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We’re nuts about these!!


TAOS Gifts have just got stock of a new yummy chocolate range from Hider Foods, and we are seriously impressed about the quality and taste.

Our favourite in the range has to be the Orange and Macadamia Clusters, they are made from chopped up pieces of almonds and macadamia nuts mixed with fruity orange peel and covered in the creamiest milk chocolate. Each bag contains 95g, enough for 2 generous servings, you could always share a bag with a friend…

Other flavours in the range include Raspberry and Yogurt Clusters covered in white chocolate, Jumbo Raisins covered in white and milk chocolate and Salted Pretzels covered in milk chocolate.  They are all priced at £2.50 a bag except the pretzels which are only £1.50 each. Treat yourself, you deserve it!

Milka Chocolate Easter Eggs


mk800 assorted newThis year we are stocking lots of yummy Milka chocolate mini eggs for Easter. There is a 400g assorted Gift Box available as well as three varieties of small 100g bags of Dime, Biscuit and Milk chocolate mini eggs.

The assorted Gift Box contains an assortment of approximately 50 milk praline, milk, white, milk biscuit and white praline chocolate mini eggs. A really great assortment of eggs to suit all tastes, ideal for adults or children this Easter.
What’s your favourite mini eggs in this box? We love the traditional creamy Milk chocolate mini eggs but to be honest there are not any in the box that we don’t like!!mk eggs all 3

The small 100g bags of Dime, Biscuit and Milk contain approximately 12 eggs each, all eggs are 3cm in size making them ideal for children.

The mini egge are also ideal for all round little sweet treats (whilst stocks last of course), but you may find it hard not to eat them all in one sitting….

Hula Hooping The Easy Way


Slot Together Hula Hoop
Slot Together Hula Hoop

Brightly coloured adjustable Hula Hoop for children of all ages, suitable for adults too, well we can’t let the children have all the fun.

E29472_800 hulaThe Hula Hoop is made from eight slot together sections, you can use six, seven or eight sections to make three different sizes of Hula Hoop from 57cm to 75cm in diameter.  Ideal for a growing child.

Each section of the Hula Hoop is brightly coloured and simply slides into another piece to create an unbroken plastic loop and it comes in a smart gift box. Go outside and play!

V&A Inspired Shearer Candles


The V&A archives hold millions of amazing artifacts, including world class collections of glass, textiles, graphics, photography and fashion, offering a wealth of inspiration to designers and manufacturers.

The V&A Collection by Shearer Candles introduces a set of 4 scented candles and reed diffusers taking inspiration from one of the most innovative Arts and Crafts designers, Charles Annesley Voysey (1857 – 1941). Voysey was an English architect, furniture and textile designer famed for his highly original style. This range draws upon a design for a wallpaper by C.F.A Voyset, England about 1900.   © Victoria and Albert Museum.

In the range there is a 60 hour Scented Candle in a decorative glass jar, and a 200ml Reed Diffuser, both beautifully presented in a stylish gift box that is sure to impress your recipient. The Reed Diffuser also comes as a handy Refill Set complete with a 200ml bottle of fragranced oil and a set of replacement reeds, so you need not despair when it has run out.

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Each product is available from TAOS Gifts  in the following four scents, something to suit all tastes:

  • Angelica – a rich, sultry oriental vanilla layered with dark patchouli and a hint of sweet amber
  • Ebony – a fresh top note of grapefruit and mandarin enriched with a floral and spicy heart, with a fine amber and warm vanilla base
  • Heliotrope – green, floral top notes start your sensual trip through a floral garden ending with a warm, woody and musky background
  • Rose Geranium – floral scented base and a zingy lemon top note with a hint of black pepper enriched with a floral heart on a base of clary sage

Treat Mum This Mother’s Day


Mothering Sunday in the UK is on 10th March 2013, so you still have time to buy Mum a little something special.

At TAOS Gifts we have a large range of Mother’s Day Gifts starting at less than £1, whether it is just a little thank you gift or something larger, you are sure to find a perfect gift for your Mum.

We love these Springtime Daffodils Chocolates from Gwynedd Confectioners, four cute little flowers each one decorated by hand, we can bet they wont last as long as the real thing though! Or perhaps your mum prefers Nougat, we have 100g bars of soft Italian nutty nougat available in many flavours including chocolate, lemon and fruity flavours, or if she is a Fudge fiend, then we recommend one of our 3 packs of Fudge Kitchen Gourmet Fudge gift boxes, simply select the 3 flavours you prefer into your basket and we will do the rest.

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If your mum doesn’t have a sweet tooth or prefers not to eat sweet things, then we have lots of sweet smelling treats for the bath from Bath Bubble & Beyond, including Bath Fizzers, Bath Marbles and Bath Tarts. They are all available in a large range of sweet and floral scents to suit all tastes.

For something a little longer lasting we have a large range of scented candles from WoodWick Candles and Wax Lyrical, or you could choose your favourite figurine from the More Than Words collection by Arora Design.

My Pedigree Pals Dog Figurines With Money-Box


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Beautiful Border Collie

If you are looking for the perfect gift for the dog lover in your life, the these beautiful My Pedigree Pals From Arora Design are ideal!

Each  breed of dog is smooth to the touch with a highly polished nose and comes supplied in a special presentation tin that is also a money-box with the specific breeds information details, that’s two wonderful dog collectible gifts in one!

This beautiful Black and White Border Collie From Arora Design is 16cm long, the character of the breed captured beautifully.

This beautiful dog comes in  a money-box tin that measures 22.5cm x 12cm, with a little bone shaped money slot with information about the Border Collie breed one side and an image of the figurine on the other side.

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Cocker Spaniel Pedigree Pal Gift Money Box Tin

Just look at the wonderful expression on the gorgeous My Pedigree Pal Cocker Spaniel Figurine From Arora Design, his nose in the air with a look of quiet contentment, his long ears have distinctive wavy fur and his coat is stunning!

The My Pedigree Pals Cocker Spaniel is 10cm tall and the money-box tin it is supplied in measures 16 x 12cm.

Boxers are comical characters!

Just looks at the expression on My Pedigree Pals Boxer by Arora Design. This beautiful Boxer sits with his head tilted in a quizzical manner, and expression ever Boxer owner knows so well captured perfectly in this stunning 14.5cm tall figurine.

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German Shepherd

With its ever-alert ears pointing upwards the loyalty and devotion of the intelligent German Shepherd is captured wonderfully on Arora designs My Pedigree Pal German Shepherd.

This beautiful dog sits with its head tilted looking upwards with an expression of quiet contentment on its face.

 

This is just a small sample of the wonderful My Pedigree Pals available at TAOS Gifts, have a browse through our shop for all the breeds available as well as many other quality canine collectibles for dog lovers.

 

Mad Beauty Q Tickles Condition Cuticles And Nails


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Almond Q Tickles

Mad Beauty Q Tickles is a brand new range of luxurious cuticle conditioning oil in beautifully presented and practical slanted bottles.

The angled body of the bottle makes applying the oil so much easier, and the infused flowers inside are so pretty you will want to leave them out on display.

Q Tickles nourishes and conditions your nails with natural mineral oil, vitamin E and essential oils.

For best results apply twice a day to clean, unvarnished nails and massage the oil into your cuticles and nails to leave them smelling wonderful and feeling fabulous!

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Sweet Lavender Q Tickles

There are many scents and colours to choose from!

Give yourself a relaxing manicure with the Sweet Lavender Q Tickles Cuticle and Nail Oil or nourish them with the bright and beautiful bottle of Mad Beauty Q Tickles Almond Scented Oil.

If you are feeling fruity why not try the mouth-watering scent of Mad Beauty Q Tickles Banana and Strawberry Nail and Cuticle Oil?

Or mix and match to have the whole collection of  colourful flower-filled and super stylish Mad Beauty Q Tickle Nail and Cuticle Conditioners on display on your dresser.

There are a small sample below to show you just how good they look, put them all together and they are blooming beautiful!

Q Tickle Nail and Cuticle oil from Mad beauty at TAOS Gifts
Beautiful Q Tickles!

You’ll find many more in stock at TAOS Gifts as well as many more fun and funky cosmetics and beauty accessories from the Mad Beauty Range.

The beautiful and novel presentation of Mad Beauty Products makes them ideal to give as gifts as well as perfect pampering treats for yourself.

Zubber Rubber Creative Kits


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Create Colourful Charms

Zubber is a brilliant new moulding material that comes in various bright colours.

Mould it just like standard play dough and then wait for it to set.

Once Zubber has set it becomes a rubbery bouncy creation for unlimited fun!

There are various Zubber  sets available including the  Zubber Rubber Charm Maker.

A fun and easy way to make charms for jewellery, gifts for friends or mobile phone accessories Zubber Style!

The Zubber Rubber Charm Maker Kit includes a mould for you to create pretty Butterflies, Hearts, Teddy Bears and Gems, two bracelet strings so you can make your own jewellery. spoons to blend your Zubber and 2 pots of  coloured Zubber.

The mould is reusable and can be used an infinite number of times, and with refill Zubber packs available there is no end to the bouncy Zubber fun!

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Bounce and catch!

With geometric shapes as well as the traditional round bouncy ball the Zubber Bounce and Catch Bouncy Ball Maker Kit is fantastic fun for children of all ages from 5 years old and upwards.

The kit comes with three tubs of Zubber, three fantastic shaped, reusable Zubber moulds, 2 spoons and three catching cones.

You can make multi-coloured bouncy balls in ball shapes, over and over again with the reusable mould and the refill kits available, the possibilities are endless!

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Animal Magic

How about some animal magic?

Young animal lovers will adore the fantastic Zubber Pet Maker!

Create little cats and dogs, with little paw prints and bones in a rainbow of colours, bouncy playful pets with no mess!

There is never-ending fun to be had with Zubber creations, and once you’ve created your product it sets just like rubber, so you can cherish (and bounce) your creations forever!

The Zubber Refill Kits come in a wonderful range of primary and tropical colours, so you can keep creating wonderful Zubbery Rubbery creations over and over again!

Great Ideas For Fathers Day 17 June 2012


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Dad Novelty Chocolate

Fathers Day is on the 17th of June this year, that means there is plenty of time to find the perfect gift.

Let Dad know you love him  with a simple message spelt out in chocolate with our Novelty Chocolate Squares Gift Pack, 75g of delicious milk and white chocolate decorated with the letters D.A.D. and a love heart at the end.

If dad has a sweet tooth and enjoys the occasional Jack Daniels, he will love the Gardiner’s of Scotland
Jack Daniel’s Whiskey Fudge Gift Box.

A generous measure of Jack Daniel’s Tennessee sippin’ whiskey is added to every batch of fudge, which is then individually wrapped to maintain freshness.
The  carton contains approximately 250g of sweet creamy fudge that every Jack Daniels fan will love!

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Racing meerkats

If Dad is a big fan of racing and a big kid at heart, you can keep him amused for hours with this fantastic Pair Of Wind Up Racing meerkats!

These brightly coloured characters have a key on their sides, just wind them up, place them on a smooth surface and let the fun begin!

If you are feeling brave enough, you could train his brain with the novelty Old Age Brain Trainer, Assemble Your Own Zimmer Frame.

It comes with a sand timer so you can race to see who can build it the fastest, with 38 pieces to assemble and a score card to help you keep track of speeds.

dads toy fund stonewitwords piggy bank at taos gifts
For Fun Savings!

Instead of saving for a rainy day, encourage Dad to save for something that he really wants with this cute and collectible little Piggy Bank.

Made by Stonewitwords Stoneware the Dads Toy Fund Piggy Bank is a high quality, beautifully glazed collectible money-box in a traditional Piggy Bank style, it comes supplied in its own quality gift box making it an ideal gift for Dad.

Natural Skin Care From Bath Bubble and Beyond


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Soothe Your Skin
Keep your skin soft and smooth all day with the new soap from  Bath Bubble and Beyond.

The Aloe Vera Gentle Soothing Soap is so gentle it can be used on the most delicate skin, even on the face.

Aloe Vera is a natural product that has been used in skin care products for centuries, known for its gentle healing properties, it can soothe most skin irritations.

The Bath Bubble  and Beyond Aloe Vera Soap has been handmade with the finest ingredients, the Aloe Vera and Glycerine ensure your skin stays gently moisturised all day with no irritation.

The soothing Aloe Vera is ideal for sensitive and dry skin types.

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Natural Antibacterial Protection

If you tend to suffer from problem, combination skin, then the  Bath Bubble Beyond and Tea Tree Oil Soap with its totally natural antibacterial properties could be the perfect soap for your skin type.

The Handmade Tea Tree Oil Soap contains tea tree essential oils, giving you a rich, luxury lather with a gentle scent of Tea Tree.

Bath Bubble and Beyond Handmade Tea Tree Soap is gentle enough to use all over your body, the Tea Tree Oil naturally protects your skin from outbreaks and blemishes while the glycerin prevents your skin from drying out too much.

Alternatively if you are just looking for a luxurious relaxing soak in the bath to soothe and unwind while soaking in delicious scents, the Bath Bubble and Beyond have just what you need!

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Baby Powder Scented Fizzer

Bath Bubble and Beyond Bath Fizzers come in a wonderful range of scents, from the delicate and popular scent of Baby Powder, to the romantic and sensual scent of Rose.

There are also mouth-watering scents to tease your taste buds!

Soak in scents to stir your memories such as Rhubarb and Custard.

Sweet creamy vanilla floats high over a base of rich, fruity flavours. It’s strikingly familiar, like a visit from an old friend, great for reminiscing and a comfort and remedy to bring cheer if you’re feeling the blues.

Or think of all the fun of the Fair  with Bath Bubble and Beyond Toffee Apple, imagine exciting rides, bright lights and candy floss.

These sweet-smelling bath fizzers have a fresh apple and caramel scent that evokes bygone days, a wonderful way to relax!