‘Twas the night before Christmas…

A Christmas Eve Box is a small box filled with gifts traditionally given to children the evening before Christmas Day. It’s a fairly new tradition in the UK, but it’s one that’s growing year on year, making Christmas Eve even more magical. Here’s our guide to the perfect Christmas Eve Box and exactly what to include to make the night before Christmas special!

The Box

Christmas Books



Reindeer Hooded Onesie, George Asda

Shark Onesie, John Lewis

Festive Pyjamas

Cosy Dressing Gowns

Organic Robes, Pure Earth Collection

Snuggle Up

Dream Blanket, aden + anais

Rainbow Quilt, Kabode

Christmas Films

The Snowman, Amazon

Delicious Food & Drink

Gingerbread House Kit, Daylesford

Soft Toys

Fox, Rachel Riley

Steiff Cosy Year Bear

Peter Rabbit Christmas Soft Toy, Beatrix Potter Gifts by Enesco

Plush Monkey, Matchstick Monkey

Knitted Orange Diplodocus, Best Years


Christmas Decoration

Snow Gnome 2021, Gift Giving All Wrapped Up

Bits for Father Christmas

Christmas Eve Puzzle Board, Personalisation Boutique

Santa’s Magic Key, Not on the High Street

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