As you may already know, 'ivy' was my wonderfully supportive Nan (you can read more on that here!) and is the reason why ivy and ginger is called what it is. My Nan's front living room became inspiration for my latest collection - The 70's Collection. My Nan had the most amazing 'for best' living … Continue reading The 70’s Collection
My gift sets have had a makeover, something I’ve been looking in to for some time now so I could find the right fit for my brand. I buy all my supplies from other UK small businesses, this can cost more opposed to bulk buying from abroad, but as a small business owner I’m very … Continue reading Eco Friendly Gift Tins
Did you know it’s plastic free July? If you’ve been a follower of mine for a while you will know how much I love being and strive to be as eco friendly as possible. Whether that’s in my personal life or with ivy and ginger. I use all UK small businesses for my supplies to … Continue reading My favourite eco conscious jewellery makers
This has to be one of my favourite updates to give you! As a maker I am able to offer to your jewellery exactly as you want, due to making to order. This is a benefit of shopping small, most small businesses can make alterations to their work to suit your preferences, opposed to buying … Continue reading Create Your Own ivy and ginger Jewellery
I wanted to share with you some upcoming events ivy and ginger will be involved in over the next few weeks and also to give you and update on the brand. Markets Who doesn’t love a good market! Good news to hear they are back or at least coming back in some areas. I actually … Continue reading Upcoming Events & Updates
I have now launched Monthly Bundle Boxes following the success of my Surprise Boxes at the end of last month. So excited to share this incredible offer with you! There will be a box of Studs and a box of Drop earrings every month curated from current pieces available on ivyandginger. They will change every … Continue reading Monthly Bundle Boxes
It’s certainly become the new normal to hold pop up events from your home virtually and I have been enjoying it far more than I thought I would! This weekend I have taken part in the #postablepopup created by Curated Makers and it’s been so great to see how the world of designer makers, crafters … Continue reading Virtual Pop Ups
To start this blog off I thought I should tell you a little more about my self and the brand. I’m Nicky (wave!) and I started ivyandginger last year. I previously studied art and design at college and then went on to Staffordshire University where I obtained my degree in 3D Crafts, specialising in fine … Continue reading Hello!