Jacks Gift Guide 2019

Hey, Its finally here! It took a lot longer than I thought it would, but better late then never for those last minute shoppers! So here is my little round up of a few gift ideas for interior lovers, whether it’s that special lady or hard to buy for man in your life. These are the things I have either asked for, I have previously purchased for people or my take on Christmas Classics!

For The Home

Under £10:

Bistro Tile Margot Range from Anthropologie – This collection is one of my current favourites at Anthropologie and these items are great stand alone pieces making the perfect stocking filler.

Monogram Coaster – £8.00 each (Click Here) | Monogram Mug – £10.00 each (Click Here)

Dog Biography Canape Plates from Anthropologie – I am in love with these plates and have made sure Dave has ordered them for my Christmas stocking before they sell out – they also have glasses, do I need?

Canape Plate – £10.00 each (Click Here)

Elephant Hook from H&M – As you know I am a little bit obsessed with animal interiors and whats not to love, its GOLD and a ELEPHANT! This hook would adorn anyone’s wall perfectly!


Elephant Hook – £8.99 each (Click Here)

C’est La Vie Poster from H&M – H&M have been topping the home ware world for a few years now but they have recently started producing prints. This one particularly caught my eye.

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Print – £8.99 (Click Here)

Gold Pineapple Candle Holder by Graham & Green – Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a pineapple would it, so I as soon as I saw these I knew they were the perfect stocking filler.


Pineapple Candle Stick – £9.95 (Click Here)

Bee Photo Holder by Oliver Bonas – Well we all know from my gold bug hack that I love me a gold bug, so when I spotted this little one by chance I just had to share them with you.


Bee Photo Holder – £7.50 (Click Here)

Under £25.00:

Cocktail Shaker – No bar cart, drinks cabinet or Gin shelf is complete without a cocktail shaker is it! There is so many about at these day, but here are some of my favourite of the moment.

Blue Glass & Brass by Oliver Bonas – £25.00 (Click Here) | Rainbow Iridescent by John Lewis – £20.00 (Click Here) | Pineapple Shaker By River Island Home – £22.99 now £19.00 (Click Here)

Emma Bridgewater 1/2 Pint Mug – Now if you watch my insta stories you will have probably noticed I drink a lot of tea, therefore I often have a Emma Bridgewater mug in hand. There are so many fabulous patterns and prints to choose from, so make the perfect present for many people.

 The 1/2 pint mugs – £19.95 each (Click Here) TOP TIP 1 – Be sure to check out the outlet/ seconds section of the site, as they often have the seconds for £14.95 each! TOP TIP 2 – If you have left it a bit late for postage check out John Lewis as they stock them both in store and online (Click Here).

Plant Pot by Anthropologie – You may of seen these on peoples grids, they are a Anthro classic and add a perfect pop of colour to any shelf (if only I had more space).

Plant Pots – £22.00 each (Click Here)

Half Face Vase by H&M Home – Now I know that this one is probably a marmite pick, but I LOVE it. I think it have enough elegance and charm to not be novelty – if that makes sense? Just imagine a heavy bouquet of flowers in the white head against a contrast wall, PREFECT!

Head Vase – £19.99 (Click Here)

Cockatoo Candle Stick by H&M Home – While you on the H&M website make sure you check out these little cuties. I just spotted these while getting the link for the vase and they went straight in my basket.

Candlesticks – £12.99 each (Click Here)

Mad About The House by Kate Watson-Smyth – Is any home complete without this famous coffee table book? You can pick it up most places for varied prices, but I know that Waterstone have a very good and prompt delivery service.


Mad About The House Book – £20.00 (Click Here)

Bee Beaded Coaster Set by Oliver Bonas – OOOH that could be a tongue twister ‘Bee Beaded By Bonas’ – WE ALL NEED AS COASTER!! Nobody likes a water mark on their coffee table so they? So really this is two birds (or 4 bees) one stone (or present) practical but beautiful.

Bee Beaded Coaster – £18.50 (Click Here)

A Perfect Christmas TeaTime Tin by Bettys – A home is just a house without a good brew, no? So why not indulge a loved one in the ultimate cup of tea and Christmas treats from Bettys.


Teatime Tin – £25.00 (Click Here)

Hand Ornaments by Rockett St George – My friend has these hand ornaments and I could not believe the price for the impact they give on a a room. A fabulous little decor addition for a interior lover.

Ok Hand – £19.00 (Click Here) | Peace Hand – £19.00 (Click Here) |

Under 50:

Diptyque Candle – I burn a lot of candles, and for me Diptyque are a lovely luxury with Feu De Bois. They are not the usually price I would pay for a candle, but these are a special Christmas treat for a loved one. Plus they come in different sizes for different budgets.

306347-1001165929-1Diptyque are available from Liberty, Space NK, John Lewis, Net A Porter Etc.

70g Candle – £27.00 | 190g Candle – £47.00

Quail Pottery – The Quail pottery has become a bit of a cult following and they are constantly creating new items to add to their collection. I am currently the Zoo keepers for two Zebras (Jug & Vase), a Pug (Vase), Elephant (Vase) and a Polar Bear (Wall Vase).

You can pick up Quail for many retailers both online and in store with Liberty, Graham & Green, Amara, Trouva and even Amazon stocking them. They range in price with:

Knapkin Rings – £22.00 |Pencil Pot – £25.00 | Salt & Pepper Shakers – £28.00 | Money Box – £35.00 | Wall Vase – £35.00 | Vase – £60.00 (Click here to shop the range)

George Monkey Lamp by Iconic Lighting – As many of you may of seen on my insta and further down the blog I am a bit of a lamp addict (lamp blog here). The George monkey sits very nicely in my hall in white, but I feel he may need a little Champagne or Gold friend.

Gold£49.00 now £40.00 (Click Here) | White£49.00 now £40.00 (Click Here) | Champagne £49.00 now £40.00 (Click Here)

Chanel Collections & Creations – This is another of my favourite coffee table books as I studied Chanel for my dissertation. This book is filled with the most beautiful images of both Coco and Lagerfeld’s creations for the Chanel brand – and its currently available from H&M.

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Chanel Book – £29.99 (Click Here)

Gin & Tonic Cracker by Fevertree – Fevertree have paired up with Sipsmiths & Hendricks to bring all us Gin Lovers the ultimate Christmas gift. The only problem is, do you want to share your gin?

Fevertree Gin & Tonic Cracker (set of 4) – £32.00 (Click Here)

Duck Wine Decanter – I was bought this wine decanter/ water jug a couple of Christmas’ ago and fell in love. He is the perfect addition to any shelf and the ultimate dinner party accessory.

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Duck Wine Decanter – £51.00 (Click Here) I know its £1 over, but its silver plated darling!

Sitting Leopards by Rockett St George – These little snow leopards are a elegant edition to any loved ones shelf or mantelpiece. A modern alternative to the classic spaniel mantle dogs.


Leopards – £30.00 (Click Here)

Lets Hear It For The Boys!

Leather Card Holder – A card holder for me is one of the best accessories I think a man can have. More slimline than a wallet, but still able to hold your essential card and notes, in fact I couldn’t tell you the last time I used a proper wallet. There are lots of options and price points out their to suit you budget /  person in mind.

Mulberry Black Leather – £100.00 (Click Here) | John Lewis Black/ Brown Leather – £16.00 (Click Here)

Record Player by Bush – I bought Dave a record player a couple of years ago after we kept seeing vintage vinyl in junk shops. This is a great gift as it opens up further years gift in the form of records, especially with a lot of artists bringing out new music on vinyl.

Record Player – £29.99 (Click Here)

Chanel Bleu – Fragrance is something that is highly personal, but often over looked. A lot of people think of it as a cop out present, but like the Diptyque candles I find it a nice luxury to have a nice fragrance.


Chanel 50ml – £57.00 (Click Here) | Chanel 100ml – £78.00 (Click Here)

Lambswool Tartan Scarf – A scarf is a Christmas classic! So I have found you the ultimate bargain with these lambswool scarves from the House of Bruar.

Lambswool Scarf£14.95 now £9.95 (Click Here)

Skincare Set by Malin & Goetz – This time of year skincare gift sets are all over! Malin & Goetz is my go to skincare in my daily routine and this set it a absolute steal!

Malin & Goetz set – £39.00 (Click Here)

Watch by Daniel Wellington – Daniel Wellington as rapidly become a modern classic and have lots of choice. They stock both fabric and metal strapped watches which are often on offer so worth checking out.

Daniel Wellington Watch – £139.00 but prices vary (Click Here)

 Here Come The Girls!

Banana Palm Phone Case by Skinnydip – With a smartphone being one of the biggest accessories it needs to look good right? Skinndip London have so many great cases and I am loving this banana Palm design – TOP TIP Skinnydip is available at Topshop.

Phone Case – From £22.00 (Click Here)

Flower Subscription by Bloom & Wild – The gift that keeps on giving! Gone are the days of magazine subscriptions to radio times, although I do buy my brother a ‘Classic Tractor’ mag subscription haha. But it doesn’t mean that the subscription is dead, in fact it very much fresh and alive with flowers. TOP TIP if you sign up on their app ad use code THEAPP you will get 15% off.

Three Month Subscription – £60.00 or £51.00 if you use the app (Click Here)

Zodiac Necklace by Anthropologie – These gorgeous necklaces made from mother of pearl are bang on trend right now! Plus they are a great personal gift as they give the element of been personalised, but without having a lengthy turn around – perfect for those last minute shoppers.

Zodica Necklance – £40.00 (Click Here)

Skincare by Chantiecaille – A number of my friends in the skincare industry swear by this healing mask by Chantecaille which net a porter are currently selling for £12.00 cheaper the RRP. This is the ultimate treat for the face and that special person. However there are numerous skincare brands and gift sets out there to suit any pocket.

Healing Mask – £63.00 (Click Here) – If out of stock available at Space NK (Click Here)

Amare Sheepskin Slippers by Anthropologie – Like the mens scarf slippers are a ultimate Christmas classic! These slippers are from Anthropologie and are definitely more fabulously fashionable than those slippers you used to buy your granny.

Amare Slippers – £40.00 (Click Here)

Lipstick by Charlotte Tilbury – One of the things I always get my mum on the run up to Christmas is a new lippy, it’s a tradition in our household! This year I have gone with one of the best sellers of the lipstick world – Charlotte Tilbury Diamonds in ‘Pillow Talk’.

Charlotte Tilbury Lipstick – £25.00 (Click Here)

I hope this little run down has helped at least one of you to be inspired with your Christmas shopping.

Merry Christmas & Warm Wishes



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