The Attic

10 Dirkie Uys Street, Somerset West, 7130 ,South Africa
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The Attic is a full service picture framing gallery located in the Somerset West CBD. Our goal is to help you preserve and display your cherished memories and artwork with creatively designed customised frames. We combine "old-school" service with up-to-date preservation materials and techniques.

Our staff has more than 15 years of framing experience and can assist you with all your custom framing needs. Stop by our remodeled office to experience our creative framing designs, friendly service and unique pieces of art and furniture.

Affordable Framing – now The Attic – was established in 1990 and has been providing high quality picture frames throughout the area for over 25 years. We here at The Attic aim to improve upon this business by introducing new industry technologies, while at the same time maintaining the same standards of high quality workmanship that the community has come to expect.

Our framed pictures and art as well as our range of renovated furniture are of superior quality. We strive to satisfy the most particular of clients.

Services & Products

Custom Framing

Every picture or piece of art is unique; they come in different shapes and sizes, and have different themes and style. Rest assured that we can provide a framing solution that would fit any criteria. Simply browse our selection, either on the premises or online, and place your order.

Pre-framed Art

Quality prints should be mounted with the care and attention to detail they deserve. We mount your photo onto a board and vacuum press it for a professional look.


The Attic offers a range of renovated and hand painted furniture. It features some retro pieces and French painting techniques used on carefully selected pieces of furniture that is renovated and painted, turning it into unique, practical furniture. Giving old pieces a second life.


We provide a wide range of mirrors to order as is or custom made to your specifications and framed with any moulding. We also re-frame mirrors that you provide. This a selection of our ready-made mirrors to order. Please don’t hesitate to stop by any of our outlets to select the perfect mirror for you.




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Monday : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday : 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday : 9:00 am - 1:00 pm