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  • 5 Sustainable Christmas Swaps

    Now Halloween has passed it seems to be Christmas all the way! With Christmas being the most wasteful time of year I wanted to share a few simple s...
  • Plastic Free Gift Ideas for Kids

    Plastic Free Gift Ideas for Kids When it comes to gifts for our little people, there’s so much plastic involved isn’t there? I’ve rounded up my fav...
  • Eco-friendly gift wrapping tips

    Eco-friendly gift wrapping ideas Are you fed up of the amount of gift wrap that gets discarded every year? Picture what’s discarded in your househo...
  • Meet Penelope of Tiger and Co

    You will have noticed a few Tiger and Co candles creeping in to the collection recently. Since finding Tiger and Co a few months ago I have wanted ...
  • Planting trees with Ecologi

    At Out of the Box Gifts I'm all about being as sustainable as possible. Our gifts are Vegan, natural and handmade with eco-friendly packaging. But I know we still need to do more. So I am thrilled to have partnered with Ecologi to help tackle our carbon emissions.
  • Celebrating Female Friendship – Ruth & Lynne

      Second up in our Galentine’s feature is the fabulous Ruth from Ruthkandu , content creator and marketing strategist. Ruth talks to  us about her ...
  • Celebrating Female Friendship – Maxine & Tracey

    It’s Galentine’s week, and what better way to celebrate female friendship than get the lowdown from a few of our friends on what makes their friend...
  • International Stress Awareness Week - 3 – 8 November 2019

      I didn’t know that this week (from 3-8 November) was International Stress Awareness Week until I saw a post about it on social media yesterday. T...
  • My Ethical Christmas Gift Guide

    The ultimate ethical gift guide for those difficult to buy for people. Tips for children, men and women from some of my favourite small, ethical businesses. Shop small this Christmas!
  • My 5 top tips for a good night's sleep

    Those of you that are on my mailing list will have received a snippet about natural remedies to beat autumnal fatigue and lack of sleep. (Those of ...
  • A long overdue update

    Hi, it’s been a while! There have been a lots of changes since I started Out of the Box Gifts. We have lots of wonderful new suppliers, as well as ...
  • Out of the Box Gifts is open for business!

    Hello! I’m Zoe, mum to 15 year old Tom and 2 year old Immy. A Software Project Manager by trade, a far cry from running an organic gift shop!...