SAMPLE Spring 2021
22 May. 11AM-7PM. PENINSULA SQUARE. GREENWICH PENINSULA.
SAMPLE, London's seasonal urban design market is back! SAMPLE brings the best creatives from the world of food, fashion, homeware, health and beauty together for the ultimate weekend market at 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.
Make a day of it and explore our riverside art trail, visit the latest exhibition at NOW Gallery and wander the Tide to experience the kaleidoscopic marvel that is Liz West’s Hundreds & Thousands.
Rendang Thank you ma'am
[ IG : @rendang_thank_you_maam | www.rendangmaam.co.uk ]
Nigerian born Malay food enthusiast who gave up my career in International Development to start my own street food business.
O'Donnell Moonshine LTD
[ IG : @odonnellmoonshineuk | www.odonnellmoonshine.co.uk ]
We make moonshine in small batches.
[ IG: @cakeholeldn | www.cakeholelondon.com ]
We've been making handmade cakes and doughnuts since 2007, from scratch in small batches, right here in Greenwich Peninsula. We make all kinds of deliciousness including fresh cream custard doughnuts, sticky caramel nut brownies and have some new offerings including black forest gateau and chocolate orange brownies.
[ IG: @bensbakery04 | www.bensbakery.co.uk ]
Cakes and sweets
[ IG: @wearebreadwinners | www.breadwinners.org.uk ]
Breadwinners support refugees into work, training and mentoring opportunities through selling artisan organic bread across London’s best markets.
Little Sparrow Tea
[ IG: @LittleSparrowTea | www.littlesparrowtea.com ]
Fine loose teas
[ IG: @smokingsalmon | www.Londonsmokehouse.com ]
Greenwich Peninsula Smoked Salmon
[ IG: @Blendedlondon ]
Blended London is a small company that produces homemade, fresh unpasteurised cold pressed juices, smoothies, and soups dependent on the season. We trade regularly at many yearly events including Sample by the Hemingway at the Greenwich Peninsula and the Bermondsey Street Festival. The quality of our produce has been verified by our 5 star hygiene rating provided by the Food standards agency
Thomas Cookie Co
[ IG: @thomascookieco.co.uk | www.thomascookieco.co.uk ]
Handmade cookies and cookie products
Baj's Blazin' Hot Sauce
[ IG: @bajsblazinhotsauce | www.bajsblazin.com ]
hand-made small-batch hot sauces created in Greenwich, with Punjabi roots
[ IG: @honestfolkuk | www.honestfolk.co.uk ]
[ IG: @yorksburrito | www.yorkshireburrito.com ]
We do original British street food including out Yorkshire pudding roast dinner wrap
[ IG: ehla.eat | www.ehlaeat.co.uk ]
Eastern Mediterranean Feasts
[ IG: @thechoyhouse | www.facebook.com/thechoyhouse ]
Choy House is an Asian inspired Café based on The Tide North Greenwich. We strive to bring Asian food, often with a twist, to our community. From Bánh Mís to Bubble tea, Steamed buns to Handmade Dumplings, you name it and we probably do it!
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We Act Company
[ IG: @weactcompany | www.weact.company ]
Once upon a time a dreamer ( myself), an artist ( our friend based in Istanbul) and a maker/artist ( my husband) decided to act together for a DREAM! Inspired by nature, simple things in life and typography we create our collections of design-led, humorous, unique/quirky and colourful note-/sketchbooks, greeting cards and art prints. Our motto is "Colour Up Your Life! It is beautiful!"
[ IG: @breathjivan | www.breathejivan.co.uk ]
We are back with new fragrances! Jivan creates hand made, quality reed diffusers which simply last! All our diffusers are hand blended by ourselves (double team of Vijay and Yiwen), created specifically to stir up some well needed positive emotions (smell with caution :P). Come and smell our new range, crowd favourites include, Shangri-La and Peace reed diffusers!
Colourful Creation Home Design
[ IG: @colourfulcreationhome | Etsy: @Colourfulhomedesign ]
Colourful Creation Home Design
McKinley & Paget
[ IG: @mckinleyandpaget | www.mckinleyandpaget.com.com]
Back with a bold and colourful new look, McKinley & Paget are back with a fresh round of plant-based home fragrance. As always, they are dedicated to crafting gorgeous aromas with essential oils. After collaborations with the Royal Collections Trust, and hot new delivery company Gorillas, M&P are ready to bring out the Summer 2021 Limited edition: the best yet!
[IG: @elm.road | www.elmrd.com]
ELM RD. Artisan Fragrance Studio create clean, kind and conscious aromatic essentials for the home. Every scent is formulated in-house with the best botanical ingredients and produced in small batches at their studio in Kent. Their range includes scented candles, aromatherapy roll-ons, essential oil blends and reed diffusers.
[IG: @Mahala_london | www.Mahala.co.uk]
We have a small brand making attention to detail small batch apparel for men women and children. Pieces are locally made using comfortable designs, natural & neutral fabrics.
[IG: @ballonetsocks | www.ballonet.net]
Ballonet Socks is a design socks company on a mission to bring comfort, style, and joy into your life. We are a London-based women duo dedicated to bringing boutique socks and iconic style to feet across the globe. We believe that there’s more to socks than keeping your feet warm. Ballonet Socks makes socks that are style statements, enhancing your personal brand.
[IG: @lunastationeryuk | www.Lunastationery.com]
Stylish stationery from around the world! We have all the gorgeous paper products and desk essentials to fulfil your wants, whims, and needs.
Elan Skincare Ltd
[IG: @elanskincarelondon | www.elanskincare.co.uk]
Award-Winning Natural Skincare handmade in Greenwich. Launching brand new body range in May 2021!
[IG: @cuemars | www.cuemars.com]
Sterling silver jewelry + designer prints
Coco & Ginger
[IG: @cocoandgingercandles | www.cocoginger.co.uk]
Luxury Handcrafted candles and home fragrance with fragrances designed to evoke emotions and feelings. Launching at SAMPLE this spring is our new garden candle collection.
Wilde Jasmine is a calm oasis in a bustling retail space. The plants we sell bring nature into home and office spaces, they are natural mood enhancers, that improve air quality by filtering polluted air. We enjoy working closely with our customers to help them choose the plants best suited to their needs.
[IG: @FROMBELO_ | WWW.FROMBELO.COM ]
FromBelo is an award-winning sustainable and ethical handbag & accessories company that aims to revolutionize the perception of luxury by creating beautiful, innovative, fashion-forward and multi-functional products from recycled and upcycled materials (such as Tyre inner tubes, seat belts, plastic bottles, excess fabric from the fashion industry and destined for landfill.
[IG: @tiharasmith | www.tiharasmith.com ]
Tihara Smith is a fashion, accessories and lifestyle brand. Founded by designer Tihara Smith after graduation from University for the Creative Arts Epsom and showing her Windrush inspired collection at Graduate Fashion Week 2018. Inspired by her heritage, Tihara’s pieces take inspiration from the Caribbean with a London twist. The product range features tropical stationery, prints, accessories...
[ IG: @kamsokids | www.kamso.co.uk ]
Kamso is an ethical children's lifestyle brand inspired by African Heritage for children aged 0-8 years old. Our ethos is built upon the beauty of African culture: embracing nature, utilising local craft skills and prioritizing community wellbeing.
[ IG: @orrislondon | www.orris.co.uk ]
orris london reimagines the traditional glasses chain for modern life. We offer luxurious, handmade chains and necklaces, upon which to hang your favourite spectacles and sunglasses. Choose from more than 30 shades, from neutral hues of classic tortoiseshell and mother of pearl to limited-run, candy colours released each season. Every piece is handcrafted from acetate...
[IG: @earth.remedies | www.earthremedies.org ]
Handcrafted Aromatherapy Skincare that focuses on the meditative and ritualistic side of self-care
Port West Stationers
[ IG: @port.west | www.port-west.co.uk ]
Working with bookbinders and makers across the UK we deliver stationery crafted with the utmost thought for people and the planet. We champion local production and the use of sustainable materials and processes. Our debut product, the A5/01 notebook, was released in September 2019. It was a passion project borne from an interest in the provenance and sustainability of paper goods ...
[ IG: @recessliving | www.recessliving.com ]
Recess Living is a creative wellness brand that creates experiences, connections and products to help you manage the stressors and burnout of modern life.
Balance Male Grooming
[ IG: @Balance_mg | www.balanceproducts.co.uk ]
We provide luxury products & treatments for males across the globe. We've recently campaigned for 3 months with British GQ and have now secured partnership with Retail outlets in Japan. Lockdown gave us the ability to think, innovate and offer two brand new razors for men to achieve a closer, sharper shave. We'll be offering Hot Towel shaves & haircuts on the day ...
Monty & Co
[ IG: @montyandco | www.montyandco.com ]
Utility Unisex Children's and Adult clothing
Basil & Ford
[ IG: @basilandford | www.basilandford.com ]
We are a husband & wife super team. We make things we want to hang on our walls. Pairing original vintage found material with thought-provoking and evocative hand screen printed typography. Offering a new lease of life to all things old and forgotten. Small Batch. No two are the same. We are Basil & Ford.
[ IG: @junoskincare | www.junoskincare.com ]
Handmade in Brighton 100% Natural skincare. Made with pure plant-based oils and Essential oils. helps to Heal, repair & nourish the skin.. Made with love, Peace & simplicity.
Minus Cloud Nine
[ IG: @minuscloudnine | www.minuscloudnine.co.uk ]
Brand based around spreading awareness for better mental health, everything completely sustainable and ethically made with 10% of profits going to mind charity.
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[ IG: @jetticollection | www.jetticollection.com ]
Jetti is a contemporary womenswear brand focusing on modern shirts and cotton dresses. We recently introduced accessories into the collection made of fabric remnants to reduce our material waste.
London based hand-made womeswear and lifestyle.
Emma McGilchrist Jewellery
[ IG: @emma_mcgilchrist | www.emmamcgilchristjewellery.com ]
Emma McGilchrist is a London based artist making limited edition or one off pieces of jewellery mainly in silver. Emma incorporates a lot of movement into her pieces making them extremely tactile, great for playing with!
No Shrinking Violet
[ IG: @noshrinkingv | www.noshrinkingvioletco.com]
"No Shrinking Violet offers big, bright, bold and surprisingly light weight handmade jewellery at accessible prices. No piece of jewellery is exactly the same as they are all cut from a large designed piece of clay. Each customer purchases a special piece of wearable art, expressing personality and individuality. Our favourite period for inspiration is the 1980s...
[IG: @brandco_wholesale| www.doughnutoficial.co.uk]
UK Distributor for DEDICATED clothing from Sweden. Fully sustainable clothing, we where nominated by the leading Trade Fashion magazine DRAPERS for 'SUSTAINABLE BRAND OF THE YEAR 2021'. We also have DOUHGNUT BAGS from Hong and UCON ACROBATICS from Berlin - both brands make their products with fully sustainable and eco-friendly materials.
Edy and Bridge
[IG: @edyandbridge | www.edyandbridge.com]
Edy and Bridge is a luscious fix of modern-day style with a playful twist. Everything is designed in their studio in Deptford, South East London.
[IG: @Chanchan_london | Etsy: Chanchan designs]
Handmade designer women clothing and accessories.
[IG: @kikinadesigns | www.irinakikina.com]
Kikina Designs is a South London-based print and graphic designer. Originally from Moscow, Russia, her work is inspired by Russian culture, the arts, and 90s aesthetics. Each collection is a small run of 1-2 items produced ethically in Europe and the UK. All artworks are unique, one-of-a-kind pieces, and all prints are painted by hand.
[IG: @wondroustheatre | www.wondroustheatre.com]
Wondrous Theatre is an independent label based in Hackney, East London. Our collection is simple, timeless and goes beyond seasonal definitions.
The good neighbour
[IG: @thegoodneighbourshop | www.thegoodneighbourshop.com]
I started the brand believing there was big gap in the market between mass produced fast-fashion and premium menswear brands. Where was the middle ground offering clothes that were made to last, but didn’t cost the Earth?
Teah-Wilson Design Store
[IG: @The_TWDS | www.Teah-Wilson.com ]
Designer maker based in East London. The amalgamation of Liberia, Japan and Scandinavia put into clothing, jewellery and accessories for the body and home. All items are made in the UK by a team of one.
The French Workwear Company
[IG: @frenchworkwearco | www.frenchworkwear.com ]
Providers of utilitarian chic with authentic vintage French workwear garments, dating from the 1940s to more recent times. Proudly giving old cotton a new life and bringing it to new people through online selling and pop-ups.
Artisan & Fox
[IG: @artisanandfox | www.artisanandfox.com ]
Ethical, extraordinary craftsmanship from around the world. Artisan & Fox is an online marketplace connecting global craftsmanship to consumers around the world.
[ IG: @wovenstoreonline | www.wovenstore.com ]
Responsibly sourced garments + goods for a slower way of living.
[ IG: @nadinooclothing | www.nadinoo.com ]
Nadinoo is a slow fashion womenswear brand. Inspired by the Japanese principle of Shibui, garments have been designed to be simple, comfortable, functional and versatile and last throughout all chapters of a woman's life.
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Workshops & Drop-ins
Terrarium Making by Wilde Jasmine
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. By the end of the session, you will have created you own miniature ecosystem. The market is free to attend and open 22nd May, 11am - 7pm. Time: 11.30 - 12.30pm | 14:30 - 15:30pm | 16:30 - 17:30pm Group: Adult only
Create a Tile with Let’s Make Art
Using recycled materials create a bold and colorful tile with Let’s Make Art, thinking about the world around us and how we look after it.