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The Timelessness of Black and White

Only a ferry ride from Europe, Morocco is a bridge between the Western and the Islamic worlds. Morocco is Africa and the Middle East rolled into one. A place where artisans still create designs by hand, relying on their imagination instead of a computer.   Even in this country of colours, we found that Black and White […]

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The Potts Point Gallery

Potts Point, on the eastern fringe of Sydney, is home to an eclectic mix of creative souls, entrepreneurs and a surprising number of single women – who love the proximity to the city hub and nearby theatre, galleries and beaches. Trendy chrome and glass mixes with terraced houses and gracious apartment buildings that would not […]

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A month of Markets!

When we first had the idea of setting up Caravanserai Trading Company, we imagined it would be purely an online business. After the fun of being at our Paddington Pop Up shop, we decided to explore the Christmas markets on the beautiful Northern Beaches in Sydney. We booked markets at Newport, Mona Vale and Palm […]

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Pop Up in Paddington

The idea of opening a “Pop Up” shop was exciting! After much searching, we selected a shop on William Street in trendy Paddington. On the cutest street filled with charming terrace houses, with wrought iron front fences and overhead balconies which display window boxes filled with colour. The majority of houses have been converted into […]

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The journey continues!

The name Marrakech is a Berber name, meaning ‘Land of God’.  Marrakech is known as a great trading centre. The old city or medina, of Marrakech is encircled by red ramparts (walls) 2 metres thick and 8 – 9 metres high, which date back to the 12th century. This medina is home to some of the best […]