The annual Father Christmas Festival  "Yuletide Gourmet Market" is also associated with Suttles and Seawinds, a firm on West Main Street which  has been in business since 1973 specializing in "Great Canadian Clothing & Quilts designed and crafted in Nova Scotia" . Their resident designer is Vicki Bardon, a  Lunenburger who returned home after working with American Home magazine in New York She and her husband  founded this company partly  to employ local rural women. The gourmet  market goes well beyondSuttles & Seawind's usual product line and promises some great displays and Christmas gifts this year!