Spring is here!
*This article includes Press Samples/Gifted Items*
Spring is officially here, as of Saturday 20th March. Therefore, it is the start of warmer weather, longer days and new growth. With the prospect of lockdown restrictions being eased on the horizon, the world and life as we know it is currently looking up! Soon we will be able to visit friends and family, go for a drink down the local pub and worry less!
However, even though it is Spring, these restrictions are still upon us for a few more months and we must abide by the rules for a while longer. But let’s look forward, make the most of what we have and embrace every occasion…whether you’re looking to spruce up your home, brighten yourself up or are looking for that Easter inspiration.
Spring Top Picks... Grow Jar: Indoor Herb Garden DIY Set
Nature is starting to bloom and now is the perfect time to start growing your herbs!
Whether you treat yourself to this wonderful herb garden or treat a loved one, you don’t need to be an expert, as there is a grow guarantee! You can choose up to six different herbs that include mint, basil, coriander, chives, parsley and rosemary. These will look great perched on a windowsill or can also be planted outside. The herb company has a strong mission to be 100% sustainable. Their packaging uses biodegradable wood wool, paper alternatives and eco friendly cling film. Pricing starts at two jars for £14.99, going up to six jars for £27.99.
Velvet Bio: Organic Vegan Avocado Oil
Is your skin feeling dry and dull from the winter? Then make sure you check out Velvet Bio for all of their luxurious face and body oils. This Avocado Oil is the perfect moisturiser for your skin, hair and nails! It is packed full of benefits, such as Omega 3 and antioxidants, that help with ageing. The oil is also organic, vegan and cruelty free. So if your skin needs that brighten and glow, make sure to apply a few drops. You’ll be ready for the pubs post lockdown in no time!
Retailing at £18.99, why not buy you and your best friend one as a Spring treat?
Abstract House: Designer Art Prints and Original Paintings
Spring is here which also means spring cleaning is here! Subsequently, if you’re wanting to freshen up your home and breathe some new life into its interior, new home accessories are an affordable and easy way to achieve this. Abstract House showcases affordable designer art prints and original paintings that ooze style and sophistication. With a vast array of styles and sizes to choose from, there is something to suit everyone’s taste. To really show off your new prints make sure you add a great quality frame. All of the frames from Abstract House are beautifully hand crafted from the finest quality wood.
Red Candy: Funky Homeware, Kitchen Accessories & Gifts
Renowned for their funky edge, Red Candy have a host of Easter themed home decor that is perfect for getting you in that seasonal mood. Firsty, this Dolly Sheep Solar Light will add that spring feeling to your garden! With an integrated solar panel, this little sheep does not require much attention, she will be glowing in no time for up to 6 hours (£26.99). Once you’ve come in from the garden, you’re going to need a doormat to wipe your feet. This Hello Goose Doormat features a black and white polka dot design and greets you with a wonderful ‘Hello You’ everytime you enter your home (£19.50). Lastly, this cool mint green Indoor Egg House is a great alternative place to keep your eggs and leave them feeling right at home (£27.50).
Montezuma’s: Eggstraordinary Easter Chocolate
When you think of Easter, what is the first thing that you think about? Chocolate! Montezuma’s has a host of luxurious Easter Gifts that will impress anybody and make the perfect little treat for your friends and family. Furthermore, they currently have a special range of Easter chocolate hens available in a variety of sizes and flavours. Orloff is a 200g smooth milk chocolate chicken with dark and white chocolate feathery flecks (£9.50). Whilst Clucky is a 75g delicious chick that includes 25g of organic buttons (£6). No chickens were harmed in the making of this article…
Isle of Wight Distillery: Original Mermaid Gin
If you are looking to buy alternative gifts this year for Easter, why not consider a bottle of the Original Mermaid Gin? Perfect for the gin lovers of the family, this alcoholic beverage is light and refreshing. The unique bottle has been designed with the mythical creature of the Mermaid in mind. With scales swirling down around the outside of the glass, the blue glow makes the gin even more appealing. With peppery notes, a hint of lemon zest and the smell of sea air, this gin is an exquisite tipple.
Round Corner Brewing: ‘Hop Into Easter’ Gift Pack
We are all going to be hopping into Easter with this Easter Gift Pack of beers from Round Corner Brewing. With six unique flavours included, they all have a unique name, with four being directly named from their brewing hometown. These six beers showcase the very best that the brewing company has to offer. Round Corner Brewing is based in the ‘rural food capital’ of the UK, Molten Mowbray, very famously known for its Pork Pie. So why not treat yourself or a loved one this Easter and join in with the Easter bunny and get hoppy…
Flavours: Steeplechase/Drovers/Mackinaw/Gunmetal/Hopping Spree/10 Hours in LA.
Round Corner Brewing’s ‘Hop Into Easter’ gift pack, x12 (two of each beer) 330ml beers, £30.00 + £6.95 shipping
Your Surprise: Personalised Easter Gifts
If you’re looking for something a little more personal, Your Surprise has an extensive range of items. A selection of categories include Homeware, Jewellery, Clothing and Toys. There is even a specialised Easter selection! So if you know someone who would prefer a gift for their home, why not check out the engraved glassware and serving boards. This wooden serving board can be personalised with many designs including various texts and images. Starting from £9.95, these boards can be used for cooking or serving up that Easter dinner extravaganza! Add some engraved glasses to the dinner table and you really are on to a winner.
Chuckling Cheese Company: British Cheese - Foodie Hampers and Gifts
Now we have the best alternative gift for all of the foodies out there. The Chuckling Cheese Company stock an array of foodie hampers and gift sets. Whether you are looking for sweet or savory, there is something to suit everyone’s taste buds. Stocking 40 different flavours of cheddar, including Rum & Raisin, Roast Dinner, Gin and Charcoal there is lots to try! Accompany the cheeses with chutneys, crackers and wine to create the ultimate cheese board hamper. Then finish off with some sweet treats that include fudge, chocolate and meringues. They are currently stocking some Easter favourites such as Hot Cross Bun flavoured cheddar!
Your Big Night In: All the drinks, snacks and fun for a Big Night In.
Easter 2021 will be another Easter of not being allowed to socialise, go out for dinner or entertain all of our friends in the comfort of our own home. But that doesn’t mean that we have to go without having any fun!? Your Big Night In specialises in fun night in boxes that are posted straight to your door. These are filled with sweets, snacks and drinks to keep you going all night, plus a fun activity to enjoy. Whether you are a film watcher, a puzzle decoder or a sing your heart out Karaoke lover, these ultimate boxes will ensure you have a great evening.
Overall, let’s have a fantastic Spring! Let’s get our homes sparkling, ourselves glowing and have fun whilst we’re doing it! For more gifting inspiration, check out the Lifestyle section.