The season of giving has arrived, so whether you need a helping hand with a few last minutes gifts, or need some inspiration to start your Christmas shopping, we’ve hand-picked Mell’s Must Haves – all available from Mell Square retailers – to give you a helping hand*.
Carluccio’s Deli, Mell Square
Sugo alle Vongole Dinner Hamper £30.00
Treat someone to a delicious dinner with the unique flavours from Squid Ink Spaghetti paired with Sugo alle Vongole- a rich tomato sauce with clams that you can simply heat and stir through the cooked Spaghetti. Carluccio’s has paired this with a unique wine from Planeta too.
Gluten Free Panettone £12.95
Having food allergies doesn’t mean you have to miss out on a Christmas favourite. Made with candied cedro and sultanas, the honey in the dough gives this gluten free panettone a flavour, texture and a deep, brown colour.
We think panettone is lovely on Christmas morning with a glass of prosecco. Or toasted with butter and fig jam. Or eaten plain alongside a cappuccino. The list goes on…
Hotter Shoes, Mell Square
Kensington Bag £85
For a classic style that’s functional too, look no further than Kensington. This smart leather shoulder bag, with its multiple zipped and studded compartments, makes organisation a breeze – perfectly sized and structured for work.
‘Snow’ Boot £105
Defy the cold weather this season and always look after your feet with this Snow boot. This new style features a full premium sheepskin lined leg and our irresistibly soft faux fur lined foot to encase busy toes in toasty comfort, whatever the weather may bring.
Everyman Barbers, Mell Square
Moroccan Oil Gift Set £32.85
This Moroccan Oil special edition collection features the favourites of body hair & body collections for head to toe nourishment.
Oska and Bridge, Mell Square
Emu Australia Mayberry Slippers £59
Fluffy and cosy, the women’s Mayberry slipper encloses your feet in year-round indulgence. Made from 100% Australian sheepskin, these luxurious slippers are available in Charcoal, Mushroom, Bubblegum, Grey and Midnight.
One Hundred Stars Dressing Gown £89.50
Treat the special lady in your life to this beautifully stylish dressing gown in a hyacinth design. Other designs and colours are available in store.
The White Company, Mell Square
This hooded robe is perfect for wrapping a baby in straight from the bath. Made of absorbent and fast drying hydrocotton, the robe features two pockets, a tie belt and cute little teddy bear ears on the hood.
Faux-Fur Jacket £189.00
Make it a glamorous Christmas with this beautiful pink faux-fur jacket. Lined in satin and made from super-soft and plush faux-fur, this is a winning present for the style queen in your life.
F. Hinds, Mell Square
Sekonda 1140 Equinox Black Ion Plated Bracelet Watch £59.99
A smart looking Sekonda Equinox watch featuring robust matt and polished black ion plated styling. Fitted with an 18mm wide adjustable bracelet with fold over clasp, an attractive sea blue dial, silver tone roman numerals, hour bars and hands, plus useful date function, it also comes with a two year guarantee.
9ct Gold Crystal Triple Flame Hook Wire Earrings £69.95
With three elegant flames, two set with crystals and one with a polished finish, these 30mm drop earrings will catch the light and set off any single colour outfit.
Sevenoaks Sound And Vision, Mell Square
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless (M2 AEBT) Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones £199 RRP £379
Looking for a present for the music-lover in your life? The Sennheiser MOMENTUM Wireless lets you experience crystal-clear MOMENTUM sound without being attached to a cable. It combines high-resolution sound with a lightweight, puristic design and exclusive materials like stainless steel and real leather.
Sonos PLAY: 1 Wireless Speaker RRP £149
Sonos PLAY:1’s sleek, versatile design easily fits into any home that needs music – ideal if you’re entertaining this festive season.
HMV, Mell Square
Jam Sound Wood Turntable with Built-In Speakers, £59.99 (RRP £119.99)
With three speeds, suitable for 33, 45 and 78 RPM and built in speakers for playing straight off the box, this sleek and stylish, HMV exclusive, is a must-buy present for any music fanatic.
House of Marley Bag of Riddim 2 Bluetooth Speaker, £149.99 (RRP £249.99)
Unrivalled sound and the convenience of Bluetooth make this system the perfect companion for an outing with friends or lounging around the house. This singular audio system also includes an integrated REWIND™ fabric traveling bag crafted from organic cotton, hemp and RPET (recycled plastic bottles).
Argos, Poplar Way (inside Sainsburys)
Speak Out: Kids Vs Parents, £8.00
Bring the family together for laugh-out-loud fun with this ridiculous mouthpiece challenge – simply guess the phrase your partner is saying, although be warned…it’s harder than it sounds.
Remington Air3D Hairdryer, £199.99
Revolutionise your styling routine by eliminating frizz for sleek and shiny hair – with dual-speed and multi-temperature control, the Air3D dryer from Remington comes with three attachments, as well as two shine enhancing and conditioning technologies.
Boxer Interactive Robot Buddy, £64.99
For the tech lover in your life, Boxer is the perfect gift. With no assembly required, the interactive A.I. robot is ready to go, right out of the box. Working through multiple sensors, Boxer can express a full range of emotion, play games and respond to hand movements.
Boots, Mell Square
Maybelline Big Night Out Gift Set, £30.00
For those who love a party, the Maybelline Big Night Out Gift Set should go down a treat. From the Burgundy Bar Palette and a Matte Lip Siren in Scarlett, to the 24K Gold Nudes Palette and the Master Strobing Liquid Light, make ease of your favourite glam looks.
Braun Series 3 Shave&Style 3010BT 3-in-1 Electric Wet and Dry Shaver with Precision Trimmer, £59.99
The ideal grooming tool for the man in your life, the Braun Series 3 Shave&Style has five comb attachments meaning achieving the perfect shave has never been so simple.
Burton, Mell Square
United Odd Socks Hot Shot, £14.00
Do you know someone who is always wearing odd socks? This is the perfect present for them. The classic black top means they can be worn for the most formal occasions…when secretly there’s a world of crazy going on underneath.
Dorothy Perkins, Mell Square
Green Mini Tassel Earrings, £5.00
Searching for stocking fillers? Dorothy Perkins has just what you need for the jewellery lover in your life. These Green Mini Tassel Earrings are the perfect way to add a little glam to an everyday style.
FATFACE, Mell Square
Zog Onesie, £32.00 – £34.00
From the creators of The Gruffalo, Zog is a young dragon learning the tools of the dragon trade. This supersoft, fleece onesie is the perfect way for the children to be just like Zog! With elasticated cuffs and a borg hood lining, it’s sure to keep them warm and cosy this Christmas.
Dunelm, Drury Lane
Teddy Bear Throw, £10-£20
Designed from a luscious, soft touch finish, there’s no better present for the person in your life who is forever cold, or for your night in partner. This cosy throw is available in grey, charcoal, ochre, paprika (as shown), taupe, blush, teal, red, cream and chocolate.
Emma Willis Wax Fill Candle, £8.00
With a burn time of up to 40 hours, Emma Willis’ Wax Fill Candles are elegantly designed and available in three scents. Whether you’re looking for something fruity, something fresh or something a little wild, these are the candles for you.
Le Creuset, Mill Lane North
Stoneware 350ml Petite Cafetiere with Metal Press Volcanic, £35.00
For anyone who appreciates a great cup of coffee, the Petite Cafetiere is the perfect gift. It’s 350ml capacity is ideal for a large cup to two (maybe more) smaller cups. Not a fan of coffee? Fear not, it can be used with loose tea leaves to create a variety of infusions.
Stoneware Tea and Toast Set, £71 (Normal Price: £102)
Shopping for an early riser? Le Creuset’s Tea and Toast Set is the ideal gift to give them a perfect start to the day. Including a classic teapot, butter dish and jam jar and spreader, the set is a vibrant addition to any table.
Happy shopping! #ShopEveryCorner
*Prices are correct at time of publishing (28th November 2018)