Category Archives: Gifts

The Travelling Souk is a shopping destination

Life is exciting when there is a new arrival about to be born, perhaps a niece or nephew or grandchild, however, you might be looking for the perfect gift for the new arrival having walked the high street and not found anything suitable. I have found a website that offers fabulous unusual baby gifts so sit [...]

Christmas is a time for giving

Christmas time is around the corner, within a few months, children all over the world will be celebrating the Birth of Christ.  I decided to change things around in our family this year and have a look into some old fashioned or vintage toy ideas. Many of us with remember way back when we had [...]

Christmas shopping just go easy

With just over a month to Christmas there isn’t a better time to start planning your shopping list. The high street will be buzzing with last minute shoppers all trying to find the perfect Christmas gift. Why not beat the crowds and buy online. The Travelling Souk has a wide range of fabulous original gifts [...]

This wonderful garden pail

This wonderful garden pail is made from jute and canvas, it features strong jute handles and six pockets around the outside, perfect for gloves, tools etc….  It is an extremely useful piece of gardening equipment and the perfect gift for a keen gardener.  30cm high. The Carrier Company is a vendor on The Travelling Souk where you [...]

Save you knees with a Garden Kneeler

Our garden kneeler was chosen by Alan Titchmarsh as best buy for Christmas, featured in Gardeners World magazine. It is very thick, making it comfortable to kneel or sit on and made from tough waterproof and rotproof canvas.  It features a jute handle, for hanging up, and a front pocket for storage.  44cm long, 22cm wide,5cm [...]

Cashmere Poncho by Plum Trading

Plum Trading’s Cashmere poncho is the ultimate necessity for every woman’s wardrobe! This was Plum Trading’s first ‘baby’ and has exceeded our expectations. It can be worn in multiple ways; as a poncho, belted, as a scarf, as a wrap, as a snood are just a few examples. Be warned, once you have one you will [...]

Valentines Gifts: Recycled Sailcloth Bottle Bags

Looking for Valentines Gifts yet?  We picked this one out because we just love the romantic connotations. Can you imagine drinking a glass of champagne on a beautiful beach with the one you love listening to the gently rolling waves – the only adornment would be this unusual Recycled Sailcloth Bottle Bag. If you are  not near [...]

Christmas Stocking Filler Ideas

We are trying to make it easy for you last minute shoppers! Strictly speaking stocking fillers need not be just for the Santa sack; they can also be perfect for a proper present for anyone. Here are some of our ideas. The ever popular Set of 6 Jewel Coloured Teaspoons, were promoted by The Evening Standard [...]

Festive candles

Are you thinking of doing something different this year for Christmas? May we suggest making your festive table resemble a snowy forest putting your guests, whether friends or family into the party mood. These Snow Pine Cone Candles twinkle and look fabuous when mixed with the little Pine Cone Tealight Candles. Add a few ivy or holly [...]

Unusual Christmas gifts

Are you tired of getting your loved ones the same presents Christmas after Christmas? Has the festive period become a little bit like déjà vu? Then this year take a look at The Travelling Souk for some more unusual Christmas gifts. Unique is what we’re all about. Our collection of sellers and designers have been [...]