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Indie Christmas Gift Guide

Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? Here are a selection of lovely items for all of the family from big to small from some of our favourite independents. We hope you like them! Don't leave it too late! 


Gooseberry Fool hand crochets the most beautiful baby items. We love this crown and booties for a gorgeous Christmas gift. £16 and £9 

Cuddledry do the best bamboo towels for your little ones, super soft and cuddly and they wash so well, this Christmas Cuddle Elf towel is the cutest. £37.99 

Kokoso baby bath time sets are wonderful, they smell beautiful and really moisturise your baby's delicate skin. £20-£40 

Ewan the Dream sheep is a lovely first Christmas gift for any sleep deprived parent! £29.99 

Colour Chronicles - Book of You, is such a lovely way to make a record of every year of your childs life. You can pick from many colours. £25.00 

Fred and Noah leggings are great for little ones and they have such a beautiful Christmas range. From £6.00. 

Rosa and Bo woodland nesting animals would go perfectly in a boho nursery. A perfect toy to put in your handbag too to keep your toddler entertained when you go somewhere. They also make great bath toys! £22.00 

Cottage Toys  Holztiger Baby Brown Bear is a wonderful wooden toy to play with or decorate your child's nursery.  £8.50 

The Little Jones Prints are perfect for any childs room or nursery. They have a great range and make perfect Christmas presents. From £9.00. 

Mama Designs Rainbow Toy basket is part of the new rainbow range. Perfect to use in tidying up all those toys or decorating a corner of your child's room. £28.00


These gorgeous wooden robots from Retro Kids are a lovely toy to encourage imaginative play. £24 

Mama Designs Doll Cellular Blankets   available in all of our colourways are the cutest gift for your little one to twin with their dolls or teddies. 

We Are Pop - One Thousand Things book is a gorgeous visual encyclopaedia of first words to see and say. Great for your pre schooler. £12.99 

Knit Planet have a cool range of kids clothing and accessories. We love these pom pom arm and leg warmers! You can order by emailing them direct 

Mutha Hood Little Stardust Sweatshirt is an adorable addition to your girls wardrobe. £29 

Little Hotdog Watson hats. Funky hats for cool kids, the perfect accessory to your child's winter outfits. £26 

Sparkle Child Sparkle crowns are just beautiful. Perfect for dress up and for Christmas! £30.00 

Crayon Box is home to the coolest crayons around! These handmade beauties are the perfect gift for a child 3 years and older. These beautiful colours and shapes of the crayons encourages them to do more colouring. £5.95 

Scandiborn is the place to go to seek inspiration for all things nursery style. They do fab toys like this Le Toy Van Doctor's set and many more. £38.95 

Didi and Bud make beautiful pyjamas! Made in the UK these organic pj's are super soft and a lovely fit. Check out their Christmas range (also available for the whole family).  From £20.00 

For Her (or you!)

Spacemasks are an excuse for half an hour of "me time",  these amazing heated and scented little eye masks that will help you to relax or drift off to sleep. We love them!  £15.00 

Sheepers slippers are like a little bit of heaven on your feet! They have such a beautiful range and we are loving the cheetah design. £40.00 

Willowberry Skincare creates nutritious natural skincare for grown-ups for your best skin. We love the Christmas Gift set. £39.99 

Jack and Freda have the most amazing jewellery pieces. We love these coloured disc earrings £22.00 

Didsbury Gin are one of the most exciting British gin brands according to British Vogue! They offer a selection of wonderful flavoured  gin£29.95 

Wyse London, less is more design but always with a twist. Perfect for that everyday luxury and a special Christmas gift. We love the Sophia Cardigan. £220.00 

Mermaids and Dinosaurs create beautifully handmade jewellery pieces to order.  We particularly love this textured disc. £38.00 

Bath boards is just another excuse as if you need one to get into your bath and soak yourself in Epsom salts and watch Netflix or have a glass of wine. Handmade in the UK. £30.00 

Eleanor Bowmer is a textile designer and illustrator. We love her range of beautiful mugs £15.00 

Anorak's soft beanie hat in rose pink is a perfect colour for this season. We love everything in their store!  £35.00 

For Him

Konoc have unique leather embossed gifts such as keyrings, purses, bags and much more. You can personalise them making them extra special. From £20 

Little Soap Company produce award winning 100% natural, Free From, Vegan, organic and cruelty free soap and beauty products.   We love the Eco Warrior soaps that smell delicious! From £3.99 

We love these soft leather gloves from Sheepers £40 

Didsbury Gin for the gin lover in your life! £29.95 

Disko Kids create music inspired clothing and prints for the whole family. We love this men's turntable t shirt! £25 

The Brighton Beard Company create handmade beard and 'stache products in Brighton. Crowlink loot set £39.00 

Bare Bones Chocolate,  is a micro-batch chocolate company based in Glasgow. Who doesn't want chocolate for Christmas! £6.50 

Don't Buy Her Flowers are one of those gift boxes that you don't forget ever receiving. They have boxes for all occasions, this man package is a brilliant one! From £8.50. 

Neon Marl, famous for their rainbow hoodie have the cutest jumpers that bring colour to your life. We love their range  and now they have something for the man in your life too! £40 

Gayle Mansfield's prints are iconic, we love this 2021 planner  in her signature style. £26.00 

Happy Shopping! x 

Author: Emma Watson is the owner of Little Hotdog Watson

Little Hotdog Watson is a kidswear brand with a difference. We make kids hats unlike any other by combining style + innovation. Our sun hats offer triple protection from UV, Mosquitoes and Overheating, while our winter hats are water resistant, reflective and extra cosy. Take a look at our hats here.

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