Cornish designers and makers in the spotlight!

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Cornish designers and makers in the spotlight!

Cornwall is blessed with many talented designers and makers. Each year we are able to put something truly unique and beautiful under the Christmas tree for our loved ones.

It may be a surprise to some to discover the breadth and depth of talented designers, makers and artisan food and drink producers in Cornwall. If you have been lucky enough to visit a food festival or stroll through a Christmas market in Cornwall you may have met some of these unique and inspiring makers that have chosen to live and work here.

We’ve compiled a list of some of our favourites to help you choose locally made Cornish goodies to go under your Christmas tree this year. Take some time to explore our fabulous finds and pick your favourite for yourself!

Furniture designers

Tom Raffield

Beautiful, iconic steam bent wood furniture to adorn your home.

Richard Buckingham Furniture

Beautifully designed locally made furniture from the heart of the Lizard.


St Ives Gin

Small batch gin made in Cornwall


Our favourite is the Cornish Summer Cup. Produced each year from near Marazion.

Botanical body care

Bloom Remedies

Natural skincare and aromatherapy blends for holistic healthcare.

Inlight Beauty

Organic beautycare products developed by Dr Speizia and handmade in small batches. Uterlly pure!

Bloom Town

Beautiful palm oil free body care products and soap.



Victoria Walker

Beautifully handcrafted kinetic jewellery made in Truro. Our favourite is the Rose pendant!

Mirri Damer

Handmade designs in gold and jewels. Truly unique.



Cornish Sea Piskies

Discover the adventures of the Sea Piskies in Cornwall in three beautifully illustrated books. The perfect stocking filler.


Jake Boex

Jake Boex designed and created in his Porthleven studio, minimalist, beautiful and inspired by the natural environment.

Amy Cooper Ceramics

Unique porcelain lighting with a seaside feel.



Jo Downs – Jo Downs is one of the world’s most respected fused glass designers. Find coasters, bowls, candle holders, light fittings and many more in her unique style.


Cornish Sea Salt

Harvested from the sea on the coast of Cornwall, Cornish Sea Salt is rich in minerals and flavor.


Artisan chocolate and one of the only small batch bean-to-bar chocolate makers in the country.

Cornish Seaweed

Organic edible Cornish seaweeds made into seaweed supplements, seaweed salt, flakes Stocking fillers with a twist.


Cornish Bird in the Sticks

Playful illustrations of Cornish life.

Jago Silver Illustration

This talented artist creates mesmerizing and inspired images of land, sea and adventures.


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