A Curious Collection, Withington
Founded in 2018, Curious is an art, vintage and gift store in Withington, Manchester. Online and in store, the shop showcases the work of local artists and designers and curates a carefully selected range of women’s and men’s vintage clothing.
Idaho’s online shop offers a carefully curated selection of their favourite products. Each and every piece is something special and will guarantee to make your homes, offices and wardrobes feel a little more inspiring.
Gail Myerscough is a surface pattern designer & illustrator based in Manchester. Gail’s designs are inspired by the mid-century era and her online shop sells a range of bold & colourful art prints, homewares and stationery.
Katherine Lees, Manchester Craft & Design Centre
In her studio shop Katherine makes a unique collection of screen-printed ceramic vessels and beautiful jewellery pieces, inspired by Victorian curiosities. Katherine’s shop is the perfect place to find one-off handmade pieces and meet the maker direct.
Edit & Oak, Altrincham
Edit & Oak’s founder loves independent retail and has created a unique and inspiring space. With a love of creativity and trend, Edit & Oak’s collections are a curation of beautifully made pieces sourced from favourite directional brands, makers & vintage finds.
Lee Page Hanson Ceramics, Manchester Craft & Design Centre
Based in The Manchester Craft and Design Centre, making highly decorative Ceramic wares including tiles, vase, bowls, cups and trinkets
Deadstock General Store, Northern Quarter
A carefully curated selection of timeless accessories and gifts to organise your life’s belongings. Find a range of bags, aprons, mugs and other life tools from both small batch and independent makers.
Victoria Baths Shop
Victoria Baths is Grade II* listed and widely recognised as Britain’s finest historic swimming pool. First opened in 1906, the Baths has played an important part in the health and well-being of local people and is now, in its partially restored state, a very popular heritage and events venue.
Every purchase from the shop will help make sure that Victoria Baths will be enjoyed for years to come.
Form Lifestyle Store, Northern Quarter
Form is a small lifestyle store, celebrating independent makers and thoughtfully-made goods. The Form Shop is tucked away in a beautiful grade II listed building, in Manchester’s Northern Quarter, a calm and peaceful environment where you can take your time browsing and learning more about their products.
Manchester based company Breakout is one of the biggest, best and most established escape game companies in the UK and in a bid to support the 60+ staff at their sites the Breakout Unboxed concept was created in 2020.
Breakout Unboxed is an escape room in a box, delivered to your door that will have you captivated from start to finish.
Sukikoko offer a range of bold, bright and fun items to cheer up any dull day, home or outfit, perfect for gifting for someone dear to you, or a lovely treat for yourself.
Nordic Muse, Manchester
Nordic Muse lifestyle store makes every effort to carefully select products based on pure and simple values. Their vision is to deliver a product offer that reflects Nordic simplicity, good craftsmanship, and high-quality design
Helena Lee Studios
Helena is a Swedish photographic artist who has been living in the UK since 1994. Helena’s artwork aims to strip things back, removing unnecessary visual information to focus on the essence of an idea or an image. Designing cards, totes and prints, Helena’s work is a way to share her love of nature.
All products are eco-friendly.
Gruum create clean skincare, haircare and shaving solutions that are kind to you, your skin and our planet. Products are effective for all ages and genders. For every bit, of every body.
Life Before Plastik
Two sisters, one plastic-free shop in the UK. Browse their online store for a huge range of eco-friendly products and zero waste swaps. Put life before plastic.
Object Style, Chorlton
Object is co-founded by husband + wife team, Alex and Rachael Otterwell. Since 2009 they’ve been creating a unique neighbourhood shop for the local people of Manchester and an online destination store for visitors worldwide.
Working with directional brands built on craftsmanship, quality + simplicity their carefully curated collection of objects for the home and gifts, all goods have been personally hand-sourced.
Grace & Greene Clayworks
Grace Edwards sells a range of handmade ceramic homewares through Grace & Greene Clayworks. Everything from mugs, to vases, to soap dishes – and plenty in between. Each item is built by hand – without the use of the potter’s wheel – to create truly individual pieces that will be unique to your home
Still Life Story, Stockport
Homewares and lifestyle pieces selected to promote slow living. With their collections Still Life Story aim to transcend trends and help you to create your own unique story.
Oklahoma, Northern Quarter
Oklahoma is the biggest independent gift shop in Manchester. Showcasing independent artists and makers; they work closely with independent companies and individuals – celebrating handmade, fair trade and ethical goods.
An online store focusing on Environmentally Friendly, Bathroom essentials, with uniqueness and purpose. Palmier started with Shampoo Bars, a great plastic free alternative, and has now branched out into different products with equal use and as little waste as possible.
Handmade in Ancoats, Apotikology’s candles are carefully hand-poured using soy wax.
Albion Candle Company
Candles are hand poured in the site of a former mill in Manchester and everything from choosing scents to packing our deliveries is done in Manchester. All candles are made from 100% soy wax
Ancoats Candle Company
Small batch scented candles made in Manchester.