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The Shaw Sisters

I was so pleased to get a copy of the November 2010 edition of Business Day's Wanted Mag.  It featured an article on South African design products, including the folded book decorations from the Shaw Sisters! Visit their website to see these ornaments made for...

Sari Garland

 New at the Market this month, was the Freshly Found Sari Garland. It is made from vibrant vintage sari fabric. The necklace is knotted and weighted with glass spheres and comes with a handmade detachable flower brooch. It looks good worn as jewellery around...

Indie Flags

In a country that's had it's ups and downs, we are experiencing a time of incredible national pride here in South Africa.  Hosting the Soccer World Cup has been an exciting and unifying experience.There are lots of South African flags to buy out there, but my...

Birdy!

I love to make things - all sorts of things - mostly inanimate! So this is the first time for ages I have made something with eyes and a beak!This cushion is made from a recycled cotton knit fair-aisle jersey. And this birdy has a friend!I quite like the pair of...

Famous Faces

I am fascinated with all the art and design available on vintage LP covers.  I have been folding some more boxes from LP covers and collecting them into themes.  This set of 9 famous faces  will be for sale in the Freshly Found shop soon! Old Blue Eyes,...

Fabric Flower ‘n Fork Pin

I've been adding vintage cutlery to flower pins lately! I quite like the way they've turned out! The first batch I have made are to decorate some bags, but I plan to make some just for wearing...

Retro Boxes!

We have really felt the full tropical extent of our city over the last few days.  The weather has been unbearably hot and humid.  Fortunately this evening has brought a refreshing cool breeze!I couldn't bear to work with fabric in this heat, so I have spent...