A new pop-up shop opened in south Belfast opened this week.
Supported by the Council’s Start Up Retail programme and run by local entrepreneurs Handmade Belfast opened inside Ten Foundations charity shop on the Lisburn Road.
Open for just two days the pop up shop will see artisan retailers sell their wares on Friday March 6 and Saturday March 7 from 9am-5pm.
There will be everything on sale from limited edition art prints, gourmet food, organic meat boxes, oils in handmade ceramic bottles, gift bags, textile art and homemade local jams and chutneys.
Twenty people are taking part in the programme to help develop the skills needed to set up their own retail businesses.
For more information on Handmade Belfast log onto www.facebook.com/handmadebelfast
Belfast City Council supports small and medium sized enterprises across the city with a wide range of business development programmes and events. For more information, log onto www.belfastcity.gov.uk/business