Celebr8 Forever Friends

“There are some people in our lives that make us laugh a little louder, smile a little brighter and live a little better. We call these people ‘friends’. The new Forever Friends collection is a celebr8{ion} of the bond that binds strangers and helps form relationships that make our journey more memorable. With its clean, soft colour palette and floral elements you will be able create a...
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NEW!!! Celebr8 Flowers

“Flowers always make people better, happier & healthier. They are sunshine, food, and medicine to the soul. Any scrapper will tell you that no craft project is truly complete without a flower…or two or twenty! The new Celebr8 handmade flowers come in a convenient bulk pack of 27 pieces and are the most competitively priced flower packs available in SA. There are 6 gorgeous...
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Making 3D flowers and dressing them up with ink – Jowilna’s 101

With the Silhouette CAMEO it is so easy to make amazing 3D flowers. No mess no fuss. But once you have a plain old flower what do you do…well add some personality! Step 1 Cut all of the 3D flower parts using your Silhouette machine. Ink the edges of the petals using Memento ink and a sponge dauber. Step 2 Assemble the flowers by threading stamens through the holes and fixing them to the...
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Celebr8 A Whimsical Life

“We live in an ever more stressful, fast-paced world with deadlines, traffic and fast-foods being the order of the day. At times, it’s difficult not to look back to our youth and dream of the days where life was playful, fun & mischievous. The Whimsical Life Collection is a celebration of simple, carefree moments. With its soft, fresh colour palette and cute daisy’s and butterflies...
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Prima Love Clippings and Wild & Free

Prima Love Clippings Clippings of love, sweetness, and all around pretty, that is only the beginning with Love Clippings by Frank Garcia. This beautiful collection features gorgeous floral designs, distressed patterns, beautiful heart-felt quotes and motifs and so much more. The details are absolutely amazing – the papers have rose gold foil! Prima Wild & Free Wild & Free...
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Little Birdie Paper Flowers

Nothing says summer like a garden full of flowers and that is exactly what we have for you today. Choose between firm favourites like Jewelled Florettes or try some of the new and exciting Little Birdie blooms on offer. Soft teals, corals and dusty pink flowers with names like Rosa, Lavinia and Blanche are sure to brighten everyone’s day!   Little Birdie is a manufacturer of beautiful...
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49 and Market Flowers & Stamps

Today we are thrilled to bring you beautiful and well-priced Garden Blooms from 49 and Market as well as two stunning new stamps.   Garden Blooms   Stamps   Stunning flowers used in layouts!   49 and Market, believe beauty transcends the test of time. Their collections may range from shabby chic to boho fabulous or romantically vintage but in the end they believe the allure...
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Celebr8 The Simple Life

Another beautiful collection from Celebr8 by Kim Watson. The Simple Life is not only visually appealing, but also embodies beautiful and inspiring sentiment. This month Celebr8 introduces their new Sketch Pack, which is sure to be popular with all you Celebr8 fans out there. The Sketch Pack includes everything you need to create a gorgeous double layout. Enter your layout in Celebr8’s Sketch...
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49 and Market NOW in South Africa!

A heartfelt South African welcome to rising US paper craft star, 49 and Market – a brand that has become increasingly popular in our market in the past few months. With an impressive international design team, including Gabrielle Pollacco, Georgie Connelly and Gerry van Gent to name but a few, expect exciting things from 49 and Market. Gerry will be teaching in South Africa in September at...
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Little Birdie Boutique Elements, Color your Own, Vintaj, Rustica and Flower Embellishments

Feeling the Winter blues? Well we have just the tonic for that…nothing like a bunch of beautiful flowers to brighten your day. Choose your favourites from our garden full of glorious, Little Birdie blooms and bring some sunshine to your paper craft project and your day! Happy flower picking!   Little Birdie Boutique Elements   Little Birdie Color your Own   Little Birdie...
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DIY Easter – Décor, Blooms and Printables

As part of my Easter décor, I am creating vignettes combined with beautiful delicate blooms and some gilded Easter eggs. The combination of elements together makes for a pretty visual around the home celebrating the festivities. I bought a blossom sprig from a florist and added my own paper blooms in between them to make a pretty visual. I like combining paper with other elements for a truly...
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DIY Easter – Easter Candle Display

This Easter I am creating beautiful little displays around the house using things I already have. This candle is displayed with a beautiful flower wreath in pastels, but instead of using real flowers, I added some paper flowers to a vine wreath for a simplistic and long lasting effect. Such a quick way of dressing up something to match a theme or event. Step 1 Gather a wreath, paper flowers,...
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Celebr8 Glamourous – Celebrate The Elegant…

Do you agree that Glamourous could very well be the best ever Celebr8 Collection? Last round of votes showed that our team certainly loves it! Beautiful designed, high quality, affordable products that speak to us as South Africans, thank you Celebr8 for another extraordinary collection that will be cherished by paper crafters across the country. Just remember to buy Glamorous soon, because...
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Prima French Riviera, Salvage District, Tales of You & Me, Vintage Emporium, Adhesive Rub Ons, Mediums and Tools

What’s not to love about Prima? Delight in the luxury and splendour of this opulent release which is sure to inspire you.   Prima French Riviera Take a walk through the French Riviera, breathe in the ocean air, feel the sand between your toes, and let the sunshine kiss your skin with all its warmth. French Riviera is a combination of vintage nautical and serene images from the French coast....
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DIY Easter – Easter Table Centre Piece

Easter is coming soon and I love all the festive pastel shades we are faced with, not to mention all those delicious eggs and treats. With Easter comes tradition and a celebration of faith so it gives an excuse to create beautiful crafts for the home and family. For our breakfast table I made a simple table centre piece using an egg container filled with beautiful glittery eggs, paper and silk...
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Celebr8 Heart-itude Collection

“The Celebr8 Heart-itude range is inspired by love and nature. Someone once said that if you truly admire nature you’ll find beauty & love everywhere. We have drawn inspiration from the soft pinks of a rose, the calmness of a blue sky and the boldness of wood grains to bring you a range that highlights the interconnection between nature and love. Along with the standard products you’ve...
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Little Birdie Floral Inspiration Layout

When inspiration hits it comes from obvious places, but sometimes also the not so obvious places. For this layout I was inspired to use a variety of blue, grey and brown flowers to soften up the many straight lines. But if you thought my only inspiration was the pretty NEW Little Birdie blooms from The Wholesaler you are wrong. My layout inspiration started with a large floral stamp used for my...
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Little Birdie Flower Designs On A Layout

I have all of a sudden fallen in love with flowers again. You know how everything comes full circle, and that is so true with flowers. And since I have a love hate relationship with them, I am pleasantly surprised about how much I love these little blooms again. I know that I am a flower snob, I LOVE soft and gorgeous blooms with dimension for altered projects, but for layouts and cards I am...
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Little Birdie Boutique Elements & Floral Café

We could not resist! These beauties were begging to visit South Africa and we know how starved you are for flowers . Celebrate the Festive Season with an abundance of gorgeous, flowers! Choose from an array of tantalising colours that include Jamaican Sea, Driftwood Grey, Mulberry Blush and Lavender Dew. Delight in these exquisite little creations that will bring a smile to your face! What to do...
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Petaloo Burlap Daisy Layers & Botanica Mums and Butterflies

Are you ready for more flowers? We have a gorgeous bunch of new flowers from Petaloo to share with you. Burlap flowers have become incredibly popular with scrapbookers and paper crafters – create your own flowers with our versatile and affordable range of delicately shaded burlap daisy layers. Who doesn’t love a butterfly? Petaloo’s brand new range of Chrysanthemums and co-ordinating...
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Well, hello there Little Birdie flowers!

Does your heart skip a beat when you see a gorgeous flower? Well, then you better take a seat because we’re here to introduce you to Little Birdie! Little Birdie is a manufacturer of beautiful flowers and accessories for scrapbooking, card-making and paper crafting. Most products are handmade using handmade paper manufactured from recycled cotton waste. Wherever you find crafters who take...
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Colour Your Burlap Flowers In A Few Easy Steps

These beautiful burlap flowers from Petaloo have become my absolute favourites. The texture and variety is amazing and the fact that I can personalize them to suit my project perfectly is a bonus. Today I am showing you how to combine your inks and flowers and create something truly unique in a few easy steps. All you need is a few minutes to customise the beautiful petals in something truly...
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Vintage Rose Double Page Layout

Have you seen the Couture Creations paper range? Well if not then you are seriously missing out. It is the perfect blend between vintage and romantic – perfect for any project and theme. And you all know it is no secret that I really love vintage, so this range is close to my heart! The designs are beautifully and carefully coloured and designed in a way that you can fussy cut loads of beautiful...
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Prima Bedtime Story, Bella Rouge, Butterfly, The Archivist, Timeless Memories, Finnabair, Stencils, Stamps & Flowers!!

The CHA show started 2015 with a bang! As per usual, Prima wowed the craft world with their gorgeous new collections and essential craft products! These products took the scenic route to get to us, but they have arrived and we are thrilled to announce the release today!   Prima The Archivist The Archivist Collection, created by Frank Garcia, is inspired by the classic art of preserving and...
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