Christmas is just around the corner and we are all busily searching out gifts for family and friends. It can be tricky to find the perfect present so if you need gifts for horse lovers or a Christmas gift for a country enthusiast, look no further.
At Anvil Cottage Crafts we have a whole host of gorgeous things to suit. Our rustic style pieces, handcrafted from upcycled horseshoes in the forge, will appeal to horse lovers and anyone who enjoys country living. Here are a few Christmas gift ideas from the Anvil Cottage Crafts team. We even have a gift for your horse!
7 festive finds for family and friends who love horses and country style
Pillar candle holder
A gorgeous gift for any horse lover, our handcrafted pillar candle holder is made from recycled horseshoes. Even more, we can make the holder from your own horseshoes creating a lasting memento of your treasured horse.
There is nothing like the flicker of a candle to create a cosy atmosphere. The rustic style candle holder would make a lovely present for a friend who enjoys country living. The distinctive design makes it a stylish addition to any home.
Personalise your pillar candle holder with your own horseshoes
Heart candle holder
A present for a newly engaged couple, someone who has just moved into their new home or to show a loved one just how much you care. Simply perfect for that special someone in your life, our heart candle holder is a really thoughtful gift. Handcrafted in the forge on the banks of the Fens near Ely in Cambridgeshire. The candle holder will fit a Yankee Candle or similar sized jar.
Our pretty vintage style heart candle holder looks gorgeous displayed in any room in the home from the living room to the bedroom. Make your gift even more special by asking us to create the holder from the recipient’s horseshoes. The perfect gifts for horse lovers or owners.
A gorgeous gift to show how much you care
Beer bottle opener
Our beer bottle opener is deliciously different, you can be certain that your gift will stand out for all the right reasons. Our bottle opener will prove to be really useful mixing the functional with the decorative while also looking super stylish in any country style home.
Made from re purposed horseshoes this unique bottle opener is cleaned then lacquered for protection. The perfect present for equestrians, country enthusiasts and bar owners.
Glass and wine bottle holders
With the chilly weather, summer seems like a distant memory, but we’ll be dusting off the garden table and chairs before we know it. Our handcrafted outdoor glass and wine bottle holders would make the perfect gift for anyone who enjoys a tipple or two and are also ideal for equestrians and fans of country living.
Christmas is a time of year when we think of others but why not treat ourselves too. At Anvil Cottage Crafts, we are hugely in favour of self-gifting. Our holders will keep your wine safe from spills when you are outside and are both stylish and practical. You can choose from a glass holder, bottle holder or glass and bottle holders, all made from end of stock horseshoes. Treat yourself or a friend this festive season.
Treat yourself this Christmas!
Single medium heart
Sometimes in life the simple things are the best, you don’t need bells and whistles and our gorgeous single medium heart, handcrafted from recycled shoes, says ‘I love you’ in the most stylish way. A gift to warm the cockles of the heart on the chilliest of days! The heart can be could even be part of your Christmas decor when decorated with flowers or ribbons.
The heart can be made from the recipient’s horseshoes, making it a treasured memento and a lovely present for a horse lover. At Anvil Cottage Crafts we look after owner’s horseshoes, carefully cleaning them to ensure they retain their unique history. We handcraft our gorgeous artisan pieces with love.
A gift to say ‘I love you’
Horse silhouette decoration
A must-have for horse lovers or those who enjoy country living, our horse silhouette decoration could be just the thing for someone on your gift giving list. Our elegant handcrafted horseshoe silhouettes are made from carefully cleaned, recycled shoes so they look stunning hung on any wall in the home.
At Anvil Cottage Crafts, we have a variety of pieces to suit all tastes including a unicorn silhouette decoration which is ideal for a teenager’s bedroom. The stag silhouette complements country home styling and would look simply gorgeous over a mantelpiece above a roaring log fire. Talk about cosy country living!
Stylish Christmas Gifts for Horse Lovers or a Perfect Present for any Country Home
Words and Names
You can create any word or choose any name. Customers opting for our words and names have created house names, wall art and personalised signs. You could even create a stable sign, the perfect gift for your horse.
Used shoes are considered lucky for the home and our words and names make the perfect gift. Why not buy one for a new homeowner or a newly married couple. A rustic house sign made from up cycled horseshoes is just the thing for a country style home.
We’re here to help this festive season with Christmas Gifts for Horse Lovers
The last day to guarantee delivery for the big day is 8th December this year. We are here to help so get in touch if you have a question about our artisan pieces.
Our handcrafted items make great gifts for horse lovers and they are ideal for gifting all year round. We are always so thrilled when you buy from us and you certainly help to keep the tradition of the forge alive by choosing our gorgeous pieces.