Be inspired by Scilly this Christmas
Scilly's retail offering may be small, but it's perfectly formed! And if you're looking for some inspiration for gifts this Christmas for your friends or loved ones who love Scilly, look no further...
Artists and creative folk abound across the islands - inspired by the natural environment, heavenly views and beautiful light. Available on all the islands, and online, are beautiful stained glass art work, prints and original paintings, ceramics and hand printed silk scarves. to name a few ideas.
The farming and fishing community too, have adapted and expanded to offer fantastic local produce: not just scented narcissi (which are synonymous with the islands) but also sea salt and ice-cream; fresh lobsters and crab, island beef, pork and duck; Scilly-made wine and ales, and island-made fudge and chocolates. When you're here on Scilly, it's easy to wander the paths and find local fresh produce and crafts to buy at local stalls with honesty boxes - so keep lots of small change in your pocket.
You'll also find locally-produced hardy canvas bags, Scilly jewellery and clothing designed by the sea, lavender bags, scented candles, local crafts and more.
Many of our shops and stores sell online, so why not scroll down and have a browse?