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The Crafty Crafter – Rhubarb Bags

August 20, 2011


The Crafty Crafter is a little late today, right date, wrong time. I’ve spent the day with The Duckling, we went to my nieces 5th birthday party and brought both nieces back with us. Yup we have a houseful a 7 year old and two 5 year old girls. Looking forward to the next week […]

The Crafty Crafter – Oakwood Soaperie’s Ceri Aitman

July 9, 2011


Recommended last week by our Crafty Crafter I couldn’t wait to see Ceri Aitman’s shop Oakwood Soaperie I’m a huge fan of handmade soaps and cosmetics and can think of nothing better than coming out of the shower or a long relaxing bath smelling and feeling glorious. Ceri’s shop did not disappoint and I would […]

The Crafty Crafter – Tresor Belle’s Richa Walia

July 3, 2011


Ah the joys of children and weekend boredom. Apologies that Crafty Crafter is a little late The Duckling and I were spending quality time. That  and a wonderful performance of Shakespeares Much Ado at Delepre Abbey yesterday means that I have been unable to post until today. Onwards! I’ve long been fascinated how some people […]

The Crafty Crafter – Fizzy Popov’s Fiona Nichol

June 26, 2011


The Crafty Crafter is a little late this week as I was browsing The Big Bead Show at Telford International Centre yesterday. More on that on Tuesday. This week I definitely have a treat for you. I’m completely in love with the work of Fiona Nichol and would be surprised if by the end of […]

The Crafty Crafter – Mangle Print’s Amanda Colville

June 18, 2011


If you have been regularly reading The Crafty Crafter you may recognise the names Amanda Colville and Mangle Prints  and this is because both of the interviewees so far have mentioned her as the friendliest Folksier and her work as inspirational. If you look at the slide show of her work below you will see […]

The Crafty Crafter – Funky Art’s Nelson Marquez

June 10, 2011


I love browsing around Folksy and Etsy, finding new things and stumbling on the unexpected. I didn’t have to look far to find our next Crafty Crafter who I happened upon just after they had listed a new make. Cool, fabulous, prolific and affordable the work of Nelson Marquez is quirky and very on trend […]

The Crafty Crafter – Philippa Harding: Court & Spark

June 3, 2011


I fell in love with the work of Philippa Harding when I was looking for a new purse. I don’t carry a lot of cash about but somehow always end up with loads of coins rattling around the bottom of my bag pockets. I found and immediately bought one of her fabulous coin purse and […]