If it’s gorgeous gifts, on-trend essentials and festive must-haves you’re after this Christmas, then look no further than Flemingate, Beverley’s popular retail and leisure destination.
Bargain hunters can shop til they drop and choose from fantastic leading big brand names and quirky independent retailers in the run up to the biggest party season of the year. From cosmetics, fashion and luxury homewares to magical creatures to make the little ones smile, Flemingate has it all.
Flemingate is the perfect place to do your Christmas shopping this year with a host of major high street names such as Debenhams, H&M, River Island, Peacocks, Superdrug, toy retailer The Entertainer and Wilko as well as the multi-brand retailer Outfit, which features fashion must-haves from the likes of Topshop, Topman, Dorothy Perkins, Wallis, Miss Selfridge and Burton.
These big brands are complemented by high-quality independents – fashion store Bolo, jeweller Guest and Philips and homewares retailer Baytree Interiors – and food and drink outlets ranging from Costa Coffee, Gourmet Burger Kitchen, Greggs, Patisserie Valerie, Starbucks and Subway to locally owned and managed independents Deli No. 1 and Riva Lounge.
Families coming to Flemingate during the festive season will also be able to visit Santa Claus and his elves in a Christmas grotto, from November 19.
To mark the 12 days of Christmas, we’ve picked out 12 of the best seasonal gift ideas available on your doorstep at Flemingate this season.
Benefit Girl O’Clock Rock advent calendar, £34, Debenhams
For the ladies who want to look their best (and who doesn’t?) Flemingate’s flagship department store, Debenhams, is offering 12 bestselling Benefit cosmetics in a gorgeous limited edition set. Priced at £34, the Girl O’Clock Rock set plays an original “Bene-song” when opened and is exclusive to Debenhams.
B. Ultimate Makeup Brush and Applicator Collection, £60, Superdrug
Want to apply your makeup like a pro? Health and beauty retail giant Superdrug has the B. Ultimate Makeup Brush and Applicator Collection priced at £60. A beauty must-have, the set contains a beauty blender sponge; lip brush; eyeliner brush; eye shadow brush; flat foundation brush; a concealer brush; a fluffy powder brush; a contouring and sculpting brush; a blending brush; and finally a makeup finishing brush – wow!
B. Men skincare range, prices start at £6.95, Superdrug
Not to be outdone, gents can look their best with Superdrug’s wide range of B. Men skincare products designed to reduce the depth of wrinkles, give antioxidant protection and provide 12-hour moisturisation – a must at this time of year!
Jacquard-knit jumper, £19.99, H&M
Leading fashion house, H&M offers a Jacquard-knit jumper in a gorgeous blend of cotton and alpaca wool with long raglan sleeves at the must-have price of £19.99.
Pink quilted velvet panel tote bag, £35, and pink quilted velvet clip-top purse, £18, River Island
Make someone happy with River Island’s beautiful pink quilted velvet tote bag, £35, and matching velvet clip-top purse, £18. The perfect gift for someone special this Christmas.
Velvet Aline dress, £55, Topshop, Outfit
Treat yourself to Topshop’s stunning Velvet Aline dress, priced at £55. Based within Outfit, Topshop offers this figure-flattering dress with a deep red velvet bodice and black lace sleeves. Perfect for those Christmas parties!
Patrick Grant’s Hammond & Co checked print scarf, £25, Debenhams
Exclusive to Debenhams, Patrick Grant’s stylish Hammond & Co collection brings over 200 years of British tailoring expertise to the modern man’s wardrobe, from knitwear essentials to premium quality suits. Treat the man in your life to an ultra-soft checked print scarf priced at £25 – guaranteed to keep him warm and cosy this winter.
Sanfran Women’s Waterproof Jacket, £69.99, and Stormer Men’s Down Packaway Jacket, £79.99, Trespass
Planning on over-indulging this party season? Walk off those calories in a jacket from outdoor clothing specialists, Trespass. The Sanfran Women’s Waterproof Jacket is priced at £69.99 and is filled with coldheat fibres designed to keep the warmth in and the chill firmly out. For the gents, Trespass offers a Stormer Men’s Down Packaway Jacket for £79.99. The Stormer gent’s jacket is ultra-lightweight and can be easily stored away in the stuff sack, so you won’t be caught out in the cold.
Bolo’s Barbour International Duke Wax Jacket, £199, Bolo
If designer labels tickle your fancy, don’t miss independent clothing boutique Bolo’s Barbour International Duke Wax Jacket, priced at £199. A re-work of the iconic Enfield jacket, the Duke stays true to the biker aesthetic with four outer pockets, elbow patches and is made from robust Thornproof waxed cotton.
Starburst LED decoration, £69.95, Baytree Interiors
If your home needs some essential Christmas glitz over the festive season, check out independent homewares store Baytree Interiors’ stunning oversized starburst light, priced at £69.95. Baytree’s Starburst LED decoration is for indoor or outdoor use and will give your home a festive glow this Christmas.
Shinola watch range, prices start at £450, Guest and Philips
Spoil your loved one with a beautiful Shinola watch at independent jeweller Guest and Philips this Christmas. In stainless steel with double curve sapphire crystal, this stylish watch is hand-assembled with Swiss movement and features a premium American leather strap. Stunning! Prices start from £450.
Hatchimal, £59.99, The Entertainer
For the little ones, The Entertainer toy store is filled with Hatchimals. What’s a Hatchimal I hear you ask? Hatchimals are the newest, most mysterious and innovative toys of 2016 which begin life in peculiar speckled eggs and only through a combination of time, touch and voice activation will the egg eventually hatch, revealing an interactive magical creature.