9 Holiday Gift Ideas for the Downton Abbey Fan in Your LifeJoanna Mazewski
If you’ve got a die-hard Downton Abbey fan in your life, we’ve got the perfect holiday gift ideas for you! While it might be easy to just get them the first seasons of the popular series on iTunes, why not get a little creative with some of these great Downton Abbey-inspired gift ideas instead? From a real Downton Abbey tour in England (a real dream come true!), to tote bags, cookbooks and so much more, you’ll definitely make someone’s holiday a whole lot merrier!
Plus, these gifts will definitely impress your quick-witted aunt who thinks she’s the next Violet Crawley or that cousin of yours from Brooklyn who thinks she has an aristocratic grandeur each time she spells color with an additional u in it. And yes, I do have a cousin who is exactly like that! HA.
Take a look at our photo gallery below for our top Downton Abbey gift picks and let us know what you think!
Downton Abbey 1 of 10
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Castle Ornament 2 of 10
I actually just got this Downton Abbey castle ornament for a dear cousin of mine who just happens to be a huge fan of the show. I'm sure this will not only brighten up anyone's day, but their Christmas tree, too! You can get one in resin or in glass.
Downton Abbey Puzzle 3 of 10
Confession: Back before kids and when I had a little free time in my life, I used to love sitting down and putting puzzles together with my husband. (I know, we were sooooo exciting, weren't we?) Hey, everyone has their therapy, and puzzles were mine. I could do this 1000-piece Downtown Abbey puzzle in a few hours, mind you. I am just that good.
"What Is a Weekend?" Tote 4 of 10
What is a "weekend?" Being a full-time mother, wife, blogger, and home and kitchen coordinator, I ask myself that almost every day. Only real Downton Abbey fans will figure this one out when you tote it around everywhere you go! It's stylish, chic, and practical!
Downton Abbey Guided Tour in London 5 of 10
This would simply be a dream come true for any HUGE Downton Abbey fan in your life! Could you imagine crossing the pond to jolly old England for a real tour of the Downton Abbey castle? With Great British Tours, your wildest dreams can become reality with your own chauffeur and private guided tour of the area. There are only selected dates for 2014, so book early!
Pear Drop Earrings 6 of 10
These Downton Abbey silver tone crystal Montana blue sapphire pear drop earrings are perfect for the fashionista and historian in your life. Simple and classy, these earrings are sure to make your holiday.
English Rose Tea 7 of 10
Talk about a perfect stocking stuffer! Drink tea like the Crawley family and enjoy the herb tea for sweethearts — every day should be a celebration of love. Raise a cup of this romantic blend with a base of flavorful, healthy Nigerian hibiscus. That just sounds delicious, doesn't it?
The Unofficial Downton Abbey Cookbook 8 of 10
Do you have a loved one in your life that loves to cook and is a Downton Abbey fan? If so, then you've got the best gift right here: a Downton Abbey cookbook! Hello Mrs. Patmore's Christmas pudding!
"I Hanker for a Simpler World" Cushions 9 of 10
Who wouldn't love these totally awesome cushions to just lounge on while you're in the middle of watching another marathon session of Downtown Abbey, right? Witty and comfortable, they're almost like the perfect boyfriend, no? Plus, it'll make you feel like you have your own little British flat somewhere in the middle of Chicago, San Francisco, or wherever you just happen to live.
"Kiss Me Before I Get Cross" Lip Gloss 10 of 10
Downton Abbey lip goss? Hello! If you're lucky enough to live in Great Britain, you can purchase these plus many more Downton Abbey-inspired beauty products at one of my favorite stores across the pond, Marks and Spencer. But if you're willing to fork over the money for shipping, you can have some of their products from the line shipped to the United States as well.
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