On top of the mountain, down by the sea

File 2018-03-28, 18 23 09Every garment has a story, and this one spans two provinces at (almost) opposite ends of the country, a good friend and a brother-in-law with a good eye for a picture. Continue reading


The basket case

IMG_5179An empty, contained space.

A hold-all.

Like a womb, where the creative possibilities are endless.

People like to say the invention of the wheel was a game changer in human development, but what about the invention of the vessel? Continue reading

Autumn is a happy colour

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The city of Johannesburg, South Africa, where I live, is often described as the largest man-made forest on the planet. Well, I’ve often wondered who keeps count of the trees to make sure this is really true… but live here, and you could believe that statement. From above, the treetop canopy looks like a roof sheltering the city. Continue reading