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Bunyip’s Summer Shopping Shindig

It’ll come as no surprise to anyone to hear that we hosted our second shopping party last week – a Bunyip Shopping Shindig! After our fabulous Christmas party last year we couldn’t wait to host another event for our customers, and thought a summer bash would be the perfect excuse.

So last Thursday almost 70 wonderful customers came along to knock back a glass of Pimms, have their hair braided, make beautiful brooches and whip up friendship bracelets! Here’s a few snaps I managed to get early on, before things got a bit busy for me to be playing paparazzi…

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These lovely ladies were some of the first to have a go on the Sizzix Big Shot Machine, and cut out pretty felts & fabrics to be sewn into a brooch.

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We were thrilled to meet Vlogger Sarah, who had the hair of my dreams…

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We were very overexcited that the event ended up being sold out (and vaguely concerned about how many people we could squeeze into the shop at once), and there was a wonderful atmosphere of chatting, making and buying going on for the very quick 2 hours. We gave out goody bags with purchase, and I’m loving the photos rolling in of the Festival Crown kits we included – they look awesome!

Here’s lovely shop friend Amanda & glamorous pals…

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And wonderful customer Lizzie & her lovely Mum….

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And here’s Bunyip babe Kellie giving Lois an amazing hair braid! (I’m gutted mine has unravelled, we need another party so I can rectify this…)

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We’ll be hosting another event at Christmas, pre-plans for which already include Prosecco cocktails and cupcakes, obviously. We may even host the event over 2 nights, so that nobody has to miss out on a ticket and everyone gets a bit more time & space to make lovely things!

First dibs for tickets always go to the mailing list, so do sign up on the website¬†¬†if you haven’t already.

We can’t wait!