Yes we know what they want, what we all really, really want for Christmas…but the Government, NHS and the pharmaceutical industry is working on that. So in the meantime, we’re here to make Christmas gift buying that little bit easier.

Run out of ideas for Mum, need something different for that teenager, new baby or best friend? We have you covered!

And best of all by shopping at Hanningtons, you will be shopping locally, sustainably and will sleep well knowing you have made a HUGE difference to the lives of our retailers. You need them, we need them and they need you – win, win, win. Please read the stories behind our brands and buy something unique today.

Sit back and browse, order online, click and collect or visit our lovely range of shops in person. Here’s a little sample of what’s in store this Christmas:

Using cutting-edge technology, Pod is changing the way we improve the health and happiness of our modern, on-the-go lifestyles.​ Starting from as a little as £20, a 20-minute therapeutic, Covid-secure Pod massage – equivalent of an hour with a therapist – will transport your friends and loved ones away from the stress of daily life.

Elevate their day and buy a gift package or e-gift voucher here.

Gingerman Restaurant Group’s The Flint House offers counter level dining, small plates, beautiful wines by the glass, a glamourous first floor cocktail bar and rooftop terrace. Vouchers are available online or in store and are accepted across the whole group including rooms at The Ginger Pig. What a treat! Shop The Flint House here.

BouSham Gallery has a wide selection of gifts from local artists and makers, all truly unique and handmade. Photo shows collage box by Shyama Ruffell, vintage 1960s chain by Bou Jewellery, hand cast Bronze figure by Robyn Neild and vintage 60s glassware. Find them at 14 Hanningtons Lane or on insta here.

Sophie Darling has a wonderful selection of gift boxes on-line and in store. You can choose anything from eye masks, to lavender oil, hand warmers and even little tree decorations. Gift boxes start at £68. Shop the full range and choose your own combo here.

Little Darlings Closet has some gorgeous Emile et Rose new baby gift sets in white, pink or blue. If you have little ones to buy for, Sam is your woman! Find her in person at 9 Hanningtons Lane or online here.

Looking for a fitting gift for the family eco-warrior or adventurer? Pioneering British brand Finisterre has a 3 for 2 offer across all its socks (classic Christmas staple!) and £10 discount deals on organic cotton t-shirts and merino base layers. Limiting their impact on the environment is at the core of this outdoor focused fashion business. Shop Finisterre here.

Calling all spec lovers – Frames in the Lanes is offering Christmas gift vouchers. 2021 should be all about choosing the perfect sunglasses and remembering what it is like to soak up the sun! Shop specs here.

Know someone who LOVES makeup. Make their day with a trip to meet Chelsie at LipLab in the New Year and mix their own customised lipstick or foundation. Looking for cruelty-free, vegan, recycled plastic – she has it all covered. Find out more here.

Looking for a unique gift made from vintage Japanese kimono silk and premium nappa leather? Abi-K has a beautiful range of purses, glasses cases, clutches, statement necklaces, cuff bracelets and more in-store and online. Prices start at £30 and each gift is wrapped with a care card explaining the products’ origin. Shop Abi-K here.


Christmas jumpers are so last year….this beautiful Mrs Santa style silk camisole (£64) and French knicker (£40) set from Ayten Gasson is our new favourite. Ayten also has some beautiful Joy Liberty Christmas knickers, eye masks and lavender gift bags too. Everything is handmade in store. Shop Ayten Gasson here.

And for the art lover in your life, PaxtonGlew has just too many gifts to mention – we suggest you take a day out to explore the store (or at least a couple of hours on the sofa with a beverage of choice). Their TOYS exhibition offers bags of inspiration with affordable gifts and stocking fillers. The gallery is open at 12 Hanningtons Lane until the 23 December. Photos: Hip Hop Cocktail book £12, build your own beach hut from £12 and Darth Bot/Cyclops framed photograph (above) £150. Shop gifts here.

All Hanningtons Lane stores are open until 8pm for the next two Thursdays too.

Happy shopping and a very Happy Christmas to all our visitors!

D2 Interactive