21st January 2014
Don’t miss this extended winter exhibition at the Stephen Friedman Gallery. The exhibition celebrates the work of 7 international textile artists, who have all, through the medium of thread created their own personal ‘Threaded Stories’. Enjoy Tonico Lemos Auad’s panels of exquisitely handcrafted linen, Geta Brătescu’s, quirky collages stitched with scraps of colourful fabrics and Sheila Hicks’s beautiful painterly weaves.
Threaded Stories 29th Nov 2013- 25th Jan 2014.
22nd November 2013
Winter is finally here but luckily for us, so is Peruvian Connection! They have just opened their newest store on the King’s Road in London. We suggest you head over there and delve into their ‘Adored Alpaca’ range. Shop in store or online for your winter woolies and be well and truly prepared for the cold days ahead.
21st November 2013
Head to Notting Hill in the next few days and you will be in for a treat. This years ‘Hand Sale’ features an abundance of designer-maker talent. Shop Kirsten Hecktermann’s range of hand crafted spoons, Linda Bloomfield’s colourful ceramics and Still Ethical’s vintage fashion. The Hand Sale, 20th Century Theatre Road,291 Westbourne Grove, off Portobello Road, London, W11 2QA.
Don’t miss it, the Sale starts tonight!
20th November 2013
Eastleigh’s latest creative hub, The Sorting Office, is being transformed for a festive celebration. A winter wonderland is being created at the studios and Santa will welcome you into his magical paper grotto. With bespoke goodies for sale including scarves, jewellery, wall art and Christmas cards there will be opportunities to discuss possible commissions with the up and coming designer makers.
The Sorting Office: Winter Open Studios, 23rd November, 11 -7pm, 37 Wells Road, Eastleigh, SO50 5FY
19th November 2013
Want to be beside the seaside? This weekend the design and craft fair ‘Made’ is in Brighton. Enjoy a truly delightful selection of hand made products, jewellery, textiles, furniture, glass and ceramics. Look out for Laura Adburgham’s stunning hand-woven shawls and Llynfi’s 100% British knitwear.
MADE BRIGHTON 21-24th November Brighton Dome, Corn exchange.