It’s November, which means it’s officially acceptable to start talking about Christmas. And for Oxford Street to become impassable.
Before you turn Scrooge, here’s a potential solution: the online store from Our Workshop, the London Bridge-based graphic design agency. The eclectic, affordable selection of bits and pieces will have you done with holiday shopping before anyone else starts.
Give your best friend a concertina-style photo album (£8) to show off her newborn. Let your brother, who always has a lot to say, try writing his life story in a blank paperback notebook (£9). Origami sticky notes (£3) will keep a bored colleague entertained. Or be an old-fashioned romantic and give your other half a retro mix tape USB (£12) loaded with favourite tunes. Green-fingered kids (or the big kid in you) can DIY beanstalk with a sow-and-grow kit (£10).
Personally, we’ve got our eye on the Tatty Devine glasses pendant shown above (£22.50). So, Santa, if you’re listening …
Available online at ourworkshop-shop.co.uk.
Photo: Courtesy of Our Workshop