It’s that time of year again when we spread a little love (and a lot of festive cheer) by showcasing some of our favourite local businesses.
So if you haven’t yet got a gift for everyone on your list, and don’t fancy braving the cold and tackling the high street for your Christmas shopping, then good news – we’ve narrowed down the top online stores where you can buy the perfect present. And, best of all, they’re based right here in Dorset.
The Gift PA | Gift boxes and stocking fillers
Letterbox-sized gifts, build-your-own boxes, and much more – when it comes to posting the perfect present to a loved one this Christmas, The Gift PA has got you covered.
Parkwood Florists | Festive flowers
From beautiful, one-off bouquets to seasonal flower subscriptions, our friends at Parkwood Florists are the best in the business when it comes to fabulous floral gifts.
Chocolate by Miss Witt | Chocolate-making workshops
Miss Witt’s chocolate-making workshops are the ultimate gift for any chocolate-lover. As a world-class chocolatier, she knows everything there is to know about the nation’s favourite sweet treat.
The Little Craft Shack | Handcrafted gifts
The Little Craft is your go-to online boutique for locally inspired gifts, jewellery, artwork and more. Think handmade bee hotels, stunning ceramics, and driftwood decor made with materials sourced from the Dorset Coast.
Snowdrift Design | Decorative gifts
Snowdrift offers beautiful handcrafted wooden houses, snowscene-inspired artwork, and lots of other gorgeous little gifts – many of which are made from foraged shells and other materials.
Captain’s Club | Gift vouchers
And, don’t forget, you can still buy all manner of Captain’s Club gift experiences right up until Christmas Day. Simply opt for email delivery at the checkout to have a range of spa days, overnight stays, treatments and dining experiences delivered directly to your inbox.