About Us

Welcome to Shades of China.  We are a china and giftware shop based in the lovely town of Holmfirth, sitting in the heart of the Holme Valley.  Established over twenty years ago, we offer a wide range of stockists in our shop, including:

Emma Bridgewater

Wrendale Designs


Yankee Candles

Woodwick Candles

Shearer Candles

Bambino Bamboo

Sophie Allport


Emma Ball

We will soon add a limited collection of works in the shop from our local artists.  The beautiful ceramics designed by Sarah Stoker will be the first to be added to the website in the near future.

Please contact us if you have any queries as we have many more items than listed on our website. If we have a stockist or collection you are wishing to order we will endeavour to arrange the items for you.

China, Pottery & Glass

Mugs, Plates, Bowls, Dishes, Jugs, Gin Glasses, Wine Glasses and tumblers

Children’s Gifts

Dining sets, soft toys and figurines

Textiles & Home

Biscuit Tins, Coasters, Placemats, Tea Towels, Oven Gloves, Trays, Canvas Shopping Bags and Glasses Cases

Scented Candles

Large, medium and small candles, wax melts and votives

Sale and Seasonal Offers

Look out for our special offers and seasonal items. Yankee Candle fragrance of the month will start soon!

We also have a Cards & Wrap section to complete your perfect gift with a flourish! Sophie Allport and Wrendale Designs wrapping paper and cards from Red and Howling and Toasted Crumpet are the start of our collection on the website.