#OpenInLockdown – Gift shops04.02.2020
Inspired by Scandinavian culture, Nordicana sells rustic lifestyle homeware – with cosy wool blankets, candles and traditional Swedish crafts among the items on offer.
How to buy: order online through the website for delivery.
Visit here for: Scandi-style homewares, gifts and nostalgic delights such as hand-blown Christmas baubles and traditional advent calendars.
Primsisters Country Decor
A mother and daughter-run home and gift store, Primsisters specialises in quirky, beautiful and unusual items for the home, along with their own range of handmade signs, textile sculptures and heirloom art dolls.
How to buy: Order on the website for click & collect or mail delivery. Free local delivery within a 5 mile radius of the store.
Visit here for: an online wonderland – Primsisters is all about whimsical, fairytale and quirky items and has some really unusual finds.
The Alphabet Gift Shop
A family-run business with shops in Derbyshire and Staffordshire, The Alphabet Gift Shop offers products made in the UK – and particularly locally in the midlands. They’ve recently added a range of personalised gifts and homeware – perfect for that special Christmas present!
How to buy: Order on the website for free delivery on orders over £30.
Visit here for: A range of beautiful cards, jewellery, homeware and personalised gifts.
542 Burton Rd, Littleover, Derby DE23 6FN
‘A small independent card & gift shop with a big heart’, Tigerlillys provides a range of eclectic and ethical cards and gifts which are eco-friendly to boot!
How to buy: Order on the website and send a message through the contact form to check collection times.
Visit here for: Fun coasters, accessories, lovely scented candles and wellbeing gifts.
The Bottle Kiln
With the tagline ‘good food, beautiful objects’, the Bottle Kiln in West Hallam is a popular go-to for its’ cafe and shop – selling a variety of gifts, homeware, jewellery, toys, clothing and accessories.
How to buy: shop online – with 20% off everything (except gift vouchers) during lockdown, and free delivery on orders over £25.
Visit here for: a beautiful range of gifts – from small stocking fillers through to larger presents.
In ‘normal’ times, Sunstone Therapies offers massage therapies alongside an Eco Shop selling refills of household and body care products. Christmas shopping options include bath and foot salts made with Himalayan salts and essential oils, a range of gifts, sterling silver jewellery and warm wax massage candles – aromatherapy candles where the warmed wax can be massaged into skin.
How to buy: Message via Facebook or call Laura on 07925 288438.
Visit here for: Environmentally-conscious, natural goodies to treat someone special.
Handmade Nottingham hosts a range of designers in store producing bright and fun designs across a variety of gift cards, stationary, pin badges, homeware and jewellery.
How to buy: Order online with home delivery or click & collect options.
Visit here for: Fun and quirky gifts, cards and prints.
Handmade gifts, accessories and jewellery sourced from Nepal, Bali and local designers in Nottingham. Elefair is an ethical and eco-friendly business which supports families and women in Nepal.
How to buy: Order on the website for home delivery or click and collect.
Visit here for: Unique gifts including jewellery, homeware, accessories and children’s presents.
Bubblelush is a local family business focusing on home fragrance and gifts. You’ll find plenty of branded goodies in-store, including scented candles from the likes of Yankee Candle and Candleberry; Disney and Willowtree figurines and a range of bath & body treats and ‘make your own’ Christmas gifts.
How to buy: Order on the website or message via Instagram or Facebook. Click and collect or free local delivery options available.
Visit here for: Plenty of pampering and personalised gift options to help tick off your list!
With Love From Derbyshire
31 George Street, Riddings, Derbyshire, DE55 4BH
With Love From Derbyshire sells hand-made and hand-crafted design pieces made by over 50 local crafters across Derbyshire. There’s plenty of variety – with accessories, art prints and even furniture among the goodies available!
How to buy: Order online through the Facebook page. Click & collect and home delivery available, with free local delivery.
Visit here for: One-of-a-kind gifts, cards and jewellery.
Two for Tea
Two for Tea is a tea room and boutique gift shop in Stapleford. Due to restrictions, the tea room is currently closed, however the gift shop has moved online and offers a wide variety of accessories, cards, homeware, jewellery, gifts and much more!
How to buy: order on the website – the shop’s open twice a week for click & collect orders, or postal delivery is also available.
Visit here for: a huge range of gifts and cards which you can browse on the website.