Wednesday, 9 May 2012


We're s-h-o-p-p-i-n-g, we're shopping...  There's a nice bit of Pet Shop Boys to start your day.  Is it odd that I keep giving my blog posts theme music?  Today we're going shopping and we're being very organised about it with lists and bags.  There's also a few fun things with a shopping theme thrown in to add a bit of variety.  Hope you like...

Magnetic Fridge Shopping List Pad by askingfortrouble
£6.25 (+ free delivery)
Never forget your five a day with this sweet magnetic notepad for your fridge.  These notepads are professionally printed with an original illustration of the Cutie Fruity Friends. There’s plenty of room for all your lists and notes, and a strong magnetic strip is attached to the back so it’s always on hand right on your fridge door! Dimensions approximately 10.5cm x 14cm (6" x 4").

Handmade Poodle Shopping Bag by LadynettsCrafts
£15.88 (+ £3.18 p&p)
Fun, quirky, individually designed shopping bag, handmade in contrasting polka dot cotton prints.  This large bag is fully lined in navy blue with an internal pocket, lightly padded, and has a stiffened panel in the base. There is also a small gusset.  
Size approx: 42cm W x 37cm H

Russian Doll Shopping List Wallet by KitschDevine
£12 (+ £2.80 p&p)
Russian Doll design shopping list/coupon organiser, a great size wallet with many uses! It has 2 large pockets, one mini pocket and a pen holder and closes shut with elastic cord.  Note book and pen are included free.  Made using quality cotton linen type fabric.  Measurements when closed: 23.5cm x 10.5cm, when open: 23.5cm x 21cm 

Pale Yellow Crochet Mesh String Bag by CreativeTherapy
£12.70 (+ £2.01 p&p)
In an age where people are finally more conscious their environment and are more and more reluctant to use plastic bags, there is a flexible, strong, sturdy, and goodlooking alternative! Hand-crocheted with 100% linen in a lovely pale yellow, this bag will provide you with a long-lasting solution for all your shopping needs. When empty, this bag takes up hardly any space.  The straps are made short so this is a hand-held bag rather than a shoulder bag, but should you require long straps, this can easily be arranged.

Flower Shop Original Acrylic and Mixed Media Painting by thecuriousemporium
£60 (+ free delivery)
Mixed media on wood collage and acrylic paints also stamping techniques make this painting full of detail and texture.The sides have been painted in a contrasting colour purple the painting has been sealed with a gloss varnish.Signed on the back with a wire hanger. Certificate of authenticity included. 

Vintage Garden Girls Fabric Tote Bag by BeledienHandmade
£35 (+ £3.35 p&p)
Made from 100% cotton. The vintage fabric has been teamed with a medium weight red cotton on the base and handles and a plain blue cotton lining. In between are multiple layers of woven interfacing giving the bag a slightly padded feel.  The bag secures with a fabric loop and a large button (also made from the vintage fabric). The straps are 1 inch wide.

Reversible Hand Painted Groceries Blackboard by SDSilhouettes
£10.80 (+ £2.54 p&p)
This fantastic chalkboard is great for noting down your shopping list and will look great in any home!  Each board will be handmade especially for you when you order.  The chalkboard has been hand painted and hand sanded for each layer of paint applied ensuring loving detail. Jute rope is used for hanging and this was hand twisted to achieve an appropriate thickness.  The chalkboard measures 295mm/ 210mm (approx. 11 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches).
Buy Handmade British readers get 10% discount at SDSilhouettes Etsy shop with discount code THANKS1

Pretty Pleated Harajuku Anime Shopping Bag by forthedead
£26 (+ £3 p&p)
This handbag is made from black heavy cotton and features a gorgeous cotton print.The print depicts lots of wonderful cartoon details set in New York.  It is stiffened, Fully lined and fastens with a cute retro button. There are no internal pockets and the measurements are as follows:
Width across top 13"
Width across bottom 16.5"
Height 14"
Strap Length 25"

Japanese Broom Shop Print by JapanCorner
£3.99 (+ £1.20 p&p)
This is a limited print of an original work 'Japanese Broom Shop in Asakusa, Tokyo'. (Signed and numbered on the back.).  This broom shop exists in Asakusa, Tokyo and it's depicted in great detail. It's printed on 7x5" premium glossy photo paper and protected in a clear plastic sleeve.

Wonder Woman Shopping Nightmare Candle Holder by oldcrookedhouse
£10.99 (+ £4 p&p)
The image is based on original vintage covers which have been cut up and manipulated through collage, rearranging & removing parts of images.  This results in a one off original image.  The holder is made from clear glass up-cycled and sanded by hand from a clear wine bottle. The holder is fully varnished to preserve a transparent design with a clear lasting finish.  The image was then transferred & sealed onto a clear glass tea light holder.

1 comment:

  1. This is a great list of such lovely items!
    And thank you so much for including my Broom Shop print :)