Wouldn't it be nice to have a blog showcasing some local handmade talent so here are some fab businesses from Staffordshire and Cheshire
Romana Dawn Creations Based in Widnes, Cheshire
Handmade patchwork and fabric goods for your home and family. Including bags, bears, homewares and babywear. As Mum to Jack Hunter-Spivey who is a GB paralympic team table tennis player, all money raised through her business is going to fund a new wheelchair!
Over The Rainbow Cake Creations based in Longton, Stoke On Trent
I can personally recommend Claire and her cake creations as I've bought from her on a number of occasions. Big cakes, little cakes, cupcakes and cake pops! She also takes custom requests too!
The Katy Collection by Karen Worrall Based in Hanley, Stoke On Trent
Gorgeous jewellery, charms, watches etc for men, women and children set up in memory of Karen's daughter
Hannah's Hobby Corner Based in Longton, Stoke On Trent
Cute hair accessories to raise funds for Claire's sons under 10's football club as they are in need of money to keep it going.
Sew Goth Crochet Based in Stafford
Another personal recommendation as I have a gorgeous Jack Skellington cushion from Katie which, along with everything else, is beautifully hand crocheted. Katie handmakes a variety of items from baby bonnets to bunting to adult headbands to scarves to bibs and booties!
Magical Wonderland Collection Based in Stoke On Trent
Look magical feel magical with high quality handmade jewellery, wine glass charms, fimo charms and much more. Home jewellery parties also available!
Whizzy Knitwit - Based in Stoke On Trent
Handmade original upcycycled and vintage inspired textiles. Bags, scarves, brooches, mug cosies - all sorts of pretties at reasonable prices!
I have a knitwit mug and cosey and it's brilliant!
FruitBat Fudge Based in Stoke On Trent
Homemade gourmet Vegetarian / Dairy-Free sweets and treats at pocket-money prices. At
Fruitbat Fudge, they're very proud of what they do and they want to share it with as many people as possible. This is why ALL fudge recipes contain no artificial colours or flavours, are suitable for Vegetarians and Chef Babbit is constantly developing new recipes for Dairy-Free and Gluten-Free goodies. Currently working on a fudge suitable for Diabetic diets.
Badger's Woodcrafts Based in Stoke On Trent
Specialising in handcrafted gifts and craft items for your home and work space. All products are created from natural, untreated and sustainable sources.
Cards And Candles For All Occasions Based in Stoke On Trent
Husband and wife partnership specialising in handcrafted, unique and personalised greetings and keepsake cards, and bespoke candles. Our aim is to provide high quality keepsakes for all of those special occasions.