10 Fun Space Facts with Lucy from Eclectic Eccentricity

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Eclectic Eccentricity are one of our ‘oldest’ designers at Hannah Zakari and we’ve been stocking their beautiful jewellery since 2008. We love their inspired designs, but also loved that Lucy gave up a career in Astrophysics to pursue her jewellery making dream!

We asked Lucy to contribute 10 fun space facts to include in our birthday zine and here’s the extended version of her facts!

I Just Need Some Space, Man.

I Just Need Some Space, Man.

There are 10 times more stars in the visible universe than there are grains of sand on all of Earth’s beaches and deserts. At the other end of the scale, a single grain of sand has more atoms than there are stars in the visible universe.

Venus has a longer day than it does a year – it completes one orbit of the Sun in less time than it takes to complete one full rotation on its axis. Venus is also the only planet within our solar system to rotate on its axis in a clockwise motion, known as a retrograde rotation.

The sun doesn’t actually burn (which would require oxygen); instead it glows. Heat is generated by a nuclear reaction where hydrogen is fused into helium. It’s going at quite the rate with the core releasing the equivalent of 100 billion nuclear bombs every second.

The universe is 13.8 billion years old. To put that into perspective, if all of time until now was represented as one year with the Big Bang occurring at midnight on January 1st, then humans would only show up to the party at 10.30pm on December 31st.

Looking up at the stars is like looking back in time – due to the time it takes for their light to reach us, what we’re actually seeing is what the object looked like hundreds or thousands of years ago. The most famous example is the ‘Pillars of Creation’ image of the Eagle nebula, photographed by Hubble back in 1995. These beautiful gas clouds were actually destroyed by a supernova approximately 6000 years ago, but it will take another 1000 years for us to see this destruction take place.

Despite what Stars Wars would have you believe, traveling through an asteroid field is actually quite safe. Our asteroid belt, located between Mars and Jupiter, has a total combined mass of only 4% the mass of the Moon; in fact of that total mass, most is made up of just four asteroids with the remainder being tiny tennis ball sized meteroids which are hundreds of thousands of miles apart. Even the four large asteroids (Ceres, Vesta, Pallas, and Hygiea) will only have, on average, one collision every ten million years.

There is a diamond star called ‘Lucy’ (or more technically, BPM 37093, a collapsed star located 50 light years from Earth). Discovered in 2004, the star is 10 billion trillion trillion carats and is 4,000km across.

Despite venturing to the Moon, the Apollo 11 astronauts still had to clear customs upon their return to Earth. Arriving at Honolulu airport, they declared Moon rock and Moon dust samples as their cargo and listed their departure point as the Moon.

There is no such thing as a ‘dark side of the moon’. Due to tidal locking, the moon rotates on its axis in roughly the same time as it takes to complete an orbit of the Earth. Because of this, we always see the same side of the moon pointing towards us. However, the side we don’t see will still receive sunlight – it’s not a cold barren place after all!

Our galaxy, the Milky Way, is on a collision course with our cosmic neighbour, the Andromeda galaxy. Although we’re speeding towards each other at 402,000 km an hour we don’t have to worry about our meet up for another 4 billion years. Even then, due to the distances between stars within each galaxy, very few will actually collide so statistically speaking, we’re quite safe.

If you’d like a copy of the zine to see Lucy’s illustrated contribution and all the other wonderful stuff, you can find out how to get your mitts on one here.

We’ll have in interview with coming up very soon indeed so keep your peepers peeled!

Rachael x

Birthday Interviews Pt 2: Kate Broughton

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Next up in our birthday zine contributors interview is Kate Broughton (the Kates are good at speedy replies!)

Kate adapted one of our favourite illustrations, The Classic Cocktails, into a special HZ cocktail crawl version – how cool is that! We asked Kate 10 questions and here’s what she replied…

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Did you have a childhood career ambition?
My dad used to be an art lecturer and sometimes when I was off school I would go into work with him, my older sister and brother both did art degrees too, so all I ever wanted to be was an art student, I never even thought beyond that.

What is your favourite colour? Does this impact your designs at all?
Green is my favourite colour, it features in my designs quite a bit. Depending on what I’m working on I go through phases of other colours but I always seem to come back to green.

If you could go on holiday anywhere tomorrow where would it be?

I’ve always wanted to go to Japan. My brother is living in South Korea at the moment so sometime in the next couple of years we’re going to do a trip over and visit Japan too, I can’t wait!

What is the best place to visit in the town/city you live?

This year I moved back to my home town of Otley, in West Yorkshire, there are loads of nice pubs worth a visit, but my favourite place of all is the top of the Chevin (a big hill on one side of the town), the views are lovely.

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Chevin

Tea or coffee?
Coffee!! An espresso always makes me feel like I’m on holiday!

If you weren’t doing this for a living what would you like to do?
I would love to work with wildlife, maybe on a nature reserve or something.

What music/radio etc do you listen to when you’re working?
I share a studio at home with my boyfriend and we usually listen to 6 music, it stops us from fighting over what to play next.

Who is your biggest artistic inspiration?

My dad, he’s an illustrator and he does very detailed pen drawings, mainly of gardens/landscapes. He draws constantly, he’s got piles and piles of full sketchbooks and now he draws on his iPad too!

Do you have a favourite feel good film of all time. What is it?
Ooh I really don’t think I could choose just one, here’s three instead: Labyrinth, Dazed and Confused and The Life Aquatic.

Cats or dogs?
Cats, definitely cats, I grew up with them and I really really want to get one (or two) but we’re not allowed them in our rented house :(

Thanks Kate B! You can visit Kate online at www.katebroughton.co.uk or at the HZ Webshoppe.

Birthday interviews… Pt 1: Kate Rowland

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Ooh, so today is the the day that Hannah Zakari officially turns 10 years old, how exciting! By now some of you have a copy of our zine, and if you don’t that link tells you how to get one just by emailing us!

In addition to contributing to the zine some of our brilliant designers and friends have done a little interview with us – 10 questions, natch – and we’ll be sharing them with you over the next week or so. We’re starting off with the fab Kate Rowland who did a wonderful illustration of her top 10 party guests for the zine…

Kate in her studio.

Did you have a childhood career ambition?

I wanted to be an archaeologist (Indiana Jones) or a pilot in the RAF. I actually went to air cadets for a few years before I realised it wasn’t for me!

If you could go on holiday anywhere tomorrow where would it be?

I have big dreams of a trip around Japan (this is mostly due to my love of their food, the beautiful landscapes and reading Haruki Murakami novels). 

Tea or coffee?

Peppermint tea!

If you weren’t doing this for a living what would you like to do?

I’ve always thought that being in the police would be interesting and challenging. I can’t imagine not drawing or making anything though.

What’s your best fashion tip for a timeless look?

I’m definitely not one for fashion tips (most of my friends would agree!) so I’d say – don’t worry about fashion or trend, just wear whatever makes you happy. Happiness is timeless!

What music/radio etc do you listen to when you’re working?

Most days I listen to BBC6 Music as it’s relaxed, interesting and I like that it’s not playlisted. I don’t have one favourite artist (I’m too indecisive), but my sister recently recommended Paul Thomas Saunders, and his album ‘Beautiful Desolation’ is dreamy.

Who is your biggest artistic inspiration?

It must sound odd, but I don’t really have a favourite artist or creative. I tend to be more inspired by my other interests than looking within the creative world. I’ve been reading about Beryl Burton recently, who was a champion road cyclist around the 1960s. She was an amazing woman! 

Do you have a favourite feel good film of all time. What is it?

Fantasic Mr Fox (directed by Wes Anderson). The filmic style makes me feel like a child again; I love how it looks so tangible, like you could step right into the set. 

Cats or dogs?

Cats. They are so chilled out.

Thanks Kate!

 You can visit Kate online at www.katerowland.co.uk or at the HZ Webshoppe.

Our 10th Birthday Zine!

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Wowee!  Can hardly believe that it’s been a 10 whole years ago that I started Hannah Zakari from my spare room in Glasgow! But how to celebrate this momentous occasion, I asked myself?! It seemed like a new zine was the obvious solution, so that’s what we’ve done.

The zine is free to all of our wonderful customers far and wide! All you need to do is email me – rachael@hz.co.uk – with the subject line ‘Happy Birthday’ let me know your name and address and I shall pop one in the post to you asap.

The zine includes some fun party activities and  I’d love to know your thoughts via Twitter and Instagram with the hashtag #10thbirthdayzine. Here’s a sneak peek at what you’ll find inside…

Pretty confetti front cover!

Pretty confetti front cover!

 

10 friends/designers/illustrators have taken part!

10 friends/designers/illustrators have taken part!

 

HZ Shoppe Girl Steph has written about her 10 favourite party foods. Illustrated perfectly by Gemma Correll.

HZ Shoppe Girl Steph has written about her 10 favourite party foods. Illustrated perfectly by Gemma Correll.

 

There's an awesome illustrated Cocktail Crawl you can take part in!

There’s an awesome illustrated Cocktail Crawl you can take part in!

 

The awesome peeps at I AM Acrylic have created a cut out and keep 'Hannah Zakari World' - how cool is that?!

The awesome peeps at I Am Acrylic have created a cut out and keep ‘Hannah Zakari World’ – how cool is that?!

 

Lucy from Eclectic Eccentricity tells us her top 10 fun space facts!

Lucy from Eclectic Eccentricity tells us her top 10 fun space facts!

 

Leona from Lucky Dip Club has some cute budgies to decorate your cakes!

Leona from Lucky Dip Club has some cute budgies to decorate your cakes!

And so much more!!!

This 10th birthday zine is full of stuff from some of our ‘oldest’ friends and designers, previous collaborators and lovely friends. Thank you to all of them for taking part, you rock!

Love to you all!

Rachael xx

Cozy Autumn Days

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Hi friends!

As is customary for me when the cold blustery days of autumn are fast approaching, I have begun mentally planning my long, holed-up indoor days, and, as usual, they look glorious from where I’m sitting. I just got a cat (I know!!!) and I can think of nothing better than staying on the couch all day long crafting with her purring by my side and a steamy cup of peppermint tea. But wait- oh no… because I spend all my time fantasizing about sitting on the couch, and none of it actually preparing for said sitting, it looks like I have no peppermint tea left!! Guess I have to run to the shop and stock up to make this day a reality. No big deal, I might have to go outside, but that doesn’t mean I can’t brag about my Stay Home Club membership while I’m out! ;) Proud craft nerds unite.

 

polyvoreYou And Me And The Cat Print by Ashley G, Pom Pom Hat by Hilary Grant, Unexpected Item Tote by Totes Amazed, Crafty Badges by Kate Broughton, Stay Home Club Pullover by Stay Home Club

All available in our online shoppe!

Interview with Olivia Mew, Stay Home Club.

Posted on by in At the HZ Shoppe..., Designer Interviews, Everything Else, Fashion & Styling, HZ Oufits, Inspiration, Lifestyle, New Collections and Designers, News.

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Cancel all your plans, draw the curtains, put on your slippers and make a cup of tea. We spoke to Olivia Mew, illustrator, designer and founder of Stay Home Club…

Can you tell us a bit about your background? Have you always been creative?

I’ve always preferred to hole up and doodle rather than, say, play team sports. So yes, I guess so!

 

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Olivia’s illustration unites grumpy-faced girls everywhere!

What inspires you creatively?

You know when Matthew McConaughey made that dumb Oscars speech about how his future self was his hero? Well, in a similarly douchey way, my past (teenaged, angst-ridden) self is kind of my creative inspiration. 

We love that we stock designers from all over the world. How  does your location relate to your work and lifestyle?

Montreal remains quite an inexpensive city to live in, so that certainly relates to my lifestyle. If I lived in New York City I would probably have to have a million roommates. I’m also surrounded by some pretty incredible pals, many of whom are self employed and constantly motivate me. The low rent prices here definitely attract a lot of talented people who are determined to make a go of it.

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Stay Home Club Pennant.

What is an average working day like for you?

I’m lucky enough to have two “jobs” – freelance illustration and running Stay Home Club. So I get to switch it up between admin work for the site, order packing, etc and long days of drawing. 

How important is collaboration and a sense of community to yourself and to Stay at Home Club?

The pseudo community that has built itself around Stay Home Club has amazed and delighted me. As a bit of a solitary person, I’ve never been too interested in that kind of thing, but through SHC I’ve come into contact with so many like-minded people and it makes me so happy. So at this point it’s quite important!

How do you like to spend your time when you’re not working? 

Floppin’.

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Part of team SHC, floppin’ in a SHC jersey.

SHC has developed a bit of a cult following around the world – are you surprised by the amount of people who wish to celebrate being anti-social and grumpy?!

I’m flattered that you think we have a cult following! It has totally surprised me how many people *totally* get it. None of us knew the others existed before because we weren’t going out and meeting each other!

What makes you most disgruntled?

Canada Post. 

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Set of Wrapping Paper with Dsigruntled Face. £7.00.

 

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Disgruntled Tee. £20.

We heard a rumour that you’re planning on eating pizza at your forthcoming wedding? We love this – tell us more..!

Indeed! Pizza buffet, doughnuts for dessert. What more is there to say?!

If you had to choose between only cats or only pizza – which would it be?

This is an impossible choice. I’ll have to choose death.

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Stay Home Tee. £23.

Is there a design or an item that you’ve made that you’re most proud of?

I wear various items emblazoned with “Awful” the most. I think that image appeals to my sense of self-deprecation really accurately. 

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Hanging out at home in SHC designs. Awful sweatshirt £35.

What advice would you give yourself if you were starting out in business again?

WRITE OFF EVERYTHING! Keep all your receipts and keep track of those expenses or you’ll regret it come tax time.

Where do you see yourself 5 years from now?

Hopefully still doing Stay Home Club, with a handful of extra people helping me out so I can put a little more time into the creative side of things.

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Gemma Correll’s collaboration with Stay Home Club. A dog-based update to the original cat design.

 

We hope you enjoyed our interview with Olivia, if you’re inspired to join us Stay Home Clubbers, you can buy our current collection of Stay Home Club apparel online here and in our  bricks and mortar Edinburgh Shoppe!

 

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New in stock and available to buy online! The current range of Stay Home Club Apparel we have at Hannah Zakari.

We Dream In Colour

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We have a great new range in stock by We Dream In Colour. Heading up two small studios in North Boston (Salem and Essex), Jade Gedeon designs beautiful organic and geometric inspired designs crafted from brass and using their signature verdigris, patinated finish. Having stocked her previous work, we were delighted with the reaction we’ve had to her new collection over the summer and now have lots of lovely new pieces in stock in the Shoppe and online.

 

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A laid-back, casual style inspired by nature, with a hint of verdigris jewellery by We Dream In Colour.

Here are a few favourites of mine:

The Nala Necklace combines patterned scalloped-shaped pieces with a subtle hammered pattern, splashed with verdigris giving a elegant twist to a tribal style design. The co-ordinating Nala Earrings also look great with their brass chain drop feature.

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Nala Necklace. £55.

 

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Nala Earrings, £28.

 

 

These unusual little Mika Stud Earrings are really cute, and I love the delicate detailing of the leaves.

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Mika Stud Earrings. £22.

 

I love the detailing and finish of the Verdigris Tulip Necklace  and with a nice weight, it hangs really well. Great with a dress or floral shirt, the tulips create quite a pleasing light jingling sound!

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Verdigris Tulip Necklace. £65.

 

I really love the simple elegance of the Santorini Necklace, a crescent shape with a gently hammered finish and then an ombre-style verdigris style, a necklace I can’t resist adding to my own personal HZ collection!

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Santorini Necklace. £29.

 

 

And finally, the last of my pick of favourites these Arie Earrings have an unusual abstract shape, slightly reminiscent of a cheeseplant!

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Arie Earrings. £25.

 

Have a look at our full We Dream In Colour range here.

 

 

Clare Nicolson Prints Now Online

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Do you remember our wee peek into the bijou home of Clare Nicolson? Her new range of prints nod to her own personal style and pair bold geometry with sweet pastel colours and retro logo design.

Her A3 size prints are now available to buy online and we have a selection of sizes within our Shoppe.

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Sports Day Print. £20.

 

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Mountain Print. £20.

 

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Track and Field Print. £20.

Interview with Jazmine Miles-Long.

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We thought we’d take a quick break from the hustle and bustle of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe to share this interview we did for our last Zine with you. Enjoy!

Many years ago, I used to travel down to London once or twice a year to attend, either as a stall holder or customer, the Bust Craftacular. It was great fun putting faces to names and getting to know my peers, seeking out new work for and meeting new customers.

One of the stallholders who I will always remember is Jazmine Miles-Long, an ethical taxidermist. I was mesmerised by her stall and especially the beautiful lamb in the suitcase (it wasn’t for sale, I would have bought it). Jazmine told me about how she came to have the lamb and I was struck at the tenderness by which she described the process. I’ve kept up to date with her work ever since and introduced HZ shoppe girl Anna Forrest to her work. Anna also fell in love and suggested she interview her for the HZ Zine. Here’s a version of the interview for the blog!

Jazmine’s Taxidermy Squirrel.

How did you get into practising taxidermy and how long have you been doing it?

When I graduated from Sculpture at Brighton University in 2007 I wanted to get a job I loved but had no idea what I wanted to do. So I started by volunteering at the Booth museum of Natural history. Once a week I would go and help renovate old Taxidermy cases, clean Bones, and type up chapters of Mr Booths diary. The first thing I actually ‘preserved’ myself at the museum was a moles skull. I enjoyed the process and so started doing Taxidermy at home with the help of a book a family friend had given me.

What inspirations lie behind your work…were you particularly inspired by anyone/anything?

I am inspired by animals and my love of animals (a bit obvious but there it is). I have always had them around me, cats when I was young, I worked on a farm as a teenager and now I have a horrible little grumpy terrier that I love. There are many artists and people who inspire me but when I do Taxidermy I am only really interested in that animal and the emotion I hope to give it.

What do you love most about what you do, what you perhaps not love so much?

 I love and hate how hard and frustrating it can be. It’s very rewarding when it goes well and there are tears when it doesn’t. You only get one try with each animal so its high pressure for it to be perfect and it’s dreadful when a skin is too old and the whole thing has to go in the bin. All the animals I work with have died naturally or have been hit by a car so I often have no way of knowing how long the animal has been dead and can almost finish the process when I realise its too late and I cant work with the skin.  


How do you feel when someone brings you an animal that was perhaps a loved pet, have you had any interesting or memorable experiences that stand out in your mind?

The first cat I skinned made me feel very uncomfortable, it was a bit too familiar for me. And when I first started doing taxidermy and every animal was new, I found it sad and hard working on them but it got easier. I have done pets in the past but not had good experiences as you just can not make the animal have the feeling the owner remembers, its impossible to recreate that bond. I won’t do any more pets unless they are simply donated to me because it’s just too difficult emotionally for myself and the owner. 


The process looks very delicate and complex, how long does it take from start to finish? How do you decide what you want the finished idea to be…the position, pose?

Tiny Lamb by Jazmine Miles-Long.

I always start with deciding on the pose before getting the animal out of the freezer. It is good to be thinking about this when you are skinning, so that you can literally figure out how it works and how it would sit in that position. Taxidermy takes a lot of patience to get right, it is much better to take as much time as possible, you can tell when a piece of taxidermy has been rushed. Birds and Mammals have very different skins because of the feathers and fur. Mammal skin needs to be tanned first otherwise the fur falls out; this is called ‘slipping’. It also depends on the mammal for example a squirrel only takes one day to tan but a deer can take a couple of weeks. There is also the fat to consider, a fox has half as much fat as a badger and every fibre of fat must be removed and it takes ages! It’s the same with birds; ducks and geese have a very very thick fatty layer in comparison to a garden bird. The mannequins I put the skins onto I mostly carve from Balsa wood and it simply depends on each animal as to how long this will take me, I can spend days just making the mannequin. But because of this I like to work on a few pieces simultaneously, at the moment it’s a Mallard Duck, a Vole and a Great Spotted Woodpecker.


What has been your favourite collaboration with another artist to date? Have you any up and coming projects that you are really excited about?

I am currently working with Illustrator and Artist Benjamin Phillips , my favourite pieces so far are a tiny duckling with an evil shadow painted by Benjamin that we had in a group show in November. I enjoy working with Benjamin because his work can be seen as humorous and often lude or creepy but he has a very particular sensitivity to the way he captures characters and mannerism’s that I find very beautiful and seductive. It is hard however for me to find someone that I can work with as I have so many personal rules about my own taxidermy, I want the taxidermy to be beautiful, I want the animal to seem respected and for the viewer to empathise with its predicament. I get very upset when I see Taxidermy art that is demeaning and badly done. Benjamin and me will be showing some of our new work in London in June. 

 

What direction do you want your work to go in the future?

I want to keep doing what I am doing now, developing new techniques and collaborating with other artists. I really enjoy learning and it seems that with taxidermy there are endless things I can learn. I only hope I will be able to do this forever.

 

You must love animals, what is your favourite?

I love dogs. They are very weird creatures. My difficult runt Betty is the best obviously.

Thank you to Jazmine and Anna for the interview, I really enjoyed finding out more about Jazmine’s working methods and ideas. Please check out Jazmine’s website to keep up to date with her work at jazminemileslong.co.uk.

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Duckling Shadow. A collaborative work with Artist Benjamin Phillips.

Interview With Mary from Mary’s Milk Bar!

Posted on by in Designer Interviews, Edinburgh, Everything Else, Fashion & Styling, Lifestyle.

July is officially Indie Retail Month, a time to celebrate and connect with local independent businesses.With Hannah Zakari being situated close to Edinburgh’s Grassmarket, we’re spoilt for choice being surrounded by cool, indie businesses and love the variety of restaurants, shops and bars on offer in the area.

We thought we’d share some of our favourites on the blog, starting with Mary who opened Mary’s Milk Bar about a year ago. We’ve become slightly *too* dependant on her gelato (she does takeaway too!) and she also makes a delicious range of chocolates. Steph spoke to Mary to find out a little bit more about the Milk Bar…

 

Mary serving gelato from behind the counter.

Mary serving gelato from behind the counter.

How did you get into gelato making? Have you always wanted to open a shop or did it just sort of happen?

I worked as a chocolatier for five years and fancied a change. Having no luck in getting a job(who knew a tapestry degree and knowledge of soft centres weren’t what the job market was looking for), I decided to create my own job. I have frequented many milk bars in my time and one thing lead to another and the shop was born. I went to Bologna’s Gelato University for a February course in gelato algebra, found the perfect location in May and opened the shop in July!

What is a milk bar?

Milk Bars were an Australian invention, adopted by Britain after the first world war. Milk was subsided by the government so that the bars could provide cheap, nourishing meals to the young. They became a haven for the new teenage generation, serving milkshakes, milk soups (erm no comment), and dairy ice cream. Many still exist or have morphed into greasy spoons or Fish and Chip shops.

 

An example of delicious daily gelato offerings!

An example of delicious daily gelato offerings!

What is the difference between gelato and ice cream?

Gelato is the Italian’s word for ice cream. However, those Italians know that only the best, freshest ingredients make the most delicious ice cream. Britain, until recently, only really enjoyed a Mr Whippy at the seaside or a tub of yellow dairy ice cream at home and never ventured beyond that. Convenience took precedence over quality. Gelato should only use fresh milk and/or cream, fresh fruit and no colourings or preservatives. It means the shelf-life is greatly reduced but, hey, it tastes good!

What’s your typical working day like?

As time goes on, I’m getting better at making gelato. Now I can just about manage to make everything in about 2 or 3 hours in the morning and open by 11am. On those sunny days, you may have spotted me making more throughout the day – now that’s fresh! I sell the gelato through the afternoon, sampling as I go along of course, finish by 6 or 7 pm and toddle off home to watch some Law and Order repeats.

The exterior of Mary's Milk Bar.

The exterior of Mary’s Milk Bar.

What are your favourite places to visit in Edinburgh?

Machina Espresso for a morning coffee

Lovecrumbs for a cherry brownie

Hannah Zakari for many treats I shouldn’t partake in and presents I buy for others and keep for myself

Drill Hall for flea markets

Blackfriars for a nice tea

Hanging Bat for ultimate nacho craving

Falko for a slice of something to devour at home

My walk to and from the Grassmarket for dog/people watching

 

And last but certainly not least…Your fave gelato flavour?

It’s hard to pick a top flavour but here’s a few I can’t hold back from…

Black Sesame Seed, White Chocolate and Thyme, Dark Chocolate, Raspberry Sorbet, Toasted Coconut, White Chocolate, Chilli and Lime, Hazelnut when floating atop of a hot chocolate….

 

Inspired by the cool 50′s style of Mary’s Milk Bar, and the lovely lady herself; we’ve created a Milk Bar style outfit on Polyvore!

 

We've blended (!) the style of Mary's Milk Bar with some cool ice-cream inspired accessories we sell in the shoppe!

We’ve blended (!) the style of Mary’s Milk Bar with some cool ice-cream inspired accessories we sell in the shoppe!