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  • Corporate gifts - treats for your team

    Given one third of our lives are spent working, it's super important work is a happy place to be. We love putting together bespoke corporate gift b...
  • Meet the team: Becky

    Well hello! Becky is the face behind Eliza & ted gift boxes. Tell us more about you... I'm a mum of three (plus a bump), including 2 year old ...
  • Last minute gifts for Mother's Day

    We love treating our mums, because let's be honest, being a mum is a full-time job! We have Mother's day gifts for mums-to-be, gifts for new mums and mums who have been treated for many years.

    This year we have put together our biggest selection of treats for mums this Mothers Day. At a range of prices, from letterbox mothers day gifts, to bigger Mother's Day hampers, we have the perfect thoughtful gift for your mum!

  • New baby gifts - our top picks of treats for little people

    Everyone deserves a treat, especially super squishy newborns. We've rounded up some of our favourite new baby gifts and presents for new mums, including new mum hampers.
  • Meet the maker - International Women's Day special

    Today's IWD Q&A comes from playHOORAY! Founder, Claire Russell

    Claire's playPROMPT cards can be found in our New Parent Gift Box, a perfect new baby gift idea. If our selection of ready to go gift boxes aren't what you are looking for, you can create your own baby hamper or create your own gift box with a selection of treats from small businesses.

  • Meet the maker - International Women's Day special

    International Women's Day (8 March) is a day to celebrate women's achievement, raise awareness against bias and take action for equality.

    Over the next few days we will introduce you to some of the women behind Eliza & ted gift boxes. Their products feature in our birthday gift boxes, self care subscription boxes, mother's day gift boxes, create your own gift boxes, new baby gifts and more (you get idea, they are in every gift box!).

  • Treats for mums this Mother's Day

    Mums deserve a treat all year round, but especially on Mother's Day. We've rounded up some of our favourite gifts and treats to help pamper your mum this Mother's Day. 
  • Happy birthday March babies!

    March babies, it's your birthday month and celebrating your birthday in person seems very possible. What a excellent birthday treat.

    We love celebrating, and in March the wider Eliza & ted family will be celebrating a 2nd birthday, a 30th birthday and a 60th birthday! Apart from the gift of having friends and family in one place to say (or sing) happy birthday, here are our favourite birthday gift ideas.

  • Corporate gifting - treat your team this employee appreciation day

    Teams make a successful business. Yes a great leader or two is important, but really the quality of the team and how they work together are crucial for success. This year Employee Appreciation Day takes place on 4 March. This is the time to say thank you  and give your amazing team a thank you gift - studies show that teams that receive recognition and reward for their hard work perform better.

    Here are our top tips on corporate gifts and how to say thank you to your team at work...
  • Self care in the new post-covid world

    We always say self care is important but after two years of lockdowns and restrictions, it's more important than ever. As England looks to remove all restrictions and move to the new post-covid way of living, it's ok if you're apprehensive. 

    Here are a few self care tips to ease into the new normal.

  • Our top tips for treating new mums this Mother's Day

    Pregnancy followed by lots of sleepless nights means new mums deserve a (big) treat this Mother's Day! The first Mother's Day is such a special occasion. Here are our top tips for treating new mums this Mother's Day (from a sleep-deprived mum of twins!).