Support local independents or buy handmade presents. Get unique and personal gifts this Christmas to help local parents and retailers while spreading the Christmas Joy!
We love so much about Christmas and honestly, the giving and receiving of gifts can be a big part of the joy when you have mini mumblers whether it be gifts for the younger or older members of the family! There is still LOADS of time to get your gifts sorted so you can avoid that last-minute rush on Amazon by shopping local, independent and handmade now!
Buying from local makers and retailers can actually be so much more of an enjoyable experience too. You can feel especially good about your Christmas it if you are helping to support fellow parents, local residents and shops with their businesses… Christmas sales are SUCH an important part of their year. Even a small item makes all the difference.
The Topiary Tree
Can help you make your gifts look extra special this Christmas. They are selling Eco wrap in three lovely designs. Loads of lovely ribbons and twines too!
£5 for 5 metre eco wrap rolls. Lovely decorations available including trees, artificial berries, gonks and mice! Lovely Advent Candles
Fantastic array of pots, plants, wreaths, posies, table decorations available. Plus lovely Wreath making kits (£30).
Christmas Trees are available from Monday 20th November 2023 alongside Handmade Christmas Wreaths.
Cedarbarn aim to bring you top-quality, healthy, fresh food with impeccable provenance and as few food miles as possible.
A great selection of Christmas Treats in the Farm Shop these include Christmas Cards & Tree Decorations, Handmade Local Gifts, Yorkshire Jigsaws, Candles, Local Gins & Beers, Hampers to order, Chocolate & Luxury Biscuit Gifts and not forgetting our delicious Cedarbarn Mince Pies & Homemade Christmas Puddings.
Our Christmas Order Forms is out now (CLICK HERE) and we will be taking orders until Wednesday December 13th 2023. If you would prefer to have your order form sent via post or email please call us on 01751 475614.
Café Bookings for the Christmas Festivities – details online or telephone 01751 475614 (Café Extn) for more details.
The Christmas Barn – Brimming over with so many beautiful and carefully selected gifts, decorations, lighting and homeware the Christmas barn at Sledmere is the place to be to find all you need to create that cosy festive feel to your home. There are all sorts of unique items so you can bring that special touch to your Christmas dinner table, with festive crockery, table runners, napkins to match, designer Christmas crackers along with all the accessories you need to give your Christmas tree the wow factor this year. For more gifts, homeware and garden essentials pop into the Woodyard just next door.
What better present than a locally sourced, personalised hamper?
Here at The Balloon Tree we can provide you with a bespoke hamper to please the most decerning of recipient. The team can arrange a selection of products to meet all tastes and budgets in a gift-wrapped hamper. From jams and chutneys to locally produced wines and cheeses no two hampers need be the same.
Orders can be placed for an individual hamper from £20 or we can supply a full corporate package for those wanting to send Christmas wishes to their hard-working staff or loyal customers.
The Balloon Tree Farmshop has a brand new online shop where you can order all your Christmas dinner goodies in one place, alternatively pop into the shop and fill out an order form. Last Orders: 14th December 2023.
The Garden Centre and Gift Shops will be open to help you source the best in Christmas gifting and decoration.
Make Christmas Dinner stress free by ordering delicious food from our Farm Shop.
Download and complete the order form HERE. Email it to email@example.com by Wednesday 6th December 2023, 5pm. Get a free bottle of wine with any orders over £50 placed before 25th November.
Preparations for Christmas are now in full swing for the Newburgh Priory Estate in Coxwold.
Enjoy some festive cheer and create a family tradition, choose the perfect real Christmas tree from the magical Long Gallery Ruins, all British grown on the Estate. In addition visit the pop up Christmas Shop in the Priory for tableware, tree decor and stocking filler gifts with coffee, mulled wine and cakes provided by Sublime Coffee at weekends.
A family-run business offering a range of real cut trees and pot-grown quality Christmas trees from 25th November 2023. Trees range from 2ft to 15-20ft and include low needle drop Nordmann, Fraser Firs and traditional Spruce trees.
Open Daily from 25th November – 22nd December 2023.
Monday – Friday 10am – 6pm
Saturdays and Sundays 10am – 4pm
Find us on Market Place for more than 7000 books to browse, art supplies, bookish gifts, or pick up this year’s Christmas Books Catalogue for inspiration.
There’s a children’s section downstairs with comfy beanbags, pencils and paper, plus lots more books for teenagers and adults in the deceptively large upstairs!
We also sell and redeem:
National Book Tokens (accepted in most UK bookshops)
Pickering Town Vouchers (accepted in most Pickering businesses)
Until the end of Saturday 16th December we are donating £1 worth of books to local schools for every £10 spent on books, art supplies and gifts in the shop. Last year we gifted more than £750 in books to Pickering schools, and this year we hope to deliver as many books as possible to schools in our neighbouring villages.
Alongside many shops and cafes in Pickering we are open until 7pm every Thursday before Christmas.
We hope you find this guide to locally sold gifts and independent retailers in Ryedale helpful and it brings some inspiration to your Christmas shopping list – if you would like to be included, please email me HERE