Blog entries have been a bit scarce over the past month or two, so I thought I'd remedy things with a double feature. First up is the first sampling of our new Paisley design. It's been a long time since I've been so excited about a new design. Every single one of them is
Every now and then a little gift arrives in your inbox... like this beautiful photo and the sweetest email from Alexis, a Mielie fan from San Diego, who visited us last month. Alexis is pictured here with a couple of her friends for whom she bought Mielie gifts. Her mail was just what I
Peas in a pod
Notebooks in the shop
We just took delivery of these beautiful notebooks. They're in the shop in Africa and Patchwork designs. Think I might keep one...
Heart t's in the shop
Nomalungisa and Thembisa made these beautiful heart t's, or skippers, as Thembisa calls them. They're in the shop in blue, dark grey, grey melange, green and a rusty red/orange.
I think I'll call them skippers from now on...
I DO love this cushion!
We recently made this beautiful cushion as wedding gift for Iain and Paula. If you're looking for the perfect wedding gift, send us the names of the lucky couple and we'll mielie them for posterity!
By the way, if you're wondering why you can't comment, I
Laaaydeees and gentlemen, presenting the new! improved! Mielie shop!!
The Mielie shop has reopened its doors to rave reviews from loyal and new customers.
**** "A sensation!" ***** - The Crafter's Daily
"A Triumph! This all-star cast is set to bag this year's Mielie awards!" - Busy Hands Magazine
On Thursday and Friday Ben Getz of Urban Harvest and his hard-working team installed this beautiful vegetable garden at the Dora Tamana preschool in Khayelitsha. (The veggies hadn't been planted when I took the photo, so I drew them in).
This food garden was made possible than
- Bumper Friday