The best Not On The High Street gifts

Not On The High Street Gifts

by Samantha Ball |
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If you're looking for thoughtful gifts for mums and dads, or even for the kids, then these Not On The High Street gifts will be a wonderful solution for your gift buying.

Whether it's Not On The High Street Christmas gifts that you're looking for or just a general present for a celebration in the year, there are hundreds of options to choose from. Including personalised items, hampers and even letter box gifts.

Best Not On The High Street gifts at a glance:

Best keepsake Not On The High Street gifts: Fingerprint Steel And Leather Keyring - buy here from NOTHS.
Best photo Not On The High Street gifts: Personalised Pop Out Photo Album In A Box - buy here from NOTHS.
• Best bauble Not On The High Street Christmas gifts: Personalised Family Door Bauble - buy here from NOTHS.

From Not On The High Street gifts for her, to gifts for dad too, you can find the best gifts for family and friends with Mother & Baby.

Best keepsake Not On The High Street Gifts

The Fingerprint Steel And Leather Keyring makes a great gift for a loved one. It's personalised with a loved ones fingerprint, and can even have a personal message or their own handwriting on it too. There's also six leather colour options to choose from!

Our Commercial Content Writer, Samantha, said: "I bought this as a gift for my dad with my brothers thumbprint on. The quality was incredible and he absolutely loved it. The handwriting of my brother's name was identical too. I ended up ordering two more for my mum and sister in law because they loved it too! Delivery was also really quick, and the customer service was great."


  • Different coloured leather options
  • Completely personalised
  • Option to have printing kit


  • You have to remember to send over your prints
Dimensions:3.5 x 2cm
Material:Leather and metal
  • Personalised key ring
  • Print kit optional
  • Option to have handwriting

Best necklace Not On The High Street Gifts

The Family Eternal Ring Birthstone Necklace makes a wonderful gift for mums. With a choice of metal, chain length and even the option to add a personalised message, you can choose up to four birthstones of the people she cares about!

One review said: "I am going on the opinion of the recipient who was delighted with the gift." Another customer wrote: "Beautiful and affordable necklace for a retirement gift."


  • Can customise a message on the necklace
  • Choose up to 4 birthstones
  • Gift wrap optional


  • Shouldn't wear in water
Chain length:36, 45 or 55cm
Eternal ring size:2cm
Disc charm size:2cm
Birthstone sizes:0.6cm
Material:Silver, champagne gold or rose gold plated
  • Up to 4 birthstones
  • Choice of metal
  • Choice of chain length
  • Personalised with message

Best photo Not On The High Street Gifts

The Personalised Pop Out Photo Album In Box can be personalised with up to six photos, or up to 22 if you wanted! You can add names, a date and even a personalised message to the box. It makes a thoughtful gift for someone you love.Personalised Wooden Bear Clock Puzzle

One review said: "Quality of box was perfectly described. Very happy with it as a birthday gift to a friend." Another wrote: "Beautifully presented and even better than expected. Made a great memento for a good friend."


  • Add up to 22 photos
  • Completely personalised
  • Thoughtful gift


  • Additional cost for more than 6 photos
Box dimensions:9 x 9cm
Photo dimensions:7.5 x 7.5cm
  • Personalised message
  • Add special date
  • Gift wrap optional

Best toy Not On The High Street Gifts

Helping to teach time, number recognition and problem solving, the Personalised Wooden Bear Clock Puzzle is a lovely gift. The subtle design can even be personalised with a child's name.

One review said: "Such a beautiful wooden clock with a bear shaped face & different coloured numbered & shaped blocks that fit into each hour of the clock."


  • Personalised with child's name
  • Beautiful design
  • Helps teach time and number recognition


  • Could lose puzzle pieces
Dimensions:26 x 21 x 2.2cm
Material:Plywood, MDF
Suitable for ages:12+ months
  • Hour and minute hands
  • Shaped puzzle numbers
  • Bear design

Best thoughtful Not On The High Street Gifts

Perfect for new parents, the New Parents Date Box includes 26 ideas for family and couple dates. It's the perfect way for parents to stay connected after having a baby and a way to spend some quality time together too.

One review said: "Perfect little present for new parents, brought this for a couple who are due to have their first baby." Another wrote: "This is such a lovely idea, well made, well packaged and thoughtfully produced. My daughter and her partner were delighted."


  • Colour coded
  • Includes family activities too


  • Might not want to do all date night suggestions
Dimensions:12.5 x 17 x 3.5 cm
Material:Card and paper
  • Letter box size
  • 26 x ideas

Best Not On The High Street Christmas gifts

Best bauble Not On The High Street Christmas gifts

The perfect gift for someone's first Christmas in their new home, the Personalised Family Door Bauble features a customised, festive front door and banner with the family name. There are ten door styles and colours to choose from.

One review said: "I just love this. It's great to have a Christmas bauble is individual and special to my household." Another wrote: "Great customer service when I had to contact the seller. It's beautifully made and is a gift my sister in law will be delighted with."


  • Completely personalised
  • Choose door style and colour


  • Won't be able to use as decor until next year if gifting

Best baking Not On The High Street Christmas gifts

The Fudgy Chocolate Brownies Baking Kit is a delicious gift for mini bakers. The kid-friendly kit is easy to follow with all the ingredients pre-weighed. It's a wonderful family activity too.


  • Easy to use
  • Delicious treats


  • Shelf life is only 3 months

Samantha Ball is a Commercial Content Writer and freelanced for the Mother&Baby website for two years before joining the team full-time. She's a mum of two and loves browsing for the best products and cute outfits.

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