There’s a baby boom going on at the moment so with that, and back to school party invites about to start again it seems I am constantly on the look out Â for great gifts that don’t hurt the pocket. This summer I have been playing it a little smarter than usual and snapping up gifts for the ‘bottom drawer’ as and when I have spotted them. it’s to stop that last minute hunt because, with a new baby, these dates just creep up on you!
Anteaters to Zebras card game, Â£4.98, Tate. We have featured these before, but when I saw they were half price Â I quickly snapped up a couple. I am also thinking stocking filler!
12 Natural Coloured Pencils in a Tube, Â£3.57, Seedling. On sale at the moment at that price, so worth getting a few in. Gift with a colouring book like theÂ Sarah Lovell one we featured, and you have a fabulous gift.
Rubbabu Racing Car,Â Â£5.95, John Lewis. I am a little bit obsessed by all things Rubbabu and love their cars and balls. The little ones love the feel of them too, and they look fab.
Guiro Dragon, Â£5.45, Tickity Boo. It is lots of fun to run a stick backwards and forwards over this friendly wooden dragons spikes and listen to the noise it makes.
The Fantastic Castle by Djeco, Â£9.95, Tickity Boo. I am in love with the box this comes in! Very mid century, very Alexander Girard. It’s a 54 piece jigsaw puzzle. Makes a fantastic present and is on Lola’s list!
Art Gallery Colour In Poster,Â Â£10, Hunky Dory Home. This creative poster is great fun, fill the fames with pictures and decorate the frames as well. I am thinking about getting this in as an activity at Lola’s birthday party.
Plus-Plus 3D Building Bricks,Â Â£6, The Kid Who. TheyÂ can use them to create patterns and models in 2 or 3-dimensions – imagination and creativity are let loose!
Wooden Pull Along Zebra, Â£7, Home & Kids.Â Simply stack the blocks to make this sweet wooden zebra and then pull it along and watch it wobble.Â A giraffeÂ is also available. These are on sale, and wont be around long, so click click.
Alphabet Rubber Stamp, Â£9, Hedgehog Shop. The whole alphabet in a neat drawstringÂ bag. I am going to be snapping one of these up for myself!
Piccadilly Mini Picture Book Collection (10 books),Â Piccadilly Press, Â£6.99, The Book People. RRP isÂ Â£79.90! Click click. Check out the rest of the sale range as there’s some fab bargains to be snapped up.