Hello fellow geeks!
How are we all this week? We're certainly ready for Christmas now at Geek HQ. The Christmas windows are dressed and there's even Christmas songs playing in Craven Court that we can hear. It's certainly making us feel more festive. And with only 35 days to go, it's about time!
This week we are going to be showing you a selection of our bestselling mugs and some of our personal favourites too - as we all know mugs make the perfect Winter Warmer gift, especially for Secret Santa's or stocking fillers.
So let's get warmed up with a brew and jump straight in!
First up is one of our personal festive favourites. A lovely pale green enamel mug which reads "Baby its cold outside". Perfect item for both indoor and outdoor use. This mug hold approx. 450ml of liquid, which is perfect for a brew or hot chocolate.
Disney fans can release their inner Evil Queen with this brilliant Disney Villains Shaped Mug, featuring a lovely tapered shape and a black lid shaped like a crown, that also doubles up as a handy coaster! The hot pink mug also features the words, "Once a queen, always a queen" on the front with a black apple detail beneath the text, while the reverse has iconic character art of the dastardly Evil Queen.
In the game of the coolest Stranger Things goodies out there, this Arcade mug is definitely winning! Shaped like a machine from the iconic Palace Arcade, it's perfect for a tip-top cuppa or a cool decorative piece.
Another festive favourite for those chilly days. Perfect for warming up with over the festive season, this large mug and spoon set made from made new bone china features the words "Ho Ho Hot Chocolate" in metallic gold font.
Harry Potter Hedwig 3D Shaped Mug (£13.99)
This 3D shaped Harry Potter mug is molded to be the shape of Harry's loyal owl Hedwig, and is painted in detail accordingly. Completed with yellow eyes and talons, embossed feather detailing and the Harry Potter logo on the back, this mug is the perfect addition to a Harry Potter film marathon. Simply fill with your favourite hot drink and get warmed up with everyone's favourite owl!
Doctor Who Hidden 3D Mug (Tardis) (£13.99)
Get an awesome surprise with your morning coffee with this Doctor Who hidden 3D mug. This round two toned mug is cream on the outside, with the words "Time Lord" on the front and a Tardis on the back in blue. The inside of the mug is a contrasting blue and in the base sits a 3D Tardis, waiting to be discovered.
Let Mr Meeseeks help you with your next cuppa and enjoy a hot drink in this fun Mr Meeseeks Heat Change Mug. Luckily, when you're done with it, this mug won't disappear! Pour in a nice hot beverage and watch as the heat changing decal comes into effect. When cold the mug features just one Mr Meeseeks, however, once the mug gets warm he's joined by many others.
For Fox Sake Mug (£5.99)
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but who needs a thousand when one will do the job just fine? So embrace the fox as your friend, and let the For Fox Sake Mug say everything you need to say today.
This Disney Aladdin travel mug is the ideal travel companion for a long journey to a Cave of Wonders. With a navy finish, it features character art of Aladdin's genie and the magic lamp on one side, as well as the words, "I woke up on the wrong side of the lamp" amidst gold stars and another magic lamp design on the other. The bamboo mug is a great eco-friendly alternative to plastic products and features a yellow silicon lid and band for maximum comfort while getting your morning caffeine fix.
This Toy Story travel mug is the ideal travel companion! A collaboration with eco-friendly coffee cup brand Huskup, this travel mug is made out of rice husk and is 100% reusable, biodegradable and plastic free. The design features fantastic line art of Woody the front surrounded by stars and clouds, and the words, "Reach for the sky" on the back in a wild west font. The brown lid and band featuring the Huskup logo provide comfort and protection against hot drinks and are made from 100% recyclable silicone. Perfect for those who've got a friend in our environment. Free of BPA, toxins, melamine and plastic.
Jedi Academy Shaped Mug (£12.99)
Use the force and fight the Dark Side to save the universe from evil the next time you enjoy a nice cup of tea. This Lightsaber Shaped Mug is a standard sized mug with a lightsaber shaped handle. It also includes the Jedi logo on one side, and the phrase 'Jedi Academy, Loyalty Honour Valour' on the other.
Santa Dress Up Mug (£7.99)
Get Santa ready for his big day in whatever style you choose with this Santa Dress Up Mug! A standard sized drinking mug featuring a festive Santa decal, mix and match the dress up stickers to create your own fun Christmas themed mug. The perfect way to spread festive cheer, the Santa Dress Up Mug features over 40 different reusable dress up stickers, so you can play and experiment to create your own distinctive designs every time.
There you have it! These are just a few of the mugs which have been our bestsellers so far this year. We do also stock many others as well as glasses (in store only), water bottles and hip flasks which you can find here.
We hope you have found this gift guide handy when buying for your friends, family and co-workers. If mugs aren't your thing, you can always shop our full store here.
Until next time...
Team Geek x