29 July 2020
Sunshine and warmer weather puts everyone in a good mood, so summer is one of the best times of the year to meet up with friends and family. Apart from the Christmas period, it also probably has the densest concentration of parties in the year, which means summer and gifts go hand in hand.
Whether you’re buying for a birthday, anniversary, or just as a thoughtful ‘congratulations’, these summer gifts will make someone’s day this summer – ideal for giving at summer barbecues, garden parties, weekends away or more.
Blue speckled vacuum flask
These water flasks are great for keeping drinks at the right temperature in whatever weather – they keep drinks cold for 48 hours or hot for 12 hours. Personalise one with your giftee’s initials so that it’ll never get lost. This is the perfect gift for those who make the most of the summer with walks or day trips out, as it will help keep anyone hydrated.
Everyone loves flowers, and letterbox flowers are particularly great because they can be delivered even if the recipient isn’t home. These post-able irises have a beautiful bright colour that will brighten the home, so they are the perfect way to show them you care from a distance this summer.
Personalised wood planter
This rustic wooden planter is made from pine, and comes complete with a hand stamped, personalised message of your choice. Perfect for growing herbs or flowers on a windowsill, balcony or garden, it’s the ideal gift for those who have green fingers but not enough space. The perfect summer gift for gardeners.
Personalised gardening apron
Perfect for those who love gardening, this apron will help keep your clothes tidy and has a handy pocket for storing little things like gardeners’ twine or labels. Although gardening is especially fun in spring and summer, there’s a task in the garden at every time of the year, so this gardening apron is an ideal summer gift.
Windowsill herb planter
This gorgeous wooden windowsill planter is available in three finishes: old grainy, barn wood and white – so whatever their style, it’ll be just right. Ideal for those who are avid cooks as they store fresh herbs beautifully – simply pop the plastic pots into the planter for a tidier herb shelf.
Photo upload prosecco
Is there anything better than popping a bottle of prosecco with friends at a park picnic or afternoon barbecue? Take your prosecco party to the next level and show your friend just how much you care, by choosing a bottle that has your favourite pictures of your loved one displayed on the label for all to see.
Personalised picnic rug
This soft and inviting picnic rug is woven from colourful wool, completed with a leather label and personalised message. The message can be personalised with the family name, or a quote perhaps to remind you of happy summer memories - the perfect summer gift for a family or couple.
Photo upload print
Compile photographs from the best memories of the summer in this photo upload print to make the perfect gift for a friend or family member. You could even label it with ‘Summer 2020’ to personalise it – the best summer gift for your travel buddy.
BBQ chalkboard sign
For BBQ royalty, this personalised BBQ sign is perfect for the garden. Write the menu as well as the time of the gathering on the board to get the party started. The perfect summer gift for the BBQers in the family.
Personalised garden tools set
This garden tools set is perfect for those with green fingers that have been making the most of their garden during the summer. Garden tools come in useful for loads of tasks around the garden – the ideal summer gift to help people make the most of the good weather.
Personalised brass sundial
This beautiful brass sundial can be personalised with an inscription – ideal for an anniversary gift that will last for years into the future. This is a great accessory for the garden and will become a feature on the patio or in the flowerbed. Alongside making a great garden accessory, it also serves the practical purpose of showing the time when the sun shines onto it.
Ceramic plant pots
These beautiful ceramic plant pots are the perfect gift for the indoor windowsill or conservatory. Help the person you’re buying for grow herbs quickly with these gorgeous plant pots – perfect for all through summer. Personalise the pots with the gift recipient’s names to make them even more special and memorable.
Kids’ gardening kit
This kids’ gardening kit comes with a watering can, apron, gardening gloves and soap. Suitable for kids aged 3+, it’s the perfect summer present for kids to help them grow a lifelong love of horticulture or gardening.
Personalised straw hat
Perfect for summer days at the beach or days in the garden, this personalised straw hat is a beautiful gift. Customise it with their first name, or if they’re just married, their new name! The perfect summer gift for those who love spending time outdoors.
Personalised beach bag
Add a name to this personalised beach bag to make the perfect summer gift for her. The ideal present for those who enjoy those day trips to the beach or river, or even picnics in the park, this versatile and stylish bag will be a treasured gift for years.