Favourite websites

and (ahem) a little trumpet blowing

Nook + Co

Our own homewares, accessories and gifts shop. Quite separate from Humblewood, but still handmade with the same passion and care by little old us!
website: Nook + Co

Forever Creative Photography

Product & Lifestyle imagery / White Background Shots...
For Artists, Craftspeople, Designer-Makers & Brands all across the UK...
website: Forever Creative

Top Drawer

2020 dates: 12-14 January.
Venue: Olympia, London

Carefully edited by a panel of market-leading experts to excite, inspire and, ultimately, save you time by bringing you the very best design-led products and brands available. At home in London’s iconic Olympia, which is nestled in one of the world’s most highly-recognised design districts.
Top Drawer is as much about the exchange of ideas and experiences as it is about the buying and selling. With two inspiring stages, learn all there is to know about retail at one of the many keynote presentations, masterclasses, panel discussions and case study presentations.
website: Top Drawer

Scotland's Trade Fairs Spring and Autumn

2020 dates: Spring 19-21 January. Autumn 20-21 September.
Venue: SEC, Glasgow

Scotland’s Trade Fairs take place twice a year at Glasgow’s SEC, with January's 'Spring' event being the largest. A wide range of companies exhibit thousands of products to trade buyers from the department stores, multiples, mail-order, online, tourist attractions and independent retail outlets who attend the shows.
The shows incorporates four specialist areas: Home & Gift products, Fashion & Accessories, Craft and Food & Drink.
website: Scotland's Trade Fairs

British Craft Trade Fair

2020 dates: 4-7 April.
Venue: Yorkshire Event Centre, Harrogate

If you want to buy unique, handmade work from the British Isles, the British Craft Trade Fair Harrogate and BCTF online catalogue will offer you all the choice you need. With hundreds of makers, a vast range of products, and prices starting at just a few pounds, it's well worth a visit.
website: BCTF
NEW FOR 2020: The show will be open to the public on the Saturday ahead of the usual trade days. As a trade only brand, we won't be selling Humblewood's products on that day, but we will be taking some of our team's other creations!