OUR 2018 STALLHOLDERS
Alpaca Little Knits create gorgeous gifts from the fleece of their own alpaca herd and local Wooldale wools. They use beautiful packaging with a rustic feel.... perfect for Christmas gifts.
Atlantic Ceramics is owned by Katherine Greenwell, a local ceramic designer and potter who makes carved, colour-washed ceramic maps in her cellar studio, conjuring the light and colours of the coast in her work. Katherine, who lives in Holmfirth, also makes hanging wall-vases, ceramic candle holders and seasonal ornaments.
Barnacullia House offers a collection of carefully selected hand crocheted pieces, specialising in eco-friendly baby teethers using natural unfinished wood and 100 % cotton. All teethers adhere to the Toy Safety Directive and carry a CE Mark for your peace of mind. Tracy also crochets adorable baby hats.
Brownfish Designs combine a variety of techniques to produce hand crafted upcycled jewellery. Jo spends hours scouring local charity and vintage shops on a treasure hunt to source beautiful tins, from which she creates totally unique jewellery collections.
Craft Tea Company sell hand crafted loose tea blends, using 100% natural ingredients with no flavourings. Their unique blends, inspired by cocktails and cake, are packed with full on flavour that taste just as good as they smell. They are full of health benefits and blended with passion and creativi-tea here in Yorkshire!!
fairandfunky deliver workshops to schools and community groups on key global themes: recycling, Fairtrade and the environment. At the Fair they will be selling craft kits and their ‘SCRAPtastic!’ book which is packed full of crafty ideas to transform household cardboard, fabric, paper and plastic into works of art with quick, easy to follow instructions.
FK Ceramics, by local artist Fiona Kennett, create a variety of personalised pieces which are perfect for that special gift or celebration. A potter for over 30 years and a Fine Art Graduate, Fiona takes her inspiration from the human form and nature. Available at the fair will be Coil pots, Angels, Beach houses, Driftwood houses, her seasonal Christmas range & many other exciting individual pieces.
Gill Wilde learned to knit and sew as a child and once her own children had grown up she decided to put these skills to great use to support The Forget Me Not Children's Hospice. She hand knits a gorgeous array of accessories to suit all tastes, from bobble hats to berets and fingerless gloves in all colours and designs. All her profits are kindly donated to the charity.
Heart of Wood are based in Kirkheaton and create handmade wooden gifts using timber sourced from a local tree surgeon. One of a kind clocks and chopping boards are among their selection, as well as festive ornaments.
Holmemade design gorgeous gifts and cards for all ages using beautiful fabrics and papers. If you want some festive decorations or a unique gift for someone this Christmas, be it a picture for a toddler's nursery, a yarn bowl for your mum or lavender sachets for your nan, pop along and say hello. Carole hand crafts everything here in the Holme Valley and many items can be personalised. Just ask!
Made At The Meadow Chocolates will be selling a wide range of handmade, decorated and flavoured, chocolate bars, buttons and lollies and also a selection of other seasonal chocolate gifts. All products are handmade using Callebaut Belgian Chocolate.
Made By Katy Jane specialises in ceramics and papercraft. Her aim is to create personal and charming products from recycled materials. Reusing unwanted items not only benefits the environment but brings new life into something that was once intended to be discarded. Katy Jane celebrates aged and recycled objects and how they can be revived into a new and innovative creation.
Mill House Designs is based in Meltham where Steph creates her colourful pieces in her home studio. With a passion for hand dyeing, knitting, weaving and spinning, Steph offers something to suit many individual tastes. Her handcrafted gifts include polymer clay jewellery and pens, African fabric brooches, handwoven scarves and cowls. and hand dyed silk scarves.
New Yorkshire Emporium is a family business based in Netherthong, Holmfirth, producing chilli sauces, spicy pickles and oven roasted nuts that combine traditional USA barbecue flavours with a bit of Yorkshire magic. Yorkshire lad, Guy, founder and chief sauce maker, has over 20 years of experience in the catering industry. He always crafts in small batches to ensure high quality.
Piccolo Dog offer a selection of gifts for your four legged friend... from vintage tweed & tartan dog bandanas and scarves to homemade dog treats & pupcakes. They also sell a range of dog themed gifts for dog lovers.
Plain Useful sells a range of traditional kitchen utensils, traditional cleaning brushes, useful gardening products and laundry care products.
Plain Useful sells things that are beautiful and useful that will make everyday chores more enjoyable. Some people have many things that do the same job - how much better to have one that does it just right.
The Proverbial Hare offer a range of original watercolours in a contemporary style. From hares to flamingoes, ducks to quirky rainbows these drawings lend themselves to prints, greeting cards & tea towels to bring colourful inspiring designs to your home.
The Wood Monkey is a West Yorkshire based sculptor and mould maker. Having worked in London for 15 years as a model maker in the TV / film industry, Rowan moved to Yorkshire and set up his own workshop to create things he is passionate about. From all things nature based, to the strange and eccentric, he creates & designs his own pieces, taking on bespoke projects along the way.
Three African projects, that are led by families from St David's will be represented at the Fair this year with a fabulous combined stall, selling African themed gifts. All three projects provide hope to children and their communities.