Gift Focus inc Attire Accessories - March/April 2023

23 BRAND SPANKING NEW SELBRAE HOUSE Selbrae House prides itself on providing a wide range of hand-crafted homeware products that make unique presents for all occasions, and with the launch of the new Celebrate Love collection you couldn’t ask for a more perfect range of gifts for weddings, engagements and anniversaries! The Celebrate Love collection features a delightful range of heart shaped accessories, as well as slate and oak tableware and serveware. Each slate and oak piece is engraved with a celebrate love design and are go-to pieces for dinner parties! Whether you’re building a striking tablescape by incorporating the placemats, coasters and table runner into your décor, or serving your favourite canapes and selection of nibbles on the paddle and board, this range will guarantee you are doing it in style. Carrying on the celebrate love theme, beautiful oak kitchen products have also been introduced to the Selbrae House selection. Ranging from Egg cups featuring “Better Half” and “Other Half” to a “spread the love” butter dish, these items will make beautiful gifts for new couples so they can enjoy slow mornings sharing breakfast together. MATTEL Mattel, Inc. has revealed the all-new line up for Disney Princess and Disney Frozen to consumers. The line delivers on consumer kid’s insights on what they want, including more animal friends and sidekicks, reveal innovation, castles, houses and vehicles, hair play and colour change, and expanded storytelling opportunities. Offerings include Disney Princess and Disney Frozen characters accompanied by accessories heart, such as Queen Elsa and the Water Nokk. Toys on-shelves now, globally, include bright colours, true-to-character facial features, hair fibre tailored to the characters, and premium fabrics. The Disney dolls line from Mattel will also include unique collector offerings for adult fans that will celebrate the Disney Princess and Disney Frozen characters in a new way with premium offerings to expand every fan’s collection. Together, Mattel and Disney will also bring the Disney Villains out of the shadows with a curated collection of premium dolls, capturing these mischievous characters in a new light. The new line up follows last year when Mattel announced it would have the global licensing rights to develop lines of toys for Disney Consumer Products, Games and Publishing, including fashion dolls, small dolls, and figures. BRAINSTORM Brainstorm toys has a wide range of products that will prove popular across multiple retail channels in 2023 particularly gift outlets. The EUGY collection continues to grow with new additions including Squirrel, Red Dragon, Moose and Spino taking the number of EUGY models to 54. Made from environmentally friendly, biodegradable card with natural eco-friendly ink and non-toxic glue, the craft 3D EUGY models can be built by following a simple number sequence and children will enjoy collecting the huge selection of animal, dinosaur and mythical models. The impulse price point makes it a perfect gift and Brainstorm Toys have a range of FSC certified POS available which will help gift retailers to showcase the collection with maximum impact. The Brainstorm Toys brand has several new additions and the My Very Own Solar System Suncatcher is a brilliant addition to any Space fan’s bedroom. It comes with eight planets and both translucent paint and a glow in the dark pen to colour them in. The resulting Suncatcher shimmers in sunlight and gently glows at night. Use the planets to create a hanging mobile using the clear thread and sucker to hang on windows or mirrors. Thumbler is a totally addictive, pocket-sized spinning top that transforms into a multi-coloured light show when swirled. Invented by an astrophysicist, this unique fidget toy has its own stand and features a symmetrical spinning top encased in a special enclosure that allows it to spin faster and longer. Thumbler also comes with detailed scientific information about the physics behind each spin on the Brainstorm website. As well as being great for kids, Thumbler also makes a unique desk toy for adults. MAD BEAUTY Mad Beauty has launched three new collections under the Disney license as well as a trio of trend led Mad Beauty ranges ready for the spring summer season. Mad Beauty’s Creative Director, Julia Cash comments: “This year also marks Disney’s 100th anniversary and we are celebrating Disney’s 100 Years of Wonder with an innovative collection inspired by the art of movement.” The collection features classic character art and interactive moving elements from, movie theatre, camera and lenticular inspired packaging to flip book face masks, lip balms and even a puppet inspired Mickey nail file. Pure Princess also joins the Disney line up, shining a spotlight on much-loved forever icons the Disney Princesses with dazzling new innovations and bestselling formats across cosmetics, skincare, bath and body care and beautiful artworks created exclusively for Mad Beauty! Ready for Disney’s much-anticipated The Little Mermaid release, the Ariel-inspired collection features nostalgic styling from the original release with shellfie ready bath, body and beauty in ocean-inspired prints and iridescent finishes. New on Mad Beauty’s own label side, Mystic Magic brings a touch of wonder to daily routines, inspired by the growing trend for all things magical, spiritual and astrological, while Bursting with Pride hits shelves ready for the festival season, bringing technicoloured joy to both celebratory glow ups and post-party wind downs! Finally, Gnome Matter What’s unique gifts full of garden charm, embrace the growing appreciation for nature in consumers, and make the perfect gifts for plant parents and beauty lovers alike!