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What do Beetles and Rhinos have in common? ANNA ROSHOLT
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You only have one chance to make a first impression. Anna Rosholt, a contemporary jewellery designer based in Cape Town, chose to make her debut with a collection inspired by the African dung beetle. But don’t go bunching this designer...
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DEAR RAE: The Sophisticated Jewellery & Journey of Karin Rae Matthee
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What were you doing when you were 10 years old? Many little girls may have been playing with dolls or riding bikes. Karin Rae Matthee, who was born and brought up in Cape Town, was learning how to work with...
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The Amalgamation of Art and Introspection that is Brian Kivuti
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“Welcome to my sanctuary”, Brian Kivuti says as he unlocks the door to his studio tucked away in a corner of Karen’s scenic greenery. He points to the wall on our right, where there’s a jewellery mood board in various...
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ANCIENT AFRICAN JEWLLERY: Design History on the Continent
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Personal decoration has always been a part of African cultures. Thanks to pictorial iconography and tombs excavations, we’ve had a glimpse to what the civilizations before us adorned their bodies with. Right on our shores, ostrich shell beads – believed...
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Power of the Fashion Film
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We have probably seen quite a few fashion films but have you ever thought of its importance? Not only does a fashion film have the power to influence a generation, inspire but most importantly as a focal point in selling....
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