Christmas Gift Guide- Surrey Small Businesses
As a small business myself I love to find other local businesses to support. So this year I decided to do a mini gift guide with some fabulous Surrey based companies. So if you are still stuck for ideas for gifts this year then take a read and see what I have found…..
Colour My Wall
Simply apply the graphics to your wall and start colouring in, when you have finished wipe it clean and start again! Colour My Wall is suitable for all ages, perfect for a child’s bedroom, playroom or even a stimulating environment like an office or studio. Choose from a wide range of colouring wall themes from outer space to garden gnomes.
Take a look at their website for more information and to order.
Willow & Finn
Willow & Finn create only hand poured, small batch, eco friendly soy wax candles. Their soy wax is ethically sourced, and is super friendly to the environment being completely carbon neutral. Their packaging is all recyclable. They use essential oils that are pure, and the fragrance oils all paraben and phalate free. Creating scents that help you get through the day, that invigorate and uplift you or send you to sleep at night.
Orders can be placed on the Willow & Finn website.
Ceramic Fitch makes functional pottery for everyday use. All items are dishwasher safe, oven proof and can be used in the microwave. The clay, sourced from the UK is a stoneware buff, is mixed with 50% recycled clay. Honest, functional and well-designed ceramic objects. Every product is hand produced to guarantee a uniqueness. All Ceramic Fitch products and processes are created by hand, this ensures every item is unique, giving small variations to each piece.
Check out the Ceramic Fitch website for to see lots of functional tableware and household items with a little twist!!
Bubble & Blake
This small business was formed in 2019 by a husband and wife inspired by a passion for herbalism, natural cruelty-free skincare products and with concerns about the amount of plastic that is produced and thrown away in our planet on a daily basis. All of the soaps are handcrafted with ingredients found in nature. They are suitable for vegans, palm oil free and scented exclusively with pure essential oils. All of the bars contain natural oils and butters, such as olive oil, coconut oil, mango butter, shea butter, sweet almond oil, and castor oil.
Check out the full Bubble & Blake range on their Etsy page.
Bowman Bears Keepsakes
Bowman Bears makes Keepsake Bears, Quilts and Cushions using items of sentimental clothing to create an everlasting keepsake to treasure forever. There are lots of types of keepsake bear Bowman Bears creates, such as Wedding Dress keepsake bears, Baby Clothes keepsake bears and Remembrance bears. Absolutely gorgeous bears, a gift to treasure forever!
Take a look at these amazing bears here.
A small family business with a commitment to customer service and a sense of humour! They love to make unique items. Lilybels offer a wide range of slate signs…. a fab Christmas gift idea. They have featured in Tatler, Modern Gardens and House & Garden magazines.
Take a browse on the Lilybels website.
Hippos Ate My Hat
Hippos Ate my Hat specialise in personalised clothing and accessories.Offering lots of amazing products including these brilliant personalised water bottles, great stocking filler!!
Hippos Ate My Hat products can be purchased on their website.
When Caitie Met Soda Jewellery
Proud to specialise in handcrafted, ethical jewellery. Each and every piece is lovingly handmade by Caitie in her small studio in leafy Farnham. Wherever possible using recycled silver and gold in her designs and offering recycled, recyclable and reusable packaging with each and every order. Each piece of jewellery that she sell comes with it’s own unique story in the hope that it will serve as a reminder to you of how much you and your story matter.
Head to Caitie’s website to see all her wonderful creations.
Ceramica- Paint your own ceramics studio in Claygate
If you’re looking for something to do to wile away a few hours, pop into Ceramica where you can relax and get creative by painting your own ceramics. They have a selection of over 100 ceramic pieces for you to choose from – from mugs, plates and bowls, to money boxes, photo frames and flower pots! They provide all the instructions that you need and have plenty of samples, stencils and books to give you ideas. It really is the ideal place for a creative get-together!
Head to Ceramica’s website to find out more.
Annie makes some wonderful shopping bags, purses and other accessories. All handmade with beautiful fabric designs available. Great stocking fillers ideas.
Annie sells all her lovely makes on her Etsy shop.
Love from Betty
At Love From Betty they believe dogs are not just pets but treasured family members and our canine companions. Stocking well known brands alongside independent small family run businesses, Love From Betty brings together a pawfect range of gifts, accessories, treats and everything your pooch could wish for, as well as some gifts for their humans.
Find lots of pet goodies on the Love from Betty website.
Emily Clark Photography
And of course not forgetting little old me! Gift vouchers are available for photo sessions. Please message me to purchase yours!
Thank you so much for taking the time to read my Surrey Christmas gift guide. I hope I have inspired you and helped with your shopping. Shop small and help businesses.