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Pride of Stratford "Town Centre

Outlet of the Year" 2014

Independents Shop Awards

"Best Independent Shop" 2015

Copyright 2012 The Arter

In the heart of Shakespeare's county, The Arter is Stratford's home of handmade.


Our designer makers have been hand-picked to bring you the best of local arts and crafts.


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Winners again

"Best Independent Shop" Nadhim Zahawi's Independent Shop Awards 2015.

Huge thanks to all who voted!

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We are sorry to announce that The Arter has sadly closed down. Thank you to all our lovely customers for your support over the past three years. Please sign up to our mailing list so you can be kept up to date on any future developments...