The St Abbs Market is held every Friday from Easter to December. We sell local foods and locally handmade crafts, baking, local art and fairtrade fashions and jewellery. Shop locally in a cosy restored Victorian school hall (The Ebba Centre). Meet the friendly craft and food producers and learn more about this lovely part of Scotland.
VIBES award winning Scottish Borders based design studio producing elegant and stylish environmentally friendly interior "green lifestyle" accessories ranging from the award winning Tweed Patch cushion and matching throws from 100% reclaimed and/or recycled wool tweed and tartan fabric to the Crofter Collection made from waste yarn “rugs”.
Stephen Finch is a designer maker based at Real Wood Studios, formerly Woodschool, near Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders. Since 2006 he has been producing high quality bespoke furniture from locally sourced hardwood. He specialises in using Oak, Ash, Elm and Sycamore to create distinctive and unique pieces.
Designed by nature, crafted by hand. Woodlore makes clocks, bowls, mirror frames, lamps, bookends, sculptures and much more. All our creations are made from Scottish hardwoods, sourced from eco friendly sources.
I aim to keep the design as natural looking as possible and reflect the inherent beauty of the wood. The products are finished using natural products such as beeswax and linseed oil and in some cases Danish oil.
Ettrick Valley offers high quality screen-printed cotton tea towels, PVC coated aprons and bags.
Sue Elliot uses high quality silk and silk velvet along with various embroidery techniques to produce original gifts and accessories. She is self-taught and her inspiration originally was derived from the patterns and textures found in the bespoke elm furniture her husband makes. She has recently moved into the interior design market and produces silk and velvet bedspreads and cushions. One of the main services she offers is to make any of her ranges to commission in any size or colour to complement an outfit or colour scheme. High street shops cannot provide this service.
We have been pleasing our customers from all over the world for over 17 years with our range of quality crafted products.
The Craft and Food Fair People are a new event organisation in the Border and Northumberland, with a fresh approach for craft and food fairs with a very proactive modern approach to the advertising and promotion of all our events.
The Crafters is a retail co-operative, set up in 1998. We are a group of like-minded independent craft workers, who wanted to have a retail space in the high street that we could run ourselves.
The Haining is managed by The Haining Charitable Trust, and is a Grade A listed Palladian Mansion which lies in the Ettrick valley, 30 miles south of Edinburgh, and just over 20 miles north of the border with England. The Aims of the Trust are to create a self-sustaining, commercially viable estate, which would safeguard the building and grounds, developing its use for the advancement of education, arts, heritage and culture and the provision of recreational facilities through the preservation of the heritage, culture, archaeology, natural environment and amenity of The Haining Estate for the people of Selkirkshire and the wider public.