Home & Giftware Magazine – Retail News, Home & Gift Trends

Home & Giftware Magazine is published by Gifts & Greetings Review Ltd. and produced by industry trade journalist, Charlotte Cowell and account director, Denre Bruins. We have over 20 years’ experience in trade publishing, covering exhibitions at home and overseas, industry news and trends and always keeping our eyes peeled for the beautiful new products that will fly off the shelves of retail businesses large and small.  From exquisite handmade crafts and original art, through to design-led home interiors, perfect gifts and greetings cards for all ages, we hunt out the hero products across sectors. Our circulation includes some of the best galleries, independent retailers, museums, zoos and heritage centres from around the UK and beyond, plus garden centres, department stores and interior designers.

If you have news or new products to share, email Charlotte. For advertising, contact Denre.


Hale & Well for 30 years!

Somerset-based exhbition organiser, Hale Events, which stages the popular Giving & Living Home and Gift show, is celebrating 30 years of trading in 2021. Managing

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Garden Centre
New Products

Driving Christmas sales!

Online retailer Zavvi has launched a new, joint worldwide exclusive LEGO product, the LEGO Creator Expert Fiat 500 Baby Blue Collectible Model (77942). Inspired by

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Greetings & Stationery

Sundae Girl

Taking a Sunday trip to last month’s Top Drawer Autumn at London’s Olympia, long-time greetings industry stalwart and promo filmmaker Gale Astley spotted a trio

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2022 Home Interior Trends

From nature-inspired trends to fresh colour schemes, 2022 is shaping up to be an exciting year for interior design. Rebecca Snowden, Interior Style Advisor at


Bringing nature indoors at Christmas

Poinsettia growers are gearing-up for what could be their busiest season ever. Soaring interest in indoor plants, driven by social media and the fashion for

Gift Ideas you can’t go wrong with

Gifting is an essential practice to show appreciation. It is part of human interaction that helps define relationships and strengthen bonds. Gifting your loved ones

Crack the Wedding List!

Wedding planning should be a joyful event, and although there is a lot to do, ideally, you will have loved the process. You would have

Show Reel

We love a bit of action on Home & Giftware magazine, so send us your video and be our next Show Reel Star!

Since the start of the pandemic 3.2 UK households, craving creature companionship, have acquired a pet, according to a survey by the Pet Food Manufacturing Association (PFMA), and this recent explosion of new furry, feathered or scaly family members was echoed when retail chain Pets at Home announced its sales of pet paraphernalia had hit a record £1bn during covid lockdowns. Film maker, Gale Astley, celebrates Publisher’s Pets!

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