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Makerhood at the Windmill Festival

Tweet Last Sunday Makerhood took part in Brixton Windmill festival. The festival is an annual event that takes place in the park at the foot of Brixton’s very own windmill (Yes – with sails and everything! Hopefully there will even … Continue reading

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Knitting with SWCraftClub

Tweet On Sunday afternoon, before all of the craziness erupted in London, we took part in SWCraftClub’s pop up craft event at the Landor pub in Clapham. It’s difficult to picture a more contrasting scene to the madness that came … Continue reading

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Ten Questions

TweetAs we’re busy working on the new local online marketplace we’ve begun to get excited about what you all might do with it! We thought that if we knew what you thought then we might be able to tweak the … Continue reading

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UnLtd Good Ideas

TweetOn 26th January 2011 Kristina and I went to an UnLtd Award Winners day (I know that’s ages ago – we’ve been busy!!). During the day UnLtd advisors talked about what UnLtd can do for us, introducing us to UnLtd … Continue reading

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Our beautiful banner image by Alice Angus

Tweet The Makerhood blog banner comes from this drawing of Brixton Village by Alice You might have noticed the banner on the Makerhood blog. The illustration that always sits at the top of the page whether you’re reading about improvised … Continue reading

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Christmas traditions come home

Tweet Every year, on Christmas Eve, my family has pork pie for dinner. The tradition has been passed down from my mum’s family where they had pork pie for dinner on Christmas Eve because my gran would be too busy … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!!

TweetI’m excited about 2011, developing the Makerhood site, meeting more makers around Brixton, Camberwell, Stockwell and Herne Hill and figuring out how to connect makers and buyers together in a way that benefits everyone. The turn of the new year … Continue reading

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Gathering thoughts

Tweet Our post-it note research meeting in Brixton Market It’s been a busy month for Makerhood. Just a couple of days before the fabulous Xmas card making extravaganza that Kristina wrote about earlier this week we held a small workshop … Continue reading

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Xmas Card Making Event: 5 Dec 2010

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