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Sunday, 30 December 2012

Christmas season

It's been a busy winter season with craft fairs and exhibitions, but such good fun!! I hope you have all had a great Christmas and have a happy new year ahead!! Here are a few images from recent items, and some new ones!!

Wednesday, 14 November 2012

Weedon Craft Market Nov 12

Lovely to meet new designers and speak to lots of visitors! Here's my stand at this event!

Ashby St Ledger, Midlands next - this Sunday the 18th Nov!!

Tuesday, 30 October 2012

Warwickshire craft fair!!

Warwickshire craft fair featuring over 100 artists & designers!
Sunday 2nd of December 10am till 4pm, find out more here!
Hand painted ceramics, baubles, kitchen textiles,
 stationary and more!

Weedon Craft Market!!

November the 11th Craft Market in Weedon, Midlands. NEW hand painted designs, christmas stocking fillers and decorations!
 Come along!!

Saturday, 13 October 2012

Christmas baubles

New Hand painted christmas baubles range!

If you would like a certain colour or a set of baubles I would love to hear from you!
Shop here

Friday, 12 October 2012


New! Follow me on Twitter @MAshwelldesign

Handmade home furnishings & textiles designer

Thank you

Beautiful new range of notes & cards,
a lovely way to say thank you..... coming soon!

Sunday, 30 September 2012

Autumn to winter

After the Autumn fair at Newnham went well, I am really looking forward to up and coming winter fairs! Starting with new christmas designs and decorations....
Here are a few new christmas cards for sale online at and at The Pigeonhole in Daventry! Hand printed, embellished designs making a lovely gift for family and friends!

Tuesday, 11 September 2012

Autumn Fair 22nd September

Going back to my roots exhibiting at Newnham Village Autumn Fair on the 22nd September. Find here!
Classic country traditional fair, with a tombola and refreshments. Stalls selling jams, knitted items, fair trade products and much more.
I will be selling my handmade textile products and cards, hand painted ceramics and new stationary designs.

Tuesday, 4 September 2012

Lovely new stockists!

I have have two new stockists, the gorgeous gallery and shop at Culworth, Forge2. Where they have my floral A5 & A6 notebooks, perfect for presents & little stocking fillers!

The second Skylark Fields Farmselling my hand made aprons in three designs and notebooks in 
there lovely farm shop.

Also new winter designs...available soon!

Saturday, 25 August 2012

Decorative printed notebooks SHOP

New beautiful notebooks, designs in both A5 & A6. Made from 100% recycled FSC certified paper, perfect to fit in your handbag. 

Buy on Etsy or shop in store at The Pigeonhole Daventry

Thursday, 23 August 2012

New design notebooks!!

Sneak peek at my new A5 & A6 handy note books! Available soon...

Shop here!
News of up and coming craft fairs & shows soon!

Tuesday, 21 August 2012

New sketchbook mugs on Etsy

New unique mug collection on Etsy!
This collection of sketchbook designs are all hand illustrated and individual, treating the ceramic surface as a sketchbook page and finished with a shade of blue. Each decorated with the study of a flower.

Monday, 13 August 2012

NEW collection preview

New sketchbook ceramic collection, each piece hand painted and individual, with a touch of blue!

Available soon on Etsy & at Pigeonhole!

Freckles and Gilbert iphone case

In the post this week I received my first Freckles & Gilbert product! After designing a collection of surface patterns for the company it was lovely to get my hands on a finished piece.

5 different designs are currently available on Amazon with the whole collection of gadget cases launching in september on their website Freckles and Gilbert.
Here are a few snap shots from the website..

New launch at Pigeonhole

Its been a rather busy few weeks, but this weekend I set up a stand in Pigeonhole!

Pigeonhole Daventry, an exciting new centre open in the heart of market town Daventry, Northamptonshire. Gifts, jelly jewellery, clothing, accessories, ceramics, textiles, homeware, furniture, photography, tea room and lots more!

Cushions, doorstops, ceramics, kitchen textiles & handmade cards... come and have a look!

Pigeonhole cafe! Choose your own vintage tea cup and enjoy a slice of cake!

Tuesday, 10 July 2012

SHOP It seems we have a favourite...

It seems we have a favourite.... 'The Chaffinch design'
see what you think, shop online ETSY

Gardening addict

It seems gardening has become a real favourite.......
Love lavender 

I cant help but keep moving bits around & trying to improve it!

Saturday, 7 July 2012


Hello!! Our Etsy shop is now open, please have a little look and see what you think! Cards, cushions, aprons, tea towels & doorstops! Click here to link!


Took this snap on a outing with the dog, maybe a meadow collection next??

Friday, 29 June 2012


We love this new umbrella from Topshop... so pretty!
Perfect for the ever changing weather

Monday, 25 June 2012


July! The launch of our Etsy shop, keep a look out for new updates and product snippets coming soon!! 

Saturday, 2 June 2012


Come and find us tomorrow at Newnham's classic british fayre in Northamptonshire! Launching our new designs including cards, cushions and kitchen textiles!
Please drop us an email for more details of our new products!
thanks Meg

Wednesday, 23 May 2012

Little tinker

We have recently had an addition to our family... in the form of this little monkey!

I cant say we're getting much work done.....x