Posts Tagged ‘gift fairs’

A trip to the (gift) fair

July 18, 2009

Ever wondered where department stores, gift shops and boutiques get their wares from?  While some of their products come from local artisans, generally the stock is sourced through their buyers attending ‘gift fairs’ – massive events which showcase the latest on offer from gift manufacturers. 

The photos and articles at the following links will give you some insight.  Man, would I like to run barefoot through one of these shows!

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