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Fabulous shop, such a surprise

We popped into the shop as we were looking for some Welsh gifts for our boys. As it was we bought a... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Craig P
via mobile

Bernadette went above and beyond to create a beautiful gift for my parent's anniversary. The shop... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
San Diego, California
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A quaint eclectic shop showcasing the works of local crafts people and small businesses from North Wales and some further further afield. A good mix of items from glassware to painted furniture to fairy doors and locally crafted slate gifts. We also...more
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15 Clwyd Street, Ruthin LL15 1AA, Wales
+44 1824 308359
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

Me and Hubby has a browse around here today (Wednesday). I liked their idea of upcycling old furniture. There was also a variety of craftwork on display which would make quirky gifts.

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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We popped into the shop as we were looking for some Welsh gifts for our boys. As it was we bought a couple of things for ourselves instead. Lovely shop well worth a visit, it'll surprise you what's on offer.

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Bernadette went above and beyond to create a beautiful gift for my parent's anniversary. The shop is unique, well crafted and great care is clearly taken in the creation of each item. Despite living in the states, I was extremely pleased with the timeliness of...More

Thank efisher44
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Bought the most gorgeous Welsh dresser from here, it is the absolute envy of everyone who sees it! Upcycled by the shop owner to a very high standard using Annie Sloane products. A real Aladins Cave of gifts, cards, glassware and so much more! There's...More

Thank butterflies101
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I stumbled upon this shop whilst visiting Ruthin Town, my children teenage children were on the Skate Park and I went for a walk. The shop owner was very friendly, but also Left me alone to browse, it's nice to know you aren't being watched...More

Thank Ali S
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely range of gifts in shop but also had some beautiful furniture restored and painted for me. Fab!

Thank Nic_Williams81
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

A little gem filled with beautifully crafted gifts. Hosted by the wonderfully supportive and most helpful Bernadette who looks after her Crafters so well. Definitely pop in and treat yourself to something unique!

Thank natty22112017
Reviewed 24 May 2017

when you visit ruthin you must visit this little shop where you can buy lots gorgeous gifts from jewellery,cushions,cards,and lots more .perfect shop to help you rememeber your visit to ruthin :-)

Thank rockchick242015
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