At Country Living we champion craftspeople and small businesses and that's what the Spring Fair is all about. We have fabrics, furnishings, accessories and more, all from hand-picked makers. See here for our Meet the Maker page to read about some of the wonderful talents you'll discover at the Fair, or visit our Sneak Peek page and see a selection of the products that will be available to buy. You might also be interested in visiting our Newcomers Market page to discover some of our brand new exhibitors.
Alongside shopping there are plenty of features to add to your day out. Visit our brand new Country Living Theatre for panel discussions and lifestyle tips from prominent figures and contributors to the magazine; try everything from block printing to chocolate making in our Craft & Create Rooms or be wowed by our glorious ‘glamping’ inspired garden- complete with vintage VW camper van. And if you're looking to relax, why not book lunch in the brand new Country Living Restaurant, or enjoy a glass of fizz in our champagne lounge.
So come along, enjoy a colourful day out that will lift your spirits after winter, meet our makers and pick up inspiring ideas for simple country style.
Learn how to design your own Easter eggs with this simple craft project from Sarah Moore. Personalise and embellish plain chocolate eggs and individual sweets with royal icing and crystallised spring flowers. For the best results, plan your design and choose your colours before you begin, although don't worry if you make mistakes, as these […]
Recent studies have finally confirmed what allotment holders have been saying for years: home-grown fruit and vegetables really are better for you than those from supermarkets. Experts at Kew Gardens, working alongside the BBC, have discovered that home-grown tomatoes tend to be both sweeter and richer in nutrients than their mass-produced counterparts, containing a much […]
If you dream of giving up the day job and being your own boss, the brand-new guide from Country Living Turn Your Hobby into a Business (£7.99) will help you to make the leap. The 232-page bookazine is a practical and inspiring manual, full of information, colourful stories, beautiful photography and essential directory of contacts. […]
These delicious hot cross scones prove an irresistible combination of two traditional teatime favourites. Serve this springtime alongside more of our Easter recipes. Preparation: 30 minutes Cooking: 15 minutes Makes 12 Ingredients 225g self-raising flour 85g butter, softened and diced 50g soft light brown sugar 75g sultanas finely grated zest of 1 orange and ½ […]
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