Monthly Archives

February 2014

  • preview
    Fashion

    Of A Kind Giveaway!

    those amazing ladies at Of A Kind are kindly offering another awesome giveaway! this is our fifth together, and i think that 5 might be our lucky number. this time round i…

  • YEVU
    Fashion

    YEVU

    i love the internet for just this reason: discovering a Ghanaian inspired fashion label, started by an Australian print lover, thanks to a recommendation from an Aussie internet friend, who i have…

  • hifive
    Music

    HI-FIVE!

    hey, it’s a music mix! but not the way you know it. these days i pretty much find 99% of new music on Soundcloud. i LOOOOOOOOOOVE Soundcloud. i use SongZa a fair…

  • Love Dart accessories
    Fashion

    Love Dart

    i was just talking about bags today, in a conversation with a bestie, and we were discussing what we like and don’t like – how hard it is to find THAT BAG…

  • Anatomy Design // Blueberry Cafe
    Living

    Anatomy Design: Blueberry Café

    Anatomy Design is one of my absolute favourite design companies in South Africa. they are the geniuses behind some incredible products, and boast an interior design portfolio that makes me weak at…

  • charlotte-preview
    Fashion

    Charlotte Stone

    shoes from Charlotte Stone. it’s as almost as if she invaded my dreams and asked, “what would your ideal shoes be, Diana?” this would be them, Charlotte. with names like Barton, Dot, Jasper,…

  • the-runners-documentary-banyak-films
    Film

    The Runners

    i just want you to please watch this short film. Pounding the tarmac through the seasons, a band of runners are brazenly challenged with intimate questions as they pace their routes. Liberated…

  • la-casita-preview
    Fashion

    La Casita de Wendy: Sisterhood

    designers Inés and Iván of La Casita de Wendy have just launched their new collection Sisterhood at Paris Fashion Week. the entire collection has been produced by traditional artisans & craftsmen in…

  • Cold Picnic
    Fashion

    Cold Picnic FW14

    Cold Picnic has just released their FW 14 collection, The Return of Han-Sur-Lesse. wouldn’t you love to bury yourself in those wall hangings? i personally would not be able to stop rubbing myself…

  • Shape Field Chair
    Stuff

    Shape Field Chair

    in keeping with some of my recent outdoorsy posts, i wanted to share a really cool project by husband and wife team Karson and Mary Shadley. Karson is an industrial designer who…

  • Danner x Beckel
    Fashion

    Danner x Beckel

    Danner is a shoemaker based in Portland, Oregon that has been making outdoor boots since 1932. Beckel, also based in Portland, is known for its signature canvas tents and bags which it…

  • Fort Standard photographed by Brian W. Ferry
    Living

    Fort Standard

    if you have read this blog for any length of time you will be familiar with Fort Standard, who are known for their awesome bottle openers, and with photographer Brian W. Ferry…

  • These Things No.58
    Stuff

    These Things No.58

    it’s been quiet around here since the weekend, reason being i threw my back out on saturday and have been lying horizontal ever since. it’s not easy blogging from this position. it’s…

  • Morning Calm
    Stuff

    Morning Calm

    i’m sitting here, early morning in cape town, with my cup of coffee… and a face mask on. i love this time of day. most people are still sleeping and i feel…