Gift Guide : Gifts Over £50

When it comes to treating your special someone, Perth's independent retailers have done the hard work for you.  From Marvel fans to lovers of art, outdoor explorers to festive foodies, this eclectic mix of gifts have all been so thoughtfully chosen your decisions are going to be super easy! 

Leaving you all the more time to enjoy a hot chocolate in Perth's Cafe Quarter or a well-earned spot of lunch.  All gifts featured are £50 to £160 and are available to buy in Perth City Centre and online.

Byers & Co

Shard Pendant £135

Fairtrade blue topaz set in satin smooth recycled silver.

Byers & Co based in George Street, is where Linda Byers creates stunning hand crafted pieces.  She specialises in ethically sourced materials and beautiful one off pieces, making a gift from Byers & Co a truly unique Christmas gift. Prices start at £20.  Perfect spot to pick up some gorgeous,unique jewellery for your  beloved, you will certainly be spoilt for choice with earrings,rings,and contemporary necklaces to choose from .

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Daks Classic Lambswool scarf £75

A signature style; this is ideal for the cold winter months, with a dense weave that provides excellent thermal benefit - a classic essential for any wardrobe.
Manifesto has grown organically into one of Scotland's most progressive retailers. Based on South Street, they are constantly striving to showcase the best in quality collections. Their brand profile reflects this.

With an ethos to provide a stress-free shopping experience with emphasis on customer service, Manifesto has designer label clothing and accessories for everyone this Christmas.  They are also offering 10% discount for any sales over £100 this Festive season.

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T. Paterson Jeweller

Pocket Watch £149

We have Scotland's largest selection of mechanical and quartz pocket watches and accessories. This mechanical pocket watch has a skeleton movement and a matte finish on the case. T Paterson Jewellers are very proud of their heritage and with a wide range of jewellery, gifts and bespoke items in their High Street store, they are sure you will be able to find what you are looking for.  

As diamond specialists, they design and create all kinds of diamond jewellery to suit different budgets, and also specialise in rare and unusual gemstones such as tanzanite, sphene, kunzite and tourmaline.They also carry out watch and jewellery repairs on the premises, though most of the workshop space is now dedicated to the design and production of jewellery. They offer a price match promise and have special offers on selected watch and jewellery brands.

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Provender Brown

Sleigh Ride Hamper £55

The Sleigh Ride Hamper includes a selection of savoury and sweet treats, wrapped up in an eco-hamper.  Handmade chocolates, chutney, jams, biscuits and oatcakes, and not forgetting very tasty mince pies, this is the perfect Christmas hamper gift.
Provender Brown is an award-winning, independent delicatessen and cheesemonger located in George Street in the heart of Perth.  A beautiful shop, it is truly a food-lover's dream, brimming with the very best in Scottish, British and International produce.  Owned and run by Diane Brown and her trusty team of experienced foodies, you will find passion, enthusiasm and knowledge flowing like the fine wines they sell.

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JRS Photo Hardware

Instant Camera £59.99

The new Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 Instant Camera is the 'must have' gift for the Selfie Lover. The new, smaller design has a built-in selfie lens and mirror.  Available in 5 colours, charcoal grey, sky blue, blush pink, ice white and lilac purple, the Automatic Exposure captures bright images even in dark scenes.

From cameras to albums and frames, telescopes and binoculars, JRS Photo Hardware has it all for the budding and expert photographer and astronomist this Christmas. Based at 42 Scott Street, the team have an extensive knowledge of their products and will give you plenty of advice to ensure you choose just the right gift.  They also transfer VHS to DVD too; do you have any old videos of special occasions out there that you could transfer as a gift?  A unique Christmas gift that would be treasured.

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Julian Jardine Gallery

Pangolin Sculpture £100

A clay sculpture of the Pangolin, a mammal that now has protected status in many countries throughout the world. Created by Julian, the sculpture stands at around 16cm and is one of a range of animal sculptures produced by Julian in his gallery.

In August 2008 Julian established the Jardine Gallery and Workshop in New Row in his hometown of Perth. Since opening the gallery he has attracted a very high standard of artists from the UK and abroad to exhibit. He holds regular quarterly exhibitions of work based mainly around nature, wildlife and organic forms. The gallery has regular workshops for both children and adults which have proved extremely popular.

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Campus Sports

Scottish Rugby Union Official Top £70

The Campus Sports featured gift is the new Scotland Rugby top, just one part of a wide range of Scottish Rugby Union products. 

Campus Sports has been Perth's local, independent sports shop for over 30 years. They stock a huge range of sporting goods and specialise in football teamwear and personalisation.  Since moving to a larger shop in 2016, located on South Street in Perth, they’ve been able to offer more services such as racket re-stringing, garment personalisation such as football teamwear, bags, t-shirts, hoodies etc. using their full colour vinyl printer and embroidery machine. 

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Big Dog Books

Marvel Champions Superhero Game £60

Marvel Champions is an exciting superhero game for 1-4 players where you can take control of the classic Marvel heroes Spider-Man, Iron Man, She-Hulk, and Black Panther to battle against epic villains! Fun for all ages, very easy to play, letting you create incredible superhero adventures of your own. The adventures don’t stop there though,you can add additional Hero and Villain packs to expand your game!

Big Dog Books is an independent comic book, games, and pop culture shop. It’s all about celebrating who you are, and the things that make us all unique, are the very things that can bring us together.  Team Dog are there to make sure that you have a great time, whether you’re in for some shopping or taking part in their various activities that are held in their Scott Street shop.

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Boo Vake

Lambswool Cushion £74

A lambswool cushion by Scottish designer Donna Wilson and inspired by Derek Jarman’s Prospect Cottage. 100% lambswool and knitted in Scotland.

Boo Vake is just off the High Street in Watergate and specialises in playful but practical contemporary products from artists, makers & designers, most of who are based in Scotland.
The shop has a love of colour and textures, and an appreciation of well designed and constructed products that you'll want to live with for a long time. Their style is eclectic and enduring, with a nod to current trends.

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Tayberry Gallery

Ceramic Wall Birds from £78

A set of three ceramic wall birds by Mark Haillay. There is a selection of different types of birds and they fly along your wall, bringing colour and joy to any room!

Tayberry Gallery sells unique gifts, practical items and quality handmade products for yourself and your home. They are based in Princes Street and they have an ever-changing collection of British made art and design, including jewellery, ceramics, wood, textiles, illustrations, paintings, glass, sculpture, prints, cards and much, much more.

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Craigdon Mountain Sports

Rab Cirrus Alpine Jacket £160

Lightweight and warm, the Rab Cirrus Alpine Jacket is perfect for winter walks using recycled synthetic down like insulation giving great warmth and comfort.  

Craigdon Mountain Sports in South Street; is one the largest independently owned outdoor clothing and equipment stores in the area.  They have an amazing snow sports range, backed up by expert boot fitters and the staff’s knowledge extends to their whole range, from rucksack fitting to ski servicing.  They also have camping and running equipment too, offering a full outdoor experience from friendly local staff.

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Kate Spade Clutch Bag £65

Black leather Kate Spade clutch bag presented in the original gift box will delight any handbag lover this Christmas.

Revival on Perth’s George Street; is a designer dress agency, selling designer clothes, shoes, bags and accessories. With brands such as Dior, Kate Spade and Ralph Lauren; Revival sells bags, coats, dresses, daywear and occasion wear at fabulous prices, often with tags still on the piece, so you can wear stunning designer pieces without paying the designer wear prices.

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Mustard Trilby £95


How to make any outfit feel special and unique ? Wear a hat! Elegance of Perth have been trading since 1988 so what they don't know about hats, isn't worth knowing. Their professional and caring attitude will help you feel at ease when helping you choose the right hat for your special occasion or specific outfit. 

Whether you are looking for a head piece for that big wedding, race day or unique event – with over 1000 hats in stock they will have the perfect  hat for you. In a hurry, go online and upload your outfit and Elegance will send you some hat/pill box/ saucer or other suitable suggestions.

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