Southbank Christmas Market, SE1
Check out the clusters of wooden chalets along the riverbank, pictured left, offering handmade crafts, mulled wine and more.
Queen’s Walk and Hungerford Car Park, SE1 from now until Christmas each Sunday to Thursday, 10am to 9pm; Friday and Saturday, 10am to 10pm.
Future and Found, N19
Each week there will be pop-ups from designer brands and makers - including these dipped cylinder vases, £22 each - along with Christmas trees, festive foliage, mulled wine, mince pies, competitions and giveaways.
Brecknock Road, N19. Open until 9pm each Thursday during December (www.futureandfound.com).
Another Country, W1
This lovely shop has joined forces with Netherton Foundry and Melrose & Morgan to create a food and drink-themed winter market, with items such as this bergamot
Saturday December 6 to Sunday December 14, Crawford Street, W1.
Etsy Christmas pop-up
The first pop-up from the excellent online shop Etsy includes handmade presents, accessories and decorations plus workshops.
At Etsy House, Great Newport Street, WC2. December 5-7. Open Friday/Saturday from 10am to 8pm, and on Sunday from 10am to 6pm (www.etsy.com).
E17 Designers Christmas Market
There’s some really lovely leather this year from Sable Saddlery - including this leather holly decoration/napkin ring, £5, or £25 for six - among the nicest presents.
Asian Centre, Orford Road, E17. November 29-30 (www.e17designers.co.uk)
Belgravia Christmas Sunday, SW1
Belgravia will become a winter wonderland as part of a Christmas market. Meet Santa and his herd of reindeer along with carol singers, jugglers, trumpeters and a traditional brass band. Don't miss Daylesford's Organic pudding.
December 7 in Elizabeth Street and Pimlico Road, SW1.
3 Columbia Road, E2
Enjoy late-night shopping in one of the few London streets still composed of mainly independent shops and galleries. There’s carol singing and wine and mince pies. This Tree of Life ceramic is £60 from Milagros.
Columbia Road, E2. November 26, December 3, 10 and 17, 6pm-9pm (www.columbiaroad.info).
Cockpit Arts Christmas Open Studios
There's homeware, such as these screen-printed Lorna Syson Robin cushions, £47.50, and there’s a free kids’ workshop.
Cockpit Yard, Northington Street, WC1, November 28-30. December 5-7 in Creekside, Deptford, SE8. Friday 11am-9pm, Saturday & Sunday 11am-6pm (www.cockpitarts.com).
The Renegade Craft Fair, E1
Home Slice Design’s Margate cushion, £38.50, can be found here. Designer-makers are selling homewares and holding a pom-pom bauble workshop.
The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, E1. Saturday and Sunday, Novermber 22 and 23, 11am-6pm (www.renegadecraft.com).