A Conscious Christmas with Denby

Christmas is traditionally an indulgent time of year, but you can make more sustainable choices by selecting quality ceramics that will stand the test of time & creating hand made gifts for friends & family. Denby have created these step by step tutorials to help you make better choices this Christmas whilst adding some homemade touches to your Christmas, from table settings to gifts, Denby has Christmas all wrapped up!

Christmas Diffuser

When you realise Christmas diffusers are this easy to make AND personalise, why would you ever buy one again?! Ideal for secret santa and a wonderful gift idea for a loved one, these homemade reed diffusers are the perfect way to indulge in the festivities and fill the air with your favourite Christmas scents. Combine with a Christmas Bowl Candle for the perfect scented pair.

You will need:

  • Reed diffuser sticks
  • Sweet Almond Oil
  • Essential Oils of your choice (for Christmas scents try pine, frankincense, tangerine, clove or myrrh)
  • A Denby Oil Bottle
  • A simple gift tag

Christmas Cheeseboard

This is a great gift for a dinner party since it looks so impressive and yet is very easy to create. Guests can tuck straight into the cheese and biscuits and then the host gets a beautiful Denby platter at the end. Perfect!

You will need:
• A Studio Blue platter
• A selection of interesting cheeses (an organic cheddar, an unusual blue cheese or perhaps an aged brie)
• A selection of artisan crackers and biscuits
• Roll of cellophane wrap
• Ribbon, twine, gift tags
• Scissors

Place Setting

Create a perfect Christmas place setting – set the perfect place setting for Christmas using dried flowers and leaves and a sustainable gift for each guest.