Sneak Preview

Click here to have a peek at the vintage finds and handmade creations our exhibitors will be bringing to the Fair.

Fair Features

The Fair is about simple pleasures: things to make, cakes to bake, talents to nurture and gardens to grow. We've created inspiring feature areas to help you do just that. Click here and discover our Country Living Theatre, Craft & Create Rooms, Spring Garden and more! 

Championing Craftspeople

This is the website for the 2015 Spring Fair, which has now happened. We will be launching our brand new Spring Fair website in January 2016.

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.  

Editor's Blog

This chicken tagine is richly flavoured with spices, honey and dates and tastes even better if made the day before and reheated. We admit it will be hard to resist but it is well worth the wait. Preparation: 25 minutes Cooking: 1 hour 20 minutes Serves 4-6 Ingredients 1 tbsp seasoned plain flour 4 chicken […]

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A mild, clear honey (wild flower or lavender) works well in this honey mousse with pistachio tuiles dish. Preparation: 40 minutes, plus chilling Cooking: 25 minutes Serves 6 Ingredients For the honey mousse 3 medium eggs, separated 170g clear honey 150ml double cream For the pistachio tuiles 40g butter 40g caster sugar 55g clear honey […]

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New exhibition - The Art of Acquisition - offers an all-encompassing view of the work and homes of acclaimed artist group The latest exhibition at The Fry Art Gallery in the market town of Saffron Walden in Essex celebrates the fascinating homes of the influential community of artists that formed around the nearby village of Great Bardfield from […]

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How better to make your move to the country than with the purchase of one of these quintessentially British chocolate box cottages? Here’s our pick of properties currently available, which will you choose? Keep checking back for more dream country properties for sale.

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