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New stock arriving soon!

There are lots more beautiful things arriving in store soon, including wall art, ornaments, picture frames, lanterns and beautiful gifts for all tastes.

But for now, here’s a glimpse of what’s available at Shelle’s Chic. Gifts and home accessories start at just £2.50.

Shelle’s Chic
Unit 3, Chilvers Coton Craft Centre
Avenue Road
Nuneaton CV11 4LU
Open Tues-Sat 10-4

 

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Workshops: Chalk Paint for Beginners

Chalk Paint

My Beginners Workshops are just 2.5 hours. Simply bring along a small item of furniture, which you can paint in a colour of your choice and you will learn:

  • All about Vintro Paint and what makes it so versatile and easy to use
  • How the paint behaves on different surfaces
  • The best way to approach specific pieces
  • How to achieve different finishes
  • Handy hints and tips

The sessions take place at my shop at Chilvers Coton Craft Centre, Avenue Road, Nuneaton CV11 4LU. Refreshments are included.

For any more information please contact me on 07776 182079 or email shelleschic@gmail.com

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In Store Now…

It’s been a busy few weeks working on commissions but there are also plenty of lovely pieces in the shop, waiting for a new home! Here are just a few…

Most items are available to buy via my Etsy Store. Smaller items can be reserved and collected from the shop in Nuneaton. Local delivery for smaller items is free of charge.

Dove Round Occasional Table with Three Drawers
Dove Grey Round Occasional Table, £70
Pink Grey and White Drawers at Shelles Chic
Coral, Grey and White Chest of Drawers, £125
Insta White Shabby Chic Cabinet
Pearl White French Style Display Cabinet, £95
Pebble Coffee Table Shelle's Chic
Pebble Two Tier Coffee Table, £40
Flamingo Bedside Table
Orchid and Flamingos Bedside Table, £20
Sage Vintage Tea Trolley Shelle's Chic
Sage Green Vintage Tea Trolley £95
Vintro Chalk Paint Nightfall Chest of Drawers at Shelle's Chic
Nightfall Blue and Gold Large Vintage Chest of Drawers, £175

 

Shelle’s Chic
Unit 3, Chilvers Coton Craft Centre
Avenue Road
Nuneaton
Warwickshire
CV11 4LU
Opening Hours: Tuesday to Saturday, 10-4
T: 07776 182079
E: shelleschic@gmail.com
facebook.com/shelleschic
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Grand Opening – 2!

I’ve just spent two days enjoying a well-earned break… after opening a new shop!

My first shop – as many of you will know – was TINY. So when I had the opportunity to rent a larger unit at the Craft Centre, I grabbed it with both hands.

Here are some photos of the new Shelle’s Chic, which opened on Saturday 18th March and has lots more furniture, home accessories and of course paint!

If you’re local to Warwickshire or passing Nuneaton, please do pop in! The address is:

Unit 3, Chilvers Coton Craft Centre, Avenue Road, Nuneaton CV11 4LU

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Copper Craze

The copper craze continues and I am still very much in love with it! Lots of copper or rose gold in furniture, homeware, lighting, jewellery and fashion.

Companies like Made.com and Oliver Bonas, both of which I am a huge fan, boast fantastic ranges of all of the above. The furniture has a strong Scandinavian influence with clean lines, spindly legs and either very bold or muted colours.

I’ve taken influence from this and combined a pastel pink and some copper spray paint to upcycle this little old unloved coffee table. I hope you like it!

 

This item is available to buy in-store only.
Click here to see furniture available to by online.
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A Good Start

I’m happy to report that since opening my shop I have been too busy to write any updates!

But after three weeks, I thought it was about time, so here I am.

I won’t lie, August was not the best month to open a shop. It’s holiday season, the Craft Centre is next door to a primary school and relies a great deal on footfall from mums and dads. Additionally our café has been closed for two weeks for a refurbishment.

However.

School holidays are almost over AND the café reopened on Thursday last week. After a fantastic first day – the sun shone and the terrace was full of people enjoying a drink under dazzling blue skies – the girls were actually turning people away on the Friday, because there were no free tables!

Rhubarb3
Some cyclists were among Rhubarb & Mustard’s first customers.

We’re thrilled to bits for them and needless to say, this can only have a positive effect on our businesses.

In the meantime, I’ve had several commissions and paint sales aren’t bad, considering not many people know I’m here yet!

Amethyst Barley Twist Table C
A beautiful Barley Twist table, commissioned by a customer who wanted something small and lilac for her lounge!

There are several fantastic second hand furniture shops in Nuneaton and surrounding areas, and a couple of the shop managers have been telling their customers about me, which is brilliant.

My shop is pretty tiny so I’m also building up stocks of smaller items. It’s the perfect way of having a play with different colours, plus gift-buying season is just around the corner… (I refuse to mention the C word just yet 😉

Blue Jewellery Box
A pretty little vintage style jewellery box painted in ‘Morocco’ with flowers in ‘Olivia’.

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