Advent Calendar: 5th December

By Jo Phillips

Memo Pad at Muji 
Made from 50% recycled paper, featuring lightweight notepaper – this memo is perfect for quick memos and drawings.

Set of 8 Christmas Whistle Orchestra Crackers at dotcomgiftshop
These Christmas crackers are not like the normal ones. Get this for your Festive Gathering and make a whistle orchestra! Each cracker contains a snap, hat, motto and whistle. Organise participants from one to eight, pick a tune and blow your whistle when your number appears on the speakers.

Gift Box at Iles Formula
With shampoo, conditioner and a finishing serum in one box, you’re all set to make your hair shine! These works with all hair types, leaving your hair with a silk texture with volume and body. It also smells of white flowers, which puts it even higher up on our Christmas list.

ECover Washing up Liquid at Ecover
Made of reclaimed ocean plastic, this washing up liquid is good for the environment and your dishes! We say yes to recycling.

White Lavender Travel Hand Cream at The White Company
With a lovely scent of lavender, this hand cream will protect your hands during the cold winter months! It comes in a little tube, perfect for your handbag.

Hoopla Alphabet Pendant at Annoushka
Use these pendants as an earring, choker, necklace or bracelet. With this unique piece of jewellery, featuring 18 carats yellow gold and 10 diamonds – you can rock any outfit. This is a trendsetter ladies.


Mental illness is a huge issue in today’s society. Depression Alliance helps people affected by depression, setting them up with friends in their local area and also offer chatrooms online. Help someone in need this Christmas and donate today!