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Love Lolla isn’t just a brand name – it’s a self-fulfilling prophecy, because we can’t help but love designer Lolla Orchard and her dedication to cool, crafty accessories. Orchard says her passion for the handmade – and especially cute crochets and nifty knits – comes from her childhood memories of her mother and grandmothers. We […]
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  • July 21, 2015
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De Waal Art calls their vinyl decals “wall tattoos” and we can’t disagree. Their products allow people to bring all the fun and self-expression of body art into their homes. The big difference is that unlike permanent tattoos, you can chop and change as you go – and with so many awesome decals to choose […]
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We LOVE Christo Wolmarans! One of South Africa’s leading Creative Directors, Artists and Illustrators Christo Wolmarans. We adore his range of t-shirts, and striking paintings. Give Christo a call to commission a one-off piece, or choose from his selection of paintings conveniently for sale on www.southafricanartists.com. Christo R. Wolmarans Illustration and Graphic Design +27 (0)83 600 2332 […]
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  • July 21, 2015
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Singers dabbling in the world of beauty products aren’t exactly a new concept and now even our own local artists are getting in on the act. Marlese Kapp of the Afrikaans girl group Shine 4 is the woman behind Mies, an all-natural collection of body oils, scented candles and body scrubs. The products, made from […]
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We can’t get enough of Scratch the Surface’s pretty crockery, each featuring a scribbled tableau straight out of a storybook. Ymke Hemminga is the paintbrush behind Scratch the Surface. This illustrator extraordinaire originally hails from a “Benoni-esque” village in the Netherlands where she was forced to find humour in the mundane or die of boredom. […]
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If you, like us, feel the need to confess your undying love to Henri Kuikens, just be sure to address your love letter to Jesse not Henri. The to-die-for fabric art brand is the textile label of Cape Town artist Jesse Breytenbach, who named it after the Afrikaans word for spider plants (Hen-en-Kuikens) to distinguish […]
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