Days 7-8: Basic Bitch | The Independent Christmas Advent Calendar

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I made a pledge this year to go 100% independent Christmas. 

And now we're back from outta space for Round 3.

Today's round-up solves the problem of:

The Gift purchase for your Basic Mate.

They spend too long on hashtags. Have a pair of Ivy Park leggings and a water bottle from Love Island (guilty).

But fear not independent shoppers. Step away from Kylie Jenner's lipgloss. 

Disclaimer *if you do not vibe small, creative businesses please unsubscribe.*

Let's open up days 7 and 8.

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For the Basic Beginner. 

"Offbeat accessories poking fun at the picture-perfect Instalifestyle"
False Friends have designed accessories that speak to my inner Kardashian.
Earrings, keyrings and others - I challenge this brand not to make you - or your recipient smile. 

U OK Hun? Earrings £8.50 from

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Putting the extra into Xmas.

You either have a pal who would get this or you don't. (I’m hoping for your sake that you do).

For the budding Regina George - or Craig Revel Horwood (below).

Get in Loser, we're going shopping. 

Jumper £30 from Hello Dodo

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There you have it.

Go forth and purchase small business supporters.

If you want more, head over to our Conscious Christmas Guide for more loveable independent buys or open some more doors here.

ThingsDaisy Hill