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Secret Market November 3: Lauren Denney

Introducing another of our secret marketeers: Lauren Denney Lauren  Denney has been creating slip cast ceramics since graduating from Staffordshire University in 2002.  Working from her studio in Caversham she  uses porcelain and earthenware clay to create functional ceramic items. New pieces include cake stands, folded porcelain tea light holders, porcelain Christmas decorations and framed [...]

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Secret Market November 3: Lisa-Marie Gibbs

Introducing another of our secret marketeers:Lisa-Marie Gibbs Patchwork Butterfly is lovingly run by myself Lisa-Marie Gibbs and marries two of my big obsessions, drawing and hand stitching which combine to make beautiful things to adorn you and your home. Patchwork butterfly is inspired by the mundane, insane, gossip, beauty, love, life and all of the other [...]

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Secret Market November 3: Sue Mundy

Introducing another of our secret marketeers: Sue Mundy   From her studio at The Milking Machine in Shinfield, Sue Mundy creates a unique range of decorative, functional and sculptural ceramics. Made from Stoneware clay each piece is formed by using traditional hand building techniques in new and exciting ways. All the work is fired in [...]

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Secret Market November 3: Alexandra Vintage

Introducing one of our secret marketeers: Alexandra Vintage Alexandra Vintage is a passionate online vintage network bringing you vintage in more ways than one… Alexandra Vintage  offers vintage of all kinds! Authentic, personally sourced vintage clothing & accessoriesfor men and women, luscious authentic vintage washroom cosmetics and, exclusive to The Secret Market this November, Alexandra [...]

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Secret Market November 3: keke-kaka

Introducing one of our secret marketeers: keke-kaka keke-kaka is a collection of paper goods, fabric and accessories featuring my designs. I handmake cards, prints, clay brooches, pillow cases and t-shirts… I like to share some ideas through the products and I hope people will enjoy it. Some of the products have socially relevant themes and [...]

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Secret Market 3 November: Dollydripp

Introducing one of our secret marketeers, Dollydripp Dollydripp is a small indie fashion label selling clothing, accessories & homewares influenced by alternative fashion, tattoos, retro & vintage styles with a modern twist. Dollydripp believes that alternative fashion can be, feminine and girly. Us ‘alternative’ girls like getting dress up as much as the next girl, [...]

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The Secret Market, Saturday 3 November 10-6

It’s back, Saturday 3rd November, it’s a secret but we will tell you where – it will be at 42 Market Place, a little secret place we know behind an unassuming door, the next Secret Market. You’ll spot it, there will be people out on the street to point you in the right direction. We [...]

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Cake Fantasy

Yes, there will be Cake at The Secret Market, courtesy of the talents of Cake Fantasy. Lorien will be on hand as well if you are after a special cake to commission, see what else she does or just to indulge your cake fantasies – we can’t wait to see them, cupcakes, cake pops and [...]

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Martin Stubbington – The Night Monkey

Martin Stubbington AKA The Nightmonkey is a Reading based artist and produces set and props for theatre and film. He has created a mural in the upstairs area of the Oakford Social Club and took part in 2011’s Nuit Blanche where he created a nature trail through the streets of Reading with illustrations of nocturnal [...]

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Lisa Cresswell, StealthBunny

“Stealthbunny Ltd. is me, Lisa Cresswell. I first made my own buttons when making my collections in the final year of my design degree. That was a long, long time ago, 20 years indeed. After graduating I drifted into management for a telecoms company; it became a long and fruitful career but in 2007 I [...]

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