Our very first Christmas Market kicked off at 11am sharp at the 1915 Bar and Bistro in Rotherham Town Centre.

We rounded up some of the coolest small businesses we know for an entire day of alternative Christmas shopping.

We had a variety of stalls including jewellery, handmade lingerie, original art work, tarot readings and even a make-up artist!

Take a peep at what he had on offer.


Mysticum Luna – Hiya!

8th sin

8th Sin – Affordable Alternative Boutique.

zella rose

Zella Rose Wigs – Wigs and Make-up brushes galore! Also make sure to check out Katie’s blog on living with Alopecia, check it out HERE. 

galaxy gaming

Galaxy Gaming – Retro custom consoles and parts.

holy ghost

Holy Ghost Tattoo Collective – Rotherham Tattoo and Piercing shop.


Downfall Clothing – Clothing brand hailing from Yorkshire.

kurb krusher

Kurb Krusher – Rotherham based Skate company.

saint thorns

Saint Thorns – Handmade Harnesses – find her harnesses on Depop @thornsthorns

toffee apple

Toffee Apple Tarot Readings – Find her on Instagram @toffee.apple.tarot

witch crafts

Witch Crafts – Spooky illustrator and blogger hailing from Yorkshire.

sugar skull

Sugar and Skulls – Handmade skulls!

whiskey lou

Whiskey Lou Lingerie – Handmade rock and roll lingerie.

sew you think

Sew You Think You Can Stitch – Cross stitch heaven!


Lizard Fingers Illustration – Rotherham based illustrator.


Claudia Paige Make Up Artist – Fully Qualified Horror Enthusiast and Make Up Artist.


Massive shout out to our musicians that played throughout the day!

Conor O’Rourke 

Find his music HERE


Rachael Webster 

Find her music HERE


Strange Bru

Find them HERE

strange bru


Massive thank you to Vicky Hilton, Daniel Brown and the staff at 1915 Bar and Bistro for helping us make sure the market went ahead smoothly.

Here’s to our next Alternative Market, see you next year!