With London Fashion Week in town, the new Christian Dior exhibition and the Great British sewing bee back on the telly box, plenty of fashion events happening around in London. This reminds us of a very beautifully made series of paper sculptures made by paper artist Matthew Sporzynski that is focussed on objects related to fashion, couture, handbag and shoes for magazine Real Simple. J’adore.
This Galentine’s and Valentine’s lands on a school night, we will be staying at home. To add extra fun to our hand written Valentine’s Card, we have created a Word Search where you will be able to download via our DIY “Free Printables” section. Simply, print it off on and tuck it into your Valentine’s or Galentine’s card or gift.
Print two copies so that and you can do the word search together!
Have plenty of fun finding the 9 words in this word search card! This word search is filled with all the lovey dovey words we love!
We love all things paper. Especially paper sculptures that are made into relatable fun items that brings back wonderful memories. Self taught Australian paper engineer Benja Harney of studio Paperform specialises in making everything (really everything!) fun and super cool with paper for their commercial clients. We LOVE how Benja will refer to people visiting his website as Paper Nerds! Yes, here!
This paper set of a classic afternoon tea set encapsulates all the favourite things we love about the British tradition of an afternoon tea. Those cucumber sandwiches, that perforated serviette, those fine paper bone china and cute delicious slices of pastel cakes… YUM!
This year will be the Year of the Pig. These super sweet kawaii origami paper pigs made by origamist Hiroaki Kobayashi 小林弘明 are simply adorbs. Each origami piggy takes at least 7 square sheets of paper to fold and assemble together.
Whether you call it tea, a cuppa, rosy lee or a builder’s brew, statistics has it that on average in the UK we drink at least 165 million cups of tea per day.
Glad artist Alexander Ross has kept an archive of paper tea bag tags - a good dunking for the eyes.
On Instagram, search by using hashtag #PaperLeaves to discover all the different varieties of leaves made from paper. Monstera, oxalis, rex begonia, rubber plant, variegated plant leaves; leaves created from painting, cutting, folding, creasing. For real, beleaf - plants definitely make people happy.