home: event [ letter press workshop ]
If you are looking to get a but more creative this year and fancy making your own art work, have you considered letter press print?!
We have found a great beginners class in London, where you will be able to create your own piece of work from an idea you may already have. You will learn the skills and get step by step guidance throughout the 5 hr workshop.
Head to m.uk.funzing.com for more details and tickets
[ £90 ] various dates available
home: event [ Midcentury Modern ]
Be sure not to miss the next Modern Show at Dulwich College, London where you can explore lots of gorgeous furniture and homeware.
With 85 dealers and designers there is so much to look at and of course buy!
[ £10 entry on the day ]
15th March 10am – 4pm
home: event [ vintage china upcyling ]
If you fancy some new year creativity, and like a bit of vintage, then this workshop is perfect for you.
Heals are hosting vintage china upcyling classes early next year, and give you the opportunity to learn the techniques to carefully bring life back a previously loved piece.
‘Give life to your vintage china in our upcycling class at Heals. First choose a pre-loved plate or teacup from The Indytute’s very special vintage china collection. Each piece has been rooted out by the Indytute china scout, who has scoured garage sales, antique stalls and junk shops to select the ideal pieces to upcycle’
Head to eventbrite.co.uk for tickets
[ £20 ]
home: featured [ Earl of East ]
Not just a candle shop, Earl of East has expanded into a lifestyle store full of gorgeous items for your home.
With a strong focus on their hand made candles and workshops Earl of East welcomes you step into their curated collection of home accessories, soft furnishings, stationary and more.
With a mix of independant brands and familiar names including Ferm Living, this store is a must visit, and with various locations around London there is no excuse.
Head to their website to explore their range or pop by one of their spaces in Hackney, Kings Cross and Islington.
home: featured [ Triangle Store ]
This London based life style store is a must visit, full of well known brands and great designs.
If you are not in London then head to their website and browse their collection of homeware, ceramics, accessories and more. Traingle Store believes in long lasting design that doesn’t become throwaway.
‘Triangle is a venture rooted in the belief of good design. We don’t follow fads or fashions, we believe in conscious consumption … buy less, choose well and make it last. Our products are chosen for their simplicity, usefulness and beauty. A simple concept in a simple store’
home: event [ Japanese Christmas Market ]
Not to be missed, if you fancy something a little different to the traditional chalet market stalls and mulled wine filled fairs, the Jolly Hobbies Japanese Christmas Market is next Sunday 15th at Hornsey Parish Church in Muswell Hill.
Time Out says;
Head to Crouch End for the ninth edition of this Japanese Christmas market where you can get your hands on traditional homeware, accessories, arts and crafts, pottery and food. Feast on sushi, bento, cake, green tea and more.
For more info click here
home: event [ workshop roundup ]
If you have a desire to learn a new skill, or just like being creative, but not sure where to start, then fear not as today we look at some of the best workshops in London.
We found this great article at thenudge.com which shares 28 fab workshops, from embroidery to mosaic, life drawing to floristry with some of our favourites including Drink Shop Do, London Craft Club and Turning Earth.
Follow the link to have a read and be inspired.