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Creative kits and supplies

Here you will find all our creative kits, subscription boxes and the supplies for creative projects.

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A6 Travel JournalA6 Travel JournalOur price: £7.00Or just £3.88 for our members!View Record ideas and thoughts on the move with this beautifully bound A6 journal with alternate white / lined paper.Beeswax - extra suppliesBeeswax - extra suppliesOur price: From £6.20Or just £3.10 for our members!ViewExtra beeswax for all your projects.Candle wicks and glue dotsCandle wicks and glue dotsOur price: £5.00Or just £2.50 for our members!View 6 pre waxed candle wicks 80mm and 6 glue dots
Copper leaf labels suppliesCopper leaf labels suppliesOur price: From £6.50Or just £2.80 for our members!ViewSupplies to help you create the copper labels in the Creating a Joyful Life Winter 2018 magazine.Available in:Draw your own Watercolour Meadow Gift BoxDraw your own Watercolour Meadow Gift BoxOur price: £35.00Or just £25.00 for our members!View"It totally inspired me to paint again and also to look carefully at our garden which is full of things to sketch and paint!" - Lynn WilkinsDried Calendula FlowersDried Calendula FlowersOur price: £3.10Or just £1.52 for our members!View 15g dried Calendula flowers for making calendula oil and balm.
Eco Beauty knitting KitEco Beauty knitting KitOur price: £18.50Or just £10.50 for our members!ViewLearn to knit your own cotton facecloths and make up removing pads with this simple but useful knitting kit. Embroidery supplies for cactus designEmbroidery supplies for cactus designOur price: £9.99Or just £4.05 for our members!ViewThis contains Saral wax free paper - this amazing reusable transfer paper doesn't smudge, and yet easily washes out at the end of a project. Grow your own Calendula Balm KitGrow your own Calendula Balm KitOur price: £17.50Or just £8.60 for our members!ViewThis kit contains ingredients to grow and make your own calendula balms and oils. Calendula is naturally soothing and useful for maintaining healthy skin and treating minor stings, blemishes and grazes.
Kraft cover Notebooks pack of 5Kraft cover Notebooks pack of 5Our price: £5.00Or just £2.50 for our members!View We are getting rid of these Kraft notebooks at an amazing price.Learn to make notebooks. Studio box - Quarterly subscription boxLearn to make notebooks. Studio box - Quarterly subscription boxOur price: From £25.00Or just £18.00 for our members!ViewCreating these subscription boxes has become a real passion project for me - I believe that making things, being creative, being in tune with the seasons, are all so important in living the best lives possible.Snapdragon Studio Box is our quarterly subscription box - this is box 7 and it contains everything that you need to learn to make and decorate little soft back notebooks. There are 4 different notebooks in the box, along with enough paper to adapt them or make several more.Make your own beeswax wraps kitMake your own beeswax wraps kitOur price: £38.00Or just £27.00 for our members!View We have put this kit together for anyone who is trying to use less single use plastic in your life.
Make your own candles kitMake your own candles kitOur price: £35.00Or just £25.00 for our members!ViewSnapdragon Life is all about helping people try new things and acquire new skills. We have put this kit together for anyone who would like to try their hand at making their own essential oil scented candles.Make your own flower pressMake your own flower pressOur price: £35.00Or just £25.00 for our members!View Make and decorate your own flower press with this unique kit which contains everything you need, along with simple instruction cards.Soy Wax suppliesSoy Wax suppliesOur price: £4.00Or just £2.00 for our members!View100% high quality soy wax pellets from sustainable US source.
Summer Dahlias Fabric by lengthSummer Dahlias Fabric by lengthOur price: £10.35Or just £5.16 for our members!ViewAn exclusive cotton poplin fabric with a dahlia design from Jane's watercolours.Watercolour Postcard PadWatercolour Postcard PadOur price: £5.00Or just £3.00 for our members!ViewCreate your own postcards.
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Snapdragon social

Later this morning I am going to be talking about change and business at The Good Life Experience⁠⠀
The working title for my talk is '5 things I've learned from trashing my business' and its a pretty honest account of what the last 2 and a half years have meant to me.⁠⠀
The talk is 11.30 in the drawing room of Hawarden Castle - do let me know if you are here and able to come and say
We are promised an Indian summer this weekend - sunshine through seedheads, cool evenings wrapped in blankets.⁠⠀
I am very glad as we are off to camp at The Good Life Experience tonight - four days of amazing food, ideas, creativity and dogs (ours are staying at home so I am at liberty to fuss everyone else's)⁠⠀
What are you doing this weekend?
I've always been drawn to women who create homes that feel welcoming.  I believe it is a wonderful skill to welcome people in, to have them relax, to talk properly, to feel safe and listened to. ⠀
Some of the homes where I've pulled up a chair have been calm and considered, perfect curated spaces that seem to slow down time, others have been full, layered, with piles of things going on and a whirlwind of noise.  I love both.⁠⠀
My own house veers wildly between the two - occasionally calm and spacious (a friend remarked yesterday how much bigger the kitchen seemed now that I actually have shelves for stuff), more often caught mid-project with piles of books and fabric everywhere.⁠⠀
What about you?⁠⠀
This week I am meant to be doing a bit of a recruitment drive for Snapdragon Studio Membership - the price goes up from £10 a month to £15 a month for anyone who joins after 18th September. ⁠⠀
For anyone who is a member by 18th we are freezing the monthly membership at £10 until the beginning of 2021.⁠⠀
So if you fancy discounts (these Autumn apothecary jar essential oil soy candles are only £6.13 for our Studio Members for example), a year long Grow Your Own Cut Flowers online course, my Tuesday emails with essays, nature notes, free downloads, as well as a hard copy magazine . . . . well this would be a very good week to join!⁠⠀
You also get a welcome pack lovingly put together by Valerie.
I fear that this may be the last properly flowery windowsill from the garden - frosts are hovering around the edges. 
One morning soon I shall wake up to a soggy, collapsed and blackened garden and I’ll be hunting in the sheltered corners for undamaged flowers and praising the robustness of sedums. 
But in the meantime I’ll feast on the delicacy of cosmos purity and the single dark, sugar spangled, scabious.
Do you buy new or second hand? Oxfam’s campaign #secondhandseptember is really about clothes but it got me thinking about buying generally - and the way we've put together our home.⁠⠀
I grew up in a house of antique dealers - my Mum had a market stall, and then a shop, which my brother continues with today - so buying second hand has always been the default.⁠⠀
We also moved into a 1980s bungalow instead of the old property I had dreamed of and deliberately added in layers of history with reclaimed doors and furniture and floors.⁠ I think that the only new things we have bought may be the beds. ⠀
This dresser was from Glasgow Architectural Salvage Yard - it was originally in a primary school (which is why it has wonderful chipped and jammy red gloss paint and a strip of plastic bumper tape on the corners!)⁠⠀
I particularly love the curve of the shelves - they look like they have put in a lot of hard work.
How do you feel about dinner plate dahlias?  I've really struggled to enjoy them - the lollipop-on-stick look of them, the way the stems aren't long enough to make a balanced arrangement without plastic cones.⁠ The way that they collapse inelegantly as they age. ⠀
Last year I dug them all out and gave them to @Katgoldin to feed her goats.  This year I accidentally ordered a whole load more.⁠⠀
I've solved the problem by cutting them short and propping them about the place. ⁠⠀
This is Dahlia Islander in an early C19th rose lustre cup - lounging on a dresser shelf by my Great Grandmother's tea set.⁠⠀
(It also means you can't see the way the back petals go scruffy before the rest of the flower)
What have been your favourite flowers from this year?

I’m making a list so that I remember what I loved, what I want to make sure I plant for next year.

There is also a list of plants I found disappointing - so that I remember to walk on by and ignore the hype. 
What would be on your lists?

About Snapdragon

At Snapdragon we gently guide you through bringing the changing seasons into your daily life, helping you slow down, so that you can experience increased well being, calm and creativity.

Through our communities, both free and paid for, through Jane's writing on the blog, through carefully hand crafted gifts and activity kits, and through our online and in-person workshops we aim to bring people back in touch with the rhythms of a seasonal life.

Learn more about why here