Thursday, 22 March 2012

My Little Haberdashery

Today for one day only The Cute Kids Clocks Blog is turning into a haberdashery showcasing prettty handmade ribbon, buttons and more from UK sellers on Etsy.

Autumn Shades Ribbon by Thecraftmagpie
£1.94 (+ 65p p&p)
This is cotton ribbon which has been hand dyed using procion dyes. Each ribbon is three metres long and is great for edgeing, sewing with, jewellery making, journals, mixed media and lots of other creative projects. These ribbons have been dyed in lovely Autumnal shades. 

Handpainted Rag Chiffon Silk Ribbon by thredfairy
£4.53 (+ 97p p&p)
Beautiful handpainted torn silk ribbon. Use it in textile art, embellishement, mixed media or in jewellery making.  These are very soft velvety crinkle silk chiffon. Although unfinished the edges are curled up negating the need for this.  Thse ribbons come in generous 5 yard lengths and are about 0.5 inch wide. 

Hand Crocheted Linen Edging Lace by namolio
£6.45 (+ £1.30 p&p)
Lovely handmade crochet lace trim from a vintage pattern.  Hand crocheted from 100% linen thread.  This trim measures approx. 1.6 inches wide, and 19.7 inch long / 4 cm wide and 50 cm long.  This linen trim can be used for decorating pillowcases, towels, bags, purses and even clothes. Anything with it will look handmade!

Floral Fabric Covered Buttons by BunnyBosworths
£3.08 (+ 97p p&p)
A set of 6 beautiful hand covered buttons. Perfect for all your craft and quilting projects, or for brightening up an old dress or cardigan.  The fabric used is 100% cotton in cream with a green, blue, pink and yellow floral pattern across it. Each button measures 22mm across, and is white plastic with a shank attachment at the back.The fabric is secured with glue on the inside for extra strength.

Hand Dyed Green and Purple Ribbon by SewDanish
£7.13 (+ £1.62 p&p)
These ribbons are space dyed using silk paint in two wonderful colours. Each package contains four lenghts of ribbon. Two narrow shiny satin and a slightly wider cotton blend. The two types of ribbon have been dyed in the same batch. Due to the nature of the material the colour appears slightly different, yet colour coordinated.

Handspun Icelandic Wool by VeraYarn
£18.14 (+ free delivery)
Hand-spun thick and thin yarn, in shades of pink and yellow. It is wonderful for a small project or as a part of a bigger piece. Hand dyed after spinning.
100% Icelandic wool, lopi
79yd / 73m
6oz / 171g
Approximately: WPI:5 Extreme thick and thin parts make it difficult to measure.

Knitting Needle Point Protectors by winchestersisters
£9.95 (+  £1.50 p&p)
Knitting needle accesories to keep your needles together.
Included is:
- 1 double knitting needle holder, (to fit from 2mm - 5.5 mm needles)
- 2 knitting needle toppers/point protectors (to fit from 2mm - 5.5 mm needles)
- 1 pair of 4.5mm double pointed bamboo knitting needles (5" length) good for smaller projects

Porcelain Star Buttons by melissaceramics
£10 (+ £2.95 p&p)
Handmade porcelain star shape buttons with handmade vintage lace imprint and bright colours.  These handmade buttons are perfect for use in jewellery, cushions, bags, knitwear and craft projects. They also make great wedding favours.  Each button is individually handmade from porcelain clay and decorated with lace before being fired and glazed in bright colours.

Handspun Wool by rosyretro
£11.47 (+ £2 p&p)
Handyed & hand carded, then spun and plyed on an Ashford Traveller wheel...beautifully balanced so it will be beautiful when knitted up!  This yarn has been given a slightly 'boucle' texture with the carded bamboo so it is lovely & squashy.
-Approx 255 Yards
-3 Ounces, 87 grams
-Superwash merino, bamboo & angelina sparkles
-100% colourfast with non toxic wool dyes

Large Rustic Oak Buttons by StairLodgeSupplies
£3.89 (+ £1.30 p&p)
3 x Large Rustic Oak Buttons. Hand Cut Slices of Oak have been sanded smooth to bring out the beautiful grain, finished with 3 layers of poly to give a smooth satin finish. Drilled through with 2 x 4mm holes.  Each button measures roughly 2 1/4" (57mm) diameter and 1/4 inch (6mm) thick.


  1. Some really lovely items here!Very inspirational:) Thanks so much for including my handspun wool:)

  2. Gorgeous, thanks for including my ribbon...x

  3. Thank you for including my ribbons in this lovely blog post. That is very kind of you :-)
    Have a great weekend