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[10 Nov 2015 | No Comment]
Crafty Creatives – Laura Ralph Designs

Laura Ralph creates one-off separates and two-piece outfits from hand-sourced vintage fabrics. Here she tells us why we can count on her for unique fashion that fits.

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[6 Nov 2015 | No Comment]
Parade down to Brighton pop-up shop

If you’re on the hunt for unique gifts, as well as something to help you stand out at the Christmas party, pop down to PARADE at No Walls Gallery between 17 and 22 November.

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[4 Nov 2015 | No Comment]
Flock takes flight – new remade vintage shop

A new addition to Brighton’s vintage and handmade scene opens in the North Laine on 7 November. Flock brings together the unique and bohemian offerings of a handful of well-established local labels.

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[1 Nov 2015 | No Comment]
The Fairy Tale Fair’s Festive Fancies

The Fairy Tale Fair was last year chosen as one of the top 100 Small Businesses in the UK. So, as Small Business Saturday comes around again, what can we expect from the local fairs this festive season?

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[23 Aug 2015 | No Comment]
Crafty Creatives – Lost & Foundry

Armed with duster and drill, Maxine Michaelides of Lost & Foundry gives “world-weary and discarded objects” a new life as curious lighting. Here she invites us into her silly ceramic world…

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[7 Jun 2015 | 44 Comments]
Win a pair of craft books by Super+Super

Hot on the heels of their publishing debut with Printmaking and Embroidery, Brighton crafters Super+Super have released another pair of books with original projects on Crochet and Paper Cutting.

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[9 Nov 2014 | No Comment]
Super + Super – printed apron tutorial

This simple Midcentury inspired printed apron tutorial, from Brighton craft duo Super+Super’s debut book Printmaking, is a winner for Christmas. Pair up presents with the apple print tea towel.

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[26 Oct 2014 | One Comment]
Super + Super – printed tea towel tutorial

Never ones to do things by halves, entrepreneuring craft duo Super+Super have released not one but two craft books as their publishing debut. And the girls have agreed to let us publish our two favourite tutorials.

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[15 Nov 2013 | No Comment]
Crafty Magazine – Brighton Rocks

Brighton’s thriving craft community is closely knitted to the vintage scene, so it was a joy to celebrate our city’s familiar cast of crafty creatives in a feature for the current issue of Crafty Magazine.

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[21 Oct 2013 | No Comment]
Style Heroes – Modernist dolls house

Husband and wife design duo, Baines & Fricker designed this miniature Modernist delight for thier daughter after “struggling to find a structure that wasn’t gender specific”.

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[19 Oct 2013 | 2 Comments]
Top tips for starting out on Etsy

The Brighton Etsy Sellers’ Team has just launched a new blog. Here, team leader Toby Oliver Dean, of Etsy shop I like CATS, offers his top five tips to anyone thinking of opening a shop on the platform.

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[28 Jun 2013 | No Comment]
Crafty Creatives – Wolf & Moon

Hannah Davis’ Perspex Wolf & Moon art deco-inspired statement jewellery adds contemporary cool to the hot topic 1920s trend. Here she tells us about her work and passions.

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[21 Apr 2013 | No Comment]
Crafty Creatives – Bella Does Brighton

When we spotted Diane Chandler’s up-cycled dolls’ head cactus planters at the Johnny Loves June Vintage & Handmade Fair in Shoreham, we had to find out more…

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[2 Apr 2013 | No Comment]
Crafty Creatives – Betty Shek

Betty Shek creates unique jewellery and accessories from found objects and fuzzy felt and is among the local designer-makers currently selling at the Brighton Fishing Quarter Gallery.

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[26 Mar 2013 | One Comment]
Crafty Creatives – Handmade & Vintage

Trudi Davies’ vintage fabric creations invoke a nostalgia of childhood, holidays and general joyful occasions. Here she lets us in on her inspiration and obsessions…