Tag Archives: South Africa

the PPC Cement Laptop Bag story

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 […]


Birds in Flight : Spring give away

It’s officially SPRING in South Africa. The 1st of September is the day celebrated but it always rains and this year was no exception. So for or me Spring starts on the 2nd of September becuase it is always sunny (which it is today). As part of the celebration I am letting my birds fly…. […]


Darling Toile du Jouy

This year marks the 250th birthday of Toile du Jouy. Its origins can be traced to Jouy-en-Josas, France, where the first commercial plant to mass produce it started production in 1760. Visi is celebrating and together two of my hand drawn Toile du Jouy fabric designs (see the other one here) are being offered as […]