The we are handmade contemporary craft and design fairs are great places to pick up some really original, fresh and innovative craft items.

The ethos of these events is to provide an opportunity for skilled makers to sell directly to the public, and to offer shoppers the opportunity to buy affordable and individual handmade products. All our events are free entry to the public.

we are handmade contact details

Email

dee@marbleevents.co.uk

Telephone (Enquiries)

07824 888 346

Event

Name:

we are handmade Long Melford Summer Craft Fair

Date:

Saturday 16th June 2018

Time:

10am - 4pm

Venue:

The Old School, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9AA

Directions & Parking:

Long Melford is a beautiful village which attracts many visitors from the UK, and further afield, who come to look round it's great shops, lovely surrounding countryside and historic attractions such as Melford Hall and Kentwell Hall.

The High Street (Hall Street) is full of old, historic buildings which house restaurants and pubs and a range of shops selling antiques, clothes, homewares and more.

The Old School is a lovely old building just at the end of Long Melford's High Street (Hall Street), opposite Melford Hall.

It has 4 rooms, which include a cafe area, and there is a free car park for the village literally a minutes walk away plus ample parking on the High Street as well. There is also sufficient parking at the Old School itself to accomodate all stallholders.

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General Information:

This Fair takes place over 4 rooms and offer shoppers a wonderful choice of beautifully designed and handcrafted items. Whether you're looking for a wedding gift; a new ornament or well-designed practical item for the home and garden or a piece of quaility handmade jewellery.

Makers will be showcasing the latest in contemporary and vintage inspired handmade items including jewellery, clothes, bags, prints, soaps, cards, soft furnishings and home wares, pottery, wood-turning and much more.

We are delighted to have Norah from Fantasia Textiles at this Fair. Norah will be demonstrating different textile techniques at the event. You can also discuss the range of courses and workshops that she runs at her Coggeshall Studio.

Plum Fairy will be running the Tearoom.

Photo above: Peter Deans Ceramics

 

Admission:

FREE ENTRY

Exhibitors

Tutu Princess Studio

Beautiful handmade tutus for children aged 2-8, with matching tiaras.

https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/TutuPrincessesStudio

I Love Bows

Hair accessories:

Bows, clips and headbands in a variety of styles and materials.

https://ilovebows.bigcartel.com

 

Park Ceramics & Gifts

Handmade Cermaics inspired by Nature:

I make fine ceramic flowers for the home: Poppies, Hellebores, Tulips, Anemones to put in vases, bowls and arrangements. I am also currently working on a series of ceramic wall artworks based on the Essex countryside, which I will be bringing to the Fair, these make great house warming or anniversary gifts.

Other items I will be selling at the Fair are flower pins, coasters, vases and scented ceramic hearts to fragrance the room and the wardrobe.

https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/ParkCeramicsandGifts

facebook: park ceramics and gifts

instagram: parkceramicsandgifts 

 

 

Perfect Scents

Natural soaps, skincare, body washes and lotions. Organic ranges. Reed diffusers and refills.

http://naturalsoapsandtoiletries.co.uk/

Soft Handcrafts

Children's quilts in assorted sizes; cushions and adult and children's adjustable aprons.

Wombleknits

Knitted grocery bags, soap saver sacks and reusable gift bags.

www.etsy.com/shop/wombleknits

Second Stitches

Home and fashion accessories made from vintage and 'rescued' fabrics.

Made in Suffolk

Wire sculptures and lino prints

 

Chic Haus

A great selection of wooden plaques and cubes plus pictures made from old maps. All can be personalised.

Journals by Jessa

Handbound notebooks and journals of various themes and sizes.

Earthly Treasures

A range of handmade crafts including faerie items such as doors, chairs, dolls and jewellery. 

Maddog Cottage Creations

Handmade wooden items such as tealight holders, vases and cheeseboards (these can be personalised). We also sell jewellery and handmade soy candles.

www.maddogcottagecreations.co.uk

PM Art & Design

Quality fine art prints and designs. Animals, Greek Art and Classic Cars. Various size prints, cards and quality printed mugs, making perfect gift ideas.

Commission work undertaken. Special Occasion fingerprint designs for Weddings, Birthdays and Christenings.

www.pmart.co.uk

facebook: @pmartanddesign

 
 

Bella & Bertie

Bella & Bertie create handmade items for your little ones, currently from birth up to 8yrs. A lot of our clothing is made from little snippets of fabrics we fall in love with along the way making them all beautifully unique & one of a kind

Tansy Country Crafts

Hndmade crafts including cushions, bags, make-up bags, door stops and purses.

https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/TansyCountryCrafts?ref=shop_sugg

Mrs Button's Chocolates

Handmade, good quality choclates using the finest Belgian chocolate and ingredients.

Products include bars, sticks, buttons and decorate your own pizza and lollipop kits.

I also make a selection of seasonal and themed chocolates and produce a range of dairy/soy free choclates.

www.mrsbuttonschocolates.co.uk

MJB Images

I try to make my photography artistic and unique, representing the natural world from different perspectives.

In recent years my approach to my work has been influenced by David Hockney's 'The Bigger Picture' exhibition.

I produce cards using my photos - at present, in formats a large card with photo in window and small note let sized card with photo attached to the front. All cards can be produced in various colours, all cards are left blank for your own message. I also have a range of mounted, framed and canvas photos in various sizes and types of frame.

All my mounted, framed and canvas works are limited editions of 25.

http://www.mjb-images.co.uk/

Stinging Bullfish

Tie dye, Ice dye and Bleach dye clothing and accessories.

Visit facebook page...www.facebook/stingingbullfish

Caro Blake Jewellery

I make jewellery from pearls, swarovski crystals and unique beads.

Jez Designs

I make fabric scarves and small bags and fabric brooches. 

I will also be selling card kits, patterns; bag, brooch and wallet kits, vintage beads and buttons, embellishment packs.

www.jezdesigns.etsy.com

 

Well Turned Out

Wood turned lamps and candle holders

Dolly Mixtures Glass

I make a range of fused glass bowls, dishes, coasters, decorative pieces, pendants, earrings and rings.

Hawkwood Creations

I make handmade, individual pieces of jewellery from a mixture of semi-prescious stones, silver, pearls and glass beads.

www.hawkwoodcreations.com

Capricorn Crafts

Handmade wooden toys, puppets, games and puzzles.

http://www.capricorncrafts.co.uk

Peter Deans Ceramics

I make domestic stoneware pottery and decorative stoneware and terracotta pots.

 

Cazzas Cards

My name is Carol Mitchell and I have been crafting for over 30 years. I started with cross stitch and knitting and moved on to card making about 10 years ago. I have been doing craft fairs, garden shows and dog shows with my cards all over Essex and just over the border into Suffolk for many years.

I enjoy making cards, and each one is different as I do not do two exactly the same. I enjoy the feedback from customers who contact me afterwards for bespoke orders.

Nanuk Jewellery

Nanuk Jewellery is a range of unique jewellery designed and hand made by Louise Farrow in Saffron Walden, Essex.

I use mostly Art Clay silver and sterling silver in my work, along with intricate wire details and colourful semi-precious stones, pearls and beads.  I have also done some work in gold, and commissions in silver or gold are always welcome.


My work can be found at: http://www.folksy.com/shops/NanukJewellery
Website: http://nanukjewellery.co.uk/

Handmade Designs by CAL

My products are created from my original watercolour paintings, professionally printed onto quality fabrics. I then make cushions and accessories by hand.

www.designsbycal.co.uk

 

Denny Steiner

Collections of thrown, cast and sculpted ceramics, decorated with speciality glazes.

Fantasia Textiles

Doll and textile art, cushions, pin cushions and quilts made from textiles and fabrics from around the world.

I will be demonstrating a range of textile techniques at this event.

www.fantasiatextiles.co.uk

 

Glyn Hall

Woodturned items which include a range of vases, bowls, fruit and dishes.

Honeybee Natural Beauty

Honeybee products are lovingly made in small batches using natural plant oils, pure essential oils and natural additives.  Honey and beeswax from our own hives are incorporated into many of the formulations.

http://honeybeenaturalbeauty.co.uk/

Mad Owl Company

I love designing and making original gifts in fabric. I specialise in all things owl related, from door hangers to door stops, but also make notebook covers, lavender sachets and seasonal gifts. I use high quality 100% cotton fabrics and wool blend felt, and a mixture of hand embroidery and machine stitching.

Facebook page called The Mad Owl Company.

Qryztal Crafts

Handmade Jewellery

www.davidscraftycreations.com

Beadworks

Gemstone Jewellery