Its gift guide season here at Kieran Downie Lifestyle, and it wouldn't be right for us not to include a list of lovely home goods and indulgent treats.
Ever given flowers to someone over the holiday season hoping they won't die a few days later? Well why not switch it up and give something with a longer lifespan. Patch Plants is a plant delivery service based in London, whose aim is to bring the joy of gardening to anyone and everyone. Patch source all the best plants and products and deliver them straight to your door with all the tips you need to care for your new plant. Patch offers a wide range of plants, from those perfect for beginners all the way to experienced gardeners, to those suitable for people with furry companions.
Delivery: UK Wide (Free on Orders over £50)
Price: £3 - £240
Honey... who doesn't love a good cheese and wine night, especially during the festive season. This cheeseboard comes with 3 stainless steel cheese knifes, making that cheese course at the end of your Christmas day feast that bit easier.
Whether you are a morning americano or an after dinner espresso, the Nespresso Vertuo has your covered. Coming in a contemporary, sleek design (added bonus of being made up of 54% recycled plastic), the Vertuo uses technology that brews the perfect cup of coffee every time. Able to pour 5 cup sizes with one-touch brewing Nespresso Vertuo makes the perfect gift for any coffee lover. Right now a selection of their machines are available for a special discount price.
What: Coffee Machine
Price: £79 - £199
Ok, so anyone who knows me will testify how much I love truffle, especially at this time of the year. Daylesford is an organic farm, creamery, bakery and so much more. Located in the Cotswolds, they offer everything from shopping in their award winning farmshop to taking one of their cookery school classes. The Truffle Lovers Hampers includes Truffle Honey, Mini truffled Penyston Brie, Truffle and pecorino nuts, Black truffle butter and Torres truffle crisps. This hamper is the exact right gift for anyone who loves truffle as much as myself.
What: Food, Drink and Larder Items
Delivery: UK Wide
Fortnum and Mason is the KING of hampers y'all. Their Classic Christmas Hamper is exactly that... classic. An absolute must have this festive season, this hamper is filled with indulgent treats you just cannot say no to. Including Champagne Truffles, Cranberry and Port Chutney, Christmas Pudding, 3 bottles of Fortnums wine (Bordeaux Blanc, Cotes du Rhone, Brut Champagne), a fantastic Cognac Butter along side some other tasty items, all delivered in a gorgeous wicker basket.