A final flurry!

Well tonight is the night of my first craft fair this year. A Christmas shopping evening at my stepson’s school.

I’ve been making a few more bits and bobs and done a final table mock up – I decided to do away with the black set of shelves I had been toying with as I felt they took up too much room on the stall and I was struggling for space! I think everything is all sorted out now!

I went and got some change for the cash float yesterday, and was slightly taken aback at the brusque nature of the manager of the local Post Office, she barely said a word to me as she practically threw the bags of change at me. No idea what the matter was!

I was pleasantly surprised to find I still had a healthy stock of 20p’s and 10p’s and 5p’s from last year as I had only got £1 coins and 50p’s and some notes this time around.

All my signs are made up, price tags on, bags sorted out and business cards all stocked up.

I also had to get some bits together for a raffle prize to give, so here is my offering – a keychain clip, set of hairgrips and a badge…

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To go with my moustaches on sticks I also made a moustache brooch – I will be selling them tonight with £1 from each sale going to support Movember.

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So along with that here are the few other bits and bobs I have made over the last few days. Starting with a butterly hanging decoration!

Butterfly Hanger

ImageImageThe heart keyring has two contrasting sides

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Blue Star Magnet

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Buttony Heart Keyring

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Another crocodile as I sold the last one earlier in the week!

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A fleecy dino!

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A Spotty Giraffe

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Green Mitten Decorations

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Heart / Jammy Dodger Magnet

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A Mouse Rattle (with offset ear…) backed with teal fleece

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Rabbit Rattle backed with Red Fleece

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Penguin Decorations

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Star Keyring

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One side of the rhino

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The other side of the rhino!

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Robin Decorations

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Scribbling Magnet

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Hairgrips

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Zoom Magnet

I also tweaked a couple of things I already had – like some new ribbon for my peacock hanging decorations and some bells for my bird decorations…

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Not long to go now!

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4 thoughts on “A final flurry!

    • Thank you! I didn’t sell much sadly, lots of admiration and interest but not many sales. I think school evenings tend to bring people with not a lot of cash with them! But from today’s post my giraffe was one of the items sold! Lets hope the next events are better! Three more to do!

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