Every year there’s the same debate, should you go for a real tree or an artificial tree? There are good points to both sides of the argument, so we offer both options, we’d be fools not to. However, there’s a side that we definitely fall in favour of and that is real trees. One of… Read More Nothing beats a real Christmas Tree
We’re here everybody! At LAST. it’s officially the second best day of the year, nope, it isn’t boxing day… it’s November the 24th. “What’s so special about November the 24th?” We hear you cry. Well, It’s when our Pines and Needles pop up stores start doing just that, popping up!
So, what is warmer and happier than Christmas? Why a Baby at Christmas of course! That warm fuzzy feeling that comes with Christmas is doubled when there’s a baby in the house! Baby’s first Christmas, a time to be cherished! The day has to be so much ‘more’! The tree has to so very much… Read More Go big for baby this Christmas!
Looking to get Christmas in the bag this Black Friday? We’ve got you covered! We’ve planned a huge offer for you all, meaning that you get over £100 off our full decoration service! We love to share our offers with everyone. Looking for a little tree for your living room? We have 10% off when… Read More Black Firday
Christmas carols are the epitome of Christmas, and when you live in London you’re never far from a sing-a-long! Here’s a list of what’s going on when this year so you can join in. The Place2Be Christmas Carol Service Tuesday 29th November, St Lukes Chelsea. Carols in aid of the Place2Be Charity, but make sure… Read More “Silent Night, Holy Night…”
Christmas in Leicester Square 11th November – 8th January Incorporating a Grotto and traditional Christmas markets Christmas in Leister Square will be the ultimate festive activity. Southbank Centre Christmas Market 11th November – 25th January Nothing says London like a Christmas Market alongside the Thames. Embrace the festive spirit, pop on your winter warmers and… Read More Top 5 London Christmas Markets
We know Christmas. From the perfect tree right to the perfect decorations, we live and breathe the festive season all year round. One of our favourite parts of the holiday (excluding the trees of course!) is the array of themed food that makes it’s way onto our shelves. Those favourite ‘red-cups’ sneak into the stores,… Read More Food for Thought
No Christmas table is complete without the addition of some legendary crackers, and it was the one and only Tom Smith who bought them to us back in 1847. Taking a bit of inspiration from the Bon Bon, and a lot of inspiration from Paris, crackers started out with a twisted end, filled with a… Read More Crackers for Christmas
Babies. We love them. We want to squish them. We usually can’t wait to give them back to their parents. Christmas is a time when the little ones take centre stage, and here at Pines & Needles we LOVE to encourage the cuteness! First Christmases are such a big deal. They’re also a honeypot for… Read More Mistle-toes
Bonfire night starts the countdown to Christmas, and we couldn’t be more excited! So we’ve rounded up our favourite spots to catch some beautiful fireworks and start the festive season with a bang! NORTH LONDON Alexandra Place – Friday 4th November Harrow – Saturday 5th November Finchley – Saturday 5th November SOUTH LONDON Battersea –… Read More Start the festive season with a bang!