Event roundup: Designers/Makers Christmas Market

The Designers/Makers at The Winter Festival

Mollie Makes teamed up with Designers/Makers at the Christmas Market event at London’s Southbank Centre. Read more to see who we spotted

Held at London’s Southbank Centre, The Designers/Makers Christmas Market was jam-packed with brilliant makes and lovely makers. Choosing handmade couldn’t have been easier: as far as the crafty eye could see there were colourful and individual pieces you could get your crafty mitts on.

For those of you who couldn’t make it, here’s just a little bit of what (and who) we spotted at the Designers/Makers event:

Meet Saga Sews, the seller with more than a few wise owls, sparkling fish, chubby rabbits and badger doorstops. Check out Saga Sews Facebook and Twitter page

 

With a vintage Risograph press at the ready, Shake the Dust, in collaboration with Victory Press, were inviting peeps to print Christmas cards from a selection of exclusive designs – which they then posted! A fun drop-in workshop and a great insight to Shake the Dust’s printing process. Check out their Facebook and Twitter page

 

Anna Wiscombe covered her stand in wooden treasures: from pretty birds ornaments to lovely necklaces painted in gorgeous, muted tones. Check out Facebook and Twitter for more about Anna

 

Making her point with these unique pencil brooches, earrings and other items is Zincwhite. Check out more of her designs on her websiteFacebook and Twitter

 

Ticking all the boxes is textile surface designer, Oywah, displaying a range of handmade bags and other goodies. Check out Oywah’s Facebook and Twitter page

 

Hats off to milliner Ann-Marie Faulkner and her creative headdress designs. Check out more of her designs on her website and say hi on Facebook and Twitter

 

With a hint of lavender, Helen Foot drew us in to see her dreamy textile creations. Give her a shout on Facebook and Twitter

 

Showing off a few jewellery designs and fabric fish is Boodi Blu. See more of Sarah’s bespoke items on her website and catch up on Facebook and Twitter

 

Meet Silk & Burg, the recipe tea towel and geometric prints. Get the latest scoop on Silk & Burg’s Facebook and Twitter page

 

We also covered the event on Instagram and Twitter, too. So if you missed it, there’s a few more piccies to browse. Happy crafting! oh, and Happy Christmas from the Mollie Makes team xx