Barisa — Crochet

A banner for every crafty purpose

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The Barisa stall was started to sell jewellery we made at the Little Big Markets. We decided we needed to have a banner which seemed to be 'the thing' every stall holder had, in one form or another, but we also needed to let people know who we were and to have something which would help them identify where our site was at future markets. So we embroidered a banner with our name and then used the same image at the top of our business cards. When the vintage market came round we decided to carry on and use vintage wool to make a crochet banner..to...

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Starting the great catch-up.

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So the lack of posts since September last year has not meant that the life for Barisa has been bland, boring and not filled with design and crafty activity. Barisa has been uber-busy creating, filling commissions and making new stock for the markets which have managed to stretch from one a month at this time last year to at least two a month now. There have also been frequent extras which are usually collaborations between The Little Big Markets... who we support... and other entities, Tauranga City Council, National Jazz Festival, Papamoa Holiday Camp... not forgetting the amazing people who invited us to...

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Nearly back!

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Back in September of last year was the last post here... and I'm feeling pretty guilty as we've done so much since then. I'll get together a range of photos from various places and do a catchup blog later today. Promise!

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