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Open Studio Summer 2017

Join us and over 70 other designer-makers this weekend for Open Studios at Cockpit Arts.



DATE: 9th - 11th June 2017



OPENING TIMES: Fri 5-9pm, Sat & Sun 11am - 6pm



WHERE: Studio W11, Cockpit Arts, Cockpit Yard, Northington Street, London, WC1N 2NP



Closest stations - Holborn, Chancery Lane & Russell Square

We look forward to seeing you there!

Last Posting Dates 2016

Last Christmas Posting Dates 2016

 SERVICE  DATE  COST
 2nd Class Tracked & Signed For (STANDARD UK)  Sun 18th December 2016  £4.95  
 1st Class Tracked & Signed for (UK Only)  Mon 19th December 2016    £6.95
 Royal Mail Guaranteed Delivery (UK Only)  Wed 21st December 2016   £9.95
 CLICK & COLLECT (WC1N 3QT)  Thur 22nd December 2016  FREE



The Thornback & Peel shop will close for Christmas on Friday 23rd December 2016 and reopen on Thursday 5th January 2017.
Any orders placed during this time will be despatched on the 5th January 2017. 
Click & Collect orders won't be available for collection until 5th January 2017.

Studio Manager Position

We are currently seeking a studio manager (maternity cover) to join our small, friendly and busy studio in Bloomsbury.  We are currently working with a January – November 2017 time frame but this could be extended.

We are looking for an enthusiastic but calm multi-tasker; the role calls for excellent organisation and communication, a strong attention to detail and a conscientious and organised approach to all areas of responsibility.

The ideal candidate will have a good working knowledge of Xero accounting package and excel. Excellent written English is imperative; familiarity with working on a mac is advantageous.



Please email Delia Peel: delia@thornbackandpeel.co.uk for more information.


The deadline for application is Wednesday 14th December 2016

Interviews will be held on 20th/21st December 2016

Christmas Shopping Event 2016

Thornback & Peel invite you to a Christmas Shopping Event


Thursday 1st December 2016

6pm - 8.30pm


7 Rugby Street, London, WC1N 3QT



We look forward to seeing you there!

Christmas Open Studios 2016

Join us and over 70 other designer-makers this weekend for Open Studios at Cockpit Arts.

 

DATES: THURSDAY 24th- SUNDAY 27th  NOVEMBER 2016

 

OPENING TIMES:  Thurs 6-9pm, Fri, Sat & Sun 11am-6pm

 

FIND US AT:  Studio W11, Cockpit Arts, Northington Street.  London WC1N 2NP

 

Entrance fee:  £5

CHRISTMAS 2016 EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

Christmas 2016 Events & Workshops in our Rugby Street Store

WRAPPING WORKSHOP WITH WRAPSODY

Thursday 17th November, 6-8pm £65

Thornback & Peel will be pairing up with luxury gift wrapping expert Kirsten Westlake of Wrapsody, for a Gift Wrapping Masterclass. Join us to learn her tricks of the trade and elevate your wrapping skills in time for the festive season.  

 

CHRISTMAS SHOPPING EVENT AT THORNBACK & PEEL FEATURING MARBY & ELM

Thursday 1st December, 6pm-8pm Free

Join us for drinks and festive fun at the annual Christmas shopping event on Rugby Street and Lambs Conduit Street.  Eleanor Tattersfield from Marby & Elm will be letter pressing Thornback & Peel Christmas cards with her bright and witty Christmas messages in the shop throughout the evening.

 

WREATH MAKING WORKSHOP WITH GRACE & THORN 

Thursday 8th December, 10am-12noon £85

Grace & Thorn will be joining Thornback & Peel in their Rugby Street store to teach a festive wreath making workshop. Grace & Thorn will show you how to create seasonal wreaths in classic Grace & Thorn style. Concentrating on texture, colour and design. A carefully curated selection of the best of seasonal foliage, decorations and accessories to adorn a pine based wreath will be provided. Join these experts in creating a stylish contemporary wreath which can be used as the perfect welcome for your front door or a stunning centrepiece for your Christmas table.  All you need to bring is yourself and some creativity! 

For further details please contact sales@thornbackandpeel.co.uk

Intern Placement

We are looking for interns for a 2 month placement in our studio and shop. 


One to start immediately and the other to start in November. 


If you're enegetic, enthusiastic and hardworking and would like to join our small, friendly team,

please email emma@thornbackandpeel.co.uk

Summer Open Studios 2016

Join us and over 70 other designer-makers this weekend for Open Studios at Cockpit Arts.


We're bringing back some of your old favourites! Come along and shop some of our most loved archive prints.


DATE:   2nd - 5th June 2016


OPENING TIMES:   Thur 6pm - 9pm, Fri, Sat & Sun 11am - 6pm 


FIND US AT:   Studio W11, Cockpit Arts, Northington Street, London, WC1N 2NP


We look forward to seeing you there!

Screen Printing Workshop

To celebrate the Queen's 90th Birthday, Thornback & Peel will be hosting a very British screen printing workshop on Sunday 12th June as part of The Queen’s Fringe, at their Bloomsbury store.

Learn to screen print and take home two commemorative handkerchiefs, a regal Corgi and a patriotic Union Flag. 


TICKETS: £12

WHERE: 7 Rugby Street, London, WC1N 3QT

Four sessions will be available, each lasting 30 mins

TIMES: 12.30pm – 1pm

            1pm – 1.30pm

            2pm – 2.30pm

            2.30pm – 3.00pm


Numbers are limited, though some drop-in slots will be available on the day. 

To avoid disappointment, please book online here:

http://www.thornbackandpeel.co.uk/workshops/

or call the shop on 02078312878.


The Queen’s Fringe is hosted by the Lambs Conduit Street Traders Association to celebrate her Majesty’s 90th birthday on 12th June from 12-6pm, WC1N. 

Sample Sale 2016

SAMPLE SALE - up to 60% off in store only

7 Rugby Street, London, WC1N 3QT

Our nearest tube stations are Holborn, Chancery Lane and Russell Square.

Fri 22nd April  - 11am - 6pm

Sat 23rd April - 11am - 6pm

Samples, discontinued stock and slight seconds galore!

Tea Towels from £6.50

Aprons from £10

Cushions from £25

*In store only

Once it's gone, it's gone!

Thornback & Peel Apprentice

We are currently hiring an apprentice to assist our central London studio and shop. This post offers an exciting opportunity to join a small, dynamic, creative business.

We are looking for someone who is energetic and hardworking, with good attention to detail. 

The role will be split between working alongside our studio team in Northington Street and working alongside our retail team in our shop based in Rugby Street.  

This is part of Cockpit Arts' Creative Employment Programme.


Click on the link below for more information.

http://cockpitarts.com/about-cockpit-arts/jobs-opportunities/

Closing date for applications is 25th March 2016

Christmas Open Studios 2015

Join us and over 70 other designer-makers this weekend for Open Studios at Cockpit Arts.

Come and shop for one-offs, samples and slight seconds directly from our Studio. 

DATE:   26th - 29th November 2015

OPENING TIMES:   Thur 6pm - 9pm, Fri, Sat & Sun 11am - 6pm 

FIND US AT:   Studio W11, Cockpit Arts, Northington Street, London, WC1N 2NP

We look forward to seeing you there!

Final Christmas Postal Dates

To receive you order in time for Christmas, please see our final posting dates below:

Friday 4th December 2015 - Rest of the World

Monday 7th December 2015 - Europe


Thursday 17th December - UK (2nd Class Tracked & Signed for)

Sunday 20th December - UK (1st Class Tracked & Signed for)

Monday 21st December - UK (Royal Mail Guaranteed delivery)

CLICK & COLLECT - Wed 23rd December 2015 (available the day after the order is placed from 2pm)

Our Rugby Street Shop will closed from Friday 25th December 2015 and will reopen on Monday 4th January 2016. 

Any orders placed during this period will be posted on Monday 4th January 2016.


Have a very merry Christmas!


Best wishes

Thornback & Peel

Christmas Shopping Evening

Please join us for a Christmas drink at

7 Rugby St, London, WC1N 3QT

Wednesday 2nd December 2015


6.00pm - 8.30pm



One-day-only discounts, festive food, mulled wine, music & fun
in London's finest community of shops & restaurants: 12pm - 8.30pm





Rugby St | Lamb's Conduit St | Great Ormond St

Shop Local & Friendly

Grow London

This year Thornback & Peel will be exhibiting at GROW London - The Contemporary Garden Show.

Inspired by stylish European gardening shows, GROW London is a new concept in British gardening events: an urban, boutique show with around 100 carefully selected exhibitors selling an unrivalled mix of plants, furniture and parahernalia in a stunningly styled marquee.


19th - 21st June 2015

11am - 6pm


Hampstead Heath

London

NW3 1TH




Tickets: Begin at £10

To book, please click HERE

Spring Open Studio

Join us and over 70 other designer-makers this weekend for Open Studios at Cockpit Arts.

Come and shop for one-offs, samples and slight seconds directly from our Studio. 

Entry is free and the event includes a pop-up cafe by Hand Made Food and a children's craft workshop. 

8th - 10th May 2015

Opening times: Fri 6pm-9pm, Sat 11am-6pm & Sun 11am-6pm


Find us at: Studio W11, Cockpit Arts, Northington Street, London, WC1N 2NP

OUR SHOP is also open on Saturday & Sunday this weekend. 

We look forward to seeing you there!

The Great Thornback & Peel Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny has come early to Thornback & Peel

and hidden 3 eggs amongst some of our best-selling products in our online shop.

Find all 3 eggs for a chance to WIN a 

Delft Blue Rabbit & Cabbage Cushion

Browse the site to find the eggs hidden amongst our products, then click HERE to enter your answers.

Happy hunting!

Screen Printing Workshop

Come and join us and SOFA.COM for a Screen Printing Workshop at their Chelsea Wharf Showroom.

You will learn how to print Easter cards, napkins and cushion covers.

Arrive 10 minutes before the workshop begins for tea, coffee and cakes!


Wednesday 1st April

10:30 - 12:30pm

Sofa.com - 

Unit 33-35 Chelsea Wharf,

15 Lots Rd, London,

SW10 0QJ 


Tickets: £10

Limited availability. 

To book tickets, please click HERE:


NOW SOLD OUT - Please sign up to our newsletter for information about our future workshops.

Play The Tray Game

To celebrate the launch of our delicious new Jelly & Cake tray we're offering you the chance to WIN one in our Tray Game!


Take a look at the two trays, we have removed 3 objects from tray number 2.

Tell us which objects are missing in the answers boxes HERE.


Competition ends midnight on Mother's Day Sunday 15th March.

One winner will be selected at random after this date.


Happy searching!


*This competition has now ended and the winner will be notified.*

Sample Sale

SAMPLE SALE - up to 60% off in store only

7 Rugby Street, London, WC1N 3QT

Our nearest tube stations are Holborn and Russell Square.

Fri 27th February  - 11am - 6pm

Sat 28th February - 11am - 6pm

Samples, discontinued stock and slight seconds galore!

Napkins from £4.50

Tea Towels from £6.50

Cushions from £25

We're also offering 10% off all non-sale items* including our new SS15 Collection.

*In store only

Once it's gone, it's gone!

Here it is!

Our rabbit's tail was hidding under coaster No.2!

Congratulations to Nicky Clark who will be receiving her set of Rabbit Coasters in the post very shortly. 

Thank you to all who entered our game of Pairs!

FIND OUR RABBIT’S TAIL

WIN a set of four Rabbit coasters by guessing which coaster square our rabbit's tail is hiding under.

To enter the competition on Facebook go to:
http://bit.ly/RabbitCompetition

To enter the competition on Twitter go to @Thornback­_Peel 

FESTIVE SHOPPING EVENING

Lamb's Conduit Street, Rugby Street & Great Ormond Street are holding a Christmas Shopping Event!


Live Music
Discounts
Mulled Wine
Mince Pies 
Marvellous Fun!

Thursday 4th December 2014

6.00pm - 8.30pm






7 Rugby Street 

Bloomsbury 
LONDON 
WC1N 3QT 

Nearest tube: Russell Square or Holborn 

Our Shop is turning 2!

To celebrate our shop’s 2nd birthday we will be hosting a screen-printing workshop.

You will learn how to print grey pigeons and mustard-coloured jellies on to cotton hankies.

Come and enjoy cake and a glass of fizz, plus an exclusive in store discount of 15% off all products on the night

Thursday 16 October 2014.

5.30 – 7.30pm

7 Rugby Street
Bloomsbury
LONDON
WC1N 3QT

Nearest tube: Russell Square or Holborn

Tickets: £10

To book please call our shop on 0207 831 2878 between 11am and 6pm Mon to Sat. 

WIN AN IGGY SOFA

Thornback & Peel have teamed up with Sofa.com to offer you a chance to win this 2 seater Iggy sofa upholstered in our Pears Fabric.

To be in with a chance of winning, simply click below and fill out the form by midnight on Sunday 20th July to be entered into our prize draw. Good luck!

To enter click here.