I also discovered Trinket at Kamersvol Geskenke. I think I went back to that table about 3 times and just stared at the prettiness. They have super cute stainless steel and perspex brooches. Bokkies, foxes, rabbits, sculls, you name it it's stunning.
Kamersvol Geskenke a little while ago and oh my, what an amazing inspirational experience! I loved Ilze Volman's Little Cakes cupcakes table. Wowie! It's almost too pretty to eat, but my friend Dani adopted a little bokkie cupcake (and then she ate it alive).
Almost Christmas time! Time to get all jolly and creative if you don't have lots of money to spend on things that you could have done yourself. So here are some cool ideas from Attic 72. Pretty cards and wrapping paper and other things to feast your eyes on. T'iz the season +)
Anna Fraser makes beautiful watercolour cards. Each card is individually handpainted. "Cards for complicated people are original ideas designed for people who lead a life of many, sometimes not very perfect, layers." Check out the rest of her cool card collection at Cards for Complicated People.
Haoshi Design Studio believes in the good things in life. The have a really interesting jewellery range called the Animal Series. "A series of animals in the city can represent the emotions of urban people. Every animal has it's habitual behaviors and stories." See this, including other ranges by Haoshi (Good Things).
I went to Wolves Café with 2 lovely friends over the weekend. I love everything on the book shelve. Especially these two antique porcelain horses <3 So I thought I'd post some eye candy for you two. Unlike the amazing cake, these don't make you fat.
These are so cool. They took those really cheap, super warm blankets (you usually buy at PEP for R35) and turned it into something really pretty. Each blanket is unique and 15% of the procedes goes to a shelter for the homeless. Go to LADAK to see more.
Pretty outfit ideas from Polyvore. This is an endless site full of amazing things. You can search pages and pages of sunglasses or explore the outfits they put together for you and see exactly where they got them from. WARNING: this one is addictive!
Rifle Paper Co. is a boutique stationery brand and design studio created by Anna Bond and her husband Nathan. They make lovely cards, prints, invitations and other pretty things. I love the light hearted illustration style +) great ideas for the festive season!
Blik is the first company to create removable wall graphics. Each month they collaborate with online-community-based tee shirt company, Threadless. You can vote for your favourite t-shirt illustration and then they will turn it into wall art. You can also buy the T. How convenient +)
us2wear creates beautiful perspex jewellery and homewear. They are a Pretoria based husband and wife design team. Gerard is a graphic designer and Jeanne-Louise an interior designer. See more pretty pins, earings and clocks on the website.
You must get your hands on one of these! Mingo Lamberti is a local designer and illustrator. They mostly do amazing t-shirt illustrations, but are expanding to a bigger design territory. Take a look at the website and the amazing different ranges they have.