Thinking about starting your Christmas shopping?
With the high street closed, we all have an exciting opportunity to be a little more creative with our gifting this year. To help you out, we’ve pulled together the Peckham Levels Independent Gift Guide! Featuring lots of lovely unique gift ideas from the small, local, independent enterprises that call Peckham Levels home. Enjoy…
INSTA CHRISTMAS SALE FROM
THE KILN ROOMS
Join The Kiln Room and some of their talented makers for an online Christmas Market via their Instagram on Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th November. Follow them on Instagram @thekilnrooms – and expect a range of beautiful handmade work of varying prices, all crafted by local ceramicists.
15% OFF JEWELLERY BY
Handmade distinctive jewellery inspired by the exuberant colours of nature and the amazing yet inconspicuous forms of seeds. Jewelfish are offering 15% off all the jewellery in their online store, with free UK delivery! Use the discount code: LEVEL2. Follow them on Instagram @jewelfishlondon.
XMAS SPARKLE FROM
ECO GLITTER FUN
Inject a little sparkle into your Christmas this year! Eco Glitter Fun have put together a Christmas kit – the perfect stocking filler or gift to send to a loved one to brighten their festive period. Biodegradable and guilt free, with plastic-free packaging. Shop via www.ecoglitterfun.com.
A FESTIVE FEAST FROM
Throughout the lead up to Christmas, Boxwallah are here to keep you well fed! They’ve put together a festive feast, including signature dishes like the Boxwallah chicken biryani and yellow dal tadka. Veggie options also available. Order via their website for local delivery or Deliveroo for collection.
BAGS FOR LIFE FROM
These backpacks aren’t just for Christmas! Salkan backpacks were inspired by outdoor gear from the 70s, and they’re designed to stand the test of time. Gift a bag for life this Christmas, just in time for 2021, the year of travel! Browse their website or follow them on Instagram @discover.salkan.
ART WITH HEART FROM
Give a gift with real heart this Christmas. Shop online from Intoart‘s collection of unique prints, homewares and fashion accessories. Including their brand new collection of botanical candles (a collaboration with Otter Candle Co.) and some fantastic Gift Boxes. Shop via www.intoart.org.uk.
BROWSE THE RAILS
Here to restock your wardrobes or provide some good pre-loved gifting options, Wavey Garms have an epic Christmas pop up planned at a location in Soho from 9th to 24th December (lockdown permitting). Follow them on Instagram @waveygarms to get the latest details.
CHRISTMAS JUMPERS WITH
3RD RAIL PRINT SPACE
Join the team at 3rd Rail Print Space for a long awaited Christmas Jumper workshop – a gift for yourself or make one to wrap up! The workshops plan to run on 3rd, 10th and 17th December and there are just a few places left. Book your place via the 3rd Rail Print Space website.
HANDMADE HOMEWARES FROM
Artist Evelyn Pelayo be selling her handmade ceramic bowls, plates and other wares at Pexmas this year (planned for 19th December), as well as on their online store which is now live. Shop Evelyn’s homewares range at:
UNIQUE ART FROM
If you’re looking for a truly special present this year, why not invest in a piece of art created by Sani, otherwise known as Inxsanixty. Browse his online store at www.inxsanixty.com for incredible charcoal drawings, digital paintings and oil paintings.
PATCHES & MORE FROM
Perfect stocking fillers, Messe Jesse‘s patches are full of colour and character! Browse Jesse’s online store or her Instagram (@messewarby) for more patches, fashion and tote bags to gift this Christmas.
GET CRAFTY WITH
CREATIVE CRAFT BOUTIQUE
Instead of waiting until Christmas Day, why not learn how to make your own gifts this year? Creative Craft Boutique are running online crafting workshops – from soap making to crochet and even jewellery. Sign up by WhatsApp or by calling 07511385423.
PLAY WITH CLAY WITH
STUFF N FINGS
Treat someone to the gift of a hands on workshop with ceramicist Stuff N Fings. Check out their workshops on the website, and then buy a Gift Voucher for that value and give as an IOU. After a locked down 2020, experiences like these are the perfect present this Christmas!
HANDMADE JEWELLERY FROM
We are completely spoilt for choice when it comes to beautiful jewellery here at Peckham Levels. Codis Maya‘s jewellery and accessory range are all handmade here in England, using traditional skills and processes. Shop Codis Maya’s collections online or browse their Instagram if you need a little inspiration.
GIFT GOOD KARMA WITH
ALL HANDS AND HEARTS
Last but not least, how about an alternative gift this Christmas? Pledge your time or make a donation to All Hands And Hearts this year, a non-profit offering volunteering opportunities to support communities around the World impacted by natural disasters: www.allhandsandhearts.org
Find out more about all our Members here.