Christmas Gift Guide Part 2

Updated: Dec 4, 2019

Christmas is just around the corner, so why not shop for something as special as your loved ones from one of our talented makers from Aberdeen and Dundee? Here's Part 2 of our gift guide!


Animal Sculptures

Adorable animal models! these unusual, quirky sculptures are perfect to decorate your home with. Built from recycled vintage book pages - no wire structure is used underneath, each sculpture is built entirely from the paper. Find it here on Etsy

City Street

PaperPineTree has created a miniature city street decoration inside a box using vintage books and lights! Find it and others here on Etsy

PaperPineTree will be at Aberdeen Ministry of Crafts December 7th.



This stained glass butterfly suncatcher  is made using the copper foil technique and measures 19.5 cm or 7.75 inches from wingtip to wingtip at widest point and 8 cm or 3.25 inches long. Available to purchase here.

Thistle An ideal gift to anyone of Scottish heritage or as a memento of a visit to Scotland, this piece has been hand-crafted in rural Fife, Scotland.

Each piece is unique and may differ slightly in the shade and texture of green and purple glass shown in the photograph.

The copper-foiled suncatcher is approx. 15cm long and 9.5cm wide. Available to purchase here.

Moonzie Crafts will be attending Dundee Ministry of Crafts on November 30th and December 14th.


Ruaridh the Highlander

He's my Bozeys own design, cut from matt black vinyl and floated on crystal clear acetate over a pearl white canvas-effect backing, casting fabulous shadows behind him.  He comes in 4 sizes - 12x12cm, 20x20cm, 27x27cm and 32x32cm, and comes in at £15, £20, £30 and £40 respectively. Available to purchase here.

Wee Hairy Coos

They are another Bozeys original design, and make a fab wee gift! They are 7 layers of papercuts, hand laid to create this lovely wee face. They measure 12x12cm (great for posting!) and come in at just £12. Available to purchase here.

Old Friend Stranger Illustration

Pet Portraits A completely unique gift for a very special pet owner.

Bespoke pet portrait hand drawn from your photographs and painted in watercolour ink on high quality paper.

Prices starting from only £40. Please feel free to contact to discuss your ideas Etsy here.

Bruadarach Me

Bruadarach makes pictures from seaglass and driftwood and I also make a range of jewellery using seaglass. Everything used is from Broughty Ferry Beach on the East Coast of Scotland with the Bruadarach Alba range launching soon which includes seaglass from other Scottish beaches. Custom orders welcomed too. Find on Facebook here.

Bruadarach Me will be attending Dundee Ministry of Crafts on November 30th and December 14th.

Catherine Redgate Artist

Windswept animal Christmas Cards: 

15cm square greeting cards featuring four Scottish-themed Christmas illustrations by Scottish Artist, Catherine Redgate; available as a pack of 4 or individual cards. Cards are blank inside and come with a brown envelope; packs of 4 are presented in a cello bag with a card insert showing all four designs included. Available here on Etsy.

Enamel Penguin Pin Badges:

Gorgeous 5cm tall enamel penguin pin badge with two pins at the back for extra security! Made with hard enamel, the badge has a flat colour surface and comes in a choice of four hat colours - which colour will you take home? Presented on a full colour backing card, the badge is packaged in a cello bag to keep him safe! This and other great Christmas finds available here on Etsy.

Rose-Tea & Rabbit Jewellery

Folk love to wear Christmas themed jewellery. It's fun and festive and makes a lovely gift. These cameo brooches will add a classy touch to your winter look. View here.

View the whole Christmas range here.

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