Cornwall LivingIssue #116
Whether youíre ticking off your Christmas shopping list, or simply looking to treat yourself, be sure to check out our handpicked selection of Cornish wares!
As the cooler temperatures begin to set in and we all once again become accustomed to the shorter days and long, chilly nights, what better way to remedy those winter blues than with a spot of Cornish retail therapy? This month’s collection is sure to give you a much-needed boost, and just in time for Christmas, too!
Christmas Card For Good
This festive season at SeaKisses you can find a very special Christmas Card that not only brings with it Cornish cheer and good tidings, but also helps to fund a small project with big plans to improve our oceans for future generations. Every single penny from the sale of these cards will go to Dive Project Cornwall, a team of determined people working towards eliminating plastic pollution, a cause close to anyone with a love for Cornwall and the coast that we treasure so dearly. With a little help this Christmas we’ll be ever closer to a plastic-free ocean.
Lapuan Kankurit Blanket
Based in Falmouth, the team at Cloudberry understand that everyday items in your home combine to shape the way you feel when you cross the threshold. The right selection can contribute to that feeling of wellness that comes from inspired surroundings, and this is precisely the idea that underpins Cloudberry’s carefully curated selection of iconic Scandinavian home, lifestyle and wellbeing products. Chosen with sustainability in mind, each product on display here encapsulates beauty, design and functionality, all the while enhancing a sense of easy living in increasingly busy times.
The Cornish Makers
Situated in Tinners Court in the heart of Truro, you can find The Cornish Makers. A collective of more than 30 different artists, makers and artisan food producers, all pieces in the shop are handmade in Cornwall. Pictured here is a fabulous turned wood bowl from Ed’s Woodshop, a stunning jug and cup set from Bluebell Pottery, and gorgeous leather pieces from Elyssian Designs.
St Mawes Scent Collection
The Grey Lurcher
The Grey Lurcher has adorned its shelves with beautiful gifts and Christmas decorations. The amazing limited edition silk scarves from Diana Wilson are a real touch of luxury, while the Christmas decorations have a festive Latin Quarter theme for an element of glitz and glamour. And don’t forget the St Mawes Scent Room Candles and Reed Diffusers – hand-made in small batches for
Stow Country Boot
With a vision of bringing sustainable handmade footwear to the forefront, the family team at Timeless Shoes believe such items should be a ‘must’ in every wardrobe. These handmade brogue boots by Trickers are a superb example of the quality you can expect from each and every pair they stock. Solid, tough and durable thanks to Goodyear welting, these boots should be seen as an investment and if cared for, they will last a lifetime. What’s more, 5% of profit goes to charity!