a place where ideas grow.

Welcome! Want to build an unforgettable brand, connect deeply with your audience, and elevate your business? We specialise in serving clients in the retail and hospitality industry, whether you own a shop, restaurant, or are launching a new product line.

About Create

design solutions for your brand.

Our creative branding and design studio is dedicated to establishing brand personalities that leave lasting impressions. Grounded in industry insights and propelled by our clients’ distinctive business objectives, we craft brand experiences that rise above the noise of competitive markets, creating narratives that resonate deeply with heart and mind. Our success isn’t just measured in strategies but in the growth, recognition, and relevance of the brands we build. We execute with flair, impact, and a dash of audacity.

Our focus is on brand experiences, and we provide bespoke solutions to businesses looking to elevate their brand identity. Our expertise allows us to analyse clients’ unique requirements and transform them into bold, inspiring concepts across various platforms and media—from marketing strategies and digital presence to print, products, and environments.
Working across time zones and with businesses of all sizes, we take a collaborative approach, partnering as a team to bring creativity to life.

Two Minds, One Vision.
We are Carli O’Connor and Nandi van Deventer. With over two decades of friendship and a shared passion for branding, we create brand personas that leave a memorable mark. Whether we’re with you from day one or steering your brand through a makeover, our mission is to infuse creativity and strategy into every brand expression.

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Bespoke Products

Are Your Dreams and Our Talents a Winning Combination?

At Create Brands Marketing and Design Consultants, we cater to a wide range of industries, including retail, where we support both brick-and-mortar stores and e-commerce ventures. We specialise in bespoke products, helping you build your brand and craft the perfect packaging for your revolutionary chili sauce or homegrown cosmetic range. Additionally, we excel in the hospitality sector, working with hotels, restaurants, and the next best coffee spots to bring your vision to life.

Our Services

branding customised to tell your story.

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Market Research, Strategy & Brand Positioning

Our team gathers industry insights through comprehensive market research, including competitor analysis, benchmarking, and emerging market trends. We then align these findings with your core brand attributes and objectives to create a resonance that deeply connects with your intended audience.

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Visual Identity and Design

Building upon your input and insights from our research, we craft creative concepts. Our design artisans work to create a captivating visual identity, including your brand’s logo, colour palette, typography, and other design elements, all meticulously crafted to reflect your brand’s personality, values, and market positioning.

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Ongoing Brand Management

Crafting a holistic brand is an ongoing journey. Regular monitoring and management of your brand’s image and the customer experience within your space are essential to keep the brand fresh and aligned with evolving market dynamics.


Social Media Management and Web Development

We develop a website and establish a social media presence in alignment with your brand identity, ensuring you’re poised for the successful launch of your new brand.

connect with us.

We’re happy to hear from you and discuss opportunities to collaborate on your business needs no matter where you are located.