Mother's Day is almost here, so if you're still looking for a special way to treat mum this year, check out our latest blog for some wonderful, thoughtful gift ideas from UK Christmas World!
Still after that perfect gift? If you're a little bit last minute this year, why not check out some of the amazing products here at UK Christmas World that make ideal gifts?! Especially if you're looking for something more unique and interesting!
With the months and days passing by all too quickly, we'll find ourselves at Christmas in no time at all! You may be starting to think about the gifts for family and friends nice and early, so in this blog we have found some great present ideas for adults. Something a bit different that will really amuse your family! Read on for more information...
Thinking about starting your Christmas shopping, but struggling with what you might buy for each of your family? Don’t panic, we have scoured the web in search for some of the highest demand Christmas presents this year. We hope that these may give you some ideas for this year’s Christmas shopping! Gifts for Kids: Interactive Tracy Island Playset - £79.99 This toy includes smart features of course, it can tell which craft is launching and has over 40 action and rescue sounds. Bound to be a big hit due to...
Advent Calendars 1. How about making your own personalised version of the famous advent calendar? Get crafty this year by making your own calendars for all the family. Make tiny packages and peg from a wire, fill with your own chocolates, sweets, or other sweet treats, just like these found from http://www.craftaholicsanonymous.net/christmas-countdown. Personalise them by having each family members’ name on the top of their countdown. 2. Another great DIY advent calendar idea can be
Christmas is celebrated differently all over the world, here in the UK we're no different. We have our own special traditions that we our parents have brought us up with which have been passed down from generation to generation. So, what special Christmas traditions do we have here in the UK?The custom of gift-giving on Christmas dates only to Victorian times. Before then it was more common to exchange gifts on New Year's Day or Twelfth Night. Santa Claus is known by British children as Father
We are all familiar with the traditions at Christmas, decorating your home with lovely Christmas lights, decorating the Christmas tree, wrapping present and spending time with family and friends. Well there is one Christmas tradition that is somewhat over looked yet year on year the greeting card industy thrives on the 2 or 3 weeks prior to Christmas.The Christmas card, it was originally invented by Sir Henry Cole way back in 1843. It is believed that he was inspired to come up with the Christm
Making your own Christmas crackers can be great fun! You can be as creative as you like and make the crackers as cost-effective or lavish as you please.Christmas crackers have been around since the 1840’s and are now a staple for Christmas day!Before you will start you will need to get your basic supplies – good quality wrapping paper, or alternatively, you can layer up a few sheets of crepe paper which will give a great effect, cracker snaps, cardboard rolls (toilet rolls are perfe
You may think it’s still a little early to be thinking about and getting organised for Christmas but the countdown is well and truly underway! One of the joys of the festive period are all the homemade goodies on offer! Now is the perfect time to start preparing your handmade gifts and treats.Why not try getting ‘crafty’ and making your own Christmas tree decorations. These can be made from a variety of materials around the home and are great for getting kids involved with too