Join us for The Trove Cambridge’s 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways & Exclusive Offers Online Extravaganza from 1st – 12th December 2018!

Join us this holiday season for an extravaganza of surprise giveaways and exclusive offers from a number of our members – a collective of talented local artists, designers and makers from Cambridgeshire, UK.  The Trove Cambridge is pleased to be hosting twelve days of online festive fun – bringing you the opportunity to enter for a chance to win some fantastic items which have been handcrafted or designed across the county. We are proud to promote the importance of shopping local and independent – so we hope you discover new small businesses… Read More

What’s On: Cambridge Made Christmas Fair 2018, Mistletoe & Wine Exhibition at VK Gallery, PAOS Affordable Art Fair & More!

Can you believe it is only one month until Christmas? We have lots to share with you today including details of this year’s Cambridge Made / Etsy Made Local Christmas Fair which kicks off on Thursday, the Peterborough Artists’ Open Studios (PAOS) Affordable Art Fair and Mill Road Winter Fair 2018 which are taking place on Saturday – and find out about our members upcoming Winter open studios events! You may also want to check out our last post for even more Christmas shopping opportunities coming up this week across Cambridgeshire including… Read More

Christmas Shopping Pop-Up at Little Acre Kitchen, Ashwell Makers Market & Christmas at Robinson College, Cambridge

We are back to let you know about three more fantastic local events coming up over the next week! If you are local to St Ives there are lots of exciting things happening in town this weekend including the Snowman Festival trail and a Pop-up Market at Little Acre Kitchen. Just across the border Ashwell Makers’ Market will be taking place with 14 independent creatives showcasing their wares – and next Friday in Cambridge sees the first Robinson College Christmas Craft Fair and Open Day. Also, a reminder that Histon Handmade is… Read More

Milton Winter Open Studios, Ely Cathedral Christmas Gift and Food Fair 2018 & Katy Bailey’s Solo Exhibition

Read on to find out more about three fantastic local events coming up this week. Ely Cathedral’s annual Christmas Gift and Food Fair is back for 2018, Cambridge Open Studios members in Milton, Cambridgeshire are opening their doors for a three day Christmas shopping event, and local artist Katy Bailey’s solo exhibition has been extended until December! * The hugely popular Ely Cathedral Christmas Gift and Food Fair (Chapter House, The College, Ely CB7 4DL) is back this coming week – kicking off with a special preview evening on Wednesday 14th November… Read More

This Weekend: Great Chesterford Christmas Jewellery Fair & Orange Tree Christmas Fair

Get your Christmas shopping started this weekend! Two exciting local fairs are happening – the first in Saffron Walden, a large jewellery fair where you can browse collections of antique and vintage, modern and eccentric, preloved and costume pieces, as well as work from local silversmith and goldsmith artisans – and the second in Over, a handmade market where you will find original illustrations, prints, ceramics, candles, homewares, and much more from a great selection of local makers. * Rural Magpie will be hosting their Christmas Jewellery Fair tomorrow from 10-4PM (Saturday… Read More

Featured Members – November 2018: Jemima Willcox, Beadstorm Designs, Pink Coat Club & Clare Kenward Flowers

Welcome back to our featured members series for November 2018! Here at The Trove Cambridge we are preparing for next month’s festivities and encouraging our followers to think about shopping local and independent this Christmas! Keep an eye out over the next few weeks for our upcoming what’s on posts – and if you are ready to start your shopping now then be sure to check out what our members have to offer and the full line-up of Histon Handmade Christmas taking place on Saturday 24th November. Read on to discover brand… Read More

Histon Handmade Christmas, Balsham Community Market & Sue Rapley’s Open Studio

Are you interested in shopping local and handmade this Christmas? The festive season is fast approaching and we strongly believe that supporting local businesses is really important for the local economy. If you feel the same and are looking to buy from local suppliers or artists, designers and makers in 2018 then we know of some fantastic events to attend throughout November across Cambridgeshire. Histon Handmade have now announced the line-up of their Christmas shopping event, the Balsham Community Market is back for an autumn extravaganza, and our member Sue Rapley is… Read More