Tuesday, 30 November 2010

Meet a stallholder - Mustardseed

Meet Katherine from Mustardseed. Katherines passion is food and cookery and she spends her time growing lovely produce from her home in Ongar.

Katherine runs cookery classes from her home as well as making a full range of lovely pickles, chutneys and jams.

You might also notice the fabulous range of homeware and cookery items for sale on Katherines stall, just one of the many strings she has to her bow!

I've heard through the grapevine that Mustardseed will be bringing boozy mincemeat to Decembers market and may even offer you the chance to try it in one of their lovely mini mince pies! You can find out more about katherine and Mustardseed at her website www.mustardseedfarm.co.uk

Friday, 12 November 2010

Meet a stallholder - La Maitress

Meet Jacqui, owner of the wonderful La Maitress. Jacqui is an extremely talented seamstress & knitter and makes beautifully handcrafted items for the home.

On market day the La Maitress stall is full of tiny treasures for you to take home such as lavender scented hearts, mobile phone cosies, rag dolls, tea cosies and the most beautiful hand embroidered and embellished pin cushions you could imagine.

Jacquis items start from as little as £1.75 and I know she is working on some adorable Christmas treats for you all to buy at the December Market on the 5th.

Jacqui will also have some lovely buttons available for all you crafty types as she is also owner of The Button Stop Shop.