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Sixtyplusurfers Competition

Win Twinkling Lullaby Igglepiggle

Win Twinkling Lullaby Igglepiggle

Sixtyplusurfers has teamed up with Golden Bear to offer two lucky readers the chance to win a Twinkling Lullaby Igglepiggle. 

It's time for bed and Twinkling Lullaby Igglepiggle is ready to play soothing lullabies from In the Night Garden TV show to help your little one drift off to sleep.

Twinkling Lullaby Igglepiggle

Squeeze Igglepiggle's left hand to hear four different lullabies. Watch the star he's holding, glow in warm colours to help calm and relax children at bedtime.

Igglepiggle is made with soft fabrics, making him super huggable and he also has his iconic red blanket, just like in the TV show.

Twinkling Lullaby Igglepiggle

Twinkling Lullaby Igglepiggle is presented in a brightly coloured gift box, making it the perfect Christmas present.

Suitable for children aged from 10 months and over. RRP is £29.99.



If you can’t wait until the competition closes, right now Twinkling Lullaby Igglepiggle is available for £19.99 at Argos from www.argos.co.uk

For Your Chance to Win

   Just tell us what
   light up object is
Igglepiggle holding
       in his hand?


    a) A star
    b) A torch
    c) A candle
    d) A lantern

To Enter the Competition

Tell us what light up object is Igglepiggle holding in his hand? Then send in your answer, together with your full name, postal address and telephone number by clicking on the Sixtyplusurfers link below:
 sixtypluscomp@hotmail.co.uk

* Please label your entry
Igglepiggle Competition


* This competition is open to
our UK readers only

 

Get Crafty with The Whimsical Fashion Colouring Book

The Whimsical Fashion Colouring Book by Natasha Itzcovitz

The perfect Christmas Gift

Get crafty at Christmas with The Whimsical Fashion Colouring Book by fashion stylist, Natasha Itzcovitz. Perfect for anyone creative that loves to colour, this fun colouring book is ideal for all ages.

Buy it as a stocking filler, and treat yourself to one as well! You'll have hours of entertainment, as you colour in the pictures and escape into Natasha's Whimsical world.

Hand drawn illustration by Natasha Itzcovitz

Packed with 100 hand-drawn illustrations for anyone who loves fashion, there's something in this book for everyone to enjoy.

It's also great for mindfulness and relaxation, colouring is a great way to relieve stress and tension. Get away from social media and get colouring instead!

Hand drawn illustration by Natasha Itzcovitz

The pictures in this whimsical book are fun quirky, and varied. You'll find famous historical icons such as Jane Austen and Mary Antoinette. Natasha also features fantasy characters like mermaids and princesses as well as a sports star ice skater and boxer. There's street style fashion from punk to hippy style and cute animals aplenty!

Enjoy colouring pictures on a rainy day

Bring it along with you on the train, enjoy colouring the pictures on a rainy day, take it with you on holiday, or pack it in your bag for those days when everyone is 'bored'.

You'll have endless hours of amusement, and a break from the computer, mobile phone and television screen. It's your chance to get creative.

The Whimsical Fashion Colouring Book is published by Troubador. Price is £8.99 for the paperback.

For more information about the book and to buy your copy click on www.troubador.co.uk

The colouring book is also available to buy from www.amazon.co.uk 

Do you need fashion styling?

Natasha Itzcovitz, Fashion Stylist

Natasha Itzcovitz, Fashion Stylist

But that's not all! Natasha Itzcovitz is also a fashion stylist and can help you out with your clothes and personal style.

If you're based in and around London and you need help choosing clothes, are looking for a new look, or need help organising your wardrobe and making outfits from it, Natasha is happy to lend a hand as your wardrobe doctor!

She can take you shopping, help you buy online, or sort out your wardrobe personally. She'll refresh your look - with your own personal needs and style all taken on board.

Contact Natasha

If you would like to contact Natasha email her at: itznatasha@outlook.com

Visit her website: www.natashaitzcovitz.uk
 

Annabel James Christmas Gifts

Spiced Orange Scented Glass Tea Lights from Annabel James

Annabel James offers a gorgeous range of gifts for your family and friends.

This boxed set of Spiced Orange Scented Glass Tea Lights includes three scented glass tea lights made with pure essential oils. This festive fragrance is a sumptuous blend of zesty orange and aromatic notes of clove, spice and cinnamon.

Made from 100% natural plant wax. Approximate burn time is 25 hours. Made in Britain. Price is £7.50.

Dachshund Throw from Annabel James

This generously sized super-soft black and cream Dachshund Throw with contrast blanket stitching in red will make a lovely gift. Made from 100% recycled cotton with a reversible jacquard weave, the blanket is perfect for snuggling up on the sofa or covering your bed.

Made in England in one of the last remaining mills in Lancashire. Blanket dimensions are 210 cm x 160 cm. Price is  £124.95.


Poker Set from Annabel James

This stylish Poker Set is perfect for anyone who enjoys a good game of cards. The set includes a full set of chips and stylish playing cards with bold graphic print, meaning whether you win or lose, your hand will always look good.

All packaged in a stylish box. Full instructions are included in the pack. Price is £39.95.

Labrador Chocolates from Annabel James

These adorable Labrador Chocolates are a delightful gift-boxed trio of chocolate labradors with two each of white chocolate, milk chocolate and dark chocolate.

The perfect gift for a dog lover and a great stocking filler. They are attractively boxed with a pretty red ribbon. Price is £7.95.

Wild Fig Pamper Gift Box from Annabel James

Treat someone special to this beautifully boxed Wild Fig Pamper Gift Box. This attractive gift set is packed with wild fig scented pampering products including wild fig hand cream, organic wild fig soap and candle.

This gift box packs a punch with its delicious scent of sweet, earthy fresh figs, with top notes of grape and vanilla. Price is £24.95.

Annabel James is an on-line boutique offering home accessories, jewellery and gorgeous gifts, beautifully wrapped and delivered.

For more information visit the website at www.annabeljames.co.uk
 

Christmas Gifts

 

Christmas Gifts
from Prezzybox

 

Paws Personalised Polar Bear from Prezzybox


Prezzybox offers a gorgeous selection of gifts for all the family. Check out their extensive range of products, gadgets and personalised gifts which are suitable for every occasion.

This adorable Paws Personalised Polar Bear is perfect for a newborn or a young child. The bear has super soft fur and comes with a silver hang tag around its neck that is tied with white satin ribbon. Add a message of your choice to the tag, you can include up to 50 characters for the wording.

The polar bear is presented in a white cotton bag, making it a very special gift. Price is £14.99.

Fairy Garden from Prezzybox

Capture the magic of Christmas with this delightful Magical Fairy Garden kit. The boxed set includes everything your little angels need to create their very own magical fairy garden.

Follow the instructions to create your own beautiful enchanted miniature cottage with a delightful garden for your fairy to live in. Watch as your little angel learns all about taking care of her garden and makes your dreams come true when you sprinkle a little of the magical fairy dust. Price is £14.99.

Pusheen Travel Pillow from Prezzybox

Cat lovers will be delighted with this cute Pusheen Travel Pillow. Perfect for travelling on a long car, train or plane journey, the cheery pillow will give you a comfortable place to rest your head instead of leaning it on a window ledge, uncomfortable seat or on one of your neighbours.

This soft, adorable Pusheen pillow will support your head and correct your body posture, helping you to make the most of your travel time and catch that all important beauty sleep. It fits snugly around your neck so that you can doze in style. Price is £11.99.

Light Up Unicorn Slippers from Prezzybox

It wouldn't be Christmas without slippers, and these fun Light Up Unicorn Slippers are sure to make everyone smile. These lovely soft slippers are adorned with a magical golden horn which sits snugly on each unicorn head. They also have a fluffy rainbow mane and tail to match.

Guaranteed to keep your tootsies cosy and warm, they have special Unicorn lights to make them really festive. Their plump cheeks flash up in varying pastel colours, aiding and guiding your way as you gallop around the house in them. Price is £14.99.

Make Your Own Dough Unicorn from Prezzybox

Unicorn fans will also love this creative Make Your Own Dough Unicorn gift set. The set includes everything you need to make your own cute unicorn. Use it to mould and sculpt your own adorable pet.

The pack includes five different colours of Super Dough, a moulding tool and pearlescent glitter. It's the perfect way to get crafty at Christmas. A great stocking filler. Price is £5.99.

Biskviti Biscuit Shaped Tea Infuser from Prezzybox

This handy Biskviti Biscuit Shaped Tea Infuser will make a welcome gift for anyone who enjoys a good cup of tea. This eyecatching infuser is the perfect addition to your afternoon cuppa.

Easy to use, simply lift the lid, pop your favourite tea inside and watch it infuses as soon as it hits the boiling water in your tea cup. There's no fuss and no mess, you can reuse it time and time again to create a delicious cup of tea. Price is £9.99.

Personalised Prosecco & Chocolates from Prezzybox
 
Bring a little sparkle to someone special with this luxurious Personalised Prosecco & Chocolates gift set. The satin lined box includes a sleek black bottle of Prosecco which can be personalised with any name and message of your choice.

The Italian Prosecco has a crisp taste with bubbles releasing hints of peach and apple which create a fresh and light feel on the palate. Personalise the bottle label with the name of your recipient (up to 25 characters) and message (up to two lines of 40 characters each). Price is £42.95.

For more information about Prezzybox and the range of gifts and presents available for Christmas visit the website at www.prezzybox.com

 

Festive Gifts from Dotcomgiftshop
 

Traditional Tea Party Biscuits Game from Dotcomgiftshop


For Christmas, Dotcomgiftshop has created a fantastic collection of festive gifts for children, from toddlers to tweens. Fun and bursting with colour, they offer a joyous collection of toys and games, decorations, fantastic food storage and dinnerware, plus the most sensational seasonal stationery.

Teach your children to count and simple maths with this colourful Traditional Tea Party Biscuits Game. A great gift for tea parties and educational play, the biscuits are numbered on the reverse.

Presented in their own tidy wooden box, so they can be neatly packed away. Learning to count has never been so much fun. The set includes 10 assorted wooden biscuits and is recommended for children aged 3 or over. Price is £9.95 for the set.

Magnetic Let's Go Fishing Game from Dotcomgiftshop

This beautifully illustrated Magnetic Let's Go Fishing Game is great fun for all the family. The game includes ten illustrated magnetic wooden fish and two magnetic fishing rods. Cast your line and catch a friendly fish.

This entertaining magnetic fishing game is a great way for little ones to improve their motor skills, learn to recognise their numbers and count from one to ten. Suitable for children aged 3 or over due to small parts. Price is £9.95.

Elvis The Elephant Stacking Sticks Game from Dotcomgiftshop

Have fun at Christmas with this brightly coloured Elvis The Elephant Stacking Sticks Game. See how many sticks you can stack on the cute blue Elvis Elephant before they fall off.

The attractive box includes 40 sticks in red, yellow, pink and green. A great after dinner game for all ages, or a quirky stocking filler. How many sticks can you stack? Price is £7.95.

Charlie The Sausage Dog Wooden Pull Toy from Dotcomgiftshop

Looking for a sweet Christmas gift for a young child? Charlie The Sausage Dog Wooden Pull Toy is a great little character. He likes long walks, cuddles, carrots and ball games.

He has little wheels and a length of red string so that you can take him for walkies. Charlie has his own retro gift box. Suitable for children of 12 months or over. Price is £9.95.

Traditional Tiddlywinks from Dotcomgiftshop

This Traditional Tiddlywinks game is perfect for family fun at Christmas. This retro style game is suitable for up to four players and comes with full instructions on how to play.

The clever cardboard box converts into the game board and has a bright plastic catching cup in the centre. Suitable for ages 3 and over. Price is £5.95.

For more information and to see the full range of gifts visit www.dotcomgiftshop.com
 

Make your Child's Christmas Special with PLAYMOBIL
 

Princess Castle from PLAYMOBIL


This year PLAYMOBIL, a top manufacturer within pre-school toys, has released a wide variety of new sets that youngsters will love having in their play rooms. With their first venture into licensed products seeing the production of Ghostbusters™ and How to Train Your Dragon© it has been a very exciting year for the much loved brand.

Encouraging free play and the use of imagination within children there is no better gift to give this Christmas. Having been around for over 40 years the joy of receiving PLAYMOBIL sets under the Christmas tree is something that has been enjoyed by many generations.

Ghostbusters™ sets from PLAYMOBIL

The Ghostbusters™ sets were released in May this year and include the famous Ecto-1 Car, Firehouse, Stay Puft Marshmallow Man and more. And due to be released in August, the How to Train Your Dragon© sets includes everyone’s favourite Hiccup and Toothless along with Drago’s Ship, Berk Island and sets including other much-loved characters. Delighting both adults and children alike, the sets are perfect for bringing favourites to life.

With the variety of new sets that have been launched by the beloved brand this year there is plenty to choose from for your little ones. From the new Princess Castle range which is perfect for those aspiring to royalty to the new City Action Police sets for your little heroes there’s something for everyone.

Romans and Egyptians sets from Playmobil

The well-received Romans and Egyptians sets are perfect for those who enjoy educational play, and with a wide variety of sets within these ranges youngsters can transport themselves back in time by going for a ride on the Roman Warrior’s Ship or exploring Pharaoh’s Pyramid.

It’s not just kids though. Many an adult will also enjoy the trip back in time with the Ghostbusters™ collection bringing nostalgia to those who remember the film from its original release. Plus, those who are car crazy will rejoice when they see the new Porsche 911 Targa 4S.

Don’t forget, you can also enjoy the magic of Christmas early with a PLAYMOBIL Advent Calendar providing the perfect Christmas countdown that the whole family will enjoy.

Jamie Dickinson, Marketing Manager from PLAYMOBIL says, “Christmas is an exciting time for both children and adults alike and we know the importance of finding the right gift for your child at Christmas. We have so many exciting new sets that have been released this year that we’re sure you’ll find the perfect one to ask Father Christmas for this Christmas.”

PLAYMOBIL sets can be purchased online or at toy stockists across the country now.

Castle Set from PLAYMOBIL

For more information and to purchase please visit www.playmobil.co.uk
 

 

      Radio Controlled
   Alarm Clock with
    Safety Features


TCL 410 Alarm Clock with safety features from amplicomms


Amplicomms has produced their loudest alarm clock, the TCL 410 at 95dB. The clock includes safety alerts for people with hearing loss and visual impairment. The perfect gift for Christmas it features big bright numbers and lights.

The 7.5" LED jumbo display and six extra-bright LED lights means that it can be easily seen, however the brightness can be turned down as it has three dimmer settings.

The TCL 410 adds an extra safety element for people with hearing loss. It can detect alarm tones from other devices such as smoke and burglar alarms, triggering its own loud alert for people sleeping, providing extra safety and security.

If you’re still not convinced that setting the adjustable volume to 95dB will wake you, the TCL 410 comes with one of the most powerful vibrating pillow pads, popped under your pillow you will be shaken awake too.

You will never need to adjust the time on this clock, the TCL410 automatically synchronises with a radio transmitter set to standard time. TCL410 also features a snooze button and a USB socket for charging your mobile.

Price is £53.99 including the Vibrating Pillow Pad or £49.99 if this is not required.

For more information visit the website at www.amplicommsonline.co.uk
 

 

 Great Gifts from The
 Contemporary Home

Nordic Santa Decoration from The Contemporary Home

Check out the great gifts for Christmas from The Contemporary Home.

This cute mini Nordic Santa Decoration is perfect for decorating your Christmas tree, and has its own red cord hanger

Made from felt with little wooden feet, flowing white beard, and cute face. Price is £1.50.

Believe In Yourself Sign from The Contemporary Home

Give this motivational Believe In Yourself Sign to someone special to encourage positive thinking. Or pin it on your wall to help with your self confidence and self esteem.

This pretty pink wooden sign includes a string hanger and is 12cm in height x 8.5cm width. Price is £4.50.

Dog In A Dome Christmas Decoration from The Contemporary Home

This adorable Dog In A Dome Christmas Decoration will add something different to your usual Christmas decorations.

Featuring a cute little terrier dog in a glass dome with a gold hat decorated in tinsel and tiny baubles. Price is £10.50.

Nordic Red & White Knitted Stocking from The Contemporary Home

Have a traditional Christmas with this eyecatching Nordic Red & White Knitted Stocking.

Fill it with lots of little festive gifts or hang it on your Christmas tree. Price is £12.00.

For more information about The Contemporary Home click on www.tch.net 
 

     Regal Gifts from
Historic Royal Palaces

Advent Calender of Tea Lights from Historic Royal Palaces

This Christmas, exciting new ranges from Historic Royal Palaces explore the themes of Tudor feasting, a Victorian Christmas, London icons and Storybook characters.

This beautiful Advent Calendar of Tea Lights is a delightful calendar including a month of seasonal aroma nightlight candles. There is one candle behind each door on the calendar. Beautifully illustrated. Price is £29.99.

Queen B Make Up Bag from Historic Royal Palaces

Anne Boleyn was Henry VIII's second wife and most notorious. This luxury Queen B Make Up Bag features Anne Boleyn's iconic initial B necklace and has been exclusively designed for Historic Royal Palaces.

With a witty play on words, this Queen B make up bag is just the right size to fit in all of your essentials. 100% cotton. Price is £10.99.

Mr Darcy Tree Decoration from Historic Royal Palaces

Dress up your Christmas tree in style with this romantic Mr Darcy Tree Decoration.

Made from felt, he has a gold twine hook so that he can be attached to your tree. Price is £12.99.

Elizabeth Bennet Tree Decoration from Historic Royal Palaces

You can't have Darcy without Elizabeth Bennet, and this matching Tree Decoration is sure to be a winner on your tree.

With beautiful white dress and gold trimming. Hang Elizabeth side by side on your tree with her beloved Darcy. Price is £12.99.

Historic Royal Palaces Rose Chocolate

Give yourself or a loved one some delicious Historic Royal Palace Rose Chocolate.

The rose adorned range includes a chocolate bar, a book of truffles and a 12 mini bar set of chocolate. The perfect stocking filler, each little chocolate bar is £3.99.

Tower of London Chess Set from Historic Royal Palaces

This elegant Tower of London Chess Set will make a delightful gift to treasure and enjoy.

This hand painted chess set is based on the residents of the Tower of London. Price is £500.00,

Royal Palace China Collection Charm Bracelet

Treat someone special to this delightful Royal Palace China Collection Charm Bracelet.

Inspired by the Royal Palace fine bone china collection, this quirky charm bracelet features tiny versions of this bestselling tea set. Interspersed with sparkling gemstones, butterfly, bumblebee and flowers, this pretty charm bracelet is the perfect gift for a tea lover. Price is £85.00.

For more information about Royal Palace gifts click on www.historicroyalpalaces.com
 

   Play your Favourite
 Tapes on a Boombox

Brooklyn Boombox from GPO Retro

Already got a turntable and looking for the next retro trend? Then GPO are here to help for Christmas. Sales of tapes have increased by over 70%. We’ve got a brand new boombox, straight from the 80s, and a turntable with cassette deck. Here are our picks for retro tech fans this festive season.

The Brooklyn is a boombox heavy on 80s style but plugged in 21st century tech. It plays cassettes but also has a USB port for playback and recording, CD deck, DAB and FM radio. It’s Bluetooth enabled so can stream music from any compatible device.

Two 40 watt speakers give the Brooklyn plenty of power, with controls for volume, balance, bass and treble. It’s also fully portable, as a boombox should be, with a lithium battery that takes just one and a half hours to charge and 3-4 hours playback.

It’s big, measuring 60cm by 30cm, with a chrome finish and retro backlight with VU indicators. Price is £250. Stockists include Nice Stuff, Cuckooland, JD Williams, and Currys.

Flight Turntable from GPO Retro

There are also some other great retro music products available. This stylish GPO Flight is a  fully portable three speed turntable.

Presented in a suitcase casing with handle, it comes complete with a jewel stylus, cassette player and rechargeable battery, so that you can take your music with you wherever you want to go. Price is £139.95.

PR 50 Turntable from GPO Retro

This handy GPO PR 50 Turntable is another great buy for Christmas. It includes a weight balance arm, pitch function and Audio Technica Cartridge to give a more precise sound.

With aux ports and a Bluetooth transmitter you can connect it to all your external speakers. Plug in a USB stick for playback and segmented recording. It plays both 33 and 45 RPM vinyl records. Price is £119.95.

Opal Push Button Telephone from GPO Retro

If you love retro, GPO also offers this super cool Opal Push Button Telephone. Designed to sit next to your bed, the GPO Opal is perfect for long enjoyable chats.

This classic British design is fitted with modern technology so that it is compatible with any telephone line and automated service. Made from high quality strong plastics. Price is £67.95.

For more information about GPO retro products click on www.gporetro.com