Gift Guide : Gifts Under £25

Deck the halls with a whole host of brightly coloured gifts from Perth’s independent retailers. A shiny sparkle of a colourful earring, the sweet jewelled fruits of a rich, handmade panettone, and a sparkly bobble hat to top things off!

Shine brightly yourself, with organic skincare gift packs and bath blends to keep you feeling full of energy and optimism right through the festive season. And for those who like their boost more caffeine fuelled, why not try Perthshire’s newest roast from the people at Mhor Coffee?

All gifts featured are £25 or under and are available to buy in Perth City Centre and online where highlighted.

The Peacock and the Tortoise

Freestanding Christmas Tree Fabric Kit
£19.98  (plus £20 with stuffing)

Buy exciting fabric kits to make your Christmas decorations as a gift to yourself or to a friend. We have kits for table runners, fabric Christmas crackers, quilt tops and stuffed Christmas trees, to name but a few. Many Scottish themed fabric kits available now and in time to send abroad. Kits come with clear instructions and all the fabrics (sometimes all the notions as well) you will need.

The Peacock and Tortoise has been in George Street for almost 10 years and are a specialised patchwork and quilting shop with an extensive haberdashery range.  They offer many exciting Christmas fabrics for you to use in your own crafts - MODA, Lewis and Irene and many others, as well as a great variety of ‘make it yourself’ fabric kits.

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Highland Health Store

Skincare Gift Packs £12.99 - £31.99

We have a variety of Gift Packs available from restorative & relaxing bath milks, men’s skincare sets or the ultimate Skin Food collection, made with a unique blend of pure plant oils, protective waxes and organic plant extracts of healing calendula, soothing chamomile and smoothing viola tricolour. The perfect gift for the all-round Skin Food lover.  For each gift purchased one tree will be planted through the TreeSisters initiative.

Found on St Johns Street, Highland Health Store shops are there to support our immune health throughout the winter season with excellent supplements, minerals and body care products. Their Wholefoods store has a fabulous selection of teas and honeys to keep you warm all through the dark, cold days.

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Casella & Polegato

Handmade Panetonne £12.90

Pop along to Casella & Polegata on George Street where you will find all of your special Christmas treats and breads for the festive season.  

Traditional handmade Italian panettone in 3 different flavours (chocolate, citrus or sultana) as well as a huge selection of handmade biscuits.  

Found only in Casella and Polegato, they have a stunning sweet spreadable cream for you to take home, an absolutely amazing accompaniment with their organic bread. 


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Lia & Olive

Holder of Happiness Gift Set £25

Lighten your senses with ESPA’s Positivity blend that inspires self-confidence and optimism. With spirit-lifting aromas of Jasmine, Gardenia and Rose Geranium, this positivity edit serves as a fragrant reminder to count your blessings.

Lia & Olive offer all of the ESPA treatments and products including all of their Christmas gifts. Their gifts range from stocking fillers at £12 right through to ultimate luxury collections at £180 but worth over £350! They also offer gift vouchers for any amount or any treatment. Anyone that buys an ESPA gift over £50 will receive a voucher for a back neck and shoulder massage that will be valid until the end of February.

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Kids in the City

Highland Cow long-sleeved Frugi T Shirt £19.99

If you are looking for an excellent range of good quality designer clothing for babies and children from birth to 14 years, Kids in the City, found on St. Johns Street, has it.

They also have a beautiful range of Christening gowns and rompers as well as flower girl dresses.

Whatever the occasion, they have a gorgeous selection to choose from for that special little one in your life.


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Silver Linings Studio

4-in-1 stud earrings £23

Sterling silver and anodised aluminium stud earrings that can be worn 4 different ways. Available in a variety of colours. 

Situated on Perth’s High Street, Silver Linings is the home of Kyley Campbell, jewellery designer.  

Featuring her own stunning work as well as other jewellery, art and gifts predominantly from Scotland, her shop is a treasure trove for Christmas gifts and treats for yourself.


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Marians of Perth

Pink Sparkly Hat £15

Marian’s of Perth is one of Perth’s longest standing and most successful independent businesses with over 40 years of trade behind them.

Marian has spent her career listening to the ladies who shop there, growing and developing the shop’s clothing range to make sure they always find the right outfit.

Marian and Eileen are used to dressing ladies for special events, big occasions and Christmas events and pride themselves on great service and an eye for detail. 

This fun sparkly hat is also available in various colours.

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Mhor Coffee

Festive Coffee Blend £7.65

The Festive Mhor is a limited edition, seasonal medium/dark roast which will be perfect for lounging about in your PJs and ripping open those pressies on Christmas Day, even if it is 5am and the whole household is up because, frankly, SANTA has been!

Mhor Coffee is owned and run by a couple of coffee lovers from the beautiful city of Perth and they have a brand new coffee house and grab and go offer on Kinnoull Street.  Their ethos at Mhor is different. You won’t just get “a coffee” – you’ll be able to select which coffee you want. Sounds obvious but no-one walks into a bar and orders “a beer” – you want a choice of beers! There’s an amazing range of artisan coffees available nowadays and while you may not have time to taste them all, they can certainly give you mhor of a choice.

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Whispers of the Past

Hanging Heart Light £5.99


One of Perth’s longest standing independents, started in 1984, is the brilliant Whispers of the Past on George Street. Offering quality vintage and sparkly new items throughout, the shop is an Aladdin’s cave of goodies.

They are a must-visit for gift ideas and little treats. Looking for silk flowers, jewellery or cards?  They have got them all.  Get yourself organised for Christmas in one fell swoop this year at Whispers of the Past.

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Miss Forysth

A beautiful bra and briefs set in a gorgeous evergreen colour up to GG cup. (Briefs £18.50 Bra £37.50)

Miss Forsyth located in South Street are a specialist boutique offering lingerie, nightwear and swimwear. Their staff is on hand to help and assist and answer any questions you may have. They pride themselves in providing an excellent fitting service geared to your comfort and overall well-being. Drop in to their South Street shop and purchase something delightful for your loved ones this Christmas


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