VALENTINES GIFTS

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I have to start this post with a confession; my husband and I never exchange Valentine’s Day gifts, we write sweet words in a card and that’s about as far as it goes for us. Romantic huh?

Whilst I do not plan on suddenly breaking with tradition and hop-footing it to the nearest shop (well, I’m certainly not going to crack first) I have been thinking more and more about what I would buy if we were so inclined, plus, treating myself is never too far from my mind. So today’s post is a simple round up to help those who are in the throngs of the last minute gift buying or, if you deserve a ‘from me to me’ gift (well done you) then here are some ideas.

Simple and sweet 

LITD ~ Valentine's Gifts_0002I am a sucker for a good old fashioned letter and this industrial letter tray is the perfect gift to store them (and encourage more) | AED 140 from The People of Sand

A tea strainer is the way to any tea lover’s heart and this one is the perfect sweet gift and incredibly budget friendly too | AED 55 from S*uce

 

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Ayang Cempaka is an incredibly talented artist and is now residing in Dubai. Her custom prints are a beautiful way to ensure your gift is totally bespoke.

I love this custom love UAE map | AED 80 from Biha Designs at The Little Majilis

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FESTIVE WRAPPING

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Somehow, and I really don’y know how, it’s that time of year again. Christmas is so very nearly upon us.

As I sing along to ‘Santa Baby’ and ‘fairytale of New York’ (best Christmas songs ever) here are some ideas to get your creative wrapping juices flowing. My absolute favourite idea has to be the gift boxes connected to the animals….ah-mazing, ingenious and awesome and one I will be storing and stealing for the future.

So from the simple to the extraordinary your wrapping needs are covered.

With so many free printables on the internet now for tags here is one of my favourite blogs with their awesome offering.

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