At the most beautiful fair in South Africa.
Sponsors: Tribe Coffee, The Deckle Edge and Deckle Make.
The story about how the PPC Cement Laptop Bag came to be is rather straight forward > I was at a shoe factory ordering shoes (pumps to be specific) one random day and they were showing me how they made them. Part of the procedure is to fuse the desired outer fabric to a cotton […]
The concept behind the Jute bag shoot was to capture the spirit of travel, exploration and fun – hence different people, different places and different vibes. Each model (who were not professionals, just people like you and me): Patrick, Chad, Keke and Azola were asked to style in their own way and to choose their […]
Above: ORGANIC JUTE COFFEE SLING & SHOULDER BAGS. *Location: BoKaap, Cape Town. *Model: Azola *Photographer: Ricardo Above: JUTE COFFEE CARRY-ALL BAG *Location: Cape Town Central. *Model: Keke *Photographer: Ricardo Above: ORGANIC JUTE COFFEE SHOULDER BAG *Location: BoKaap , Cape Town. *Model: Azola *Photographer: Ricardo Above: JUTE COFFEE TRAVEL BAG *Location: Salt River Train Station, Cape Town. […]
This year the Design Indaba Conference was a completely different experience, as it should be, to any other year. I walked away with three doodled and pondered thoughts. JOY “Have joy in what you do” Jen Bilik laughed about not being able to have it all, all of the time. She even offered the suggestion […]
The last market of the year and it promises to be lovely. There are so many wonderful designers; Helon Melon, Skinny la minx, Clementina, Kathy Mellor, and many more great makers that I cannot wait to spend an evening with. The market will be followed by the church’s annual Carols by Candlelight which is going […]
Wren’s new Moleskine Journals, Coffee Clutch Sets and Bird Purses will be for sale at …
On the way back from my seamstress yesterday I noticed that the fish sellers had managed to string drying Snoek along the full length of this school fence (200m long and I counted nearly 1500 fish). Salted and dried Snoek is a delicacy that is used to make the traditional stew called Smoorsnoek. Honestly, I […]
Whilst traipsing through the back streets of Kalk Bay taking photographs of the Coffee Travel Bags Jeremy noticed this peculiar tree on an empty plot (of which there are not many in Kalk Bay). Jeremy, having read Victoria Finlay’s book ‘Travels Through the Painbox‘ several times (I have only managed it a few times) identified […]