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Christmas Gift Guide

Posted on October 6, 2017 by Laura Foulger

Welcome festive fans, to Red Letter Days’ Christmas Gift Guide – the Coca-Cola ad of the blog world, if you will. We’re approaching that time of year when the senses collide. When the soft-filter glow of fairy lights brightens the early nights, mulled spices… Read More

Pensioner’s Gift Guide

Posted on September 18, 2017 by Ashleigh Mayes

With the number of centenarians on the rise and more people than ever working in their sixth and seventh decades, older people are refusing to sit down and be forgotten. In fact, according to The Guardian, one in seven Britons will be over 70… Read More

The Ultimate Kids Gift Guide

Posted on August 22, 2017 by Sophie Deering

Sure, the latest toys and video games may be all the rage, but when it comes to finding perfect kids gifts, we believe in the value of setting up fond childhood memories to last a lifetime. This is why we’re firm advocates of family… Read More

Wedding Gift Guide

Posted on May 5, 2017 by Ashleigh Mayes

As summer approaches, it’s not just the weather that’s hotting up. June, July and August are the most popular months to get married in the UK, with an incredible two-thirds of all weddings taking place during this period. Read More

Your Inspirational Easter Gift Guide

Posted on March 31, 2017 by Issy

It’s been a long time coming but, after what feels like forever, spring is just around the corner. With its arrival, people are enthusiastically shaking off their hats and scarves along with the dreariness that often coincides with the colder winter months. Read More

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Posted on March 2, 2017 by Brooke

Mothering Sunday originated as a Christian celebration to honour the Virgin Mary. Every year Mother's Day is held on the fourth Sunday in Lent, exactly three weeks before Easter. Nowadays this annual celebration of mums is more about breakfast in bed, bouquets… Read More

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Posted on February 2, 2017 by Andrea

The 14th of February is an annual celebration of love, be it with someone new or your long-term partner. Each year, everyone wants to ensure their significant other has the best day ever, but it can be hard coming up with… Read More

Red Letter Days Christmas Gift Guide 2016

Posted on December 14, 2016 by Andrea

Everyone gets nervous about choosing gifts at Christmastime, and then there's the added fear that someone else might have picked the same thing for that loved one. Cue the feigned enthusiasm at not one, but TWO sets of hair straighteners, identical novels, playstation games… Read More