Last ordering and posting dates for Christmas 2018

We want to make sure your Christmas gifts arrive in time!

We use the Royal Mail to send our parcels, so last order times for delivery before Christmas are based on the Royal Mail's recommended last posting dates.

Your order will need to reach us by 2 p.m. on the days listed below for overseas delivery.

If your country is not listed, contact us by phone on 01874 623613 or by email to check if we dispatch there.

Once your parcel leaves us, how quickly it reaches you depends on the Royal Mail!



  • Japan, Hong Kong, Eastern Europe, Cyprus Thursday 6th December
  • Australia, New Zealand  Sunday 9th December
  • Static BFPOs, Italy, USA, Canada Thursday 13th December
  • Sweden, Finland Friday 14th December 
  • Germany, `Austria, Denmark, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland Sunday 16th December
  • Belgium, France, Luxembourg, Ireland Monday 17th December



  • UK order deadline 12 noon Thursday 20th December (this is the Royal Mail's last posting date for 1st Class mail.) Special Delivery might be possibe on Friday 21st - call us on 01874 623613 if you need to place a last minute order and we will try to help!


Orders placed after these deadlines will still be processed while the shop is open, but will not arrive until after Christmas. The shop is closed from 4pm on Monday 24th December 2018 until 10am on Wednesday 2nd Januuary 2019. While the shop is closed, appointments can be made with me, in daytime, evenings, or at weekends - contact me on 07731926832.

We hope you enjoy your purchases from us. Happy Christmas!