Searching for an antidote to online shopping this Christmas and want to step away from the internet to buy your presents on the high street? Look no further than Bath for a very special shopping experience. A range of shops in the city offer uniquely personal, bespoke experiences, taking the stress away from shopping this festive season.
For a five-star, bespoke service when buying clothes, some stores go the extra mile. Gabucci Menswear offers beautiful, fashionable pieces – think on-trend European style and sharp tailoring, with a personalised approach, ensuring the fit is just right.
Loake Shoemakers understand the importance of good footwear. Providing affordable luxury for all, their range of brogues, Oxfords, loafers and boots are all made to consistently high standards – you can even get your current shoes cleaned whilst browsing for a new pair.
DuoBoots also offer a fabulous range of women’s footwear in a wide range of calf sizes, with their friendly team offering a bespoke fitting service, ensuring you walk away with a spring in your step.
Scents and Sparkles
For that something special, Penhaligon’s is a luxury perfume house offering men’s and women’s fragrances, candles and grooming products. Enter into an indulgently aromatic world of tailored service and have a bespoke Fragrance Profiling experience, helping you find your signature scent.
Special, sparkling jewellery is the name of the game at Nicholas Wylde Goldsmith, an award-winning, independent designer jeweller offering stunningly unique collections. They specialise in personalised pieces designed and handmade on the premises.
The perfect festive tipple is easy to find in Bath. Spirit lovers can head to The Whisky Shop, where their knowledgeable, passionate staff ensure you leave with confidence in your chosen bottle.
For something a little lighter but no less warming, T2 Tea, on New Bond Street, offer experimental takes on classic flavours, providing samples of their new blends and popular brews.
Great Gifts for Children
Little ones can have a special shopping experience of their own at My Small World. Playtime is all the time at this award-winning toy shop in SouthGate, with knowledgeable, fun staff who are experts in matching the right toy to the right child.
This post was produced in partnership with Bath Business Improvement District.