If you’re ever in Manchester and stuck for art materials or a birthday card or fancy doing some laser cutter or risograph printing then Fred Aldous is the place for you. The shop has been open since 1886 with a man called Fred — a man with a bright idea and a cracking beard — decided to open a shop selling cane for baskets to carry cotton. Craft and community are at the very heart of the business. Look out for their amazing window displays designed by their amazing in-house team or local designers and makers.
Website
fredaldous.co.uk
Address
Fred Aldous Ltd, 37 Lever Street, Manchester, United Kingdom
Current city: Manchester
Other cities: ValenciaLisbon
Graphic Designer & Illustrator. Creator and Curator of Women in Print. Milk no sugar.
 

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