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[6 Jan 2016 | No Comment]
Made.com opens Brighton pop-up showroom

Made.com, the online furniture store offering designer homeware direct from the makers, has a bricks and mortar presence in Brighton this January.

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[21 Dec 2015 | No Comment]
Burgess Hill vintage shopping guide

Around 15 minutes from Brighton, Burgess Hill has plenty to offer the vintage and second-hand shopper. Fiona Friend, who has just relocated her vintage boutique Wear It Again Sam to the town, gives us the tour…

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[18 Dec 2015 | No Comment]
Midcentury Magazine – Eleanor Pritchard

VB editor continues her interview series in the latest issue of Midcentury Magazine, chatting with textile designer Eleanor Pritchard, who takes inspiration from some unlikely industrial landmarks…

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[6 Dec 2015 | No Comment]
Style Heroes – Posh Totty melamine plates

Best known for their personalised jewellery, Posh Totty also sell a fabulous selection of vintage-inspired homewares – including Christmas decorations, ceramics and a cute dinner time collection for little ones.

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[30 Nov 2015 | No Comment]
Sun Jellies – indie Instagram inspiration

Worthing-based small business owner Kelly White has attracted over 16,000 followers to her kitsch Sun Jellies Instagram feed. Here she lets us into her social media secrets and offers tips for other Insta independents.

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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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[5 Sep 2015 | No Comment]
Pants and pastels at Wolf & Gypsy

Wolf & Gypsy vintage boutique is giving kitsch Mid-century dead stock a second lease of life in its award-winning Sydney Street’s boutique.

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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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[22 Aug 2015 | No Comment]
Baines&Fricker’s portable lab

Brighton designer-makers Baines&Fricker have created a portable wooden research lab that can be constructed anywhere from its own flightcase – to a rather unusual brief…

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[2 Aug 2015 | No Comment]
Style heroes – Magpie’s The Modern Home

Better known for its popular Birdy motifs, British brand Magpie has launched a new homewares range inspired by iconic Midcentury interior designs.

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[19 Jul 2015 | One Comment]
Dreamland: Margate’s Postmodern Park

The Brutalist Sixties’ block that towers over Margate’s Dreamland makes for a distinctly British seaside scene. And a fitting backdrop to a pleasure park that takes its theme from the good, bad and ugly of its own social history.

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[7 Jul 2015 | One Comment]
Brighton’s new vintage shop – Molly’s Vintage

Building on the success of her Brighton Fringe pop-up, seamstress Molly Bray has opened the doors to the city’s newest bricks and mortar vintage shop.

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[14 Jun 2015 | No Comment]
Midcentury Magazine – Lubna Chowdhary

I recently discovered Lubna Chowdhary’s work through an interview feature for the latest issue of Midcentury Magazine. And as I trust your taste I think you’ll fall in love just as fast…

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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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[16 May 2015 | One Comment]
Have vision to transform your home for TV?

Brighton TV company Ricochet is on the hunt for creative and crafty types to transform their living rooms for a new programme, with a little help from the experts.