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A look ahead to The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

PUBLISHED: 11:39 14 August 2014 | UPDATED: 11:39 14 August 2014

Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair

Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair


October 2014 sees the award-winning Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair move to an exciting new home when it takes over the studios of the iconic Granada TV HQ in central Manchester from 9-12 October.

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Visitors have the opportunity to buy stunning jewellery, designer fashion accessories and unique statement pieces for the home from 160 talented designer-makers selected for their excellence in textiles, jewellery, ceramics, wood & furniture, lighting, metal and glass. With many new exhibitors and all budgets catered for, the GNCCF is a must-see for anyone looking for one-off Christmas and winter weddings gifts or just something special for themselves.

New for 2014 is Ornament, a selling exhibition of high-end, collectible craft by some of the UK’s most eminent and critically acclaimed designer-makers. Ornament will focus on the presentation of beautiful collectable objects and the stories of the people who made them. It will provide the opportunity for visitors to start, or add to, their own collection. The project aims to encourage the desire to own, cherish, enjoy, keep and hand down to the next generation, the very best in contemporary craft.

Day tickets for the GNCCF are £7 per adult, £5 concessions, and children under 16 are free if accompanied by an adult. Tickets can be purchased on the door.

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