It’s the most wonderful time of the year… and also the most expensive!
However it wouldn’t be Christmas without a few presents under the tree, so as annual tradition dictates – I’ve put together my ‘Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide’ to provide plenty of festive inspiration. Featuring lifestyle, edible and beauty gifts – I’ve even thrown a few unique suggestions in for all those hard-to-buy-for individuals!
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Food & DrinkWhat better present is there, then one you can eat or drink?
A selection of my favourite edible treats to gift – or enjoy yourself over the festive season…
Cake or Death Brownies
This all vegan brownie delivery company has been a go-to of mine for the last few years. Super easy to order for delivery nationwide, these decadent letterbox sized treats make for THE perfect gift. Choose from classic favourites including Biscoff or Salted Caramel, or opt for their new Christmas flavours – Candied Orange, Tiffin and Black Forest – which I have tried (for research purposes, of course) and can confirm they are every bit as delicious as they sound!
Cake or Death Brownies / link
The much loved free from and vegan chocolate brand is back with a bundle of delicious festive inspired products to enjoy this Christmas. Choose from the new Choc Fudge Reindeer, Reindeer Hollow, their best-selling Cookie Dough Reindeer or one of their tempting sharing boxes – in caramel, mint or orange! I’m super excited about the mint option in particular, as since giving up dairy almost eight years ago – I’ve been yet to find an after-dinner mint alternative, and I’m thrilled to say it doesn’t disappoint!
Nomo Chocolates / link
Cocoa Canopy Hot Chocolate Kits
Famed for their wonky drinking chocolate beads, Cocoa Canopy have a selection of blends, sets and delicious bundles – perfect for festive gifting. Their core range includes two vegan friendly varieties, as well as all-time favourites including ‘Milk & Dark’ and ‘Salted Caramel’. Made in small batches, with only a handful of ingredients – they make for fabulous stocking fillers, or wonderful Christmas Eve family treats!
Cocoa Canopy / link
Salcombe Gin Miniatures Gift Set
A bottle of Salcombe Gin has been a go-to gifting option of mine for many years, as there’s something very special about their delicate yet beautiful packaging and multi-award winning smooth gin. This year, they’ve brought out a miniatures gift set, packaged within a beautiful white presentation box with intricate copper detailing – for the ultimate tasting experience. Each set includes one Salcombe Gin‘Rosé Sainte Marie’ (5cl) and one Salcombe Gin ‘Start Point’ (5cl).
Salcombe Gin / link
Renowned for producing irresistible chocolate gifts and goodies, Cocoba has launched an exciting gifting range that caters for for all members of the family this festive season. Choose from jolly Santa & His Reindeer Chocolate Bites, to a beautifully presented Hot Chocolate Bombe Christmas Bauble and delicious Hot Chocolate Christmas Puddings. For a more decadent gift option – take a look at one of their stunning Christmas hampers!
Cocoba / link
Cranes Cider Gift Set
Treat someone to a delicious Christmas tipple with Cranes Mulled Cider Gift Set. A tempting blend of Cranes Premium Apple Cider with festive flavours of cinnamon, cranberry & orange, it is best enjoyed warm – preferably next to a cosy fire. This year’s gift set includes a 75cl bottle, in addition to a branded glass mug!
Cranes Cider / link
LAKRIDS BY BULOW Chocolates
Luxury liquorice and chocolate brand LAKRIDS BY BULOW have launched two beautifully packaged gift sets for the festive gifting season – the 24 days of LAKRIDS and the Gold Selection Box. Featuring both popular classics and limited edition seasonal favourites, these tempting sets have been designed to delight the tastebuds!
Lakrids by Bulow / link
Truffle Hunter Essentials Collection
The Valentina Deli has an array of tempting foodie delights available, many of which are beautifully packaged and suitable for festive gifting. My favourite pick has to be their Truffle Hunter Essentials Collection, featuring decadent and delicious produce such as the White Truffle Oil, the Black Truffle Oil, the White Truffle Acacia Honey and the Black Truffle Sea Salt! Perfect for any Truffle lovers!
Truffle Hunter Collection / link
Niche Cocktails Kit
The ideal gift for any cocktail connoisseurs – this Niche Cocktails set includes three bestsellers, the Brazilian Lime Margarita, the Raspberry Cosmo and the Matcha Mojito! Vegan friendly and beautifully packaged, they are also perfect for the party season!
Niche Cocktails / link
Neurita Rosa with Tequila
This female-founded, award-winning tequila brand is on a mission to change our perception of traditional tequila, by offering up their premium fruit infused blends. A great alternative option for the party season and the perfect base for sweet margarita cocktails – the Rosa combines Premium Agave Tequila sourced from Mexico, with raspberry, strawberry and pomegranate fruit extracts.
Neurita Tequila / link
Childrengorgeous gifts for little ones!
A selection of gifts for children, toddlers and newborns…
MAM is synonymous with baby essentials, so their selection of anti-colic bottles, soothers and accessories make for wonderful gifts for new or soon-to-be parents. Many of the bottles self-sterilising function mean they’re perfect for on-the-go feeding too!
MAM Baby / link
Start-Rite Pram Shoes
These adorable dino sage super soft pram shoes are made from breathable chrome-free leather and a suede sole, ideal for days out in the pram over the winter months to keep tiny feet cosy and warm. Packaged in a wonderful keepsake gift box and with a range of styles and sizes on offer, they make for a lovely gift!
Start-Rite Dino Pram Shoes / link
Baby Paws Toy
An ideal gift for little ones in need of a fluffy friend (without the mess), Baby Paws is available in three different puppy varieties – Dalmatian, Cocker Spaniel and Husky. Each pet comes with two interactive accessories and have moving legs and heads for added realism. They’re super soft and snuggly, making them perfect companions at any time of the day or night.
Baby Paws / link
LittleLife Giraffe Backpack
This award-winning range of kids and toddler backpacks are available in a collection of different colourful animal inspired designs. Providing a practical amount of storage for your independent explorers, these hardworking toddler backpacks have a built-in safety rein, perfect for family days out!
LittleLife / link
My First Advent Calendar Baby Book for Newborns
Did you know that newborns can’t recognise colours until their eyesight develops? Therefore the sharp contrast of black and white allows them to distinguish patterns and shapes against an otherwise rather blurry world. This beautiful book has been designed with babies 0-12 months in mind, with 25 easy to see images and a Christmas countdown – making for a wonderful gift for new mums!
My First Advent / link
Childs Farm Gift Set
Designed to support and encourage a good night’s sleep and created in collaboration with Givaudan, this sleep gift set includes a three-step routine with a unique lavender and moon milk fragrance blend to help prepare little ones for a good night’s sleep!
Childs Farm / link
Taf Toys Tissue Box
Inspired by little one’s fascination for tissues and wet wipes, this wonder box includes eight colourful fabrics and two tactile crinkle blankets to aid motor skill development. Designed with delicate hands in mind, it promotes sensory play and colour recognition – making for a wonderful and educational gift!
Taf Toys Tissue Box / link
Taf Toys Tummy Time Book
Keep your little one engaged with this adorable and beautifully illustrated soft book. Featuring crinkling elements, multi sensory textures, baby suitable mirrors and high contrast black and white imagery for developing eyes, it’s the perfect accompaniment for tummy time!
Taf Toys Tummy Time / link
Let’s Go Bunny
With LED eyes and 25 different lights and sounds, this hurrying and scurrying toy is able to walk over your palm, up your arm or on the floor – for plenty of playtime fun!
Let’s Go Bunny / link
Miraculous Magic Heroez Dolls
With three different dolls to collect, each surprise unboxing experience reveals one of Marinette’s superhero alter egos. Each mystery tube includes either Ladybug, BunnyX or Rena Rouge, along with a blind bag which dissolves in water to reveal a matching mask!
Heroez Dolls / link
Taf Toys Bedtime Kit
Taf’s Bedtime Kit includes 12 different activities, which can be used to promote a calming and relaxing routine to promote sleep. The music and light unit includes 20 minutes of music, including two night-time tunes and two comforting sounds.
Taf Toys Bedtime / link
Mizzie Teething Toys
Designed by parents for infants’ sensory development and to soothe sore gums, Mizzie The Kangaroo Original Teething Toy is made out of 100% natural rubber. Stimulating babies’ sense of sight, touch, smell and hearing (she squeaks), Mizzie The Kangaroo uses water-based non-toxic dyes, is free from PVC, BPA, nitrosamines and phthalates. A ‘mini Mizzie’ is also available, making for the ideal teething travel companion!
Mizzie / link
Mori Gift Sets
Mori is a go-to for any new baby gifting, with their much loved zip through sleep suits dominating mummy blogger recommendation lists! They offer an assortment of gorgeous gifts, including baby blankets, baby books, bodysuits, swaddles, hats, sleep suits and accessories!
Baby Mori / link
Working in partnership with The Lullaby Trust, Halo is committed to safer sleep for babies. The SleepSack is a wearable blanket that replaces loose blankets in the crib, for a safer and sounder sleep. The unique and roomy design does not restrict little ones legs either, ensuring proper hip development. Available in an assortment of adorable colours and designs, it’s an ideal gift for new parents and little ones!
Halo SleepSack / link
Aden + Anais Sleep Bag
This mid-season sleeping bag is made with four layers of breathable cotton muslin to keep baby feeling comfy and secure, while allowing for airflow to reduce the risk of baby overheating. The convenient zipper opens from the bottom, making nighttime changes easy – and the machine washable fabric is pre-washed, so it’s super soft from the start and stays that way wash after wash!
Aden + Anais Sleep Bag / link
Nanobebe Ultimate Newborn Set
This wonderful gift set includes a variety of innovative products and essential accessories from Nanobebe that new parents might need for those first few months with their little ones. The set features a Microwave Steam Steriliser, a Compact Drying Rack, 4 x Breastmilk Bottles, a Warming Bowl, Flexy Soothers, a variety of teats and 2 x Breast Pump Adapters.
Nanobebe / link
The Little Tailor Fawn & Hare Print Set
The Little Tailor offers a plethora of comfortable and beautiful clothes, muslins and accessories for babies up to 24 months. Made from super soft cotton, with a sweet fawn and hare print, this adorable top and trouser set is a wonderful gifting option for any new or soon-to-be parents!
The Little Tailor / link
Graco SoftSway Rocker
The Grace SoftSway is a stylish and silent 2-in-1 swing and portable rocker which uses magnets to create a swaying motion – perfect for soothing little ones to sleep! Designed with comfort in mind, this secure swing comes with a multi-directional seat with 5-point harness, 3-position recline and a 2-speed vibration that can be used in both swing and rocker modes. It also has 10 soothing tunes and nature sounds to choose from – and a built-in timer!
Graco SoftSway / link
Beauty & Fragrancetreat them to the ultimate pamper!
A selection of pampering delights…
Chloe Perfume Gift Set
With top notes of peony and base notes of amber, this iconic fragrance is a beautiful, sensuous and warm blend that is a firm favourite among many perfume lovers. This stunning set includes a 50ml eau de perfume and a 100ml body lotion, for the ultimate gifting experience.
Chloe Gift Set / link
Baylis & Harding Wellness Gift Set
The UK’s number one gifting brand have unveiled a brand new range of gorgeous pampering delights for Christmas this year – including their energising wellness gift set. Featuring their ginger, lime & basil leaf set – inside you’ll find a shower gel, hand & body lotion and wellness candle – for the ultimate spa-at-home session!
Wellness Gift Set / link
Baylis & Harding Signature Collection
Another Baylis & Harding gifting delight is the ‘Signature Collection’ featuring their creamy and decadent Jojoba, vanilla and almond oil combination. The set includes bathing essentials such as a luxury shower creme, a refreshing body wash and a moisturising hand & body lotion. All items are vegan friendly!
Signature Collection / link
Olverum Bath Oil
Pioneers of green beauty since 1931, this award-winning, cult beauty and wellbeing brand offers a range of high performance luxury products designed to restore, refresh and rejuvenate. Olverum’s bath oil is made with natural essential oils to ease stress and relax your tense muscles, using plant formulations and botanical blends. Vegan and cruelty-free, this pampering treat would make for a wonderful gift!
Olverum Bath Oil / link
RapidLash’s award-winning serum helps boost the appearance of eyelashes, with many users experiencing fuller-looking, thicker-looking and longer-looking lashes in as little as 8 weeks. Having tried it myself (with very impressive results) I think it makes for a wonderful gifting option, especially in combination with their RapidBrow enhancing serum – what a hardworking duo!
RapidLash / link
Moschino Eau De Parfum Fragrance
A playful addition to Moschino’s Toy fragrance line, this spicy/woody/amber scent has been created with notes of bergamot, berries and nutmeg. The bottle features the renowned Moschino bear, hugging the scent in glass between its paws – making for quite the dressing table statement!
Moschino Fragrance / link
Benecos Nails Gift Set
This tiny but mighty set includes a trio of party-perfect nail polish shades – Vintage Red, Cherry Red and Vamp. The vegan and plant based formulations are enriched with nourishing ingredients such as apple seed oil and biotin to keep nails happy and healthy.
Benecos Gift Set / link
Evolve Joy Superberry Surprise Gift Set
How stunning is this packaging! Perfect for soothing dry skin, this hard-working duo includes the Super Berry Bath & Shower Oil, formulated to cleanse and nourish the skin, paired with the hydrating Super Berry Body Oil to quench thirsty skin. The great thing about these products is there’s no oily residue, so you can moisturise and get dressed straight away!
Evolve Joy Gift Set / link
Cocoonzzz Silk Pillowcase
Beauty experts have been raving about the benefits of silk pillowcases for years, including reducing lines and wrinkles, ensuring softer and smoother hair and even getting less split ends! Unlike cotton or linen, which tugs on the skin, silk glides over your face and reduces the stretching and pulling. Cocoonzzz offer a range of silk accessories perfect for gifting – including their 100% pure mulberry silk pillowcases which come in a plethora of different colours!
Cocoonzzz / link
Aeos Starter Set
Organic skincare brand AEOS has put together a starter set featuring a line-up of their award winning essentials – making for the perfect pampering gift! Containing a Cleansing Oil, Dew Facial Wash, Cleansing Lotion, Gentle Exfoliant, Energising Conditioner, Hydrating Mist, Serum and Enriching Moisturiser, whoever receives this under the tree this Christmas should get ready to GLOW!
AEOS Starter Kit / link
Holy Lama Soaps
This wonderful ethical body care range has been curated using essential oils and based on Ayurvedic principles to balance body, soul and mind. Their selection of handmade soaps including lavender, rainforest, rose geranium and curcuma make for lovely scented stocking fillers!
Holy Lama Soaps / link
Evolve Love Your Skin Bundle
Give the gift of glowing skin! This bundle includes Evolve’s much loved Rose Quartz Facial Polish, Rosehip Miracle Oil and their Rose Quartz Gua Sha to encourage a simple, daily routine that promotes lymphatic drainage and cares for skin to give a gorgeously glowing complexion.
Evolve Beauty / link
Olay Project Glow Gift Set
This beautifully packaged gift set (complete with wash bag) includes Olay’s Vitamin C & AHA24 Day Cream, plus their Retinol Night Cream. Suitable for most skin types, it contains everything needed for a bright and even skin tone and texture!
Olay Gift Set / link
O&M Maintain The Mane Gift Set
This fabulous and aptly named ‘Maintain the Mane’ gift set includes two full sized moisturising and softening hair must haves. Pro Vitamin B5 and a native Australian flower extract supercharge both the conditioner and shampoo, while their famous turban made from micro-weave fibre technology is designed to dry hair faster!
O&M Gift Set / link
The Savile Row Eau De Parfum Spray
This sophisticated, rich and luxurious scent celebrates the tradition and heritage of the home of bespoke tailoring – London’s famous Savile Row. With top notes of cardamom, apple and mandarin, warmed by Tonka bean, leather and amber, this British-made timeless fragrance is the perfect finishing touch for any special occasion attire!
The Savile Row Mayfair / link
Alterna Caviar Moisture Shampoo & Conditioner
For Healthier, More Youthful Looking Hair Suitable for all hair types, Caviar Anti-Aging Replenishing Moisture Shampoo & Conditioner provide a luxurious cleansing and conditioning system that rebalances moisture while protecting color and improving the appearance of dry, dull hair. The result? Stronger, healthier, younger-looking hair.
Alterna Caviar Set / link
O&M Hydrate & Conquer Gift Set
This hydrating set harnesses the power of organic coconut oil and Tasmanian sea kelp to hydrate and lock in moisture, for sleek, soft and smooth hair! Housed in a beautiful pink wash bag, it makes for a wonderful gift!
O&M Gift Set / link
Arbonne Intelligence Cream Trio Gift Set
This hydrating gift set contains everything needed for moisturised, healthy and happy skin – on the go! This mini cream trio (28ml) includes three rejuvenating creams in their much loved original, winter pine and lavender scents.
Arbonne Gift / link
Games, Household & Practical Giftsbring the family together!
A selection of gifts to enjoy again and again…
Game Night in a Can
Host your very own game night this festive season, with 30 challenging mini games housed in this one little can! The team with the most points at the end is crowned GAME NIGHT champion!
Game Night in a Can / link
This 3-in-1 portable wireless charging station makes for a great gift for family or friends with lots of gadgets! Compatible with iPhone, Samsung or Android, it offers compact charging on-the-go or a space saving and tidy solution for your bedside table!
ChargeTree Go / link
Jotter Parker Originals Gift Set
Treat the aspiring writers in your family with this beautiful Parker gift box, which includes a bright pink A5 Parker notebook and a jotter ball pen – for a luxurious stationary experience! The pen can even be personalised with an engraved name!
Jotter Originals / link
JOBY Ring Light
The ultimate creator accessory! This portable and compact iPhone ring light has been designed for content creators on the go, with no complicated set up or tangled wires to worry about! With 4-level brightness adjustment and 5600k soft daylight temperature, get ready to upgrade your content in no time! Plus the handy built-in mirror means you can check your look before going live!
JOBY Beamo Ring Light / link
QwickHose Starter Set
A fabulous and very practical gift for the keen gardeners in your family, the QwickHose Starter Set includes revolutionary patent-pending hose connectors, which offer more hose grip than leading brands – resulting in less leakage and no pop-offs. They are universally compatible with any accessories (sprinklers, hoses and power washers) and the set even includes a space saving wall mount!
QwickHose Starter Set / link
Fill your stockings with an array of exciting stationary gifts this festive season, treating your loved ones to some of Stabilo’s much loved colourful pens, pencils and watercolours. The Trio Deco includes eight metallic pens, perfect for creative projects – while the Woody 3-in-1 combines a colouring pencil, watercolour and crayon all in one!
Stabilo / link
VonShef 9pc Cocktail Set
This stunning green and brushed gold 9 piece cocktail set makes for quite the kitchen statement – and a wonderful gift! Includes must have cocktail making accessories, such as a wooden muddler, a bar spoon, a Hawthorne strainer, a shot/measuring cup, bottle top pourer and a signature shaker!
VonShef Cocktail Set / link
VonShef Table Fireplace
This stylish rectangle fireplace utilises bioethanol fuel to create a stunning outdoor tabletop display piece! Finished in muted grey, it provides smoke-free flames behind wind-resistant glass, to instantly elevate your garden furniture! Super lightweight in design, you can move it around to create instant ambience whenever you need it!
VonShef Fireplace / link
Another great game to bring the family together over the festive season! Once you have a scoresheet, a timer and a pen – flip over a letter and category card – and the race is on to think of a matching word which fits one of the blank spaces on your scoresheet. But only unique words count! Once you’ve completed your word, shout QWAFFLE and the remaining players have until the timer runs out to finish theirs!
Qwaffle / link
This Side Up Game
Flip, catch and repeat! This fast paced family and friends reaction game is really addictive – simply follow the voice commands, flipping the parcel up with each new instruction to reveal the correct colour without dropping the box or breaking the contents. Keep going until the time runs out – and see who gets the highest score!
This Side Up / link
Smash Down Game
This fun, fasted finger first game is all about action trivia – so it’s a great one to get all the family involved! The question master reads out a question and all players must race to locate the answer that is hidden somewhere on the double-sided game boards. Putting your lightening reflexes to the test, the first player to spot the correct answer must slam their finger pointer onto the answer and shout SMASH DOWN to claim the question card. Collect six cards and earn the winning title!
Smash Down / link
Tile Mate Item Finder
The ultimate practical gift (especially for the forgetful member of the family) this Tile Mate bluetooth tracker can be attached to keys, remotes, wallets and bags for easy locating! Working within a 76m bluetooth range, this water resistant tile is also compatible with Amazon Alexa, Google Home and Siri, making finding your everyday essentials a little easier!
Tile Mate / link
Wearable Giftsgifts designed to be worn & enjoyed!
A selection of gifts to wear, snuggle & enjoy…
Heavenly Feet Slippers
Slippers are a go-to gifting idea, as we often forget to treat our feet and replace our well worn (and well loved) favourites! For a super soft and uber comfy pair of slide-on slippers, opt for Heavenly Feet’s ‘Ellen’ variety, which are SO cosy, you won’t want to take them off! Available in sizes 3-8, they come in black, pink or lilac!
Ellen Slippers / link
Dr. Martens Crewson Lace Up Boots
The new Crewson boot by Dr. Martens unites the heritage silhouette and a brand new lightweight design for a functional and practical shoe with both functionality and style in mind!
Dr. Martens Boots / link
Katherena Mini Backpack
Katherena’s vegan and cruelty-free backpacks are now available in a mini version – perfect for kids and mini explorers! Compact, comfortable and practical, this stylish bag includes two zip pockets on the front, plus one inside the main compartment – cleverly designed to be against your back for added security!
Katherena Mini / link
Have a wonderful Christmas – lots of love, Scarlett x