The Stableyard Restaurant

You couldn’t visit Redlands Yard and not stop by The Stableyard Restaurant for a breakfast, a lazy lunch or a coffee and a slice of some of the best cake in the region. A wonderful sunny spot to enjoy a lunch, the Restaurant serves as the perfect place to escape to when you need to work away from home, meet up with your friends or celebrate a special occasion. For over 30 years, the restaurant has been the gathering place for locals and visitors alike. All our meals are home-cooked from scratch, using only the best fresh local produce.

Contact: (01308) 868362

Gallery of Makers

Some call it the best-kept secret, some simply call it a marvel – our Gallery of Makers, run by Clare Colby, offers the visitor a bounty of local art and crafts in the form of original paintings, limited edition prints, wooden sculptures, hand-crafted ceramics, illustrated greeting cards and other unique items. If you’re looking for something truly spectacular, make sure you pop in.

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Earth Design

You may be surprised to find a shop like Earth Design nestled in a small Dorset village. Here you will find an amazing choice of gifts from around the world, many unique within the UK. Inside you will find quality gold and silver gemstone jewellery, beautiful stone sculptures for the home or garden and natural stone vases with incredible vibrant colours. From the intricacy of the patterns on the animals made from Fimo Clay to the natural beauty of the crystals with their beneficial healing energy, all in an environment enhanced by the perfume of natural essential oils, relaxing music and a collection of inspiring books which will make your visit something special.

Contact: (01308) 86891

Becca’s Fabric Larder

Becca’s Fabric Larder provides visitors with an abundance of fabrics, kits, threads and more to help you get started on your next project. And if you’re in need of expert help, Becca’s available with advice too! Join her for one of her classes and workshops and learn how to create something new. A huge variety of wonderful fabrics for dress-making, quilt-making and more, with fabrics of all colours and designs to suit your personal taste. Pick up a kit to get you started or a pre-cut fabric pack. Also available are paints, stamps, stencils, utensils, templates and threads, or simply browse through the pattern books and magazines if you’re on the hunt for inspiration.

Contact: (07486) 062343

Dimensions Hair Studio

Dimensions hair studio is a brand new salon. With over 10 years’ experience, Steph and her team have a huge passion for hair and making people look and feel great.

The team offer their clients the luxury they deserve at an affordable price, and giving them an experience that makes them feel and look great. The salon offers all types of treatments, from cutting and colouring, to perming and shampoo and sets.

Bookings can be made by calling the salon, or contacting them via their social media pages.

Contact: (01308) 867711
Facebook: Visit their page here

The Peacock Emporium

The Peacock Emporium is a unique collaborative shop, run by local artists Jubes Originals and Rebecca Stidson Art. Within its walls you will find beautiful exclusively-designed gifts, decorative mosaics and vibrant artwork for the home.

Jubes Originals: Jubes mosaics can be found in galleries, craft shops and cafes in Somerset, Devon and Cornwall and online through Etsy and Folksy.

Rebecca Stidson: Using simple shapes, rich colour and this decorative technique her art depicts a variety of subjects, from fairytale landscapes, quirky cupcakes to sunny days at the beach. Website:

The Wobbly Cottage

The Wobbly Cottage is an Artisan Micro Bakery based in the lovely village of Broadwindsor in deepest, darkest Dorset run by Husband & Wife team Richard & Danielle.

Their speciality is long fermentation Sourdough bread, made using traditional methods over 48hrs and simply incorporating flour, water, salt & their beloved Starter.

Contact: (01308) 861620

Kate Michelle Designs

Michelle Watling, the designer/maker, is a masters graduate from UCE Birmingham School of Jewellery in mixed media contemporary jewellery design.

Michelle has created a range of hand-knitted jewellery. Designs are made from fine sterling silver and enamel copper wire. Each piece is hand sewn and shaped to form rings, earrings, necklaces and bracelets. Crystals and pearls add a delicate contrast to the fine silver.  As a qualified teacher, Michelle also runs craft workshops for adults and children.

Contact: (07932) 166431

The Painted Nail

The Painted Nail is a bespoke nail salon that specialises in everything Nails. They offer pure pamper and relaxation with top nail etiquette, precision and attention to detail.

From nail extensions and nail art to natural nail care our aim is to make your nails look beautiful all of the time. They take the utmost care to ensure your naturals are taken care of. They only use the best quality brands with no MMA or drills! Their extremely qualified, experienced staff also offer a full range of stunning beauty treatments to suit everyone’s needs.

Contact: (07378) 818676

Attic Gallery Furniture

The Attic Gallery Furniture Studio takes its rightful place in our community and showcases some of the most beautifully created furniture by craftsman Simon White. Simon trained as a carpenter in 1990, he then from ’93 ran a small fitted furniture business in London called Made to Measure till relatively recently. Simon enjoys creating handmade wooden furniture and smaller curiosities, and particularly likes to make items using contrasting coloured woods.

Simon looks forward to meeting visitors and discussing any projects that may be of interest. Be sure to pop by and take a look!


The Painted Pooch

Providing a range of dog grooming services from cut & style to bathe & dry and microchipping & scanning, the very experienced team will have your pup looking fresh and new in no time.

Groom Sarah has a wide range of experience and has worked with many dogs in her portfolio. Sarah is trained in dog first-aid and has studied animal behaviour and works with a number of breeds and characters. Your pet is in safe hands with her!

Contact: (07775) 445042