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Scottish Independent Retail Awards Finals

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We are absolutely delighted to have reached the finals of the Scottish Independent Retail Awards which will take place at the Crown Plaza on the 10th May 2016. We have reached the final of the Bespoke Retail category alongside some other fantastic independent shops from across the country.

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Shop Local and Support Small

Posted by Jennifer McGlone on

I’ve been attempting to write this blog post for a couple of weeks now since The Braw Wee Emporium celebrated its first birthday a couple of weekends ago. We almost completely forgot that it was coming up to such an important landmark as we have been so busy preparing for the Braw Wee Fairs and working on our pop-up Curiosity Shop. For something that started as a bit of a side project to Glow Arts and during a period where the Scottish Retail sector has seen a decline in sales, it is something to celebrate! This post is an introduction...

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Glow Arts fills the Folk and Jazz retail gap in Glasgow

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As soon as Glow Arts viewed a potential office space in the Barras Art and Design Centre, it was clear that this was not just going to be just a space to store files and send emails from. It is situated right in the heart of the Barras Market and within the first month they had their first cosy gig for an American trio that had the final date of their tour cancelled with an audience of 12 and some amazing music. So it isn’t so much of a leap to also use it as a pop up music-gift shop...

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The Braw Wee Fair - 1st August 2015

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Braw Wee Fair We have been plotting away some special projects for the Braw Wee Emporium & BAaD and are delighted to announce that we are planning a Braw Wee Fair in association with BAaD on 1st August 11am-5pm!We are looking for stall holders to join us to entice some lovely customers down to the Barras! We are looking for artists, crafters, designers and vintage folk that can bring their wares! If your interested in taking a stall please get in touch on jennifer@braw-wee-emporium.com or complete the form Braw Wee Fair FormFurther DetailsWe are looking for a range of makers,...

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