Published on
16 December 2021

The festive season is here

However you are choosing to celebrate Christmas this year, why not show your loved ones how much you care about them, with kind gestures or thoughtful gifts. This selection of affordable gifts might come in handy as well as support our work to help vulnerable children.

Christmas card designed by a young person

Hallmark charity Christmas cards 

Send your nearest and dearest a wonderful and merry wish, with festively illustrated charity Christmas cards, sold in support of Barnardo's. These designs were created by children and young people who are supported by Barnardo’s services and won Hallmark’s drawing competition. Now, each of the six festive designs are available to buy in Hallmark, well known retailers and online. 

IKEA Sagoskatt soft toys

IKEA SAGOSKATT ​​​​​soft toys

If you’re looking for a cuddly gift with a difference, IKEA’S SAGOSKATT range might be perfect for you. These designs were created by winners of IKEA’s annual drawing competition, open to under 12s around the world. Now, each of the five imaginative designs - featuring a dodo bird, fried egg, mermaid-dog, blue cat and peanut butter and jelly best friends - are available to buy as soft toys from IKEA stores and online. The full purchase price of each one sold is being donated to support our work. Last year, the SAGOSKATT range raised over £36,000 for Barnardo’s!  

Gecko Kidsmas charm bracelet

Gecko Kidsmas jewellery

Gecko’s Kidsmas jewellery range is perfect for children and young people who live for the festive season! Choose from a sparkly snowflake necklace, a twinkling charm bracelet, a snowman pin and a snowman necklace. For every purchase made, Gecko will donate 50% of profits to our work. If you've been taking part in our fun Kidsmas activities, this is the perfect memento!  

Prestige Flowers mini tree

Prestige Flowers tree

Missing loved ones over the festive season? Show them you’re thinking of them with this petite Christmas tree from Prestige Flowers. It comes carefully packaged in a letterbox-friendly parcel for easy delivery and includes a gold foil pot, a one meter fairy light garland, nine gold themed baubles and a wooden tree topper. It’s great fun for all the family to get involved, especially for kids to build it up. Plus, 25% of your order from the Barnardo’s Flowers website is donated to support our work. 

candles, mirrors and homeware from the Barnardo's shop

Our online shop

Even the little essentials can make a big difference for vulnerable children. Our online shop has all you could need for wrapping up the festive season. Pick up Christmas cards, wrapping paper and favourites like photo frames, stationery and scented candles. All profits from your purchase will help support our work. 

Amazon Smile logo

Amazon Smile

If you’re shopping for gifts at Amazon, there’s an easy way to make your money go even further - switch over to shopping using Amazon Smile and Amazon will donate a percentage of your purchase to a charity of your choice - at no extra cost to you. Over the festive period, if you pick us as your charity of choice, we’ll receive 1.5% of your Amazon Smile purchases.