A watch with a leather strap and a silver clasp in a presentation gift box for father's day

British Father’s Day Gift Ideas over £50

You’ll be forgiven for thinking “What do I buy Dad for Father’s Day this year?” because we recognise the feeling. We know they’re difficult to buy gifts for. So we’ve done some homework for you and found some British brands that have thoughtful gifts that we think you (and he) will love… Whisky Dad: His … Continued

Three gifts wrapped in different Pretty Gifted wrapping paper, with Father's Day messages

Top 10 giftwrap ideas for Father’s Day

Father’s Day falls on Sunday 16th June and this year (2019) we thought we’d help you out with some creative ideas to make handing over Dad’s prezzie all the more memorable! (Order before midday on Tuesday 11th June.) Dads, they’ve often a hard exterior but we all know they’re really a little bit mushy and … Continued

Little bags with bunny ears and personalised with a name. Perfect for collecting Easter eggs on the hunt.

Easter gift ideas (with no chocolate in sight!)

If you’re planning to send Easter gifts this year, but want to avoid chocolate, you’re not alone! We’ve compiled a list of our favourites here; special treasures we’ve found that we think you’ll get egg-cited about… Plant a Spring Meadow Seedball have a super idea here, gift the seeds to someone to plant flowers in … Continued

Peppermint coloured wrapping paper with personalised text that reads happy mothers day love your favourite child

Mother’s Day: 10 ways to say thank you Mum.

There shouldn’t have to be a day that reminds us to say ‘Thank You Mum’ – but Mother’s Day (Sunday 31st March 2019) is one of those days. It’s a bit like Valentines Day, where we are all stop in our tracks and have a serious think how to put a smile on someone’s face. … Continued

Red giftwrap with the personalised words You Hold The Key To My Heart Pippa, in gold font. There is a key dangling from a piece of ribbon with a red background. Perfect for Valentines Day.

Inspirational ways to make your Valentine’s Day Gift shine!

Are you planning your Valentine’s Day gift and wondering how to go the extra mile to make it really unique? We’ve put together four very personalised ideas to help you say ‘I Love You’ in your very own way… 1. Plain and Simple If you’re a traditional romantic at heart and want to add a … Continued

Happy New Year in Chinese on red background

Chinese New Year Giftwrap

Chinese New Year falls on 5th February this year (2019). It’s the start of a 2 week long celebration. The date changes each year according to the Lunar Calendar. If you’re one of the 20% of the World’s population who celebrate Chinese New Year, you’ll be pleased to know we’ve been working on some giftwrap … Continued

finding the perfect gift, a matrix of how to decide what to buy for whom

Personal Gifts – why are they so important?

With Christmas fast approaching, you may be feeling the pressure to find the perfect personal gifts, or two or twenty? If you’re stuck on a really special gift for a great friend or a loved one, the present you select can say a lot about how you feel about the receiver and any desire to … Continued

A black bow in a black box made from wrapping paper to depict the Pretty Gifted logo and the Calendar of Gifting

Calendar of Gifting

Throughout the year, there are special occasions that draw couples, friends and families together to celebrate. So we’ve put together the main events into a blog post for you to learn more about the history of these events and why they are celebrated. The first half of the year is certainly the busiest for gift … Continued

black and copper giftwrap for katy's 18th birthday in a blog about birthday milestones

Giftwrap for birthday milestones

When someone you love dearly reaches birthday milestones, it’s one of those times that you can surprise them with lots of thoughtful gifts, throw a big party and order a special birthday cake to share with everyone – no matter what age they are. At Pretty Gifted, we think our wrapping paper is the icing … Continued

orange giftwrap with the joke whats range and sounds like a parrot

COMPETITION: Send us your funny giftwrap message!

Everyone loves a good joke! Here at Pretty Gifted we frequently see funny giftwrap messages come through our magic foil printers. Some are hilarious, others less obvious but it’s clearly giving both the sender and recipient of the giftwrap a really good laugh! So, we’ve been thinking ahead to this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival which … Continued