Luxury Christmas Gifts – Made in Surrey
According to research, more than half of UK consumers (55%) prefer to buy local brands to help support local and small producers.
With Christmas shopping on the horizon, we are shining a light on some of our favourite Surrey businesses and artisans. Thoughtful, original and luxurious gifts made right here on your doorstep!
Stocking Filler Gifts – Ceramic Baubles by Jayne Redmond
Woking-based ceramic artist Jayne Redmond is back with another exclusive range of luxury baubles at Harrod’s. Beautiful handmade baubles are created from her workshop in Surrey and can be personalised to make a special Stocking Filler Gift.
Jayne will be in the Christmas Shop in Harrod’s right up until Christmas personalising baubles, or you can shop online at Harrods. For other ceramic hand-painted creations including treat plates, egg cups and breakfast sets, visit https://www.jayneredmond.co.uk/collections
Gifts for Foodies – Luxury Christmas Hampers by the Artisan General Store
We love the luxury handmade Christmas hampers by Artisan General Store. The ‘Fetcham’ collection is inspired by the House and full of unusual, tasty treats by independent British suppliers.
Every hamper is handmade from sustainable wicker where the production is governed by the UK suppliers ETI-based Ethical Policy. So not only is the business local but it’s ethical too!
The 2019 Fetcham range includes the stunning LillyPuds Christmas Puddings and Chiltern Charcuterie.
For the more health-conscious, the new wellbeing section launches at the beginning of November, featuring raw wholefoods, CBD and Kombucha.
Visit the website – www.theartisangeneralstore.co.uk – where you can choose from a selection of signature hampers or shop from their handpicked range of home products and gifts as well as food.
Read our interview with owner Steve Reice here.
Gifts for Petrol Heads – Private Motor Club – The Annual 2019
Be a part of the story with the Private Motor Club’s end of year annual. The publisher and content producer is crowdfunding – currently at 88% with a few days left to go! – to raise money to publish a stunning 200-page cloth-covered book featuring incredible imagery by friend of Fetcham Park Rob Overy and other photographers covering: Monte Carlo Historic Rally, Goodwood Members Meeting, Tour Auto, Mille Miglia, Barcelona and Spa Classic – 2ltr Cup / Endurance Racing Legends, Monza Historic, Goodwood Revival and the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion.
Find out more – http://www.privatemotor.club
Gifts that Sparkle – Jon Dibben Jewellery
This unusual kite-shaped pink sapphire is the last of three stones that were specially cut for this simple ‘Sail Pendant’ design in 18ct red gold. It’s just over 8.5mm long and weighs 1.34cts.
£3670 down to £2753.
Handmade and finished to a meticulously fine standard from their workshop in rural Surrey, near Guildford, Jon Dibben specialises in modern jewellery design. Wherever possible using responsibly sourced materials, including Fairtrade gold, and exceptional gemstones. Many unique pieces are ready to buy from their shop, and as inspiration for bespoke commissions or remodelling.
To help Fairtrade UK celebrate their 25th birthday, Jon Dibben are offering a selection of Pre-Fairtrade pieces at 25% off current prices. They will be posting one new piece each day at 5 pm, on their Facebook feed and Instagram stories. Alternatively, contact them by email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the shop and see them for real! These offers will run up until Christmas.
Gifts for Fitness Fans – Kati Kaia Exercise Mats
The must-have gift for style-conscious fitness fans, Kati Kaia Yoga and exercise mats are eco-friendly and made using sustainable materials. The beautiful, high performance and long-lasting mats are adorned with eye-catching, colourful abstract designs created by Surrey entrepreneur Kati Treble. Shop online at www.katikaia.com
Read our Business Profile with Kati here.