10 thoughtful gifts from Gloucestershire independents that you can send by post

From foodie hampers to curated gift boxes, support Gloucestershire’s independents while shopping for the perfect present with SoGlos’s top places for a thoughtful gift to send by post.

Whether you’re looking to treat your mum, send a special gift to someone you love, or surprise a long-distance friend during lockdown three, SoGlos has you covered with our pick of Gloucestershire independents offering great gifts to send by post.


About the sponsor – BoxTree Gifts

BoxTree Gifts is a Cheltenham-based gift delivery service, offering fondly curated gift boxes brimming with goodies from independent brands – with all gifts giving back to good causes or helping to protect the planet, too.

With UK-wide shipping and next day delivery, shoppers can stay connected to their loved ones during lockdown three by sending them a themed gift box or putting together a personalised package with products from BoxTree’s handpicked range.

For more information, visit boxtreegifts.com.


1. Gifts for her from BoxTree Gifts

Send your mum something extra special by choosing from BoxTree’s diverse range of Gift Boxes for Her. Lovingly wrapped with the option of adding a personalised message, there’s boxes featuring beauty products, sweet treats, gorgeous stationery sets and much more.

For more information, visit boxtreegifts.com/gifts-for-her.


2. Gifts from Sibling Distillery

If you’re looking to gift a gin lover, stop your search at Sibling Distillery in Cheltenham. From zesty lemon and rosemary to Negroni-inspired, its handcrafted gins are available to order online with the option to add a gift message.

With plenty of gift sets to choose from, doting shoppers can send a loved one everything they need to craft the perfect G&T at home.

For more information, visit siblingdistillery.com.


3. Gifts from Willowberry

Totally natural, sustainable and cruelty-free, Willowberry is all about empowering women to age unapologetically, offering skin care products designed to nourish grown-up skin.

So, why not treat someone special to a spa-like experience at home by gifting them a set of luxurious products from the Cheltenham-based brand – delivered straight to their door?

For more information, visit willowberry.co.uk.


4. Gift for book lovers from BoxTree Gifts

Send a loved one the gift of a good read with the Boxtree Book Club. There’s a range of books to choose from with something for every bookworm – from award-winning fiction to reads about wellbeing. Shoppers can handpick from Boxtree’s library and send a beautifully wrapped book to someone special, along with treats to enjoy, too.

For more information, visit boxtreegifts.com/send-a-book.


5. Gifts from Hetty’s Kitchen

A firm local favourite, Hetty’s Kitchen in Gloucester runs a mail-order brownie service, offering UK-wide delivery and pun-tastic greetings cards, perfect for sending something sweet to a long-distance loved one.

If you’re looking for birthday present inspo, sweet-toothed friends and family will love Hetty’s flavours of the month box, which features new brownie and blondie recipes every month.

For more information, visit hettyskitchen.com.


6. Gifts from Ross & Ross

Based near Broadway, Ross & Ross Gifts delivers foodie products and gifts using the best ingredients and artisan produce from local suppliers based in and around the Cotswolds.

Gift-givers can choose from a range of food hampers and meal kits, with plenty of plant-based options, too. Or, for a more hands-on culinary experience, Ross & Ross’s Homemade Curing Kits contain everything a charcuterie fan needs to try curing their own bacon and salmon at home.

For more information, visit rossandrossgifts.com.


7. Gifts for businesses from BoxTree Gifts

Whether it’s a big thank you to the whole team or a little something to let a treasured member of staff know just how much they mean, BoxTree has businesses covered with its special corporate gifting service – delivering home working kits, staff wellbeing parcels and packages for virtual events via post.

For more information, visit boxtreegifts.com/gifts-for-business.


8. Gifts from Dunkertons Cider

With multiple awards to its name, Dunkertons has been producing organic cider and perry for over 40 years, all pressed, fermented and bottled at its cidery in Gloucestershire.

From pick and mix cases to five-litre party kegs, its range of expertly crafted ciders make a great gift for anyone who’s been missing the pub during lockdown three.

For more information, visit dunkertonscider.co.uk.


9. Gifts from Cotswold Baby Co.

Founded by two local mums, Cotswold Baby Co. is an online children’s shop where gift-hunters will find cute farm and countryside-themed clothes and toys, suitable for little ones up to age five.

With complimentary gift-wrapping on all orders and next day delivery available too, there are some great present ideas for expecting parents and new mums.

For more information, visit cotswoldbabyco.co.uk.


10. Gifts for kids from BoxTree Gifts

Surprise the little ones in your life with a gift box packed with fun and colourful toys, games and treats from BoxTree Gifts. From colouring crayons and sticker books to memory games and snacks, send a package that’s sure to provide hours of entertainment.

For more information, visit boxtreegifts.com/gifts-for-children.


For more information about BoxTree Gifts, visit boxtreegifts.com.


By Annabel Lammas

© SoGlos
Friday 05 March 2021

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