7 March. 11am-7pm. Peninsula Square. Greenwich Peninsula.
SAMPLE, London's seasonal urban design market is back! We'll be welcoming the change of seasons with SAMPLE Spring. Celebrating its 10th Edition this Spring, SAMPLE brings the best creatives from the world of food, fashion, homeware, health and beauty together for the ultimate weekend market on Greenwich Peninsula.
Journey to SAMPLE by tube, boat or air. Find us right outside North Greenwich tube station, a few moment's walk from North Greenwich Pier and just across from Emirates Airline.
Get crafty at a workshops or turn your hand to a new skill. SAMPLE Spring helps the creative get creative.
Come and join us for a workshop and make your own Terrarium at Sample Spring
The workshop will start with a brief introduction explaining the history and science of terrarium. Will go through the different plants you can use and why they are suited to terrarium building.
A range of plants, pebbles and mosses will be provided. By the end of the session you will have created you own miniature ecosystem.
This workshop is suitable for adults only. Places are limited so book your spot.
11:30am-12:30pm, 1:00pm-2:00pm, 3:00pm-4:00pm, 4:30pm-5:30pm,
Little Art Forms will be at SAMPLE Spring this March running free seasonal workshops for children and families.
Drawing inspiration from the Dutch author, graphic designer, artist and illustrator Dick Bruna - Children will be taught techniques to create a visually graphic, A3 themed poster or book cover.
Participants will apply heavy graphic lines, collage with simple shapes and use vivid primary colours to form their ideas.
FREE, just drop in on the day.
Unlock the full potential of Instagram with marketing consultant Julia Wetzel (@juliadwetzel )and branding expert Helen Bamborough (@mum_folk).
Is this workshop for me?
This workshop is for you if you are a service or product based business and are looking to strategically and organically grow your brand awareness, raise your profile and increase engagement and sales on Instagram.
This workshop is aimed at small businesses, freelancers and start-ups.
By the end of the workshop you will have the tools you need to create your own Instagram strategy, understand how to set up content pillars that support your business and be clear on why branding your grid and stories is important.
You’ll learn how to:
How to set objectives on Instagram that align with your business goals
- Create a user persona
- Define your content pillars and map out your content ideas, setting up a content calendar, tips on organising and scheduling your content, use of hashtags.
- Elements of a strong visual identity on Instagram
- How to design with variety while remaining on brand
- How to use your visual style to create branded IG stories
SAMPLE Autumn 2019
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At SAMPLE meet the heart of London's maker community, who are making ceramics to sauce, chai to pies, which means you certainly won't go hungry. And with an exquisite range of locally made spirits, a cocktail or two won't be too far away either.
Artisan & Fox
Artisan & Fox sell ethical jewellery made by artisans around the world. Each artisan partner receives 50% of profits and the rest is reinvested in social programs.
Asime supports the growth of small, female-led businesses in Ghana where all of their clothes are produced using local textiles and re-purposed denim. The brand donates all profits to support sanitation, education and public health projects in the local community.
Bored of trailing through pawn shops to satisfy an obsession with gold jewellery? AURUM.Ldn was founded to offer everyone the chance to wear real gold but with a cool girl aesthetic.
Chan Chan is a London-based independent fashion designer that produces eye-catching womenswear and accessories.
London based independent label creating unique handmade women's clothing.
Jewellery & Accessories
The design of these eye-catching pieces of bespoke jewellery and scarves focus on colour, 3D print and hand dying techniques.
These design-led menswear accessories are curated by leading sustainable manufacturers of men's fashion.
Laura Nelson Design
From etching to casting, Laura Nelson explores different processes when making contemporary silver jewellery. Each pattern is hand-finished by Laura in her South London studio.
Minus Cloud Nine
Clothing and accessories
This printed clothing and accessories is designed and made entirely by hand. Minus Cloud Nine donates 10% of all profits to Mind in order to raise awareness for mental health.
No Shrinking Violet
Georgina lies in bed thinking of colour. Here she dreams up the designs for her bold, statement jewellery pieces. Each item is hand-made, unique and impossible to miss.
One Small Shop
Homeware & Accessories
At SAMPLE, One Small Shop will sell clean beauty and sustainable style with a focus on being vegan friendly and anti-waste, stocking organic cotton lingerie, homewares and accessories.
These statement accessories are returning to SAMPLE. Inspired by travel, modernism and myths the brand promotes slow fashion produced in small batches with minimal waste.
Woo Woo Boutique
Selling clothing inspired by visits to Kensington High Street in the 1970s, Woo Woo Boutique has punk ethic in its heart and spirit. With sustainability at its core, each piece is fun, socially conscious and fashion-forward.
Curated edit of fashion, accessories and lifestyle products
Beautiful, timeless clothing, accessories & lifestyle products that fit seamlessly together. Woven goods are made to stand the test of time, supporting a more zero waste lifestyle.
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Bansheeplum ceramics are handmade on the wheel or hand built, stoneware and porcelain. All pieces are one off, unique works. From espresso cups to ramen bowls to vases to platters.
Basil & Ford
The husband and wife team of Basil and Ford make hand screen printed homewares and stationary, giving a new lease of life to forgotten things. No two designs are exactly the same thanks to their use of bright and bold typography.
Colourful Creation Homeware
Simple clean shapes created into practical every day use pieces, infused with bold strong colours to uplift your mind and mood.
A creative studio based in East London whose core value is sustainability and respect of nature. Offering handmade jewellery made out of recycled silver and botanical prints and artwork, printed in East London. Buy less. Buy better.
Doe produces small batches of leather goods so each edition is always unique. Operating a zero-waste policy, Doe's vintage accessories are both timeless and sustainable.
Launched in 2018 and a local to Greenwich, Elan Skincare is a skin-transforming & an ethical beauty brand. This award-winning brand is made by women for women.
Established 25 produce timeless, hand-crafted accessories and soft interiors using leather, denim and other luxury materials for the finest quality.
Eve's ceramic mini pots, bowls and cups are handmade, organic and bespoke.
Ferrar creates sustainable kids toys for design conscious parents. Each creature is handmade and is designed to create lifelong companions to be taken on untold adventures.
Heimdesign create unique, handcrafted, cement objects. To finish, the objects are painted with a distinctive colour or simply left natural to give each piece its own individual characteristic.
Homework was created out of the desire for a better balance between work and home life. Producers of natural soaps and lifestyle goods, you're encouraged to make time for yourself in today's fast-paced world.
Luxury aromatherapy offering 100% pure essential oils, diffusers and scented candles.
Kamso was founded in 2018 to mirror and celebrate African heritage. With a philosophy centered around timeless, simple designs, each piece is made from fabrics that emulate Africa's earthy tones, vibrant prints and soft textures.
McKinley & Paget
Candles and fragrances
Presenting plant-powered fragrances at SAMPLE. Their candles and perfumes are made using essential oils, coconut wax and are all poured locally in South East London.
Shop natural, hand blended shampoos, body washes and soaps. Every product is sourced, made and packed in the country of origin bringing greater financial benefits to the local communities.
Illustrated prints & Accessories
Sakina's illustrated prints and accessories are working towards a mission to advance children's rights and ensure equality for girls across the world.
Smateria use unusual and recycled materials to create a stylish bags and accessories. Every product combines innovation with sustainability to give fashion a whole new meaning.
Sop stands to (and for) Save our Planet. This earth conscious collection of handmade soaps is made only with the earth’s natural resources, usually found nestled among a colourful display.
Tout Nu Cosmetics
All of their eco-friendly cosmetics are free from synthetic chemicals and are stored in plastic-free packaging. These multi-purpose products are perfect for both body and hair and are handmade in South London.
Flora and Fauna
Selling plants in an effort to bring nature into the home and workplace. Wilde Jasmine are natural mood enhancers that filter polluted air, creating a calm oasis in a bustling space.
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Sweet and Savoury
This award-winning healthy lifestyle bakery based in Greenwich is coming to SAMPLE. Specialising primarily in vegan, gluten free and sugar free baked goods you can treat yourself, guilt free.
Sweet Treats by Ben's Bakery
Rated one of the Sunday Times' 'Top 10 Pastry Chefs', Ben mastered the pastry-trade within some of London's Michelin Starred restaurants. At SAMPLE he'll be selling a variety of sweet treats from salted caramel fudge cake, to vegan chocolate pots and everything in between.
Black Bee Honey
Supporting British bees and their keepers, all honey is unpasteurised and jarred in local batches straight from the hive. Their mantra is 'bees know best'
The team at Borna are nutty about nuts. They'll be selling a range of pistachio-based products at SAMPLE. There'll be pistachio butters, drinks as well as a pistachio snack-pack that's made from 100% natural ingredients.
Breadwinners is a grassroots start-up charity providing Londoners with the best artisan organic fresh bread. For SAMPLE they'll be bringing the best real sourdoughs, natural levains and delicious pastries!
Based in South London, Cakehole make delicious hand-made cakes, doughnuts and bakes using fresh, natural, locally sourced ingredients
Each fresh salmon is filleted, cured, dried and strung before it's left to hang in the smokehouse. Here it'll sit over smouldering British wood for up to 24 hours. The smoked salmon then rests to develop its complex and subtle flavours, before being hand sliced for you to enjoy at SAMPLE.
Handcrafted Spirits and Liquers, O’Donnell Moonshine produces spirits using only natural ingredients. Bottled in original mason jars.
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Grate Gourmet Rosti
Grate was inspired by a love for the humble potato. Taking the delicious rösti from its Swiss origins and transporting it around the world, it’s served with toppings from different corners of the globe.
Rendang! Thank you ma'am
The Rendang curry is all about celebration. A Malaysian coconut curry recipe that contains eight authentic ingredients is then slow-cooked to intensify the taste. Delicious!
Original Fry Up Material
The best breakfast and burgers!
Start your weekend off in the best way with Original Fry Up Material. They'll be serving breakfast burgers all day at SAMPLE.