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.
At Lovelitter we resurrect the relics of everyday life to bring delight once again. All our vintage furniture and homeware pieces are individually sourced and hand-picked for their unique design and quality. A great selection is available online, or make an appointment to visit us at our South London arch.
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
Jones and Jones of Berwick-upon-Tweed are purveyors of exquisite hampers and gift collections. Each collection is hand selected and thoughtfully designed to be appreciated and remembered. Jones and Jones of Berwick-upon-Tweed bring these unique, treasured creations, along with traditional shopping values, and excellence, to their online shop.
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…
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.
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.
Ecclesall Woods Craft Courses are based in the extensive and beautiful Ecclesall Woods, Sheffield. There is a dedicated craft area for the various courses which range from pole lathe turning to cider making. All of the courses are run and managed by specialist craft and woodworking experts. This is enhanced by working in small groups, so as places are limited it is essential to book early.
Vintage Industrial Furniture is based in Kings Norton, Birmingham, where most of their pieces are made including this super hairpin leg dining table with yellow frame. Their clients range from private buyers to commercial specifiers. The robust aesthetic is suitable for contemporary and period homes. For further information, please visit vintage-industrial-furniture.co.uk.
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.
Lilac barn is a studio situated in the heart of the Somerset levels. It offers courses in upholstery, still life oil painting, soft furnishings, patchwork, quilting and furniture painting. The classes for beginners and improvers are both fun and informative and a very high standard of work is achieved by all students with the expert tuition on offer. Easy access from M5 Further details on website www.lilacbarn.co.uk
For more than 30 years Jen Jones has welcomed visitors from all over the world to her enchanting 1730s Cottage Shop full to the rafters with Welsh quilts, blankets and other textiles. Jen prides herself in offering unsurpassed variety and a consistently high standard together with the best value for money.
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!
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.
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
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.
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.
Enjoy four stunning state rooms beautifully decorated in vintage style for the festive season. Immerse yourself in the magnificent interiors, amongst extraordinary treasures, blended with just a touch or two of eccentricity.
Saturday 6 December to Monday 2 January, 11am - 3pm. £5 per person (admission for NT members Free). Get Christmas wrapped up at the Petworth House Christmas Fair, and find the perfect gifts for all your friends and family with over one hundred stalls to browse.
Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 November, 10.30am - 3.30pm. £5 adults, children Free
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.
Since opening nearly 11 years ago, Drakes has redefined the standards for boutique hotels in Brighton and beyond. They continue to receive accolades for stylish design, exemplary customer service and consistent high quality in the hotel as well as their impeccable fine dining restaurant. Drakes is situated along Brighton’s illustrious Royal Mile, providing some of the most stunning views of the Brighton Pier.
Located on the edge of the North York Moors, The Black Swan Hotel boasts a history like no other. Comprising of three houses – the black and white Tudor house, the Georgian house, and the Elizabethan house – the hotel has, for centuries, been extended to make it the popular go-to place to refuel, recover and relax you’ll find today. This destination hotel is also perfect for foodies, with its fine dining restaurant and an award-winning Tearoom.
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.
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.
Peter Lanyon offers a range of green wood furniture courses from the Devon Green Wood Centre on the beautiful South Devon coast. Courses include a two-day stool course, traditional country chair making, creative seating and even a dining table course. Using traditional tools and techniques, and local materials, you will craft a beautiful and unique piece of furniture to take home. All the courses suit both beginners, and those wishing to take the craft further.
These traditional pure new wool tapestry blankets have been woven by craftspeople on historic looms and given a contemporary twist using fresh modern colours inspired by the striking Welsh landscape. Created to last, these heritage textiles will bring warmth and beauty to your home. Welsh blankets have an enduring appeal that will be loved by families for generations.