FRIENDLY FRIDAY ~ 24 May ~ Craft Business Recommendations

24 May

Hello again, we have super bunch of recommendations this week.  All of these businesses have been recommended by other crafters, they all make or sell handcrafted items, gifts or services.

This is a great way to discover some new and wonderful businesses.  Please take a look and visit them to see more of their products.


1.  Mosaic Mad

1. Mosaic Mad logo

Mosaic Mad create handmade, unique mosaics and are  passionate about the endless, durable combinations of gorgeous colours and tactile textures on all sorts of unique decorations. In particular they love to incorporate vintage china, special handmade glass and ceramic pieces into mixed media art objects and heirlooms into a wide variety of many different styles.

Recommended by Flower Pot Crochet


2. Party Pickz ~

2. Party Pickz logo

Want a party to remember, stress free and 100% tailor made to suit your tastes? Get in touch for a top service only at Party Pickz… your Party Planning Consultants.

Recommended by Kathy Hill


3.  Tasha Goddard Illustration

3. Tasha Goddard Illustration logo

Artwork and illustration from Tasha Goddard. I’m happy to sell originals, get prints made or I’ll do new ones to commission, if you want something special.

Recommended by For Your Beads Only


4. Sunny Blooms ~

4. Sunny Blooms logo

Flowers, hearts, bees and birds! Pop over and say hello 🙂 Current waiting time for bespoke items is 2-3 weeks.

Recommended by: Snappy Crocodile


5.  Elisa Loves Jewellery & Wedding Accessories ~

5. Elis Loves Jewellery & Wedding Accessories


I specialize in one of a kind jewellery and hair accessories. My unique range is continuing to expand with my skills in fused glass and lampworking (glass bead making) ever improving. Have a browse through my current collection & feel free to contact me if you would like something a little different.

Recommended by Kirstie Turner


6.  Handmade by Carrot Top ~

6. Handmade by Carrot Top logo

Beautiful, bespoke bags designed and created by myself using my hand dyed velvets & lace, vintage and Harris tweeds and any other crafty treasures that catch my eye!

Recommended by Witchy Woo Cards


7.  Beautiful Edinburgh ~

7. Beautiful Edinburgh logo

I’m Graeme Ross and this is the beautiful city of Edinburgh. Check out my other work at:

Recommended by Kerry from Paperama 


8.  Once Upon ~

8. Once upon logo

Rediscovering the tales of childhood, revisiting the magic hidden there and fighting some demons. ♥ Janet Kisch

Once upon means many things to me, a re-visit to childhood, the beginning of a tale. I endeavour to use this page to focus on how tales become memories and many memories become tales.

Recommended by Kerry from Paperama 


9.  Buttercups – Cupcake wrappers

9. Buttercups - Cupcake Wrappers logo

Cupcake wrappers with no design boundaries or minimum quantities. Handcrafted bespoke designs and die-cut designs available. Based in Bury, North Manchester.

Recommended by Sue Mountford from Witchy Woo Cards!/WitchyWooCards


10.  Notion of Brechin ~

10. Notions of Brechin logo

Machine Embroidery Logo work – Corporate – Casual
Creative Cushions & Personalized Goodies

Recommended by Gail Laing Robertson.


11.  Hannah Taylor Pet Portraits

11. Hannah Taylor Pet Portraits logo

Animal Artwork from Photographs. Website :

Recommended by VHS Photography


12.  SBM Crafts and Cards ~

12. SBM Crafts and cards logo

I love to make bears from those little first baby-gros and vests your new baby wore. I also make button art pictures which can have your childs name on them. Or if you are looking for unique invitations for that special event then I can help there too.

Recommended by Alyson from Creative Stitching


13. Kim Anderson Artist & Illustrator ~

13. Kim Anderson Artist & Illustrator logo

Since graduating in Textile and Surface design, Kim has created an extensive portfolio of artwork for a variety of greetings card publishers in the UK, Europe and the United States. Based in her home town of Brighton, where her work is exhibited in local art galleries, Kim has built up a reputation which extends well beyond this inspirational and creative seaside resort.


Recommended by Kerry from Paperama 


Thanks everyone for your recommendations and thank you so much for taking a look, I hope you liked what you saw.

Linda x

The Crafty Network


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