Top 10 House of Marbles Christmas Gifts available to buy this weekend


Christmas shopping for our loved ones is now our number one priority. But with headlines in the news suggesting a shortage of goods, issues with distribution and a push to be more environmentally friendly, why not shop locally and with confidence at House of Marbles this year?

Our shop is packed to the rafters with fantastic festive goodies for the whole family from stocking fillers, party games, gorgeous gifts for children and adults, beautiful glassware from Teign Valley Glass and tasty food gifts and treats – plus much more!

To give you some inspiration, over the next 6 weeks we will be collating some Top 10 lists to share with you. Today, it’s our Top 10 House of Marbles gift list! We have picked our favourite traditional and most loved games that we know any child would love to see under the tree and that are readily available in our shop in the lead up to the Big Ho Ho! What’s more, with prices from £3.99 to £24.99 these gifts offer great value for money!

So, join us at House of Marbles and shop with confidence this Christmas.


1. Compendium of Games

This wonderful set contains everything you need to entertain the whole family over Christmas and throughout the year. Jam-packed with over 50 traditional games, including Jacks, Pick Up Sticks, Tiddlywinks, Ludo & much more!


Compendium Of Games

2. Snowman Bowling

This traditional wooden table skittles with a fun festive-themed twist comes with a cotton storage bag for easy storage & use, will be loved and enjoyed by your little ones.



3. Vintage Snakes & Ladders Board Game

Have you ever ssset eyes on a more sssplendid ssset of ssslippery sssnakes & lucky ladders? Play the classssic game in ssstyle this Chrisssssmassss.



4. Make & Decorate a Dinosaur

This amazing gift is for dinosaur lovers everywhere! Get creative with our make & decorate dinosaur set which includes everything you need to make your own dinosaur fridge magnets & badges.



5. Dig & Discover Mini Gemstone set

For the budding archaeologist out there – experience the thrill of discovery as you unearth a mystery gem stone! The block contains two real gemstones which must be dug out carefully with the special tool provided. When in cut & in polished form they can be used to make jewellery!



6. Wooden Flower Press

A very vintage pastime. This marvellous little memento maker comes with a little box of instructions and tips, lots of ideas for artistic endeavour and a lovely booklet full of projects to complete.



7. Tub of 50 Marbles

Our everlasting best seller, this tub contains 50 of the world’s best marbles! A brilliant gift for all marble enthusiasts. Inside the tub you will receive a Massive OR Enormous Marble, two Giant Marbles, nine Medium Marbles & the rest of the 38 Marbles are all Small PLUS a games leaflet, one dice and a cotton bag.



8. 50 Piece Marble Run

A fascinating toy which requires dexterity & imagination and will keep children entertained for hours. Our sets are bright, durable & appealing. This marble run is 50 pieces, with marbles provided as extra pieces.



9. Magic Bath Books

Designed by & exclusive to House of Marbles, our super soft Magic Bath books are totally unique & will make bath time the best time ever! Part of our brand new ‘Big Splash’ range designed to encourage imaginative play & creativity at bath time, toddlers will watch in wonder as they see the spots & stripes magically disappear on each page then return again as the book dries out!



10. Wooden Choo-Choo Train

This top quality, brightly coloured push-along engine & two carriages will become a firm favourite with any train loving child. This beautiful chunky wooden train is perfect for little hands & is everything you need to get imaginations rolling!