Ok, so there are tons of reason to head to the BUST Christmas Craftacular in Bethnal Green, east London, this Sunday. There are 80 stalls of amazing handmade wares (see all the vendors here); you can do lots of workshops for free or much cheaper than usual (check them out here); there will be lunch, cake and beer by the brilliant King's Cross venue Drink, Shop & Do, plus a pop-up bar by Hot Booze, selling, you guessed it yummy hot booze. And there will be music!
And now here are 12 more reasons to get yourself down to historic York Hall.
Enter the free raffle on Sunday to be in with the chance to win this little lot: a beautiful paper-cut print by Rob Ryan; a colorful creation by The Basket Room; super-chic sewing kits by Sew Over It; this statement festive necklace by the one and only Tatty Devine.
A cute cat patch by Bel's Art World; one of these cosmic necklaces by Rosa Pietsch; a cool waxed canvas wash bag by Ciré Handmade; and a copy of the brilliant Knit and Destroy Get's Handy by Kandy Diamond, which contains 20 super-fun knitting patterns like the fox scarf on the cover. Plus there are boxes of heavenly haberdashery from William Gee.
The BUST CHRISTMAS CRAFTACULARis taking place on Sunday November 22 from 11am to 5pm at York Hall, 5 Old Ford Road, London E2 9PJ. Near to Bethnal Green Tube.
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