"...The map is truly lovely, and is the perfect keepsake I wanted for my daughter for her upcoming wedding. You create the most beautiful work and your idea of maps is truly wonderful. I am sure I will be back to you for another in the future."
- Buyer of a hand embroidered map.
"Alex made a beautiful set of 4 coasters with very specific areas that I requested. My parents were thrilled to get them for Christmas! A very special unique gift! ( very responsive and quick service too!)."
- Buyer of a set of custom map coasters
"This was a present for a relative's significant birthday - an embroidered map of the part of Ireland where he grew up. Alex's communication was brilliant throughout and the finished piece was just what we wanted. Our relative was delighted!"
- Buyer of an embroidered quilted map.
from the earth
A collection of jewellery and gifts utilising natural and foraged materials, homegrown and homespun linen and sustainable materials like British wool and hemp.
Using both materials that are native to Britain and have been used for thousands of years as well as plants considered weeds like dandelion and bindweed.
F R A G M E N T S
Inspired by the London foreshore, mudlarking and treasure hunting in old rubbish dumps. Seeking out tiny works of art in the unexpected and unwanted.
Fragments takes influence from historic found ceramic sherds found over Lockdown and turns them into jewellery and accessories with natural dye ink hand-painted silk, lino printed preloved fabrics and industry waste yarns.
Custom artwork and interior textiles using vintage Ordnance Survey maps and embroidery using sustainable fabrics.
Machine embroidered and hand embroidered jewellery and patches made with recycled fabrics from only £5
*BRAND NEW NATURAL DYE KITS* Naturally dyed scrunchies and scarves made from silk, linen, cotton and wool.
"I approached the Alex Vincent stand at a recent Best Of Bucks Exhibition and was very impressed by the products and his sustainable embroidery . I returned to the stand later in the afternoon and enquired about having a face mask made to my design . The mask arrived very promptly and is quite perfect! Highly recommended!" - P.B. 2020