Noleen Kutash, owner of a company called Phases Africa Furniture and Decor (PTY) LTD - a home furnishing and decor business since 2001; importing a collection of exclusive and luxurious contemporary furniture and decor from Africa, to the USA. She now has her company based on the continent of Africa, and exports across the globe. Sourcing these products enables her to travel across Africa in search of unique items. Noleen, has lived on three continents, and moved back to her homeland South Africa in 2013, after having lived in the United States for 28 years; with a brief stint in 2000 when she spent a year in Florence Italy, studying Renaissance art and soaking up the best of European design, traditional and contemporary. Traveling to Southern Africa and trading here is a blog for the design minded adventurer in: African Furniture and African Decor, Architecture, Traveling, Art, Photography, Fashion, Jewellery, Motorcars, Food, Wine, Current Trends and Events. Noleen, even crosses the borders of South Africa periodically to bring you related stories from neighboring countries on the continent of Africa.