The festive season is fast approaching and it’s time to get excited!
At St Michaels we’re all about supporting local and showing off the wares and fares of our wonderful county and our small, independent shops and brands.
These Christmas gift ideas have been tried and tested, so we can guarantee you’re going to love them!
Cornish Food & Drink Gifts
Whether you’re looking for a delicious drink to put under the tree, or you’re crafting a showstopping Christmas hamper full of Cornish goodies, these tasty treats will put a smile on any foodie's face this festive season.
A relatively new Cornish brand, Loveday have been creating gins infused with flavour since 2020. Sustainable spirits created with fresh, local ingredients, this gin is the ideal stocking filler. Grab one of their gin-tasting sets, or indulge in a full-sized bottle full of flavour.
Gift the perfect accompaniment for the Christmas Cheese Board with delicious condiments from Boddington's Berries. Christmas chutneys and conserve’s will be ideal for a Boxing Day Feast, whilst a delicious Cranberry Relish will pair beautifully with traditional turkey, Boddingtons have a gift for all occasions.
For the rum enthusiast in your life, Twin Fin brings Caribbean flavours to the Cornish Coast. Get the Christmas spirits flowing with a rich and refreshing rum, ideal for a festive cocktail or to enjoy on the rocks. Why not slip some into a flask or hot chocolate for your Christmas Day walk too?
Beauty & Skincare Brands in Cornwall
After spending days out in the stunning Cornish sun or the blustery winds, taking care of your skin is important. We don’t always think to buy ourselves a luxury skincare item, which is what makes it a great gift to show someone you care.
Based on the edge of Bodmin Moor, B Skincare creates tailored skincare that make buying a luxurious gift more affordable. For the runner, dog walker, or gardener in your life, B Skincare have tailored gift sets that soothe and nourish all year round.
Using the finest natural ingredients and pure essential oils, Bloom Remedies handcraft natural skincare products that are the perfect gift for the skincare conscious person in your life. Offering natural alternatives, these products should be on every Christmas list.
Christmas Gifts for the Outdoorsy One
Not everyone wants to eat and drink through Christmas, so consider a person’s passions and interests when picking out the perfect present. Maybe the sea is their second home and they would really love something that brings them closer to it?
For that friend who embraces the Christmas Day Swim, a Cornwall Swim Co. Changing Robe could be the ideal winter warmer that they’ll appreciate every time they take a frosty dip. Choose from a variety of colours, styles and accessories and kit them out for their daily dive.
A sustainable swimwear brand based in Cornwall, Tide & Seek provides a host of mix-and-match swimwear pieces in bright colours and patterns that will make those beach trips even more fun, no matter the time of year. Winter dip anyone?
A trip down to Gylly wouldn’t be complete without a belly board to ride the waves back into shore. Dick Pearce bellyboards have been around for decades, so give the gift of joy this year with a custom belly board for their upcoming seaside adventures!
Local Experience Gifts
Give the gift of time with a fun day out. There are endless opportunities and experiences, from a pampering day out at the spa to an adventure-filled day out on the water, they’re perfect for that special someone who loves quality time.
Book an unforgettable day down at Swanpool Beach with Elemental UK and find their ideal activity. Choose from sailing and windsurfing, or SUPing and coasteering, and have an adventurous day out in the Bay.
Indulge in a day of pampering and relaxation at the St Michaels Spa. Our range of vouchers covers almost anything, from a 2-hour Hydrothermal Experience to satisfying treatments and serene spa days with lunch included.
Perfect for families, tickets to the National Maritime Museum in Falmouth are the gift that keeps on giving. Buy tickets as a gift for your favourite nieces and nephews, and watch as they can enjoy it again and again with an annual pass.
Find Their Favourite Gift Today
Supporting local at Christmas couldn’t be easier and these brands never disappoint.
At St Michaels we also offer a wide range of exciting vouchers that will bring a smile to their face when they open it on Christmas morning. Check out our vouchers and offers today, or get in touch with our friendly team for some festive help.