New Betgwn Newydd

New Betgwn Newydd

Woohoo!!  The Betgwn has made it’s mark! Here is  the press release from Cardiff Fashion Week! One step closer to getting it out there…  YEY!! CARYS WINS THE CARDIFF FASHION WEEK DESIGN CHALLENGE A designer from St Dogmaels has won the Cardiff Fashion Week...
Festive Frolix – Hwyl yr Wyl

Festive Frolix – Hwyl yr Wyl

Festive Frolix/ Hwyl Yr Wyl View this email in your browser The festive seaon is upon us and we’ve lots of delicious treats in store at Melfed and out and about at Christmas markets. Wild Pickings, Wench & Melfed will be out and about at a market near you...
Pen Blwydd Melfed Birthday Party 24.07.15

Pen Blwydd Melfed Birthday Party 24.07.15

Friday 24 July marks the 1st anniversary of Melfed & Bookends – Whoop Whoop!! To celebrate, we are offering a wonderful fun packed day of activities in the lost arcade of Cardigan. 11-5pm – Salon de Stitch at Melfed with music and merriment, cakes and...
June’s Salon de Stitch/ Parlwr Pwytho Mehefin

June’s Salon de Stitch/ Parlwr Pwytho Mehefin

‘Salon de Stitch’ is the latest venture at Melfed of Cardigan, the creative base of Jade Mellor ‘s forage kitchen for ‘Wild Pickings’ & Carys-Hedd’s up cycled clothing label ‘Wench’. This stitching kitchen studio...
Salon de Stitch/ Parlwr Pwytho

Salon de Stitch/ Parlwr Pwytho

Join us on Thursday 21st May when we open the doors of Melfed as Salon de Stitch, a Sewing Cafe. Come along and rent a sewing machine, either by the hour or for the day. Carys will be at hand to give advice on your creative projects and alterations. Jade will be...
May Outings/ Gweithgareddau Mai

May Outings/ Gweithgareddau Mai

Wench. will be in the middle of the plants at Picton Castle this coming Sunday & Bank Holiday Monday 10.30-5pm for the plant fayre and delighted to be with the delicious Jade Mellor and her  Wild Pickings. Next weekend – 10 & 11 May – Hilton...
Crymych’s Co-Creations/ Cyd-Greu yng Nghrymych!

Crymych’s Co-Creations/ Cyd-Greu yng Nghrymych!

A great day of upcycling was had in Crymych last Saturday. Thanks to the Adult Education centre for inviting us there for a creative day of shape shifting clothing! Diolch i Ganolfan Addysg Bellach Crymych am ein gwahodd yno Sadwrn ddwetha am ddiwrnod difyr o ail...

Up-cycling wins an award!! April 2013

Make do and mend (L-R) Diane Logan and Carys Hedd, both Aberystwyth University Lifelong Learning textiles tutor, and Alison Pierse from SELL celebrate with their award. A programme of sewing courses at Aberystwyth University designed to recycle and up-cycle old...