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Who are the winners?

So who are the winners of our Paper Cut competition? Well now… that would be Emma (The Sparkly Fairy), Katherine Sheldon and Claire Crouchley. HUGE congratulations to the three of…

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Meet the Maker: Jenny Gilbert

The jewellery Jenny Gilbert makes is simple and elegant, with spare but beautiful detailing. Her current collection sets the darkness of oxidised silver against the purity of pearls, but after spending seven months travelling and working in Nepal, her next collection is taking a different direction.

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Beachcomber Bride

We’ve combed the shores of Folksy to find wedding stationery, table settings, jewellery and wedding accessories with a seaside vibe. Whether you want to braid…

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Shop Talk: Tina Chi Home

This week’s featured maker is felting queen Tina Tang, who creates miniature felted animal sculptures. She brings warmth and character to every animal she makes, and not surprisingly her custom pet portraits are one of her most popular lines. We talked to Tina about her business and how she combines her work with looking after her young family…

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Win a copy of Paper Cut

If you’re amazed by what can be achieved by just cutting or folding paper, be prepared to be awed by Paper Cut by Owen Gildersleeve. And we’ve got three copies to give away…

Meet our Makers

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Meet the Maker: Nicola Rutt

When she’s not leading a team at one of Britain’s foremost architecture practices, Nicola Rutt gets her hands dirty throwing ceramics in Hoxton. We discovered how designing buildings compares with working in clay and learned how, for Nicola, the Modernist principles of function and proportion are a constant in both her architectural work and in her ceramics…

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Meet the Maker: Ginger Pickle

Jade Murray from Ginger Pickle designs playful animal jewellery that appeals to every animal lover looking for a mini penguin or French bulldog to carry with them at all times. We talked to Jade about her wooden creatures, her fine art background and her range of inspirational art prints…

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Meet the Maker: Jenny Gilbert

The jewellery Jenny Gilbert makes is simple and elegant, with spare but beautiful detailing. Her current collection sets the darkness of oxidised silver against the purity of pearls, but after spending seven months travelling and working in Nepal, her next collection is taking a different direction.