Some street musicians added to the festive atmosphere, and the local shops seemed to be benefiting from the added crowds too. There are lots of independant retailers in the town too, and definitely an artistic vibe to the town.
go site And yes ….. I found a bead shop too!
follow The Stroud Farmers Market is one of the largest and most popular markets in the UK. If you are in the Cotswolds on a Saturday morning try to visit.