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DIY: Textured and stencilled cheeseboard

Easy to make and can double up as a great gift idea. Nadine Vosloo shows us how ...You’ll need: A raw wooden board; a medium-size...

Chalk of the town

If you’re into arts and crafts, do-it-yourself projects, or home décor, you know about chalk paint. And this paint’s popularity is spreading like a...

Living her dream

As a young girl, she had a simple dream … to become an actress and TV presenter. Fast forward a few years and her...

Moving in a man’s world

She hustles in a male-dominated industry and is not one bit afraid to get her hands dirty. And by that, we mean full of...

A fine art

A graphic designer. An interior architect. And then - by accident - a jewellery designer. There are many layers to Erika Thompson. But it...

A striking rooibos art work you HAVE to see

While the Rooibos industry has always had environmental preservation at heart, an increased global demand for the tea has compelled the industry to more...

Queen of the kink

Dynamite comes in small packages ... yes? Just look at entrepreneur Sonto Pooe. From designing and making clothes for her dolls and friends as...

Sisters doing it for themselves

Starting a business midst a pandemic and economic gloom. Crazy or brave? For sisters Chantal le Roux and Monica D’Maye it was a bit...