The Harrow Way | Basingstoke | Hampshire | RG22 4BJ
craft centre
Art Studio:
Strawberry Fields
Beauty Salon:
Natural Beauty

Dressmaker:
Sewfistication
Engravers:

Jeanette’s
Florists:
The Butterfly Tree

Goldsmiths:
Petra Jewellery
Handmade Cards:
Alison’s Wonderland
Home & Garden:
Les Jolies Choses

Painting Ceramics:
Pots2Paint
Picture Framing:
Wykeham Artworks

Refreshments:
The Parlour Tearoom

Viables Craft Centre:
The Viables Craft Centre was established over 30 years ago and now has 14 permanent independent businesses operating from converted farm buildings in a pleasant semi-rural setting, just outside of Basingstoke town centre.

The Crafts:
Each of the business’ details is listed below or click on the left-hand list to go straight to a particular business’s information.

Wedding Services:
A full wedding package is available. Have your wedding & bridesmaids dresses, your flowers, your beauty treatments & make-up, your engagement & wedding rings and your gifts; including silverware, glassware, handcrafted woodwork, framing services & engraving services, all taken care of by small businesses that offer that extra special level of personal care you’d expect for your wedding day.

Events:
Throughout the year there is a wide range of events. Click here to visit http://www.viables.org.uk for more details.

The Viables Community Association:
You can hire rooms for clubs, parties and weddings. Please contact the committee directly for more information.

Please scroll down or click on listing for more information about each business including contact details and opening hours.


Restaurant & Bar – The Towers

We cater for all occasions with our authentic Indian cuisine. We also do lunchtime specials, snacks, tea, coffee, sandwiches, baguettes etc. Beer garden also available for parties. We try to cater for all your demands! Please contact us for more details, thanks.
Contact
Tel
Fax
Unit
Ronnie Kalam
01256 359551
01565 350553
4
Opening Hours
Mon:
Tue:
Wed:
Thu:
Fri:
Sat:
Sun:
12pm – 2.30pm, 5.30pm – 11.30pm
12pm – 2.30pm, 5.30pm – 11.30pm
12pm – 2.30pm, 5.30pm – 11.30pm
12pm – 2.30pm, 5.30pm – 11.30pm
12pm – 2.30pm, 5.30pm – 11.30pm
12pm – 2.30pm, 5.30pm – 11.30pm
12pm – 2.30pm, 5.30pm – 11.30pm

Art Studio – Strawberry Fields
  • Original paintings for sale
  • Commissions Welcome
  • Adult Art Classes and
    Workshops
Contact
Tel
Email
Website
Unit
Carol Gibbs
07708 005477
carol.gibbs@talktalk.net
strawberryfieldsartstudio.co.uk
19A
Opening Hours
Mon:
Tue:
Wed:
Thu:
Fri:
Sat:
Sun:
Closed
10 – 5 pm
10 – 5 pm
12 – 7 pm
10 – 5 pm
10 – 5 pm
Closed

Beauty Salon – Natural Beauty

Natural Beauty provides all your beauty requirements with a professional approach in tranquil surroundings added complementary therapy room to provide reflexology and shiatsu.

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Contact
Tel
Website
Unit
Katie Goddard
01256 819586
www.naturalbeautysalon.co.uk
20
Opening Hours
Mon:
Tue:
Wed:
Thu:
Fri:
Sat:
Sun:
9am – 7pm
9am – 7pm
9am – 6pm
9am – 7pm
9am – 7pm
9am – 5pm
10am – 4pm
Some late evenings
on request

Dressmaker – Sewfistication

Owner and designer Sharon Heiden specialises in creating unique one of a kind garments for the client who desires individual style, beautiful fabrics and design details, together with a perfect fit, for your special occasions. A bridal and clothing alteration service is also available; please call for more information and to book an appointment.
Contact
Tel
Email
Website
Unit
Sharon Heiden
07880 716593
sewfistication@gmail.com www.sewfistication.co.uk
25a, The Stables
Opening Hours
Mon:
Tue:
Wed:
Thu:
Fri:
Sat:
Sun:
Closed
10am – 3pm
10am – 3pm
10am – 3pm
10am – 3pm
By appointment only
Closed

Engravers – Jeanette’s Engravers

Hand & machine engravers, suppliers of presentation and promotional giftware, trophies, signs & labels.

Contact
Tel
Fax
Email
Website
Unit
Paul Shepherd
01256 474009
01256 843659
sales@jeanettesengravers.co.uk www.jeanettesengravers.co.uk
16
Opening Hours
Mon:
Tue:
Wed:
Thu:
Fri:
Sat:
Sun:
9am – 12pm, 1pm – 4.45pm
9am – 12pm, 1pm – 4.45pm
9am – 12pm, 1pm – 4.45pm
9am – 12pm, 1pm – 4.45pm
9am – 12pm, 1pm – 4pm
10am – 12pm
Closed


Florists – The Butterfly Tree

Wedding flowers, venue and church flowers. Special occasions. Funeral tributes. National & International deliveries. We pride ourselves on our personal, professional service, together with our reputation in the area.
Contact
Tel
Fax
Email

Unit
Michaela Hall
01256 322772
01256 322772
michaela-hall@live.co.uk
nikkioxley@live.co.uk
14 & 15
Opening Hours
Mon:
Tue:
Wed:
Thu:
Fri:
Sat:
Sun:
9am – 2pm
9am – 2pm
9am – 2pm
9am – 5pm
9am – 5pm
9am – 2pm
Closed

Goldsmiths – Petra Jewellery

A traditional family jewellers. Repairs, alterations & commission work. Free design consultations & quotations. Re-modeling and melting down of old jewellery. Beautiful engagement, wedding and eternity rings. Exclusive range of designer jewellery to suit all budgets. Insurance valuations.





Contacts
Tel
Email
Website
Unit
Mitch Lloyd, Petra Moore
01256 355945
info@petrajewellery.com www.petrajewellery.com
7
Opening Hours
Mon:
Tue:
Wed:
Thu:
Fri:
Sat:
Sun:
Closed
10am – 4-30pm
10am – 4-30pm
10am – 4-30pm
10am – 4-30pm
10am – 4-30pm
Closed

Handmade Cards - Alison’s Wonderland

Exclusive and individual cards available in the shop that can be personalised.

I no longer make cards to order,but have a bigger selection in the shop.

Personalised keepsake boxes can be made to order with notice. Lovely scarves,bags and other gifts!



Contacts
Tel
Unit
Alison Clement
07500803933
18
Opening Hours
Mon:
Tue:
Wed:
Thu:
Fri:
Sat:
Sun:
Closed
10am – 4.30pm
10am – 4.30pm
10am – 4.30pm
10am – 4.30pm
10am – 4.30pm
Closed

Home & Garden: Les Jolies Choses

With my love of upcycling, I can transform your worn or outdated pieces of furniture into something special that you will treasure. I have been painting furniture for more than 10 years and can offer many finishes to compliment your personal style. Pop into the shop to browse the gifts and accessories for your home and garden or to buy a special present, which will be beautifully wrapped for you to take away.
Contacts
Tel
Email
Website
Unit
Lisa Wyatt
07739 988794
lisa.wyatt2@ntlworld.com
www.lesjolieschoses.co.uk
The Granary
Opening Hours
Mon:
Tue:
Wed:
Thu:
Fri:
Sat:
Sun:
10am – 4pm
10am – 4pm
10am – 4pm
10am – 4pm
10am – 4pm
10am – 4pm
Closed


Painting Ceramics – Pots2Paint

Paint your own ceramics – choose from our fantastic range of ceramic pieces. Make lovely gifts for special people, great Christmas presents and excellent venue for birthday parties. Payment methods: cash or cheque only please.
 
Contact
Tel
Email
Website
Units
Becky Kirby
01256 355557
info@pots2paint.co.uk
www.pots2paint.co.uk
9 & 10
Opening Hours
Mon:
Tue:
Wed:
Thu:
Fri:
Sat:
Sun:
Closed
Closed
10.30am – 5.30pm
10.30am – 7.00pm
10.30am – 5.30pm
10.00am – 4.00pm
By Appointment

Picture Framing – Wykeham Artworks

We specialise in fine quality bespoke picture framing and stock a comprehensive range of quality art in all styles and mediums.

Contacts
Email
Unit
Neil Griggs & Family
sorrel.griggs@gmail.com
19B, Old Farm House
Opening Hours
 

Wykeham Artworks will re-open on Saturday 21st June at 11am. Please direct any inquiries to sorrel.griggs@gmail.com

 


Refreshments: The Parlour Tearoom
Everything stops for tea
Treat Yourselves when you visit Viables!

Decorated in pink & green with pretty tables & sofas The Parlour Tearoom provides a cosy friendly place to enjoy a cup of tea & cake or a delicious lunch. Perfect if you want to combine a spot of shopping with a relaxing cup of tea, cake or light lunch!

The Parlour Tearoom
Contacts
Tel


Unit
Carole Turner
01256 325795
Please ring to book your table as we are very busy!
14B and C
Opening Hours
Mon:
Tue:
Wed:
Thu:
Fri:
Sat:
Sun:
Closed
9.30am – 5pm
9.30am – 5pm
9.30am – 5pm
9.30am – 5pm
9.30am – 5pm
Closed

Directions:
Viables Craft Centre is
sign-posted from J6 of the M3.
Click here for a google map.

Restaurant & Bar:
The Towers

Useful Links:
For facility booking, activity & events information please visit http://www.viables.org.uk

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