We have been running Fairs for 8 years. Venues have included Greenwoods Hotel & Spa,Old Spitalfields Market,The Warren Golf & Country Club, plus a variety of Essex and Suffolk Halls. Some of our fairs have been running in the same venues for 8 years, such as Foakes Hall, Great Dunmow and The Old School, Long Melford. Due to new GDPR legislation we have removed details of all our past fairs as they include makers' details, some of which will now be out of date.

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we are handmade contemporary christmas craft and design fair GR


Sunday 16th October 2016


10am - 4pm


Greenwoods Hotel, Spa & Retreat, Stock, Essex CM4 9BE

Directions & Parking:

There is a large free car park at Greenwoods Hotel.

Situated in Stock (near to Chelmsford and Billericay). Please see this map to view the venue's location. http://www.streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?x=569325&y=199186&z=0&sv=CM4+9BE&st=2&pc=CM4+9BE&mapp=map.srf&searchp=ids.srf

General Information:

This is an 'early bird' Christmas Craft and Design Fair featuring 40 makers selling the latest in contemporary and vintage inspired handmade designs. This will be the ideal opportunity for shoppers to find those special gifts for loved ones this Christmas.

There will be quilling demonstrations from Cathy Russell. Quilling is the art of using paper strips to creat decorative designs). We also have creators of children's books 'Pebbles and Friends', who will be on hand to chat about the stories and sign books. www.pebblesandfriends.co.uk

Enjoy this relaxed shopping experience at the beautiful 17th century Greenwoods Hotel www.greenwoodsestate.com. There will be the chance to have tea and cake in the Lounge Room.



Photo above: Greenwoods Hotel & Spa



Unique Quilts

Handmade baby quilts, table runners, Christmas stockings and table runners plus much more. 


The Petaler

Contemporary and traditional mossed Christmas wreaths.

Bespoke festive table arrangements, bouquets and gifts for the Christmas period made to order.



Pili-Pala & Candles & Cushions

Fabric crafts including cushions, towels & aprons.

We also make candles, cards and soaps.


Poppy's Handcrafted Gifts

Decorated boxes; cushions; hanging decorations and wreaths.


Woollen Pleasure

I make a range of items including ruffle scarves, hoodies and hats.


Crafty Jack Creations

I work with polymer clay and recycled beads and glass to create sculpted glass and jewellery.

Crafty Jack Creations have a facebook page

Cathy Russell

I make quilled pictures, cards and other decorative items. I also have quilling kits and materials for sale.

I will be demonstrating quilling at the Greenwoods Hotel and Great Dunmow Fairs.

KPM Photographic

I am a studio photographer based in Maldon offering high key studio photo shoots, and also producing personalised canvases using the client’s own photographs.  

The designs are beautifully hand crafted onto canvas – and crystals & glitter can be added for that extra something special.  

We have many different designs available and can create new ones to suit your needs.


Gail's Glass

I am a fused glass artist based in Sudbury, Suffolk. I make hanging panels, jewellery, bowls, dishes, bunting and more.

For further details please visit www.gailsglass.co.uk

Karen Halestrap

Handmade cards, calendars, notebooks and a selection of gift boxes, including advent calendar boxes.

Kittys Stitches

Handmade Home Accessories, including peg bags, decorations, bags, lavender hearts, baskets and more.



MJB Images

I try to make my photography artistic and unique, representing the natural world from different perspectives.

In recent years my approach to my work has been influenced by David Hockney's 'The Bigger Picture' exhibition.

I produce cards using my photos - at present, in formats a large card with photo in window and small note let sized card with photo attached to the front. All cards can be produced in various colours, all cards are left blank for your own message. I also have a range of mounted, framed and canvas photos in various sizes and types of frame.

All my mounted, framed and canvas works are limited editions of 25.


Brash Bijoux

Handmade sterling silver rings, necklaces and earrings.


Kestrel Glass Creations

I make stained and fused glass items, this covers a vast range of products including vases, bowls, clocks, jewellery, wind chimes and garden items. Also personalised panels, stained or fused, these are usually of pets.

Please see my website for the full range.


Memos & Bows

Fabric padded memo boards for the home, various sizes. We also make a range of cushions.



Cazza's Cards

My name is Carol Mitchell and I have been crafting for over 30 years. I started with cross stitch and knitting and moved on to card making about 10 years ago. I have been doing craft fairs, garden shows and dog shows with my cards all over Essex and just over the border into Suffolk for many years.

I enjoy making cards, and each one is different as I do not do two exactly the same. I enjoy the feedback from customers who contact me afterwards for bespoke orders.

Jemima & Co

Jemima & Co is the home of delightful, original, handmade rag dolls. They have been carefully and individually made using traditional techniques, with lots of attention to detail. They capture the look of a beautiful, vintage rag doll with a distinctive, contemporary twist using modern materials.



Handmade cushions, bags and other accessories, made from a variety of fabrics including Welsh tweed.


Pebbles and Friends

"Pebbles and Friends" is a self-publicised children's book created by Robert Clarke and Hannah Vandridge.



Classy Glass

Painted and decorated glass, including baubles, bells, birds, hearts and egg shapes.

I also make tealight holders, vases and frames.

Hawkwood Creations

I make handmade, individual pieces of jewellery from a mixture of semi-prescious stones, silver, pearls and glass beads.