Christmas Shop Local Gift Guide
Christmas Shop Local Gift Guide – No one wants to drive to a huge metropolis to browse for gifts this Winter. Luckily, you don’t have to, our local gift guide has plenty of top ideas that will bring smiles to your loved ones this Christmas.
Fashion lovers and homemakers…
Suziebou independent gift shop offers a unique collection of gifts, homeware, jewellery, greeting cards, handbags, scarves and attractive items for your home. She also stocks Italian fashion accessories and the one sized clothing range has proven popular. Suziebou is located in the picturesque village of Dalston, close to Carlisle, and gifts change throughout the seasons. Owner, Suzanne Brown, stocks the current trends and sources locally where she can. They take payment over the phone, offer a click and collect service and free local delivery.
www.suziebou.co.uk or call 01228 711696
Unique and Antique…
Cathedral Lodge Antiques is perfect for that special someone who loves something unusual. It doesn’t matter if they prefer ornate glassware, jewellery or modern memorabilia, it’s worth dropping in. This treasure trove is spread over two floors in the charming Old Vergers House in the tranquil grounds of Carlisle Cathedral. Discover Victorian and Georgian furniture, 1970’s ceramic and glass collectables. There’s something for any taste at sensible prices. Give them a call if you’re looking for something particular.
An experience you won’t forget…
We all have people in our lives that prefer an experience over a gift. If you know someone that would love a weekend soaking in a hot tub then find them the perfect Lake District Cottage. Cumbrian Cottages have the finest selections of cottages which will deliver an experience you will not forget. Get away from it all with their pet-friendly options as well as cottages with hot tubs. If you value precious moments together, take a break close to home with the people you love.
Those that love all things sparkly…
Nothing says I Love you better than something sparkly and independent jewellers J. O Dixon, in the heart of Whitehaven, has over 40 years experience. They stock modern one-off pieces alongside traditional gold and silver jewellery. Their bespoke design service is perfect if you have a request or can’t find what you’re looking for. Perhaps you want to revive a cherished heirloom? Their team can carry out simple chain repairs, ring resizing, replace missing gemstones, pearl restringing and complete remakes of old or damaged pieces.
Out Of The Blue
For gift ideas galore drop into Out of the Blue in the heart of Wigton, this small gift shop has something for everyone. Browse their selection of Wrendale China, Ginology Glasses and Joma Jewellery. Candles are a Christmas classic and you’ll find Stoneglow & Pintail along with Potters Crouch Candles. Their great range of handbags includes Gisela Graham, Sophie Allport, Alex Clark and David Jones and there’s plenty for the little ones with Rainbow Designs soft toys along with Lanka Kade and Orange Tree Wooden Toys.
Find them on Facebook @outofthebluewigton