Nomads

Meet some of the friends and fans that embody what SOUL Design is all about. Their nomadic spirit drew us together and is at the heart of every piece of jewellery that I design.

Zayaan

Zayaan

We’d describe Zayaan as a botanical alchemist; playing with indigenous flora/fauna and vegetables as she ferments, pickles and experiments with their capabilities. Visiting her home to photograph her is like witnessing magic in action; with bottles and tinctures and a wild garden to excite the senses…

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Jess

Jess

Jess is one of life’s intrepid free spirits, where travel really does feed her soul. Unsurprisingly, she takes the same adventurous attitude to her work life; starting an ambitious gin company, A mari https://www.amarigin.com/ distilling Atlantic and Indian ocean water into her spirits (our favourite is their Atlantic Gin with delicious pomegranate seeds and a slice of pink grapefruit). We met up with Jess and her beloved horse, Splash, to capture them at her favourite Noordhoek beach, where she regularly escapes the hustle of Cape Town for a ride by the sea.

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Kirsty

Kirsty

Kirsty has Africa etched on her soul and she is deeply passionate about what life has to offer when living on this continent - whether that be horse riding in the Okavango Delta or being at her gorgeous home with her dogs watching the hippos and bird life from their river bank. A creative at heart, we (obviously) love what she has started in her company Motaki, a furniture and homeware collective empowering local artisans in Africa, creating luxury with a conscience https://www.instagram.com/motakicollective/. We interviewed Kirsty, an avid SOUL jewellery fan, from her home in Botswana.

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