December 2015 – Red Candy Blog


Thursday 17th December 2015

See in the New Year in style with Red Candy!

It’s two weeks and a day until 2016 rolls into town – and if you’re in charge of hosting a new year eve’s bash then you’ll want a selection of partyware to get the year off to a stylish start! We know organising a new years party comes with a lot of pressure but fear not – we have everything you need... Read More

Wednesday 16th December 2015

The Nightmares Before Christmas: Yuletides Iconic Terrors

Twas the nightmare before Christmas, and lying in bed Children were shaking in fear and in dread. For everyone knows at Christmas there’s monsters galore, From Krampus to Grýla, from Hinkle to Robot Santa Claus. With stomachs hungry for a delicious childish snack They wait until darkness before they attack, But don’t be too afraid,... Read More

Friday 11th December 2015

Christmas Gift Guide #12: Gifts for Retro Lovers

For the final installment of our Christmas Gift Guides collection, we are looking at Gifts for Retro Lovers! Our retro gift collection celebrates all things retro and vintage, and is made up of perfect presents for friends and family. Retro is defined as ‘looking backwards’, and here we do it with a nostalgic eye; using... Read More

Thursday 10th December 2015

Christmas Gift Guide #11: Gifts for Animal Lovers

If your friends or family can’t resist a home accessory that has a cute animal on it, or have an ever-growing family of pets, then these gifts are purrrrfect for them! An animal-shaped home accessory will make a funky and characterful present for any pet owner! From a hedgehog-shaped cheese grater to an elephant-shaped cutlery... Read More

Wednesday 9th December 2015

Christmas Gift Guide #10: Gifts for Coffee & Tea Lovers

Espresso yourself to the coffee and tea lovers in your life with our Christmas Gift collection! We have a whole heap of gadgets designed with the coffee / tea making process in mind – from the kettle to the cup! Our caffeine addict’s collection includes everything from funky mugs to novelty tea infusers! Although it’s... Read More

Tuesday 8th December 2015

Christmas Gift Guide #9: Gifts for Gardeners

For the ninth issue in our super Christmas gift guide series, we are turning our attention to our green-fingered friends and family members! If you’re struggling to find a present worthy of your garden-loving grandma, then look no further that the funky products below for keeping your resident horticulturalist happy. From funky watering cans to... Read More

Monday 7th December 2015

Christmas Gift Guide #8: Gifts for Bookworms

We all have that friend who can often be found with their nose stuck in a good book! And failing that they can often be tracked down to their local bookshop or library, or can even be found browsing for new books online (if, of course, they have forgiven e-book creators for making the epic... Read More

Friday 4th December 2015

Christmas Gift Guide #7: Gifts for Wine & Whiskey Lovers

If your friends or family enjoy a cheeky tipple of whiskey in the evening, or a glass of wine with dinner, then this particular gift guide is the one for you! Especially if you’re drawing a blanc with gift ideas! (bad um tch!) If a bottle of wine or whiskey is you go-to present, they... Read More

Thursday 3rd December 2015

Christmas Gift Guide #6: Gifts for Globetrotters

If you are buying for a friend who is afflicted with Wanderlust then why not buy them a wonderful travel-themed Christmas gift? They might already have more travel guides and funky passport holders than they can count, but we doubt they have any of the products we’ve selected below! From cork globes to travel-inspired prints,... Read More

Wednesday 2nd December 2015

The Strangest Eating Utensils Of All Time

When the fork found its way to the rest of Europe through the Byzantine Empire there was uproar. “What is this devilish prong?” They cried in disgust. However skip forward a couple of hundred years and they’d soon forgotten their fears, feasting, fork in hand on whatever they could get their hands/forks on. Eating utensils... Read More

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