One easy and joyful way to make merry is a visit to The Country Living Magazine Christmas Fairs (in London, Glasgow and Harrogate) where all the planning and preparations for the forthcoming festive season can be done in one place. Look no further for everything you need from decorations and gifts, food and frivolities, pampering and party wear. This is the fair that offers unusual and individual items that are not on the high street, selected from many of the best and most original British companies and small producers. Visit The Country Living Magazine Christmas Fairs and get set for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Fabulous ideas for feasting come from regional artisan producers; stir the senses with the smells, spices and flavours of Christmas. There are cheeses and pickles, puddings and pies, and fragrant liqueurs. Every type of decoration is available ranging from swags and garlands to sparkling baubles and dazzling lights. Take a break from the shopping to make your own table decorations, or learn how to wrap beautiful parcels and presents at one of the expert masterclasses. Personal pampering is also encouraged: find your party style and fashion accessories and indulge your glamorous self. There are ideas and gadgets for men and charming gifts for children. For present inspiration there is something for everyone - the gardener, the cook, the pet lover, and that tricky person who seems to have everything. You will find something that suits at the Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair. And finally, a little self indulgence never goes amiss when there are tantalising beauty products and numerous treats to tempt you to a personal treat.

Make your wish for a truly special holiday season come true and get everything ready for the Christmas and New Year celebrations with a visit to the Country Living Magazine Christmas Fair.

Christmas Bunting competition

The organisers of the Country Living Christmas Fair are running a Christmas Bunting competition – and not only will the winner and runners up will see their glorious decorative bunting hanging at the fairs in London, Glasgow and Harrogate, the winner will also receive £100, and the runners up will receive a pair of ticket to next year’s event.

VENUES AND DATES

  • London at the Business Design Centre, Islington, London N1 from 11-15 November 2015 London tickets £13.00 in advance (instead of £16.50 on the door)
  • Glasgow at the SECC, Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW From 19-22 November 2015 Glasgow tickets £11 in advance (instead of £12.50 on the door)
  • Harrogate at the Harrogate International Centre, Kings Road, North Yorkshire, HG1 5LA From 3-6 December 2015 Harrogate tickets £11 (instead of £12 on the door)

There are also VIP and Gala tickets at different prices. See online for details. Web: www.countrylivingfair.com/xmas Telephone: 0844 848 0160 OR book online Tickets must be booked no later than 1pm on the day before the due visit. *All ticket bookings are subject to a £1.50 booking fee per booking (not per ticket). * See website for more ticket prices and information.

Reader Offer

Special Popular Patchwork Readers’ ticket offer – saving around 25% when quoting the following codes: COUNTRY02 Tickets must be booked no later than 1pm on the day before the due visit. TELEPHONE: 0844 848 0160; or book online at www.countrylivingfair.com/xmas/tickets

Ticket prices with COUNTRY02 code: London £13; Glasgow £10; Harrogate £10.