Woodwards Leather specialises in making quality bags and accessories. Based in the North East of England we have been in the profession collectively for over 40 years. Each bag is handmade: cut from selected pieces of leather and hand sewn with strong threads. We often customise our bags making unique bespoke products. Everything is made especially for you. Ask for free leather samples; visit our website or call to order.
Focus on the Past is a small antiques centre in Clifton village, Bristol on two floors with 14 dealers selling affordable antiques,furniture and collectables from traditional to quirky, classic to kitsch. Stock includes antique, pine and painted furniture, kitchenalia, beds, silver, china, jewellery,advertising and packaging and retro.
Amorini Antiques Centre is on the Wirral Peninsula with easy access to Liverpool and Chester. With 40 dealers under one roof, our maze of 10 rooms is crammed full of antiques, vintage, shabby chic and retro items as well as militaria, silver, toys, pens, jewellery and much, much more! Gift vouchers available.
Cowslip is set on a farm overlooking Launceston, offering top quality classes in traditional crafts including willow, furniture painting, dressmaking and extensive quiltmaking/ textile from pieced to free embroidery run by serious quilters/fabricaholics.... We have a small shop specialising in top quality printed fabrics and linens, buttons, china, quilt patterns designed by JO, everything to make you happy!!! A café serving locally produced food, you are assured of a warm welcome, meet new friends learn a new skill and develop it your own way.
British Ironmongery specialises in the supply of vintage and traditional handcrafted door and window furniture for the period home. Choose from a large selection of high-quality ironmongery products such as door handles and door knobs, all manufactured using traditional methods here in the UK. Each piece is handcrafted and available in a large range of finishes rarely seen elsewhere. These include widely available finishes such as wrought iron and polished brass, to more obscure finishes such as aged and antique brass, antique nickel and oil-rubbed bronze.
Claire Cotterill is a fine art mosaicist with 18 years experience of designing and producing mosaic installations to commission in public and residential environments. She works closely with a range of clients to achieve their vision and each bespoke commission is a unique work of art. Following design consultation, tiles of the highest quality are cut and placed by hand to produce beautiful and durable mosaic which will enhance any interior or exterior environment in which its installed. Bespoke mosaics add a unique touch to kitchens, bathrooms, floors and gardens, there are limitless applications ! Commission as a gift for that special occasion or even take part in a course at her studio at The Custard Factory, Birmingham, learn new skills and create your own !
Using the indirect, Italian method of mosaic construction, Claire designs and produces mosaic in her studio. Mosaic is then installed in situ, affording the minimum disruption during installation. Claire has considerable experience of working with architects, engineers, landscape architects, planners and other designers and has an excellent track record of delivering commissions on budget and within given timescales.
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.
Founded in 1876, Fellows is one of the UK’s leading auction houses, holding over 120 sale each year. As specialists in a variety of fields and with an auction to cater for every need, its continually changing inventory makes Fellows a hub of excitement for lovers of watches, jewellery and antiques. Visit the website for free valuations and upcoming auction dates.
Personalise an oilcloth apron as a deliciously practical gift. Pinnikity aprons are completely wipe clean including your personalised message, so they are a great choice for messy cooks. Available in a range of adult and children’s sizes and matching gift sets. Homes & Antiques readers can enjoy 15% discount off Pinnikity aprons when using the code ‘ANTIQUES15’
Period Features are purveyors of quality hardware, paints and accessories for period homes & gardens. We are a small company based in the attractive market town of Leek, on the edge of the Peak District. We aim to be an outstanding source of products for period homes, and to always provide excellent friendly service.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Ulster Weavers is a family run business based in Holywood, Northern Ireland. With over 125 years’ experience in textiles, the company are constantly expanding their product range and now offer a unique range of quality textiles, kitchen co-ordinates, home accessories and thoughtful gifts for every lifestyle and budget. The full range is available online at www.ulsterweavers.com
The Eastbourne Antiques Centre situated at 210 Terminus Road Eastbourne has just celebrated its 2nd year of successful of trading. The centre is home to an excellent selection of antiques and collectables having 47 cabinets which are serviced by very experienced dealers and also by the centres owner Mr Paul Klein and his wife Bianca. Paul, who has been involved in antiques for over 40 years, has his own spectacular collection of antiques and also deals in fine jewellery, silver and gem stones.
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.
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!
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.
DIAMOND SPARKLE FOR CHRISTMAS. Gold Arts Jewellers of Brighton guarantee to add sparkle to your Christmas, with beautiful diamond jewellery. Choose the perfect gift from our collections of diamond, gemstone, pearl and antique jewellery. From classic to contemporary we have designs to suit all or commission a bespoke design for a truly individual gift.
This new Uradale Bear is made from
organic Shetland wool, coloured with
natural vegetable dyes and has full
traceability back to the individual field on
Uradale Croft, on which it was grown.
Available in six heritage colours with
hand-knitted scarves or shawls.
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.
Set over two floors, The Old Pill Factory is not to be missed! We specialise in furniture, glass, linens, jewellery, toys, vintage clothes, ceramics, and garden pieces.
Located in the vibrant market town of Witney, we are a group of like minded antiques dealers who are passionate about breathing new life into antiques and vintage home ware. We promise to bring you individual, beautiful and functional vintage pieces at really affordable prices.
Our delivery service can reach you anywhere in the world!
High performance open fires in period or contemporary styles. Feel the heat, hear the crackle and see the flames with a unique Camelot open fire for your thatched cottage, farm house, barn conversion, period home or self build project. Eliminate smoke problems with a Thermovent open fire also. Made to order featuring canopies, grates and dog irons using steel, cast iron, copper or brass for clients all over the UK following a design survey visit. Prices start from £2750.