Budget Winter Essentials 2017

It’s that time of year again, where you start to question if summer actually happened or if that one day of sun was just a dream. Get ready to trade your sunglasses and sandals for wellies and woollies with this year’s winter essentials.

Primark’s Unicorn Blanket – £14

There’s been a lot of hype around Primark in recent months with consumers going crazy over their Disney and Harry Potter collection’s, and once again they have delivered. This blanket has the added bonus of a hood and mittens that will allow you to become one with the couch during the festive period.

Whether you love unicorns or can’t stand this basic trend everyone can feel magical in one of these.


Aldi Christmas Candles – £3.99 each

Aldi can either be a hit or a miss with their products, but they’ve knocked it out of the park with this offer. These seasonal candles have been compared to the luxury scent of Yankee Candles, without the luxury price tag. They come in 3 distinct flavours that could even get Scrooge in the Christmas spirit.

(Spiced orange, frosted berries, mistletoe and ivy.)


Heat Treats Gel Hand Warmer – £2.95-£6.95

There’s nothing worse than having cold hands, and in the middle of winter sometimes gloves just don’t cut it. Not only are these hand warmers easy to use and last for 30-60 minutes, they also range in price and design so there is something for everybody.

ASOS Stradivarius Check Scarf – £14.99

Venturing outside in the cold winter months is unavoidable for most of us, but with this soft-touch knit all-over checked design scarf with tasselled edges you can add a blast of colour in an otherwise cold and grey landscape. This year ASOS are offering a stylish variety of scarfs that can be worn in a multitude of ways to suit any style or budget.


New Look Black Faux Shearling Trim Lace Up Boots – £32.99

Cold feet effects your overall body temperature, making boots not only essential in winter but extremely practical. This classic design takes on a style similar to Timberland’s but at a much more affordable price. With a faux fur lining to keep your toes toasty and a leather look finish these boots will keep you warm and dry, even when it’s cold and wet outside. They come in either black or tan and can be worn to complete any fall/winter outfit.