, and haphazard explorers of everything.
Authenticity: we want to promote a world where our employees, providers and customers have the freedom to be their truest selves.
Celebration: we believe in paying attention to the moments, people and things that make life precious.
Inclusivity: we want to honour creatives, access customers and employ people across all borders.
Beauty: we strive facilitate a space that is not only functional but beautiful.
Care: we are committed to putting our heart into all we do.
Experience three distinct roasts in these sustainably sourced beans hand-roasted in Jeffreys Bay. Purchase includes: 250g bag of Honduras single-origin, 250g bag of Guatemala single-origin and 250g bag of Rwanda single-origin. Available in...
3 x unframed prints (pincushion print, protea print and fynbosprint) of original coffee paintings. Available in size A4 (210 x 297mm) or A5 (148mm x 210mm). Professionally printed on 200gsm linen paper. Paintings...
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