Top Tips for Thinking Of You Gifts

We know how tricky it can be to try to put together the perfect thinking of you gifts. You want the gift to be thoughtful, personal, comforting and...well...to say I’m thinking of you.

That’s exactly BearHugs is here for: to help you put together the perfect thinking of you gift for a friend, family member, colleague, or just about anyone you can think of.
To help get you started, we’ve included our five top tips for putting together the perfect thinking of you gift.

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BearHugs in Alternative Christmas Gift Guide

The wonderful Catherine of Not Dressed As Lamb has included BearHugs gift boxes in her alternative Christmas guide.

Catherine chose to highlight some of her favourite indie sellers amidst all the Black Friday madness, and very kindly chose to include BearHugs in her post.

Catherine talked a little about her experience receiving a BearHug, and enjoying it so much she went on to send BearHugs herself!

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Our Tips For The Perfect Gift Box To Send In The Post This Christmas

Here at BearHugs, we don’t like to stock treats unless they pass the most important test of all...does Team BearHugs love them? We can safely say that each and every item on the BearHugs website has been enthusiastically approved by the members of Team BearHugs.

So, who better to ask for tips on putting together the perfect Christmas gift box than Team BearHugs themselves?

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Meet Our Makers: Nutmeg and Arlo

With a design for every mood, outfit and occasion, Nutmeg and Arlo’s super cute pins, patches and accessories are a fun and colourful way to make a statement. Their lovely range includes the beautiful ‘kindness is cool’ pin and the quintessentially British ‘Tea Please’ pin, which is even shaped like a mug of tea!

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BearHugs in the Happy Newspaper Gift Guide!

Yesterday our Happy Newspaper delivery arrived and we had the loveliest surprise... look who gets a mention (and adorable illustration!) in the Gift Guide!

It really was the kindest thing for Emily to include us. We love everything she’s about and are beyond proud to stock not just the The Happy Newspaper but the Make Someone Happy book too. There are a million and one lovely things in this edition of the Happy Newspaper so if you’ve not got your hands on yet- definitely do. You can’t help but smile reading it.

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What to put in Christmas Eve Boxes for Children

If you’re looking to put together the perfect Christmas Eve box for children this year, we’ve put together a handy guide for you.

We know that in Britain, in recent years, the Christmas Eve box has become more and more popular, and more and more parents are looking to share in this new tradition.

So, where to start? Well, the Telegraph has said that “the most popular inclusions are books...along with indulgent little luxuries such as hot chocolate”, so let’s start there!

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Joe Sugg and Dianne Buswell's BearHug

Did you happen to see Joe Sugg and his lovely Strictly partner Diane Buswell talking about BearHugs on Instagram recently?

The pair filmed themselves opening their BearHugs gift boxes and it made us so happy to see.

They’ve done so well and we’re wishing them all the best in the Strictly Come Dancing Semi Finals!

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The perfect unique Secret Santa presents for under £10

We’ve already highlighted some of our favourite Cub Hugs that make the perfect Secret Santa gift for under £10, but what about if you want to put together the perfect treats yourself?

To help, we’ve collected a list of some of our favourite items that we think will help you put together the perfect Secret Santa gift for under £10.

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BearHugs Gift Boxes in Christmas Gift Guide

Seeing Me In Reality recently posted their 2018 Christmas Gift Guide and very kindly included BearHugs gift boxes as one of their top Christmas gift tips.

BearHugs gift boxes appeared alongside other unique and thoughtful suggestions for presents for people living with a chronic illness.

“I have sent a couple of these recently and I love, love, love them. The premise is a care package that feels like a hug in the post.”

We absolutely love hearing from customers who enjoyed their BearHugs experience enough to then recommend BearHugs to others in their lives.

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BearHugs Kindness Feature on BBC Sheffield

Our very own Chief Sender of Hugs, Faye, was on with Paulette Edwards, talking about all things kindness.

Listeners were asked to call in and share acts of kindness that they had either received or performed themselves, and then Faye and Paulette had a lovely chat about the BearHugs Kindness Advent Calendar and the importance of being kind.

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More Long Distance Christmas Gifts To Send In The Post

Recently, we told you all about some of our favourite items to help make the perfect unique and thoughtful Christmas gift box to send in the post this Christmas.

Well, today we’re back with even more great tips to help you put together the perfect Christmas gift box!

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Long Distance Christmas Gifts To Send In The Post

We’ve already told you all about how our Ready To Go BearHugs can make the perfect long distance Christmas gifts. We’ve also told you all about the special festive items we’ve got in stock especially for your special Christmas gift box.

But what about if you want to put together something a little different for your Christmas gift box to send in the post?

Today we’re going to highlight some of our favourite items that you can put in any Build Your Own BearHug to really help make the perfect, unique, thoughtful Christmas gift box.

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BearHugs in Chloe Chats Christmas Gift Guide

The lovely Chloe of Chloe Chats has kindly included BearHugs gift boxes in her recent Self-Care Christmas Guide.

Alongside some other great ideas including artwork, stationery and colouring books, Chloe included BearHugs as a self-care gift package.

We were so pleased to hear the kind things Chloe had to say about BearHugs, especially how much she loved the BearHug she received herself!

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7 Perfect BearHugs Christmas Gift Boxes To Be Delivered Direct

If you’re looking for the perfect thoughtful Christmas gift box to be delivered by post this Christmas, look no further than our Ready To Go BearHugs. They’re convenient, personal, and best of all, deliver all the warmth and comfort of a hug!

We’ve chosen seven of our most festive Ready To Go BearHugs to help you choose the perfect Christmas gift box for the loved one in your life.

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Our 2018 Random Acts of Kindness Advent Calendar is here!

We’re very happy to have released our shareable, printable 2018 Kindness Advent Calendar through our website and social media free for anyone to share and use this December.

The Kindness Advent Calendar features a different act of kindness for each day in the run up to Christmas, including acts like Spread the word about a small charity and Send an encouraging text or email to a friend, with each act chosen specifically to help as many people as possible spread as much kindness as possible this festive period.

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