Shop London's best brands
While we can't welcome the usual suspects to Greenwich Peninsula for our live programme of events, we're championing designer-makers and independent brands from across the capital online. Browse a selection of fashion, homeware, accessories and more from the comfort of your home.
Search for your favourite traders from Greenwich Peninsula's much-loved Urban Village Fete and SAMPLE market below.
Food & Drink
Find your favourite treats online.
From sweet treats to a selection of savoury delights, you can still find your favourite items to eat and drink online at this year's Urban Virtual Fete.
Using olives that have travelled all the way from Greece, Aeithalis produce the best Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Use URBAN25 for a discount especially for visitors to the Urban Virtual Fete.
Anna Mae's Mac N Cheese
London's most legendary street Mac N Cheese truck is one of our firm favourites at the Urban Village Fete each year. But fear not, you can still get your cheese-fix at the Urban Virtual Fete. She's selling their coveted recipe book and other Mac N Cheese merch online.
Arapina's award-winning Lifestyle Bakery offers vegan, organic free-from and low-in options that are still available for takeaway. For your guilt-free, sweet-treat-fix, head to their website for more information.
A favourite among residents of Greenwich Peninsula, Ardoa are back open, serving moonroast coffees and pastries to enjoy in the sunshine. Now you can shop their impressive collection of wines and bottled beers too.
Baj's Blazin' Hot Sauce
Baj's Blazin' hot sauce is a famous family recipe and is guaranteed to spice up any recipe or dish that you've trialled and tested during lockdown. Head to their online store to shop their selection.
Black Bee Honey
Black Bee Honey support British Bees from the top of London's rooftops and within the capital's gardens. It's unblended and unpasteurised and can be delivered straight to your door.
Blackwoods Cheese Company
Blackwoods Cheese Company produce raw milk soft cow's cheese. Their online shop is happy to deliver all cheeses across the UK and also offers a selection of other British farmhouse cheeses and larder essentials.
Bokit’la is the first French Caribbean street food seller in London. They're a family run business sharing a taste of Guadeloupe by combining freshly fried dough, packed with sunny flavours, locally known as a Bokit. They'll cater for any taste for your special event.
The team at Borna are nutty about nuts. Their online store sells a range of pistachio-based products including butters and drinks as well as a pistachio snack-pack that's made from 100% natural ingredients.
Breadwinners support young people and refugees by offering them jobs making artisan, organic, baked goods. With 800 loaves already delivered, they're now calling to all bread-lovers at the Urban Virtual Fete. Head to their website to order yours.
Along with their Prosecco Van, the Bubble Bros bring the fun to every event. While you're at home, you can shop their selection online. Shop individual bottles, or why not splash out on a case to celebrate at day at the Urban Virtual Fete?
A guaranteed sell-out every year at the Urban Village Fete, Cakehole treat fete-goers to a range of handmade cakes with the best and freshest ingredients. Luckily for London, they're still selling their treats online.
Charlie's Sweet Treat by Ben's Bakery
At Ben's Bakery, the team are committed to using locally sourced ingredients to create lovingly crafted cakes, sweets and treats. They also offer gluten free and vegan options. Give them a call, they'll deliver local delights straight to your door.
While you might be missing your favourite artisan coffee hang-outs, you don't have to miss out on great coffee. Coromandel Coast source and roast the highest quality coffee from under the lush canopy of India's indigenous forest trees. Buy yours today.
Crown & Queue Meats
Crown & Queue are offering a special discount to participants at this year's Urban Virtual Fete. Use URBVFETE for free shipping nationwide and a 10% discount on the best cured meats aroud.
Eat Chay's indulgent vegan food makes the most of East Asia's boldest flavours. Dish up their delights at home and find some of their best-loved recipes online.
Greenwich Peninsula's resident pan-Asian restaurant are still serving up their much-loved dishes available for takeaway. We've featured their recipes in our Urban Virtual Fete digital pack for you to try at home. Don't fancy cooking? The team are ready for your orders.
Ehla's fusion of flavours and influenced by the Eastern Mediterranean sea and combine culinary delights from the likes of Cyprus, Greece, Turkey and Egypt. Their pantry store is stocked with every essential that you'll need to replicate their dishes at home.
Fatty's Organic Spirits
Fatty's Organic Spirits are 100% organic and sustainable. A real treat for the artisan gin drinker, head online to order yours today. The team at Fatty's are offering a 10% discount at this year's Urban Virtual Fete (use discount code Fattys10).
These Japanese teas are carefully selected from the many producers and farmers the team have visited on journeys around the country. Set up high on the hillside, tea leaves are grown in the cleanest and freshest of conditions in the Ilam region of Nepal.
Happy Eating House
This small, artisan company makes small-batch Oriental cooking sauces and condiments using only 100% natural ingredients. All sauces are free from artificial preservatives, additives or MSG. Order their sauces online today.
Hola Guacamole provides some of the best Mexican Street food that London has to offer. Take a look at their food truck available for hire for every event. They're looking forward to bringing you the freshest flavours once it's safe to do so.
Kimchi & Radish
These artisan Kimchi products are raw and unpasteurised, probiotic and boost immunity, not forgetting they're also packed full of flavour. You can now order yours online, with vegan options available.
Kushcuisine produce award-winning preserves with a Caribbean twist. Each jar is handmade with passion. The team are still working hard to deliver every order placed on their site where you can also buy a cookbook to create their delicious dishes at home.
Maule Brewing Co.
This exciting Micro Brewery based in Northampton create no-nonsense, truth-telling batch-made Craft Beers & Ales that are destined to delight the taste buds. You can shop their range online too, they'll deliver to your door.
Using only the finest organic ingredients, MOMO Kombucha produce the highest quality Kombucha that you can now buy online from their website.
These handmade brandies and liqueurs use only natural ingredients and phenomenal flavours. Bottled in original Mason Jars, it's a unique tasting experience that packs a powerful punch. Shop online.
Original Fry Up Material
The best breakfast burgers in town are operating a click and collect service in various areas around the UK. They're always looking for new places to serve their infamous fry-ups so head to their website to find out more.
Orbit Brewing Ltd
With a newly launched webshop now live, it's never been easier to enjoy Orbit Beers. Taking classic styles and applying a modern twist, these brewers have an eye for finesse and drinkability.
Palm Bay Caribbean
While we can't welcome them to Greenwich Peninsula this summer, the team at Palm Bay Caribbean have now opened a street food restaurant and cocktail bar in Essex, with collection or delivery available.
Pasta e Basta
The team at Pasta e Basta make the best pasta, gnocchi and ravioli from their East London kitchen using freshly cracked farm eggs and organic Shipton Mill semolina. They're now delivering to various areas in London, so head to their site to find out more.
Pochi's Japanese Rice Bowls are easy to make in your home. While their delivery service is currently closed they'll be launching their meal kits soon, so stay tuned for more information!
Rendang! Thank you ma'am
Offering free, same day delivery for orders over £9, you can still get your hands on the best Rendang! Thank you Ma'am coconut curry in South London. Using authentic ingredients, the dish is best served with jasmine rice and salad then topped with chilli sauce.
Renegade London Wine
Renegade London Wine are offering 10% discount on all orders of £100 or over using a code you'll find on their site. In these times of uncertainty, there's no minimum order and guaranteed next day delivery to get your hands on these unique urban wines made in London.
Stakehaus, otherwise known as HAUSparty Food will serve the ultimate steak and chip for your party, no matter how big or small. You can buy their signature sauce online, or purchase a voucher, to use when you can 'haus' party properly.
The Good Slice
The Good Slice is a social enterprise with a simple message: eat good, do good. For every pizza you purchase, they'll donate a meal to someone in need. Currently operating a home delivery service, you can continue to eat good and do good too.
The Hill Larder
The Hill Larder sell food and drinks that feed your taste buds as well as your well-being. They creates delicious fermented artisan water kefir and sauerkrauts that are tasty, gut friendly and nutritious.
Thomas Cookie Co.
Thomas Cookie Co is a small artisan baker based in Kent, started by a Thomas with a dream. The team have been making cookies and cookie-based treats for nearly 5 years now using the same passion and values they started with on day one. They offer a pix 'n' mix box on their site for you to order (we recommend the cookie cups).
Van Dough are busy preparing a pizza takeaway service from June onwards for those lucky enough to living around SE23 or SE6. If that's your area, check out their site and book your orders in.
Umbrella Brewing is the brainchild of four friends inspired to create the products they wanted to drink themselves. They make alternative alcoholic beverages inspired by traditional British classics including Ginger Beer, Dry Cider and Rhubarb Cider. Produced with time-honoured techniques.
London's best independent fashion brands, delivered to your door.
Every year, we champion slow fashion from sustainable sources at the Urban Village Fete and this year is no different. Browse below to shop a selection of independent fashion retailers at the Urban Virtual Fete.
Anna's patterned headbands are the ultimate accessory for all hair types at any occasion. Using hundreds of different fabrics and prints, Anna's accessories cater for every style. Check out her range on Instagram.
Artisan & Fox
Artisan & Fox are bringing to light the human stories behind the things we wear, from artisans in Kabul's old city to resilient Syrian women refugees in Lebanon. Shop beautiful fashion, accessories, homeware and lifestyle goods from around the world.
Asime supports the growth of small, female-led businesses in Ghana where all clothes are produced using local textiles and re-purposed denim. The brand donates all profits to support sanitation, education and public health projects in the local community.
Bored of trailing through pawn shops to satisfy an obsession with gold jewellery? AURUM.Ldn was founded to offer everyone the chance to wear gold but with a cool girl aesthetic
This clothing brand sees sustainable, circular fashion combine athleisure and art. Each item is original, ethical and unusual. Avant Habitat support independent creators and each item is made from natural, organic fabrics.
Ballonet Socks is a London-based, female-powered socks brand that celebrates individual style through striking colours and unique unisex designs. Their eye-catching designs turn your feet into creative canvases and the high-quality brushed cotton feels even better than it looks.
Centre Front produce contemporary menswear with premium fabrics adhering to high quality manufacturing standards. Subscribe to their mailing list and receive 15% off your first order.
ChungRowe's hand-made fashion items and accessories are one-of-a-kind pieces. Using bright colours and bold patterns mean each piece is unique and showcases an individual sense of style.
Edy and Bridge
Edy and Bridge is an independent fashion brand with every item handmade in the UK. With a range of rainbow print t-shirts and bright and beautiful masks currently on sale, the team are hoping to spread a little happiness with every creation.
Ethical Stories Ethical Me
A curated collection of ethical fashion which empowers and celebrates artisans, vegan fashion & fair trade. Shop ethical jewellery including handcrafted earrings from India, delicate jewellery from Cambodia, handwoven clutch bags, and envelopes made from upcycled plastic.
Offering a 25% discount on all items until the 2nd June, use discount code SAMPLE when shopping for Far Afield's contemporary British menswear at this year's Urban Virtual Fete.
Fronté is a London-based womenswear brand inspired by strong women. Each item of clothing is both practical and sensual. All garments are produced in London in small quantities to create your favourite clothes to keep forever.
Hedley Field produce vegetable tanned, eco-leather shoes that will carry your baby through their first steps. They make a variety of accessories in neutral tones, meaning each item is perfect for a special baby boy or girl.
The design of these eye-catching pieces of bespoke jewellery and scarves centre on colour, 3D print and hand dying techniques.
Idioma's unisex clothing is organic and fairly made. Each item takes interesting words, phrases and symbols and combines this with innovative design and illustration. While their flagship store in Brixton has closed, they're still shipping products throughout the UK and internationally.
Jetti is a London-based contemporary womenswear brand that bridges the gap between designer fashion and functional clothing. Simply put, they make high end pieces without the high end maintenance.
For stylish men who want to make an impact, Jeya Narrative source high quality men's accessories and gifts from emerging British and European brands, with free UK delivery.
This kidswear brand sells embroidered sets made from the softest Indian cotton. It's clothing that's perfect to play, lounge and adventure in. Each piece has been carefully crafted and properly designed to stand the test of time.
Khudu Kids specialises in clothing for babies and toddlers, where everything is made in London. Stuck for the perfect item to buy? Why not try their eVouchers, the perfect solution for a thoughtful gift, without the uncertainty.
No Shrinking Violet
With a recently launched website, it's easier than ever to get your hands on No Shrinking Violet's stand-out, statement accessories. Every item of jewellery is handmade and inspired by 1980s opulence.
Laura Nelson Design
Handmade by Laura Nelson are a collection of ready-to-wear wedding bands inspired by textures. Made from precious recycled metals, and made in a South East London Studio, each piece is totally unique. Now available are her T.I.Y kits meaning you can design unique pendants from the comfort of your home.
Each product by Lucy Lynch is handmade and fair trade. There are pure woven wool rugs, organic throws, raffia bags and baby gifts for the conscious shopper. Ethically sourced and timeless designs.
Made by Celeste
A graduate from Central St. Martins, Celeste has now launched her clothing range available online. There's everything from cotton sets, to bags, scrunchies, bedding and more. Our guess is that we'll be seeing a lot more from Celeste in times to come, too.
Minus Cloud Nine
This unisex, printed clothing and accessories brand is designed and made entirely by hand. Minus Cloud Nine donates 10% of all profits to Mind in order to raise awareness about mental health.
Smateria give new life to great materials. They collect, cut, assemble and bring leather back to life without creating any more waste than necessary. Shop their range of bags and accessories online.
Studio Eris create an arrange of handmade, statement earrings. They advocate slow fashion, products made in small batches, leaving zero waste. Open as normal, they're looking forward to taking and making your orders as usual.
Teah Wilson Department Store
Based in East London, this small team create limited edition pieces of jewellery and one off clothing items, home accessories and beauty products that take their inspiration from Japanese and West African influences.
Tihara Smith's raffia bags and prints are inspired by the 'Windrush' generation and the beauty of the Caribbean. Inspired by interesting textiles, bright colours, tropical flora and fauna, each piece is distinctive and has a story that allows people have a little piece of the Caribbean.
Wondrous Theatre is an independent boutique based in Hackney. Carefully selecting internationally sourced women and children's wear, each piece goes beyond seasonal definitions. They're collections that augment the theatre of life with comfortable shapes made from sensual textures and a high attention to detail.
Woo Woo Boutique
Sustainability and up-cycling is at the core of Woo Woo London's passion for fashion. Inspired by Biba and Ossie Clark and fashion on Kensington High Street in the 70s ad 80s, the boutique gives life to items and fabrics that would've otherwise been thrown away.
Unique pieces that'll make your house a home.
Now's the time to make a start on your long-awaited home improvements. Shop timeless homeware pieces at the Urban Virtual Fete.
Inspired by Japanese heritage and handcrafted in London, these elegant and clean porcelain tablewares are a beautiful addition to every home.
The duo behind BAM's hand crafted botanical homewares are passionate about sustainability. They're now hosting online macrame-making classes for all levels and abilities, so head to their website, purchase a kit and get involved.
Bansheeplum ceramics are handmade on the wheel or hand built from stoneware and porcelain. All pieces are one-off, unique items. There's every item you could wish for; from espresso cups to ramen bowls to vases to platters.
Bugustore was created by artist Ouka Ueno. Inspired by her Japanese Grandma's cabinet, she created a series of beautiful household trinkets and accessories to bring your imagination to life.
Coco & Ginger
Coco & Ginger offer a collection of handcrafted fine candles and diffusers using premium blended wax. Made in South London, they produce powerful fragrances designed to evoke emotions and feelings.
Colourful Creation Contemporary Homeware
Colourful Creation Homeware use simple, clean shapes cut into practical pieces for everyday use. Each item is infused with bold, strong colours to uplift your mind and mood.
Cuemars is an online store for conscious design. Favouring timeless accessories, homeware and lifestyle goods over trends of the moment, Cuemars' ethos is rooted in ethical sustainability and they even offer free delivery throughout the UK.
Established 25 is a British homeware brand that produce timeless pieces for your home. All accessories are hand-crafted using leather, denim and other luxury materials of the finest quality.
heimdesign was born from a passion for making, materiality and tactility. A trained sculptor, each candle holder and piece of homeware is made from concrete. Every imperfection adds to the piece's individuality and is a piece of artwork in itself.
Homewick creates vegan friendly, handmade, soy wax candles and wax melts. Based in Greenwich, London - you can design your own candle and melt to suit you home.
Homework is a lifestyle store that aims to help you find a balance which is more important now than ever before. Inspired by traditional Chinese medicine and the healing power of nature, they produce a line of natural soap bars, toxin-free candles and oil blends.
Jivan's luxury reed diffusers are perfect for use throughout the home. Using subtle fragrances blended with a mix of essential oils and fragrance oils, the smell is long-lasting and free-from artificial qualities.
Kilubukila is a project on African and European identity applied to furniture and interior. Born in France, the founder Jess was raised between French and Congolese cultures. What started as a upholstery hobby gave birth to the Kilubukila Project.
Any item purchased from Love Heartwood's online shop means you're also planting a tree. Love Heartwood sell beautifully crafted wooden toys, gifts and homewares that allow us to reconnect with Mother Nature.
McKinley & Paget
Founded by two friends, McKinley and Paget have spent the last 5 years learning, developing and making a range of plant-based home and personal fragrances, using 100% pure essential oils, plant waxes and recyclable materials.
Opahstore is an online retail store selling clothes and household items that will enrich your everyday life. Each product is sourced from independent makers with a keen sense of principle, helping others find the balance between beauty and practicality.
People Will Always Need Plates
Launched in 2003, the team behind People Will Always Need Plates use high quality, low volume batch production to create witty, thoughtful and stylish product as a direct antithesis to use of cheap, throwaway design.
Browse the best offerings from London's most creative brands.
Whether you're browsing for friends, family, or even for your four-legged, furry friends, here's a selection from London's most creative designer-makers.
Balance Male Grooming
Balance products help you to perform at your best by looking after the way you look. Their refined Argan beard oil is ethically sourced in Morocco's sous valley and is on sale for £10 for the Urban Virtual Fete, reduced from £25.
Basil & Ford
Set up by a husband & wife duo on their first wedding anniversary back in 2013, they channelled their creative experience into Basil & Ford and never looked back. They sell a selection of personalised prints, stationery, homeware and more.
Hand Crafted in Hackney Wick the team are Earth Remedies are re-branding the term 'Beauty Product'. Knowing that beauty comes from within, they create aromatherapy potions that enable your mind to reach its full potential and botanical blends that help heal your external body.
Elan Skincare began with a vision to create a honest and transparent skincare brand with strong foundations in science, nature and art. It's a Greenwich-based skincare brand that's made by women, for women.
ELM RD. create a collection of natural and plant-based aromatic essentials for the home. Produced in small batches in the Kentish countryside, they sell scented candles and natural room mists using only the best ingredients.
Embroidery by K G Designs
KG designs is a place where all your sequin dreams come true. Kate creates contemporary embroidered decorative ornaments, fashion accessories and embellished vintage pieces.
Fin + Zee
Fin + Zee source premium fabrics from around the world to create unique designs that encourage both you and your child to discover your own inner style. All garments are made by seamstresses in the UK and working closely with each manufacturer allows the designs come to life.
From Belo are finalists in the New York Independent Handbag Designer Awards for the "Most Socially Conscious Handbag". Made from plastic bottles, their summer collection has just launched so head to their website and grab yours now, we suspect they won't last long.
Herbal Haven are a specialist herb nursery that grow over 150 different varieties of culinary, medicinal and aromatic herbs in the hilliest part of Essex. You can still buy the freshest of herbs online and they'll be delivered direct to your door.
Juno's carefully developed skincare recipes centre around the beauty of nature and the powerful impact it can have on our lives. Using natural and pure ingredients, Juno products are free from artificial ingredients.
KamCreates is a fun and playful jewellery and accessories brand. Whether it be a bold statement or a subtle pop, there is something for every occasion. Created using wood, acrylic or denim, every design is inspired by a love for travel.
Kikina's bright and bold accessories are guaranteed to brighten your day. They offer a selection of prints, phone cases, clothing and accessories that are floral and fun.
Kitty Clogs Sweden
They're an independent footwear brand based in the UK that has fallen in love with the Swedish Clog. With the help of a family of gifted craftsmen living in the wild forests of Southern Sweden they create conscious clogs that are connected to their roots.
Luna Stationery was born out of a lifelong love for paper, handwritten post, pencils, presents and beautiful design. The team have searched the world to put the very best, most cool pieces of stationery all in one place. Their online platform features all your desk essentials from independent brands around the globe.
Kanchlinka, founder of MALAKO, reconnected with her Thai roots and discovered the century old traditions of the Thai healing practice. All of products that range from body oils to lotions, aim to inspire happiness and peacefulness, using only natural ingredients.
One Small Shop
One Small Shop is a natural lifestyle store that specialises in clean beauty and sustainable style. They're vegan friendly and anti-waste, stocking natural skincare and ethically made clothing, accessories and homewares. Each product on their site comes from an independent brand who make incredible products in an ethical way.
Onaloo sell a selection of bright, bold African prints for babies, toddlers and kids to wear while embarking on their day-to-day adventures. With matching accessories to accompany every outfit, your little ones can even dress their dolls in Onaloo's creations.
Pasman is built on the belief that function deserves beauty. Designed by Joost Pasman, they apply technical Dutch design principles, mixed with influences of London's contemporary culture, to the unique visual language of leather. The results are products that elegantly bond form to function.
Pet Hates Toys
A Pet Hate is defined as 'a minor annoyance that a person identifies as particularly annoying to them, to a greater degree than it may be to others'. Coming from the world of comedy, Pet Hates Toys were borne out of a desire to bring some good-old, sardonic British humour, to less-than-good news of late.
Poapoa harnesses plant power to bring you natural, hand-blended skincare that nourishes both the skin and the planet. They collaborate with emerging communities in Kenya and Ghana to ensure that local communities enjoy the rewards of your trade.
Port West Stationers
At Port West Stationers, they create notebooks using the finest recycled papers. Partnering with British binders means all manufacturing takes places locally and they also offer free next day delivery if you're sending within the UK.
Sakina's illustrated prints and accessories are working towards a mission to advance children's rights and ensure quality for girls across the world. Each print is bright, bold and beautifully drawn.
S A Y A Designs
Even if you happen to be sporting a dodgy, lockdown haircut, these beautiful hair sticks, slides and forks by S A Y A Designs will give you a much-loved updated look. They're designed from nature and handmade by artisans in Bali.
Sop stands to (and for) Save our Planet. This earth conscious collection of handmade soaps is made only with the earth's natural resources, usually found nestled among a colourful display. Shop their products online.
A playful, aesthetic combined with a desire for no waste led to TerraCotta Row. By re-using discarded fabrics intended for landfill, these accessories breathe new life into someone’s rubbish. Now they're making facemasks and all the money raised will be donated to map.org.uk.
The Makers Marks
Emma, the artist behind The Makers Marks, is a UK-based needlepoint designer who has spent her lifetime exploring creativity. Selling a variety of detailed needlework designs, her creations fuse a cute retro regalia with a contemporary aesthetic.
Thimble & Doll
Alisha is the needle and thread behind Thimble & Doll. Diversity and representation are at the core of her hand-made creations. People come in every shape and size so she believes dolls should too.
Tout Nu Cosmetics
Tout Nu's eco-friendly cosmetic range are both sustainable and cruelty-free. Made from natural and sustainable ingredients, all packaging is also plastic free and made from recyclable materials. Their new shampoo bars are out now.
Typelark explore how typography gives texture to language. Their range of prints evoke emotion, memories and association. Shop online to uncover hidden typographic treasures
We Act Company
Shop online for a range of high quality stationary from WeAct Company. They offer a range of bright and bold items from talented designers all over the world. Shop individual items for yourself or wholesale if you're shopping for the masses.
Yoko is a healthy dog food brand, creating the most nutritional food for your four-legged furry friends. All ingredients are responsibly sourced, organic and gluten free.
Behind Young Double is Rox, a self-taught screen printer with a background in fine art and textiles. Young Double are a kid's clothing brand and products are designed, printed and dyed in Rox's home studio. Also offering children's workshops, you may have seen the team at the Tate or Liberty London.
Wayne Hemingway of Hemingway Design
Urban Village Fete was born from the desire to support independent traders so although this year we’ll be virtual; we’re still committed to championing the best brands that London has to offer.