Wednesday, 30 April 2014

Spring Crafty Fox Market 2014

This month we traded at Crafty Fox Market in Peckham's Bussey Building. It was lots of fun as always! It's always great to meet our customers and make friends with our fellow traders. Here are a few snaps from the Peckham market followed by a few at the Brixton market:


Peckham:


 


Brixton:






Top Tips for Selling at Markets

If you are thinking about having a stall at a craft fair or market, check out the Pygmy Cloud blog post for Crafty Fox Market 'Top Tips for Selling at Markets'. We spoke to some of our favourite designer makers and regular Crafty Foxes and asked them to share their advice for making the most of a day of market trading. Check out the guest blog post here:

Top Tips for Selling at Markets

Monday, 31 March 2014

Instagram Round Up: March 2014

Here is what we got up to in March 2014:



Our highlights were:
- Putting our new House Felt Coaster set's on the market
- Being featured in Mollie Makes magazine
- Dave and Diana's three year anniversary!
- Exploring the amazing neon world of God's Own Junk Yard followed by discovering the Wild Card Brewery over the road
- Opening our Society 6 shop











Wednesday, 19 March 2014

How to make DIY cork mountain coasters

A simple little cork mountain coaster tutorial:


DIY cork coasters


Materials:
- 3mm cork
- paint brush
- white acrylic paint
- X-Acto knife
- metal safety rule

Instructions:
1. Using the safety rule and X-Acto knife, cut the cork into a triangle shape.
2. Paint outline of the snowy mountain peak
3. Fill in the snowy top and add dots for falling snow or a smiley face!


Tuesday, 4 March 2014

Spring time Giveaway

To celebrate the changing of seasons we are holding a giveaway!


Rain & Cloud coaster giveaway
For your chance to win one of our lovely Rain & Cloud felt coaster sets enter here:

a Rafflecopter giveaway



Monday, 3 March 2014

Living room decorating

When we bought our first house last year we were so excited that we could finally live in a place that was not the typical rent colour magnolia! Though as you can see we were overwhelmed by the chose of shades of blue...









 Here is a small sample of test pots we have acquired during our time on Howard Road:




This is the shade of blue grey we finally settled on, I absolutely love it. I can't wait to share the pictures of the finished room.