Muswell Hill Creatives Christmas Look Book 2016
Muswell Hill Creatives, a London based collective of independent designer makers, brings you its Christmas range - for lovers of hand-crafted and independently made British products. For further product information and photography, contact: Rachael Booth-Clibborn, Muswell Hill Creatives, email@example.com. Tel: 07778 935649.
Wyckoff Smith Jewellery
This handsome sterling silver cuff is made of heavy oval sterling silver measuring 5.75 mm wide and 3 mm thick. It is very modern, but classic at the same time. Extremely easy to wear due to the oval shape which conforms to the wearer's wrist. It looks great on men and women.
This cuff was made in Michele Wyckoff Smith's Crouch End studio and is fully Hallmarked with her makers mark, the mark for London and Sterling Silver.
Prices start at £170 + shipping
Samantha Sweet Glass
Cut crystal milk bottle, £125. Handmade in the UK. Whilst the same size as traditional milk bottles, the 24% lead crystal glass has much more weight and clarity. The patterns are carefully planned, but the making process ensures that each bottle will be unique.
Cut crystal tumbler. £60.
samanthasweet.com (Also sold in Sold in Conran Chelsea and Conran Selfridges.)
Liz Harrap Horton Cards
Handmade linocut blue star Christmas card printed on an Adana 8x5 Letterpress. Inside is left blank. 120x120mm on recycled card (ivory).
£3.50 each plus shipping.
This chirimen vintage kimono silk scarf is from bolts sourced directly from a supplier in Japan. The heavier weight silk is used to line kimonos and has a rich, soft and luxuriant feel. The scarf is dyed with natural indigo extracted from the powdered leaves of the indigofera tinctoria plant and overdyed with logwood and an iron mordant to achieve the dark grey colour. The pattern is produced using a rope-rolled shibori technique. The scarf's rolled edges are meticulously finished by hand in coloured thread sympathetic to the colour of the scarf itself.
Cushion cover sewn using complex patchwork technique, vintage fabrics and a cathedral window design. The cushion has hidden seams and a zip opening. Size 16” / 40cm. Material: 100% cotton. Care: 30 degree warm wash, don’t dry, iron warm.
£85 plus shipping
Isabella Lepri Ceramics
White serving bowl. Available in different sizes. Pictures shows 25cm diameter. piece is hand thrown and glazed by Isabella Lepri in her Muswell Hill studio using traditional, lead-free glazes to make it unique and functional.
Jewelled Wings - digital print with gold leaf. Each print is a one off with a different bug detail. 23cm x 23cm.
Jess Albert, who studied Fine Art Printmaking at Central St Martins, has a passion for creating hybrid insect illustrations.
£100 framed + shipping
The Monmouth bag is handmade from bronze embossed Italian leather. The bag is lined with Liberty cotton, it has a pocket inside to store cards and to complete it, it has the finest quality brass chain. The bag can be used as an everyday bag, for special occasions, or as a travel bag; it easily stores a phone, keys, passport, and currency. Dimensions: W25cm x H14cm.
£115 + shipping
Winter berries, felt cocktail hat with vintage fruit. This piece has been made in Goldust Millinery's Crouch End studio.
The base is made from a beautiful 'berry' wool felt, and is trimmed with quirky vintage fruits. This is a beautifully flattering piece that should complement any outfit.
£225 + shipping