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About Us

Exploring our Roots




About Us:

Roots of Creation is a team of talented designers and artisans specialising in the germination and dispersal of locally sprouted curios, gifting and promotional items ideal for the local and international market.


Established in 1996 by Margot Moskovitz, Roots of Creation is firmly entrenched in the heart of the legendary clothing and design district of Salt River, Cape town.  The business has grown organically to a vibrant and multi-cultural staff complement of 48 dedicated staff.


Today Roots of Creation is one of the largest suppliers of curios to destination retail.  The business offers everything from design, origination, manufacturing, assembly, product branding to packaging and distribution - all under one roof!


Mission Statement:

Roots of Creation - We make it Happen!


Vision Statement:

To be the leading manufacturer and supplier of affordable, quality, hand-crafted curios, gifting and promotional items for the local and international market.


Root Stock:

Roots of Creation is a woman owned B-BBEE rated business.  We pride ourselves in nurturing young talent and developing human capital.  Our staff complement is 70% female and comprises a myriad of multifaceted individuals of all ages, races and creeds.  Nothing gives us greater pleasure than to see an individual grow, bloom and ultimately harvest the fruits of their labour.


Root System:

Importing & Local Supply / Design, Creation & Origination / Mould Making / Foundry / Polishing / Hand Painting / Assembly / Quality Control / Packaging / Finished Goods / Despatch & Logistics / Private Showroom in Cape Town (by appointment only).


The Trunk:

Our sales team takes enormous pride in building longstanding client relationships whilst providing fast, efficient and professional service to our customers at all times.  Roots of Creation - We make it Happen!


The Crown:

Our customers are key stakeholders in our business -


Tourism Sector

Adventure Companies / Animal Sanctuaries / Botanical Gardens / Game Reserves / Historical Sites / Safari Companies


F&B / Hospitality Sectors

Game & Hunting Lodges / Hotels / Lodges / Resorts / Restaurants


Retail / Other Sectors

Airport Stores & Duty Free / Book & Stationery Stores / Curio Stores / Farm Stalls / Gift Stores / Nurseries / Pharmacies / Photo Stores / Wine Farms


Corporate Sector (Conferencing, Gifting, Incentives)

Advertising Agencies / Conference Co-ordinators / Corporates / Events Management Companies / Gifting Distributors / Marketing Companies / Promotional Companies


Arts & Culture Sectors




Government Departments