This WEN Forum, in association with Friends of the Earth, celebrated the eagerly awaited launch of the 2nd edition of "Why Women Will Save the Planet". We also screened the film Feed the Green - Feminist Voices for the Earth. This was followed by a panel discussion and question and answer session.
Ishkar, Tamay & Me, Project Pico and La Eva are collaborating to bring you The One Stop Christmas Shop. A one week pop up for you to do all your Christmas shopping in one go! We will be open from 11am- 9pm every day from the 11th- 17th of December at Blue Shop Cottage, 113A Grove Lane, Camberwell, SE5 8BH. Come join us for mulled wine, merriment and fair trade shopping. All our designers work with organic materials and ethical principles.
FFP is a not-for-profit collective of female founders who believe in working collaboratively and empowering each other. Our inaugural event is a Christmas Shopping experience, showcasing a curated, inspiring collection of 50 Female Founders in support of Women for Women International.
The team behind the cult magazine Selvedge bring a curated collection of fifty merchants and makers to Bloomsbury. Our exhibitors sell a range of rare vintage fabrics, covetable haberdashery and skillfully handmade textile treasures. The fair offers the perfect opportunity to meet makers, catch up with old friends, and pick up that special something in preparation for the festive season.
The team behind the cult magazine Selvedge brings a curated collection of fifty merchants and makers to Charleston. Our exhibitors sell a range of rare vintage fabrics, covetable haberdashery and skillfully handmade textile treasures. The fair offers the perfect opportunity to meet makers, catch up with old friends, and pick up that special something.
This year The Country Brocante returns to Daylesford farm as part of our HARVEST FESTIVAL celebrations on 23rd September.
The fair is a feast for the discerning eye. Join us and explore a series of beautiful marquees and garden galleries, find carefully curated exhibitors selling decorative antiques, antique furniture, specialist textiles and timeworn homeware. Alongside the antiques discover emerging brands, textile designers and artisan makers.
Visit us this summer at East Village E20 for a unique shopping experience of the best local and mindful fashion and lifestyle brands. The East London arts organisation JaguarShoes Collective has teamed up with LISSOME, London’s pioneering online platform dedicated to unique and high-quality sustainable fashion and lifestyle, to host the first ever ‘The Lissome Pop-up: A Curated Selection Of Mindful Fashion’ at East Village E20.
Under the curation of LISSOME, the pop-up will bring together carefully selected brands with an authentic and transparent story behind them. You will be able to engage with and buy from London’s most talented independent designers who produce with integrity and care, and will find a diverse offer of high-quality goods from fashion and accessories to handcrafted jewellery and homeware.
The event will start with a tranquil morning gathering, in the form of a panel talk bringing together pioneers in mindful fashion discussing mindfulness in fashion. Featuring: Alicia Lai (Bourgeois Boheme), Molly Jeffery (Desmond & Dempsey), Henrietta Adams (Henri), and Phoebe Hunter-McIlveen (Project PICO) in conversation with Dörte Lange (The Lissome). Get your ticket via Billetto: http://bit.ly/2rZRymW
SELVEDGE SPRING FAIR, BATH
Selvedge Spring Fair
On Saturday 25 March, Selvedge will take over the Tea Room in Bath’s 18th century Assembly Rooms for its seasonal Spring Fair. Curated by the Selvedge team the fair will bring together some of the finest UK-based merchants and makers selling their rare fabrics and textile treasures, and will be the perfect place to find that special Mother’s Day gift.
Come and join Project - Pico's mending club at the@yurtcafelondon tonight in Limehouse. We will be sewing on buttons and sewing up small holes together whilst discussing what else we can do to revive old clothes and encourage ourselves to buy less and mend more! So excited to see those that can make it tonight from 7 till 9!!
Come and join Project - Pico's mending club at the @yurtcafelondon tonight in Limehouse. We will be sewing on buttons and sewing up small holes together whilst discussing what else we can do to revive old clothes and encourage ourselves to buy less and mend more! So excited to see those that can make it tonight from 7 till 9!!
Pico are delighted to be part of Bruton's Christmas market and late night shopping eve. Bruton is a beautiful small town in the heart of Somerset. On the eve of the 7th they will be closing their high street to welcome stalls serving delicious foodie treats, warm beverages and great gifts and word has it Santa will be descending from the church!!!
The warm and wonderful Chapel in the Garden in Bridport have welcomed us to their Sunday service to share some of our stories and to talk about questions we can ask and choices we can make when consuming and producing that our positive for people and planet.
They are a multi faith church who celebrate life, and are a community built on compassion, generosity and positivity.
We are delighted to have the oppurtunity to share what we have learnt and how we are trying our best to do things differently, one step at a time!
A delightful country christmas fair with a great mixture of designers, makers, confectionary and food stalls mainly from and around Dorset.
It will be a lovely day of christmas treats, dance troupe's and brass bands, set in the house and grounds of Symondsbury Manor.
We are so excited about exhibiting at Selvedge Magazine's Merchant's Fair. Selvedge is a textile magazine we have been fond of for years and their merchants fair starts off their advent festival. This fair is full of collectors, curators and connoisseurs of fabrics, products and techniques from around the world.
Come and explore the international textile market and enjoy the finest of traditional fabrics; vintage lace, original chintz, embroidery, block printing, kantha, indigo and haberdashery.
There will also be brands there like our new friend Tamay and Me who make the most beautiful handmade ethical Red Dzao embroidered indigo jackets, using sustainably sourced cotton from northern vietnam - we are big fans of their work !