Serving togetherness and style this Christmas with gifts from Spode
If you’re looking to buy a gift for a family member who loves seasonal pieces, then go classically cool with our best-selling Christmas Tree range. Quirky and nostalgic with a charming vintage feel, it’s hailed as the world’s favourite Christmas tableware pattern and is loved by all ages. Our set of two festive mugs with striped candy cane handles, feature a beautiful, traditional Christmas tree design, are perfect for relaxing with an indulgent hot chocolate and make the most wonderful Christmas gift.
Have you got friends and family on your Christmas list that love entertaining and serving togetherness? Then our Merry Christmas Serving Tray is a must. Featuring our much-loved Christmas Tree design, it’s decorated with wintry holly berries and mistletoe and has a gorgeous green, decorative raised rim. It’s just the right size for a showstopping dessert and will take pride of place on any Christmas table. Spread some seasonal joy with a gift that will be used again and again and is sure to become a family Christmas classic.
And for those who love to do things differently, why not help them embrace their individuality with a set of unique glassware. Let them rebel against the ordinary, rejoice in the uncommon and start a new Christmas tradition with our Creatures of Curiosity Glass Tumbler set. Beautifully decorated with an elegant and intriguing 22-carat gold moth motif, these two eye-catching tumblers are sure to add a modern, yet unmistakably Spode twist to the festivities as part of a super stylish Christmas celebration.
A Very Vintage Christmas
When it comes to vintage design, we’ve got some gorgeous Christmas gifts that will bring a beautiful touch of heritage to any home and will never go out of fashion.
Our striking Morris & Co. 3-Tier Cake Stand is the perfect Christmas present for anyone who loves vintage pieces and cake! Beautifully packaged in a stylish gift box and featuring three iconic Morris & Co. designs – Strawberry Thief, Honeysuckle and Golden Lily – this stunning centrepiece cake stand is ideal for afternoon tea with friends and a lovely way to bring everyone together on special occasions. Whether you take a festive twist on a classic and fill it with sumptuous seasonal bites such mini mince pieces, tiny squares of Christmas cake, gingerbread men and turkey and cranberry sandwiches, or enjoy an al fresco afternoon tea in the garden with friends over summer, it’s a sophisticated gift that will keep on giving.
For a truly timeless gift that’s guaranteed to bring joy to a vintage lover this Christmas, go iconic with our Spode Blue Italian Teapot. An elegant afternoon tea essential, it’s a wonderfully stylish piece for those who love to entertain and draw friends together. With its intricately detailed 18th Century Imari Oriental border, which features an exquisite scene inspired by the beautiful Italian countryside, the Blue Italian range has been bringing iconic style to homes across the globe for over 200 years.
If you’ve got a friend or relative who loves a modern take on vintage design, then our Creatures of Curiosity Set of Four Dessert Plates will tick all their boxes this Christmas. Wonderfully nostalgic yet bang on trend with an unmistakably Spode twist, this set is divinely bold, extraordinarily beautiful and features a beguiling mix of four very different yet distinctive patterns. From dark, edgy florals, inspired by Spode’s illustrious heritage, to exotic snakes, beautiful butterflies and an Instagram-worthy leopard print design, it’s a set that’s great for gifting and even better for sharing with family and friends all year round.
Style Queen Inspiration
When it comes stylish Christmas gifts for her, we’ve got some chic suggestions that are perfect for fashionistas with a flair for home furnishings
Our Creatures of Curiosity Animal Print Velvet Cushion is the ideal gift for those who like to express their singular sense of style at home. Inspired by the Victorian obsession for all things wild and wonderful, this luxurious leopard print, feather-filled cushion will add an unexpectedly edgy touch to any room. Beautifully decorated with dark florals, enchanting butterflies and a striking snake, this sublimely stylish cushion provides a perfect finishing touch with an unmistakably Spode twist.
If you’ve got a friend or relative that loves the current trend for cottagecore, then our Morris & Co. Blackthorn and Golden Lily Set of Two Mugs is the perfect Christmas gift for them. Celebrating 160 years of Morris & Co.’s heritage designs, this dreamy set features two iconic patterns in a gorgeous pastel palette. The Blackthorn pattern was designed in 1892 and features bold florals, while the Golden Lily design incorporates twisting stems and tendrils amongst subtly coloured blooms. Designed to be mixed and matched with other stylish mugs in the range, this beautiful set is sure to bring a glorious touch of elegance to elevenses.
Up the style stakes this Christmas with our Blue Italian hexagonal vase. Featuring the iconic 18th century Imari Oriental border with its stunning Italian countryside scene, this elegant and unusually shaped vase exudes a timeless style and effortless charm that will always be on trend. Presented in the most beautiful packaging, it’s a classic piece that’s sure to bring a smile to the style queen in your life this Christmas.
Small Gifts to Make a Big Impression
Whether you’re looking for unusual Christmas stocking fillers for women or Secret Santa surprises to get the whole office talking, here are three of our favourites.
If you’ve got a writerly workmate who’s obsessed with stylish stationery, then take note… our Creatures of Curiosity A5 Animal Notebook will win the prize for the best Secret Santa every time. A divinely bold hardback notebook, decorated with intriguing designs that rebel against the ordinary and rejoice in the uncommon, notetaking has never been so stylish. And what’s more it’s the perfect size for popping under the office Christmas tree or nestling in a Christmas stocking.
Bring a touch of heritage style to Christmas this year with our Morris & Co. Set of Three Decorations. Beautifully packaged in a matching gift box, this gorgeous festive set of hanging ornaments in subtle green and brown colourways makes a wonderful Christmas treat for a friend, colleague or loved one. Featuring three lovely designs inspired by nature – The Brook, The Hare and Marigold – each bauble is made from the finest porcelain and adorned with a luxurious velvet ribbon. Whether they’re used as part of a stylish Christmas tablescape or take pride of place on an elegant Christmas tree, these stunning decorations are sure to spread some fabulous festive cheer this year.
When space is limited, our set of Christmas Tree teaspoons, will add some sweetness and a spoonful of seasonal joy to any Christmas stocking. Presented in a gorgeous gift box and featuring Spode’s ever-popular Christmas Tree pattern on their ceramic handles, this set of six teaspoons make the most wonderful Christmas keepsake. They’re perfect for spooning up Christmas pudding, stirring a boozy after-dinner coffee or serving togetherness this December, and are an adorable addition for a festive dinner party or seasonal afternoon tea.
Budget-Busting Gifts for Maximum Impact
If you’re on a budget but still want to make a big impression, then here are three brilliant ideas that won’t break the bank.
Every Christmas table needs an impressive centrepiece, and our footed Christmas Tree Candy Dish is a real seasonal showstopper. Featuring our iconic and wonderfully nostalgic Christmas Tree design from 1938, this 18cm diameter ceramic dish has plenty of room for seasonal sweet treats and festive family favourites and is the most perfect gift for a Christmas connoisseur. Packaged in a gorgeous photo gift box, it’s a charming piece that will take pride of place every Christmas.
An exquisite addition to any kitchen, our Morris & Co. Strawberry Thief Tea for One Set should be at the very top of your Christmas gift list. Featuring the now iconic Strawberry Thief design of succulent strawberries, breathtaking blooms and beautiful birds, this exquisite tea set has been created in subtle pastel shades as a celebration of the magnificent Morris & Co’s 160th anniversary. Perfect for adding a wonderful cottagecore accent to any home and for when one cup is just enough.
Go wild on style with an exotic Christmas gift that won’t blow your budget. Ideal for those who refuse to be tamed, our Creatures of Curiosity Leopard Print Reed Diffuser adds a divinely bold and darkly beautiful Spode twist to any kind of home décor. Scented with top notes of lemon, bergamot and raspberry, mid notes of rose and freesia and base notes of patchouli and vanilla, it’s a finely balanced yet indulgent fragrance that is designed to bewitch the senses. The perfect on-trend, on-budget Christmas present for those with a wild side.
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