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lockdown hugs available!

If you’re missing hugs in this lockdown age, caring UK indies and creatives can make up for it!

They showed #UKGiftHour #UKGIftAM last weekend how to embrace the circumstances and turn it around with the gift of #letterboxfriendly hugs.

So wrap your arms around your socially distanced loved ones and show them how you’re thinking of them with this warming choice (clockwise from top left):

  • Sterling silver adjustable hug ring from Warwickshire family gift house The Little Gift Hive
  • Hand-sewn pocket hug from top-notch London embroiderer PrettyHopsAndJumps
  • Stamped metal pocket hug keepsake from Lancashire crafts ace The Dolly Bird
  • Heart-shaped Christmas hug pebble from Manchester memory maker Pebbles4Thought
  • Felt Christmas pocket hug from Derby sewing star Cosy Felt Creations
  • Virtual hugs with stirring words from establishment challengers AgendaBenderBadges
  • Hand-burnt kindness wooden pebbles from West Yorkshire pyrography masters Wooden You Love
  • Hand-painted rainbow heart pocket hug from colourful Colchester designer and illustrator Iced Rainbow
  • Centre – Hugs lavender pouches from West Midlands textile keepsakes and remembrance gift care provider JustSewHelen

Support small business and #shopindie #shopearly for Christmas gifts with #UKGIftHour #UKGiftAM on Twitter every Saturday and Sunday from 9am-midday – we’re the shopindie giftfinder at your fingertips!

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