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Shop local this Fathers’ Day with our Newton-le-Willows Gift Guide

by Jenny Cavendar

Sunday, June 20 is Fathers’ Day – so the hunt is now on to find the perfect gift for one of the most important men in your life! 

Whether you’re looking for a sentimental, practical or humourous gift, you’ll find something for your dad, grandad or father figure in our Support Local Gift Guide. 

Best of all, all the businesses featured here are local businesses. Shopping local helps support our local economy and protects and creates local jobs. 

Plus, you’re more likely to end up with a unique gift that’s been made with love! 

Take a look at all the ideas to inspire you… 

For a green fingered dad

A plantable card from Finbo Designs

Fathers Day plantable cards from Finbo Illustrations
These lovely cards aren't just beautifully illustrated - they also contain wildflower seeds, which means they can be planted in the garden to create a beautiful flower display, too. How clever is that! Order from the Finbo Illustrations website.

Sentimental gifts

Personalised keepsake from SJN Service Sheets & Bespoke Treasured Keepsakes

Father's Day photo frame from SJN Service Sheets
Choose a personalised gift that'll really show you care. SJN Service Sheets and Bespoke Treasured Keepsakes, based in Newton-le-Willows, can make you a printed memento in a frame - or a digital gift. Prices start from £5.

Gifts with a personal touch from Tanya's Treasures

Fathers Day photo frame gifts from Tanya's Treasures
Newton-le-Willows based Tanya's Treasures can custom make a keepsake gift that's completely unique - with prices starting from just £15. Visit their website to see even more examples.

Fun gifts

Dress dad up with help from Orior Apparel

Choose a cute set of family t-shirts, or kit out dad for his next BBQ with these items from Orior Apparel in Newton-le-Willows. 

The apron is priced £14.95, whilst the t-shirts start from £11.95.

All items sold by this local company are vegan, ‘Fair Wear’ and made from either organic cotton or recycled materials – so you’ll know you’re supporting an ethical business, too. 

For a stylish dad

Bespoke jewellery with a personal touch from Forget Me Not Ashes Jewellery

Choose an elegant gift for dad from Forget Me Not Ashes Jewellery. They can incorporate fingerprints, hair or ashes into any piece, making each personalised item even more special. 

Choose from fingerprint cufflinks from £60; finger print rings from £60. A memorial men’s signet ring like the one shown comes with ashes and opals and prices start from £95. 

Visit the Forget Me Not Ashes Jewellery website or call 07564709648 to order, or discuss your requirements for a bespoke piece.

Stylish and ethical clothing from Orior Apparel

Get dad some new clothes which are as unique as he is. Newton-le-Willows based Orior Apparel have a great range of exciting designs - and all items are vegan, Fair Wear and made from sustainable materials, too.

Food and drink gifts

Treat dad to a beer and snacking box from The Deli at 40a and The Firkin, Newton-le-Willows

The Deli at 40a in Earlestown and The Firkin in Newton-le-Willows have teamed up this Father’s Day to create some incredible beer and snacking hampers for dad! 

Choose from a Cheese Lover’s Box (selection of cheeses, chutney and crackers) a Cheese and IPA Box (real ales, cheese selection, chutney, crackers) or The Ultimate Beer and Snacking Box (real ale, nuts, biscuits, crips, popcorn, chocolate and more!) 

All the options are packed in a Father’s Day box. Each is priced just £28 and must be pre-ordered before 7 June from The Deli at 40a in Earlestown.

Personalised gifts

Raise a glass to dad with this beer glass set from NLW Media Solutions

Father's Day gift set from NLW Media Solutions
NLW Media Solutions sell a range of gift items which could put a smile on dad's face this year. This beer glass and coaster set is £7.99 and available from their website.

For a new dad

Super cute baby wear from Orior Apparel

Orior Apparel baby wear for Father's Day
This sweet little outfit is from Newton-le-Willows based Orior Apparel, who sell sustainable and ethical clothing. Guaranteed to put a smile on a new dad's face and priced just £11.95. It's an item you'll want to keep forever.

Handcrafted cards

Hand felted greetings cards from The Crafty Flower Girl

Fathers' Day cards from the Crafty Flower Girl
All the cards by Newton-based The Crafty Flower Girl are individually handmade to order and made from coloured wool which can be personalised and handwritten if requested. All felts are mounted onto recycled card approx 6×6” in size and can be framed to keep forever. Daddy Pig, Daddy shark and Papa Bear are all £4 each – take a look at The Crafty Flower Girl on Instagram or Etsy to browse more designs.

Want to make something yourself?

Get all the materials you need from Sew-Drops Ltd

A selection of patterned fabrics
If you prefer to make your own gift, why not browse the gorgeous range of fabrics and threads sold by Newton-le-Willows based Sew-Drops Ltd? They also sell felt kits, books and patterns to inspire you, too.

About this Gift Guide

We put this Gift Guide together to help you see the range of local businesses, makers and crafters that you can buy from. Newton-le-Willows News is committed to supporting local businesses and championing the local area – and when you buy from local businesses, you’re supporting the local economy, supporting local jobs and contributing to the prosperity of your home town.

 

We invite all local businesses to submit an item to this gift guide – and there is no charge to be included. Featured Businesses from our Local Directory are able to submit multiple photos and links to their item – there is more information about how to be added to our Local Directory here

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