From Bargains to Big Buys - All You Want for Christmas, Wrapped Up In One Place 

If you’re struggling for gift ideas this Christmas, then look no further! We’ve collected some of our favourite items on sale now at some of Leicester’s best retailers. Whether you want to keep it light for the office secret Santa or splash the cash for that special someone, we’ve got you covered.  


Set on the High Street truly are the home of quirky and irreverent gifts.  

Their selection of luxurious velvet pouches are perfect for all sorts of occasions with embroidered and beaded detail – from lobsters to cherries. From £9.99 to £23.99 

Their wide range of seasonal wrapping, gift bags, ribbons and cards are sure to put a smile on the face of friends and family. From £2.25 

Their Kenji, Japanese inspired gifts include cuddly plushes, pens and notebooks, pin badges and magnets. It’s a great take on modern Asian culture with a British twist. From £1.99 to £21.99 


John Lewis home of plenty of fantastic festive items, gorgeous clothing and toys galore. Some say that Christmas starts when their advert airs... 

Give the gift of a nice cuppa with the Nespresso Vertuo Next - this coffee maker takes the full range of Nespresso coffee styles even further than before. £129.99 

Perfect for the bold, spirited and confident, This CREED Aventus Eau de Parfum opens with tantalising top notes of blackcurrant and Italian bergamot, blended with Calville Blanc apples and sparkling pineapple. From £136 

As the nights continue to draw in, stay warm in style and comfort with the John Lewis & Partners Pure Cashmere Gloves. Warm and wonderfully soft, these luxurious cashmere gloves are a wonderful way to keep the cold at bay. £35 

No one's ever too cool for two-wheeled action! Whether you're wanting to bring some fun to the school run or throw down some sweet spin tricks on the playground, the John Lewis & Partners Deluxe Scooter has a purpose for everyone. £69  

This Great British extra dry gin is smooth and full-bodied, perfectly balanced with juniper, spice and citrus. A must-try for gin lovers. Made with the Chase distillery based in Herefordshire. Currently priced at just £14 

Slip your feet into soft and cosy sheepskin slippers that still manage to keep your feet cool in warmer weather. £49 


Femi Health and Beauty on 60 Highcross Street are one of the leading Decleor Salons in the midlands, performing treatments and supplying top-tier homecare products for both men and women. 

Between seasonal sips and fireside festivities, keep your skin hydrated with this all-day Elemis Hydrating Day & Night Duo - a best-selling Pro-Collagen Day & Night Cream. Offer Price £120 

The Elemis His (or Her) Essential Duo purifies, cleanses, revives and hydrates you like never before. Offer Price £38  

The Decleor Advent Calendar is a perfect early Christmas Present, with 24 Full Sized & Deluxe-Sized Products to discover a complete beauty routine. Offer Price £110 

Also available from Femi Health & Beauty is this Decleor Purifying Christmas Collection. It’s specially formulated for those with oily or combination skin, and comes in a beautiful Christmas themed box. Offer Price £50 

This Elemis Ultimate Skincare Collection contains 6 of the Pro-Collagen Heroes – anyone lucky enough to receive this will be glowing until next year! Offer Price £205 

Show your support for the Tigers with the 2021/22 Home Kit which celebrates the spirited character of Leicester and includes the new split stripe design. £60 

This Tigers Change Shirt brings out the tiger in us all and mirrors one of nature’s most formidable predators. It's a fantastic gift for £60  

This Leicester Tigers Training Super Bobble Hat with a soft sherpa lining deliver all-day comfort & warmth - perfect for match days! £30 from Leicester Tigers 


Phoenix is Leicester’s centre for independent cinema, art, and digital culture, where you can experience cinema with a difference. From micro-budget independent films to the latest Hollywood blockbusters, as well as regular festivals & events. 

Any devout film fan would be over the moon Get exclusive discounts with a yearly Membership at Phoenix. If you’re feeling extra generous, you could upgrade to MyPhoenix Friend - All the benefits of a Membership, with an added charitable donation. £40-£65 

You can also show your support through their brilliantly curated merchandise, designed in collaboration with Cool as Leicester and Jebediah Doodles. From £12-£30  


Source Gifts have been running their family-owned business in the city centre for over 25 years, and are specialists in fantasy, gothic, and spiritual gifts.  

This officially licensed Iron Maiden design wallet will let you show your allegiance to the titans of rock while being both stylish and practical. £25 

Perfectly suited for any Star Wars fan is this original stormtrooper set, with three wise sci-fi figurines based on the original Andrew Ainsworth designs. £25 per set  

Ready for your butterbeer? Show your passion for the finest school of witchcraft & wizardry in the world with their officially licensed collectible tankards. £49 

Anyone who’s been to Leicester Coffee House knows they are truly passionate about their coffee! If you know someone who obsesses over their morning cup, why not treat them to a pouch of single origin coffee that they are sure to enjoy. Starting at £8.75 

If you can’t decide which one, you can pick up this Single Origin Selection Pack and they will not be disappointed. RRP £31.50. They also offer Gift Wrapping for £1 with all purchases, using 100% recycled paper and even a reused Christmas Card as the gift tag! 

Give the person you love the best gift they could imagine! A variety of coffees delivered to their door on a schedule decided by you. Coffee subscriptions can be set up for a minimum of 3 months and for as long as you would like.  

Why not do your bit for the environment and grab yourself a reusable cup. This stylish one from Leicester Coffee House gives you 20p off every time you use it, and a free drink upon purchase in store. Starting at £15.50 


Pomponette is situated in The Lanes in one of the oldest brick buildings in the city, where their unique & individual products are carefully selected to create seasonal, eclectic and inspirational collections.  

This Ceramic Star Wax Melter is the perfect accompaniment to their Pick & Mix style Handmade Botanical Soya Wax Melts. The gorgeous Melter is £12.50, with wax melts available for £1.50 each, or £12.50 in a gift box of 10.  

Cold nights are a thing of the past with this cosy Angora Faux Fur Throw in Charcoal. £45 

These Ceramic Star Candle Bowls (Black or white) will be the star of the show on your Christmas dinner table. Fill the bowl with dried seasonal decor as desired, and even pair them with matching ceramic star nibbles bowls. £8.75 

These gorgeous St Eval Winter Woodland Pots also from Pomponette come in two blends. Fox - Rosemary and thyme with earthy winter wood notes, and Reindeer - A warming zesty scent of orange & cinnamon. A tough choice. £10 each  

Running out of time to freshen up the dining table before the big festive feast? These Water Hyacinth Placemats available in brown or blue will add a fantastic rustic touch to your Christmas spread. £39 for set of 4.  

This beautiful Antiqued Brass Bowl Planter on legs will let you add a highlight of fresh flowers or pretty plants in perfect style. £13 for small, £19.50 for large size.  


Fluffier than fluffiest. The LOPPLY slippers from TED BAKER in the Highcross are made from cosy faux fur. We think this pair makes for the perfect gift for someone you want to keep warm. Available in Grey or Pink - £45 

You might have slippers to keep you warm inside, but you cannot live without these ALIBETH puffer mittens when you must venture out into the cold. Available in Black or Pink - £45  

Dress to impress with KYLIEA, TED BAKER’S long-sleeved printed jersey dress. Its slinky column shape is elegant dressed up or down, whilst its jersey fabric and relaxed cut ensures it stays comfy even after the most indulgent of Christmas Dinners! £135 

Make waves in the WARFE jumper. In a soft jacquard texture knit, this classic crewneck is given a modern twist with a wavy swirled stripe design. A knit for those who venture off the straight and narrow. £119 

Who doesn’t love a hoodie? TAVERN might just be your new favourite. Featuring signature logo detail on the chest, all with a relaxed, drop-shouldered fit in premium cosy organic cotton, its perfect for giving a fresh edge to your casual wardrobe. £99 

Planning a weekend adventure? This EPING satin nylon holdall really does hold all, with plenty of room, and internal key ring clip, inner and outer pockets to keep everything organised. No matter what you get up to – you hold the memories, and EPING will carry everything else. £149 


Button Boutique are a friendly, family run company, selling an extensive range of haberdashery and craft supplies. With over 45 years of experience, they have a wealth of knowledge at the ready which they are more than willing to share!  

These Punch Needle Sunray kits are the perfect introduction to the art of needle punching. The kits contain everything you need to complete your project and there are plenty of designs to choose from. Your finished frame will make for a perfect home accessory or a unique gift. £17.95 

This Make Your Own Felt Rainbow is another ideal craft kit for beginners or younger crafters, these kits come with pre-punched shapes to sew together to make a collection of cute decorations. £2.95 

These Fiskars Dressmaking Scissors are not only pretty but have the performance to back it up - they cut through fabric and ribbon like butter. £21.00 


Ring in the New Year with a bottomless brunch at Turtle Bay. Unlimited cocktails, Prosecco, and Red Stripe! You can also enjoy any brunch dish, burger, or roti, like their sunshine inspired Kingston Grill Down, or their twist on Avocado Smash. £29.50, or £59 for two.  

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