Time for you to pick a typeselfie winner

We had a fantastic response to our #typeselfie competition which closed earlier this week. There were some really creative images, with some people so inspired they entered many times! It took a while, but we’ve whittled down the entries to a shortlist of four, and now it’s over to you to pick a winner. There’s no […]

Let’s get personal with personalised artwork

Someone once asked me who the target market for Northern Letters was. I thought about it briefly and said, “People with letters in their name.” Although I abandoned my application for The Apprentice shortly after making this insightful marketing analysis, thinking about it going forward on reflection (maybe I could apply after all) it’s probably not far wrong. […]

Manchester Markets - Northern Letters Altrincham Market

My Crate Weekend of Manchester Markets…

As discussed in my previous, hilariously titled post Manchester Markets Mega M’weekend, I’m going to be taking Northern Letters to a lot more Manchester Markets (and beyond) this year. So last weekend I started as I mean to go on – with two markets in as many days. The new weekly Saturday Levy Market and the […]

Manchester Markets with Northern Letters

Manchester Markets Mega M’weekend

Yes I know that isn’t a word, but you gotta love a little ‘lliteration. Oh dear. Back in the real world, I’m going to talk about markets – Manchester Markets, local markets, little markets, creative markets, urban markets and er.. other markets! My Manchester Markets Epiphany When I started Northern Letters, I naively assumed it […]

WARNING: Avoid unoriginal presents this year & save 25% on unique christmas presents…

With Christmas fast approaching it’s easy to settle for unoriginal presents that often come encased in unecessary plastic that forms a ‘gift set’. Rise above festive mediocrity and get them unique Christmas presents this year from our unique Manchester inspired range of art and homewares. For one week only as a reward for your originality, […]

A Wet Weekend at The Urban Market

We spent Saturday running our stall for the second time ever at The Urban Market in Greengate Square, Salford. This is a market full of some great traders of food, drink, furniture, art, crafts and homewares that has yet to be discovered by the hoards of weekend shoppers who are unknowlingly just a few short […]

Christmas Cards coming soon…

Well that time of year has come round again, when you have to think about writing envelopes, sticking on stamps and seeing who’s on your list! Why not send cards with a little local flavour this year? Our new range of Christmas cards are currently being produced and will be making their debut at the […]