Creative Clerkenwell are holding a pop-up design shop from the 11th - 16th December. They're also offering free drop-in gift wrapping workshops - you can make your own gift tags! As the reindeer says, 'Shop Local'!
"The Creative Clerkenwell Christmas Pop-Up Shop makes it easy for London design enthusiasts to shop locally from a curated selection of Christmas delights from UK designers and makers.
FEATURING PRODUCTS CREATED IN THE UK
From the dales of Yorkshire, to the streets of London, if not right here in Clerkenwell:
Architecturally inspired jewellery by Clerkenwell-based Amanda Li Hope
Innovative modern designs from Oxx Jewellery of South London
Slipcast porcelain cups with hand-applied texture from Clerkenwell-based Ikuko Iwamoto
Wheel-thrown ceramic vases and vessels from Stoke Newington-based Jo Davies
Cheerful hand-screenprinted home accessories from Kate Clarke London
Wool scarves and hot water bottle covers by Laura’s Loom, handwoven in the Yorkshire Dales
Curated by Charlene Lam of Creative Clerkenwell
Plus special treats from our friends and neighbours: a selection of midcentury modern pieces from Forest London, Japanese-inspired spiced nuts from Kinomi, and essential reading for the design geek, Interviews by Katie Treggiden of award-winning blog Confessions of a Design Geek."
When - 11th - 16th December 2012
Where - Showcase at Craft Central, 33-35 St John’s Square, London EC1M 4DS
Link - Creative Clerkenwell