Summer is the time to think about introducing some new homes for wildlife into your garden. With loss of habitats as we build on more city fringes and farmers work the land more intensively gardens have become a vital space for wildlife. However the modern garden can be too tidy and lacks the fallen logs and hollow trees of the old wildwood.  It is also fantastic to see wildlife and by providing them with a “home” you can enjoy watching their comings and goings. Hollybush Woodworkers, selling through Fabrication in Leeds Light, offer a range of wildlife homes including barrel topped hedgehog shelters, sparrow terraces,Read More →

As per usual for the time of year we’ve had a lot of new sellers arrive recently to join us in Fabrication, so we thought it was about time we gave you a round-up of who’s new in store. So, in no particular order, we are pleased to introduce to you… Creation Crafts Creation crafts sell both finished products or, for the crafter, the paper is available in sheets. The beautiful designs are based on kimono fabrics and are all hand printed in Japan.     Little Wings Butterflies If you are looking for an unique and bespoke little gift come and have a lookRead More →

”Would you ever be  good girleen and…….” Girleen Giftware is a family business run by husband Danny, wife Catherine and their 3 littleones. The name ‘Girleen’ is a tribute to their Irish backgrounds and upbringing where ‘een’ was often added to the end of words. Inparticular, Catherine’s Mam would often refer to her as a ‘good girleen’, hence the name. Girleen Giftware’s products have always reflected the family’s interests. In the early days of the business, Catherine worked independently, selling a range of Irish, Celtic and Religious goods including handmade cards with inscriptions in Irish Gaelic. The range has also recently expanded to include signs,Read More →

Originally from Ireland, I am a Leeds based ceramic artist and woodworker. All my products are individually designed and the glazes are my unique recipes, representing Yorkshire and the coastline of County Antrim. I also produce various interior items made from reclaimed and other sustainably sourced wood. These include serving boards, log carriers, and other furniture. Yarn Bowls: The Yarn Bowl allows the wool to be dispensed in a controlled manner so preventing it from rolling around and becoming entangled. It allows the knitter to observe the quality and beauty of the wool as it unravels. The solid body of the Yarn Bowl complements theRead More →