Meet the traders at our first Christmas Market this Saturday 23rd November at Old Spitalfields, 11 to 5pm.

Meet the traders at our first Christmas Market this Saturday 23at Old Spitalfields, 11 to 5pm.

What a line up we have for you this Saturday! Don’t miss our up and coming fashionistas, designers, crafters, makers, artists and social entrepreneurs!  We have all your Christmas gift needs covered with books, art, jewellery, fashion, artisan teas and cooking ingredients, sumptuous skincare, homewares and more.

Back the neighbourhood and shop independent this Christmas!

All the lovely people trading with us are part of the Enterprising High Streets Programme from Nwes which encourages small businesses to flourish by providing free, specialist consultancy, training, access to finance and grants to trade with us at Old Spitalfields Market. If you would like to be a part of this exciting programme then apply here. Businesses to join the Guild receive priority to continue trading with us after completing the programme, want to join our community? We’d love to hear from you. Join us by filling out this short form today. 

You can read more about all the businesses trading with us and follow them directly via our Instagram posts here @east_end_trades_guild.

Now, kick back with a cuppa, peruse these beautiful portraits and watch this short film to hear straight from our traders about how this partnership with Nwes has supported these brilliant local entreprenuers.

Michelle Drew, Est 25. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Katharina Gruber, Pylon Ceramics. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Justin Algie, Siam Botanicals. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Ahmed Salim, Beligi. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Sibu Dladla and Peter Huffam, Jaded Life Hub. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Nhi Vinh Chu, Chus Herbal Teas. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Layla Sargent, The Seam. Portrait Jeremy Freedman. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Hettie Scott, The Black Gift Shop.Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Emma Mathews, Socko. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Allegra Rose, Allegra Rose Art. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Alice Firmeza, Rebel With A Cause. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Jessie Katayi, Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Libby Brewster, Every Origin. Portrait Jeremy Freedman.
Amiira Ismail, Amira’s Basbass Sauce. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |
Cas Serafin, Other Books. Photograph © Jeremy Freedman 2018 |