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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

 

Handcrafted Gifts With A Global Twist For Mother’s Day

Choose from a range of light radiating, hand beaten, copper ware from India, beautiful hand woven woollen blankets from Morocco and cushion covers hand woven by Mayan weavers using techniques handed down from mother to daughter over generations.

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Clockwise from top left: Sunflower Copper Tea Light Holder £19  |  San Andres Brocade hand woven cushion cover in lime and white £85  |  Copper and Brass Trinket Box £22  |  Hand woven Moroccan Pom Pom blanket in natural from £149  |  Sunflower Copper Tea Light Holder as above |  Oxchuc stripe cushion cover Kal £65  |  San Andres Brocade hand woven cushion cover in grey and taupe £85  |  Small Sea Urchin Vase White £22.

Valentine’s Day Gifts With A Global Twist

Handcrafted Gifts With A Global Twist

 

Why not give your loved one a handcrafted Valentine’s Day gift this year, something with a story behind it?

 

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For textile lovers, a hand embroidered cushions from our Kutch collection, like Advika, a vintage  Rabari embroidery cushion cover featuring heart-shaped motifs would make a wonderful gift.  The Rabaris are pastoral nomads living in Rajasthan and Gujurat with a distinctive style of embroidery which has been handed down from mother to daughter over generations.  Steeped in cultural tradition this is a statement cushion to cherish.

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If you are giving jewellery why not present it in one of our handcrafted Copper and Brass Trinket Boxes, which are perfect for storing chains, rings, earrings and cufflinks?  Each piece has been handcrafted by a Tambat coppersmith in Pune, India, using techniques dating back to the seventeenth century.  Tiny rows of uniform indentations on the surface, crafted with special hammers, create a mirror like appearance that reflects the light.

 

 

 

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For romantic nights in try our super warm Moroccan Pom Pom blankets from our Souk Collection.  These blankets are hand woven by Berber weavers and are designed to withstand the cold in the High Atlas mountains.   They are perfect for snuggling under on chilly winter nights.

 

Selvedge Winter Fair 2014

Selvedge Winter Fair 2014, 31st October – 1st November –  Two Complimentary Tickets To Give Away

 

We will be exhibiting again at the annual Selvedge Winter Fair and we have two tickets to give away.  Selvedge is the perfect place to pick up unique, handcrafted gifts or something special for your home.  With over 10o designer and small company stalls to browse it’s a real treat for textile lovers.

 

To win two complimentary tickets all you have to do is email: info@maudinteriors.com and tell us which country the Maud interiors team has visited recently.  Hurry as the tickets will be allocated to the first person to email us with the correct answer!

 

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Getting To The Selvedge Winter Fair

Chelsea Old Town Hall

King’s Road

Kensington and Chelsea

London

SW3 5EE

Opening times

Friday 31st October 11am – 5pm, 6pm – 8pm

Saturday 1st November 10am – 5pm

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To find out more about the Selvedge Winter Fair click here