EXPLORE THROWS AND CUSHIONS
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EXPLORE TABLE LINEN
It was against the backdrop of the gentle, clackety rhythm that is the sound of traditional wooden handlooms at work that Craft Editions met John Heena, Master Weaver and Tristan Donaghy of Studio Donegal, in summer 2016.
The town of Swellendam was declared a magisterial district in 1743 and subsequently became the furthermost outpost of Dutch civilisation during the 18th century.
It was a bright, clear South African morning when Craft Editions met Binky Newman of Design Afrika in her Cape Town premises.
I first discovered Barrydale Weavers products in a shop in Cape Town while I was on an extended holiday to South Africa in Feb 2015.