Events: The Spirit of Christmas Fair 2016

Hi everyone,

It’s once again the time of the year for the amazing The Spirit of Christmas fair. We will be heading out for those of you that can’t make it to the show.


If you are in London or can make it to London you should make sure to go to find purrfect Christmas gift ideas for cat owners and lovers alike. The showreturns to the iconic Olympia venue in London from 31st of October to the 6th of November.

We will be sure to share all the latest ideas with you after our visit, meanwhile please do check out further info for pet lovers from the show below!


Gifts for animal lovers

Have Christmas all wrapped up at the UK’s biggest high-end Christmas shopping event. The Spirit of Christmas Fair returns to Olympia London for its 16th year this 31 October – 6 November 2016.


The Fair brings together some of the UK’s best boutique brands, making it the ultimate home of Christmas shopping. With a collection of 750 independent retailers and designers, who combined, will stock over one million items each day, there’s certainly something for everyone: gifts, home, fashion, baby & child, decorations, health & beauty to jewellery and men’s.

Here are just some of the Fair’s offerings for animal lovers. Please note that the stockist for all items below is the Spirit of Christmas Fair in Olympia, London –

Bottle Green Homes,  Cat Tea Towel £9.95,(Stand number: B32)


Bottle Green Homes is a British company that only sells products made 100% in Britain. Inspired by their house in dachshund, Jackson, they have created a fun series of dog designs based on the breed characteristics.




Gemma J Jewellery, Paw Print earrings £24, Daschund pendant £57. (Stand number: F98)

image8British jewellery brand Gemma J has become recognised for creating exciting and fun filled jewellery designs. The world is an inspiring place and we are constantly designing our inspirations. We particularly love the Great British outdoors and nature being surrounded by our animal friends.
Charley Chau bedding for dogs, £70-£260. (Stand number: C86)


For the soundest of doggy sleeps this Christmas and beyond, gift your dog with a stylish dog bed or a sumptuously soft, faux fur dog blanket. Famed for their signature Snuggle Dog Bed design, there are more than 15 styles to choose from including luxury dog bed mattresses, rattan baskets and raised wooden dog beds which will look gorgeous in your home. Machine-washable and also a proud supporter of British manufacturing with all beds and blankets made in England. Looking for more dog bed suggestions?  Why not check out these dog beds.

Lola & Gilbert pouch, £12. (Stand number: G15)

image7With their shared love of all things creative and named after their adored pets, Lola & Gilbert, the company was born in 2014. Based in North London, the vision is simple, to share a fairly serious addiction to and love of bags mixed with fun and quirky anecdotes that bring a smile to your face and all those that catch a glimpse of it. After all, it is the simple things in life.

Hic Haec Hoc ‘Dog Walker’s Treat’ flask, £7.95. (Stand number: A23)

image10Hic Haec Hoc is a new company creating fun and affordable gifts for men and women. The designs are traditional with a contemporary twist and often combine a witty slogan with attractive graphics on a practical gift item. They are popular as gifts for friends and family, not least because they raise a smile from the recipient. The designer lives and works in London and whenever possible the company endeavours to source and manufacture products in the UK.

Holland Cooper: Window Lead with Hair on Hide (Burgundy Spot) £95, Scallop Collar (green) £59 (Stand number: E42)


Holland Cooper is a brand synonymous with British Luxury. It’s recognised instantly in its use of the most superior Scottish woven tweeds and wools combined with the finest suedes and leathers offering luxury tailoring. Each and every tweed piece is hand cut and made in Great Britain. Wools are spun from their raw state into yarns with up to 7 different colour wools and expertly woven into magnificent tweeds in mills that have been running in excess of 200 years.

Ruby Rufus, Kora Cable Sweater £95, Stella Star Sweaterimage17 £70. (Stand Number: B56)

Get your pooch in the Christmas spirit with the luxurious cashmere roll-neck. It’s the ultimate chic sweater for any dog’s wardrobe. Both are made from 100% cashmere.


The Spirit of Christmas Fair takes place at Olympia London this 31 October – 6 November 2016.


Adult: £19.50 – £29, Child (13-16): £12, Child (12 and under): Free. For more ticket options and information visit

Opening times:

Mon-Wed 10am-6pm, Thu 10am-9pm, Sun 10am-5pm

Spirit of Christmas Show Olympia London 2014

We hope you liked this information and are looking forward to hear what cat themed present ideas we can find there! 🙂



Photocredits: The fair themselves and Pinterest

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