Gather Round’s Gift Guide
Christmas Shopping with Gather Round
Hark the herald, the festive season is upon us. Your baubles are shining and your party plans are in place, it’s time to find gifts for your favourite people. Bristol is filled with independent makers and producers, making it easy to shop local and sustainably this Christmas. Lucky for us, and you, Gather Round is full of talented folk making, writing, producing, creating and crafting. We’ve gathered together your Christmas shopping list, curated from Gather Round members and their nearest and dearest.
Tis the season to be merry and bright. Tis the season to support your independents. Have a good one!
Make like a wrap-star and envelop your thoughtful gifts in sustainable, chic gift wrap from Kinshipped. Founder, Kayleigh enlisted the help of Simon our Resi member at Brunswick Square to design the clean lines, minimal aesthetic and frankly gorgeous cards, planners and prints. Make your resolutions stick by writing them in the most beautiful notebooks you ever did see.
Brunswick Square studio members and Bristol’s favourite magazine is stocking-ready. The Collections Volume 3 is a limited edition publication compiled of the best of the last six months. Find articles, photography and four brand new cover stories featuring Mica Levi, Charli XCX, Joy Orbison and PinkPantheress. Don’t sleep.
Check the bling. When not ensuring Brunswick Square is fit for business as our Community Manager, Amie is practising the art of silversmithing. One-off pieces in her signature style make a very lovely gift for your favourite person. Check her Instagram highlights and drop her a line to place your order.
Artist collective Show of Hands brings together some of the brightest in the South West. Launching at SVA Gallery in Stroud. Find jewellery, print, painting, crafts and more. Cigar Factory favourite, Director Nic Kane will be showing her pieces.
Local maker Hettie makes your fruity earring dreams come true. Bananas, dragonfruit, kiwis and oranges; all felled and dipped in glossy resin in the name of fashion. Pair with your favourite cocktail and we’ll meet you at the tree.
Claudia, founder of Art & People shares a lifetime of knowledge in curating art in the home. In this short course, you will learn the magic of buying, framing and hanging art to create your own gallery. Claudia has offered GR members a £10 discount, simply use GATHER10 at checkout.
Delicate and intricate, paper artist Sam has captured our beloved Bristol in a unique way. Nab yourself a limited edition poster of this incredible, handmade artwork. When not creating beautiful paper labyrinths, Sam can be found in our Brunswick Square home.
Essential oil rollerballs designed for a life on the run. Organic, sustainably sourced oils blended to combat that which holds you back. Anxiety, poor sleep, stress and low mood are balanced with organic oils such as ylang-ylang, cedarwood, lavender and bergamot
Crochet dreams don’t get much better than Howe Crafty Creations. Find earrings of granny squares, watermelons and fried eggs or the cutest bunting you ever did see.
We’re so lucky to be surrounded by so many creative people! May the season of merriment and joy ensue.