The slightly eccentric, the gently kooky and the wilfully obscure: there’s something for them here.
From left to right, top to bottom:
Mexico Cookbook by Margarita Carillo Arronte, £23.99, Waterstones. Authoritative take on the popular cuisine.
Arlesienne solid perfume, £8, L’Occitane. For those who eschew the more usual liquid form of perfume.
Metallic balloon dog poodle pendant, £18, galibardy.com. Cute conversation starter.
Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist by Tim Federle, £8.99, Waterstones. For fans of drink, literature and puns here are 65 delicious drink recipes with names like The Pitcher of Dorian Grey Goose, The Last of the Mojitos, A Rum of One’s Own, Vermouth the Bell Tolls and more
Festive penguin 3D Christmas decoration, £4.95, designmuseum.shop.com.
Great Balls of Fire, £4.99, Montezuma’s. Chocolate caramel balls with exciting flavours including white chocolate, mango, lime and chilli and milk chocolate with a strawberry and peppercorn caramel centre.
Cardinal Eau de Toilette, £45, Pecksniff’s. Oriental amber woody fragrance – sophisticated and provocative.
Marissa floral cushion, £20, Habitat.
Koziol Spicies salt and pepper shakers, £13.95, contemporaryheaven.co.uk. Fun design by German brand.