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Christmas 2013 Look Book


Welcome to Christmas with Elsie & Fleur Elsie & Fleur is a new online boutique for food, garden, home and lifestyle products that have been created with love by artisan crafters and makers based in the Westcountry. It was born out of a desire for people to be able to buy items that are often unique but don’t carry a hefty price tag. All the products are being sold to support micro businesses, run by kitchen table entrepreneurs and mumpreneurs - the economic life blood of Great Britain. Our aim is to offer people the chance to buy unusual, handmade, yet affordable, items from the comfort of their own homes. We have a price ceiling on products of no more than £40 per item. The website launched earlier this year (2013). Our Christmas stock is now available and we’ll be looking at new ranges each season. We’re offering a ‘happiness guarantee’ to customers and suppliers alike so relationships are mutually beneficial and enjoyable to all. There will be a no quibble returns policy for customers, for example. Unlike similar websites for British-made artisan products, we will handle all customer liaison and order fulfilment in-house.

Our suppliers include artisan food producers, card makers, illustrators, sewing geniuses, workers with felt, crafters who make things from driftwood, glass workers and a potter. As Britain has lost much of its home manufacturing industry, we appreciate our makers may source some of the components they use for their products in other countries. All the items stocked on our website are designed and put together by hand or have been designed and printed in this country. We are committed to supporting Westcountry crafters. You can find us by visiting: www.elsieandfleur.co.uk. Thank you for taking the time to look through our Christmas 2013 Look Book.


All that twinkles and shines...

Silver wire and pearl beaded heart with heart

Silver wire and pearl beaded heart

H 19.2cm (including hanging piece).

H 14.6cm (including hanging piece).

£15

£14

Christmas brings light at one of the darkest times of the year. Whether silver or gold, there are lots of different decorations in our festive range 2013 to help brighten the most overcast of days and to bring a twinkle and shine to any home. Stained glass angel on clear wire for hanging

Felted star on ribbon for hanging

(available in other colours) H 10.5cm (from wing tip to base).

H 9cm.

£11.95

£9


Paint it red... Red is one of the quintessential colours of the festive season. It brightens and cheers the dullest and darkest of winter days.

Ho!Ho!Ho! glass curve

Opaque heart hanger

(other designs in other colours

H 6cm.

available) H 5cm.

ÂŁ22

ÂŁ6

Felt button heart with ribbon to hang (available in other colours and a larger size) H 5.5cm.

ÂŁ4


Glass red elf hanging decoration

Glass and wire swirl star

Hanging pom pom

H 15cm.

H 10cm.

H 4cm.

Christmas tree felt hanging decoration

Red felted hearts

Wooden gift tag with check ribbon

£19.95

(also available in other colours and a freestanding larger size) H 6cm.

£11.95

(available in two sizes) H 11.5/16.5cm.

£15/20

£4

Felted heart bell egg cosy (hang on the tree, gift it or keep your eggs warm on Christmas morning) H 13.5cm.

£9

£3

(can be written on with marker pen) H 4cm, L 8cm.

£2

Christmas card with detachable tree decoration

Pack of five wooden pegs for hanging Christmas cards

H 10.5cm (decoration).

(other designs available) H 7cm (peg size).

£4

£4.50 per pack


Nordic woodman’s cottage...

Deep in forest valleys woodworking thrives and warming open fires or woodburning stoves are a must in the winter months to keep the cold at bay.

Nordic fabric heart

Nordic fabric heart

Nordic fabric heart

(red)

(red/grey)

(red/green/grey)

H 13cm.

H 13cm.

H 13cm.

£12

£12

£12


Driftwood hanging heart

Driftwood and cone wreath

Country heart hanger

H 18cm.

H 30cm (comes with

H 6cm.

hanging hook not shown).

£15

£5

Pyrography Christmas tree decoration

Pack of five wooden snowflake pegs

Wood heart snowflake hanging decoration

(angel and heart versions also available) H 7.5cm.

(other designs available) H 7cm (peg size).

(other snowflake designs available) H 7.8cm.

£3.50

£22

£4.50 per pack

£3.50

Pyrography freestanding reindeer decoration

Wooden snowflake on a log decoration

Freestanding wooden reindeer decoration

H 8cm.

(other snowflake designs available) H 6.5cm.

H 7.5cm.

£6

£3.50

£6.50


For her...

Everyone deserves a treat. Our makers are highly skilled in producing unique, stylish and expertly finished gift items that don’t break the bank.

Fabric teddy

Repurposed daisy pendant

Willow bag

(available in three different fabrics,

(available in small, medium

(also available in another fabric)

not suitable for children) H 17cm (seated).

and large)

H 34cm.

£28

From

£10

£32


For the home and garden... Fabric heart H 13 cm

£12

Gardeners handy apron

Hessian pinboard

(contents not included) H 29cm.

(also available in a larger size) H 30 cm L 47cm.

£28

£20

Garlic pot

Christmas cushion

We offer an array of home and gardening gift ideas from wonderfully practical, yet pretty, items to innovative and useful new products. (a matching grater is also available as shown. Garlic not included) H 14cm.

£22

30cm x 30cm. From

£22


For children...

Nothing equals the excitement of opening presents on Christmas morning whether under the tree or at the end of the bed in sacks and stockings.

Hessian ladybird purse

Evie oil cloth bag

(also available in a sheep design) H 8cm.

H 22cm.

£10

£18

Pink long sleeve t-shirt with appliqué rabbit (also available in other designs including those for boys) Ages 1-6 years.

£18

For foodies...

We’ve scoured the Westcountry to find some of the region’s best local producers. Here are three of the tastiest gift ideas for Christmas 2013.

Chilli Jam, Devilishly Dark Marmalade, Tomato Relish and Tamarind Chutney From 110ml. From

£2 each

Marmalade and jams for gift baskets

Chocolate hampers and gift boxes

From 110ml. Price dependent on number of jars per basket

Includes handmade chocolate spoons, snowmen and buttons. Prices from £20 dependent on the contents selected


For him...

Buying for a brother, dad, granddad, husband, partner or male friend can be tricky. We’ve got lots of unique ideas to save the annual head scratching.

Chocolate Christmas pizza

Jars of fudge

(8 inch pizza in a 9 inch box).

(three jar sizes available)

£20

From

£6

Sock bee stress reliever (ideal desk toy) H 7cm.

£6

For animal lovers...

We have put together a small but unique selection of gift ideas for pampered pets and animal lovers alike. Here are three to appeal to those with festive felines and their friends (we also do lots for dog lovers too).

Cat stocking

Cat about town bag

Spoilt cat sign

(also available as a dog’s bone,

(also available in other colours and

(also available for a dog)

presents not included)

with matching e-reader and iPad cases) H 35cm including handle.

H 6cm.

H 53.5cm.

£22

£22

£6


Need Christmas all wrapped up? We can help… As well as the gift and decoration ideas, at Elsie & Fleur we offer handmade or illustrated Christmas cards and tags created by crafts people and illustrators based in the South West. To add to this, we stock a range of Christmas wrapping paper featuring designs by the wonderful Westcountry illustrator, Angie Spurgeon. But that’s not all…we also provide a gift-wrap service for those short on time using Angie’s paper and we can dress your gifts with British designed and made ribbons. Our last ordering day for guaranteed Christmas delivery is Thursday, December 19, 2013.

Please be environmentally aware and recycle this booklet when you have finished using it. All products are subject to availability. We have taken care to ensure the colours of featured products are representative and descriptions and measurements are accurate, however as all the items are handcrafted these may differ very slightly product by product. Prices are correct at the time of going to press (July, 2013).

Elsie & Fleur Ltd, Suite G, Crypton House, Crypton Technology Business Park, Bristol Road, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4SY. T: 01278 440500 E: Hello@elsieandfleur.co.uk

www.elsieandfleur.co.uk


Elsie & Fleur Christmas Look Book