White cotton kitchen and home textiles COMING SOON

white kitchen and home textiles

It’s been a really long time since my last post and I do apologise. From an SEO perspective, it’s not good at all but at the same time, I think a blog post only makes sense when you have something of value to say (that applies to any type of communication, doesn’t it?) and today is […]

dishy designs at Cape Town Markets

Markets in Cape Town

I’ve had quite a few people ask where they can buy the complete dishy designs range from, besides the online shop. Herewith details for the two, regular Cape Town markets I can be found at as well as the 2014 annual markets, where my products will be for sale: 1. Elkanah Schoolyard Market This is […]

How to make your dish cloths more absorbent?

A dish cloth that doesn’t absorb? What’s the point? Some of my customers have bought dishy designs tea towels and were not entirely happy with the absorbency when all I do is advertise how absorbent they are! After speaking to them I realised why. Quick tips to make your kitchen towels more absorbent 1. Wash […]

Creative Business Planning

2014 has started with a BANG and I am working on a couple of projects to turn dishy designs into a more profitable business! Here are the ventures I am busy with at the moment: 1.) ‘A picture is worth a 1000 words’ Thanks to Leigh-Ann Cooke from Love Life Photography I have a selection of […]

Edgemead Christmas Market 2013

Markets in Cape Town

To be entirely honest, I had never even heard of the Edgemead Christmas Market until this year! But after having spoken to several people, I was clearly uninformed! The market will run until 22 December and opening hours are from 10h00 till 20h00 daily, so it’s really convenient to pop in after work to do […]

the dishy designs 2014 collection is here

I am super excited to announce that the dishy designs 2014 collection has arrived. A unique selection of beautifully designed, 100% cotton kitchen & home textiles are now available for purchase. Products include tea towels, napkins, double oven-mitts (with polyester filling), aprons, place mats and table runners. I will load individual products soon but I […]

CY Market 2013

It’s almost time for the annual CY Market! The event will be held from 24 to 29 September at the Welbeloond Farm off Potsdam Road. This is the 5th market since its debut in 2009 and dishy designs looks forward to being part of the experience. The theme for this years’ market is STORIES and […]

New kitchen & home linens stock COMING SOON

I have been very busy behind the scenes and hope to receive the dishy designs 2013 collection in November, just in time for Christmas!! The products are really beautiful and unique – something for all tastes! How about a stylish table runner in simple blue and white tones for your mom or friend? Or a […]

Meerendal Farmer’s Market on 13 July 2013

Saturday was an early morning for me as I headed out in rain and mist to the Meerendal Farmer’s Market in Durbanville. This market has been running for almost 2 years now and is certainly well worth the visit. The market is perfect for kids, offering pony rides and other activities. Parents can browse a […]

Markets in Cape Town – July 2013

Hallo dishy designs fans, Things are busy at the’ head quarters’, washcare instructions are being briefed and samples produced. I should receive them this month and can’t wait. This bee is also very busy planning for the upcoming markets. Make sure to put these dates in your diary, two great Winter markets that are a […]