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Doors and bags and rice and closing a shoe chapter in Southeast Asia….

It was my last day in Bali, and I was enjoying a reasonably quiet moment tucked away in a cafe in the little village of Nyuhkuning. Situated on the other…

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Why Handmade Shoes are good for you – and the very reason why Ideal Husband exists…

I’ll never forget the wintry morning in 2003 when I learned about the production costs of a pair of simple women’s shoes coming all the way from China to be…

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Why making ART/SHOES in the face of worldwideweirdness(www) is still THE THING TO DO…more than ever, really!

It’s December and this world has been somewhat extra crazy this year – for pretty much everyone on the planet considering how much we are connected in this ever shrinking…

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In the absence of gatitos…Dia de Muertos and other soul-warming splendour in Mexico

Predominantly orange highland owl – Chiapas, Mexico All I see is owls. Splendid owls. Lurking everywhere. Catching my eyes and awakening age-inappropriate desires of possessing ALL OF THEM. Taking them…