The 3rd Annual Renegade Craft Fair in London will be held at the Old Truman Brewery this weekend, November 9+10, 2013! This free to attend craft, art, design and DIY spectacular will run from 11am – 6pm each day, and feature today’s finest indie-craft talents from around the world.
Expect to find a wide variety of incredible handmade goods at the Fair – ranging from jewelry, clothing, ceramics and stationery, to posters, housewares, plush objects and more. Browse this year’s line-up of 100+ talented makers here.
Folksy, the definitive online source for Modern British Craft, will present Folksy Selected, an invitation only sampling of 12 of their favorite UK makers from their own online marketplace. Don’t forget to smile for a photo in the free photo booth provided by LOOKLOOK!
Renegade London will feature several craft workshops for attendees to enjoy all weekend long. Make, Thrift London will be leading a lino stamp carving workshop, where participants can create their own bespoke gift wrap. A. Alicia will be hosting a ornament making workshop to celebrate the launch of her new book “Make it Your Own.” DK London invites you to try out you sewing skills with a plush workshop led by Jane Bull, author of Crafty Creatures. Learn the basics of hand quilting, led by experienced elder crafters, The Amazings. Finally, Mollie Makes, the UK’s number one magazine about contemporary handmade culture, will partner with Anova Books to offer a cross stitch primer with Sophie Simpson, author of “Storyland Cross Stitch.”
Visitors are encouraged to walk, bike, or take public transportation to the Fair. The venue is easily accessible by London’s Tube, and is a short walk from the Liverpool Street, Aldgate East, and Old Street stations. There is extremely limited parking in the area. Two car parks (capacity 80 cars each) are located near The Old Truman Brewery for a daily rate, and are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Still curious? Check out our London FAQ page for answers to all your queries. We hope you’ll join us in supporting local artists this weekend; visit Renegade Craft Fair and enjoy the indie-craft shopping experience!
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