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Dishing it up…

  For many of life is about FOOD & FILM and who better to dish this out but Freeworld Design Centre in Cape Town.   We love their concept of combining a palette of textures – this time food and … Continue reading

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Another Mother of an Award

We did flik-flaks in our showroom, (You should try it!) when we heard Cape Town is the big MAMA in the creative stakes.  Our Mother City shares the platform with two other world cities Dublin and Bilbao in the race … Continue reading

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A proliferation of profiteroles

I have one word for you. Patisserie. And to those of you who say ‘Bless you!’ and whip out your packet of Kleenex with the offer of a crisp white square, I ask ‘where have you been for the last … Continue reading

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I ♥ Stellie but I lost it at the Bakkerij

Just back from a lovely long weekend in Stellenbosch with my man and I’m in love again. Not so much to do with him specifically, but more to do with the bread to be found at De Oude Bakkerij at the back of … Continue reading

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Knocking off our resources, one cheap copy at a time

Not massively impressed at the call to buy knock offs of design classics that I read today on a local design blog page. But then I wouldn’t be would I? I spend a lot of time trying to demonstrate the value … Continue reading

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The ten percent club…

I went to see the fabulously understated Li Edelkoort at Design Indaba last week, compliments of Visi (thanks Jacquie!). It was an interesting experience in many ways, apart from the obvious one of content.  I’ve come to realise that content, … Continue reading

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