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Deck the halls

Whether it’s a Christmas tree for your front room or you want to go all out with wreaths, garlands and table centrepieces, we’ve got some fantastic suppliers in Yorkshire ready to help with your festive needs.

Steeped in tradition, Kathe Wohlfahrt have been making and selling their stunning Christmas decorations for 52 years and have just opened a brand new shop in York. Make your tree really special with a stunning adornment or why not start a new family tradition and give a gift that can be used every year.

Set in sixteen acres of lawns and beautiful gardens, Wentworth Garden Centre in Rotherham can cater for all your decorative needs. For those to whom Christmas means a real Christmas tree, they offer over 3000 premium grade trees to choose from.

Fancy creating a Christmas Cake masterpiece this year? Why not head to the Icing Workshop in Farnley for a lesson in cake decorating. Use all kinds of equipment and edibles to produce a real show stopping centre piece for your Christmas table.

Tong Garden Centre near Bradford have helped families choose their perfect Christmas tree for years, all from a range of Yorkshire grown and freshly cut trees that will stay looking great in your home throughout the festive season. Choose from a range of lush real green trees or a no-nonsense artificial tree.

Pick up some decorative treats at Castle Howard’s festive covered market and browse a wide range of unique crafts, gifts and festive foods. Pop inside the house and take inspiration from the garlands, wreaths and decorations hand crafted by the gardens team from greenery, winter berries and branches gathered from the estate.

If you fancy getting crafty, make a festive wreath for your front door inspired by the traditional Christmas decorations at the Brontë Parsonage Museum on the 10th December. All materials will be provided, and the workshop includes mince pies and mulled wine to get you in the festive mood!

Located in the beautiful Crimple Valley in the town of Harrogate, Crimple Hall is Harrogate’s newest retail destination where heritage meets contemporary. With an extensive range of Christmas decorations, add some sparkle to your house this season.

This article comes from our 2016 Festive Guide