Category Archives: Retailer, Supplier & Artist Spotlight

Vanishing Point Records – An Independent Record Shop In Chesterfield

Vanishing Point Records Chesterfield

Today’s interview is with Corey Lavender from Vanishing Point Records: An independent record shop in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. In the store Corey sells some new titles, mainly soundtracks and electronica together with many genres of vintage vinyl on 45s and LPs. The shop also stocks a small selection of CDs and music and film related second […]

New Shimmering Metallic Candle Collection from Village Candle

Rosette Berry Village Candle

Wishes is really excited about a new range of candles coming soon to the shop from Village Candle. We’re big fans of this amazing brand and are proud to be an official Village Candle stockists. For all your candles and cards don’t forget to visit our independent shop here in Cudworth, Barnsley. We even have […]

Barnsley Card – A Gift Shop Hub Interview

Barnsley Card

Barnsley Card is a new scheme which aims to boost trade in Barnsley. It was founded by two Barnsley locals earlier this year to help improve trade in Barnsley and the surrounding regions. People can buy a Barnsley Card for £1.99 per month, and gain access to a huge range of deals across all kinds […]

Mintcake Mine – Kendal Mint Cake & Greeting Card Specialists

Gift Shop Hub is back with our next Berni Parker Designs Shop of the Month winner. Today’s featured shop is Mintcake Mine, the only shop in the world that specialises in Kendal Mint Cake but they also sell other local gifts such as fudge, traditional sweets, biscuits, preserves soft toys (lots of sheep) and have […]

Kate Morgan – An Interview with Illustrator Kate

Kate Morgan is an illustrator who also run workshops for all ages. When asked to describe her work Kate said “I would say that my illustrations are colourful, friendly, detailed with a story usually attached. I have quite a range of themes too. I like to illustrate real places in Yorkshire, landmarks in Sheffield and […]

Ros Brown – A Gift Shop Hub Artist Interview

Ros Brown is a talented artist who specialises in hand painted original portraits of people, pets, cars and wildlife. Available as limited edition prints, greeting cards or a personalised commissioned portrait of your own pet, person, car or favourite wild-life animal. Gift Shop Hub spoke to Ros about her life and work… Describe your average […]

Buy the Light – Berni Parker Designs Shop Of The Month

Gift Shop Hub has teamed up with Berni Parker Designs for our third article featuring their recent Shop of the month competition winners. Today’s winner is Buy the Light which is based in Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk. Bury St Edmunds is a lovely old market town with a Cathedral, a ruined Abby. The town has a produce market […]

Josephine Dellow – Artist Interview

Josephine Dellow is an Illustrator and designer from Barnsley, South Yorkshire. Having studied BA Illustration at The University of Huddersfield, Josephine graduated from the University of Central Lancashire with an MA in Children’s Book Illustration. Working in the greetings card and giftware industry since 2011, her clients have included UK Greetings, Hallmark, Asda, Tesco, Sainsbury’s, The […]

Dragonfly Cards & Gifts – Berni Parker Designs Shop Of The Month

Gift Shop Hub is back again with Berni Parker Designs for our second article featuring their recent Shop of the month competition winners. At the end of each month Berni Parker Designs will select a winner who will feature on their social media which has over 12,000 followers. The winners will also be interviewed here on Gift […]

Barkers Home – Berni Parker Designs Shop Of The Month

Gift Shop Hub has teamed up with Berni Parker Designs to run a series of articles featuring their recent Shop of the month competition winners. At the end of each month Berni Parker Designs will select a winner who will feature on their social media which has over 12,000 followers. The winners will also be interviewed […]