Go Strandhill’s Top 10 Christmas Gifts

So the snow is settling on the mountains, the fire’s roaring, the tree is all lit up and the family is getting ready for another festive get together.  But you still just can’t come up with that perfect gift idea…  Well fear not, we’ve once again put together our top 10 list of gifts to make life easier for you over the next week

1. Shells Cafe Organic T-Shirt

Shells Cafe have partnered with Grown Clothing (Grown.ie) to create an exclusive line of Organic T-Shirts. All of the T-Shirts designs are printed in Ireland using eco dyes and part of the Tree4Tree Campaign – which basically means for every t-shirt sold, they pledge to plant an indigenous Tree in Ireland!! They can ship worldwide too – just in time for Xmas! Order here now.

2. Salt & Soul Gift Voucher

Give the gift of Yoga to someone you love and share the Salt & Soul vibes around! From single sessions to class passes, they have several different options to help nurture your loved ones’ Yoga practice. Purchase in the studio or buy online – it’s that easy. Postage available until Friday 19th of December.

3. Locks & Lace Makeup Package

Locks & Lace are teaming with Ali Gordon Makeup to bring you this amazing package. Choose from a Plate, Messy Pony, Funky bun or Curly blowdry and get your eye make up done all for €50.00 or €60.00 with nails. Also add some really high end lashes witch are individually priced. All you have to do is come with your foundation on! Or book your full Makeup at the amazing price of €37.00 just for the Christmas period. Call 0719128160 to book early to avoid disappointment!

4. AE Canvas & Cord Satchel

The Atlantic Equipment Project designs and makes a collection of high quality backpacks and satchels. Made in their workshop in Strandhill, the designs champion hard wearing, natural fabrics in refined and contemporary styles. The AE Satchel is a functional, unisex bag perfect for laptop and books for college, or all your kit for a hike up the mountain. €72 and available through their webshop

5. Fitness 4 All Spin Classes

Get in shape with Spin classes at Fitness 4 All. €40 for 6 classes, gift vouchers available directly with Miriam or Aileen.

6. Surf lesson with iSurfIreland

Do you have a friend or loved one who is hoping to give surfing a try in the New Year? Fancy a go yourself when the sun comes back out and the water gets warm? A gift voucher for iSurfIreland School of Surfing in Strandhill is a gift of an unforgettable outdoor adventure. Get yours today by contacting iSurf Ireland

7. Kayak Adventure

Discover the tranquil lakes and beautiful estuaries of County Sligo with Sligo Kayak Tours, no kayaking experience necessary. Valid for one year, use them whenever you like – Single, couple, or Family Vouchers available. Hit this link to purchase your vouchers.

8. Gary Reddin Art

Gary Reddin is a designer who focuses on branding, graphic design, illustration and animation. Having worked on over 50 design projects in this year alone Gary has been described as prolific, adaptable, and very up to date in his field. Order from his website and enjoy free shipping in December!

9. ModaFix Jewellery

ModaFix is a style blog by Tríona O’Donnell, brought to you from the west coast of Ireland. She has recently begun making jewellery and she can’t keep the stock on the shelves! You can find Triona at the Strandhill People’s Market or in Shells Little shop.

10. Lani’s Surf Art

Lani’s art is quirky, fun and colourful. Her love of surfing, cottages, winding roads, chickens and camper-vans comes to life in watercolour and water-mixable oil paintings. The mounted and framed prints make great gifts for all celebrations. Check out her website for some awesome gift ideas.