Shelflife is very proud to enter its 10th year since its inception in Cape Town 2006! Originally opening its doors tucked away on the first floor, in Loop Street Cape Town.
First location of Shelflife above Big Boy Scooters On Loop Street Cape Town
Starting from humble beginnings as a graffiti supply store, importing spray-paint from Barcelona Spain and stocking only two footwear brands namely Asics and PF Flyers!
Shelflife's first sneaker wall
Shelflife official opening November 2006
After years of hard work with streetwear brands like Carhartt, Mishka, Alife, and footwear brands like Nike, adidas, Puma and New balance, as well as local graffiti artists, Djs and performers, Shelflife has become the premier sneaker destination store on the African continent!
Not forgetting the massive support from our loyal followers and fans that we're so thankful to have embarked on this journey with us since day one!
2017 is our tenth year anniversary and we have decided that we want to celebrate the entire year! We have been working on a few projects that will release through out the year, so stay tuned!
We are asking anyone to get involved that has followed, supported or been involved with Shelflife over these past years to share their memories by using the hashtag #tenyearsofshelflife share your posts to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, so that we can share with the many followers joining us on this ride!