We are sad to announce that we are not able to trade at West Malling this Christmas
Bazaar Christmas Extravaganza 2021
in the Barn at The Plough, Hildenborough.
A 9 day show
Friday 12th November - Sunday 21st November
Closed Monday 15th
10:30am - 7pm
Join us for our Christmas Extravanganza throughout the beamed 17th Century barn at The Plough, Leigh.
Set in glorious rural Kent, this independent country pub with large gardens and a beautiful barn provides the perfect opportunity to lunch and shop in historic surroundings.
Cool in the summer and cosy in winter, Bazaar always feels at home in this idyllic setting.
Gorgeous handmade gifts and textiles, semi-precious unique jewellery, clothes and scarves, ethically traded from India and Nepal.
The Barn, The Plough at Leigh,
Hildenborough, Kent. TN11 9AJ
Plough Show Summer 2014
Chapel Show summer 2014
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West Malling 2022
Come and see us 2022 in the Spring
Originally part of the old monastery at West Malling, the tranquil and spacious Pilsdon Chapel provides an impressive backdrop and a soulful vibe.
The Chapel Barn, The Pilsdon at Malling Community,
27, Water Lane, West Malling, Kent. ME19 6HH
Limited disabled parking available.
Only a few minutes walk from Manor Park and High Street car parks.
There is also a beautiful short country walk from Manor park --
good for dogs who are welcome at our show.
Sussex Prairies Gardens 2022
Dates to be announced
Closed Mondays and Tuesdays except Bank Holiday
Our last event of the summer season - spread outside in the glorious Sussex Prairies Gardens. The garden is set in a 32 acre farm with plenty of stunning horticultural delights and
ample room to roam.
Bazaar at the Prairies really is a great outing for all the family. Bring a picnic or book in for a curry.
Our tickets admit people free to the RHS garden (normally £10.00). We will be issuing tickets for your which must be booked in online.
A truly outdoor spectacle, you'll find us in a series of marquees - Alex's Kesari Dhabba serving vegetarian curries and delicious cake from Sussex Prairies' own tea shop. Please note The Kesari Dhabba will be serving a limited number of curries which need to be booked in separately.
Talks by Jo Hall
"Mud, Mirrors and Threads "
"Women and India, Travels, Textiles and Tribulations"
Find us across the garden for a 12:15pm start. Please bring a chair if you can.
Sunset on the Prairies
In 2021 we ran two new events for Sunset on the Prairies!
'Come Craft with Us'
With Block printing, Weaving, Collage, Christmas Crafts and more.
Come and have a go, learn a thing or two!
Special Guests Sonia Boriczewski from The Old Haberdashery,
Emma Price from In the Wool Shed and Natalia Price.
Adult Ticket £30 including Garden Entry and a Vegetarian Curry Supper
Kids Ticket £12.50 (under the age of 16) - does not include Curries.
Family Ticket £80 (2 adults, 2 kids, 2 curries)
Kids under 5 enter for free.
We will not have a bar. You can bring picnics if you prefer and/or your own tipple. Just drop us a line if you have special requirements. The Sussex Prairie tea room will be open for teas and cakes.
Block Printing Workshop
Bazaar's popular block printing workshop will be open in full swing.
Print your own tote bag (materials supplied). Please feel free to bring your own tea shirt or tea towel to print.
Bazaar Christmas Cards and Crackers
Learn the simple craft of cracker making and design your own cards.
Natural Dyes and Weaving
Have a go on a tapestry loom and learn about natural yarn dyes from specialist Emma Price.
Lampshade maker and pattern junkie, Natalia Price-Cabrera, will show you how to make a simple drum lampshade from your favourite piece of fabric, she will also teach you to hand-tailor a soft-sided lampshade plus there will be a cheats' guide to decoupaging an existing lampshade with treasured off cuts (no waste!). Be inspired to upcycle, recycle and re-love your home and its lighting. No two lampshades need ever be the same again!
Author of Handmade Lampshades (GMC Publications Ltd.), The Wallpaper Colouring Book (Ilex Publishing), #NoFilter (Laurence King Publishing), and Picasso/Biographics series (Ammonite Publishing). You can see examples of Natalia's lampshades at www.molsandtatilois.com.
Styling and Photographing your Craft and Collections
Sonia from The Old Haberdashery will be sharing some of her top shopkeeper secrets and tips on how to style and photograph your crafty makes or your treasured collections; with Instagram worthy photos taken on your phone.
Watch the demonstration and have a go yourself. Curate and style a group of objects or learn the art of the flatlay. Through the use of
interesting props, fabrics and textures learn about the joy of creative display. Just bring a camera phone!
The Old Haberdashery, a tiny shop of many splendid things, Ticehurst, East Sussex.