Behind the scenes

Posted by on Feb 25, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

So before we post the address of the new shop, much work is being done to get it ready. Here are a few sneak peeks of the shop in its “before” stage.

All the way.

Posted by on Feb 20, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I’m here! After 24 hours of flying, a very cold stop-over in Paris, and a rather long interview with border patrol, I finally made it to Seattle! I was greeted with clear skies and a nice hot Starbucks latte! Hello America.

Half way there.

Posted by on Feb 19, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I’m in Paris! And only half the way finished. Killing time in a fancy lounge now (all my miles added up to give me some rather nice benefits!) But damn and hell it is cold here. Paris is 3 degrees! I left my coat at home. And I am wearing pumps. FAIL. Almost in the […]

A Madmen Affair

Posted by on Feb 14, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

After weeks and weeks of various girls trying it on in vain (it’s a size zero!) , I finally sold the dress of my dreams. It has been the hardest dress so far for me to part with and I parted with it only because it was too small for me to squeeze into. The […]

And away I go!

Posted by on Feb 13, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

I’m on my merry way to the USA this week. Hooray! Seattle winter is in full swing and I’m secretly looking forward to wearing chunky sweaters and riding boots. Cape Town was just too darn hot last week! Wish me luck!

So long, farewell dear Runwell

Posted by on Feb 11, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

It’s with a little bit of a heavy heart that we tell you all that Afraid of Mice has moved from the Runwell Building in Woodstock. After careful consideration we decided it was time to move from a studio to a shop, with dedicated trading hours and foot traffic. We have loved our little studio […]

Black Swan

Posted by on Feb 2, 2011 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Oh yeah, it’s in my all time top 5 favourite movies. But holy moly, that is one dark film. Natalie Portman. Ballet. Scary mothers and over the hill prima ballerina’s. A French man with a great accent. One hell of a soundtrack. All these feelings everywhere. Go. And. See. It. WOW!