The upshot of our Great British Craft Tent being so busy at the Good Life Experience was we didn’t get a chance to take too many pictures. Luckily, some of the other people we met over the weekend in Wales managed to get some great shots. These images by Nina Nixon capture the goings on in our tent and the …
Posted by Web Team at 12:27pm
So you have made your Tote Bag, had a haircut and your specs have had an MOT. What next? Well, how about a cup of tea with a difference?
Loose Lips Tea are an innovative tea company from east London encouraging tea drinkers to discard the tea bag and indulge in their five pure, whole leaf teas. Their tea leaves …
Posted by Web Team at 4:32pm
Demand is high for Mr. Natty at The Good Life Festival so we are now taking bookings for his Festival Spruce Up service. Running from 11am to 6pm the spruce up will take 30 minutes, leaving you plenty of time to make a Tote Bag with Ray and enjoy a cup of Loose Lips Tea.
To book your slot with …
Posted by Web Team at 2:53pm
With the Good Life Experience on the horizon we thought we’d put together a little festival get up guide to help see you through the weekend, just incase you were lacking a bit of inspiration.
Hopefully its going to be more of a Converse weekend rather than wellies, either way our lookbook should help keep you warm and dry whether …
Posted by Web Team at 4:47pm
With the Good Life Festival taking place this coming weekend, we are officially counting down to Friday when we’ll make the trip up to Wales. Joining us in the Albam Great British Craft Tent will be our friends from down the road, Cubitts of Kings Cross.
The Cubitts chaps are not only on a mission to change the way your …
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Next weekend we will be uprooting from our Nottingham & London bases for the weekend in order to set up camp at the Good Life Festival in Flintshire, North Wales. As you will know, we are taking some friends and colleagues with us who’s craft and expertise make them perfect for our Great British Craft Tent. In our humble opinion …
Posted by Web Team at 1:48pm
On Monday evening we were invited by our friends at Brother Cycles to a series of short film screenings as part of the Bicyclce Film Festival. The festival takes place across the globe with forthcoming screenings in Warsaw, Istanbul and Quebec and features a wide range of film making styles and stories, all with the humble bicycle taking the starring …
Posted by Web Team at 1:07pm
As you may have heard already, on the weekend of 20th September we will be curating an Albam Great British Craft Tent at the Good Life Festival in Flintshire, North Wales.
Along with our manufacturing master Ray Pope & some of our finest goods, we are taking a few friends & colleagues whose craft & expertise make them perfect for …
Posted by Web Team at 2:42pm
The lovely folk at Cereal Magazine made this beautiful film recently on a trip to the Brecon Beacons in Wales.
If you can take your eyes off the stunning scenery, you may also notice one of our old Simple Shirts worn by Cereal photographer, Richard.
Watch ’Photographing the Brecon Beacons’.
You can still buy issue 4 of Cereal Magazine and view our current …
Posted by Web Team at 1:46pm
Good news all!
Mr. Natty will be hosting his pop up barber shop at our Spitalfields store next Friday (18th July). He will be offering a hair cut, head message & shave or beard trim for £40. Cups of tea and chat will be free of charge.
Appointments run from 11am until 6pm, call (0207) 246 6254 to …
Posted by Web Team at 12:53pm