Spadger Disco

0 comment Wednesday, October 29, 2014 |
Government plans to sell off Britain's national forests have been met with huge public uproar. Show your love for our country's woodland with these fabulous Folksy finds, & be sure to enjoy our forests while you can...Embroidered Tree Badge by Stitch CityVeins by Emma LedderForest Nymph by The Seven SeasTree Hug Notelets by Snow Queen TrinketsToadstool Coin Purse by Jo FulhamWalnut Bird on Branch Necklace by Lost at SeaResting Place Print by Lucy's Happy PlaceFrankie Says Protest hand printed T-shirt by Laheff ApparelHand Printed Forest Gift Tags by Lou Peajoux IllustrationJane.x

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0 comment Monday, October 27, 2014 |
I love baking cakes - particularly as I now have a hand whisk after all those years of beating butter and sugar by hand (I also have great biceps)! I try out recipes from blogs, websites and from friends and it's my ambition to become the cupcake queen. Inspired by baking, I have browsed the handmade items on Folksy and come up with this selection of delights.Applique Cushion by The Quilted TeacupScrumptious Baby Cupcakes by Cheriese Jewellery Boutique Hand Knitted Cakes Tea Cosy by Hats and MoreCup Cake Illustration Print by Beggars BowlCup Cakes by Sarah WestwoodI Love Tea Parties Tea Pot by She DrawsParty Stars Cup Cake Wrappers by EdiPrintSFancy Little Cup Cakes Small Stud Earrings by Fluffs StuffsEmbroidered Linen Cup Cake Stand Cushion by Katie-sshedCeramic Cup Cake Candle Holders by Lauren CeramicsCup Cakes Tapestry Kit by Fun Kit

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0 comment Saturday, October 25, 2014 |
A few days ago, I was incredibly lucky to be able to hold a newborn meerkat pup in my hands. At only 11 days old, his eyes were still closed, and he was wriggly and fragile and simply adorable. I felt so privileged to witness the early strugglings and squeakings of a new life. And so today's Folksy picks are an homage to that wonderful wee creature and to all new beginnings - enjoy!'Just the Beginning' Framed Collage by 100percentdelicate'Misty Morning', A4 Fine Art Print by Genevieve Cseh Artbaby hat - 'precious flower' newborn by rocketclothingPink Florentine handbound notebook by Kate BowlesSeedling flower phone sleeve by supercutetillyPink fabric book - alphabet by Lilac ElephantLittle Nose by SelinabeenaSunny Yellow Felt Rose Bud Brooch by Granny Ruth's Gift EmporiumTaking Flight Print by Lavender GeorgeYou're freeeeeeeeeee by The Doll House

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0 comment Thursday, October 23, 2014 |
Now that spring is here our attention turns to the garden. We'll be out there digging, planting, weeding and tidying ready for the big display this summer. Whether your planting organic vegetables, a herb garden, roses or prize winning dahlias - Folksy has some great gardening gifts. Gardener's Notebook/Jotter by Vintage GardenerBird House by Buns StuffBoxing Hares STONE GARDEN WALL PLAQUE Ornament by Firwell CraftsPrimitive Garden Thyme Blocks Shabby Chic Folk Art by Tiger Lily PrimitivesCLASSIC ASH HAND TURNED GARDEN DIBBER by Diggi WoodturningThe Rose Garden 10 x 8" Print by Cassia BeckGarden cushion/Kneeler by Re-Crafted Green Frog Design Garden Lantern by Glow Box Solar LanternsGreen hanging garden ornamental ball by J M L PotteryIn this Garden by Silver FootprintsGreen Fingers Muscle rub by Scentsible AromasHappy gardening!

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0 comment Wednesday, October 22, 2014 |
Welcome to - we have moved from Folksy Finds. We think that, by using a blog we have ownership of, we can show off the wonderful sellers on Folksy. We hope you will agree!The inspiration for this first post is this wonderful fascinator. It just blew me away and I started to explore other shell-inspired craftiness by folksy artisans. Silk and Shell Fascinator by Hatastic. An amazing large half cut nautilus shell, decorated with beautiful off-white 100% pure silk and sat on an off-white sinamay base. Sea Shells Earrings by Kookie Designs. These lovely earrings are made with hot pink shell ovals that I have suspended a pink fresh water pearl and a pale pink nugget crystal bead in the centre of.Seashells photocard by La Tienda Pequena. 1 x white folding greetings cards with envelope, presented in sealed cellophane pocket. She Sells Sea Shells by the Sea Shore Earrings by The Gilded Butterfly. These earrings feature two handmade, perfect replicas of tiny sea shells, nestled alongside a small freshwater pearl. The shells are crafted in fine silver from a mould of a real shell so every minute detail is captured. Cute Crab Tote Bag by Hanami Handbags. Cute tote bag, with little crabs, shells and starfish in circles.Sea Air - Fine Art Print by Dick and Franny. Fine Art giclee print created from my original watercolour painting 'Sea Air'. This blue and white watercolour still life is fresh and breezy and really brings the seaside air in! We hope you will enjoy our promotions and interact with our blog. Glassprimitif and Aleximo Croissant

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0 comment Monday, October 20, 2014 |
I'm searching for the perfect mirror for my hall at the moment. So I browsed through Folksy to check out creative mirror designs and here ar a few I found. Which one is YOUR favourite?Sunshine Mirror from Treecycle. A lovely mirror designed to brighten up any room!Dog pocket mirror from PrimChick. Lovely fun pocket mirror, hand made from, vintage style fabrics. Sunflower Mirror from Oink Design. Wooden painted mirror with summery sunflowers. Pocket mirror from Magic Alice. Charm printed cosmetic mirror - fits neatly in your pocket or make-up bag.Driftwood Mirror `Mermaid's Trinkets' with shelf from Ultimate Drifter.Folk Mirror from Dig The Earth. A lush, bold statement piece!Japanese Washi Mirror Compact from Japan Crafts. Japanese-style handbag mirror compact made from gorgeous, handmade washi paper. Glassprimitif

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