32 Christmas gift ideas from Surrey
PUBLISHED: 13:10 09 October 2020 | UPDATED: 10:54 18 January 2021
From Painshill’s new winter gin to Bark & Rock’s notepads and War & Drobe’s pretty hairbands, we’ve got all the family covered
Gifts for Gourmets
Sea Change Prosecco, £10
Leatherhead company Sea Change’s award-winning Prosecco is perfect for toasting the festive season. Purchases helps fund vital research to help turn the tide on plastic polution of our seas. £10,
10 years of The Clink cookbook, £14.99
Including recipes from Sutton-based charity, The Clink, which helps rehabilitate prisoners through hospitality training this book can be bought on its own or in a bundle with two other clink Cookbooks for £25.
Local Jarrolds Gin, £39
This award-winning classic London Dry Gin from Liquid Gold Whisky Company in Ashtead is Juniper forward and high strength but smooth and has a delightful array of botanicals which linger on the palate.
Dolce&Gabbana x Fiasconaro panettone, from £15
The exclusive Dolce&Gabbana x Fiasconaro panettone is a must for the stylish foodie. It comes in 100g (£15) and 1kg (£45) sizes and can be ordered from Woking-based The Little Pasta Company.
Binary Botanical Gift packs, from £10
Celebrate Christmas with the unique wine-lovers’ beer. These vegan, gluten-free beers from Woking-based The Good Living Brew Company come in 4%ABV and 0.5% ABV versions.
Denbies Wine & Gift Packages, from £38
Support one of Surrey’s local vineyards by buying them one of Denbies Wine & Gift Packages. There’s a great selection available with prices from Denbies Wine & Gift Shop in Dorking or online.
Perfect as a gift for any dessert lover, this festive DIY kit from Redhill-based Pleesecakes comes complete with everything you need to create your dream, Insta-worthy Christmas cheesecake at home.
Painshill in Cobham’s new winter gin is inspired by the Turkish Tent folly found in the gardens and is flavoured with their autumn crop of Mirabelle Plum and apple combined with coco, orange and rosemary.
Gifts for Her
This set from PSMD in Cobham contains a bespoke selection of luxury medical skin care and voucher for a skin tightening LipoFirm FaceLift (worth £325).
Spacemasks box of 5, £15
A great stocking filler, these self-heating rose-scented face masks from Camberley-based Spacemasks warm up within minutes of popping on for 15 minutes of heavenly time out of your day. £1 from every sale goes to The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity.
Give the gift of style - a gift that keeps on giving from the founders of Surrey Frills. Marie Claire Styling personal styling vouchers from £50.
Zo Anti-Ageing Kit, £210
Zo Anti-Ageing Kit from The Light Touch Clinic in Weybridge promotes younger looking skin and reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
War & Drobe headband, from £40
Artfully made from repurposed fabrics and hand embroidered by Stoneleigh designer Nina Kovacevic, War & Drobe headbands are a chic finish to any stylish outfit.
CWJ Ortia tote, £230
You can never go wrong with a handbag for Christmas and this Ortia tote in Rich Burgundy and Bold Blue Croc is handmade in the Surrey Hills. .
Add a touch of colour to their winter outfit with this gorgeous women’s scarf with a stylish tiger print, soft texture and complimentary gift packaging at Bumbles in Ashtead.
Gifts for Him
This new launch from AVI-8 watches contributes directly to Help for Heroes, the charity formerly based in Ashteah and Hindhead, which helps provide emotional, social, and financial support to those with injuries and illnesses attributable to their service in the British Armed Forces.
Bark & Rock Ebony Amara notebook, from £200
What do you get for the man who has everything? The Ebony Amara notebook from West Molesey-based Bark & Rock is made from wood from the Indian Ebony or Ceylon Ebony trees native to Southern India and Sri Lanka that is for its heavy fine-grained heartwood which ranges in colour from densely dark shades of black through to warm browns. The patterns form stripes in varying widths.
Word Bird Co. Richmond print, £14.95
A great addition to his ‘man cave’, this Richmond print is part of a series by Shepperton-based Maxine Stinton from Word Bird Co which celebrates the best bits of various towns in Surrey. Each design is available in three colours.
Horny Pants, £25
Eco-friendly underwear from Guildford-based Horny Pants makes a great stoking filler for the man in our life. Pants come in Black, Burgundy and Blue with a percentage of sales donated to Wildlife Conservation.
Woodies Recovery Balm, from £24.99
Woodies in Cobham has created one of the UK’s strongest, most effective CBD balms on the market. Woodies Recovery Balm is available to purchase in 100ml pots containing 500mg, 1000mg, 2000mg, 3000mg or 5000mg of CBD ranging in price from £24.99 to £199.99. woodiesuk.com
Gifts for Little ones (furry friends included)
Personalised pet robe, £34.50
Pop one of these personalised robes on your pup after a wet walk or bath and they’ll be dry – not to mention cosy – in minutes.
Astro Girls by Isha Panesar, £8.99
With a forward by Sarah, the Duchess of York, this thrilling new sci-fi novel for girls is set in Surrey and features a cast of all female action heroes.
My Busy Bots activity bag, from £9.99
Ashtead based children’s activity brand, My Busy Bots, has Christmas in the bag this year with its waterproof activity bags that will help children between the ages of two and six develop certain key skills. From £9.99 mybusybots.com.
Barbour wellies, £34.95
Let them splash in the winter puddles or stomp in the snow in these mustard yellow pull-on Barbour Durham Wellingtons.
Collar and lead sets, from £135
The ultimate in stylish luxury for the discerning hound, Pippa & Company’s collars are handmade in the UK, using fine Italian leather and Yorkshire wool. Available in four colours.
Mulberry Bear, £130
This charming bear has been handmade in England by Merrythought. With Mulberry leather paws and a miniature version of Mullberry’s seasonal scarf, he’s ready to brave the chill this festive season.
LoveMyRead children’s subscription, from £12.99
A gift that keeps on giving, this subscription service has four different plans for children (0-3, 4-6, 7-9, 10-12). Each month a newly released hardback book is sent to their door along with little extras, such as stickers and toys from partner brands, and for every annual subscription, LMR sends a book to a chosen school.
Gifts for the Home
Flyp furniture laptop stand, £19.99
Help make working from home that bit easier for them in 2021 with this FSC approved Birch Ply laptop stand from Staines-based flyp furniture. £19.99 with free nationwide delivery, etsy.com/uk/shop/flypfurniture.
Kissing Giraffes Sculpture, £2,400
This unique Zimbabwean Kissing Giraffes sculpture by Fannie Mupanga is made from Opal Stone and sits as 68cm high by 38cm wide and 16cm deep and is available from The Sculpture Park in Churt
Christmas eve candle, £40
From Loaf’s new range of candles comes this Christmas Eve candle with smells of Fir tree, cedarwood, cinnamon and a 5am wake-up call. Available at Tunsgate in Guildford.
White jug, £48
Hand-thrown in Rebecca Williams’ south coast of England studio and taking some three to four days to make, this simple white jug from Rowen & Wren in Woking is a piece that will last a lifetime and a wonderful gift for the home this Christmas.
Featuring a black marble effect ceramic vessel, this design-led diffuser effortlessly complements any décor with scent and style.