There’s Something VERY Different About This Corner Shop. Can You Tell What It Is?

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At first glance, this corner shop in Bethnal Green, east London, looks nothing out of the ordinary. It stocks the usual candy, chips, ice cream, soda, beer and magazines.

Little Cornershop

Look closer and you will soon realise that all the products are made of hand-stitched felt, and the shop itself is in fact an art exhibition called The Cornershop.

Candy Bars Made Of Felt

Over the course of seven months, British artist Lucy Sparrow fashioned over 4,000 grocery items – from ice cream and candy bars to vegetables and cans of spam, cigarettes and beers to tampons and pregnancy test kits – entirely out of fabric.

Beer Made Of Felt

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Every individual item is made by hand, resembling the original packaging of the product.

Cookies Made Of Felt

Ice Cream Made Of Felt

Magazines Made Of Felt

Sauce Bottles Made Of Felt

Even the cash register has been faithfully rendered in fabric.

Cash Register Made Of Felt

Kellogg's Cornflakes Made Of Felt

If you would like to own a piece of these fluffy products, the good news is that most of them are for sale at the pop-up store throughout August 2014, and also available for purchase online.

Spam Made Of Felt

Tampax Made Of Felt

Becks Beer Made Of Felt

Beef Lasagne Made Of Felt

Cigarettes Made Of Felt

Clearblue Pregnancy Test Kit Made Of Felt

Fanta Soft Drink Made Of Felt

Share Lucy’s awesome handcrafted work with others below.

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