You don’t need to break the bank to be everyone’s favourite Secret Santa. Check out these gorgeous gifts from our Perth Indies all coming in at £20 or less.
Perth is a fabulous city in which to enjoy a day’s Christmas shopping with an easy to navigate city centre full of quality Indies, big fashion brands and the centrally located St John’s Shopping Centre, you will find everything your loved ones desire and a few gorgeous extras on top.
Make sure you venture off of the main High Street and into the side Streets and lanes that offer up more of our unique Perth Indies. Fashion sits side-by-side with many fine examples of Scottish and British jewellers, artists and sculptors many of whom work from their own city centre galleries showcasing true craftsmanship at its very best.
For more gift ideas check out out full Gift Guide Feature here>>
Raku Ceramic Heart by Moyra Stewart. £20
We fell in love with this gorgeous little Raku Ceramic dish from Frames Gallery.
Raku is a type of Japanese pottery traditionally used in Japanese tea ceremonies, most often in the form of chawan tea bowls.
Frames started as a picture framers in 1979, and also exhibits Contemporary Scottish Artists work.
For more information on Frames Gallery see our feature>
Luxury boxed Prosecco candles. £9.99
Choose from a selection of festive scented candles which come in beautiful little gift boxes!
Marian's has been dressing ladies in Perth for over 40 years and this season you will also find some fabulous gift ideas and stocking fillers including beautiful scarves, gorgeous handbags, ladies gloves and these gorgeous Prosecco candles.
Full contact details for Marian's of Perth can be found in our feature>
Edinburgh Gin Plum & Vanilla Liqueur. £18.50
Who wouldn't want to find this in their Christmas stocking this year?!
Luscious and velvety with stone fruits and hints of almond, it’s the perfect base for cocktails, with champagne, or over ice as a luxurious treat.
Provender Brown Delicatessen is one of Perth’s favourite independent food and drink retailers, with a reputation as the go-to store for sourcing quality, gourmet food and local, seasonal ingredients.
More info on Provender Brown in our Christmas gift guide>
A festive table arrangement (order before 15th Dec) £20
The Rose House is an independent family run florist owned by Audrey, who has over 25 years of Floristry experience, working extensively in Europe and the UK.
They offer top quality flowers and plants with a fresh continental feel as well as a designated luxury Wedding Consultation Area. They are recent winners of the Confetti awards Florist of the Year 2016.
More information on The Rose House in our Christmas Gift Guide>
Wooden postcards £3.45 Each.
Choose from a selection of festive designs. These postcards make the perfect keepsake, and you can post them for the same cost as a letter!
Pharos is Perth's friendly independent Parcel Shop ideal for sending a parcel, letters, packages and gifts in the UK or Worldwide.
They also sell boxes, packaging material, cards and stationery.
Use their mailbox service to have mail and parcels delivered to a city centre location for collection at your convenience.
More information on Pharos Parcel can be found on our directory>
Beautiful circular stud earings in polished, matte or oxidised finish.
The wonderful Byers & Co specialise in unusual gemstones with minimal designs, and all jewellery is made from start to finish on site using fair-trade materials from wherever possible. As well as Linda’s own designs, they also create bespoke jewellery to your specifications.
For more information about Byers & Co see our gift guide>
Oi Milk £18.80
The Oi Milk from Davines is our hero product. A leave in conditioner containing roucou oil.
These fantastic skin and hair care products are as naturally derived as they possibly can be and most are suitable for vegans.
They have gorgeous Christmas gift packs this year from both brands including three from Davines which contain a FREE shampoo!
The [Comfort Zone] Christmas packs are beautiful and range in price from £25 to £78 with savings of up to £47!
You’ll LOVE all of their products and as Rae says, they are must-have gifts this Christmas!
For more information on Rae Peacock Hair see our gift guide>
Kong Dynos toy. From £10
Who doesn’t love their pet? With nearly half the households in Scotland owning a pet, many of us have an animal companion.
Tay Valley Vets have a dedicated team of over 30 staff, and most of them have pets. Their veterinary surgeons, qualified nurses and reception staff will care for your pets and offer expert advice.
Tay Valley Vets also stock a variety of treats for your pets this Christmas including beds, collars, jackets and toys. Pop in to find out what their friendly team can do for you and your beloved pets.
Full contact details for Tay Valley Veterinary Centre can be found here>
Thomas Sabo Charm Club Sterling Silver Bracelet £19.95
TB Mitchell Jewellers has been helping make Christmas special, providing watches and jewellery, in Perth for 80 years. Today they continue to offer the excellent service which has become their hallmark.
TB Mitchell is proud to stock a range of wellknown brands, including OMEGA, Thomas Sabo and Chimento. They have a great eye for new products.
So, if you’re are looking for something a little different this Christmas, pop into their store on St John Street. You’re sure to find something magical to make your loved ones’ Christmas extra special.
For more info on TB Mitchell check out out Christmas gift guide>
Rest & Be Thankful Fingerless Mittens Kit £20
These mittens (available from Etsy.com as 'Melted Moglet Dyeworks') comes with a generous amount of luxurious superfine alpaca yarn and a clearly written pattern to allow any knitter to make their own mittens.
Get to know the woman behind the Perth Festival of Yarn in our interview here>
Penguin Hat £14
JoJo Maman Bébé love Christmas and are perfectly equipped for all of your Christmas needs.
Whether it’s a beautiful outfit for Christmas Day, a wonderful present, or essential holiday equipment for those all-important Christmas journeys – they’ve got it covered.
JoJo Maman Bébé is the leading British boutique mother and baby brand. At their gorgeous store in Perth you’ll find everything you need to take you right through from pregnancy to pre-school; whether it’s the sleep suit they wear home from the hospital or the swimsuit to wear on their first holiday, JoJo has it all covered.
Find out more about JoJo Maman Bébé in our Christmas Gift Guide>
Bonikka dolls - all less than £20
Choose from a selection of these handcrafted Bonnike dolls at The Black Watch Castle gift shop.
The Castle Gift Shop offers a wide and interesting range of quality gifts and branded products with an emphasis on providing an enjoyable shopping experience within a Scottish Castle.
Join them for an evening of Christmas shopping on Thursday 1st December from 5.30pm to 7.30pm. Browse their Christmas gift range, festive homeware and seasonal decorations. Enjoy freshly brewed tea or coffee with delicious mince pies while you hand over your pressies to the Gift Wrapping Elves to work their Festive magic. No charge, this is their Christmas gift to you!
More information on The Black Watch Castle and Museum in our gift guide>
Cosy long socks (Nicki's favourite) by Powder. £14.99
Imagine a one-stop Christmas Wonderland where you can park up, pop in and find the perfect gift for the whole family.
Wander among the rows of beautiful baubles, glistening lights and festive decorations while the kids are entertained by dancing gonks and animated polar bears.
No more jostling in and out of endless shops, no feeding the parking meter and no need to go in search of a decent cup of coffee. Their award-winning cafe will make sure your visit ends perfectly.
Read more about Glendoick Garden Centre in our gift guide>
Scottish artist Anna Wright's work is being showcased at Perth's Tayberry Gallery on Princes Street until 21st October. Tayberry is one of Perth's best known Indies and an absolute gem in the city centre for art lovers!
As festival season approaches it's time to look out your sunglasses and shorts and get ready for a weekend you'll never forget!
May 26th Friday 2017
This Ladies Day at Perth Racecourse there's £2000 up for grabs for the Best Dressed Lady and Gok Wan will be judging! Check out our fashion Blog ideas for looking good on a budget!
May 3rd Wednesday 2017
Perth's favourite fashionista, Lori of Eva Lucia chats about the must-buy trends for summer 2017 - think bell sleeves, melissa shoes and a classic trench.
March 28th Tuesday 2017