Christmas Gifts: Clothes&Accessories

This is the final installment. I know it’s pretty late, so good luck if you’re still hoping to find lots of presents ! and Merry Christmas xxx Jenny Blanc Santorus Leopard Glasses Case £50 Can be cheap, or more expensive if you like. This one is from an indepent brand, and looks lovely. You could…

Christmas Gifts: Books&Magazines

Books are a fantastic physical thing to buy someone, they are affordable and often very beautiful. Also, they veer away from some of the more traditional consumerism around Christmas in that they are one of the least polluting gifts you can buy, they support the wonderful book industry and they aren’t produced by slave labour….

Christmas Gifts: Home&Candles

The next week is going to be a Christmas post overload. You still have a week to shop – hope this gives you some good ideas x MADE.com Elmin Patchwork Bedspread £129 100% cotton and linen, which is why it has the higher price tag.  Another option is the one below, which again is 100%…

Christmas Gifts: Food&Drink

Safe, but can be totally special. Aim for pretty packaging, and extra luxury versions of things your recipient loves. Fortnum and Mason Ethiopia Guji Zone Ground Coffee £25 F&M have a huge selection of coffee, tea, and food gifts. All beautifully packaged and really special. It doesn’t have to be Fortnum and Mason, but any really…

Merumaya Melting Cleansing Balm, REVIEW

The brand: British, independent, only really available from their website. The product: Cleansing balm in a tube Who can use it: Anyone Ingredients: CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE, GLYCERIN, PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND) OIL, AQUA (WATER), SUCROSE LAURATE, GLYCERYL DIBEHENATE, ECHIUM PLANTAGINEUM SEED OIL, PHENOXYETHANOL, SUCROSE PALMITATE, PARFUM (FRAGRANCE), SUCROSE COCOATE, SUCROSE STEARATE, CITRONELLOL, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN, GARCINIA MANGOSTANA…