Can you believe it that Christmas is just around the corner, after everything we’ve been through this year we all could do with some festive Christmas spirit! I have been compiling the perfect gifts for your loved ones this Christmas.
Light the wick and surround yourself with soft musk amber laced with energising Madagascan black pepper, coconut entwined with jasmine petals, and cashmere woods blended with salted musk. As sustainability is always at our heart, the contemporary glass pot and floral design packaging are both widely recyclable. Created with a whopping 14% perfume oil and the same vibrancy and ethos as our fragrances, the bright and positive vibes of the British hand-poured wax will lift any mood.
Floral Street are partnering with the Sky original film, The Secret Garden, staring Julie Walters and Colin Firth, (in cinemas and on Sky Cinema from October 23) with our exclusively designed
Limited Edition Mini Discovery Set (r.r.p. £9)
Created in celebration of this much-loved film it features x5 of Floral Streets award-winning mini sprays in recyclable packaging that features iconic elements from the film – the robin and the key. https://www.sky.com/watch/the-secret-garden
The vegan perfume Secret Garden limited edition Discovery Set Includes:
So, which fragrance will you unlock today?
This ‘holiday’ Floral Street have modernised the traditional Christmas cracker, offering 10ml vegan and cruelty free fragrances instead of a ‘throw away’ festive toy or gadget. Sustainability is always at our heart, so our crackers are plastic free and contain award winning, best sellers, wrapped in recyclable packaging featuring our exclusive floral design. Available in captivating Wonderland Peony, sparkling Electric Rhubarb, exquisite Wild Vanilla Orchid, striking Neon Rose and Ylang Ylang Espresso, a fragrance to get lost in! There is no need for extra wrap and these ‘mini works of art’ make the perfect present, ideal stocking filler or beautiful table gifts.
These 10ml mini fragrances are refillable in our Covent Garden store and are also the perfect way to take your favourite scents with you wherever you go. Be it far away, exotic locations or family homes this ‘holiday’, these are the ideal on-the-go sprays.
FLORAL STREET products are available from floralstreet.com, the flagship store In Covent Garden, London; selected John Lewis stores in the UK; www.johnlewis.com; www.selfridges.com; www.harrods.com; www.feelunique.com; www.next.co.uk; Sephora in the US, Canada, Germany and Scandinavia; Mecca in Australia and New Zealand.
The Hair Fuel is a brand new subscription service for your hair that customers claim they can feel working. This revolutionary vegan hair mask is tackling hair loss – at the roots. This innovative, at-home solution provides a hair mask and entire growth kit, made entirely of natural ingredients. The Hair Fuel works by improving blood flow to your scalp and hair follicles, accelerating hair growth. The blood vessels attached to the hair root carry nutrients and oxygen to the hair, supporting growth and health. The hair mask stimulates hair growth, and delivers nutrients directly to your hair follicles.
The Hair Fuel is perfect if you’re suffering from hair loss, or wishing it to grow faster, following a bad hair appointment, pregnancy or menopause. With 98% of customers reporting The Hair Fuel working on their roots, this EU certified formula works with all hair types and textures.
The subscription is available in 3, 6 and 12 month packages. Prices start from £33.16 (38.89 Euros) for 3 months. Your first package includes a welcome card, 4 powder sachets, 4 oil sachets, measuring tape, shower cap, mixing bottle, instructions card and science card. You will also be onboarded to The Hair Fuel signature 12-week Hand-Held-Hair-Growth journey that will guide you in the first 3 months to help you achieve the best hair yet.
A great plastic-free stocking filler and a beautiful way to sample these gorgeous 100% naturally formulated handmade soaps from Twenty Three Living together with the Soap Saver Bag from Marley’s Monsters and a Handmade Wooden Soap Dish from Vermont Soap.
Each Handmade Soap Sampler Kit contains the following luxury sample sized soaps but may vary depending on stock:
The Eastern One – invigorating and refreshing lime, black pepper and ginger
The Lavender One – relaxing and soothing lavender
The Herbaceous One – clean and calming rosemary and lavender
The Orange One – uplifting orange, may chang and geranium
A selection of hair products that solve hair and scalp problems and improves the hair’s condition without breaking the bank or damaging the environment. The products are Paraben-free, sulfate free and silicone-free, and 100% vegan. The products are designed to tackle hair loss, dandruff, damaged hair, itch scalp, and to accelerate hair growth, and restore greying hair, and include shampoos, hair kits and brushes.
The set of 2 100ml hair anti-grey hair colour restoring treatment is available online https://hairmayraki.com/shop-all/anti-grey-hair-color-restoring-treatment/
I am sure we could ALL use this product in our stocking fillers!
ISKO has created a new collection of face coverings that make great stocking fillers. In a world’s first, ISKO, who has been developing innovative fabrics and textile solutions for over 100 years, have launched their brand new face covers, that are eco-friendly, washable, breathable and stylish. ISKO Vital have designed their reusable, breathable and eco-friendly face covers. The Supreme range comes in a range of 9 fashionable colours, three sizes and can be reused up to 30 times. This face cover also features the trademarked Sanitized antimicrobial material protection.
Fushi Christmas sets (£18-24)
Fushi, meaning ‘eternal life’, began with the combined cultural heritage of Rannesh and Ria and from Ayurvedic family recipes handed down by their grandparents who blended oils and infused herbs to create pure, natural remedies.
MAGIC BRACELET, WHITE, RHODIUM PLATED (£79.00)
TIME HOOP PIERCED EARRINGS, WHITE, MIXED METAL FINISH (£89.00)
VITTORE PEAR RING, WHITE, ROSE-GOLD TONE PLATED (£119.00)
SWAROVSKI SPARKLING DANCE DIAL UP PIERCED EARRINGS, WHITE, RHODIUM PLATED (£259.00)
THE ELEMENTS BRACELET, RED, GOLD-TONE PLATED (£119.00)
Rollo London, a female led notebook / lifestyle business, UK made, British Brand, fully environmentally responsible and much more.
“Where can I find a beautiful, elegant, sustainable, good quality, affordable notebook?” Alex discovered that there was a huge gap in the market so set about designing a series of environmentally responsible notebooks and desk pieces to stand the test of time, both in aesthetic and quality. Alex’s vision was to offer a classic notebook with a modern twist. A multi-use book for everyone, for every use. A place to write your songs, dreams, wishes, lists, poems, doodles, meeting notes, thoughts and a place to record your experience.
Shop this gorgeous notebook here https://www.rollolondon.com/product-page/the-softie-collection-larkin-in-red-a5
Known for their eye-catching texture, dazzling charms, gold tipped edges, bespoke page layouts and cheeky personality, each and every Rollo piece has a character of its own. Rollo London has something for everyone. Products come in a myriad of colour and sizes ensuring your whole desk is taken care
Tweezerfile is an award-winning and innovative new beauty product that allows you to sharpen your old blunt tweezers and bring them back to life. Tweezerfile is the perfect gift for the beauty conscious and the eco-minded. The small pocket-sized beauty file allows you to bring your favourite tweezers back to life. No need to throw them away and buy a new pair. Now blunt, useless tweezers are a thing of the past – keep Tweezerfile in your beauty bag and your tweezers will always be in tip top condition.
Available on Amazon and direct from Tweezerfile.com.
Our Remedy (£26.99)
Our Remedy is the first brand in the UK to combine CBD with two powerful essential oils used within the female natural health world; peppermint & clary sage. Known for their natural healing power when it comes to soothing cramps, hormonal imbalances, digestive discomfort and mood swings, this pro-period formulation is far from just your average ingestible CBD oil.
This totally unique wellness elixir has been created by Rachel, a female entrepreneur who suffered with debilitating period related symptoms throughout her twenties before seeking a natural solution & discovering CBD. She combined her daily dose with peppermint & clary sage, before bottling up her remedy – and making it Ours.
Many Our Remedy admirers find that their painful cramping has not only been soothed, but they are sleeping better, feeling more balanced (and less overcome by mood swings & PMS) and more focused.
Johnson and white aromas candles
Aspen is a rich warm festive fragrance with sweet orange and tangerine zest enriched with an abundance of warm winter spices of cinnamon sticks, clove buds and fresh ginger, sitting on a warm, sensual base note of musk. These retail for £53 for two wicks!
With packaging inspired by the solar system TRUE’s Christmas gifts offer award-winning balancing skincare duos to help transport you (in mind anyway!) to another planet this Christmas.
VENUS- The symbol of love, beauty, desire and passion
- – Certified Organic Rehydrating Rosehip & Rosemary Facial Oil, 10ml
- – Radiance Renewal Vitamin C Serum,30ml FULL SIZE
- – Organic Clarifying Safflower & Geranium Cleansing Oil, 100ml FULL SIZE
- – Organic Clarifying Blossom & Pine Toner, 75ml FULL SIZE
- – Rose Quartz RollerWorth £71.99
This collection of our much-loved heroes provides you with everything you need to achieve beautiful radiant skin.
DHC Olive cleansing oil (£25)
DHC, the leaders in J Beauty, are thrilled to announce their newest cleansing oil innovation just in time for the holidays – Olive Concentrated Cleansing Oil!
At just £25, it’s a great stocking stuffer or gift for any beauty lover on your list.
Harnessing the power of DHC’s signature organic olive oil, Olive Concentrated Cleansing Oil takes double cleansing to the next level. Ideal for dry and sensitive skin, it’s basically Deep Cleansing Oil dressed up for winter!
Providing an extra hydrating punch whilst cleansing and unclogging pores, it leaves skin plump and balanced. Perfect for when cold weather and overheated interiors cause dehydration.
Deck the Halls: Bauble Beauty with Arbonne
A few of everyone’s favourite things…only miniaturised! Perfectly giftable, these minis are sure to bring a smile to anyone’s face this season. Featuring more sustainable packaging, these multi-purpose ornaments represent magical, mindful gifting by doubling as festive gift wrap and décor to help celebrate the season.
Speak Volumes Mascara (£13)
This all in one mascara delivers a full lash effect, enhancing the look of volume, length, curl and separation in one easy swipe — perfect for any magical festive look. The smudge resistant, lightweight formula stays in place comfortably, yet can be easily removed at the end of the day without tugging!
Mint Moisturizing Lip Balm
The ultra-moisturising, mint flavoured formula hydrates lips while providing soft, soothing comfort anytime your lips need a little pick me up. With vitamin E, as well as sustainably sourced shea butter and jojoba oil, this tint-free lip balm soothes and softens dry lips in seconds!
Lip & Cheek Mini Stick
Create a gorgeous, effortless festive look with this matte red berry shade The smooth, creamy formula glides over foundation without streaking and applies to lips or cheeks beautifully for a gorgeous berry coloured glow! Botanical oils help deliver hydration for a healthy looking glow!
Available at arbonne.com
OH WOW! (£49.90)
A fantastic, vegan and formaldehyde free, at-home, hair smoothing kit that will guarantee you get an “O’Wow!”
The easy to use sulphate free kit leaves hair insanely shiny and smooth with results lasting for up to 3 months rivalling expensive salon keratin treatments and with no nasty chemicals or side-effects. Using formaldehyde-free antioxidant rich natural ingredients, the formula will maintain the body of the hair while banishing frizz, hydrating hair, and cutting blow drying time in half and with treatment time itself taking only an hour you will also be giving the gift of saving time!
The O’WOW kit contains a 100ml treatment spray, plus salon quality, sulphate free shampoo and conditioner for after care. Available from www.owowkit.com
Evolve beauty (£35-£50)
Evolve organic beauty have a range of gorgeous sets prewrapped that will have everyone in the family’s beauty needs covered.
Hydration Heroes set (£35) contains a complete everyday skin ritual for your hero this year. This set includes our Gentle Cleansing Melt to wash away every trace of your fabulous festive makeup, as well as our best selling Hyaluronic Serum to intensely hydrate the skin, and our Daily Renew Facial Cream to lock in moisture. This skin quenching collection is also suitable for even the most sensitive of skin types.
Finally, for the person in your life who deserves a truly luxurious pamper experience, we’ve gift wrapped our Get Up And Glow: Facial In A Box (£50) in one of our beautifully festive boxes. As you unwrap this gift set on Christmas morning, you’ll find everything you need inside to indulge in a truly restorative and relaxing facial and emulate the spa experience at home. This set contains our soothing Gentle Cleansing Melt, Miracle Mask, Hyaluronic Serum 200, Hyaluronic Eye Complex and Daily Renew Facial Cream, to leave someone feeling truly special and restored after the stressful festive season.
4 Colourways available
Tis the ski’son! Get ready for the Swiss Mountains with Mavala’s mini nail colours.
With four colourways available, Miss Trendy; Miss Sporty; Miss Chic or Miss Festive, each set can be tailored towards a loved one. From sparkly silvers, festive red or darker Winter inspired manicure, the handy 5ml bottles make for an ideal last-minute stocking filler.
Designed by illustrator, Charlotte du Jour, the mini sets perfectly encapsulate the spirit of Christmas for a festive treat.
A fruity twist to the popular drink, PINK GIN cleanses and replenishes users from modern life through a fragrant, mineral-infused bath. With a blend of Epsom & Himalayan bathing salts, known for their cleansing detoxifying properties, the salts contain a mix of ingredients to revitalise the body. Encompassing Juniperberry to a clearer complexion, Pomegranate for its antioxidant properties and Lime, a powerhouse ingredient, to aid the digestive system and provide a refreshing scent, bathers will be left feeling energised and ready-to-go.
The Indy Box is a subscription box service which features the best up-and-coming independent beauty brands in the industry.
Each month, The Indy Box will feature 5 beauty products. These will range from skincare, to cosmetics with everything in between. The boxes retail at £25, however the contents is worth so much more. The boxes are worth upwards of £50, with the November and December editions being worth over £70 each! Not only do they offer a rolling monthly subscription, but you can also buy single boxes. This makes them the perfect gift for a beauty lover for Christmas. New products AND supporting small businesses? What’s not to love?! There will also be some exclusive discount inside for the person who receives the box, for it they wish to continue with a subscription of The Indy Box.
They are keeping the contents of each month a surprise until the 5th of every month, which is the date that the sale of the month’s box opens. They will be posting sneak peeks throughout the month to get you excited for your box, so be sure to follow our Instagram account to keep up to date, and sign up to our mailing list on our website for exclusive discount when we launch and updates about the boxes.
You will have to wait for some more amazing products in my PART 2 CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE!