helkatdesign

H E L K A T D E S I G N

Devizes, United Kingdom · 4182 Sales

helkatdesign

H E L K A T D E S I G N

Devizes, United Kingdom 4182 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(877)

Announcement   Hand printed in Wiltshire. Cushions, canvases and covers inspired by the British countryside, heraldry, flags and archive fabrics, with bespoke back details ...Handmade in Britain.. All our items are handmade to order and not of the shelf please give time for production of your order.

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Last updated on Mar 12, 2017

Hand printed in Wiltshire. Cushions, canvases and covers inspired by the British countryside, heraldry, flags and archive fabrics, with bespoke back details ...Handmade in Britain.. All our items are handmade to order and not of the shelf please give time for production of your order.

Thank You

Helen and James McAllister

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Helen and James McAllister

Hand printed west highland terrier cushion

Hand printed west highland terrier cushion

$68.00

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hand printed  little eau de nil wren cushion

hand printed little eau de nil wren cushion

$68.00

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hand printed black bird cushion

hand printed black bird cushion

$73.00

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hand printed reversible grey beagle cushion

hand printed reversible grey beagle cushion

$66.00

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Hand printed little wren with crown cushion

Hand printed little wren with crown cushion

$68.00

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hand printed little linen  wren cushion

hand printed little linen wren cushion

$66.00

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Pale, muted blue sea horse cushion.

Pale, muted blue sea horse cushion.

$62.00

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hand printed greys sitting  daschund cushion

hand printed greys sitting daschund cushion

$66.00

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hand printed white  chalk horse cushion

hand printed white chalk horse cushion

$64.00

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hand printed wiltshire chalk horse cushion

hand printed wiltshire chalk horse cushion

$66.00

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Handprinted  rearing horses cushion

Handprinted rearing horses cushion

$68.00

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5 out of 5 stars
(877)
lynnenhorner1

lynnenhorner1 on Feb 20, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

This is the most WONDERFUL pillow cover on the planet! Beautifully sewn -- it's art, not craft -- and sophisticated as all get-out. I absolutely love it -- and the people who made it.

Diane

Diane on Feb 15, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

These are made so well and are so very cute!!

Diane

Diane on Feb 15, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

Workmanship is top notch! Received when promised. Thank you!

Diane McNelis

Diane McNelis on Jan 26, 2018

5 out of 5 stars

I love my pillow! It's just perfect! A+++

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Updates

Are new Handprinted Arctic polar bear bolster, more information and photos to come.

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About

Cushions created in the heart of the Wiltshire countryside, hurrah for hand made in Britain!

Helen joined Etsy in july 2009. Diagnosed 10 years before with Multiple Sclerosis Etsy gave her the choice to be able to work for herself around her illness and disability. The first cushion sold to Australia and the rest is history.
Printing and producing in the background to make it all work - James my husband
The ethos of Helkatdesign is to create cushions and prints that are not mass produced, nor have a label saying ‘Made In China’ on the back. Helen and James believe that the origin of the products that we buy in Britain is incredibly important." We source all of our materials in Britain, if not locally. Helkatdesign is truly a British kitchen table business. We print and sew the entire range from the attic space in our Wiltshire home, a converted Edwardian hospital and ship the final products all over the world."
Helkatdesign produces soft furnishings- cushions, bolsters excluders handprinted canvases; using natural, quality materials and fabrics. Inspired by the countryside great British symbols and icons, heraldic images, international flags, with a feel of New England style and Scandinavian textiles.
"What makes us different? the back of our cushions have as much work and detail as on the front and we like to think that this makes our cushions unique. We were bored of turning cushions over only to find a plain back so instead with helkatdesign cushions, whichever way you throw them on the sofa, they will still look splendid."

Helen's Husband
This information is very difficult to write. For the friends and customers that had the privilege to know Helen. Sadly Helen had been very ill from November 2014 with a cancerous brain tumour. Sadly Helen's brave fight and exceptional carriage unfortunately wasn't enough. Helen lost her fight and sadly passed away on the 1st of April 2015.
HELKATDESIGN will live on in my wife's name.
I have set up a Justgiving Page please visit, follow the link

https://www.justgiving.com/remember/192829/Helen-Mcallister

Kind Regards
James

Shop members

  • Helen McAllister

    Owner, Designer

  • James McAllister

    Owner, Designer, Customer Service

Shop policies

Last updated on February 21, 2016

Accepted payment methods

  • Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
  • Money Order
Shipping
Depending on advisability your order will be dispatched in the next 1-2 weeks. For UK and Overseas shipping; we receive proof of postage, but our fab postage prices mean no tracking and Orders to the USA can take up to 5 working days to reach you when dispatched.

With Best Wishes
Helkatdesign