2015 Craft Fair – Stall applications closing soon!

A reminder that applications for stalls at the Blue Belles 2015 Craft Fair are closing soon. If you’re interested, you will need to get your application in by the 5th of October.

Please see here for further information and how to apply.

Even if you’re not keen for a stall, we hope to see you on the 28th of November for lots of homemade crafts (perfect Christmas shopping opportunity!) and delicious cakes and treats.

Roll up, roll up! Our 2015 Craft Fair is coming soon!

We are delighted to announce that our 2015 Craft Fair will be held on Saturday the 28th of November at St Andrew’s Street Baptist Church in Cambridge.

There will be crafts for sale, tea, delicious cakes and baked goodies galore!

If you’re a member of a WI and fancy a stall see here for details and an application form.

We look forward to seeing you there.

For any questions, drop us a line at cambluebellescraftfair@gmail.com. 
 

Women’s Mental Health Awareness Week Talk – 13th May – 19:00 – 21:00

CAMBRIDGE
BLUEBELLES WI
Present…

Women’s Mental Health Awareness Week Talk


  13th May 2015 – 19:00 to 21:00.
St. Andrew’s Church, 43 St Andrew’s Street 

SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER! 

Medical Director from Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust, Dr Chess Denman, who will deliver an engaging talk on Common Mental Health Issues in Women – Treatment and Prevention, followed by a Q&A.

In tandem with the Mental Health Foundation’s Mental Health Awareness week, this event is free of charge and is open to women only. Cambridge Blue Belles WI will be running a tea and cake stall as a group fundraiser. Tickets are issued on a first come, first serve basis.
A wealth of information will be available on the night concerning local charities who specialise in providing mental health support to women in Cambridgeshire.
We look forward to welcoming you to help further understanding of women with mental health issues and in turn, eliminate social stigma.

 

Our Debut Craft Fair – In Full Photos

Well what a day we had! The Cambridge Blue Belles lovingly hosted WIs from all over the country at our debut craft fair yesterday at St. Andrew’s Baptist Church in Cambridge.
Honourary Belle Caetlin helped decorate a beautiful MASSIVE sign to direct shoppers to the venue!

Vegan sugar cookies in dinosaur & heart shapes with chocolate chip neighbours – also of the vegan variety!
Armed with a kitchen full of homemade cake in all varieties (gluten free and vegan too – divine!), and kettle on the permanent boil, we opened our doors to welcome the eager Christmas shopping masses promptly at 10:30. We were overjoyed to welcome so many visitors from WIs who were passing through the city with their families and friends in tow. 
Bures WI (Suffolk East Fed), had homemade hats & aprons aplenty on their fab stall!

Laura P and Clare (Cam City WI) checking out Boo’s Attics gorgeous wools in every texture and colour!

Mel (Blue Belle & LadyBird), wowed all with her gorgeous handmade jewelry & greetings cards!
Shoppers and stall holders alike commented on the great vibe that was floating its way around the room as all present chatted, swapping stories and holiday cheer in equal amounts!
Milton WI brought sweet things and lovely mini Christmas trees to sell

Orwell WI had everything sparkly with necklaces and bracelets galore!

Girton WI had socks handcrafted from angora to suit sports, hiking or leisure – something for everyone!
We’re delighted to report that we took a vow yesterday to make our Craft Fair an Annual affair – so get your diaries ready for the same again next year – a Craft Fair fit for a centenary!
Ruth (Cam City) posing beside our beloved Denman sign!
Looking forward to welcoming all again in 364 days time – let the homemade frolics and preparations begin!

Craft Fair a Go Go – This Saturday!

We’re counting down the minutes until our FABULOUS craft fair kicks off this Saturday 29th November, 10:30 – 15:30 at St. Andrew’s Street Baptist Church, 43 St. Andrew’s St in Cambridge! We’ve got home made cakes, cookies and everything in between to keep your taste buds fueled for a fab shop amongst the gorgeous homemade gifts on offer – all made by fellow WI members!

Come and join in the buzz! We look forward to rolling out the Cambridge blue carpet for you!

Blue Belles Craft Fair 2014

 

We are are thrilled to be hosting a Craft Fair on Saturday 29th November, 2014 – 10:30 – 15:30 in the Upper Hall, St. Andrew’s Street Baptist Church, 43 St. Andrew’s Street Cambridge. Come one, come all – bring your Christmas lists and love for home baked cakes!
Why not help promote the day by downloading a copy of the fab flyer and sharing it with the world?!