Shop for unique gifts at Present and Collect

November 9, 2015 / OLD news posts
  • Hand-blown glass lampshade by Michael Ruh, from £440

    Hand-blown glass lampshade by Michael Ruh, from £440

  • Tableware by Derek Wilson, from £28

    Tableware by Derek Wilson, from £28

  • Vessel lined with 24ct gold by Lara Scobie, from £85

    Vessel lined with 24ct gold by Lara Scobie, from £85

The Contemporary Applied Arts seasonal selling exhibition, Present and Collect, is a must-visit if you’re on the look out for unique Christmas gifts. Open from November 18 until Christmas Eve, the show features work by a range of its 350 designer-maker members, including ceramicist Derek Wilson and lighting designer Michael Ruh. Look out for Lara Scobie’s delightful porcelain vessels and stoneware by Japanese artist Akiko Hirai. Scroll through the gallery to see our top picks (caa.org.uk).