Every year I am left shocked when I find my goal sheet from the previous year. Last year I got as far as scribbling them down (with a few pics) and briefly mentioning them in a blog post. Other than that, I have to shamefully admit that they sat in an unopened file on my […]
The Surface Design Department really pulled out all stops. Every surface imaginable had been reflected upon. It was a visual and tactile wonderland. Photographs taken at the CPUT Design Exhibition 2009.
Monday is the opening of theÂ Cape Peninsula University of Technology (or in short, CPUT) Faculty of Informatics and Design (or in short, Design) exhibition. It is an amazing event with floors filled with creativity. There is Industrial, Surface, Jewelry, Fashion, Graphics, Architecture, Photography … you name it, if it has something to do with […]
Today I had a girls day with my granny and mom. We went to the CY market and browsed through all the lovely stuff there followed by a sun filled and wind-free lunch (for those who have headaches from the summer South Easterly winds that have arrived in a gale overnight you will understand why […]
Poster, poster, on the pole, Who is the fairest of them all? South Africa has its provincial and national elections today. It is a public holiday and I am off to stand in the long lines to cast my vote. It is something I always feel is taken for granted – the right to vote […]
It’s the South African Blog awards time and although I know there are other really FANTASTIC blogs out there, please click on the above widget and nominate Wren. It sounds like a fun dinner to attend if I get that far. Thanks.
Instead of summarizing more and more until what I have learnt is singularly collected into a few thoughts, I thought I would share my notes with you and a key phrase from the most influential speakers I heard. To zoom into a page, click on it and be taken> into a world of design. P.S. […]
This is why having a blog is a FANTASTIC thing – I actually DID my goals. I referred back to this terrific post written by Kerry a few months back titled ‘effective goal setting’. I know a lot of the points – such as be specific etc but it is always good to be reminded. […]
I really enjoy reading Trenwatching’s consumer trend breakdowns. They are always so interesting and I can always pick up a few ‘nuggets of gold’ – here they are: One of the KEY things about 2009 that they speak about is the ‘NOW’. It’s about being relevant, being present and being ‘grounded’ (by this I mean, […]