Tiptree boasts a wide range of shops, including many traditional and family run businesses. You may well be surprised at the diversity of goods and services available in Tiptree.

Scroll through the entire list or use the index below to quickly locate a business.

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Premier Picture Framing      Sculpt Gallery     A Thread Above The Rest


Premier Picture Framing      

Logo of Premier Picture Framing



Opening Hours:                        

Mon - Sat 09:00 - 16:00

Closes at 15:00 on Wed, Sat              


95 Church Road,

Tiptree, Colchester,

Essex, CO5 0AB

Tel: 01621 818360

Mob: 07854 895710

Email: premierpictureframes@hotmail.co.uk

Picture framing service and gallery. Works of art by local artists.

SCULPT Gallery  

Sculpt Gallery Logo

Opening Hours

DURING EXHIBITIONS the gallery is open to the public on Saturdays from 11.00-5.00pm.

To avoid disappointment, please check the website before setting off. Visitors are also welcome by appointment. Admission is FREE and there is ample parking. The gallery is wheelchair friendly.


Braxted Park Road,


(Nr Great Braxted), 


Contact: Debra Blik

Tel: 07980 768616



SCULPT GALLERY specialises in 3-Dimensional fine art; predominantly sculpture and art ceramics. The gallery is situated on the outskirts of Tiptree and was established in 2012. It has a changing programme of exhibitions throughout the year which showcase work by both established and emerging artists from East Anglia and across the UK. During July and August sculpture is also exhibited in the garden.

A Thread Above The Rest  


Opening Hours

Tue - Fri 10:00-16:00

Sat 09:30-16:30

Sun - Mon Closed

Open at other times for classes and events. Please contact.


1 Ketleys Place

84A Church Road



Contact: Laura

Tel: 07714 276983




Our little shop is showcasing some amazing British made products from some amazing designers and makers. We will also be running our workshops and classes from our new base which means we can offer even more choice and variety than we have before- how exciting! We can’t wait to welcome you to our new venture.

  • Sewing & craft workshops
  • Sewing classes
  • One to one tuition
  • Parties
  • Alteration service
  • Bespoke product manufacture