please see website www.whistleandhound.co.uk
A unique independent shop in the village of Freshwater in the West Wight. We support and stock products from local micro businesses and wave the flag for British made products and fair trade, ethically sourced gifts and homewares.
Our shop stocks a range of beautiful items designed and made on the Island from local artisan makers. Including hand printed linen napkins, 100% cotton tea towels, china mugs, coasters and chopping boards. We also have a large selection of greetings cards some of which are our own design and only available in store. Our ethos supports small British makers and fairly traded goods with collections of eco friendly bamboo picnic ware and reusable cups and kitchenware sourced directly from global artisans.
We also specialise in craft kits and visitors are welcome to drop-in, stay and make with help on hand to advise and guide you. Or take home to do. Ideal for ages 6 upwards and includes mosaics, crochet, knitting, sewing and felting.
Workshops & Courses
Our private studio is open all year and we host a range of contemporary craft and art workshops for all ages with local and visiting speciality teachers. Our classes take place during the day and evenings with our studio also available for private hire and bespoke events. Please visit our website for up to date activity timetables and information.
Map & Directions
From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport, A3054 to Yarmouth, A3054 to Totland, A3055 to Freshwater.
From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport, A3054 to Yarmouth, A3054 to Totland, A3055 to Freshwater.
From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Totland, A3055 to Freshwater.
Public Transport Directions
For bus information please contact Southern Vectis at www.islandbuses.info/ or +44 0871 200 2233 (bus times) / +44 01983 827000 (head office).
|Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)|
* Sundays and evenings for private events and timetabled workshops