Many designer/makers work alone so it is in their interest to produce good quality items. Their reputation depends on it.
A lot of designer/makers support other small businesses, by buying their supplies locally.
Buying from UK designer/makers reduces airmiles, therefore reducing your carbon footprint.
A designer/maker will often make items to suit your specific requirements, giving you something totally original.
Buying UK goods supports the economy and helps the small business owner grow.
Buying handmade in the UK helps to keep alive the skills of the designer/maker
Please show your support by buying handmade in the UK and help the handmade industry thrive.
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