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December 24th

Thursday, December 24th, 2009 , 1 Comment

Alison Willoughbys Christmas rosette is a seasonal congratulation to us all – with a little luck the presents are wrapped, the turkey is prepped and you are ready to enjoy. Merry Christmas.

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December 23rd

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009 , No Comments

Rachael Howard designs and makes colourful and imaginative screen-printed appliqued and embroidered narrative wall hangings, framed works, and interior and fashion accessories. Inspired by sketches of people, their postures, expressions and movements – we hope this witty character is ready for Christmas!

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December 22nd

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 , No Comments

Selvedge were delighted when Jess Browns advent doll finally arrived all the way from California. She had been stuck at customs for a week or two (possibly because they wanted to keep her for themselves). Handmade and one of a kind – in the Selvedge office we are putting her straight to the top of [...]

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December 21st

Monday, December 21st, 2009 , No Comments

Without a sequin in sight Maries embroidered advent square is so minimal that we considered waving goodbye to tinsel…. but just couldn’t do it!

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December 20th

Sunday, December 20th, 2009 , No Comments

Sara Tierney for ‘Tea and Make’ puts the ‘handmade’ holiday back into our window. This is the time for making a few last minute gifts….

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December 19th

Saturday, December 19th, 2009 , No Comments

……today Selvedge did their Christmas Shopping!

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December 18th

Friday, December 18th, 2009 , No Comments

Our very own subscription manager, Michelle Zimmer, took time from her busy schedule to rustle up this lovely layered affair. And she’d just like to remind you that an 18 month subscription offers the best value for money!

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December 17th

Thursday, December 17th, 2009 , No Comments

Donna Wilson’s knitted advent square is so soft that we want to upsize it and catch forty winks! Drawing on inspiration from her childhood growing up in the Scottish countryside her work has a colourful and playful aesthetic.

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December 16th

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 , No Comments

Cornelia O’Donovan has also given us an advent pet to look after, and a handsome hare at that! ‘Hello Cornelia’ was established in 2007 after graduating from the Royal College of Art.

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December 15th

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 , No Comments

Maxine Sutton’s cat is cosy this Christmas… with stockings, a rug to curl up on and baubles to boot this kitty looks set to enjoy spending Christmas at home!

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