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Seeing Green!

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The buzzword around Newcastle’s interior circles at the moment is Green… Julia Green, the founder of Greenhouse Interiors.  Meet Julia of Greenhouse Interiors Greenhouse Interiors is an ingenious collaboration of creatives from artists, photographers, designers, writers and stylists. Julia brings them together under the Greenhouse umbrella to create interior magic. If you are anything like […]

Oh Fleur!

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It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas and what better way to get in to the spirit than to learn a new skill and create your very own Christmas Wreath. The talented girls from ‘Oh Fleur – Bespoke Floral Design’ are presenting a wreath making workshop in the heart of Newcastle on Saturday 6th […]

The Olive Tree

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Much has been written about The Olive Tree Market, Newcastle’s leading contemporary Art and Design Market. Since its inception in 2008 The Olive Tree Market has grown both in stature and reputation as a community artisan market, an event that continually draws visitors from near and far wanting to purchase quality handmade work or to […]

Hunt & Gather

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Nestled on the peninsula between the beach and the harbour Newcastle East has many stories to tell. The traditional birthplace of the city and the Hunter region, Newcastle East is a former site of heavy industry and railway yards interspersed amongst historic terraced housing. As Newcastle has evolved so too has the East End, trading […]