Kew Gardens | 8-11 Oct 2015This autumn, Handmade in Britain will be collaborating with Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew to host a prestigious international craft event where you’ll be able to buy beautiful ceramics, glass, jewellery, furniture and fashion directly from the makers. On 8th - 11th October, Handmade at Kew will showcase exceptional and innovative British and international craftsmanship at this prestigious UNESCO World Heritage site.
Chelsea Old Town Hall | 13-15 Nov 2015This Christmas season, the doors to the spectacular Chelsea Old Town Hall will open for three days in a celebration of the very best of contemporary fine crafts. With innovative design alongside exceptional craftsmanship, visitor will enjoy an impressive variety of form, function and style from over 120 highly skilled UK based designer-makers.
Aix-en-Provence | 5-8 June 2015On 5th - 8th June, Handmade in Britain will be taking work from a talented group of UK based designer-makers to the South of France for the Vivre Côté Sud Fair. This prestigious open-air event in Aix-en-Provence, a town rich in cultural and architectural heritage is the perfect opportunity for our makers to explore international markets and exhibit their work to over 23,000 trade and retail visitors.
Member of the WeekWe are excited to announce jeweller Nicola Hurst as our #HMIBmember of the week. Her wonderful jewellery is elegant, based on simple lines and shapes making every piece easy to wear. Handmade in Britain membership is open to practising designer-makers who create their work in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. We offer a comprehensive support network to our members, with many practical and financial benefits alongside the support and expertise of our organisation and a strong community ethic.
CALL FOR ENTRIES 2016Featuring the work of over 150 makers, all vetted by jury, CRAFT embraces exhibitors from a wide range of disciplines from textiles, jewellery & glass, to woodwork & ceramics. DEADLINE 30TH JUNE 2015