6 ways to enjoy your home with your family this winter

By |2018-11-19T17:38:52+00:00Nov 19th, 2018|Categories: Essential guides, Gift ideas|

When I think about Winter, I think of crisp mornings, snow on the ground and the crunch underfoot. That coupled with family games around the dinner table, and hot chocolates in front of a warming log fire. It sounds perfect doesn’t it? Winter is one of my favourite seasons because ultimately it means bringing the family indoors, spending time together and enjoying [...]

Unique gifts for your loved ones this Christmas

By |2018-10-26T10:29:15+00:00Oct 18th, 2018|Categories: Essential guides, Gift ideas, Product news|

Christmas is literally just around the corner. There are only 10 weeks to go and with the kids breaking up for half-term soon it will be here before you know it. Christmas is a time for sharing gifts, treating loved ones, and spending time with family and friends. It is also a time where you may feel stuck for ideas of what [...]

Family and lifestyle trends for Autumn 2018

By |2018-09-19T11:45:39+00:00Sep 18th, 2018|Categories: Essential guides, Product news|

The kids are back in school. The nights are starting to draw in. The leaves are starting to fall from the trees. And, the days are starting to feel cooler and less stifling than the heatwave a couple of weeks ago. Autumn is right around the corner and with the change in seasons comes a change in family and lifestyle trends. So [...]

8 Ways To Get You And Your Child Ready For Back To School

By |2018-08-17T09:00:13+00:00Aug 16th, 2018|Categories: Essential guides|

It’s a time of year that you may love or hate. A time that your children look forward to so that they can see their friends again, or a time they dread as they still have a lot of homework to do. That’s right it’s nearly time to go back to school. The long hot summer that we have all endured across [...]

Top 10 Essentials You Need This Summer

By |2018-09-19T11:54:56+00:00Jul 12th, 2018|Categories: Essential guides|

With the school holidays on our doorstep and all this glorious hot weather the UK is experiencing at the moment, now is the time to start planning and stocking up on those essential items you need to survive the 6-week summer holiday, a staycation in the UK, or a family holiday abroad. These will all hopefully help to make your summer simpler, [...]

NEW Eco Friendly Fashion .. Myra Bags & Accessories

By |2018-09-19T12:01:04+00:00Feb 28th, 2018|Categories: Gift ideas, Product news|

At Gift It 2 we are constantly on the look out for truly original products and with Myra Bag we think we have found i!  They are totally NEW to the UK! Introduced by Gift It 2 as their EXCLUSIVE UK retailer, we are super excited to be promoting this environmentally friendly fashion range of bags and accessories. [...]

#Spring2018 Trends / Themes

By |2018-10-15T13:17:45+00:00Feb 9th, 2018|Categories: Essential guides|

Without doubt the most common question that we are constantly asked is "how do you find your products?" And our answer is ... 4 x trade shows a year, apprx. 2,500 exhibitors at each show and 100,000's products to see, touch, feel and ultimately decide ... is this the one? So with this in mind, here's [...]

Top 5 Party Bag Gift Ideas

By |2018-09-19T12:21:47+00:00Sep 27th, 2017|Categories: Product news|

Party Bag gift ideas and fillers are always tricky to find, especially if you are looking for something that is a bit different, has not been handed out at the last five parties that your child attended and are of the non-sweet variety. So, if you have slightly older children who are bored with the endless plastic party ‘tat’ that is routinely [...]


By |2018-09-19T12:33:59+00:00Sep 15th, 2017|Categories: Competitions|

After having listened to the interview of Roald Dahl by his 10 year old great niece, Emma Pearl, on Wednesday morning on the Chris Evans Breakfast Show, we were inspired to hold our own competition giveaway as a way of marking the day, and joining in the general fun. Consequently, we were "blown away" by the fantastic response to our competition and by all the [...]

The sun may have gone..but we still have colour!

By |2018-09-19T12:24:56+00:00Jun 28th, 2017|Categories: Gift ideas, Product news|

The sun may have decided to hide itself away this week, but here at Gift It 2 are continuing to fully embrace the fantastically vibrant colours of summer - from dramatic sunrise early in the morning mist, to gorgeous russet-red sunsets - and all that happens with family life inbetween. With this in mind we have been merrily expanding our range of bright, colourful melamine [...]