Working with colour and texture to create garments or gifts is one of the biggest joys for those who love knitting and crocheting. Avid ‘yarnies’ will often have more than one project on the go, fondly referring to these as “UFOs” or unfinished objects. With the African Expressions range of […]
We don’t know how you feel but one look at the parking at the local shopping malls makes us spin around and head for the hills. We believe in spending quality time with our family (and our goats). We also believe in buying local and living consciously.
The scarf is the undisputed hero piece for this season’s winter wardrobe, and the luxurious natural fibres of mohair products ensure durability, comfort and warmth, along with a classic look that never dates. Locally made mohair is world-renowned, and it’s good to know that investing in a statement mohair […]
No visit to the Garden Route is complete without stopping by the gem of the Tsitsikamma that we call home; the Crags. The Crags is a beautiful rural area nestled in-between Plettenberg Bay and Nature’s Valley and surrounded by stunning mountain vistas. With an abundance of wildlife and activities, if […]
Winter is here and the mornings are getting frosty and the evenings have a distinct chill. Thick coats and chunky jerseys will keep your body warm, but with the dark and cold descending, keeping our extremities warm becomes more of a challenge! A good pair of gloves are a stylish […]
As the days get shorter and the evenings get cooler there is nothing better than dusting off the knitting needles to create something warm and comforting for autumn and winter. Here are some of our favourite autumn knitting trends to give you some knitting inspiration:
Did you know that the mohair yarn is universally considered a style statement in men’s fashion? Mohair is the favoured yarn for many fashion designers because the fibre is super soft, durable, absorbent and lightweight, making it perfect for those statement pieces, from scarves and socks to stylish three-piece suits.