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You’ll want everything in Søstrene Grene’s big Christmas drop


by Penny Warnock
16th Nov 2019

Finally ready for some festive prep? Check out the Søstrene Grene Christmas drop.


While Søstrene’s first Christmas drop landed on shelves in late October, perhaps this side of Halloween the festive season might be slightly more palatable. With a snowy forecast on the horizon and Christmas lights ready for illumination, you may be just about ready for some holiday prep now, which is right on time for the Scandinavian brand’s final festive collection.

Festive table

Inspired by classical music and ballet, Søstrene’s collections have a running theme of harmony and joy which is embodied both in their designs and their pricing. Now with their final drop of the year, the chain has released their New Year’s collection filled with glittery gifts and festive table settings to get you in the party mood. Available in stores from November 21.

Søstrene Grene Christmas

Their new edition features three new sets of tableware as well as dainty champagne and wine glasses – ’tis the season and all that.

Porcelain tableware from €2.55

Søstrene Grene Christmas

Porcelain tealight holder €2.36

Crafty kitchen utensils

Focused on bringing people closer; the collection features a range of cooking utensils from cookie cutters to stamps to cute biscuit tins to evoke cosy moments at home.

Søstrene Grene Christmas

Roller with three patterns, €4.18

Søstrene Grene Christmas

Cookie stamp. available in two variants, €2.78

Picture yourself whipping up some festive treats to impress at the next party, fire lit and mulled wine gently simmering, accompanied by Christmas FM in the background.

Søstrene Grene Christmas

Metal biscuit tins, available in three variants, from €1.24

Never show up empty-handed

A great saying but slightly impractical, especially this time of year.

Søstrene Grene Christmas

Build your own gift basket with a selection of wrapping materials available in stores.

It can be difficult to be the ideal guest what with the sheer amount of parties taking place on top of the inevitable expenses that coincide with this time of year. Thankfully, Søstrene has got you covered and have included some helpful gifts that won’t do your wallet too much damage.

Søstrene Grene Christmas

Book with gift tags, boxes, decorations etc. 58 pages, €6.88

Søstrene Grene Christmas Wood baskets, available in two variants, €3.99

With an equal balance of creativity and practicality, Søstrene Grene hit the nail on the head when it comes to seasonal goodies. Pop into any of its Irish shops for the latest collection from November 21, including Georges Street, Dun Laoghaire, Blanchardstown, Cork, Limerick, Athlone, Belfast, Newry and Bangor. Now all that’s left for you is to grab some friends and get party-ready.


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