Thursday, September 8, 2011

'the playful market' ... who played ...

 i know that the playful market was weeks ago now but i think its taken me this long to process all ... it was such a success & there was such an amazing positive energy on the day & that has since continued to snowball about ABC ... so many of the stall holders mentioned to me what a fun, happy, energetic, 'playful' market it was & what a delight it was to be involved ... 
i'd like to introduce to a few stall holders ...
if you contact them for any reason please let them know how you 
came to find out about them ...

so say "hi" to Nicole from
 lovely hand knitted very 'now' wearable accessories
cute cute cute & she is so lovely too!!
this is Katrina from 'Kreations by Katrina' 
& is a fellow T&T@T stall holder ...
love all her clever bag & purse sewn items & she is a wizz with crochet too!!!
meet Hollie and her fabulous 'ZZ Totz'
they are the cutest make & do kits for kids to put together
Hey Maureen (& Malcolm is there too somewhere!)
from the wonderful 'Butterfield Farm' in Emerald, Vic
love love their produce & friends of mine from T&T@T
oh & how delightful did all their daffodils smell!?
this is Natalie from
really fell in love with here quirky styling & ethical attitude
look her up - she is well worth the visit!!
Meet Helen from
...if you haven't met her elsewhere ??
i adore her dolls & other goodies
what a gorgeous display all her handmade pieces make!!
hey there Jackie ...
from 'Bliss'
i'm now the proud owner of a wrap skirt made by Jackie & I adore it!!!
its inspired me ... to make some clothes again ... one day!
(my skirt is actually at the time this pic was taken still hanging there can just see it!!! on the left end right next to Jackie ... dark denim with the red empty bird cage!!)
Bron a new friend from Ashburton Uniting
sews up a storm ... & she is so enthusiastic about life & stuff
& we decided we could hardly believe how similar we were in lots of ways!!
thanks for all your support Bron ...
meet the very talented Marg from 
i love Marg's quirky style ... very funky!!
thanks for coming along Marg ...
Megan & Vanessa
gorgeous wooden toys to learn & play with
fun fun fun @ the playful market!!
two of our awesome ABC crafty team selling up a storm!!
my good friend & artist Tiffany McBroom
who sold lots of her small paintings & cards
well done Tiff ...
hey there Will...!!! ...of
see her at some of Melbourne's markets!!


Merry-Go-Round Handmade said...

Hi Wendy, love the photos!
I really do look like I have a concerned look on my face but I really was having a great time, I promise!
So many lovely stall holders - what a great mix of people & products. I'm looking forward to catching up with everyone next year!
Nicole :)

Anonymous said...

Thanks Wendy, it was a great day, looking forward to the next one. Love all the photos, it was great to meet so many lovely stallholders.

Karen said...

Such a great day Wendy - it had a real buzz about it the market.
So many lovely goodies to choose from too.