Easter is coming and it is time to get ready. We have so many great little baskets – so perfect for Eater egg hunts. Pop over to our shop page and see all the options or see below for all our markets. Here are a few great options.
A sparkly one
A cherry one
Classic baby baskets
Small rectangle baskets
Carriageworks Farmer market – Saturday 18th March & April 1st
Cambridge market EQ – Saturday 25th March & April 1st
Le Marche- Willoughby – Sunday 26th March & 9th April
Burrawang Eater Fair – Saturday 8th April.
Enjoy the chocolate x
Wow March already!
Already we are into March, Autumn and the beginning of the change of seasons. Gosh the time goes so quickly. Please see our update on the goings on with 2 duck trading co this month. We have all our regular markets plus looking forward to the Burrawang Easter market in early April. Even though the year moves along quickly, I am thrilled in one way, as our trip to France and our little French house comes so much closer. We are off late April and will be back in August for more basket fun. To follow our French adventures check us our on instagram @2ducktradingco or our house account @la_grange_drome
Baskets of the Month
Our wonderful rush basket makes the perfect harvest basket for all the garden produce. It is also an amazing basket to have around the house. So versatile, this baskets is made of rushes in a very rustic style. See this and the other baskets over at the shop https://2ducktrading.com.au/product/rushes-basket-medium/
We have a full range of Saint James trans seasonal tops in stock at the moment. The classic Galathee 3/4 sleeve in white with a navy stripe is the ultimate French classic and is just perfect for the weather right now. Shop our full range over on our shop page. https://2ducktrading.com.au/product/galathee/
To look at our full wholesale range send us a contact request https://2ducktrading.com.au/contact-2duck/
Remember Easter is coming and we have super cute little baskets for collecting Easter eggs and other little Easter bunny treats.
Carriageworks Farmer Markets – find us in March on Saturdays 4th and 18th. Carriageworks Farmers market is open every Saturday from 8am to 1pm.Cambridge markets EQ We are back to the markets every Saturday in March. We have our full range of baskets, St James tops, linens and more. The market is from 8am to 2pm.
We will be away on March 18th due to the fabulous Ministry of Sound event on the Showing that day. Making way for music.
Quays Quarter Lane Market Custom House Quay, this market will be back March 8th from 8am to 2pm.
Le Marche – Willoughby The best little French market on the North Shore. Come to see us in March on Sunday – 12th and 26th March. We will have all our favourite baskets, St James tops and great table linens.
Events coming up
Burrawang Easter market – we are so delighted to be going back to the Burrawang Village for the famous Easter market, Saturday 8th April. We are in our usual spot across from the Burrawang Pub in Hoddle Street. See you there.
Happy March, love,
The Easter break is upon us and so is the school holidays. We are going to take a few days to do some road tripping into Victoria and hope to pop into some of our Victorian stockists on the way. The office will be closed from Tuesday 6th to Monday 12th April. All online orders will be posted when we return to the office on 12 April.
Baskets of the Month
Our reed baskets are a fun family of 3 baskets. Small, medium and large basket, all sold individually. The baskets are woven out of naturally occurring reed to make a more rigid style of basket. With handles long enough to go over the shoulder they make a perfect every day tote, office bag or hand bag. https://2ducktrading.com.au/product/reed-baskets/
We are at Cambridge markets EQ every Wednesday and Saturday in April, except Wednesday 7th and 14th April. We will be trading on Easter Saturday for any last minute French holiday treats, table linens.
Find us at Carriageworks Famers market on Saturdays 10th and 24th April. We are there every 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month.
We will be at Le Marché-Willoughby both Saturday 11th and 25 April. Please note: for 25th April as the market will be on ANZAC day we will begin trading at 11am until 4pm.
2 duck xx
With autumn on it way, baskets just are perfect for foliage, harvesting and storing fruit and vegetables. This is one of our wonderful open weave baskets seen in Cedar Cicada Mudgee looking beautiful – merci Lucy. Find this basket and many more over on the shop page https://2ducktrading.com.au/product/leather-trim-open-weave-rectangle-large/
We have a busy month ahead with many of our favourite weekly and annual markets. The highlight is the annual Burrawang Easter market which is alway a fantastic day for 2 duck trading. Burrawang is such a picturesque little village in the Southern highlands and we enjoy the fun of fair.
We have been really busy with wholesales in the last few week as everyone prepares for Easter and Mother Day. For all the info just email us on email@example.com
Cute little baskets for Easter
We have these at the markets!
As well as the baskets we have a great selection of sustainable jute bags and produce bags. Pop over to our Say No to Plastic Bags shop and make your selection.
Markets for April
Cambridge markets EQ on every Wednesday and Saturday in the Showring at the Entertainment Quarter. Open from 8 am to 2pm this is the perfect destination for fruit and vegetables, flowers, great bread and much more. We are there every through the month. Away Saturday 20th April. For market baskets, linens, raffia hats and fine French food.
Find us at the Carriageworks in April on Saturdays 13th and 27th from 8am to 1p. For baskets and sustainable bags.
On every 1st and 3rd Saturday on Miller Street North Sydney find us in April on Saturday 6th April for the market and Sustainable Future. From 8am to midday.
Sunday 7th April: Cambridge Markets Sydney: Cronulla Easter market 10-4pm Don Lucas reserve Wanda Beach.
Burrawang Easter market Saturday 20th April Easter Saturday in the main street of the Burrawang Village. From 9am to 4pm. Such a lovely day in the Highlands.
Love from 2 duck
As I write the rain is pelting down and I am thinking of friends and stockists living and working on the East Coast – wow it is wet. This is from Sydney and I am sure it is much worse elsewhere. Seems like we have had unprecedented rains of late. This is giving new meaning to being wet ducks!! My thoughts are with those with roofs blown off and gardens and homes in turmoil!!
We will be away for part of April visiting Cambodia but our onlines will still be processed as normal. See the dates for all our April markets below. Of course it is Easter and we will definitely be at the Burrawang Easter Fair. Rain or shine for this favourite market.
Remember too Mothers Day is coming and there isn’t anything better to get a busy Mum than a French market basket! So many options to choose from on the Our Shop page. http://2ducktrading.com.au/product-category/market-basket/
Basket of the Month
A classic basket with leather trim and long handles. This basket is an variation on the original classic basket with leather trim as it has an extra woven rim and base for extra strength and stability. A medium size basket with long thick comfy leather handles it is perfect for all the carrying we do!! It is on special until the end of April for the fête des mêre.
Markets for April
We will be at Moore Park produce market Wednesday 5th and 26th and Saturday 1st, 8th and 29th of April. For baskets, fine French food, St James tee shirts and all our great table linens.
For Goodness Sake – Fair Farmers market at the Royal Randwick Racecourse Sunday 9th April. 8 am to 3pm. With our baskets, St James Tee shirts and a selection of table linens.
We will be at the market only on Saturday 8th April. For baskets.
Burrawang Easter market
Saturday April 15th from 8am to 3pm in the main street of the historic Burrawang Village. We are in our same spot as last year just across the road from the Burrawang Pub. We will have a big piles or 2 of baskets, our great St James tee shirts and plenty of lovely linens. See you there. Check the website for all the info there are some changes for parking and traffic.
http://www.burrawangeastermarket.com or check their Facebook page @burrawangeastermarket
2 duck for March
After the busyness of February and the trade fair we are back to our markets and planning for events and preparing for our next shipment.
Basket of the Month
The baskets with leather trim and thick comfy handles are amongst the strongest and most durable in our range. This basket adds rustic charm to the classic style. Woven in the rarer dwarf palm tree leaf it has a rougher and more raw look. Made in the western part of Morocco nearer the coast it reflects the traditions of that area. This and all our baskets available on the buy basket online page – buy baskets
Markets for March
Every Wednesday and Saturday at the Entertainment Quarter market, Moore Park from 8-2pm. Please note we are away exceptionally Saturday 12th and 26th March. For baskets, table linens, woven hats, coated table cloths, St James tee shirts and more.
Saturday 5th March from 8 – 1pm for our full range of baskets.
Northside Produce Market on Miller – Saturday 19th March from 8- midday, for baskets, French linens and more.
Burrawang Easter fair
Easter Saturday – 26th March in the main street of Burrawang – Southern Highlands for a full street fair. 2 duck is in our usual spot just across from the iconic Burrawang Hotel. See you there!!
The market tales
Unfortunately due to some difficulties between the local community and Marrickville Council this event has been postponed!! Until later in the year. Such a shame as we visited the Precinct and thought it would be fantastic.
Merci 2 duck