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PortsConsort Etsy Made Local 2016 at Square Tower, Old Portsmouth

PortsConsort Etsy Made Local 2016 – Photo Gallery

Hello, everyone – Tom here. Now that we’ve all fully recovered from our #PortsConsortXmas #EtsyMadeLocal Christmas market earlier this month, I wanted to swing by and tell you all a few things that, to be honest, you probably already know. Oh, and to share a few photos from the event!

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PortsConsort Etsy Made Local 2016 – Meet the Makers

Well, this weekend sees the second Portsmouth and Southsea Consortium Etsy Made Local Christmas market! Use that wage packet you’ve just received to buy handmade, buy handmade and buy local this Friday 02 and Saturday 03 December 2016 at Square Tower, Portsmouth! We bet, by now, you’re curious as to which of the Consortium’s Etsy team‘s members will be there – if you read this post, you’ll find out!

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Press Release – Etsy Made Local 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – FRIDAY 18 NOVEMBER 2016

SQUARE TOWER TO HOST PORTSMOUTH AND SOUTHSEA CONSORTIUM’S SECOND ETSY MADE LOCAL MARKET ON 02 AND 03 DECEMBER 2016

On Friday 02 and Saturday 03 December 2016, a selection of artists, crafters, designers, makers and vintage enthusiasts will set up shop at Square Tower, Broad Street, Portsmouth, to offer for sale a selection of their items as part of Etsy Made Local, a series of markets taking place across the UK that weekend facilitated by Etsy, the online marketplace for handmade items, vintage goods and craft supplies.

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Etsy Made Local December 2015

Etsy Made Local 2015 – Photo Gallery

As the Portsmouth and Southsea Consortium looks forward to what we might accomplish in 2016, we’ve thought back on our success organising one of the Etsy Made Local markets in December 2015 at aspex, a contemporary gallery in Gunwharf Quays. These markets gave people all over the UK the opportunity to buy from selected Etsy sellers in person, connecting with their creative community and exploring some of the inspiration and skill behind what was on offer. Read a little more about Etsy Made Local and check out some of our favourite photos in this post.

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Teapot Magpie Product

Etsy Made Local – Meet the Makers – Teapot Magpie

In the run-up to the Consortium’s Etsy Made Local Christmas market on 05 and 06 December at aspex, Gunwharf Quays, some of those who’ll sell at this will share a little about themselves and their businesses here on the Consortium’s website. In this post, find out a little about The Portsmouth and Southsea Consortium co-founder Tom West’s Teapot Magpie, and his contemporary crocheted accessories.

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Etsy Made Local – Meet the Makers – The Fidorium

In the run-up to the Consortium’s Etsy Made Local Christmas market on 05 and 06 December at aspex, Gunwharf Quays, some of those who’ll sell at this will share a little about themselves and their businesses here on the Consortium’s website. In this post, find out a little about The Portsmouth and Southsea Consortium co-founder Roberta Fidora’s The Fidorium, and her illustrated greetings cards and vintage wares.

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linseymouse Product

Etsy Made Local – Meet the Makers – linseymouse

In the run-up to the Consortium’s Etsy Made Local Christmas market on 05 and 06 December at aspex, Gunwharf Quays, some of those who’ll sell at this will share a little about themselves and their businesses here on the Consortium’s website. In this post, find out a little about linseymouse and her hand drawn greeting cards and paper goods.

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Lucia Para Product

Etsy Made Local – Meet the Makers – Lucia Para

In the run-up to the Consortium’s Etsy Made Local Christmas market on 05 and 06 December at aspex, Gunwharf Quays, some of those who’ll sell at this will share a little about themselves and their businesses here on the Consortium’s website. In this post, find out a little about Lucia Para and her art.

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Eye Candy by Kendal James Product

Etsy Made Local – Meet the Makers – Eye Candy by Kendal James

In the run-up to the Consortium’s Etsy Made Local Christmas market on 05 and 06 December at aspex, Gunwharf Quays, some of those who’ll sell at this will share a little about themselves and their businesses here on the Consortium’s website. In this post, find out a little about Eye Candy by Kendal James‘ pixel art and crochet pieces.

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La Boutique Southsea Product

Etsy Made Local – Meet the Makers – La Boutique Southsea

In the run-up to the Consortium’s Etsy Made Local Christmas market on 05 and 06 December at aspex, Gunwharf Quays, some of those who’ll sell at this will share a little about themselves and their businesses here on the Consortium’s website. In this post, find out a little about La Boutique Southsea and their handcrafted jewellery.

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