Molesey Makers November Market, 12th November 16
Saturday was the third Molesey Makers event I’ve taken part in and it was another success, despite the rain! The pop up shop, held at Refresh Cafe in Molesey, brings together a variety of makers from Molesey and surrounding areas and gives them a chance to showcase their products to local shoppers.
There is always a great mix of handmade items with stalls over two floors selling jewellery, accessories, cards, kids clothing, homewares as well as cakes, sauces and other edible goodies. The stalls are accompanied by a pop up tea room which makes it a more than just somewhere for a spot of shopping. It’s real community event with a great atmosphere, somewhere to catch up with friends and enjoy a cuppa with some vintage tunes playing in the background.
Thanks so much to Charlotte and Ellie for having as all and putting on another great event. The next one will be part of Magical Molesey and held upstairs at Refresh (no tea room this time, but I hear there’s wine!) It starts at 5pm on Wednesday 7th December. Come along!
Some of the Molesey Makers and where to find them:
Juliet Turnbull – Juliet is a textile artist and makes a variety of beautiful items including wall hangings, jewellery and greetings cards.
Smiley Cat Arts – Original handmade crafts by local artist Jo Head. Prints, illustrations, family art and bespoke pieces.
Off the Hook – Handmade Crochet items including cosy scarves, gloves and blankets.
Do a little dance designs – Colourful kids clothing and accessorie
Ooh La Lily – Stationery items, gift tags, cards and other handmade pretty things!
Fairplay Clothing – Handmade kids play clothes with a conscience.
Marg Dier Embroidery – Stunning jewellery pieces hand embroidered using precious silks, printed cottons, metal threads and vintage glass beads.
Amiya Sweet Vanilla – Homemade cakes that taste as stunning as they they look. (I’ve done the research!)
And if you visited the Shutter Jewellery stall and wanted to see any of the items, the Etsy shop is here.