Muddy says: Bringing a rainbow of colour to the natural world, talented artist Sian Storey captures creatures and flowers in her beautiful vivid paintings.
Muddy says: Featuring the absolute best of Hampshire's crafters and creators, the Hampshire Pop Up Studio events are a must visit.
Muddy says: Purveyors of fabulous keepsake boxes and adorable interior items, The Pink Pheasant is a one-stop-shop for pretty little things for gifts (or yourself).
Muddy says: This colourful spot in the New Forest exhibits exclusive contemporary art and sculpture from local and London-based artists, while also selling high-quality, unique gifts.
Muddy says: This New Forest-based sculptor has made a name for himself creating incredible pieces of nature-inspired art that are popular the world over.
Muddy says: Turning shopping into a truly social occasion, Kempton Branson are a pop-up boutique bringing fresh and fabulous fashion direct to you and your gal pals.
Muddy says: Tucked away off Andover's high street (and a two minute walk from Waitrose #justsaying), the Muddy Award winning La Di Da is the town's best-kept secret. Expect interesting, shabby-chic homeware, gifts for all AND workshops for interiors junkies including The Annie Sloane Method.
Muddy says: A friendly, approachable consultancy with a profound knowledge of contemporary art. Shows are limited to three per year giving Josie time to really understand her clients and "truffle hunt" for them; finding the best works from the very best artists.
Muddy says: Based in Odiham, Hartley Wintney AND Newlyns Farmshop in North Warnborough, this plucky, Muddy Award winning florist is fast becoming a huge Hampshire success story.
Muddy says: This light-filled, converted barn in mid-Hampshire is a special venue; perfect for stolen mornings discovering world-class and emerging artists.
Muddy says: Kingslere's inspirational gateway to fine art and interior design. Expect modern, British works from Moore, Lowry, Hitchens, Frink and more.
Muddy says: What a find in buzzy Kingsclere. No 1 George St offers an eclectic mix of antique & vintage furniture plus modern home wares, beautiful, accessories and gifts. Owner, Sara, is an ex-buyer for Mulberry, and it shows.