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The Festive Christmas Gift Guide Buy Social Scotland

​​With the end of the year just around the corner, most of us will be spending this coming weekend searching for a majestic tree, bringing boxes of festive Christmas decorations out of storage and hitting the play button on seasonal albums and playlists.

With that in mind, we’ve rounded up some of our favourite festive-themed items and gifts available from Scottish social enterprises on Buy Social Scotland. Whether you're looking for festive decorations, seasonal tipples, or treats for yourself or your loved ones, we've got you covered!

Merry and Bright Scents Buy Social Scotland Festive Gifts
Merry and Bright Scents

Want to make your home smell and feel more festive this December? Take a look at these seasonal scented delights that also make brilliant presents:

  1. Christmas Candles from Mecoco (from £7)
  2. Medium Candles from A Longer Table (£12.80)
  3. Merry and Bright Candle from Kindness & Co (£15)
  4. Christmas Spice Candle from Isle 20 (£18)
Deck the Halls Buy Social Scotland Festive Gifts
Deck the Halls

Keen to make your home a little more cozy to celebrate the festive season? Deck the halls with these lovely home decor picks that you can also offer to friends and family:

  1. ​​Wooden Tea Light Holders from CCI (£4.50)
  2. Christmas Bunting from Kidzeco (£4.99)
  3. Christmas Wreaths from Locavore (from £20)
  4. Willow Stars from Naturally Useful (£30)
Dress the Christmas Tree Buy Social Scotland Festive Gifts
Dress the Christmas Tree

Are you looking for fun and festive ornaments to add to your Christmas tree, mantelpiece, or walls this December? Take a look at these joyful festive options from Scottish social enterprises:

  1. Wooden Heart from Wood Knoydart (£7.50)
  2. Star Garland by Garvald Makers (£12.50)
  3. Christmas Jumper from Creative Strathaven (£14)
  4. Jingle Bell Bauble from Scottish Design Exchange (£22)
Festive Tipples Buy Social Scotland Festive Gifts
Festive Tipples

You don't have to wait for the big day to enjoy a seasonal cocktail that tastes like Christmas! If you're looking for festive tipples to enjoy on the cold nights of December or to serve at your Christmas dinner or party, take a look at these merry beverages that make great gifts too:

  1. Beer Gift Pack from Brewgooder (£18.99)
  2. Boozy Cocktail Sauces from Isle 20 (£25)
  3. Heroes Premium Vodka from Heroes Drinks (£25.99)
  4. Christmas Spiced Gin from Glenwyvis Distillery (£36.99)
Chocolate Treats Buy Social Scotland Festive Gifts
Chocolate Treats

Who doesn’t love delicious seasonal chocolates? In December, chocolate is always a good idea! Satisfy a loved one’s sweet tooth this festive season with these scrumptious treats from social enterprises across Scotland:

  1. Chocolate Covered Gingers from One World Shop (£5.49)
  2. Kirsch and Chocolate Tiffin from The Larder (£10)
  3. Festive Chocolate Box from Social Bite (£10.99)
  4. Chocolate Truffles from Grace Chocolates (£26.95)

We hope this Festive Gift Guide has helped to get you in the mood for the festivities ahead and inspired you to choose gifts for your home, friends and family that make a difference. Remember that when you purchase from social enterprises, you spend your pounds for purpose and help make a big difference in communities around Scotland.

Find more gifts that give back by browsing our full ethical gift directory on Buy Social Scotland and help us share the word on social media with the hashtag #BuySocialScotland.