Christmas gifts for cyclists


If someone you know is happiest on two wheels, here are some ideas for perfect presents.

Bike chocolate bar, Design Museum

Power that pedalling! Milk chocolate with sea salt, 50g, £795, Design Museum

Tatty Devine bike necklace


Cycle chic with an acrylic necklace by Tatty Devine, £40, exclusive to the Design Museum


Ted Baker bike clip

For the smart cyclist around town: a slap-strap style bike clip in a brogue finish. Ted Baker bike clip, £13, John Lewis 



Green up the garden and free space inside with this planter that functions as a bike rack. PlantLock, £155 from Front Yard Company 


Bike pasta

Perfect for carb-loading with sauces like carbon(frame)ara. Foska Pasta da Bici, £5.95 for 500g from Evans 

See my Christmas gift guide for colouring-in fans

Christmas colouring-in gifts


Colouring-in is a popular creative hobby, and if someone you know is keen on keeping within the lines, here are some ideas for perfect presents.

Giant pencil sharpener pen pot

Giant sharpener for storing pens and pencils, £17, Bloomsbury Store



Winsor & Newton Pigment Marker

Revolutionary Pigment Marker pens by Winsor & Newton come in 100 colours, using fine art pigments, plus the unique White Blender pen which lets you blend colours like paint. Pigment Markers, £4.95 each from Cass Art

Rebecca Vorperian Tweed Pencil Case


Sturdy storage in traditional tweed. Rebecca Vorperian handmade tweed pencil case, £14, Royal Academy


OMY Design & Play collaring-in posterWork on the wall with giant colouring posters for adults by OMY Design & Play, £9.90 each from



Sketch & Sniff pencilsAdd an extra dimension with scented Sketch & Sniff pencils, including peach, watermelon and coconut scent, £9 a set from the Royal Academy