Desi-Owned Christmas Gift Guide: Gifts for Kids

The British Bindi team has handpicked inspiring desi-owned brands to help support shopping local this Christmas 🎄 whilst highlighting creative entrepreneurs in our community.

Christmas is all about the kids! Browse our adorable gift ideas for little ones:

Mindful Champs

Their mission is to bring Mindfulness to the lives of children through their products, supporting them to develop a growth mindset, understand their emotions better, discover their inner world and express themselves in a healthy way!

Instagram – @mindfulchamps

The Mindful Me Journal for kids

  • 3 month daily journal (for children aged 6-12 years) that enables kids to foster positive, healthy and mindful practices, resulting in the development of happy, compassionate, confident and resilient children!
  • The journal gives children fundamental Mindful tools and practices which are profoundly beneficial for their mental health and overall well-being.
  • Created based on scientific research and evidence suggesting that journaling supports children’s overall mental health and well-being.
  • For just 5 minutes a day, children are encouraged to express gratitude, positively condition their thinking, explore and reflect on their emotions, practice self love, and so much more!

Inside the Journal

  • Inspiring Quotes
  • Gratitude Lists
  • Emoji of the Day
  • Achievement Tick Lists
  • Positive Thinking Statements
  • Thoughtful Questions
  • Affirmations
  • Positive Personality Traits
  • Quote of the Day
  • Weekend Self Love and Gratitude Challenges
  • Fun illustrations and free writing spaces for children to get creative
  • Includes emoji stickers for rewards and a ribbon bookmark

Something Flora

Something Flora is a handmade business, specialising in cultural frames, bespoke hair accessories for children and gemstone bracelets.

Instagram – @somethingflora

All items are made in house, and a lot of love and care goes into each item that is made. Specialists in developing bespoke hair accessories for your special events.

A to Z Nursery Decor

Every child is unique & their aim is to create bespoke prints for your little one’s room or playrooms.

Instagram – @a2znurserydecor

‘I started AtoZ Nursery Decor in July 2020 during my maternity leave & used the initials of my biggest inspirations for the name; Aari & Zane, my sons.  I’ve always had a passion for design and creating AtoZ Nursery Decor felt like the most natural step.’

Whether you’re looking for personalised name & initial prints, educational prints, iconic children’s quote prints or Ink-less hand & footprint kits, they’ve got you covered.
With over 100 happy customers so far, they’ve been able to brighten up rooms across the globe including Australia, USA, Europe as well as our very own UK. Their dream is to keep this going & see more of their prints in your homes.

Gifted by Kiran

They create beautiful customised hampers to suit all occasions.

Instagram – @giftedbykiran

‘I decided to start up GiftedbyKiran during lockdown. During the lockdown, i saw how many people were struggling to gift their loved ones and i thought hampers would be a great gift to give. I am very glad i made this decision, as over the months i have been able to expand and offer a variety of products.’ 

They offer a range of customised hampers to suit all occasions such as birthdays, anniversaries, new baby/new parents, graduation seasonal hampers and many more. They also offer chocolate bouquet for all those chocolate lovers.

Orders and enquiries can be made via Instagram (hit the button below).

My Little Bubba

They sell carefully curated choice of pregnancy, baby and toddler products, as well as baby shower gift-boxes.

Instagram –

My Little Bubba is an independent, family run business.

For babies up to 4 years old, they have a wide selection of parent recommended toys and books which make great Christmas presents (e.g. Le Toy Van toys, Orchard games, puzzles and lots of books). They also do personalised Christmas pyjamas, personalised Xmas Eve boxes and personalised Christmas baubles for little ones.

Their range of gift-boxes (starting at £35) makes a great Christmas treat for a new mum, containing award winning baby and new mum products.

Use ‘Bindi5’ at checkout for 5% off.

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