It may be more challenging trying to get this years Christmas shopping arranged, but don't worry, we're here to help with our handy Christmas shopping gift guide! It's more important than ever to support local, independent businesses this Christmas, and while many shops are now offering delivery services or click and collect during restrictions, you can do much of your shopping from the comfort of your home.
Image: Bluebell & Willow - Hillsborough
Bluebell & Willow is a home interiors and giftware shop located in the Georgian village of Hillsborough. Selling a range of home accessories, gifts, handbags, scarves, clothes, shoes, jewellery & much more! Shop online or collect instore.
CR Lowry The Jewellers is an established family business located in the historic Market Square of Lisburn. Current top selling jewellery brands available in store are: Thomas Sabo, Nomination Italy, Guess, Hot Diamonds, Emozioni, Orla Kiely, Fossil & Ti Sento. You can reserve and collect. Phone 028 92 670566 to pay and arrange collection. You can also shop via the website.
Greens is located on Bow Street Lisburn since 1923. Greens is well-known for its range of speciality food from around the world, not normally found in your standard supermarket aisle. It prides itself on its friendly service and family atmosphere. Go online to view and order one of their luxury, bespoke hampers.
Please note, these are only available through click and collect at our store.
Local delivery may be available for multiple orders, Tel 028 9266 2124 for details.
Hillmount is an award winning Garden Centre & Cafe located in the Castlereagh Hills. Choose from a huge selection of plants, gifts, garden furniture, BBQ and ladies clothing. The Hillmount Christmas shop is now open and available online.
Image: Hughes Craft Distillery Hamper
Hughes Craft Distillery & Gin School is a family owned Distillery Gastropub in the beautiful village of Moira Co Down. With the award winning RubyBlue range of Potato Vodkas, Gins and Liqueurs produced on site. Online you can order gift vouchers plus a variety of options from the Spirit Grocers including The Stillhouse Festive Gin, Rubyblue selection pack or Pimp my prosecco Hamper plus lots more.
In Klover have two shops located in both Hillsborough & Moira. In Klover has a selection of unique, original gifts. Everything they sell is handmade with love, limited and not mass produced. You can browse at your leisure and order online through the website.
Jacksons of Moira is a family run department store, located in the heart of Moira Village. The store stocks cookware, hardware, ladies shoes and fashion boutique and health products. You can order online and select store pick up or contact the store to arrange delivery on 028 9261 3660.
Image: Rosie's Emporium - Lisburn
Rosie's Emporium is located in Lisburn Square and offers many unique and original gifts and homewares. There will always be something different to see in Rosie's Emporium, choose from gifts for your home, gifts for her or him, gifts for kids & even gifts for your pet. Lots of items are available to buy online or click and collect from the shop Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday. Postage options also available.
Shannon's Jewellers is situated in 2-4 Market Square North. Shannon's Jewellers in Lisburn is a business with a difference. Decades of experience, unique products and superior customer service. Shop online for rings, jewellery, watches & gifts. Check out the massive savings with up to 70% off selected jewellery in their CLOSING DOWN SALE!!Choose the new click and collect service and once you have placed your order, phone Mervyn Shannon on 07850664866 to arrange a collection time.
Smyth Patterson Department Store is located in the heart of Lisburn, providing an extensive range of home furnishings and accessories at competitive prices. With 12 departments selling various items from Tableware, Cookware, Giftware, Electrical, Hardware, Furniture and a toy department you are sure to find a range of products throughout the store. Shop online and get free standard delivery on orders over £50 or choose click and collect.
Yellow Door at Hillsborough Castle is an award winning café located in the Lower Visitor Centre at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens. You can choose from a selection of luxury Christmas hampers. The hampers locally made produce including Jams & Sauces made in their very own kitchen using fruit, vegetables & herbs grown in the Walled Garden at Hillsborough Castle.
Visit the Community Services Directory for an ever-growing list of businesses offering clock & collect, delivery or business as usual during the current restrictions
Please note, in line government restrictions, many of the shops and stores mentioned in this article will be closed from 27 November to 11 December. Some may be open for click and collect and essential services. Check with individual retailers for their closures information.