Makerhood.com & Diverse
Every year we partner with local designer-makers to bring our customers a carefully curated collection of festive handmade gifts.
All those taking part in the Showcase are members of Lambeth-based makers’ network, Makerhood.
Set up 2010 by two Brixton-based friends who were looking for locally-made Christmas gifts, Makerhood now provides a platform for over 100 local artists and designers. Find out more about Makerhood at www.makerhood.com
Our annual collaboration is now in its 6th year and is always hotly anticipated by our customers. Scroll down to browse highlights from the Showcase or visit our shop in Brixton, London to see the full collection.
This month's blog post focuses on one of our key projects at this time of the year: the Makerhood Festive Showcase. The Showcase is an annual event that's held in our shop, in collaboration with our local makers' network, Makerhood. It's been going for about five years and is much-anticipated by our customers. Makers' networks can be found all around the country now but when Makerhood started it was one of the first. Diverse' owner, Anita, sat down with Kristina Glushkova, one of the founders of Makerhood, to find out how it all began and how it has developed over...Read more