K’s Karoo photo selected for UK website:- www.karoodesign.com

K’s Karoo photo selected for UK website:- www.karoodesign.com


Karoo Design, one of the best design and branding agencies in the UK, selected one of Kathy’s photos to include in their revamped website. It’s the photograph taken from a national road through the Karoo, blue mountains and beautiful space surrounding. A few more photographs are waiting in the wings for the next shuffle of photographs on their website.

Karoo Design, in their own words: “We’re an independent design and branding agency with offices in London and Southampton. In today’s fast changing world, smart-thinking innovative design adds value and competitive advantage. We deliver specialist graphic design, branding and advertising services to help our clients stand out from the crowd and achieve their goals. But don’t just take our word for it – see what our clients say.”

© 2015 Karoo Design Ltd
Registered in England & Wales No. 5040562
Registered address: 2 Venture Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 7NP, United Kingdom
Karoo photography: © H Van Blommestein © Ryno Ferreira © Kath Rath

Kathy’s first international recognition was in 2013 when many of her photos were included in the first South African Travel App called: ” South Africa Travel the Rainbow Nation,” created and published by Charlene Smith, internationally recognized journalist and writer. Here’s the link to that story:- http://dempseys.co.za/charlene-smiths-app-south-africa-travelthe-rainbow-nation/



Locally, in 2015, Kathy’s photo was included in this great book:- “Absolutely Awesome South Africa”. Here’s the link to that story:- http://dempseys.co.za/proud-contributor-to-absolutely-awesome-south-africa-publication/


Proudly South African contributor.

The Cupboard has moved.

The Cupboard has moved.

“Cupboard Love” has moved again. A trendy gift, decor and clothing boutique, supporting local art and innovative designers, now trading from:-

21 Bain Street

Port Elizabeth

South Africa

Contact Carryn:                           E-mail:  cscupboardlove@gmail.com                            Cell: 076 626 5815    Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/cupboardlovePE

Cupboard Love Night Shopping          30th April at 16:00

New ceramics from: Token Ceramics

See Dempsey’s old blog post on Cupboard Love: http://dempseys.co.za/cupboard-love-supporting-local-art-and-innovative-designers/   Old blog post yet same cheerful service and interesting wares to be found at Cupboard Love.


cupboard love 15 raleigh street

Cupboard Love, 15 Raleigh Street

cleverly displayed rings on book pages

Cleverly displayed rings on book pages

new look new space in cupboard love

New look, new space in Cupboard Love


“Cupboard Love” supporting local art and innovative designers.

“Cupboard Love” supporting local art and innovative designers.

March 2015: Cupboard Love moved to: 15 Raleigh Street, Richmond Hill, Port Elizabeth.

“Cupboard Love” is tucked away in Raleigh Street in Richmond Hill,  just around the corner from the trendy Stanley Street strip of restaurants and coffee shops, just a few kilometres from us at Dempsey’s Guest House in Walmer.

At cheerful Cupboard Love, one can find beautiful cushions, purses, iPad pouch sling bags, tea towels, textiles, décor, clothing, jewellery. Also, art by Raymond J. Westraadt and :-

Hippos Ink greeting cards! Fun, original and local. Prices R10-00 to R29-00.

A wide variety of distressed frames, white, cream, brown, some blues. Priced from R95-00 to R250-00.

Handprinted canvas art works by Wild Rhubarb.

New Myang winter baby shoes. Sizes start at 0-3 months up to 18 – 24 months.

Yda Walt printed African Proverbs range.

Lovetrap vinyl stickers. Priced between R50-00 and R250-00.

Beautiful glass bead necklaces R225-00 – limited stock available.

Still to arrive: “Ceramic Factory” (new range) bigger variety of “So Good Candy” bags and backpacks.

Fashion evening mid May.

Urban Mini Market: THIS Saturday 27th April 2013      9am – 12 noon   Small market with a big heart.

Selling organic veges, olives, free range eggs, quiche, pies, breads, coffee, rooibos and pomegranate iced tea coolers. Get there early for fresh produce and good home-baked products, as well as Nespresso coffee. Also a small selection of seedlings: 6 in a tray for R16-00: rocket, broad beans, tomato, pawpaw. Small pots R14-00, large pots R20-00: mint, chives, sage, basil, gooseberries.

Where to find Cupboard Love? 15 Raleigh Street, Richmond Hill, Port Elizabeth.

Contact Carryn:

Cell:             076 626 5815

E-mail:       cscupboardlove@gmail.com

Facebook:   https://www.facebook.com/cupboardlovePE


Trading Hours:

Mon to Fri:  10am – 4pm                 Sat:      9am – 1pm

Spring for Dempsey's SPRING SPECIAL:

From 1 September to 30 November 2019 Dempsey's Guest House is offering a 15% discount on accommodation.

ONLY valid for bookings made via our ONLINE BOOKING FORM HERE.