Valentine’ Gift Guide, Part 2
Don’t go with schmaltzy and predictable. How about aiming for totally gorgeous and thoughtful this year instead? Here’s 12 more glorious gift ideas for your Valentine. You can’t go wrong!
Cath Waters has created an outstanding range of prints and home wares depicting Scottish scenes and stunning landscapes. Using photography, digital collage and mixed media her products are all distinctive and highly beautiful. Hand printed Scottish landscape mugs 1 for £12 or 4 for £40. Lovely 17″x 17″ grey backed soft landscape cushions £39. Hard wearing, stain resistant table mats 1 for £10 or a selection of 4 (£35), 6 (52.50) and 8 (£70). Locations included in Cath’s work include the Isle of Arran, Isle of Skye, Arisaig, Glencoe and the Firth of Forth to name a few.
If you haven’t tried the incredible infused oils from Supernature Oils yet, now is the time to do it. Buy them for yourself or your loved one and get busy in the kitchen this Valentine’s – cooking!! Thai gift box £10.95 includes a 100ml bottle of lime, lemongrass, coriander and red hot chilli infused oils. Heaven in a bottle, also known as black truffle infused oil is a beautiful and luxurious light oil which transforms a dish with just a few drops £7.95 for 100ml. And for those who really like variety you can select an incredible 10 x 100ml bottles of infused oil for £20. Choose from basil, coriander, dill, chilli, garden mint, garlic, ginger, lemon, lemongrass, lime, orange, oregano, red hot chilli, rosemary and tarragon, yumm!!
These impressive artworks are from the creative hand of Sarah Kay. Based in Scalloway, Shetland Sarah creates nature inspired paintings on wood, as well as magnificent mosaic pieces using among other things sea glass, driftwood and pottery that she finds around the shores of the Shetland isles. Painted wood board with croft house £59. Painted driftwood, the beach and Shetland wildlife £20. Heart mosaic in a box frame, beautifully put together with sea glass, shells and beach finds, heart £59.
Stunning jewellery perfect for Valentine’s Day or any day! Designed and made by Glasgow designer Lindsay McDowall, these perfect picks make for ideal gifts. Made with a freshwater pearl, a silver heart and a pretty beaten charm, Pearl Heart Cluster Necklace £40. A truly beautiful ring, available in various sizes and with a gorgeous brass heart, £50. Silver sweetheart stud earrings, £20.
You can discover more impressive makes and creations through part 1 of our Valentine’s gift guide here.