Squiggly Sue Designs


  quirky, contemporary, personalised collages

2019 Events

I'm hoping to stand at lots and lots of lovely events this year and will update this page as they are confirmed so please keep checking back and if you come along to any of them please do pop in and say hello!

Derbyshire County Show                                        Sunday 23rd June 2019

The Showground

Borrowash Road

Elvaston DE72 3EP

This is the 139th year of this great family show and its returning to it's 'spiritual home' in Elvaston.  I will be in the Craft Marquee there is also a Food Fayre, Retail Marquee, magnificent Livestock, Showjumping, Companion Dog Show with 15 novelty classes including Adorable Adult, Cutest Puppy and Large & Lovely, Countryside area, Vintage and lots more.

Tickets available now online at  https://derbyshirecountyshow.org.uk/

Vintage and Handmade Festival                             Sunday 30th June 2019

Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre

& Country Park

Sutton Cheney

Nuneaton CV13 0AD

This a new venue for Curly Magpie and I'm excited to stand at such a historial setting. The centre tells the dramatic story of the Battle of Bosworth on 22nd August 1485, which marked a major turning point in English history.

Ashby Show                                                      Sunday 14th July 2019

Cattows Farm
Normanton Lane

This the 105th Ashby Show is a new one for me and I'm really looking forward to having a stand in the craft marquee.

Curly Magpie Summer Market                            Sunday 25th August

The 1620's House and Garden

Manor Road


Leicestershire LE67 2FW

This is a lovely venue and a great opportunity to view lots of traders outside in such a beautiful setting.

Whittington Countryside and Craft Fair                 Saturday 7th September

Bit End Field


Another lovely family country show with lots of exciting attractions for all the family.

Winter Artisan Market                        13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th November  Haddon Hall                                      12th November VIP evening


Derbyshire DE45 1LA

Back to the exquisite Tudor mansion of Haddon Hall for this outstanding Artisan Market full of goodies for Christmas. 

Please note: I will only be at the market on Friday 15th, Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th although there will plenty of other traders there for the full five days and an exclusive VIP evening on the 12th November.


Curly Magpie Christmas Gift Market    Fri 29th November 5pm - 8pm

Calke Abbey                                    Sat 30th November 11am - 5pm

The Riding School                            Sun 1st December 11am - 5pm

Ticknall                                           Sat 7th December 11am - 5pm

Derbyshire                                      Sun 8th December 11am - 5pm

The perfect Christmas Gift Markets set in the ground of the stunning Calke Abbey during its '12 day of Christmas celebrations'.  Shop some stunning and unique gifts at the market, see the house lit up in festive lights, follow a magical lantern-lit trail up to the church and explore the colourful Christmas tunnels. The usual National Truest entry fees apply. FREE entry to The Rising School.

The Showground Elvaston DE72 3EP
CV13 0AD
LE67 2TD
the 1620s house LE67 2FW
Haddon Hall DE45 1LA
calke abbey derbyshire