Be Unique With a Handmade Gift

Shopping for that perfect present can be very tricky and particularly time consuming but there’s really nothing better than finding the right thing and watching someone unwrap it just to see that look of amazement on their face – and the best way to secure present success is to buy handmade gifts.
There is so much amazing talent out there that you know you’ll always find the perfect present for that special someone in your life, whether you’re on the lookout for handmade bags, jewellery, home decor items or some lovely embroidery.

It can also be a bit difficult to shop for men upon occasion but finding something handmade will automatically show your recipient how much time you’ve spent hunting down the perfect present for them.

After all, who wouldn’t want something that no one else has and that really is the beauty about shopping for handcrafted items from artisan designer-makers – you know that everything is one of a kind and truly special, just like the person you are giving the present to.

Giving presents can be just as much fun as receiving them (some might even say it’s more fun!), particularly if you find that perfect gift that as soon as you see it makes you think of a certain person. So why not have a look around to see what amazing handmade items you can find? If you do, you know you’ll gain a reputation as being a really good present-giver – and people will really look forward to Christmases and birthdays!



Tapestry Cushion Cover with two cute red kittens

Gifts for her

Tapestry Cushion Cover with two cute red kittensWhen you are trying to find great gifts for your mum, girlfriend, wife or sister it can get quite frustrating. We have devised a list of quality jewellery and accessories which are totally different to anything else you are likely to find elsewhere, whether it is online or otherwise. Give your lady something she will truly cherish with our unique gifts for her.

Handmade Boofle Christmas Card with insert

Greeting cards

Handmade Boofle Christmas Card with insertGreeting cards can be used in so many different styles and fashions – whether it’s new neighbours, a birthday, seasonal greetings or even a promotion – and this is what makes the variety of the cards we offer so special. You can get a quality, hand crafted card with unique artwork and a close, delicate touch added to each card for any occasion. We sell a wide selection of cards to give you as many different feels and styles as possible, to make your card picking job as easy as it could possibly be.

Greeting cards are mass-produced mainly but we try and create small batches of unique designs so that you get the best chance possible to find something that genuinely suits what you are looking for. Whether it’s an anniversary card, a promotion for a friend or something a bit more dramatic like a new child being born, we provide you with a list of hand-crafted cards that tell a rich story as well as bring a unique craft and charm to proceedings.

If you are looking to pick up affectionate and personal greeting cards, then you have come to the right place. We can help you do just that, and with a nice selection of cards in different styles, themes and colours you can get something just right for whoever it is you wish to provide greetings for. Greeting cards have been used for many years now and brings a huge deal of inspiration from many old civilizations and cultures long since passed.

If you want to pick up a greeting card that tells a different story from all of the generic ones you have considered, then Your Crafts Fair can provide you with what you are looking for.

Find out more about greeting cards here




10 Best Handmade Gifts Ideas

When we think of giving someone a gift, we want to give something heartfelt. The best gifts are handmade gifts. They are unique, they are personal. We offer exquisite one-of-a-kind items that will please anyone on your gift-giving list.

For the woman in your life:

We can also offer alluring and eclectic earrings. This jewellery would be cherished by any woman! Please have a look at gorgeous gemstone, crystal and wooden necklaces and bracelets.

Wood carvings
If you want to give a whimsical gift, try a wooden handcarved item from Bali. There are calendars held by adorable wooden animals, pet food dish holders, bird feeders and soulful statutes. Though not large items, they will be conversation pieces in any home.

handmade gifts - cat calendar

Cat calendar

Embroidery pictures
A divine handmade gift is an embroideried picture. These cross-stitched gems are of comical critters and will brighten up any space in a home.

A great handmade gift idea is a woven bag. These are beautiful and unmatched woven bags in various styles and sizes and adorned with shells, embroidery, or sequins among other items. They come in a variety of colors and uses, from dress-up, to everyday use, to a trip to the beach.

For the man in your life:

Wooden business card holder
Great handmade gift ideas for that special man include a wooden business card holder. Not only is it hand-made, it is made in the shape of a hand!

Wooden bottle holder
Any man would enjoy a wooden bottle holder in the shape of a dolphin. These are also handcarved from Bali and beautiful pieces.

For a man or a woman:

Amber paintings
Paintings made with genuine amber nuggets mixed into the paint make radiant pictures. They come in different sizes and range from scenery to animals to shipwrecks

Gemstone Trees
These miniature trees handmade of gems are thought to have healing properties or life-enhancing properties.
Birch wood wooden accessories
Made from birch, these napkin holders, candle holders and trivets bring the passion of the outdoors into the home.

Commemorate a recent trip to the beach with a beautiful shoreline painting. It’s sure to bring a smile to anyone’s face.

These are just ten of the many handmade gift ideas. Take a look! It’s certain you will have a hard time picking just one item.