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In between and upside down…

This month simply RACED by. In a mostly very good way. So no complaints there. Initially venturing out of my comfort zone into the world of batty creatures dangling joyfully…

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When PEARS are the only stable part of your life…

I have always loved pears. BIRNEN, as we Germans call them. Not sure whether anyone but those Germans remember, but we even had a prime minister / chancellor called BIRNE…without…

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Those UPs and LOWs, those Heights and Heels in the life of a shoe designer…

I am about to head overseas again – meeting with Echem in his studio which hopefully will be rather crowded with Ideal Husbands awaiting my approval…slightly apprehensive though, as we’ve…

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Recently, in Shoeganda….

Finally – I went to Africa. Not for very long, just 3 weeks, but long enough to come home utterly bamboozled…what are they doing over there? Surviving, I suppose might…

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Attempting to enter an almost shoe-free zone….in UGANDA!

It’s 11pm on a Thursday night, I just had a shower, and in about 2 hours some hopefully not too disgruntled member of the taxi driver gang will screech to…

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Tropical Shoe Salad – how to make shoes in Asia and stay calm….

While this delightful RED scooter has not been my means of transport ( I hurled myself around on something less flamboyant – more on the darkish, dusty side of 2…