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Traditional and contemporary stringed instruments

crafted in Northumberland


How to buy 

In stock

We have some instruments in stock and available for immediate purchase.

If you would like to try an instrument before purchase, it may be possible to visit our workshop in north Northumberland (visits are strictly by appointment only; please contact us for details). 

Commissions

Each instrument we make is unique. If you see something you like on the website and wish to order a similar instrument, or if you're looking for something a little bit different and would like an instrument made to your specific requirements, just e-mail info@smallstrings.co.uk, use the Contact form on this website or tel. 01668 281682.

A 10% non-refundable deposit is required for all commissions.

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Festivals 2017

If you'd like to try an instrument before you buy, the easiest way is often to find us at a festival.

This year we'll be having a stall at –

  • 27-30 July  Warwick Folk Festival
  • 19-25 August   Whitby Folk Week
  • 9 & 10 September   BAAFest, Bellingham, Northumberland

We've already been to - 

  • Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering (April)

 
Click here to find out where we've been in previous years.

Payment

We are happy to accept payment by cheque (although we will not start work on commissions or despatch your instrument until the cheque has cleared). We can also accept payment over the phone and at festivals by most major credit/debit cards.

 

 


 
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