Africa, meet the Oktoberfest

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Did you know that besides being a brilliant weaver, Zanele also runs a thriving sewing business, specialising in African textiles? She recently completed this beautiful traditional German Dirndl in bold African prints for Ruby, a very special…

Cushions on top!

We recently completed two pincushion-inspired circular cushions for the Shop on Top on Table Mountain. We were delighted at how beautifully they turned out! Thanks Zanele and team - you are shining stars. And thanks to a fantastic and loyal…

Still Life with Fish

  My toes curled with delight when this masterpiece arrived from Khayelitsha the other day. Requested by Yvette Jenkins, sketched by me and woven by Zanele. Quite a team, I'd say!

Introducing le petit hipster

Our new petit hipster is just the perfect bag if you like to travel with just the essentials. It comfortably fits an A5 jotter, phone, wallet and keys... alternatively it's the snazziest iPad bag in town!  

Creativity = turning flops into fun

We somehow managed make this beautiful Mr Spikey shopper way too long... It measures 29cm wide by 42cm long. What could you use such a deep bag for? Your yoga roll? Two bottles of wine? Post your ideas here - the best idea gets the bag! …

Wedding ahoy!

Remember the cushion we were asked to make as a wedding gift for the couple who met on a ship? It turned out more beautifully than I could ever have imagined! Thank you, Zanele-the-genius!!     SaveSave