Happy Handmade Valentine’s Day Made with love, from our hands to yours xxx Hope you are all having a lovely Valentine’s Day, even in these unprecedented times, sending you love and virtual hugs from our awesome makers. We are looking forward to being able to open our bricks and mortar stores when we can do so, but in the meantime we are open online, so have a lazy day and browse through our shop website for postal delivery and click and collect. https://www.shop.fabric-ation.co.uk/ Fancy baking some heart cookies for your loved ones? Check out Cookie Time! Not my usual hearts By Louisa @ Kemp ArtsRead More →

Give Valentine’s Day some shine with our unique selection of gorgeous jewellery. Do you need to buy a gift for an avid book worm or do they love flowers and wildlife?  Perhaps you just want them to know they are special with a unique handcrafted piece to treasure for ever. The photos below show just a small selection of the eclectic range of gorgeous jewellery available for your Valentine in our Leeds and York shops. We have so much more though! Not seen something that takes your fancy below? Then settle down with a cuppa (or a glass of wine!) and pop into our shopRead More →

Food and drink is the way to your loved ones heart this Valentine’s Day, so treat yourself and your Valentine to a home cooked meal with some fabulous homewares to serve them in. https://www.shop.fabric-ation.co.uk/double-aperitif-liqueur-vessel-p-31014 Whilst nibbling on some olives or nuts or crackers and chutney, a lovely selection of chutneys are available to purchase from https://www.shop.fabric-ation.co.uk/leeds-shop-c-70000-1/food-c-70075-1/jams-and-chutneys-c-70078 Serve in a lovely stoneware set by Clay and Woodworks, you’ll treasure this beautiful set forever! https://www.shop.fabric-ation.co.uk/homewares-c-70037-1/kitchenware-c-70051-1/crockery-c-70047-1/olive-set-p-31032 Set the table with a divine scented candle for a candle lit dinner for two! Or candle lit for one and a zoom dinner date this Valentine’s Day, if you are apart.Read More →

Feel gorgeous on Valentine’s day using Fabrication Crafts delicious range of beauty products.  Can’t find what you like?   You can tailor  your own customised products with one of our kits. Let us start with Dalia Botanique.  Here featuring Fullers Earth Clay ( INCI: Solum Fullonom) renowned for wonderful cleansing properties of the skin. You can use this as a stand alone ingredient or make your own cleansing mask using our organic floral waters but it doesn’t end there.  This amazing product can also be paired with our ground walnut to make a wonderful cleansing scrub. A wonderful beauty gift or treat for yourself on Valentine’s Day.Read More →

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Fabulous Valentine Cards. Six fabulous valentine card ideas you can’t fail with. Pressed flowers and gold all on one card, what could go wrong.  Do you love to sit together like two love birds or long to run away? Perhaps you want to send a Yorkshire message to someone far away? When you have chosen your fabulous valentine card don’t forget to include one of our vouchers, to spend in store for that ‘long time coming’ shopping trip.You can find our featured fabulous valentine cards in the links below; Heart cards By Elm by Nature can be found at https://www.shop.fabric-ation.co.uk/petal-gold-card-p-29354 Two Birds Card by Becca Read More →

Fabrication Crafts secures National Lottery support to research the history of heritage crafts on Coney Street Fabrication Crafts is excited to announce that it has received a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant of £9,700, for a heritage project researching and reinvigorating the heritage crafts that have been created and traded on Coney Street in York City Centre. Made possible by money raised by National Lottery players, we will work with local people to identify the trades and skills that once made this a vibrant trading area for artisans and crafts people. Supported through The National Lottery Heritage Fund, based on the research findings we willRead More →

  Louisa & Wendy Kemp work together in partnership ( mother & daughter) producing a collection of mixed media artwork inspired by architecture & skylines.  As well as slab built ceramics. Some of their ranges include the popular people collection, hearts & stars & circles. All work ios handmade & personally designed, each piece is unique. They have worked together for more than 18 years and share a workshop in south yorkshire.  Wendy inspired her daughter to persue the job she loves and Louisa encouraged her mum to find her passion for art once again.Read More →

Hand made soaps and bathbombs all individually made by Anne Using only the best ingredients. Anne’s soaps are bathbombs are free from SLS, never tested on animals and are suitable for vegetarians. New products for Christmas include cupcake soaps. Check out Anne’s range at Fabrication,  Leeds.Read More →