I received my first Christmas card yesterday! So with the festive season fast approaching, I thought I would list some of the wonderful local businesses I know in the Consett area that you can shop with for your Christmas gifts. Please do pop by their websites and have a look and see if you can shop locally for the majority of your Christmas gifts this year. Wherever you are in the world, local businesses would really appreciate your support.
Here they are in alphabetical order:
Treat yourself or a loved one to a holistic therapy treatment from Aura Gold Holistic Therapies, including Reflexology, Qichi Foot Massage, Reiki, Hand and Arm Massage, Chakra Balance, EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique), Swedish Back Massage and Indian Head Massage. Gift vouchers are available.
The Cool Rule Company
celebrates everything that is cool about toddlers with a fantastic, funky range of happy living products, with the marvellous Cool Rule Book, children’s reward charts and posters.
makes hand crafted and unique pieces of jewellery. JBow also creates beautiful pieces of fingerprint jewellery and keepsakes created in fine silver from silver art clay to capture your precious moments, which can all be seen at Precious Moments in Silver by JBow
creates beautiful, handcrafted collages featuring your favourite words and quotes. Bespoke artworks available on request, perfect for any special occasion.
As well as being graphic designers Mutant Design
produce wall art and props.
Oodles Toy Bags
provide handy zip up bags with a see through panel to stash away all manner of things.
Yes, this is me
produce high quality bespoke and commission leathergoods for individuals and groups from LARP through to alternative fashion.
Not only does Sarah Loveland Photography
specialise in baby and children’s photography, but she also has a wide range of gift items on her website, including “photography lessons in a box”, photography workshops, photographic art and natural rope dog toys.
Have Star Paws
take a beautiful portrait of your four legged friends, a wonderful gift for all animal lovers.
Have fun browsing around all these local Consett retailers for your Christmas gifts, and wherever you are in the world, please do try to shop locally whenever you can!