10 Not on the High Street Christmas gifts we are buying to support small businesses this year

Support small this Christmas by shopping from Not on the High Street – here's everything we are buying...

Not on the High Street gift: Personalised ‘All You Need Is Love And A Dog’ Mug by HEATHER ALSTEAD DESIGN
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Doing your Christmas shopping at Not on the High Street (opens in new tab) this year? A few months ago, we made a vow to support more small businesses, especially when it comes to buying Christmas presents for the family. So, we made a shopping wishlist on Not on the High Street. And we've shared it below for you to have a nose.

See a list of our 10 favourite gifts from Not on the High Street below for inspo to shop small this year. *Queue my family members and friends clicking off this page right now*.

Also, Not on the High Street have a Black Friday sale (opens in new tab) on at the moment – 50% off selected gifts. Give it a browse if you like. 

See our guide to the very best Christmas gifts ideas for 2020 for more ideas. Want more deals? Head to our Black Friday home deals page.

1. A gift for your Aperol loving friend

Personalised Aperol Spritz Glass by BECKY BROOME

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Personalised Aperol Spritz Glass | £26.75 £21.40 at NOTHS (opens in new tab)
Missing your friend who you love to enjoy an Aperol Spritz with? Buy them one of these glasses and personalise it to say their name, so they can enjoy their fave beverage at home while thinking of you. They'll love it (and it's on sale!)...

2. Something for your relative who loves to knit

Personalised Happy Place Bamboo Crochet Hook by WOOD PAPER SCISSORS

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Personalised Happy Place Bamboo Crochet Hook | £5.95 at NOTHS (opens in new tab)
A very cute small gift for someone you know loves to knit, these bamboo hooks can be personalised to say their name. A great stocking filler, too...

3. For the person who can't get enough of their pet

Personalised ‘All You Need Is Love And A Dog’ Mug by HEATHER ALSTEAD DESIGN

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Personalised ‘All You Need Is Love And A Dog’ Mug | £13.45 at noths (opens in new tab)
A great gift for someone who (understandably) loves their furry friend, this personalised mug will probably make their year when they open it. Personalise it to them by choosing a breed and writing a message...

4. Buy this for the one who owns quite a lot of makeup

Personalised Name Wash Bag by THE FOREST & CO

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Personalised Name Wash Bag | £24 at NOTHS (opens in new tab)
Whether you need something for your mum, sister or a friend, this super cute wash bag should be on your list. It's quilted with velvet fabric and it comes in a range of colours, while their name can be embroidered to give it a personalised touch. We love!

5. Choose this gift for a football fan

Custom Contemporary Print Of Any Football Stadium by TURF FOOTBALL ART

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Custom Contemporary Print Of Any Football Stadium | £9.95 at NOTHS (opens in new tab)
Any football fan would love this, especially since they have probably been missing their home stadium a lot this year. Chose from a huge range of teams and stadiums, and write whatever you like below the photo – from the name to the coordinates.

6. For someone who loves to treasure memories

Personalised Favourite Memory Framed Print by SOPHIA VICTORIA JOY

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Personalised Favourite Memory Framed Print | £36 at NOTHS (opens in new tab)
A very lovely gift for anyone from your partner to your grandad, a friend or even your mum, this framed print may just bring a tear to their eye. Choose your favourite photo starring them, along with a lovely message, and they can display it in their home.

7. Buy this for a book lover

Personalised Photo Booth Metal Book Mark by WE LOVE TO CREATE

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Personalised Photo Booth Metal Book Mark | £10 at NOTHS (opens in new tab)
Buying for a book lover? They'll love this metal bookmark – personalise it with photos to make them smile every time they turn the page. You can choose the tassel colour, too.

8. For a gym addict...

Chocolate Dumbbells by CHOC ON CHOC

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Chocolate Dumbbells | £9 at NOTHS (opens in new tab)
Know a chocolate lover who also frequents the gym? This small gift is perfect for them. Nine chocolates are included – three milk, three dark and three white. 

9. This is the gift for a prosecco drinker

'Prosecco In The Garden' Hand Painted Wooden Sign by CHAPEL CARDS

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'Prosecco In The Garden' Hand Painted Wooden Sign | £10.50 at NOTHS (opens in new tab)
Any prosecco lover will love this sign, especially since it's hand painted, too. They can hang it in their garden come spring, just make sure you give them a bottle of the good stuff along with it...

10. And finally, for your furry friend...

Personalised Dog Biscuits by KELSO AND TITCH

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Personalised Dog Biscuits| £6 at NOTHS (opens in new tab)
Because we can't forget our furry friends, can we? Treat them to these personalised biscuits and they'll spend Christmas day happy and full. They won't actually know they say their name on, but you do (and they make for a great photo opportunity).

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Annie is our Deputy Ecommerce Editor at Real Homes, with her particular area of expertise being home fragrance (there isn't a candle out there that she hasn't lit in her home). She's our guru when it comes to what to buy, when — and also where. She has years of experience when it comes to finding deals — Amazon Prime Day, Black Friday or not — and she particularly loves finding a bargain. With some of her favorite homeware pieces coming from Amazon, she's always looking for budget-friendly alternatives and dupes, as well as eco-friendly products to help her on her recent journey to being more sustainable at home. There's nothing she loves more than her Pug, Doug, and a bargain thrift shop find (yes, she once thrifted a brand new Le Creuset pan). Next up on her to-do list at home: DIY crittall-style doors...

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