Struggling to find the perfect Christmas present for the women in your life? We have some great gift ideas for you, all made in Britain of course!
Elizabeth Martin designs for women with individual style, who enjoy life, love fashion and appreciate quality over quantity in their purchases. The designs are modern, using heritage fabrics sourced in the UK and this luxury brand is Made in Scotland. Attention to detail is imperative and they source quality linings and buttons. The brand is 100% British and our mission is to support British Textiles and British Manufacture.
Firehorse is a luxury fashion accessories brand championing the best of British design and craftsmanship. Firehorse scarves showcase the talent of up and coming designers, each of whom have been chosen for their fresh approach to textile design and high level of originality. The brand offers an authentically luxurious product made of the finest silk satin, a fabric which has been treasured for centuries for its delicate sheen and sensuous draping quality. Firehorse scarves are hand-made in Macclesfield which has a silk heritage spanning four centuries. Local limestone infused waters are used to gently wash the silk, enhancing its beautiful lustre.
Padfield crafts the finest leather handbags and accessories in England from British leather. Take a look at their cosmetic pouch. Handmade in England and designed to be a compact solution to carry your makeup essentials. The slightly squared off curves allow you to fit just that little bit extra. Lined with durable waterproof canvas fabric for added practicality.
Since 2014 selected artworks have been transformed into limited edition digitally printed silk scarves from Ruth Dent. Ruth Dent scarves are digitally printed and hemmed in the silk town of Macclesfield, England. Each scarf arrives with the story of the original artwork. These scarves have been inspired by music, literature, and nature such as the ‘Voyage Out Centenary Scarf’ – red earth, blue skies, turquoise rivers and seas, weather and adventure; a voyage to a distant land. The Voyage Out Centenary Scarf celebrates the centenary of the publication of Virginia Woolf’s first novel, The Voyage Out. To capture the spirit and the essence of the book.
The Rose Tree produce extraordinary organic products for body and soul. British luxury designed for modern women who want to look and feel amazing in today’s frantic-paced lifestyle. Their Carrot & Mango Cleansing Butter with Organic Muslin Set is packed with organic carrot oil to brighten dull, under nourished skin, skin rejuvenating mango butter, anti-inflammatory St John’s Wort oil, and antiseptic lavender and rosemary oils, this is the perfect cleanser, suitable for all skin types.
Alice & Astrid luxury nightwear and lifestyle by Anglo/Norwegian designer Astrid Blake. At the heart- Astrid’s passion for beautiful fabrics, colours and timeless style translates into collections which are both glamorous, feminine and comfortable. Quality and care is utmost, exquisite detailing is key, silks are finished with French seams and mother of pearl buttons. The sumptuous silks are printed and hand crafted in England by small local manufacturers.
Ally Bee is a British contemporary knitwear brand working with 100% natural fibre yarns chosen for high quality & low environmental impact, including British alpaca, British Bluefaced Leicester and eco-certified cashmere & merino. Launched in 2014, Ally Bee began with a vision to create an environmentally sustainable luxury alternative to mass production knitwear. The first collections of jumpers, scarves, hats & gloves were crafted from British alpaca spun in Dorset and British Bluefaced Leicester wool.
‘Dream, believe, achieve’ – a motto on one of her charms is an ethos that founder Annie Haak has rigorously followed and instilled in her team as proven by the company’s rapid ascent from the kitchen table of a cottage industry to the height of jewellery cool. Hand-crafted from 925 sterling silver or gold and complemented by the glint of Swarovski crystal or colourful gleam of gems and semi-precious stones, all of Annie’s designs carry special meaning to the creator which is relayed by way of mantras or symbols representing luck, love, protection, strength and wellbeing.
Bianca Elgar’s style-led statement pieces represent timeless luxury. Exquisite design meets expert craftsmanship, with all items created in the UK to support British manufacturing and innovation. The collections comprise a versatile selection of sumptuous silk accessories; adaptable fashion made to be curated by the wearer. Designed to last, designed to be loved, designed to be versatile.
Celtic & Co. is a luxury British brand, offering a wide range of footwear, clothing, outerwear and accessories made exclusively from the finest, all-natural fibres, predominantly produced in the UK. Celtic’s iconic sheepskin boots and slippers are true originals and are still handcrafted in their workshop in Newquay by their talented staff.
Foxology is a luxury women knitwear brand which strives to encourage a more sustainable and mindful way of life starting with the clothing we wear. Taking traditional skills and techniques and updating with contemporary design, the highest quality fibres and fabrics and using modern technology to create unique, beautiful and everlasting pieces. Thoughtful, versatile and sustainably designed pieces, created and curated from British manufacturing sources.
Genevieve Sweeney launched her eponymous knitwear brand in 2015. Made exclusively in the UK, Genevieve Sweeney is writing a new chapter for the knitwear industry, marrying contemporary design with exceptional hand finishes. Indebted to the time-honoured techniques of artisan makers, the brand has reimagined the possibilities of knitwear. Treat a loved one to the GS Sock Subscription, each month they will receive a surprise parcel of seasonal colours and patterns. From sartorial favourites such as the Sotolino wool linen, the Solline silk tweed and the sparkly Serora intarsia stripe, as well as some limited edition socks exclusive to the GS Sock Subscription.
Ginger Marmalade was created from a love of natural fabrics and Britain’s heritage in textile manufacture. That’s why they only use UK manufactured cotton, silk and wool for their clothing. They design and hand make their own clothing on their own premises. They do not use a factory to outsource their making as they want to try and keep to the romantic heritage of keeping everything in house. They only use natural fabrics that have been manufactured in the UK and they aim to stay plastic free as a company from the buttons they use to their packaging.
Hidden Curiosities create small batch artisan gin meticulously handcrafted with 20 intriguing botanical to create a remarkably curious gin. Hidden Curiosities have recently introduced a Japanese inspired navy strength gin. The bottle may appear demure with elegant cherry blossom scattered on the label, but this gin is certainly no delicate flower. Overflowing with citrus, pepper and floral notes with a beautifully long finish, this Aranami gin is sure to leave a lasting impression on your palate.
Isabella Day is an Artist Jeweller and Designer Maker, trained in traditional craft skills but with a talent for contemporary design and materials. Award-winning narrative jeweller and goldsmith Isabella makes her own gold alloys in her boutique studio shop in the grounds of Devon’s beautiful seaside country house Cockington Court. She also works with silver, palladium, platinum and resin, alongside her own bespoke alloys which include rose gold, green gold and grey gold. Her solid gold pebble necklace cast from a tiny real English pebble.
Katie Victoria produce luxury knitted accessories for fashion and home. Using a traditional hand-powered domestic knitting machine and the finest quality merino lambswool yarns they create knitwear from scarves and ponchos to jumpers and bobble hats. Colour and pattern is key to their design ethos, taking inspiration from cultural architecture and repeat pattern combined with traditional textiles forms. All products are currently made in Wales and Scotland, finished with love and care.
MMzS pieces are all about adding colour and sparkle to an outfit – they are not to be kept in the vault but are to be worn and loved for many years! MMzS Jewellery Design pieces are designed and hand made in London/England by an experienced jeweller and a skilled leather craftsman. The metal pieces are hallmarked by the London Assay Office, the leather pieces are embossed with the ‘MMzS’ logo. All jewellery pieces will arrive beautifully wrapped in a little black box with MMzS ribbon.
Based in the highlands of Perthshire, PJ Pan is British through and through, ensuring its entire nightwear collection is manufactured in the UK. All made in the UK from the finest quality cottons and silks, the designs include cosy brushed cotton checks, pretty floral prints, formal two fold cotton stripes and Liberty silk prints. This stunning dressing gown in a gorgeous orange and cream blossom print boasts a high yarn count cotton and is incredibly smooth to the touch. Fully lined in cream cotton and finished with a feminine shawl collar, a removable tie around the waist and two side pockets.
Turtle Doves is a Shropshire based company specialising in hand-made recycled cashmere accessories. They use jumpers which have been discarded to make practical and stylish accessories ranging from a unique fingerless glove design to a cosy and versatile wrap and lots more. Turtle Doves have recently started making beautiful patchwork throws too. They believe passionately in manufacturing in Britain and have worked hard to build a sustainable and ethical business.