Looking for gift ideas? Don’t fake it British – Make it British!
If you read our article ’10 reasons you should by gifts made in Britain this Christmas’ and are looking for some inspiration, then look no further.
This week we are bringing you some last minute ideas for your gift-giving, and every single thing is made here in the UK. On top of that, many of the companies we will be featuring are offering exclusive discounts for our readers. So this Christmas, don’t fake it British – Make it British!
The Perfect Pair of Fairisle Socks by Corgi
Corgi make some of the best socks in Britain and this fantastic Fairisle pair are made from wool and Egyptian cotton. Corgi £18.
5% Off for Make it British readers using code Firstorder5. Available from Corgihosiery.com
The Finest Leather Wallet by Worcestershire Leather Company
All of the Worcestershire Leather Company’s accessories are handcrafted in the UK, many at their own workshop.Worcestershire Leather Company £75
Available from Worcestershireleathercompany.com
The Patriotic iPad Cover by Lavenham
Is everyone not sick of Union Jack products made everywhere other than Britain? This Union Jack iPad cover by Lavenham is 100% British and made in their trademark quilted fabric. Lavenham £68
10% Off for Make it British readers using the code GIFT10 until the end of December on the Lavenham Website
The Handmade Silk Tie by Magties
Magties’ Manero tie is made from a striped silk paper taffeta with inserts of pale gold silk duchess satin. Magties £119. Available from www.magties.co.uk
The Harris Tweed Mini iPad cover by Life Covers
Who says your gadget has to be covered in something high-tech? This mini iPad case by Life Covers is the perfect gift for any English gent wanting something more traditional £44. Available from British retailer Two Red Trees with a 10% Discount on all products using code BRITISH10
The Totally British Flat Cap by Dashing Tweeds
Manufactured in the UK and made from British sheep’s wool by Dashing Tweeds £60. Available from www.dashingtweeds.co.uk
The Really Useful Tool Belt Apron by Dawson Denim
Based on traditional workwear and perfect for stylish handyman, the Dawson Denim tool belt even comes with its own repair log book. £60. Available from www.dawsondenim.com
The Last-You-a-Lifetime Coat by Private White V.C.
Using 100% wool blanket from Delph, brushed cotton lining from Yorkshire and lamb nappa from the Yorkshire Dales for the buttonholes, this navy double breasted trench is manufactured in the Private White factory in Salford. £555 Available from the Private White V.C. Website
The Classic Northampton Brogue by Cheaney
Northampton is famous for its Goodyear welted shoes, and these brogue Chelsea boots in premium grain calf leather by Cheaney are the top of the league. £295. Available from www.cheaney.co.uk
The Quietly Colourful Socks by Oxford Socks
Oxford Socks are available in 12 fantastic colours, with their trademark embroidered umbrella in a contrast colour sitting just above the heel. Normally £27 for 3 but you can get 20% Off using the code ‘makeitbritish’. Available from www.OxfordSocks.co.uk
The Classic Scottish Tartan Scarf by Johnston’s of Elgin
100% Lambswool scarf from the famous Scottish mill of Johnston’s of Elgin. £15. Available from British retailer www.madeintheseisles.com