Generous Britons are seeking out inventive, thoughtful ways to brighten the day of friends and loved ones during the coronavirus lockdown – with Hampshire artisan candle maker Chalk and Cheese reporting its letterbox gifts have surged in popularity since the March stay at home order.
Designed to fit safely through a standard letterbox with no contact needed, the beautiful hampers contain a custom selection of hand poured soy candles and wax melts in a choice of premium heavenly fragrances including sweet jasmine, sparking wine and clementine, lemon meringue, tropical coconut and rhubarb and custard. Each is carefully packed in environmentally packaging with a custom gift note.
Michelle Tuckwell, founder of Chalk and Cheese said,
“In the middle of so much uncertainty, it’s wonderful to think that our letterbox hampers are bringing happy post to so many people around the country! We’ve had so many customers contacting us because they wanted to bring a smile to a friend or loved one who they can’t see due to the nationwide lockdown. We’re delighted that our hampers are bringing joy to homes around the country. It’s truly lovely to be a part of.”
There are 17 different Chalk and Cheese letterbox hampers to choose from, including a new Rainbow Heroes Personalised Tea Light and Wax Melt gift box designed for NHS staff. The custom packaging features a colourful rainbow, which has become a symbol of hope and gratitude for frontline workers. Other options include A Treat Just for You, Distance Means So Little, Thinking of You, Sending You A Huge Hug and Birthday Love.
Each gift box contains four artisan soy tea lights and six wax melts in a choice of fragrances. There is also the option to add a custom message to the recipient or, send just tea lights or just wax melts.
Prices start from £12.95 with free UK shipping to the recipient.
To find out more, visit Chalk and Cheese, based in Oakley, Hampshire, who have been more than a decade in the premium personalised gift industry. Their candles and wax melts are personally developed and designed by owners Michelle and Chris to create beautiful artisan candles, made with unique blends of high-end scents and a lot of love, complimented with unique, playful environmentally-friendly packaging and personalised gift wrap options.