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This list is a celebration of their hard work throughout the year. Hopefully you get to enjoy them this Christmas.
Love, Rich and the entire Business Score team.
Three Spirit offers botanical alchemy with their plant-based invigorating alcohol-free drinks 🍹. These beverages feature energising schisandra berry as well as euphoric guayusa. No dreaded hangover and guilt-free as these drinks are vegan friendly and come in recyclable packaging. Three Spirit is the perfect gateway to dry-January or that new year detox 🙌🏽.
Uniquely blended artisanal tea for herbal tea enthusiasts ☕. Niche has a range of invigorating teas that help cleanse, aid sleep, help focus the mind and improve skin 😊. The beautifully crafted pyramid tea bags come in vibrant patterned tubes.
The Local Honey Man was started by an urban 'Beentrepreneur' dedicated to saving the honeybee population by offering you 100% raw and pure local honey 🐝. Shop across natural honeycomb products, flavoured honeys, supplements and more 🍯. Also, when you buy from the Local Honey Man you're doing your bit to help the planet. Sweet deal.
Dairy-free handcrafted chocolates made from organic Ghanaian cocoa 🥥🍫. Dapaah Chocolates is a brand with a family history of cocoa farming. Dapaah is building a global brand while preserving its Ghanaian roots and supporting the local community.
Biscuit Boutique creates beautiful mosaic biscuit boxes 🍪. Each box is an edible work of art 🖼️. Bonus points as the biscuits are gluten-free and vegan friendly. There's even an option to include a personalised message (edible of course!) 🖌️. The hardest part will be not finishing the box yourself!
Spiced Rum with a twist 🥃. Spiced in the UK and inspired by the Caribbean and South America. Las Olas Rum features notes of vanilla, gold cherry and roasted coffee beans from a blend of unaged rums. Perfect to be enjoyed over the Christmas season (or stashed away like buried treasure 🏴☠️)!
Transform your meals with with a global array of seasonings and spices from Zest & Zing 💥. This is a go-to for any foodie in your life starting or upgrading their spice collection 🧂. Check out their gift sets - they even have a special Christmas one. The website also has some great recipes for inspiration.
Home cooking 2.0 🍽️! The Cookaway provides world cuisine recipe boxes for rustling up incredible meals at home 📦. The Business Score team recently cooked their boxes together and loved it! You choose your meal from their delicious menus (including Indian, Mediterranean and Japanese) and the ingredients are delivered to you with a simple recipe guide. Perfect gift for novice and pro chefs alike!
Lockdown blues? Don't despair... Smith & Sinclair is here to spice up your festive nights in with their alcoholic gummies 🌙. Check out their cocktail-inspired flavours including Pineapple Bellini, Passionfruit Mojito and Whiskey sour (to name a few) 🍸. Liven up your fizz with their elderflower flavour effervescent tablets. Alcohol not your vice? Try their booze-free gummies. Great treat for those with a sweet tooth.
Nicholas Kingsley is a luxury brand specialising in creating a bespoke experience and made to measure service📏. The brand's ethos is centred on kingship and royalty 👑. They currently have some great diffusers, with clothing and accessories on the way!
Treat someone special with stunning plants to liven up their living space or home office from Canopy Plants🌱. There're also beautiful pots to accompany them. Perfect for first time plant parents or serial offenders. Score bonus points by gifting a surprise plant each month through a subscription. While you're there, you can grab your own Christmas tree alternative 🎄.
We love these exquisite Japanese steel knives from Orient Knives🔪. The knives are made from 67 layers of Japanese Damascus steel with an ergonomic grip handle for added comfort. Awesome gift for those who will be spending much of 2021 in the kitchen 🍳. To seal the deal, they come packaged in a classic box.
Sleep Easy is the answer for anyone waking up with neck pain, stiff shoulders or tension headaches. The EasySleeper pillow features an ergonomic dip to support the neck and shoulders and has anti-odour and anti-bacterial properties 🛏️. This eco-friendly pillow is made from recyclable and biodegradable materials including a Bamboo charcoal memory foam fill. Go with the EasySleeper and you'll be gifting a good night’s sleep 💤.
Fancy adding a Portuguese artisan touch to your dining ware 🍽️? Look no further than Cerami. High-quality handcrafted stoneware from pasta bowls to mugs - they've got you covered 🥣. All items are dishwasher and microwave safe. Take advantage of their bundle discounts to kit out the whole kitchen.
Liven up someone's home with quality African print homeware 🌍. Bespoke Binny offers a vast array of African-inspired products across lampshades, aprons, tableware, oven gloves, blankets and more 🏠. Founder Natalie believes that "home is where the heart is" and "having a home that is a reflection of you is essential to your well-being." You can also join in on the creative fun by booking a lampshade making class.
Eco-friendly and beautifully scented, what more could you want from a candle 🕯️? Selfmade Candle's warm and toasty Naughty + Nice candle (smells like mulled wine heaven!) is a particular standout. All candles are made from soy wax and include plantable seeds in the labels. Gifts sorted. Now you can get back to relaxing.
When your eyes are healthy, you sleep better, feel better and get more done 👁️. Ocushield protects your eyes through blue light filtering screen protectors for all your devices 💻. There're also stylish blue light glasses and a futuristic blue light blocking lamp. One to support your loved one's eyesight!
Does what it says on the tin 🥫. You start with their base skincare formula and customise with additional ingredients tailored to your individual skin needs 🧪. Base plus is an ethical brand that uses vegan collagen and organically sourced ingredients where possible. Help a special someone enter the new year fresh-faced.
Luxemore London offers vegan-friendly luxury hair and skin products. These opulent products cater to women and men of all hair types, especially curly textured hair 👩🏾👨. Luxemore is a family-run business that uses fair trade ingredients from Ghana. Exuberant gifts to be found: shea butter shampoo bars, avocado face oil, and jojoba hair oil.
If you're looking for unique and intense fragrances for the modern man, look no further than Alade 👃. They've got luxurious African-inspired fragrances using scents from the natural earth. Alade packs a real punch - full of vanilla, musk, woody notes, West African woods, and the finest Egyptian incense 💯.
The Personal Barber is a membership shaving club revolutionising shaving 🧔. Boxes include recyclable stainless steel single blade razors, shaving cosmetics and a cruelty-free brush 🪒. Great shout for any man who enjoys grooming or needs help improving their shaving experience.
Upcycled beauty products that give leftover natural ingredients a new lease of life 🌸. UpCircle Beauty uses discarded natural products like coffee grounds and fruit stones to create environmentally friendly skincare ♻️. Top gift for the person in your life who wants to take care of themselves and the environment✔️!
Emolyne has beauty products to match all skin tones with lipsticks, lip liners and nail varnishes in a variety of shades 💄. Their extensive nude range comes in 15 shades, and they also offer 15 red shades - so there's something for everyone. Not only do the products look good, but the shades are named after places in Africa.
Heighten your brain power with Heights. Heights is leading a brain care revolution with its smart supplement 🧠. Heights capsules are packed with the highest quality nutrients to support brain health and mental well-being. They can also help improve sleep, increase energy and sharpen your memory. Get the capsules today for a clearer, sharper and calmer 2021💊.
Tonic Health Vitamin Drinks are a great way to boost your immune system 💪🏽. Their day and night immunity drinks are packed with vitamins C, D and zinc 🍊. Plant-based and no added sugar or junk ingredients. Tonic packs a punch as their drinks are 50% stronger than other contenders.
Shop curated gift boxes at Foke 🎁. Each box is filled with novel and distinctive items including scarves, hand cream, candles, travel cutlery kits, journals and matches. If you want to go for an even more personal touch, you can assemble your own box from Foke's products 🌟.
Eco-luxury brand London W11 creates beautiful knitwear from recycled cashmere 🧶🧵. They've got a cool collection of jumpers, cardis, hoodies and scarves for men and women 🧣. Recycled cashmere pieces have five times less environmental impact than virgin cashmere. Timeless gift for the style- and social-conscious.
Lohi fuses wonderfully bold African prints with contemporary fashion. They offer a variety of pieces including hats, face masks, head wraps, dresses, nightwear and even jumpsuits 👗.
Handcrafted luxury accessories made from natural materials 👜. RUSKIN is something special. Shop their beautiful shoulder bags, backpacks and business bags mixing Italian leather and Yorkshire tweed 🍂. An ethically stylish gift for the discerning individual.
Looking for that extra special gift ✨? Coupland Leather offers high quality vegan tanned leather products. All items are handmade, UK sourced and no two pieces are the same 👏. What's more, the leather gets better with age, developing its own unique style. They offer a collection of wallets, watch straps and belts that can be customised for a personal touch.
We love Vitae's sleek and elegant watches ⌚. Vitae is a brand with a conscience. Each piece sold supplies a child in Africa with two pairs of school uniform or a solar-powered light ☀️. The watches are super high quality - made from stainless steel and scratch-resistant sapphire crystal glass. Even better, you can get them customised to your personal taste.
Introducing the world's first "climate-positive" footwear brand 👟. Elliott sneakers are recycled, vegan and sustainable ♻️. But it gets even eco-friendlier! Elliott also helps reverse the carbon footprint with a climate positive offset. Check out their classic range.
Atlas offers a collection of handcrafted jewellery pieces made from natural and organic materials including Baltic Amber, American Bison leather and African Kudu leather 💎. Atlas is inspired by the storytelling and symbolic heritage of accessories. Their pieces are built to last and improve with age ✌️.
Spoke is a mecca for high-quality trousers for him 👖. Options include cool corduroys, variations on the classic chino, as well as classic clean and sharp denim jeans. Know a gentleman who appreciates prestige and quality? Spoke is your place to go.
Lemonade Dolls offers fiery and flirty underwear to make girls feel confident and amazing 🔥 . They also have an ethical heart: all their products are vegan friendly and come with recyclable packaging! Small but mighty, Lemonade Dolls offers subscriptions and donates sanitary products to a local cause. This is one killer brand 🧨!
A storytelling brand with personality 🤙. Bami offers beautifully hand-stitched leather accessories and more. Distinctive bum bags, tote bags, jewellery, t-shirts and hoodies. Bami embraces a genderless, ageless, raceless and subjective concept of masculinity.
Athleisure and fitness brand Y-Fit offers sportswear with a purpose 🏃🏽. The Y logo branding is a reminder to get back in touch with your initial fitness motivation - your 'why'. Check out their bold colour Hourglass collection and their classic Legacy tracksuits. Y-Fit includes activewear for men and women as well as headwear and performance socks. Perfect kit for those looking to keep their new year resolutions.
Quell is a new world of gaming meets fitness 🥊. Each time you play, you get a high-intensity workout tailored to your fitness goals. The game features opportunities to upgrade, customise and sync to your favourite fitness apps - so you can keep all your workouts in one place. Guilt-free play while burning calories 🎮. Quell is the hottest way to stay fit in 2021.
Electric Rider is your one-stop shop for eco-friendly transportation 🚴🏿. They've got a full range of e-bikes, e-scooters, e-mopeds and e-motorbikes. We love their sustainable ethos. With every purchase they plant a tree and they also donate bikes to families in need. Electric Rider is the perfect way to set the stage for an active 2021 outdoors 🌳🌳🌳.
Retro stylish motorcycle helmets and accessories 🏍️. Beautiful and practical, these are something special for the biker (veteran or wannabe) in your life 🧢. Also be sure to check out their lovely new silk scarves. Hedon helmets and accessories pair excellently with one of the many electric vehicles from Electric Rider.
Know a child who would enjoy a good puzzle? Very Puzzled brings a fun and interactive way for kids to learn about Africa and connect with their heritage 🧩. Great Boxing Day bonding exercise!
How to help someone transition to electric travel in 2021? Try Onto. They specialise in electric car rentals with a difference 🚙. Pay one monthly fee and get everything (even insurance and tax) included in the price! All the benefits of ownership without any of the hassle. If only the rest of life could be this simple.