• St Georges Mall: today’s front row seat
  • St Georges Mall: today’s front row seat
  • St Georges Mall: today’s front row seat

It’s Friday 29 Nov 2013 and Cape Town is nervous. It’s a strange morning to be in the city, because of the threat of a massive, possibly uncontrollable protest or then again nothing might happen and it can be a ‘normal’ Friday. You never know. But if you are in St.Georges Mall today you might […]

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  • Brett Murray’s ‘Africa’ Gets Yarn Love

The chaos surrounding Brett Murray’s exhibition at the Goodman Gallery in Johannesburg was mostly directed around one painting ‘The Spear’ depicting (shall we say) an exposed president Jacob Zuma. There was such an uproar and I felt I needed to show some support for Brett Murray and the arts in SA in general. Controversial themes will always be […]

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  • MyCiti Yarn Graffiti Support

This was something I did when first starting out on my journey experimenting with craft techniques. It felt like hand craft was definitely an unsung hero (or a uncool cousin) in the world of design and living in the city I felt that I needed to do something to change the way people saw crochet […]

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  • Leg Warmer Love Project
  • Leg Warmer Love Project
  • Leg Warmer Love Project
  • Leg Warmer Love Project
  • Leg Warmer Love Project

As part of Virgin Active’s ‘Retro Aerobics’ National Campaign we worked together to create a teaser campaign called the ‘Leg Warmer Love Project’. We really used the city as our playground and had a lot of fun doing a series of individual ‘yarn bombs’ that linked with exciting current events the general public would appreciate. […]

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  • Knotted Delicious Monster #1
  • Knotted Delicious Monster #1
  • Knotted Delicious Monster #1
  • Knotted Delicious Monster #1

Plants are the most effective recyclers, constantly turning waste into food as well as calming cities eg. parks and gardens. Fabric, on the other hand, is one of the most difficult materials to recycle (without some industrial/chemical process), and creates stress on our environment. The idea was to create a piece that could ‘eat up’ and […]

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