Wednesday, 20 April 2011

Stall Holders!

Only three weeks to go! I thought now would be a good time to fill you all in with some info about all of our stall holders. This way you can do a bit of online window shopping before you pop by at the event!

We have gathered our wonderful stall holders from all over the place - Sheffield, Nottingham, Leeds, Lincoln, Grantham, Doncaster, Cambridge, Leicester, Chesterfield, York, and not to mention donations to our Illustration Auction from London to Italy! All of our stall holders are unique and individual, selling either handmade items, made by their very own fair hands or vintage one off's. This way you can be sure you wont find the same stock on any of our stalls.

Here is the fantastic list of stall holders to start us off!

~ Major Vintage ~
one of our largest stalls stocking a variety of vintage menswear at extremely good prices!!
~ H.E.R Vintage ~ 
A lovely collection of vintage ladies wear and accessories as well as handmade items.
~ Tasty Vintage ~
One of Lincoln's local Vintage Boutiques (based near the bottom of steep hill) will be supporting us and bringing down some of there finest vintage fashion and accessories for you guys! Come get a Tasty Treat! Check out their website Here

~ MakeMake Boutique ~
Another unique stall selling handmade women's and girls clothing from recycled materials. Marie of MakeMake (ma-kee-ma-kee) describes her designs as a 'fun, colourful and individual clothing and accessories range, using both new and recycled materials' MakeMake Boutique are on Facebook!

~This Coldpillow ~
A design duo made of two very talented Illustrator and Graphic Designers Kiley Victoria and Ash Hutch who shall be selling their own unique designs on tees, cards, wrapping paper, mugs, and all sorts! (also the brains and talent behind the wonderful How Bazaar posters and flyers!) You can check out their blog for sneak previews on their designs.

~ Jake Lockett Illustration ~
The very talented Mr Lockett will be selling some of his original Illustrations and artworks at the event, check out his website!

~ Jo Clark Design ~ 
Jo Clark is an illustrator and designer. I love her Illustrations they are just so cute! Here is a link to her website and also her Blog . Jo will be selling her artwork as well as hand painted glassware (pics on her website/blog!)

~ Forty Four ~
'Forty Four' is a lovely local unique gift shop found upon steep hill in Lincoln. Their stall shall be selling Handmade cards, Badges, and Prints. See their facebook or visit Forty Four's Website

~ Woomquip Art ~ 
Kyle Underwood is the master crafter and illustrator behind Woomquip Art and will be showcasing his talents for model making and Illustration at the event. You can see his work Here My personal favourites of his creations are his models. utter genius! 

~ Antonia Illustrates ~ 
Antonia Woodward is a very talented illustrator, who has had commissions with the likes of Burger King and has been illustrating her first children's book over the last year called 'who built the ark?'. just take a look at her website for examples of her wonderful illustrations! 
~ LanMade ~ 
LanMade has a passion for textiles and sewing. She makes adorable handmade cushions, draft excluders, framed textile artworks, peg bags and sweet smelling linen hearts. Just take a look at her lovely website for pictures! So cute! 

~ Moore Knitted Things ~
Claire Moore of 'Moore Knitted Things' (great name!!) has a passion for knitting and will be selling a collection of knitted crafts that she has been beavering away at for months in the build up to our event! She will have items such as knitted iPod and phone socks, mug cosies, hand sewn knitting needle and crochet hook rolls and plenty more goodies! As well as having a passion for knitting, Claire also graduated from an illustration degree and shall be including handmade greetings cards to her stall too!
~ Charlotte Yeomans & Joanna Phillips ~ 
Charlotte and Joanna are bringing us an abundance of handmade jewellery and accessories.
Charlotte's 1940's inspired accessories are all handmade and beautifully embellished. 
While Joanna brings a collection of sparkling dichroic glass jewellery. Each piece is handmade with its individual designs. 

~ Designs by Lesley ~
Lesley Porter is bringing some wonderful handmade jewellery to the event. She uses buttons and beads, both vintage and new to create bracelets, necklaces and earrings. She also has some Pandora style bracelets, beads and charms. Visit her Facebook page for examples!

~ All Things Bright ~
All Things Bright will be selling colourful handmade children's hair accessories to make your little cherubs even cuter! 

~ ..Dreams.Never.End.. ~ 
Graduating from Lincoln University with a Fashion Studies Degree is Jo Tsouvallaris, who will be bringing her own creations to How Bazaar. Designed and made by her very own hands! check out her Blog for pictures of her beautiful, one of a kind garments and accessories.

~ Smash Inc Jewellery ~
Smash Inc will be at how bazaar selling modern handmade jewellery featuring an eclectic mix of charms such as skulls, teapots, anchors, cakes, scissors and guns! You can buy her pieces from her Etsy and see more pics on her facebook 


Tuesday, 29 March 2011


I am going to be blogging about each and every one of our wonderful stall holders who are helping Large Ride Down raise money for Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research this May.

Here are the lads raising money for L&LR:
HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who is getting involved in making the event a day to remember and ultimately raising as much money as we can! If anyone would like to offer up a few hours of a day to do some flyering for us in the run up to the event, or would like to get involved on the day let us know! :D

Thanks guys!

P.S if anyone else wants to be put on the waiting list should we have any last minute cancellations email me and I will add you :)

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Our First Announcement Of Contributing Illustrators!

Here at How Bazaar! we are delighted to announce our list of illustrators who have kindly agreed to donate their work to our illustration auction to date. For a taste of what's in store at our illustration auction, have a look at their websites and blogs and check out how awesome their work is! We will make a final announcement closer to the day of the event, with a personal profile on each illustrator and photos of their donated work.

Tom Pearson
Hope you are as excited as we are and please email me at if you are interested in taking part. See you all soon!  x

Jessica Stokes
Illustration Auction Co-ordinator

Wednesday, 2 February 2011

Exciting Illustration Deliveries to HBHQ!

WELL! Hello there friends and Illustration lovers alike!

We have been receiving particularly exciting illustrations delivered to How Bazaar HQ this week! Illustrators are still top secret at the moment but we are getting all giddy and I just had to let you all know about it!!!

Just hold on a little bit longer guys and then a full list, links and pics will be revealed in good time! weeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!!

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

Illustration Auction - How Bazaar!

More thank you's go out to Jess Stokes for putting her talent into action with organising the Illustration Auction at our How Bazaar! Event. She is the best lady for the job! Fresh out of the Membership and Publication internship at the Association Of Illustrators, and having experience of organising 'The Big Ink' Illustration Auction for Macmillan Cancer support - She has more than enough experience to make sure our auction is one to remember! Watch this space for the full line up in the next few months ;)

Stall Holder Opportunities Poster

Another wonderful poster from this coldpillow 
aimed at potential stall holders.

Expect to see these popping up all over the place in Lincoln this month!

This ColdPillow draw nice things for us!

This ColdPillow Have done an amazing job on our poster for the How Bazaar! Event this May!

We feel it really captures the whole essence of it!

Flyers still to come, so keep popping in!