5 BRITISH MADE GIFTS FROM UP AND COMING DESIGNERS

Give something unique to your loved ones this festive season with one of these made in Britain gifts. Hailing from Scotland, London, Buckinghamshire and the South Coast and crafted from silk, wood and leather, each product retains and values true craftmanship to create beautiful quality, vibrant designs.

Silken Favours

Silken Favours bold and vibrant designs are all hand drawn and printed on everything from silk shirts and cushions to wallpaper and fabrics. Creative Director and Founder Vicki Murdoch, takes a playful approach to her design subjects, which feature cats, unicorns and flying pigs in trippy yet pretty designs. The Big Fish scarf is available at Clerkenwell London for £220.00.

Cats Brothers Goa Coat

Hackney based Cats Brothers are a luxury streetwear brand with a real sense of humour, taking inspiration from everything from rappers to emojis and the Day of the Dead. Their current collection features this hand embroidered, bright red coat, embellished with palm trees with a tiger splashed across the back. The ideal gift for someone who has had enough of the British winter, with the design harking back to holidays in the sun. The Goa Coat is available from Clerkenwell London for £945.00.

TINCT

This brother and sister team design brightly hued, vegetable tanned leather products at their home on the English south coast, which are then made in their partner factory in Somerset. Their studio reflects an integrity of simplicity, design and personality, which shows in their collection of simple but vibrant pieces ranging from the cross body bag (pictured) to small zipped purses. TINCT will be instore from 10th to 12th December to emboss any TINCT product purchased free of charge with your or your loved ones initials. The TINCT cross body bag is available from Clerkenwell London for £395.00

Geoffrey Fisher

Geoffrey Fisher Trook

Geoffrey Fisher forages in his local Buckinghamshire woods for little pieces of nature that he hand crafts into useful, practical objects such as these ‘Trooks’ or ‘tree hooks’. Because no tree is the same, each and every one of Geoffrey’s products are totally unique. Geoffrey Fisher’s Trooks are available from Clerkenwell London from £7.50 for a small. 

Nomad Watches

Nomad is a Scottish watch brand with a contemporary, modern style but retaining traditions of valuing true craftsmanship and quality. This season they have collaborated with London based Samuel Wilkinson to create the Moltair, which interplays between clean lines and soft curves. The Nomad watch is available at Clerkenwell London for £185.00.

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