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A yellow bowl, a ceramic wolf and an embroidered portrait walk into a room…

January 13, 2014


Hey guys, happy Monday! Just wanted to apologise for being a bit scare around here, I have had a few things going on and because of it my blog has suffered a bit, but I’m going to try my hardest to get back on track and start blogging every day again. Eventually, I’m sure I’ll get back into a routine. So again, I’m sorry for the lack of posts, but I’m going to try change that sooooon.

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GIVEAWAY: It’s Christmas Bonanza tiiiiimmmme on Lucky Pony #LuckyBonanza

December 5, 2013


So it is nearly Christmas time, it’s nearly time for all of us (hopefully most of us) to go on holiday and forget about all work related responsibilities and just eat as much food as humanly possible. Well, this is at least what I plan on doing in the the next couple of weeks, for a couple of weeks.

But before I stock up on elasticated waist pants for the holidays, I thought I would host one final bonanza of a giveaway on my blog just to say thanks to all the awesome support that you have shown this Lucky Pony over the years AND to showcase some of my most favourite favourite LOCAL designers, whose stuff I think is beyond awesome and would all be very welcome in my present stash.

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Christmas time – nice stuff from lovely South Africa

November 28, 2012

As promised here is part 2 of my ideas for Christmas gifts. Part 1 was full of things that come from places all around the world, this one is made up of only products that are locally made and designed by South Africans. There are some super cool people out there making some super cool stuff and all I have to say to them is – YOU GUYS RULE.

Happy shopping guys, all links for each product is below the respective picture xx

*Only things that are not locally made in this post are the men’s shoes, but I liked them and so included them.

Vase by Chandler House available at Vamp Furniture

Bow Peep bow tie (available on Hello Pretty)

Skermunkil jewelry, also available at Wolves. 

Take Care Clothing 

Beautiful gift cards by Lauren Fowler

Chapel bags

Objects by Goet

Smith Jewelry cufflinks and rings

Mingo Lamberti apparel

Amazing Novelty bird print dress by Jane Sews

Missibaba Delicious Monster Tote – How mazing in the tiger paw?!

Dear Rae jewelry

Wallet is from Savior Brand Co (This awesome piece is currently up for grabs in a giveaway happening on What My Boyfriend Wore, click here to enter)

Genevieve Motley’s geometric jewelry

Dresses by Margot Molyneux – so pretty

Bow Peep button necklace

Sessi Bee bowls available at Vamp Furniture. 

Beautiful cushions by Mingo Lamberti


Dark Horse Two Tone Martini Handbag

Skermunkil ceramic pieces.

Marchand t-shirts

Cool home ware by No.19

Bicycle Portraits books, by friends Stan and Nick. These books are amazing and every coffee tabel should have a set.

Cool guy’s shoes from A-store

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Christmas time – nice stuff from over the sea.

November 27, 2012

I can’t believe it’s almost Christmas time. Time for holidays, lazy days, books, travelling, family, food, food, food and pressssents.

So in preparation for it I thought I would give you guys some ideas for gifts. I’ve complied 2 posts, this one which has all things that are nice from far away lands and then another one full of all local and wonderful things that you can fill some Christmas wrapping paper with.

And don’t worry not everything is for the ladies, I have included some stuff for the boys too. All links are below the pictures. Merry shopping guys xxx

*Local buying post will be going up tomorrow. 

 Rose gold crown ring

 Sacagawea Carryall backpack

CMBK cat hat – I want this A LOT.

 Silva Bradshaw ring 

Sight Unseen hand-painted-leather-pouches

Tan boots

 Porthole layered necklace

Paradise II by Martiosza

Herschel Kenny wallet

Eggshell necklace

Harding and Wilson bow ties

Stitched Pendant Necklace

This one is definitely for Shane – Saturdays t-shirt

Gold Vermeil Twig Ring

Alexander Girard Plate Set

Colorblock Leather Watch for men

Margao Collar

Only NY t-shirt

Lomography Sprocket Rocket Camera

Elizabeth Pawle pins, hair clips and necklace

April Look bow tie

Miyazaki’s Princess Mononoke Wolf Line Art print


Wren Bicycles

Indifferent Snowman t-shirt

DESIGN, handmade stuff, illustration, photography

I think I may love framing things like a lot.

April 23, 2012

When I took my family’s old passports to be framed I also took these drawings that I did of my parents when I was young. These were Christmas presents that I gave them one year – a one of kind, signed original by A.Batis. Hahaha it has all the important bits, the Merry Xmas, the part about loving them, the eyes that look like bicycle spokes, because i’m such a sucker for detail and then obviously my signature, because no great piece of art is complete without one. Obviously.

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New shinies.

November 8, 2011

Marietjie sent all these wonderful pieces to Wolves yesterday – just in time for Christmas wish lists. I got Este to try a few of them on so you can see how nicely they sit. There are some really nice ones and i’m struggling to keep my hands off them.

I have of course already claimed 2 of them. Damn it I can’t help myself, I know I don’t need anymore necklaces, but I just don’t know how to say no. When I look into their geometric shaped eyes all I can hear is “hello Angie, take me home so I can make some new friends”. I bought the 2 below, thought they made a nice combo.