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27 Jun 2023

The Best Places to Shop Small Businesses this Festive Season

The Best Places to Shop Small Businesses this Festive Season

The festive period is the perfect time to show support for small independent businesses and designer makers. With so many pop-up Christmas markets appearing, how do you know where to get truly unique gifts while still supporting Small businesses?

Look no further than the Spirit of Christmas Fair. This exquisite boutique Christmas shopping event has been championing small businesses for over two decades. It runs from 30 October for 7 days at Olympia London, making it the perfect destination for all your Christmas shopping essentials.

Shop Small at Spirit Christmas

While many Christmas fairs tend to prioritise mass-produced products, the Spirit of Christmas Fair takes a different approach. Meticulous curation goes into selecting 700 exhibitors to showcase the best small mainly UK and brands.

This is a unique opportunity to connect directly with designers and discuss their creations one-on-one. You'll discover creators like Alina Candles, a British candlemaker specialising in hand-poured, eco-friendly soy wax candles in Devon.

Additionally, you'll meet independent fashion designer Kate Barton, whose London studio showcases effortlessly chic clothing.

Quality Over Quantity

The Spirit of Christmas Fair has built its reputation on quality over quantity. All our small businesses are carefully selected for their product craftsmanship and originality. This allows you to take pride in selecting truly exceptional gifts such as artisan fragrances meticulously blended in Yorkshire, beautifully crafted ceramics from Portugal, or locally renowned, award-winning cheeses. Supporting these small businesses contributes to the growth of British talent and entrepreneurship.

Experience the Magic of Christmas

What sets The Spirit of Christmas Fair apart from other Christmas markets is the immersive festive experience it offers. Held in the stunning Olympia London, this event transforms into a haven for a unique shopping experience, creating an enchanting atmosphere for visitors.

The fair is open for 7 days, giving you the time to soak up the atmosphere. Invite friends to join you and turn it into a special occasion. Visit the stylish Louis Roederer Champagne Bars, the perfect spot to indulge in decadent nibbles and a glass of champagne.

Additionally, explore creative workshops where you can learn from an abundance of skilled professionals, adding a touch of creativity to your festive season.

The Perfect Christmas Shopping Destination

If you're looking for somewhere that brings the spirit of Christmas together with the very best of small business retail, the answer is clear.

For over 20 years, the Spirit of Christmas Fair has connected discerning shoppers with independent creators in a magical festive setting. It's an opportunity to find joy and meaning in gifting while supporting hard working artisans.

Come along and explore 700 emerging brands and designer-makers. The fair takes place from 30 October for 7 days - don't miss joining this celebration of Christmas the boutique way!

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