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Posted on Dec 11, 2013 by

We asked the extended Barefoot team what they’d really like for Christmas, on one condition….it must be Cornish. Hopefully it will provide inspiration for your shopping this year.



Clockwise from top left:

KATE: B Relaxed gift pack (lavender & honey moisturiser and lavender hand & foot cream). Handmade in Cornwall using pure beeswax and natural ingredients, these products smell delicious. £12 from B Skincare.

ELLIE: A sterling silver link bracelet with silver shell charms by Cornish jewellery company She Shells Sea Shells. £125 + £25 per charm.

SOPHIE (aged 7): Notoriously sweet-toothed, Sophie’s dream gift would be this huge box of chocolate fudge. Chocolate Fudge Selection Box (430g), £9.99 from Buttermilk Confections.

ELLIE: Peacock butterfly print in sea grey, £40 from Falmouth’s talented Todd Jarvis Co.



From left to right:

JIM: New for 2013, and going down a storm, Tarquin’s Handcrafted Cornish Dry Gin, from Southwestern Distillery, tel: 01841 540121.

KATE: Brilliantly funny and highly acclaimed debut novel by Cornwall-based Nina Stibbe about her life in the 80s as a nanny in a literary London household. Love, Nina: Despatches from Family Life, £12.99 from good bookshops.

JIM: Wooden handplane for those days when a big board just won’t do, £80 from Driftwood Surfboards, tel: 07814 708406.



Clockwise, from top left:

ESME: A selection of Nicky Grant‘s cake pops made with dark chocolate cake and a milk chocolate ganache, each individually decorated and tied with a pretty ribbon. Minimum order 6. £2.60 each from

ESME: Winter Warming Spa Day at The Headland Hotel, £99 (including a two-course lunch in The Spa Lounge, use of the leisure area and a glass of fizz).

EVIE (aged 9): Sheepskin boots: warm, snuggly and comfortable, what more could a girl need? Available in children’s sizes 5-1 from Celtic & Co.

SOPHIE (aged 7): Kids’ Sweetie necklace and bracelet set, £12 from the fabulous Disco Beads.



From left to right:

LUPIN: A new dogobie for lots of fun on the empty wintery beaches. From Shop on the Beach at Watergate Bay.

LUPIN: All-Cornish dog biscuits (Minty Kisses, Milk bones and Cinnamon Stars), handmade by Sarah, £3.50 per bag from Buddylove Dog Treats.

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