Support British Craftmanship and Manufacturing

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Support British Craftmanship and Manufacturing Inkerman support British Craftmanship and Manufacturing. We believe that a product’s provenance is of the utmost importance.  Buying authentic British goods, manufactured by skilled craftsman who use the finest materials, help keep these skills alive in the UK.  If we don’t support makers in Britain that still have these precious skills, you will lose them forever.   Inkerman use several manufacturers across the UK, from Sheffield down to Dorset. All our products our made by highly skilled and trained people.  We value having our manufacturers at our fingertips.  It provides many things; an immediacy to the process, quality is kept to the level required and it retains an integrity which is important to what we do.  Relationships with these people are key, they know us, and visa versa. The other obvious advantage is with a UK factory you have the ability to speak to a … Continue reading


8 UNSUITABLE Thank you gifts !

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The art of Thank you gifts – 8 UNSUITABLE Thank you gifts ! You have been invited to stay with your boyfriends parents for the first time, the in-laws, your boss or at a luxury villa, sail on a super yacht or stay at a country pile and their are some unsuitable Thank you gifts that are just a NO go…………….. Booze Are you saying ‘thank you’ or are you saying you didn’t know what else to give following your very generous invite. Something you made Its great you have taken up art.  How lovely for you.  But no one wants an amateur painting.  Unless you are incredibly famous so your hosts will be able to have it as a good laugh with the next lot of guests. Something your kids made Little Rosie, loves painting, but the only person who really loves her picture of the dog and wants … Continue reading


Best Stocking Fillers for Christmas

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STOCKING FILLERS Did you know the reason behind one of our Christmas traditions – The Stocking? “One night, the girls left their stockings drying over the fireplace. Saint Nicholas knew the family was very poor, so he threw three bags of gold coins down the chimney…. Since then, children have hung up their Christmas stockings on Christmas Eve, hoping to find them filled with gifts in the morning.” Find something that is truly special – without costing a fortune – with our selection of luxury Christmas stocking fillers, including gift ideas for him and her. All our gifts come beautifully boxed, wrapped, ribboned and delivered with and written cards all in time for Christmas.


5 best Shooting Gifts 2016

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5 best shooting gifts 2016 for the season.  A days shooting, above all, is a great British day out, it’s not about the number in the bag or the hit rate.  It is more about the taking part in a activity in lovely surroundings with great friends. Cold crisp mornings, excited dogs, people clad from head to toe in layers for whatever the weather! guns, beaters, vehicles and dogs all ready to go.  Nearly five million acres in the UK are managed for shooting.  The sport is worth £2bn to the British economy with at least 600,000 people involved. Inkerman’s top picks for: Best Shooting Destinations – Roxtons‘ shooting trips are worldwide from South America to Europe Best for Guns and clothing – William Evans is one of the last remaining independent gun makers in the UK, who offer a wide range of country and shooting equipment.  Or  Holland & … Continue reading


Inkerman best Summer reads 2016

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ONE Amory’s first memory is of her father standing on his head. She has memories of him returning on leave during the First World War.  But his absences, both actual and emotional, are what she chiefly remembers.  It is her photographer uncle Greville who supplies the emotional bond she needs, and, when he gives her a camera and some rudimentary lessons in photography, unleashes a passion that will irrevocably shape her future. TWO The Glass Castle is a remarkable memoir of resilience and redemption, and a revelatory look into a family at once deeply dysfunctional and uniquely vibrant. When sober, Jeannette’s brilliant and charismatic father captured his children’s imagination, teaching them physics, geology, and how to embrace life fearlessly. But when he drank, he was dishonest and destructive. Her mother was a free spirit who abhorred the idea of domesticity and didn’t want the responsibility of raising a family. THREE … Continue reading


CELEBRATING WIMBLEDON

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CELEBRATING WIMBLEDON Tennis, Pimms, Champagne, Strawberries and Cream DATE    27th June – 10th July 2016 DELIVERY    Directly to the recipient in SW19 or anywhere else in the world, beautifully packaged in our Inkerman red ribboned boxes with a hand written card. IN A NUTSHELL    Wimbledon is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and the most prestigious.  It has been held at the All England Club in Wimbledon since 1877. INKERMAN’S MUST HAVES for Tennis Enthusiasts – Tennis High Balls, Tennis Cufflinks, Stemless Champagne Flutes, Strawberries and Cream Bowl and Sterling Silver frame with velvet back. HOW TO ORDER    Online store, calling our private shoppers, or email sales@inkerman.co.uk INKERMAN IS FAMOUS FOR    supplying prestigious sporting trophies for the Grand National, Royal London International Series Trophy, Investec Women’s Hockey and Juddmonte International among many others.  


Inkerman’s Gift Guide for Weddings

Inkerman’s Gift Guide for Weddings Bride, Groom, Best Man, Ushers, Bridesmaids, Page Boys DATE    All year round DELIVERY   Anywhere in the world directly to the recipient, beautifully packaged in our Inkerman red ribboned boxes with a gift card. IN A NUTSHELL    Inkerman offers unique, well made, “not seen on the high street”, British products, many of which can be personalised.  Helpful, friendly private shoppers on hand with advice, easy to order, wrapped and delivered on time. TOP 5 PICKS    Etched Congratulations Bowl, Oudh Diffuser, Charlotte Charm Bracelet, Initialled Pint Tankard, Cufflinks HOW TO ORDER    Very easily by calling one of our private shoppers, email sales@inkerman.co.uk or at our online store. INKERMAN IS FAMOUS FOR   its luxury gifts and supplying many bespoke unforgettable wedding gifts. WHO HAS RECEIVED AN INKERMAN PRESENT     The Queen, Pippa Funnell WHO BUYS FROM INKERMAN    Zara Philips, Imogen Lloyd Webber


Inkerman’s Guide for Corporate Gifts

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Inkerman’s Guide for Corporate Gifts Awards and Trophies, Conference Gifts, Hotels, Retirement, Anniversary and Client gifts DATE    Almost 365 days a year DELIVERY   Anywhere in the world directly to the recipient, beautifully packaged in our Inkerman red ribboned boxes with a gift card or in your own bespoke packaging. IN A NUTSHELL    Inkerman offers unique, well made, British products, most of which can be personalised.  Helpful, friendly personal consultants to guide you through your requirements, working within any budget, easy to order, wrapped and delivered on time. TOP 5 PICKS    Silver presentation dishes, etched with company logo and signatures, personalised leather notebooks, London Skyline tumblers, customised cufflinks and leather luggage tags. HOW TO ORDER    pick up the phone, email sales@inkerman.co.uk or at our online store. INKERMAN IS FAMOUS FOR    leaving a lasting impression.   WHO HAS RECEIVED AN INKERMAN PRESENT     Zurich, Investec, Rolls Royce, Dubois Yachts, Michelin, The Football Association … Continue reading