The Watershed :: V & A Waterfront

Situated next to the food market and Aquarium in the V & A Waterfront, The Watershed is Cape Town’s newest addition open plan shop block that provides a market experience. With a wide range of different stock from African curios to quirkier locally designed jewellery, clothing and accessories, The Watershed has taken a pop upContinue reading “The Watershed :: V & A Waterfront”

Craft Crush :: The Ceramic Factory

Walking down Kloof street, I was visually pulled into The Ceramic Factory. With an attractive ordered colour palate of mint, citron, white and grey, these designs are the perfect balance of contemporary retro, available in a multitude of quirky shapes with an ¬†“original Boland flair”. From ceramic horn wall mounts and wall hanging clocks toContinue reading “Craft Crush :: The Ceramic Factory”

Focus On :: Dip Dying

Dip dye, Colourbleed, Ombre. For anyone fascinated with gradient, this is the ultimate way to explore the¬†tonal effect of colour . Like a drop of dissolving ink into water, the inbetween subtle gradient of colour provides a harmonious flow of tones rather than the starkness of colour blocking. When done correctly dip dying has aContinue reading “Focus On :: Dip Dying”

2014 :: Be Your Own Inspiration

Cape Town shines this time of year. All the beaching, swimming, outdoor parties and outdoor activities make me question my ability to return to normality. For the first time in a long time I feel relaxed. Super chilled. Content. I’ve found a big part of this could be related to spending more time outdoors andContinue reading “2014 :: Be Your Own Inspiration”

#Sporty

When I was at school, sport was just something we did. It wasn’t particularly trendy but more like you got some extra cred or popularity the better you were. These days sport has become a lifestyle that coincides with fashion. Two of my favourite designers, Stella McCartney and Yohji Yamamoto (Y3), have collaborated with AdidasContinue reading “#Sporty”

Road trippin’ in a Ford Ecosport

So it may be windy in the mother city but nothing’s holding us back in the quest to win a Ford Ecosport. Giles, Donny and me (being their plus one adventure friend) were selected as one of top 4 teams, from different cities in South Africa, to win a Ford Ecosport. The challenge? We getContinue reading “Road trippin’ in a Ford Ecosport”