I love supporting small businesses at all times of year, but this is especially important over the Christmas period when many indie businesses make a large proportion of their income. If you're on a budget but you'd like to support UK small businesses this festive season, here's our 10 favourite stocking fillers for under £7!
This handmade strawberries and cream soap uses strawberry seed oil and jojoba oil and has extra poppy seeds for a little exfoliation. Suitable for sensitive skin and sounds like it smells delicious!
These little trays are perfect additions to a side table or desk: catch your jewellery before you collapse into bed or use them as a pretty coaster for your cup of tea. They're made from a scratch resistant and shatterproof solid acrylic.
Japanese style washi tape is basically patterned masking tape and is great for decorating your notebooks! This stuff is covered in colourful dinosaurs hand drawn by the Designosaur team, made in the UK and packaged in sunny Brighton.
If you have a keen baker to buy for, why not pick up this colourful, nostalgic sprinkle mix inspired by childhood toy chests. It comes in 50g resealable bags (as well as jars if you're looking for a larger quantity) which are perfectly stocking-sized.
A pretty celestial cat printed on one side of laser cut gold acrylic with tiny sparkles! Hung from a heavy gold keychain, this is a great gift for cat lovers.
Biscuit Lover vinyl stickers are perfect for decorating your favourite notebooks, bullet journal, or whatever you fancy! Every sticker sheet contains 7 biscuit stickers in Nikki's signature style including a Custard Cream, Bourbon, Jammy Heart, Party Ring and three sweet little Iced Gems! That's a lot of biscuits!
Get your life in order with these colourful to do list pads - each page is beautifully riso printed in red ink and there's a choice of 5 different page colours.
Who run the World? Gulls! This embroidered patch features a sassy seagull and can either be ironed or sewn on to customise your clothes.
A 'bah humbug' unglazed ceramic bauble for all of those scrooges in your life! The design is brush lettered by hand with black porcelain paint & black velvet ribbon added for hanging.
Now whenever you're feeling stressed with the state of things you can literally CRUSH the patriarchy with this stress ball. Great for sitting on your desk or in your bag to take out your frustrations on after being whistled at in the street.
Thank you so much for checking out our list of faves! Hope your Christmas shopping is as stress free as possible and you have a wonderful festive season!