Swedish Angel Chimes and Christmas Candles.


Swedish Chimes Angel Carousel Christmas decorations at TAOS Gifts
Swedish Angel Chimes
Add the finishing touches to your Christmas decorations and create the perfect ambience with the warm glow from the candle and the gentle chimes from the carousel with one of our beautiful Swedish chimes.

The Silver Angel Carousel  is a nostalgic Christmas angel oversized tealight candle holder  made with silver coloured nickel-plated steel.

As the candle flame heats the carousel the Angels start to spin.

There are other styles and colours available including the father Christmas themed Silver Christmas Star Carousel, as the carousel spins Santa’s sleigh and the reindeer spin around, the carousel is finished of beautifully with a traditional Christmas Star on the top.

Add a little bit of magic to your Christmas display with the gentle chimes on the Swedish Christmas Chimes at TAOS Gifts with the beautiful swedish Chimes with 4 small candles to create an ambient glow while they heat the carousel, as it spins the chimes ring gently as they hit the little bell creating a subtle ding ding sound.

Watch the reindeer pull Father Christmas and his Sleigh around and around with gentle chimes on the Silver Father Christmas Chimes or watch as the Angels spin round and around on the original Swedish Angel Chimes Carousel.

Original Swedish Angel Chimes Christmas Decorations at TAOS Gifts
Dancing Angels and gentle bells

The Swedish Chimes are also available in a brass effect so you can mix and match to suit your colour scheme.

Replacement candles are available in handy packs of 20  in red, greenivory and white. Made by Shearer  Candles, they burn for up to 2 hours.

Shearer Candles also have a wide range of luxury scented candles ideal to give as Christmas gifts or to use at home to fill the home with seasonal scents.
Frankincense & Myrrh is a rich Arabian fragrance combining the oils of precious woods, spices, musk and vanilla, this triple wick candle comes in a stylish heavyweight glass jar and  a decorative gift box and has up to 40 hours of burn time.

Triple wick shearer candle, frankincense and myrrh at TAOS Gifts
frankincense and Myrrh triple wick candle

Shearer Candles Holly Berry and Clove is a deep red fragrance, spiced with cloves and cinnamon in a
stunning gold triple wick glass jar it adds glamour and decadence to your home or office.

Enjoy the rich and fruity scent of Oriental fig blended with warm festive spices with Shearer Candles Winter Fig, the  deep purple pillar candle gives you up to 85 hours of aromatic luxury!
Shearer Candles are made with quality waxes and oils to create the long-lasting fragrances.

We stock Shearer Candles hand poured scented candles in Spring Couture, Victorian Winter, Tropical Spa, Delice Aroma, On The Terrace and Highland Collection ranges, and they are available in a huge selection of filled tins, jars, glasses, tapers, pillars, votives, floating candles and tealights. Ideal gifts and finishing touches to your home decor there are colours, styles and scents to suit all tastes!

Beautiful Comfort Candle Gifts for Christmas


Comfort Candle Christmas Gift Sets at TAOS Gifts
Comfort Candle Christmas Gifts

Comfort Candles are a unique line of attractive candles with inspirational sayings.

They come packaged in a beautiful gift box which is ready to give. These versatile candles hold a tealight (included) and include a fashionable copper lid.

With the lid on or off any of the Comfort Candles will make a great gift for someone special and are a great home accessory.

Comfort Candles have a beautiful range designed especially for Christmas, each is supplied in a delightful “Ready to Give” Christmas presentation gift box containing a Christmas candle holder, tealight, hanging tasselled Christmas decoration and musical Christmas Gift Card.

Comfort Candles are hand coloured ceramic candle holders with a stone look in warm Tuscan shades of ochre and ivory.

The Family  Comfort Candle Christmas gift set reads “Let Peace be with you on Christmas and always” on the tealight holder and “Families share the spirit of the Holidays” on the tasselled Christmas Tree window decoration.

Christmas Comfort Candle, Mother beautiful gifts for all the family at TAOS Gifts
A Mothers Love is a true Gift

For Friends there is the stylish Friendship Christmas Candle with the same Peace message on the tealight holder  “Let Peace be with you Christmas and always” and the tree, Window decoration has the words “Friendship warms the heart at Christmas!. A beautiful gift for friends this Christmas.

To simply wish a very merry Christmas with one of our stunning Comfort Christmas Candles, the Merry Christmas Comfort Candle is suitable for everyone with the  simple, yet stylish Christmas message of Peace on the tealight holder while the decoration card reads “Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.”

A beautiful sentimental gift for Mums this Christmas, the Mother Christmas Comfort Candle is inscribed with the words “May the Holiday Season….warm your Heart” while the card reads “A Mother’s Love is a True Gift at Christmas”

For that very special someone this Christmas there is a sentimental message for them to, a gift to cherish, the Someone Special Christmas Comfort Candle has the words “May the Holiday Season….warm your Heart” inscribed on the tealight holder, and the decorative card reads “You are Someone Special to me”.

There are many other Comfort Candles available, all with beautiful messages, or words of comfort to give as gifts for any occasion, with their stylish designs they’ll suit all tastes.

At TAOS Gifts we have beautiful additional tea light candles with a difference, the Faerie Flames Tealights burn with a colourful flame! Choose either red, or green for a white tealight candle that burns with a colourful, unusual flame!

Faerie flame tealights at TAOS Gifts
Beautiful colourful flame

Each box contains six tea lights that  burn for up to 45 minutes and have an  usual
coloured flame.
Amaze your friends and family as the flame glows.
Ideal for dinner parties or relaxing baths.
Safe for use in tealight holders and burners.
For best effect wait a couple of minutes for the colour to develop, and turn out the lights!

The Faerie Flames Tealights are perfect additional gifts to give alongside the beautiful Christmas Comfort Candles.

At TAOS Gifts we have a beautiful range of novelty, stylish and aromatic candle gifts for Christmas, Birthdays and everything in between.

Dreaming of a White Christmas? Let it Snow!


Instant snow in a coan at TAOS Gifts
Instant snow, just add water!

If there’s one thing we can predict this Winter, it’s that the weather will be unpredictable!

If you’re hoping for a traditional,  romantic, dreamy, white Christmas this year make it happen!

Amaze your family as you open a can of Magic Instant Snow, simply add water for snow filled fun indoors or out! Each can will make a useful ‘one and a half litres’ of snow which can be used for  making Christmas snow scenes, decorating the tree and windows, sprinkling on the ‘presents display’ on Christmas eve and can be used in many more of your imaginative, festive creations. It looks and feels like real snow and when freshly made feels cold to the touch.

A sprinkle of Artificial Decorative Snow flakes can be used for decorating your Christmas tree, windows, shelves and anywhere else that requires a festive frosting, a little goes a long way, can be reused if care is taken. With light and fluffy realistic looking snowflakes, that have a glittery effect you can turn your home into a magical, sparkling winter scene in no time.

Beautiful Birch Hearts Snowmen Collectibles at TAOS Gifts
It's the Season of Happiness!
Add that extra special touch with one of our cheerful Birch Hearts Snowmen, a loveable range of snowman collectible figures which feature original birchwood accents, and a signature dangling snowflake.

The carved sentimental verse and attention to detail on each snowman adds a special touch, and is sure to warm your heart as well as your home.

Season of Happiness features three of the Birch Heart Snowmen standing together holding a Snowflake decorated Banner with the Season of Happiness message.

Winter Love is a romantic Birch Hearts Snowman collectible, the characters are sharing a gentle Christmas kiss, each holding a gift for the other behind their backs.

Not forgetting the Snowmen characters we mentioned earlier this year, the icy style of crisp white and silver is the snowy theme with Perfectly Presented Snowmen collectible figurines. A series of sentimentally inspired decorative Christmas figures and tea light holders in a delicate Winter white colour scheme.

Joy is just one of the jolly Christmas collectibles, a happy little snowman holding the word “Joy” in little twig hands.

Splay toy Snowball squidgy throwing toy at Taos Gifts
Splat! Fun Squidgy Snowballs

You can even have a snowball fight this year no matter what the Met office says, with  Splat Snowballs the fun never stops!

Ideal to pop into children’s Christmas stockings or to give as small gift, the Squidgy Throwing Toys are great fun for children of all ages.

Made from a jelly like substance and filled with swirling ‘snow’ pieces.

Throw it at a wall or window and watch as it hilariously splats and then reshapes ready to throw again!

Gloriously squidgy throwing toys that create an awesome ‘splat’ when they hit a window, before reforming their shape as they tumble down the glass.

Don’t wait for the North Wind to Blow, We Shall have Snow!

Nutty, Exotic, Rich, Plain or Fruity? Delicious Sweet Treats


Nutty Chocolate, Mr Toms chocolate peanut bar at TAOS gifts
Nutty Chocolate
Buying gifts for everyone can sometimes be tricky, but it’s hard to go wrong with delicious chocolate or other sweet treats.

At TAOS Gifts we have a huge range of snacks and treats for all those with a sweet tooth, there’s so much to choose from we can satisfy all your gift or party needs.

Mr Tom Chocolate Peanut Bar is bursting with nuttiness!

If you like the original Mr Tom Peanut Brittle Bar, you will love this modern chocolate twist, with small crunchy pieces of caramelised roasted peanuts covered in creamy milk chocolate in 25 bite sized pieces. Made in Germany by Hosta

For a delicious blend of exotic flavour mixed with nutty goodness SEBAHAT LOKOUM Deluxe Turkish Delight Mixed Nuts is just one of their blends to satisfy that nutty desire.

Delicious Turkish Delight filled with hazelnuts, pistachios and almonds, each piece covered in a dusting of icing sugar.
Lokoum evokes the refinement of the court of the sultans.  It’s origins go back to the 14th century.

Delicious, Luxury Turkish Delight by Sebahat Lokoum at TAOS Gifts
Exotic Turkish Delight made with only the finest ingredients

If the exotic appeals to you more than the nutty you’ll love  the Rose & Lemon Flavour SEBAHAT LOKOUM Deluxe Turkish Delight. Sweet sugar delights with subtle aromas, offering the delights of a dainty delicacy that will leave you reaching for more.
Made in Belgium by Sebahat from only the highest quality fruits and natural flavours, with the greatest respect for tradition, suitable for vegetarians.

A must for any Turkish Delight lover or sweet tooth, great hostess gift or thank you present.

You’ll find more fruity goodness in the Lemon, Orange and Strawberry Deluxe Turkish Delight from  Sebahat Lokoum, also made with high quality fruit and natural flavours, spoil yourself, you know you want to.

If you love Turkish Delight and also enjoy the fresh taste of Mint, then you will not be able to resist the gorgeous Minty taste of the Mint Turkish Delight by Sebahat Lokoum. Perfect to treat yourself, give as gifts or share during the party season.

Kimberlys of rangemore luxury handmade chocolate in gift box at TAOS Gifts
Luxury Handmade Champagne Truffles

Enjoy the rich luxury of Handmade  Chocolate from Kimberly’s of Rangemore, presented in pretty gift boxes with a ribbon there are various tempting flavours to choose from;

Coffee and Orange Fondant Creams a delicious box of Coffee Fondant Creams  with a sweet creamy coffee flavoured fondant smothered in rich dark chocolate and finished with a chocolate coffee bean and Orange Fondant Creams, tangy orange flavoured fondant encased in smooth dark chocolate and finished with a slice of jellied orange.

Rose and Violet Fondant Creams
Rose Fondant Creams contain a sweet rosewater flavoured fondant smothered in rich dark chocolate and finished with a pink sugared petal
Violet Fondant Creams are a delicious floral violet flavoured fondant encased in smooth dark chocolate and finished with a purple sugared petal
Supplied in a pretty coloured gift box containing 12 of the finest handmade in England milk chocolates.

See our website for many more delicious Handmade Kimberly’s of Rangemore Chocolates and Truffles.

Are you ready for 2012?


2012 Marvel Comic calendar at TAOS Gifts
Official Marvel Comics Calendar

Get organised early for the New Year with our fun, official character calendars, with bright designs and plenty of room to write those all important memos, dates,  appointments and birthdays. They are ideal stocking fillers for Christmas, and look fantastic hung on the home or office wall.

The 2012 Marvel Comics Official Calendar features all your favourite Marvel heroes including Superman, The Hulk, Spiderman, Iron Man, The Silver, Surfer, The Fantastic Four, X-Men, Thor and more!

Measuring approximately 30cm X 30cm with a full colour page for each month. It’s suitable for comic book fans of all ages!

The Official Doctor Who 2012 Calendar is a must for Sci Fi fans! Keep up to date with the new series, repeats and enjoy some of the best scenes from previous episodes with the 12  images.

The front page of the calendar features the Doctor, Amy and Rory in a reflection on the space suit helmet.

If you are shopping specifically for Doctor Who products have a look at out Dr Who Shop, as well as the official calendar there is a whole range of stationery as well as collectible Top Trump Cards.

Disney Club Penguin official 2012 calendar
Club Penguin

Club Penguin is a snow-covered, virtual world where children play games and interact with friends in the guise of colourful penguin avatars.

Members of the popular Disney site will love the Official Disney Club Penguin 2012 Calender.

Another popular online game for youngsters is Moshi Monsters, a virtual world where you can adopt your own Moshi Monster. You then care for the monster by solving puzzle games, which earn their monster virtual rewards called Rox.  Rox is then spent on virtual items like food, furniture and other treats and toys. Over time the monster will increases in level and can then  visit new locations in Monstro City.

Moshi Monster members will love the official Moshi Monster 2012 Calendar and will be able to use it to note important reminders for their virtual world.

Hello Kitty 2012 pretty pink calendar at TAOS Gifts
Hello Kitty

In pretty pastel pinks is the Official 2012 Hello Kitty Calendar, decorated with the famous little white Kitten, Ladybirds, Chicks Hearts, Butterflies and pretty patchwork flowers this calendar is a must for all Hello Kitty fans and collectors.

If you’re familiar with the phrase “Gotta Catch ’em all.” You’ll know all about Pokémon, they are  creatures of all shapes and sizes who live in the wild alongside humans.

We’ve captured a few here on the official Pokemon 2012 Calendar.

Pokémon are raised and commended by their owners. During their adventures, Pokémon grow and become more experienced and sometimes evolve into stronger Pokémon.

Pokémon fans, collectors, trainers and traders would love to organise their events on their own Pokémon character calendar this Christmas.

The Gruffalo and the Gruffalo’s Child Gifts and Stationery


money box with padlock the Gruffalo's Child character gifts at taos gifts
The Gruffalo's Child Money box
Fans of The Gruffalo will love the Stationery and gifts in our Gruffalo shop.  The brave little Gruffalo’s Child makes an appearance on some of our fantastic new products from Blueprint Stationery.

The Gruffalo’s Child Money Box has a small padlock to keep savings secure and is decorated with a scene from the Gruffalo’s Child;

The Gruffalo said that no Gruffalo should
Ever set foot in the deep dark wood…

But one wild and windy night the Gruffalo’s child ignores her Father’s warning and tiptoes out into the snow. After all, the Big Bad Mouse doesn’t really exist… does he?

The top of the tin has the words ” Out came the Moon, it was big and round”
Underneath that is the Gruffalo’s Child, the mouse, fox and snake wrapped around the tin.

The Gruffalo’s Child Money Savings Tin would be an ideal gift for Christmas encouraging youngster to save their money, keeping it safe and sound under the care of the Gruffalo’s Child (and a padlock).

Mix and match your Gruffalo Gifts and coordinate the look, the Gruffalo Money box would be an ideal gift given with the matching Gruffalo’s Child Pencil Case Tin, it is printed with the image of the Gruffalo’s Child and the Mouse in the woods on the lid. The Pencil case tin contains 10 small colouring pencils, a wooden pencil sharpener and a mini sized notepad with the Mouse and the Gruffalos Child on the cover.

Pencil case tin, The Gruffalo's Child colouring pencils, note pad, pencil sharperner TAOS Gifts
The Big Bad Mouse!
The Gruffalo’s Child also features on the brightly coloured fun, The Gruffalo’s Child Character Notebook.

A5 size soft backed book, with fun coloured cutout pages.

The book is divided into three sections, each with a different coloured paper, and a round hole at the top of each page.
Yellow: picture of the snake and gruffalo cake wording over the hole
Blue: picture of the owl and gruffalo pie wording over the hole
Green: picture of the fox and gruffalo tea wording over the hole

The Gruffalo’s Child Stationery Gift Box by Blueprint is a  collection of Gruffalo’s Child stationery items, stored in a beautifully made and decorated storage box with magnetic closure.

The Gift Box contains a die-cut shaped A6 sized Gruffalo’s Child shape and print notepad, 8 sheets of writing paper printed with the Gruffalo’s Child in the forest with Woodland Characters, 8 matching envelopes, pencil, pencil sharper and a sheet of stickers, all with a Gruffalo’s Child theme.

Once all the Stationery has been used, the box would be a wonderful keepsake box for Gruffalo fans.

The Gruffalo and other characters also feature on blueprint stationery, these HB wooden Gruffalo pencils with erasers are decorated with characters from the Gruffalo story and have a little Mouse dangler attatched with string. Ideal for school or home, perfect little stocking fillers or party bag gifts for budding artists.

Gruffalo Canvas Pencil case blueprint stationery at TAOS Gifts
Everyone is afraid of me
In a stylish Canvas Gruffalo printed pencil-case, is a perfect set of stationery for school projects or artistic creations at home.It contains six wooden colouring pencils, a wooden lead pencil, one ballpoint pen, a wooden 18cm ruler, wooden pencil sharper and a “poisonous wart” eraser. With custom-made sections inside to hold each item of stationery securely
There is also an additional zipped pocket on the outside of the case for storing dinner money or other Gruffalo goodies!

There are also notebooks, pads, pens, pencils and many other character gifts in TAOS Gifts Character Stationery section, ideal for home, school and office for children (and big kids) of all ages.

Dr Who Stationery Gift Ideas for Creative Time Lords


TARDIS Pencil Case Dr Who Stationary at TAOS Gifts
Time and Relative Dimension in Space ...for pencils
Dr Who needs no introduction, a popular series for generations of Science Fiction Fans.

Creative fans of all ages will love the Dr Who themed Stationery at TAOS Gifts.

The TARDIS (Time and Relative Dimension in Space)  has been a companion of the Doctor since she chose him on Gallifrey for being the only one mad enough to take her on their voyages of exploration.

At TAOS Gifts our biggest  TARDIS only has 3 dimensions, but it’s perfect for storing your pens and pencils while letting your creative artistic talent get to work sketching Dr Who adventures.

The fun large blue pencil case is in the shape of the TARDIS, and stands upright like the original.
With only three dimensions it measures approximately 17cm x 9cm x 9cm, the dimensions on the inside, unlike the real TARDIS are no big surprise, it’s all relative, but it does a fantastic job of storing pencils.

Mix and match your awesome Dr Who Stationery. Lead HB Pencils by Blueprint are supplied with a removable 3D Dalek topper, allowing you to recreate and reinvent wars gone by with the evil masters of warcraft with a history of battles  from Earth, Skaro, Exxilon to Spiridon, dare you let the Dalek control your pencil?

Creative writing gets a whole lot easier with the fun TARDIS Topper ballpoint pens by Blueprint. The TARDIS Topper is removable and the pen is printed with the Dr Who logo, a Dalek and a TARDIS.

Brilliant Dr Who A5 Spiral Notebook at TAOS Gifts Dr Who Shop
Let the Sonic Screwdriver inspire you!
Write down your latest adventures as you travel with the Doctor to new and unknown Worlds in the Dr Who A5 Spiral hardback notebook, decorated with Dr Who using his Sonic Screwdriver with the TARDIS behind him. Each page is lined and has a Dr Who watermark with a Time Lord and TARDIS picture on the corner of each page.

Ideal for home and school projects, your work is safe and sound protected by the Doctor (and the stylish hard cover).

If you need something slightly smaller the A6 Spiral notebook is just as handy, decorated with Daleks with the words Exterminate! Exterminate! Above them, this smaller notebook is also lined, with a watermark and has the Time Lord and TARDIS image on the corner of each page.

6 Piece Dr Who school stationery set at TAOS Gifts
6 Piece school set
In the 6 Piece pencil-case set you’ll find  a Dalek pencil-case, a ruler featuring the 11th Doctor and Amy Pond,a  ballpoint pen, pencil, Time Lord eraser and Dalek pencil sharpener.

For smaller notes and memos the scribble notepad set is ideal to pop in your bag or keep in your desk, it contains a small pocket-sized stationery set with plain paper jotter notepad, Time Lord eraser, pencil and Tardis pencil sharpener.
Jotter size approximately 15.5cm x 8.5cm
Ideal stocking fillers for any Sci-Fi fans this Christmas, also perfect for school and home work.

Once all the work is done, why not relax with a game of Dr Who 2011 Top Trumps Specials.
Join the Doctor, the last of the powerful Time Lords and his lively companion Amy Pond as they journey thorough time and space in the ever-indestructible TARDIS.

In this brand new edition of Doctor Who Top Trumps the Doctor has never faced such sinister enemies until he meets The Silence, but who has the biggest Monster Rating of all and are you brave enough to find out?