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Shop with Meaning: UK Small Businesses Directory

Published 3 months ago. Estimated reading time: 16 minutes.

Nov 29

This Christmas, we’re encouraging everyone to Shop with Meaning. Shopping with meaning means that however many gifts you are planning to buy, know that thoughtful is better than more. Trying to make small your first port of call wherever you can, to shop local or locally sourced, shop as early as you can and shop with conscience. Know that if you do that, every purchase can and will make a massive difference.

That’s why we have come together with hundreds of UK small businesses to bring together the Shop with Meaning UK Small Businesses Directory, updated for 2023 – a place where you can come to find your new favourite small business, no matter the gift you’re trying to find. Below you will find a comprehensive list of small businesses by category, to help make Christmas shopping this year all the more meaningful.

Baby and Child

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Rachel Riley

Abel and the Label

Alfreda and Alice

Ariael Creatives

Arlo & Jude

The Baby Workshop

Bamber Prints

Bear Hugs Gifts

Bonny Warriors Boutique

Bow and Locket

Build Your Own

Clara and Macy

ClayBear Official

Cotton Twist

Effie & Type


Fred & Noah

Grow & Sew

Happy Self Journal

Heather Alstead Design

The Little Picture Company

Love Boo


Magic and Monroe

Month of Sundays

The Mood Club

Moo & Dot

Oak Rock Designs

Paper and Wool


Photography by Valentina

Pom Stitch Tassel

Rachel Riley

Rebecca Harris Design

Rosie’s World

Rowan & Me

Sparkle and Thread

Toogood and the Gang

Timeless Roots

Wall Circus

West London Babies

Beauty and Wellbeing

Botanical Bloom Apothecary

Ariael Creatives

Batch #001

Bear Hugs Gifts

Bergamot and Flow

Botanical Bloom Apothecary

Diamond in the Sky Boutique

Don’t Buy Her Flowers

Elsie Moss Botanical


Inspired Scents

Kate Haynes TempleSpa

The Little Picture Company

Liv Lindley Silk Studio

Made by Mandeep

The Mood Club

My Self Care Edit

My Self-Care Sanctuary

My Vegan Artisan Box

Pip and Lil




Tales of Toria Ltd

Tangled Roots

Teddy Eva Scents


Timeless Roots


Cards and Stationery

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Studio 9

Aemeyra Studio

Alfreda & Alice

Ana Gallego Illustrations

Atticus Beetle and Bop

Bamber Prints

Bishop Please

Bow and Locket


Cristina Ilao Photography

Clara and Macy

Cloud 9 Design


Coral & Ink

Creative Feel Designs

Fingers and Thumbs Design

Gabriela Dachin

Gift Tags and More

Hatchling Makes

Hayley Jane Studios

HD Papeterie

Heather Alstead Design

Heirloom Seals

Helen Leppert Designs

Inky in the Wild

JC Designs

Jennifer Tune

Jennifer Wesley

JMountford Art

Joy Paper Studio

Kahani Wedding Planner

Kakuna Matata Designs

Kimberley Rose Studio

Laura Stanley Designs

Lisa Marie Designs

Little Ewe Art

London Block by Block

Making Meadows Ltd.

Meticulous Ink

Month of Sundays


Morgan Creations

Natasha Charles Boutique

Nel Inx

Note & Ink

Nurture and Cheer

The Paper Collective


Paperfloré Studio

The Paper Roses

Par Avion Paper

Penny Rose Home and Gifts

Pom Stitch Tassel


Polka Jot

Porky Penguin

Pushing Envelopes

Rebecca Harris Design

Rock Paper Swan

Simply Rye



Special Tokens

Studio 9 Ltd.

Tikkled Pink

To You From Me Gifts

Type by Alice

Wall Circus

Clothing and Accessories

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Rowan & Me

Aesthetic Laundry

By Lou Moffatt

Bonny Warriors Boutique

Bare Kind


Fred & Noah

Fresh Prints of Gal-Air

The Gift Collective

Hatchling Makes

Kelham Print

A Living Whimsy


Meeple Design

Mojo Craft Creations

Palomilla Shop

Rachel Riley

Rock On Ruby

Rowan & Me

Simply Rye

Single Swan


Spirit Owl

Thread Type Co.

Thomas Farthing

Tilbea London

Waring Brooke

3 Donkeys Clothing


Faye Wellon Ceramics

Bella Jones Ceramics

Bloom & Gray

Cosy Craft Club

Ellbie Co.

Faye Wellon Ceramics

Meloca Designs

My Self-Care Sanctuary


Pom Stitch Tassel

Text Trails

Vibrantly Calm

Wild Rhythm

Food and Drink

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Spice Kitchen

Annie George’s Fudge

Ariael Creatives

Baked By Steph

Biscuit Fantastic


Choc on choc

Honeywell Bakes

Lavolio Boutique Confectionery


Romeo & Juliet’s

Rumsey’s Handmade Chocolates

Simply Rye


Spice Kitchen

The Sweetie Jar

Treat Kitchen

Home and Garden

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Alfreda & Alice


Artza & Co

Ayara Home

Bamber Prints

Becky Broome

Bella Jones ceramics

A Blackbird Sang

Christine Wallace Art

Cosy Cauldron

The Dartmoor Artist


Ellen Hopkin Creates

Elegant Little Abode

elena London

Faye Wellon Ceramics

Featherock Jewellery

The Gift Collective

The Glass Florist

Hazel & Blue

I Do Handmade

Imogen Rose with Love

Jaci’s of York

J Candles Suffolk

JC Designs

Jennifer Wesley

Kimberley Rose Studio


Laura Stanley Designs

The Letter Loft

Lily Faith

LittleLeaf Organic

The Little Picture Company

Lovely Jubbly Fabrics


Lunas loft

Made By Daisy

Made By Mrs Jones


Magic + Monroe

Maison Spoon

Make your avio

Meeple Design

MoJo Craft Creations

Molly and Lola


MW Studio

My Floral Wreaths & Events

Natasha Charles Boutique

Nicola Ellen Illustration

Nicoles Jungle

Paper and Wool

Paperfloré Studio

Par Avion Paper

Pavilion Candles

Penny Rose Home & Gifts

Perched Bird

Photo Frames & Art

Pom Stitch Tassel

Raspberry Pink

Rebecca Harris Design

Restore Glow

Rosemary & Ridgway

Sambrini Studio

Simply Rye


Sophie Natasha

Steepletone UK

Sunday’s Daughter

SW Botanicals

Taliesin Antiques


Tom Martin

To you from me gifts

Type by Alice



Wildly Stellar by Maggie K.

Willow & Blossom Botanicals


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Hannah Weston Jewellery

Andrew Berry

Bloom Boutique

Bumble & Bee

Charlotte Bezzant Jewellery

Chambers & Beau


Denalis Jewellery

Emily Burnett Jewellery

Emily Louise London

Featherock Jewellery

Galaxy Games Store

Hannah Weston Jewellery

Hayley & Co

Hiho Silver

Jenny Grace Jewellery

Jordan Lily Designs

Little Vintage Emporium

Louy Magroos

Made By Daisy

NCK Jewellery

Parkin & Gerrish

Penny Rose Home & Gifts

Ruby Tynan Jewellery

Saltskin Jewellery

Simply Rye

Sudara Jewellery


Wilde Creations


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BearHugs Gifts


EverSo Weddings

Genevieves Gallery gift shop

Happy Boxx UK

Little Gift Ideas

Pixie Paper Art

Postbox Party

Smart Party Shop


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Art by Affie

Art by Affie – Fine Art and Prints

Designed for Dogs

Erin Silliman – Pattern Designer

Jill Labieniec – Illustrator

Koko Blossom – Personalised Travel Accessories

Meloca Designs – Arts, Crafts and Hobbies

Oh Sew Beau – Card Craft

The Rambling Hound – Pet Accessories

Rùn dog food – Pet Food

SBL Tools and Accessories – Tools and Workshop Accessories

Shropshire Petals – Wedding Confetti and Dried Flowers

Lisee Ree – Illustrator

Winston James Woof – Pets

WovenInWords – Quote Art

P.S. Check out our small business gift guide for our top picks for Christmas gifts this year, no matter your budget!

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Lottie & Lysh
4 months ago

If you are looking to you are looking to curate a Small Business Directory for Christmas 2023 we sure would love to be included. You can find us at

We are proud to have been voted Ethical Baby & Children’s Brand of the Year for the third year running – All our clothing is produced in-house, here in the UK <3

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