Botanicals and Florals

This season I am seeing so many botanic and floral designs in wall coverings, fabrics, ceramics and even fashion. As I am blown away and totally inspired by these gloriously talented South African designers, I thought I would share some of what makes them so unbelievably gifted.


Lv Che’

Nic Bladen – Phalaenopsis sp. earrings (studs) – Sterling Silver

Nic Bladen – Mimetes chrysanthus – Bronze and Sterling Silver

Nic Bladen – Crassula rupestris – Bronze and Sterling Silver

Nic Bladen – Bronze rhus earrings – Sterling Silver and Bronze

Clinton Friedman – Classic Botanic Flower
Clinton Friedman – Scatter Cushion

Clinton Friedman – B&W Grafik Botanical

Clinton Friedman – Scatter Cushion
Clinton Friedman – Classic Botanic Flower

Design Team – Nostalgia Wallpaper Designs – Fairytale Marshmellow and Magenta on Cream

Design Team – Nostalgia Wallpaper Designs – Khanga Flower Duck Egg on Cream
Nic Bladen is a sculptor and jewellery designer who specialises in casting organic matter in bronze, silver or gold.

Contact details
Telephone: +27 (0) 21 782 6651
Cell: +27 (0) 73 236 0843


Reads Gallery, Johannesburg
Kim Sacks Gallery, Johannesburg
Dorpstraat Galery, Stellenbosch
Ebony, Franschhoek
Kalk Bay Modern Gallery, Cape Town
Africa Nova, Cape Town
Casa Labia, Cape Town
Stefania Morland, Cape Town
Imagenius, Cape Town
Merchants on Long, Cape Town
Artisan Contemporary, Durban
Amaridian Gallery, New York


Everard Read Gallery, Cape Town
Kalk Bay Modren Gallery, Cape Town
Ebony, Franschoek
Amaridian Gallery, New York

“Clinton honours the enviroment and heritage by capturing his uniquely personal perceptions on camera, the result is intoxicating to anyone privileged to enter Clinton’s world.”

Clinton – +27 (0)83 7780 467


Amanda Haupt and Lise Butler are the duo behind this South African inspired textile business. 
“Contemporary, topical designs form the basis of our fabric collections, rather than the already well represented ethnic approach.”

For specific enquiries on fabric collections, design services or printing options please contact
Lise or Amanda on:
Telephone: +27 (0) 12 653 1973
Facsimile: + 27 (0) 12 653 8417
Or mail us at:

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