Assington Mill, set in beautiful Suffolk countryside between Colchester and Sudbury, offers over 55 different short 1-3 day courses, mainly on rural skills and crafts, at very reasonable prices. Fees include home-made lunch, biscuits and cakes. Have a look at our website, www.assingtonmill.com, for full details. We can also send you a gift voucher for whatever amount you want to give. This way, s/he can choose which course appeals.
Chatsworth Estate is pleased to present
a range of high quality garden furniture
for sale. Each piece is made to order and
sizes/designs can be altered to suit.
Commissions also taken. Item shown is
House & Gardens seat.
Based in Manchester and exporting across the globe, Castrads manufactures the highest calibre of cast iron radiators. Suppliers of heating systems to Claridge's Hotel, Carnegie Hall and Westminster Abbey as well as tens of thousands of properties across the UK. Custom built radiators at off the shelf prices. View the complete range online or at one of four showrooms across the country (London, Manchester, Frome and Rugby).
We have been making, designing and restoring rocking horses since 1976, based just outside of York we offer courses for people of all abilities, whether a regular woodworker or never carved before, these courses offer something for everyone, nobody fails.
We run three different courses, carving a rocking horse head, carving a mini rocking horse & carving and making a chair horse. All our courses are supported by excellent plans, timber packs and high quality accessories.
Jampot & Sunday is a London based maker of exceptional cashmere blankets. Manufactured and hand finished in the England by local craftsmen and women using traditional techniques, all our blankets are made from the finest Mongolian fibres and are loomed, woven and hand finished in Halifax, Yorkshire. The blankets are edged by hand with a sturdy blanket stitch and signed with our initials, J&S, a symbol of our enduring commitment to quality. We think these are the softest, lightest and warmest blankets you will ever own.
Situated in the ancient market town of Cowbridge, a visit to Happy Days Vintage Homestore is a must for everyone loving vintage, antiques and interiors.
We offer a delightful shopping experience with a fantastic range including a tea room all under one roof.
We are open 7 days a week
Cathy Wright has worked in textiles for 14 years, focusing on handspun yarn, dyeing and embroidery. She is the owner and founder of Lazykate, a company specialising in educational workshops, consultancy and textile art. Her workshops include beginner, intermediate and advanced spinning, as well as dyeing and creative embroidery. The classes are held in locations in the North West, as well as online.
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Surrey’s biggest Christmas Fair at Farnham Maltings arts centre, expanding to two days of festive fun on Tuesday 09 & Wednesday 10 December. Visit the bustling marketplace featuring over 150 stands specialising in bespoke gifts, handmade crafts and one-off stocking fillers. New for this year, take part in bookable and drop-in craft workshops for all ages and levels, stop by the dedicated food emporium, or refuel between shopping with a Christmas Afternoon Tea, featuring sweet treats including cranberry scones, spiced biscuits and mince pies.
7th December 2014 - Malvern Flea Fair, Three Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcs, WR13 6NW - http://b2bevents.info/malvern_flea.html Entry 7.30 - 3.30 £4
Seek the unique Christmas Presents from the last 2014 Malvern Flea & Collectors Fair before the big day. Taking place at The Three Counties Showground in Worcester on Sunday 7th December it provides an eclectic mix of goods. Antiques, collectables, house clearance items and everything else in between!
Primrose is a family company specialising in irresistibly wonderful things for gardens. We've been delivering garden happiness for over ten years and think we're quite probably the largest online garden specialist in the UK. We hope that you'll find many beautiful and useful things that you didn't know existed, from stylish modern shade sails to traditional willow hurdles.
Stitching is a fulfilling and creative hobby and Beth Russell has designed
over 90 high quality needlepoint kits ranging from rugs to miniatures.
Inspired by William Morris, the Arts and Crafts Movement and her own
exquisite collection of Victorian line drawings, there are designs for all
levels of needlepoint skill from beginners to experienced stitchers.
All the kits are printed in colour on high quality Zweigart canvas and
supplied with gold-eyed needles and traditional Appleton wools.
Beth has just launched her updated website to show the full
range online. With easy navigation, fabulous new images and a secure
shopping basket, it is sure to inspire! A catalogue is also available.
Leather Courses Britain offer professional and friendly leather work courses all of which are suitable for beginners. Visit the website to learn more about our popular bag making course which teaches you how to make your own beautiful leather tote, messenger or satchel, or come and join us on the 'Taster Day' or 'Mask Making' course. All the courses are completely ‘hands on’ with plenty of support and encouragement as you learn your new skill". www.leathercoursesbritain.com
Francis & Jellyman use traditional skills in fine bone china manufacturing. A skilled workface spends many hours handcrafting the finest bone china available. It is this that puts them at the pinnacle of fine bone china manufacturing and design. All of its products are entirely manufactured in England and they attract famous names from across the world to experience their high quality. His Royal Highness Prince Charles was presented with a tea service when he opened their showroom at Middleport Pottery, Stoke-on-Trent.
Every Quercus bed is beautifully handcrafted in Nottinghamshire using traditional methods and materials. Our craftsmen only ever handpick the finest light character grade oak, which is at least 150-200 years old. Each Quercus bed is handmade to order and comes with free delivery and installation, as well as a 10 year guarantee. All Quercus beds, including sleigh beds and four poster beds are available up to 8ft wide. A made to measure service is also available.
Wendy Shorter Interiors is a multi-award-winning training centre recognised by Ofsted and offering qualifications accredited by the Association of Master Upholsterers & Soft Furnishers. Based in Hertfordshire, it offers a range of courses, from one and two-day beginner courses in curtain making, roman blinds, cushions and chair caning, to weekly upholstery classes and professional diploma qualification courses in upholstery and soft furnishings. The company prides itself on the quality of work that its students achieve, with a consistently high level of credit and distinctions. Students also enjoy the added value of its enrichment programme, where they have the opportunity to participate in various industry-based visits and competitions
The new Travel Kadai is the perfect present
– a fabulous portable Firebowl BBQ in one.
Complete with stand, grills, tongs and
duffle bag price at £98. Ideal for trips to the
beach, camping or family outings. Add the
Kadai Cookware Set including skewers, lid
and grill tray to receive a FREE leather
glove price £149. Be inspired…
Creating and teaching are ingrained into the daily life of award winning Textile Artist Dionne Swift. Based in Holmfirth, nestled in the Pennine Hills Dionne runs exciting drawing, printing and sewing workshops: day classes and extended 5 day summer schools. Yet if you can't make the trip to Yorkshire there's a fantastic offering of workshops ONLINE www.workshops-online.org : learn from the comfort of your own home and get all the feedback and support you need from your fellow students and enthusiastic tutor. NEW - Lampshade making with free machine embroidery.
Gorgeous thick comfortable alpaca socks
from Perilla – perfect for the gardener.
These come in a fabulous palette of
colours from raspberry and purple to
sedge green and mulberry. Make up your
own gift box this Christmas – everyone
loves proper socks!
Offering an extensive selection of beautiful and bespoke roller blinds in a variety of fabrics to suit any application. Click here to view the Corumbra range of blackout roller blinds for light control and privacy and click here for the Aqua range of PVC waterproof fabrics, ideal for the bathroom.
Come and have an enjoyable time learning new craft skills in a professional artist's studio. Learn
about the techniques of stained glass and make your own panel to take home with you. There's
only four places in a class so there's plenty of one to one time. Taster days, weekend and evening
classes run through the year. For most of the courses no previous experience is needed.
Jackson Woodturners, the stair parts specialists. Stockists of brands such as Richard Burbidge, Cheshire Mouldings & Clive Durose. We also offer our own range of quality stair parts, which offer the same excellent quality at lower prices.
Visit our purpose built showroom in Sheffield to view a wide range of styles, or shop online from the comfort of your own home at www.jacksonwoodturners.co.uk
Retroworld specialise in selling iconic pieces of Vintage Furniture, Lighting & Homeware from the 1950's - 70's. With ever changing stock arriving from all over the UK & Europe this really is the only Vintage Shop you will need to visit!! Selling to individuals, interior designers and T.V.& Theatrical companies for over 15 years retroworld has a wealth of knowledge that can help you find that all important piece that will finish off your Vintage look. With many happy customers you are assured of both quality vintage pieces and great customer service. Viewings at their Warehouse is by appointment or go to www.retroworldonline.co.uk and follow the link to to find what they currently have for sale in their ebay Shop.
Space is a wonderland of mens and womens quality vintage clothing, retro homewares, 20th Century design furnishing and much, much more. Set over two huge floors, in central Harrogate, Space includes a cafe bar, contemporary art, even a music store and was shortlisted for Best Vintage Store at The National Vintage Awards 2014. If you can't make it to Harrogate, check out the host of gorgeous items on our just launched website.
The Cake Nest is a family-run bakery that
hand-makes all its own original, delicious treats
and delivers them directly to your loved ones.
A weekly or monthly Cake Slice Club gift is
perfect for someone special, with indulgent
cake slices baked to fit perfectly through their
letterbox. Enter the code HANDA10 at the
checkout to receive a 10% discount.
The BathVA markets held at Green Park (the former railway station) offer 70 stalls selling antique and mid-century furniture, vintage fashion and jewellery, home wares, curiosities, decorative accessories, silverware, books, collective vinyl, militaria, Arts & Crafts and much more. First and last Sunday of each month. Free Entry.