Tag Archives: From Britain with Love

Australian Made and British Made – How the Aussie’s seem to campaign for their country’s manufacturing and farming better than the Brits

A carrier bag advertisiing the Australian Made, Austrain Grown logo, togther with Bruce, an Australian made toy wombat. Photograph by author.

A carrier bag advertising the Australian Made, Australian Grown logo, together with Bruce, an Australian made toy wombat. Photograph by author. October 2015.

Wherever I travel in the world, I make the effort to buy locally made souvenirs and support local people. At the very least I make sure I buy a gift that is actually made in the country I am visiting.

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“Best place for affordable souvenirs made in England”? British made gift and souvenir guide

In response to this question I saw on trip advisor  – where is the “Best place for affordable souvenirs made in England”?

Wherever you travel in the world, please make the effort to buy locally made souvenirs and support local people. At the very least make sure you buy a gift that is actually made in the country you are visiting.

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From Britain with Love

From Britain with Love is an online shop, directory and magazine which celebrates and showcases beautiful design from around the British Isles.  It’s a commercial venture but nevertheless I think it’s potentially a great source for finding British made products.  I have not had the chance to spend much time on the site yet, but everything I have looked at so far has been made in the UK and I am sure I will be returning to this site again to research products made in the British Isles. This website is one of a number of such sites featured on my “useful links” page.