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Jenny Suarez Video

Recently one of our lovely customers made a gorgeous video of some of her favourite pieces from the shop.  She's chosen the pieces that fit perfectly in her life and with her love of slow living and appreciation nature. The video features ceramics by Studio Arhoj & Quartier Ceramics, picture frame by Moebe, flower press by Studio Wald and necklace by Dowse.    Thanks so much to Jenny for her time spent on creating such a lovely video and for sharing with us.  You can see other content she's created at JennandCherries

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Shopkeeper Spotlight by 91 Magazine

We were very pleased to be interviewed by interiors magazine 91 Magazine. We talked about the origins of the shop and what I love about running an independent shop and studio.  Head over to 91 Magazine to see the full interview and the beautiful photos by Emma Croman.      See the rest of the interview over at 91Magazine

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Video blog from Shop Unique

We recently had a visit on from a new You Tube channel Shop Unique, that focusses on and supports independent shops.  I spoke with them about what we love about what we do here at Dowse and why I feel independent shops are a vital part of Brighton.       

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Meet the Maker - Liam Owen

We had the pleasure of working with ceramicist Liam Owen on a limited edition range of pen pots. Two designs, Fruity & Minty - named as such because their delicious glazes.  Liam was kind enough to take some time to tell us a bit about himself, his process and inspiration for his work.  Liam - I am a London based ceramicist who studied Ceramics at Glasgow School of Art, graduating in 1997. Twenty years later I am still in love with this beautiful material. I currently produce wares on commission and sell in a small collection of stores across the UK. Tell us...

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Feature on iswaslondon.com

We recently had a visit from photographer & travel writer Claire Menary, who took some lovely photos for her site www.iswas.london "A cute art studio and shop, Dowse showcases owner Susannah's own designs along with other like-minded creatives. Quirky books, graphic prints, jewellery, stationery and ceramics were all on offer here and my eyes couldn't help but dart from one corner to the next and right back again. It's the kind of store you spend a while in, just making sure you've seen absolutely positively everything before making your crucial decision of what to buy. I could not resist each picking up...

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