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We love to create beautiful unique pieces that make wonderful gifts for all of life’s special occasions or just to tell someone that you care. If you are looking for that handmade gift with a personal touch that you would not find on the high street, then you have come to the right place. Here are some examples of the items we offer, we are able to take custom orders and personalise them to your requirements too. We are adding new product ranges all the time, so please check back often. You will also find some ready to purchase gift items in our shop too.
The product that started it all, greeting cards were the first creations offered by Whimsical Wishes many years ago, when it was just a lovely hobby, I’m pleased to say that they have improved and evolved over the years and our product range has expanded vastly too. A card is the perfect way of sending those special wishes, be they for a birthday, wedding, new baby, anniversary, a thank you or just to say you care. We also love to create Christmas cards every year and get excited when it’s time to start designing those! We have created cards for every occasion and all those in between. Here is a small selection of some of our designs. Please also see our shop for ready to purchase cards, as when I get chance I like nothing more than putting some together. We do offer a bespoke service to create personalised cards, however please note that at busy times this may not be possible, we can adapt any you see here to suit your needs. All our cards are handmade and many feature hand stamping, distressing and colouring. All finished with lovely embellishments and a great deal of care. Prices start from £4.25
Our vintage tea cups arrangements are the perfect unique gift for any lover of vintage charm. They also make wonderful centre pieces at weddings and special events too. We source beautiful vintage china to create these timeless pieces. The arrangements are made using a mixture of old and new embellishments, including brooches, buttons, beads, lace and fabric flowers. Each piece is completely unique, priced at £44.95. They come with the option of a presentation box and pretty distressed sentiment tag ~ Boxes £2.50, tags £1.00.
A beautiful way to keep those precious cards and mementos safe, our keepsake boxes can be created for any occasion, we offer a bespoke service and prices vary depending on your design requirements, prices start from £18.50. The boxes are available in white, cream, and pink or blue, they can be decorated to suit any colour or theme. They make lovely gifts and we are also happy to design greetings cards to match, prices start at £4.50 for matching greeting cards.
What little girl doesn’t dream of being a ballerina or princess. These were created out of our love of dance and all things shabby chic. A beautiful pair of ballet slippers collaged with vintage sheet music inside, covered in sparkly vintage glass glitter and finished with a pretty bow. The perfect keepsake or decorative piece for any girl whether they be young or just young at heart, they make lovely gifts for Bridesmaids or flower girls too. They can be made in different sizes, styles and colours too. Prices start at £18.50.
The tradition of giving the bride a horseshoe on her wedding day goes back centuries, it is a lovely way to wish the bride and groom the best of luck in their future together and what could be more perfect than a vintage style piece decorated with beautiful gems, pearls, ribbons and lace. They can be created in a choice of colours and finished to your requirements. Prices start from £12.95. A little sentiment tag can be added for an extra £1.00.
We love wreaths here at Whimsical Wishes; they really make a house a home, a lovely way to welcome guests as they enter or a finishing touch to any room. We also love these shabby chic wicker hearts decorated with fabric flowers, ribbons, lace, bows and other pretty embellishments. Wreaths start at £19.50, shabby chic wicker hearts are priced at £12.00.
One of our newest product additions, after many requests from our lovely customers, are these collaged photo frames, they can be created with vintage sheet music, book pages or pretty floral papers. They are then finished off with some beautiful embellishments to compliment to background. A lovely way to display that special photo, they make lovely keepsake gifts or a nice treat for yourself! Prices start from £14.50.
To say that we love Christmas at Whimsical Wishes HQ is an understatement! We work all year round, yes, just like Santa’s elves to create our new designs and products so that each holiday season we can launch something new. By far our most popular Christmas items are our wooden Christmas decorations, these are hand turned, hand pained and decorated by my talented Dad. They really are stunning and will make beautiful family heirlooms for years to come. They are nostalgic pieces that are reminiscent of Christmases gone by and will be treasured year after year. Wooden decorations start at £14.50 each, they can be personalised for £1.50 each.
Our vintage glamour Christmas wreaths are a beautiful addition to add sparkle to your home during the festive season, these start at £16.50. Our wish bottles were a popular new addition last year, they come in different sizes and can be personalised too. Small bottles start at £5.95, large bottles at £12.50.