Your last minute gift guide to shopping in Liverpool
Whether you’re looking for a stocking filler bath bomb or a diamond ring, Liverpool city centre is the place to shop this Christmas week.
Shopping in Liverpool has never been so fun, with more designer, high street and boutique stores to choose from, right across the city centre, you can really make a day of it. For some, the thought of wandering around trying to find that special gift is enough to stay at home in your Christmas pjays, but luckily for you, we’re rounded up the very best of what’s on offer in our handy last minute gift guide.
From popping corks to popping the question, here’s your gift guide to shopping in Liverpool…..
It goes without saying that Liverpool ONE offers up a huge variety of shops from clothing and footwear to jewellery, chocolate and gaming to name a few. With just a few shopping days to go we recommend heading to Utility for quirky gifts that always impress. From scratch off beer maps to prosecco pong and designer socks that Dad will genuinely love, Utility has something for everyone. The brand spanking new JD Sports store is now open and when it comes to box fresh Christmas trainees, it’s your one-stop shop for the latest styles. Don’t forget you can click & collect with loads of Liverpool ONE stores too. Find out more here.
You’re invited to deck the halls with bows of stress-free gift shopping at Met Quarter this Christmas, and if you’re looking for a little luxury, this is the place to be. From handbags to high heels, make up to modern art, we all love a little high end surprise on Christmas morning. For the girls we’re loving the new season Michael Kors leather tote bags and rose gold watches from Links of London. Treat your man to a retro shirt from Gieves & Hawkes to make sure he’s looking the part for his Christmas day pint down the pub. Check out the MetQuarter gift guides here.
If you’re looking for a truly unique gift, Bold Street is awash with independent and vintage stores offering everything from home décor, clothing, trainers, books, artwork, craft sets, coffee cups and cactus and so much more. We love quirky store, Mi Vida for it’s cute dog collars, Kirsty Doyle tutu’s and designer note books, and sneaker freaks will love the trainies on offer at Transalpino. It would be a crime to go Christmas shopping on Bold Street and not stop in for a coffee, slab of cake or slice of pizza. Click here for our December food guide.
Shopping in Liverpool ahs never looked so beautiful. How gorgeous does the Albert Dock look all dressed up for Christmas? There are so many boutique stores on the dock, offering bespoke gifts such as Leather Satchel Company. Add your loved ones initials to a beautifully crafted bag, purse of accessory in the seasons hottest colours for a special gift. If you know a scouser abroad, why not head down to the gift shops and pick up a superlambanana or purple wheelie bin magnet to remind them of home? Tate Liverpool offers lots of creative gifts including books, aprons, artwork and more. Click here to unwrap Christmas at Albert Dock.
Like us, you’ve likely spent a large part of the year inhaling halloumi fries and sampling the finest beers and cocktails down at the Baltic Triangle, but did you know it’s also a great place to pick up some great Christmas gifts? First up, take the kids down for a picture with the Liver Bird Wings and frame it for Nan and Granddad! Easy Peasy. Head to Red Brick Vintage at Cain’s Brewery Village to basically step into retro Narnia and pick up a special gift from yesteryear. We love trying on all the hats! You can pick up scouse beer, original artwork, illustration lessons, books and all manner of creative bits and bobs from right across the Baltic. You had us at halloumi fries! More info here.