The John Lewis Christmas shop is open! And there's a lot of chocolate...

The Christmas shop at John Lewis features special edition KitKat bars – prepare for the chocolate fest!

John Lewis & Partners Christmas KitKats 2019
(Image credit: John Lewis & Partners)

Last week we reported that the John Lewis Christmas shop was open (and with it, hints as to all the latest Christmas trends. 

Well, now we can report that, other than all the lovely decs and treats on offer this year, the John Lewis flagship store in London's Oxford Street features an exclusive partnership with KitKat. 

Yup, the nation's favourite chocolate bar is getting a bespoke, Christmas-themed makeover. Go in store and you'll be able to create your own collection of KitKat bars (mild, dark, white or ruby chocolate) from a range of flavours, including rose petals, chocolate brownie crumbs, salted caramel chunks and honeycomb.The eight finger bar collection will be made especially for you and presented in a beautiful Christmas-themed box. Oooooh!

John Lewis & Partner limited edition gold KitKat bars

(Image credit: John Lewis & Partners)

The Manchester John Lewis store will have its own KitKat selection, which will be available from 1st October – lucky Manchester residents will choose from 'Best of British' flavours: Cherry Bakewell, Marmalade, Apple & Rhubarb Crumble, Earl Grey, Blackberry & Elderflower, Lemon Posset and Dandelion & Burdock. 

Not in London or Manchester? Six handcrafted ‘Special Editions’ flavoured bars - Nuttlylicious, Zingtastic Gin and Tonic, Billionaire’s Treasure, Jewels of the East, Springtime in Japan, Whisky and Ginger will go on sale at 30 shops across the UK and on the website. We can't wait to try as many of them as we can.