‘That’s a Wrap’ for Another Year 18 Jun 2021
‘That’s a Wrap’ for Another Year
School’s almost out so it’s time to say thank you to our dedicated teachers. If you’re struggling for what to buy, don’t worry, with this St Albans gift guide you’ll be top of the class on the last day of term.
A bouquet of flowers is the perfect “thank you” so look no further than Flower Box on George Street. This award-winning florist offers beautiful hand-tied bouquets and if you’d like to add a little extra they also have a stylish range of gifts and accessories for the home.Shop Now
Blue & Bijou
Make the teacher sparkle with this Neptune Stone Silver bracelet from boutique jeweller Amalily. Tiny square silver beads embrace a striking blue quartz stone that adds instant impact to any outfit. Small and dainty and priced at £14, it’s a class act.
www.amalily.com, 23 George Street, AL3 4ES, 0748 023 1372, email@example.comShop Now
Chloe James Lifestyle is bursting with stylish items and quality gifts, ideal for your teacher. Promising to smell amazing, this Relaxare Candle infused with Blood Orange and Grapefruit is a best seller. Priced at £17.50 be sure to click and collect before they’re gone.
www.chloejameslifestyle.co.uk, 12 High Street, AL3 4EL, 01727 843431, firstname.lastname@example.orgShop Now
Naughty but Nice
Hotel Chocolat have sweet treats sorted! The Ice Cream Swirl chocolate collection perfectly combines creamy ice cream with indulgent chocolate. With three nostalgic flavours – raspberry, vanilla and chocolate & hazelnut – and priced at just £10, they’re the perfect scoop.
https://www.hotelchocolat.com/uk, Maltings Shopping Centre, 34 Chequer Street, AL1 3YD, 01727 812576Shop Now
Hand painted in a floral design, these colourful ceramic mini bowls from Olivia Rose Fairtrade have been lovingly made. Priced at just £4.99 each, why not buy a selection in different colours to give extra impact? You’ll definitely get a gold star for these!Shop Now
St Albans Cathedral is a spectacular landmark so why not buy a gift inspired by its stunning design? This beautiful Rose Window Trinket Box celebrates one of the spectacular stained glass windows – a charming gift with a lovely local link. Available at the Cathedral shop, priced at £19.
www.stalbanscathedral.org, Sumpter Yard, AL1 1BY, 01727 890210, email@example.comShop Now
We all know what it’s like when you just can’t find your glasses so this gorgeous china tray from Oliver Bonas means they won’t go missing again. In pretty turquoise with gold accents and priced at just £12, your teacher will be in top form next term.
www.oliverbonas.com, Unit 26, 12 The Maltings, AL1 3HL, 01727 841067Shop Now
Off the Wall
An eccentric take on the world famous Mona Lisa, this 7” plate is available at Cositas Home gift shop, priced at £12. Made in ceramic with a monochrome look and with a dash of pink on the headphones, you’ll get full marks for this picture-perfect present.
www.cositas.co.uk, 32-34 Holywell Hill, 01727 530592, firstname.lastname@example.orgShop Now
Food for Thought
Books on the Hill is a veritable treasure trove for the well-read teacher. For those who like to cook perhaps The Hertfordshire Cook Book, priced at £14.99, celebrating the best of the area’s food and drink is a good choice? Wander in and have a browse, the ideal book is waiting for you.
www.books-on-the-hill.co.uk, 1 Holywell Hill, AL1 1ER, 01727 807248, email@example.comShop Now
In the Club
If parents have clubbed together then a St Albans Gift Card is a great idea. Your teacher can use the card at over 100 local businesses including shops, restaurants and entertainment venues so the choice is theirs. Load the card with the amount collected from £10 upwards and purchase online at www.stalbansgiftcard.co.uk.Shop Now