Do you dislike Christmas shopping as much as I do?

I doubt that’s possible but just in case you do we’ve made your life a little bit easier with some fab selections for the design conscious gardener (oh and there’s some fun ones as well).

We’ll start with the fun ones!

Garden Games from Greenfingers.

The one thing I do love about this time of year, are fires. If you’re lucky enough to have one, then check out this very smart Kindling Bucket from Garden Trading.

And the perfect accompaniment is this stylish metal log basket, also from Garden Trading.

While we’re enjoying a fire – how about outside too?

This beautiful Morrocan inspired fire basket and grill are great for outdoor entertaining and keeping warm!

Or for those with a larger budget and a love of being up close – a fire table!

For the Allotment-Loving-Shed-Dweller!

So, we all know someone who loves to disappear for hours in the Shed/Man-cave/Allotment.  Whether they spend more time drinking tea than digging up the potatoes, show them your love with one of these special gardening-lovers pressies.

Willow Trugs

Willow Trugs – £29.95 at  We all love a trug! Perfect for harvesting…and for storing, and stylish in the kitchen too…

A great golf organiser for the garage or shed

If you really want to give a special gift this Xmas…

Rawlinson Willow Gazebo

How about treating your loved one to this lovely willow gazebo?  Creating a special place for that cuppa, reading the newspaper or just to unwind at the end of a long day of digging and weeding!  This free-standing structure can fit easily into any garden – on a paving area, gravel area surrounded by planting, or simply on the lawn.  It will make a real impact. Rawlinson Willow Gazebo – £315 at

Easy on the Purse Strings – funky favourites on a budget!  

These gorgeous gifts are all such a STEAL – nobody would know that they came in for £10 or less!

Unwins Mediterranean Kitchen Garden Herb Kit

Sarah Raven Seed Tins -£4.50 at

I love the bright turquoise colour, and a set of tins is Soo very useful for ANY gardener

For the Design-Conscious Gardener  

Gone are the days of boring old watering cans and lack-lustre hand trowels.

Who says ‘practical’ can’t also be ‘stylish’?! These multifunctional pocket secateurs are great!

Online Garden Design Courses (Worldwide)

Of course, what better gift for the ‘Green-fingered gardening guru’ in your family, than to arrange a special online course or workshop for them.

Buy your Mum, Dad, Grandad, Auntie one of our Garden Design Online Courses, and they can take part whenever they have time, in their own home, and they will thank you forever!

Any of the online garden design courses can be purchased as a gift and instant access sent to your loved one for Christmas. Instructions on how to transfer a course as a gift are in the welcome email on purchase. And of course, all gifts come with our same 60-day money back guarantee!

Or how about the greatest gift of all… a career change?

If you or a loved one is serious about a career as a garden designer and wants a fast-track way to attain it without spending thousands or years at college, check out our new website Successful Garden Designer.

Your suggestions…

What wonderful garden related goodies have you come across? Let me know in the comments below!

Happy shopping – tis the season for it! ;o)

From all at SGD, have a good one!


Please note: On some of the gift ideas above, we receive a small commission if you purchase through the link, this helps keep me sufficiently supplied with mince pies over the festive season! Please also note, that I do not have direct experience with the companies listed above, so do buy at your own discretion.



Rachel Mathews
Rachel Mathews

Professional international garden designer for over 30 years. My mission is to de-mystify garden design and make it easy for people to successfully design their own garden - without needing to spend a fortune!

    1 Response to "Great Christmas Gifts for Style Loving Gardeners!"

    • Gift Observer

      Excellent list Rachel! I actually got the fire table you mentioned and its worth every penny. Perfect for those long summer nights (weather pending!).

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