Christmas gift guides and shipping dates

If any of you are like me, and always end up leaving your Christmas shopping to the last minute, and you hate going to the shops this time of year, we have some lovely gift guides to share with you where you can order online and have your gifts delivered straight to your door. We are truly delighted to have had some of our favourite products featured in these guides, we hope they bring you that Christmas gift inspiration you may be looking for.

We are also delighted to let you know that our new pillowcases have arrived just in time for Christmas. In the photo below we mixed our Prickly Pears pillowcases with our Green Sprigs cushion, don’t they look so lush together?

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The new pillowcase designs are Prickly Pears, African Aloes, Striking Strelitzias and Pink Flamingo – all available to order via email until they are available online.

Even though there are less than 3 weeks to go until Christmas, there is still plenty of time left to order your gifts online. For any orders from the Handmade By Me online shop, we recommend you order no later then the below dates to avoid chaos and/or disappointment.

International: Sunday 13 December
SA via Post: Tuesday 15 December
SA via courier: Tuesday 22 December

Click on the links below for more details on the products featured in the gift guides.

Visi magazine put together a great gift guide for her and included our Prickly Pears phone cover

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Vamp have done a series of daily gift guides. We’re so happy to have our Imari and Delft placemats included. Vamp also has a fantastic selection of our Christmas Jumper Christmas stockings, tea towels and table runners in stock if you’re looking for some Scandi-inspired Christmas decor for your home.

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Livingspace magazine put together a decor inspiration list which turned into a gift guide for the homemaker in their December issue. They chose to feature our Christmas Jumper Christmas Stocking in red.

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9 lives blog put together this fantastic selection of gifts for that foodie friend of yours and included our Imari placemats.

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For Christmas, every Wednesday, Vicki Sleet from I Want That chooses her favourite finds on Hello Pretty. She thought our Christmas Jumper Christmas tea towel in minty green would make “such a lovely gift for a keen cook, someone who loves their home and well, someone with a taste for Scandi-influenced design” and our Christmas Jumper Christmas Tea Towel in redis sure to make you feel jolly and is Bridget Jones / Mark Darcy approved“. We love that – Thanks Vicki!

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Kim Gray thinks our phone covers make great gifts and we think she knows what she is talking about : ) Also available to order through TAKEALOT if you are looking for ways to use up those eBucks and/or earn Discovery miles.

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Kimmy and Bear featured our new Pink Flamingo nappy cover in her list of gifts for baby girls who’s giggle is music to your ears and who’s hand dimples melt your heart. Ah isn’t that sweet!

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And last but not least, our Prickly Pears tea towel made it onto Cactus Love‘s list of 35 gift ideas for your cactus lover…for those with Prickly Pear cactus love that is…

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Happy Christmas Shopping!

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An invitation to a high fashion afternoon tea called “Act like a lady, think like a boss”…

The lovely ladies of funKtion are having a high fashion afternoon tea which is themed “Act like a lady, think like a boss”. And as I am an official sponsor : ) I thought I would spread the word and let you know about this lovely afternoon of networking on the 25 August, which includes cake…and tea… and did I mention cake??

High Tea InvitesThe aim of their event is for young women to inspire and empower other young women to be their own person, reach their full potential, find their passions and run with it. They salute the brave entrepreneurial spirit that we all share and are giving others a platform to proudly showcase their work to like minded individuals as well as to a new market. They are encouraging personal networking instead of being lectured to by one or two people. Everybody has something valuable to share.

Some of their sponsors include Amy Lauren Creations, Body Works Health & Beauty Salon, CL Styling House, Enmasse tea merchants, For Example décor, Handmade by Me, Lady Bonin, Madame Zingara, Media 24 and Simply Blush. All local businesses and all the girl power in one venue!

They plan to run many more initiatives like this as they believe that our generation of females/women should be helping each other climb to new levels, instead of standing on one another to get ahead.

funKtion is a proudly South African events management company that was
founded in May 2013. Both owners, Yasmin Schrueder & Candice Manuel, have
backgrounds in Interior Design and share a love for everything creative. They
pride ourselves in getting their work done timeously, professionally and in
excellence.

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