Kate’s favourite things for you to own – prints, paintings, design, craft and books, all from South Africa. Often it is possible to meet the artist, maker and writer, as part of a tour.
Hidden Cape Town and Hidden Johannesburg
by Paul Duncan and Alain Proust
30 beautiful, historical and mainly ‘locked-up’ buildings are stunningly photographed by Alain Proust, with text by Paul Duncan, design writer and former editorial director at Condé Nast.
R375 each plus postage
The Emergence of the South African Metropolis: Cities and Identities in the 20th Century
by Prof Vivian Bickford-Smith
A study of the urban history of South African cities from the late 19th Century. Bickford-Smith chronicles the experiences of both black and white South Africans, as well as those of visitors, focusing on three main cities – Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban.
R300 plus postage
Waterfront Walkabout and Company’s Garden Quest
by Suzie Joubert
Facts, figures and fascinating stories about these Cape Town landmarks. Aimed at families, they are easy to read – full of pictures and has a page of stickers to mark off key landmarks.
R150 plus postage