At Fox & Bee we're not just about our own dressmaking and fabric business, we're all about community too, and for us that means supporting those small business, artisans and makers that we feel provide first class goods and services. 


As independent businesses retailers we put our heart and soul into our products, we spend hours learning and perfecting our craft, we take pride in what we produce and we love it when our customers love what we do too.

We'd love to make some recommendations for you and we hope you like them just as much as we do.



Textile artisan

Fleur is a completely original talent and makes the most fabulous mixed media hand embroidered art.  Check out her shop on Etsy and follow her on Instagram

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Jules is a local artist from New Milton, not only does she make the most beautiful cards, she also has a shops in the Christchurch Emporium and The Den Emporium (Bournemouth) where she sells the most amazingly embellished mirrors I've ever seen along with lots of vintage treasures  Check out her Etsy and follow her on Instagram



Antiquities and vintage

Sara and Ben are people who are passionate about antiques, collectables, vintage and anything with an interesting story or history. Their showroom barn is in the heart of the East End and well worth a look. Shop on Etsy or Website and follow on Instagram.

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New Forest artisans, makers and crafters

For a whole host of local New Forest artisans check out the Shop New Forest site. Liz is passionate about bringing the best the New Forest has to offer to people.  Her aim is to celebrate and promote quality produce and services from small independent businesses in our area.