Keep little ears toasty in this sweet, 100% cotton fairisle hat with playful pom pom and sequin detail from Marlow’s Angel & Rocket. Matching jumper also available.
A empowering print with a positive impact. Available in several colours from Buckinghamshire’s Burnt Peach, 20% of each sale is donated to charity Solving Kids Cancer.
Make them actually want to tidy up their toys with these funky storage boxes – they’re wipe-clean, easy to pack away flat and also fit neatly into cube stage units. Find them online at Style My Kid, your one-stop-shop for clothes, accessories, gifts and homewares for babies and littlies.
Funky interiors and gift shop Feather & Nest in Didcot and is a shoe-in for quality pressies. For kids we’re loving this bright and funky origami-style dinosaur bedside light. Grrrr!
Moooo-ve over boring wellies! Kids will love splashing about in this cute cow design. 100% waterproof, the boots come in sizes 4 – 13. Available from Milton Keynes’ only indie shoe shop Shoedini.
Banish little chapped lips and put a smile on their face with this unscented, 100% natural beeswax lip balm from Oxfordshire-based family buzz-ness (sorry) Neve’s Bees. The ideal size for slotting in a book bag.
This rugby training ball, created by a PE teacher in South Bucks to help his kids with their spinning, has a unique design at each tip (red lines for passing off the right hand, dark green for passing off the left), so kids can see a perfect spiral rotation when they spin pass properly. Genius! Extra cred for looking cool too.
over the rainbow
Available in several designs (there’s also cute gingerbreads for the festive season) these hairclips from Amersham’s The Leveret will make a sweet stocking filler.