Its fast approaching that time of year again folks when you need to start thinking about Christmas and presents for your loved ones and the in laws. So if you are a resident Cornishman or woman or just down in our awesome Dutchie visiting for the holiday season and are looking for something different to give as a gifts this year then pop on down to Quintessential Truro  located in the heart of The historic capital of Cornwall in what's known as the Artisan Quarter on Kenwyn street which is also home to some great shops and restaurants that are independent rather than part of a chain so you will get unique and niche offerings which only make your festive gift buying and giving and lets not forget receiving even better as you know thoughts gone into the purchase and its not just a panic buy from a multinational.

From incense & scented candles to organic cotton clothing, there is something for everyone in Quintessentials. They are open 9.30 till 5 monday to Saturday and do every late night shopping night up until christmas. Below is 5 gifts that we would equally love to give and receive this xmas so if you are having a tough time deciding what to buy for your loved ones then maybe the list will give you some inspiration.  i no particular order 


1. Bamboo Socks By Braintree


Bamboo socks cornwall

These socks are the difference, when people say receiving socks for christmas sucks they have never been given the softest socks on the planet, no joke once you try these socks you will never be able to ware any other brand. Bamboo is eco friendly and incredibly comfy and warm while still allowing your feet to breath. its also nice they have a great range of designs and colours and even gift boxes for the holiday season -take our word for it these are amazing socks and you wont just be able to buy 1 pair as you will need another for yourself then a back up pair just in case. Quintessential Truro has you covered though with 3 pairs on offer for £12 or a single pair for £4.95.


2. Incense selection 


Incense makes a great small gift to give your friends and loved ones. While not overly expensive they make great top up presents to give to those that have everything already or for small token gifts to fellow office workers etc. Quintessentials offers one of Cornwall's biggest incense collections with fine Indian, Asian and Nepalese incense on offer plus gift boxes and selection packs. alternatively they also stock a wide range of shamanism scented products like the holy wood, white sage and desert sage smudge sticks and these also make a great addition to anyone Christmas presents.


3. Vape E-liquids & herbal Vape Kits


Has your partner just started vaping - want to buy them a vape related present then look no further - Quintessential Truro has a small but growing product range and we stock e-liquid brands that no one else in Truro stocks at very reasonable prices. On top of that they can get any product you require in stock very quickly so if you have been looking for that niche e-liquid or herbal vaporizer then quintessential has you covered. All top brands of vaporizers are stocked including the Volcano and Pax 3 and we add new products al;l the time. Check them out for a very unique and much loved gift for your vape ready partner this year. 


4. Geko Clothing


If you have been looking for ethically made alternative style clothing then head upstairs in Quintessential Truro to see the big range of handmade clothes from dresses and skirts to one off pieces this is eco fashion in Cornwall at its finest.  Dont just be another person wearing the same stuff as everyone else, dress unique with the help of Quintessential Truro's offerings. The skirts are a particular favourite and make a great present for your missus. Buy happy that your girlfriend will love you long time if she wakes up to some Geko clothing this christmas morning. 


5. Give the Gift of CBD or cannabinoids

 Cibdol organic CBD Oil UK

While this is an unusual present in some regards, if you have elderly or infirm friends or relatives then giving the gift of CBD is great alternative to the usual bottle of wine or naff gifts. Help provide relief from aches and pains in a natural manner this christmas with some great topical products like the cosmetic cbd cream from Cannawell that makes a wonderful gift that will not only keep you looking awesome it will provide certain relief from daily issues and makes you skin beautifully soft. Please do a bit of research before buying cannabinoid products but if you have been looking for that niche