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Spirit of Christmas - London. Anyone gone/going?

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BeGhoul Thu 06-Nov-14 13:48:49

I'm hoping to get all my shopping done at Spirit of Christmas, Olympia, on Friday afternoon.

Any good tips/bargains/great ideas there?

BeGhoul Thu 06-Nov-14 15:26:58

no one?

I am only going as I was given a pass & I live very close - went for the first time last year and it is a revelation. All the shops selling very different products to the High Street. Some really nice stuff, at OK prices. The hall is beautiful, and it's all really a very nice experience.

People arrive with suitcases on wheels and whizz around getting all their present shopping done in one day, stopping occasionally for coffee and champers. Clever!!

I don't do a lot of Xmas shopping, but this year I'm hoping to get most of it done here in an afternoon, after looking and learning last year.

peaz Thu 06-Nov-14 18:51:07

I'm not going this year but have been to past ones, and similar ones like ideal home at Christmas and Taste of christmas. The food area is great- lots of things to taste. The flavoured vodka stands are quite good!

It is quite pricey there so I go there for ideas and inspiration, and for a fun day out! I don't think I've ever bought a present there, although I have bought cheeses, vodka, marshmallows and sausages for the festive period.

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