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Outstanding

Such beautiful products Happy with everything I ordered and such great customer service. Thank you

Helen
Yorkshire

Beautiful presents

This is not the first time I’ve ordered items from Silkwood but once again have been impressed by the beautiful packaging for the candle holders and photo frames. They’re elegant items and make super presents. I will probably order some more for myself!

Doreen
London

Thanks again for your speed and professionalism

Hi, I just wanted to thank you, I was pleasantly surprised to see my package Friday night in my mailbox. Pleased with my order, I gave it to the person who was just as pleased. Thanks again for your speed and professionalism. Sincerely.

 S. LAPEYRE
France

Beautiful Gifts

I purchased the black eggshell bottle holder and tealight holder 2 years ago at York Christmas market and I love them both! They are really good quality and look lovely on my dining table. We returned to York last Christmas and my son bought the metallic red bottle holder and I have bought him the tealight holder for Christmas to match. I ordered it 2 days ago and it arrived this morning. Excellent and speedy service!

Julie
Newcastle-under Lyme

Just perfect as a present

Pressed flower wooden lacquer set of 8 coasters

Delighted. Goods received, beautifully wrapped and looks gorgeous. Beautiful – just perfect as a present.

We love our deep plate in the red nebula colour

Red and black splash wooden lacquer bowl

Just wanted to say what great prompt service and we love our deep plate in the red nebula colour. Can’t believe it’s wood!

Mrs  Helen Shaw
Llandeilo, Wales

Really cool talking piece

Speedy delivery, well packaged and fantastic product! Really cool talking piece. When the item originally arrived the silk box in which the item was supposed to be packaged in wasn’t included. I e-mailed the seller and they replied immediately. They apologised for this error and sent out the silk box, which arrived a few days later. Good customer service.

BEAUTIFULLY MADE ITEM

Very pleased with my purchase of several wine bottle holders ….(Xmas presents)…. in different designs. A beautifully made, high quality product. Delivery was prompt and each holder presented in it’s own black bag/sleeve.
….would highly recommend

MRS C
Uxbridge

Fun with household objects

Metallic copper wooden lacquer wine holder

Dear Sirs, last year I ordered wine bottle holders from your company. I use them personally, but I used them also for a short publication about ‘Fun with household objects’. Thank you for your nice design objects. Please have a look at this link: Fun with household objects best regards

Dr. Christian Ucke
Germany

Went down a treat

Metallic red wooden lacquer wine bottle holder

Thank you for the two red wine holders. We gave them as Christmas gifts and they went down a treat. We have our eye on the coaster set and another wine holder for a birthday present soon

Dorothy Giles
Bath

Absolutely Fabulous

I first saw these wonderful products on Lincoln Market 2019, and soon brought the pressed flower bowl for a friends birthday. It was absolutely beautiful, and everyone I showed it to said the same. She brought me the 5 Tea light holder, again in pressed flower design which again is stunning. I have just brought the single Tea light and photo frame for Christmas and birthday presents for my friend and both are beautiful, in such wonderful protective boxes. Delivery was quick, packaging was fabulous and with the added bonus of a free wine bottle holder just topped my purchase. I would definately recommend these beautiful products for yourself or for presents. You will not be disappointed.

Miss Marsh
Loughborough

Fantastic seller

Wooden lacquer wine holders

Fantastic seller. Contacted regarding changing colour of holder, reply was prompt and professional. Wine bottle looks fab in the kitchen. Just what we were looking for. Item also arrived quickly as it was a Valentine’s gift! 5/5!

Very quick

Wooden lacquer bridge tealight holder for 3 tealights

Item arrived before I’d even managed to open the e mail to say it was coming. Very quick.

A very happy customer

Item as described, quick response to refund part of delivery charge, leaving a very happy customer.

Lovely Gifts

Just received a dragonfly tea light holder and bottle holder. They are delightful and so beautifully packaged. Thank you for the prompt delivery. They are almost too good to give away.

Lady B
Hartley Wintney

Been looking for a black vase for ages

Saw the advert for the black vase we had been looking for. Delivery was prompt and we are so pleased with the item.

Anne
London

Excellent service

Pressed flower wooden lacquer photo frame

I have bought many beautiful things from Silkwood Traders, which are stunning and family and friends have loved receiving them as well but I would really like to thank John for the excellent service they provide, many thanks. Jill

Jill Fillis
Ormskirk, Lancashire

Your products are amazing!

I would have liked to be able to find out the shipping cost before purchase but was pleasantly surprised when I did find out. This is a gift for a friend so I wanted something special. Your products are amazing! I particularly like the Fair-Trade aspect – it’s important to me and my friend.

Sue Downs
Bristol

Very Tactile !!!!

Beautiful work we can’t help but touch it and look at it, Arrived on time and very well packaged. We will buy again.

Colin P.
Brighton

Beautiful gifts

I am amazed at the quality of the little trinket boxes that I purchased for Christmas presents they are beautiful . Service and delivery was quick and website easy to use. Thank you

Susan Jane
St Leonard’s on sea

Simply stunning

Red lacquer vase arrived today (18thNov.)
BEAUTIFUL!
Will join several other pieces bought from your stall at the Bath Christmas markets over the years.

Mr.D.Foxley
Cardiff

Red&black splash

I have just received my order, thanks so much.
Always very quick & efficient delivery.
I just love this particular pattern, some ready for Christmas presents but I know I’ll want to keep some myself.

Kate
Winchester

Beautiful products

Package received in good order. Beautiful products very well presented and wrapped. Thank you.

Mr R
Blackpool

Excellent customer service!

Once again, a beautiful product which (thanks to excellent packaging) arrived in perfect condition. I appreciated the fact that Joceline took the trouble to call me about the order, and ensured that it arrived on time. Thank you!

Julia J
Ashbourne

Fantastic items

I have just ordered 9 items which have all arrived safely for my special friend’s for Christmas. After unpacking my objects was surprised at how beautiful they looked, sometimes when you order on line it can be disappointing. The colours are so vibrant. Thank you so much for making it so easy and quick. I know my friends will enjoy them.

Mrs . G
London

I keep coming back for more…

Tiger's Eye wooden lacquer vases. Available in three sizes, 25cm, 35cm and 45cm.

I am a repeat customer. My most recent purchase – a set of 3 Tiger’s Eye vases of different heights- are truly stunning.
Every item I have ever bought oozes quality and is a credit to those who have handmade these items with the utmost care.
Fantastic collectable items that are practical, look great and are incredibly tactile.
All supported by a great team at Silkwood Traders who clearly care about those in the supply chain and their customers. Thank you!

Mike R
Blackpool

Super gifts

Love the items that I have bought so far, will probably buy more very soon, make great gifts

Angela Sheasby
Lincoln

Wow!

Just received my Picasso vase and bottle holder, bought as a present for a close friend….. I have to say, I really want to keep them for myself! Absolutely stunning, beautiful jewel colours, very striking, love the products!
I will be browsing through the website again and purchasing more gifts for Christmas presents.
Definitely recommend, thank you!

Aly C
Rugby

Excellent service

Red and Black Splash wooden lacquer trinket box

Excellent service, arrived promptly and well packaged. Bought item as birthday present but tempted to keep it as it looks really good!! Would recommend and use again.

Superb!

My tea light holder and set of coasters are absolutely beautiful. I chose the dragonfly design. They came in lovely presentation boxes that are an extra touch that I wasn’t expecting. Packaging was very good as was speed of delivery. My purchase was for a gift but I am sorely tempted to buy something for myself.

S.T.
Manchester

So Stunning Red Vases!

Dear Joceline and John, just wanted to thank you both for the excellent service from ordering through to delivery and the speed of the delivery. So pleased to have come across your website by chance as I was looking for some red vases. Really interesting to read the information and to know that your products are made from sustainable sources and by such skilled people. I couldn’t resist buying the red vases, 1 in each size and had originally planned for them to be in a bedroom, but they are so stunning I have them in my living room where they are much admired by all. I will definitely be recommending to friends and family and will be ordering again myself in the future. Many thanks from a very happy and proud owner.

Dawn O.

Perfect Christmas Presents

Wow, having purchased a few pieces of lacquered beauty from you at a Christmas market in York a couple of years ago, I took the opportunity to buy some Christmas gifts online as I wanted to support someone other than Amazon!
Everything is absolutely stunning, and arrived in good time. In fact, some pieces, in particular the tigers eye vases are so beautiful I might be giving them a home myself.
Thank you!

Jackie R
Cranleigh

Very smart and classy

Dear Silkwood, Thank you! My order arrived today and I’m thrilled.  I wanted it for the windowsill in a newly painted room.  It looks very smart and classy, thinking of ordering a fruit bowl and wine holder next. Love it!  Have also left a positive review on Amazon.

K Stewart

We are absolutely thrilled….

Red metallic wooden lacquer coaster set with matching box with lid.

The parcel has just arrived. Thank you so much for all your help at such a busy time. The vases and the coasters are beautiful. We saw your stall at the Bath Christmas Market last week but didn’t have time to stop then. We are absolutely thrilled and look forward to buying more from you.

Mrs. T
Brighton

Just beautiful

Arrived quickly. Well packaged. Absolutely stunning wine holder

BW
Bolton

Red splash photo frame

This was a treat for me , as I would normally see you at Bath Christmas Market on my annual shopping trip with my daughter and we had to cancel due to the pandemic. The frame is a stunning addition to my collection. it`s such a pleasure to unwrap such beautiful craftsmanship. As usual it arrived quickly and was well packaged and I couldn`t wait to put it in place
Thank you

Mrs DB
Port Talbot

Wonderful lacquer wine holders!

Wooden lacquer wine holders

Wonderful lacquer wine holders! We sent 5 to New Zealand as Christmas presents  and all different colours. I can highly recommend them as practical gifts with a laugh attached. Thank you

Jenny Wilson
Oxford

Beautiful

Thank you for my order. My items are for gifts, I am sure the recipients will be delighted as they are lovely, so beautiful!

Rosemary G
Huddersfield

Very pleased….

Metallic red wooden lacquer remote control box with remotes

Thank you, Joceline, for sending the remote control box. It is lovely and blends in perfectly with our red leather Stressless chairs! Very pleased with it.

Mrs DLR
Exmouth

Beautiful!

I’ve just received my parcel, and the trinket boxes and wine holder are just beautiful and very well made – I will certainly be ordering more!

Jo
London

Trinket Dish

Lovely trinket dish have purchased from you before.
Quick service packed well but was disappointed it was in a lovely gift box as before.

S Peters
Doncaster

A beautiful item, beautifully presented

I bought the “Dragonfly” trinket box for my sister, I was so enamoured with the beautiful box I bought one for myself with the “Pressed Flower” design Thank you.

Mrs P. Selby
N Yorkshire

A Bright Start to Our Day🌻

Many thanks, John, to you and your staff for safe receipt of a Pressed Flower Wooden Lacquer Photo frame rec’d superbly packaged today…..a Bright start to our Day🌻
This will be a gift to a dear friend on a special b’day in Jan next year.
I know she will be thrilled.
My husband has purchased beautiful gifts from you for me in the past when you were at the York Xmas Fair, our introduction to the beauty of Silkwood Traders.
We wish you the Very Best for the future and hope we have the opportunity to see your beautiful wares close up once again.

Carol
Malton, North Yorkshire

Superb Silkwood!

Outstanding speed of delivery in robust packaging!
My order of dragon fly tealight holder, bottle holder and coaster set arrived beautifully presented in gift boxes.
The quality of the products themselves is exemplary.
I bought these as a present and will continue to do so for other friends and family. So pleased!

Mrs J R
Rochdale

Just love the bridge tea light holders

Wooden lacquer bridge tealight holder for 3 tealights

A big thank you John. Just love the bridge tea light holders, they really are made beautifully

Teresa Haddon

Fast response to her problem

Purple lily single wooden lacquer tealight holder

John I am sending you this text to thank you for your service for my daughter Delia for your fast response to her problem. All the people we have given some of your products to have been highly pleased. Your products and service are excellent. Best wishes

Eric and Patricia

Incredibly pleased with your response

Thank you so much for replacing the vase and so quickly. We are incredibly pleased with your response. Things go wrong, but its how people respond and put things right that matters. Thank you again.

Vicky

Amazing

Ordered wine bottle holder, excellent product the wood & finish is amazing & off very high quality, highly recommend this company.
Delivery very prompt I couldn’t believe how quick it came,wonderful service & product

Tracy
Wiltshire

Gorgeous 5 candle tea light holder

Dragonfly wooden lacquer tealight holder in bridge design with either 3 or 5 holes.

Hi, Just wanted to say thank you so much for the quick delivery of my gorgeous 5 candle tea light holder with the dragonflies. It looks perfect on my dining room table. Thanks again, kind regards.

B. Osgood

Wow! wow! wow!

Picasso wooden lacquer wine holder

Wow! Wow! Wow!  Just received tea light holders and bottle holder in the Picasso design.  Absolutely fabulous.  I have a modern pared back home and these three products on a white tablecloth when entertaining look stunning and expensive.  Would definitely order more for presents.  Oh by the way, speedy delivery – I am so impressed.

Diana H.
York

Just what I wanted

Hi John My parcel has arrived and is just what I wanted for my friend, thank you so much. Regards

Jennifer Norman

Always extremely good service

I first came across these some years back at a Christmas market in Birmingham, when I purchased two vase. I later wished that I hade bought a third. My sister who is in Oxfordshire contacted them direct and was hand delivered the said vase just in time for a Christmas gift.
I have now added to my little collection via the online store, and again have had great service.
The quality and look of these items is great.

Henry Pringle
Newcastle upon Tyne

Absolutely delighted with my red bowl and two tealight holders

Metallic red wooden lacquer serving bowl on black lacquer plate stand.

Hi – just to let you know that I am absolutely delighted with my red bowl and two tealight holders – I only ordered them on Friday and they arrived today – fantastic , thank you I will check your site for new additions to my collection!! kind regards

jan

Oh John, it is truly stunning

Oh John, it is truly stunning the tigers eye vase. I am sure I will be adding that to my collection now. Thank you so much again. Regards

Alexandra

Quick delivery and great customer care

Purple lily wooden lacquer wine holder

Once again superfast delivery and excellent bottle holders. Your customer care is amazing, so thank you very much.

Originally I found your bottle holders on Bath Christmas market several years ago.  This year various friends have landmark birthdays  and I remembered your products and went on the internet to see if I could trace them.  Fortunately I managed to find Silkwood and got in contact.  Very pleased I did.

 

Mrs PG, Taunton

Very nice and well made

wooden lacquer trinket pots

The item arrived promptly and was well packaged. Very pleased with the purchase. Item exactly as described. Very nice and well made.

Quality of service is tested and your help was first rate

Dragonfly wooden lacquered trinket box, with lid off containing sweets on a book.

The lid arrived safely today – thank you. We are so pleased to be able to give such a beautifully packed gift to our friends on Saturday. Your service has been excellent; that can be simple when all goes well but when there is a problem then the quality of service is tested and your help was first rate. Thanks again

Bob Bell

Super gifts

Love the items that I have bought so far, will probably buy more very soon, make great gifts

Angela Sheasby
Lincoln

Lovely bottle holders

Gold splash wooden lacquer wine holder.

Hi John,

Parcel with 3 bottle holders arrived today.  They really are lovely and I am delighted with all of them.  Thank you so much for the great service.  It has been a pleasure doing business with you.

Mrs P G, Taunton

What wonderful service….

Pressed flower wooden lacquer set of 8 coasters

I just want to say thank you very much for sending my order so quickly. I received it this morning. The coasters are very nice my daughter will love them. What wonderful service. I will definitely recommend your company and your products.

Mrs P, Selby
N Yorkshire

I am delighted, two jewellery boxes

Pressed Flower wooden lacquer trinket box

I have just received the two jewellery boxes you kindly found for me. They are lovely. Thank you for looking them out for me and sending them on so promptly. I am delighted.

Splendid work of art

Set of three red and black splash wooden lacquer vases by Silkwood Traders

Having been given a gift of a vase and bowl with lid as a present for Christmas, we would like to say what a splendid work of art they are, so lovely to display and were bought we think at Birmingham Xmas market, many thanks

J Wintle

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