For many of us it’s time to dig out the passports. Although mine’s well within expiry date (breathe sigh of relief), it’s looking a bit tattered around the edges and that’s not from travelling extensively to distant shores, I can tell you. So I’m coveting the fabulous Retro Style London British Passport Cover from our line-up of unique gifts.
Archive for the ‘Union Jack Gifts and Home Accessories’ Category
The barbeque has been dusted off and the garden furniture has been taken out of its winter storage but the garden is still looking decidedly tired. The bad weather is partly to blame but I have to admit, somewhat reluctantly, that it’s my lack of garden skills that are mainly at fault. With summer barbeques already planned, I’ll be relying heavily on some of our gorgeous handcrafted home accessories, such as bunting and handmade cushions, to add a touch of glamour to the garden so it looks the part come those summer soirees.
Did anyone watch the closing ceremony for the Paralympics last night? Spectacular! So refreshing for us Brits to be able to celebrate sporting achievements! Some inspiring stories and amazing feats, it makes us very proud to be British! So today’s Swanky Star Product is an obvious choice. This ‘Jack is Great’ Union Jack Cushion says it all! (more…)
We don’t know about you but we’re really hoping the weather picks up soon. Especially because the Olympic Games are round the corner and we want to hang this fab Union Jack Bunting in the garden in order to support our teams! That’s why we’ve chosen this fab bunting to be today’s Swanky Star Product, also perfect to give away as a unique gift.
The history of the Union Jack, or indeed the Union Flag, as many would argue it should be called, is fascinating. The design is simple yet iconic and a very much a timeless classic. With such a strong design it’s no wonder people (and not just the Brits) love Union Jack gifts and home accessories. (more…)
Swanky Maison’s mission is to support and promote British talent and so with the Olympics and the Diamond Jubilee happening this year we’re even more excited to be able to celebrate all things Britannia! (more…)