Georgina Ridl

Georgina is a mother of 3, an artist, textile designer, and interior decorator. After qualifying from Durban Technikon in 1999 she ventured overseas to pursue a career in Textile Design. She first moved to London and started working in Georgina von Etzdorf shop in Burlington arcade, a well-known British Designer who’s famous for her luxurious velvet scarves and clothing accessories. Von Etzdorf designs are one of a kind and working there was a huge inspiration to Georgina.

Her latest venture is creating a range of fabrics inspired by nature in particular birds and flowers of KZN. Her first print is called “The Secretary bird”  A modern yet subtle take on the majestic Secretary bird amongst the Leontis Leonurus plant that is indigenous to the KZN Midlands.