Monthly Archives: December 2018

  • Here's A Whiff Of Our Top 5 Pet Gifts This Christmas

    It's Christmas Eve, the big day is almost upon us. You've dashed around and bought all the gifts for your family and friends, but have you remembered your furry (or feathered) pet too?

    If so, then we have you covered for any last minute Christmas prezzies you need! And if you already are all set and ready to go, surely another gift or two won't hurt as a stocking filler?

    1. Chewy Candy Canes With Chicken

    Let's start with a really festive treat! If you're looking for the perfect way to treat your pooch this festive season, why not go for chicken candy canes!! These chewy candy cane treats that are absolutely full of tasty chicken flavour that your canine friends will LOVE!

    2. Chocolate Orange Minis Pet Treats

    Surely it's not just humans that can enjoy the satisfyingly festive taste that is chocolate orange? Why not share the love this Christmas and give your four-legged friend these ideal chocolate orange mini treats!  Completely safe for pets, these will be devoured in no time!


    3. Christmas Cat Stocking

    What a purr-fect way to include your kitty in the Christmas spirit! This Christmas Cat Stocking is a great way to show them Santa hasn't forgotten them this year! Complete with a plastic ball cat toy, catnip biscuits, catnip drops, and yummy milk drops, this is the ultimate gift your little cat will want to get their paws on!


    4. Christmas Dog Stocking

    Include your pooch in the festivities because if there's a cat stocking then surely there is a dog one too, right! Your dog will howl with happiness when they realise Santa has not missed them off the list this year. Hang this Christmas Dog Stocking over the fireplace that contains a rope, Christmas goodies, a pack of bone treats, and some chocolate drops!


    5. Christmas Bird Seed Wreath

    We can't forget the garden birds, can we? Why not brighten up their Christmas with this delicious Bird Seed Christmas Wreath! Containing 100% natural ingredients, this bird feed wreath is a great source of nutrition for wild birds, perfect for keeping their energy levels and spirits up in the colder seasons with a bit of Christmas cheer! Ideal for the rest of the year too.

    And there we have it, folks! Surely we've given you some ideas for what you can treat your delightful pet to this Christmas? Why not come on down to your local Poundstretcher using our handy Store Finder and see what other fantastic bargains we have!

    Also, be sure to check out our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for even more splendid festive ideas. Whilst you're there, why not also share some pictures of your lovely pets decked out in their festive finest!

  • Our Top 10 Last-Minute Christmas Stocking Fillers

    Making sure everything is bought and ready for the 25th December can be a tricky task. To help ensure you have everything you need for the big day, Poundstretcher has a fabulous Christmas collection that can help.

    There are a host of great items here, including Christmas decorations, Christmas cards, and other excellent gift options.

    We also have a strong selection of stocking fillers available, and to help you find some perfect last minute gifts ahead of Christmas, we’ve picked out our top ten stocking fillers to provide you with some inspiration and options.


    1. Bath Fizzer Collection - £3.99

    A great way to unwind in pure indulgence at the end of a long day, these bath fizzers can create that feeling of utter relaxation. At Poundstretcher, we sell sets of four at a great low price, so why not bring some sheer bliss, peace, and joy for your loved ones this Christmas.


    2. Christmas Toffee Apple Shower Gel - 79p

    Continuing the bathroom theme, this adorable penguin-styled shower gel comes with a festive toffee apple scent that makes it the perfect addition to any stocking at Christmas time. We also have raspberry frostingcandy dreams, and frost delight variations too, so there's something for everyone!


    3. Christmas Nail Polish Assortment - £2.49

    Help somebody truly get into the Christmas spirit with a selection of festive, glittery nail polish. These come in colours such as Santa red, holly green, and sugary pink. The perfect stocking filler for anyone of any age!


    4. Chocolate Christmas Santas - £1

    Those with a sweet tooth will love finding some chocolate Santas in their stocking on Christmas morning. Containing 160g of chocolatey joy, these form part of our excellent food and drink offering here at Poundstretcher.


    5. Super Soft Sloth - £2.99

    Know somebody that’s particularly lazy or sleepy? Perhaps this super-cute sloth cuddly toy is perfect for them. Great for big kids and children alike, this is a great option this Christmas. We have a variety of cuddly animal toys, including some adorable llamas!


    6. L.O.L Surprise Dolls - £3.99

    These squishy delights are super soft and provide so much fun for kids. L.O.L Surprise Dolls make a great addition to a stocking this Christmas, and there are five different designs to select. We also have squishy giant dogs, unicorns, and jellyfish on offer. So if it’s cool squidgy gifts you’re looking for, you’re in the right place.


    7. Snuggly socks - £1

    We stock a host of winter essentials at Poundstretcher, but arguably none are more important than a snuggly set of Christmas socks. We have socks with Santa, snowmen, polar bears, reindeer and more available – all of which make great stocking fillers.


    8. Unicorn Tea Light Holders - £3.99

    This gold, ornate, shiny tea light holder shaped like a unicorn is a great addition to any living room, and any Christmas stocking. The candlelight naturally reflects off the shimmering surface to create a beautiful, ambient feel. We also have rose gold and white options available.


    9. Fluffy Hot Water Bottles - £5.99

    Speaking of unicorns, a top-level stocking filler is a lovely fluffy hot water bottle. As well as this unicorn design, we also have penguin, sheep and badger versions available.


    10. Cosy Toes Slippers - £2.49

    And last but not least, how about adding a pair of these festive slippers to a stocking this Christmas? With a cute Santa design, these are sure to bring a smile to somebody’s face. We also have robin versions, reindeer designs and many more, so don’t miss out.

    To take advantage of all these great stocking fillers and more, be sure to find your nearest Poundstretcher store today and start planning your next visit.

    Why not also pop on down to our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages and check out our competitions and great range of bargains!

  • Grab 2 toys for £20 this Christmas

    Toys, toy, toys; it's Christmas time and we have toys galore here at Poundstretcher! We're sorry Santa, but it looks like you'll be carrying a lot more presents this year with this fantastic 2 for £20 offer on toys this festive season!

    Below are just a few of the cracking toys we have in-store this year, so why not have a look and see if we can't tempt you to buy that one tiny extra toy for your little ones?

    Furry Friend Giant Unicorn

    A classic toy at Christmas! Why not give a cuddly toy a good home with this giant unicorn plush? It's soooo soft and just perfect for cuddling up with on a cold winter night! It really is a true furry friend! If magical creatures aren't your thing, we have dogs, bears, and pandas all waiting for you!


    Family Games Collection

    Games! Everyone loves games, right? It's the ideal way to bring everyone together as a family, whether it's Christmas or not. This family games collection includes loads of classic family games that'll keep your family entertained for hours on end! Including a variety of games such as Monster Mash, Pop and Hop, Twist and Turn, and loads more; the whole family can have non-stop fun!


    14-Piece Deluxe Christmas Train Set

    Want something a little Christmas-y? Well, this 14-piece deluxe Christmas train set features 3 track layouts that the battery operated train can run along, so it's perfect for any little one obsessed with trains! The train carriages feature lights and sounds so it's perfect for adding some Christmas cheer this year! As part of our 2 for £20 range, this toy set is an absolute bargain that'll provide hours of fun!


    X-Shot Excel Reflex 6

    How about something with a little more firepower?! With this exciting X-Shot Excel Reflex 6 set, kids and adults alike can battle against one another to friendly battles! Containing 2 rotating-barrel action guns, 16 foam bullets, and 6 stackable cans, there's everything you need to have an absolute blast this Christmas!

  • Top 5 Secret Santa Gift Ideas Under £5

    Christmas is here! That's right, folks, it's that time of year when you deck the halls, sample all the new seasonal coffees on the high street, and pop down to your local Poundstretcher on your hunt for a Secret Santa gift.

    Yes, Secret Santas; it can be difficult to know what to get someone who you might have barely spoken to before, let alone find something good enough within a budget. That's where we come in with our fantastic range of Christmas gifts! Here we have 5 great gift ideas for your Secret Santa this year, and all of them under £5!


    Tub of Celebrations 650g - £3.99

    You can't go wrong with chocolates (especially if its Celebrations), right? It's that staple safe gift that's perfect for young and old alike. With this mixture of all your favourite brands, be it smooth Galaxy or crispy Maltesers, you can be assured this massive tub of Celebrations chocolates will be a smash hit! Be sure to grab them before they all go!


    Light Up Pegboard - £4.99

    How about something a little jazzier? This contemporary home decoration is the ultimate retro fashion statement. Light up your Secret Santa's life with this light up pegboard, perfect for adding personalised messages on that really stand out! A classic 'No place like home', a friendly reminder to the family, or even a to-do list; the sky's the limit with this quirky gift!


    Super Soft Llama Plush - £2.99

    Maybe your Secret Santa prefers something a little cuter? Well, we have this absolutely adorable super soft llama plush at only £2.99! Those beady eyes, that cosy-looking body, and it's the ideal huggable size to cuddle up with. Coming in pink, brown, white, and cream, we also have a bunch of other cute critters just waiting for you.


    Mini Mason Jar Candle - £1 each

    Why not say 'thank you' to those teachers with a set of these?

    You surely can't go wrong with candles (especially in quaint mini Mason jars)! They're stylish, practical, let off a fantastic scent, and are a steal at £1 each (individuals sold separately)!  With cinnamon, black cherry, mulberry, toasted marshmallow, lemon meringue pie, and coconut all available, you have such a range to pick from. There's something for everyone!

    Ultra Plush Socks & Foot Cream - £2.46

    Or for that Secret Santa who like a bit of a pamper session, why not treat them to something from our footcare range? Socks for Christmas is a cliche, it's true; however, ultra plush socks with some rosewater peony foot cream? Now that's something a bit different! With the weather getting colder and colder, gift your Secret Santa with something warm and cosy this year.

    With our amazing bargain prices, you can even mix and match the above however you wish to create the ultimate Secret Santa gift selection! Why not pop down to your local Poundstretcher today using our Store Finder and have a browse?

    Also, check out our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages for even more festive goodness, competitions, and who knows, you might find even more stellar gift ideas!

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