6 Stockport Brands to Watch

6 Stockport Brands to Watch

We’ve put together a list of some our favourite brands coming out of Stockport – ranging from fashion, alcohol & wellbeing products – we have to do all we can in the current environment to support local makers & creators anyway we can!



1 – Over the County Culture 

Over the County Culture are a team of local creatives whom passion for Stockport County combined with an interest in design and fashion has resulted in the creation of a line of tees, hats and badges. Currently a local hype about these creators – we recently ran a competition on instagram to win one of their fantastic tees and the interest was overwhelming! Click here to find out more!

2 – Thirst Class Ale

Based in Reddish these fantastic local micro brewers have been creating handcrafted beers right here in Stockport since 2014. The team at Thirst Class Ale have grown from strength to strength and are now supplying many establishments across the borough and beyond. If you are looking to snaffle yourself a can or two the following town centre locations stock their beers: Petersgate Tap, The Magnet, Produce Hall, Remedy Bar & many more!

3 – Millshed

Millshed is a handcrafted leather goods brand based right here in Stockport. With a select number of products ranging from holdalls, wallets, purses & more this micro brand really is all about creating high quality and sustainable items. If you want to find out more click here! 

4 – Stockport Gin

The Romiley couple behind Stockport Gin have created a fantastic local gin that is widely known across the borough. With partnerships including Stockport County and Selfridges this local brand is clearly on the up! If you are looking to grab a bottle you can either visit a local stockists, ask for it in your local (and hope they have it) or visit them at Stockport or Cheadle Makers Market. If all else fails head over to their website. Click here to find out more! 

5 – Hikerdelic

With routes from Stockport Hikerdelic resembles the unique position of Stockport in a geographical sense. The clothing brand’s tag line is “from peak to precinct’ – clearly a nod towards the Peak District on the boundary to the borough and the town and city precincts in-between. If you look for it you will see Hikerdelic clothing worn across the borough – It’s large printed logo is something that is impossible to miss. Find out more by clicking here! 

6 – Gruum

Based in Stockport town centre this sustainable, eco conscious and vegan skincare/grooming brand really is a fantastic addition to our town. The team behind Gruum have created products that are affordable and environmentally aware – ranging from soaps and lotions to razors and wash bags. If you want to find out more please click here!