WHITE RIVER – Several exhibitors and crafters from all over the Lowveld sold their products at the monthly Baghdad Farmers Market at the Baghdad Centre recently.
Baruch Creations showcased its unique beautifully printed designs on woven cotton. Skirts, tablecloths, placement mats, scatter-cushion covers, shopper bags, washing-peg bags and aprons were for sale.
All interiors can be custom-made at its factory at Da Gama Dam outside White River. Christine and Bianca Keet moved from Bloemfontein a year ago to realise their dream in the fabric-design industry.
Vanucha Mondlane sold colourful African-printed shoes. Sonja van den Heever from Down to Earth crafting displayed her cement bowls and pot-plant trays. Wood-fired salt glazed stone which is crafted by Lia Ziessler from Germany was also on offer. They moved to South Africa in 2000 to open their factory at Brondal. Wendy Sippel sold her handmade soap and cosmetics while her son, Duncan, displayed and sold his handcrafted copper jewellery........