*** MARKETS ***

Saturday 3rd August 2019 - A Fabulous Market, The George Bar, Georges Street. 12-6pm

Saturday 3rd August 2019 - The Irish Pin Up Weekender Saturday Market , Drop Dead Twice Bar, Francis Street, Dublin 8. 12noon - 4pm

check back on more market dates for July & August soon.

*** NEWS ***

new acrylic and brass jewellery range launched on may 4th at A Fabulous Market, with great excitement and lots of interest and feedback on the necklaces. there are lots of designs already listed in my shop with more to come. the collection features necklaces, earrings, studs, brooches & collar brooches. check back on updates via instagram & facebook for more.

in other news, i am working on a brand new look for the website. lots of new products coming for july 2019 and i can’t wait to photograph them and get them up. follow my story on instagram.

i am also working on a new design for my brochure for stockists.


hello & welcome to my website.

a little idea is created by me, ali. i am a designer, a maker & a photographer from dublin, ireland. i make one of a kind handmade greeting cards & gifts celebrating vintage inspiration & uniqueness.

products & services include handmade & printed greeting cards, laser cut acrylic jewellery, miniature teacup jewellery, colourful patterned headbands & retro headscarf styles & turbans, a lot of one-of-a-kind pieces, wedding invites & party stationery, product styling & photography.

please browse the links at the bottom of the page for a bit more about my work, past projects & work in progress. i update my facebook & instagram pages regularly, and you can shop here too. scroll to 'shop' in the options bar.


you can find my products in some of the coolest unique shops around ireland, listed below, or come and chat to me at the markets that i trade at in dublin & around the country.

if you're a store and fancy stocking my items , then please contact me via the contact page link or you can email [email protected]


A Little Idea

Products are now stocked in these stores:


Find, Cowslane, Temple Bar, Dublin 2   

The Design House, The Artists Gift Gallery, Temple Lane South, Temple Bar , Dublin 2.

Provender & Family Cafe, 27a Parkgate Street, Dublin 8.

Irish Craft Siopa, Arts & Business Campus, 40 Drumcondra Road Lower, Dublin 7

Raw Material, The Chocolate Factory, Dublin 1

Anonymous,72 Francis Street, Dublin 8

The Cupcake Bloke, 461 South Circular Road, Rialto, Dublin 8

Moo Market, 29 Stoneybatter, Dublin 7.

* MAYO *

O'Reilly Turpin, 1 Bridge Street, Cahernamart, Westport

* CORK *

 Wild Design Collective, Paul Street Shopping Centre,Rory Gallagher Place, Cork City

Forest & Flock, 10 New Street, Town Lots, Bantry, West Cork


Hazel Nuts About Vintage, 1A Bohereencael Glebe, Killarney

COMING SOON : Wild Design Collective, Killarney

Louis Mulcahy Pottery, Clogher, Ballyferriter, Dingle


    Studio & Press Shop & Cafe, Market Street, Thomastown

  * MEATH *  

Dannys Curiosity Shop, Newbarn Farm Shop, Ashbourne


Rosie's Pottery Studio, Main Street, Shannonspark, West Easkey

Cait & I, 35 Market Street, Abbeyquater North, Sligo Town


Queens Welcome Centre, Queens University, Belfast


Mason & Painter, Columbia Road, Shoreditch, London


Strawberry Hedgehog,1501 W Thomas Road, Phoenix, Arizona, AZ 85015

and more to come…..check back shortly.


 illustration by Nicola Colton ( 2015 )

  all photographs by Alittleidea Photography



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