Saturday, 26 February 2011

Hackney Homemade and Vintage Market

Hackney Homemade and Vintage Market takes place in the courtyard behind the independent bookshop, the Book Box ( and on the pavement outside, on the corner of Chatsworth and Glenarm Roads Clapton, London, E5 0LH.

For information about forthcoming market days, take a look at our Facebook page.

Our impressive roll call of local traders sell a variety of handmade and vintage goods. These include collectible ceramics, vintage toys and furniture, artisan food, home made herbal creams, handcrafted jewellery and and screen-printed pillowcases.
For a stall or more information
07956 934 768

The People

These are just some of the talented people who have been part of Hackney Homemade and Vintage Market.
• Ingrid Behic sells desirable homemade goods including beautifully crafted fabric hearts, toys, cards and decorations.
• Jo Thorpe is an established and innovative mosaic artist who produces decorative mosaic panels and jewellery – Jo's work can be seen in Westminster Cathedral.
• Patricia Bennett is an expert knitter, selling baby cashmere balaclavas, who also runs popular knitting courses.
• Kirstin Ingham is a graduate of Leith’s School of Food and Wine specializing in artisan creative cooking.
• Elsa Hamaz is a skilled herbalist who creates her own exquisite herbal creams, herbal teas, syrups and tinctures, all free of any artificial ingredients.
• Adam Cobbold sells handmade cushion covers using vintage British fabrics from pre-war to the 1970's as well as contemporary textiles from Morocco, Iran, Cambodia and India.
• Hazel Thomson is a designer with an architectural background who designs and makes her own sought after range of laser cut plywood and acrylic jewellery.