I’ve been making my list and checking it twice, and here are a few curious gems I think we deserve to ask Santa for this Christmas… OK let’s do this!
Hanging Gardens tea towel (above), £24.32, inspired by the artist, Esther Sandler’s recent trip to Croatia which you can use in the kitchen or hang on the wall to remind you summer exists.
Fictional hotel movie notepads, £18. The Shining, Twin Peaks, Dirty Dancing, The Graduate – play guest at your favourite film’s hotel with this neatly packaged set.
Brighton Gin, from £30, distilled by the seaside.
Vintage Paris mini notebook set, £9.50.
Caravan charm, £49.
London Uncovered: 60 Unusual Places to Explore, a compendium of London’s most curious places to explore, £30, to complete your coffee table collection and inspire you out of your Christmas slump for some new year urban discovery.
Vintage matches, £6.
Elf Juice, £14.85 for 6 cans, the perfect Christmas ale heavily spiced with ginger, nutmeg, cinnamon and cloves.
Savanna iPhone case, $59, personalised with your own initials and lucky number.
A mini terrarium, from £20, for desert vibes.
Travel Listography: Exploring the World in Lists, £13, including 70 thought-provoking prompts for listing your dream trips past and present.
Kitschy butterscotch milk chocolate, £1.99, eat it as it is, or drink it melted in hot milk!
Vintage Cats 2017 Calendar, £12.50, filled with adorable nostalgic images from old trade cards and adverts.