Finding the perfect Christmas gift can be a challenge; matching the proper gift with the right person seems to get trickier the closer you get to Christmas, and that ever present countdown seems to tick away extra fast once you've hit December.

If you're still on the hunt for that perfect present, why not take a look in some of these fabulous local businesses for a unique gift that you might not have thought of before? Treat your loved ones this holiday season to something truly special.


Bournemouth Echo:

Dive into the magical world of unique gifts this festive season. On the corner of Westbourne Arcade, Attico isn't just a store—it's an experience. Each visit unveils a new assortment of eclectic treasures, making every trip a remarkable journey. From that flawless present for someone special to the quintessential piece for your abode, Attico is your Christmas destination.


T: 01202769777

Attico, 23 Westbourne Arcade, Westbourne, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH4 9AY

Fantastic Things 

Bournemouth Echo:

Looking for unique gift ideas? With a vast selection of unique and novelty items including local crafts, art, candles, fashion, jewellery, toys and vintage; Fantastic Things is a treasure trove for those special Christmas gifts! 

18-19 The Arcade, Bournemouth 

21b Saxon Square, Christchurch


Lauren Matthews Home

Bournemouth Echo:

Step inside a shop bursting with Christmas Gift ideas where you will find a gift suitable for everyone. This year we have focused hard on finding unique and beautiful items such as candles, jewellery, homeware, handbags and much more at various price points to make your Christmas gifting simple.

We look forward to seeing you.


The East Street Deli

Bournemouth Echo:

An independently owned delicatessen selling a wide range of:

  • Speciality Cheeses
  • Charcuterie
  • Antipasti
  • Craft Beers & Ciders
  • Coffee Beans
  • Sweet Treats
  • Hampers
  • Homewares
  • Echo-Friendly Refill Products
  • Crisps and Snacks
  • Olives
  • Wines & Spirits


41b East Street, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 1DX

T: 01202 900390