"Buy unique, Buy Handmade since 2014" - Handmade gifts by local people. Up to 19 stalls per event with items such as jewellery, cards, knitting, hand painted gifts, sewing, home décor, clothing, crochet, artwork & more...?
Our fairs are always FREE ENTRY and all are welcome. We have an "access for all" policy, are family friendly, with no stairs or steps and provide easy accessibility for wheelchair and/or buggy users.
Is food and drink available?
Yes, refreshments are available, including tea, coffee, squash, a range of cakes/brownies, sweets, scones etc, all prepared/Homemade by a local baker.
What can I expect to see at the fair?
We always have a wide range of craft/handmade items available at each fair and pride ourselves on the choice available to shoppers. We have up to 19 stalls per fair with 16 stalls on average. ?
Prices for handmade items start under £1 with many items available from £5 - £10, which make it affordable for most budgets, there are also more expensive items available, perfect for larger gift ideas
At previous fairs we have had the following handmade goodies: Jewellery, Candles, Art, Home Decor, Linen, Sewn items, Knitting, Clothes, Glassware, Paintings, Paper Craft, Wood turning, Mosaics, Bookmarks, Coats, Small items of furniture, Block Printing, Vases, Greetings Cards, Hallmarked silver, Notebooks, Toys, Baby clothes, Decorations, Photo frames, Vintage inspired gifts, Coasters, Resin pendants, Wooden plaques, Bunting, Jams, Quilts, Pagan themed gifts, Halloween items, Photography, Christmas Items, Make up, printed Canvases, Button art, Tie dye clothing, Toiletries, decorated mirrors, skull themed items etc...?
How do I get to the fair?
We are located at the end of Church Street, directly opposite St Mary's Church
There is parking at the Waitrose multi-storey car park (Arragon road) and behind M&S (Holly Road), both are approximately 8-9 minutes walk from the venue. There is also parking available in Church Street and nearby roads, but these are on meters and are limited to a couple of hours only. If you are unfamiliar with the parking available, please check which is best suited to your needs prior to the event you wish to attend and please be vigilant as traffic wardens operate frequently in the area.
Alternatively, if you are travelling via train, Twickenham station is approximately 10 minutes walk.
Or Bus routes available (that stop approx 7 minutes walk away) are H22, 267, 281, 33, 110, R68 and R70.
How can I become a stallholder for this event?
Stalls are allocated via an email mailing list sent out several weeks prior to each event and are £15 per table. A 5ft-6ft table and chairs are provided as well as free tea/coffee to stallholders.
We DO NOT accept traders (e.g. forever living, neal's yard, avon, etc) as these are not handmade and we also do not accept any religious, spiritual or holistic items.
1. Confirm you live within 10 miles of Twickenham, as this is our catchment area.
2. Confirm you have Paypal as this is how stall payments are taken
3. Send 3 pictures of your recent work and/or previous stall pictures
4. Confirm your items are all handmade by yourself in the UK.
5. Confirm your business name (if you have one) or what you wish to be referred to as during promotion.
6. Confirm you wish to be added to the mailing list.
Official Link: http://www.twickenhamcraftfairs.co.uk