Category Archive: GIFT IDEAS

ELEMIS: Lily & Lionel Luxury Travel Collection for Men

It’s impossible to buy presents for men at the best of the times, never mind the mine field that is Father’s Day. Mugs, ties, socks, novelty pants – been there, done that. This… Continue reading

ADVANCE NOTICE: TIME Bomb Offer QVC 9th December 75% Discount

QVC have had some cracking offers in conjunction with Time Bomb skin care, but I think this probably one of their best in terms of value. There are four well-loved Time Bomb products… Continue reading

ADVANCE NOTICE: Shay & Blue 4-Piece Collection Special QVC offer 11/10/17

Boutique fragrance brand Shay & Blue on QVC are running a One-Day-Only special value offer on Wednesday 11th October. Dom De Vetta, Shay & Blue’s founder (and former Senior Vice President of Chanel… Continue reading

COMPARISON: Jo Malone & ALDI Pomegranate Noir Candles

I’ve had to revise and rewrite this review – all because I stepped outside for a moment to collect the post. I love Jo Malone candles, in particular, the Red Roses fragrance. It’s a… Continue reading

REVIEW Real Techniques Core Collection Kit

I’m always a bit wary of ‘blogger designed’ products. Brands see the huge numbers of social media followers the popular vloggers are pulling, and put their name on any old tat they think… Continue reading

REVIEW Not Another Bunch of Flowers website

When you’re visiting friends and loved ones in hospital, especially those who are enduring long-term treatment, it’s all too easy to rely on the old standby gifts of flowers and magazines. They’re appreciated of course, but… Continue reading

Sleeping Beauty – Silk pillowcase review

I’ve only slept on this silk pillowcase for five nights, but it’s already earned back its price (£35.00, not as unreasonable as I first thought), ten fold. It’s comfortable, soothing and cooling – particularly… Continue reading

Ayten Gasson Silk Eye Mask

How’s this for a glamorous solution to sleepless nights? When I put out an alert for menopausal aids, I wasn’t expecting anything half as gorgeous as this beautifully made silk eye mask to pop through my… Continue reading

REVIEW Flamingo Gifts Plus 15% Discount Code

Flamingo Gifts sell a huge variety of unique gifts. Everything from Bacon Body Wash – ‘Smell of bacon all day long!‘ to a Mini Henry Desk Vacuum, to a Batman Egg Cup & Toast… Continue reading

REVIEW Chroma Stationery – The Personal Touch

I love stationery, but maybe it’s a girl thing? When my personalised notebook from Chroma Stationery arrived, beautifully wrapped in tissue paper like a present, and embossed with my name and website in silver,… Continue reading

REVIEW Flamingo Gifts

Flamingo Gifts is an online retailer who specialise in…well, every gift you could possibly imagine. This is the place to go to for the silly and the (semi) serious. Prices range from £1.49 for a… Continue reading