All of us living here have those days when you just want to nip up the road, tell your family or friend you’re coming round and to put a cuppa on, and then pour your heart out and spend time with those nearest and dearest to you.

But living so many miles away normally means that sadly we just can’t do that, and so we typically miss out on a ton of special occasions throughout the year where sending something back home for birthdays, anniversaries, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, congratulations and all sorts of events is second best to being there in person.

Let’s face it; Looking for an alternative gift from the usual flowers, vouchers or a pressie to send can be nothing short of exhausting, but with Box of Hugs‘ fab choice of gifts you can send some lovely (and thoughtful), surprise packages that are full of beautiful gifts to that someone special back home who deserves that great BIG HUG from you!

Choose from indulgent fudge biscuits, beautiful tassel necklaces, scarves and cosmetic bags for ladies to unicorn mugs and retro sweets. Whether it’s for a special occasion or ‘just because,’ if you’re missing someone, Box of Hugs is perfect for us Expats who need a quick and easy gift that’s just a little bit different.

A Box of Hugs starts from £25.99 (or, more or less AED 130) and all gifts are delivered direct to the doorstep the very next day. * You can include your own free personalised message in a ‘You’ve Been Hugged’ card as well as even creating your very own bespoke Box of Hugs by selecting exactly the products you want to include if none of the readymade boxes are quite right for your recipient.

To get 10% off (valid for every purchase for a whole year) quote BRITMUMS at checkout.**

Check out what other British Expats living abroad have said:

“I’ve used your company 3 times now to send hugs to family back in the UK. Each and every time, they have really loved the surprise, (and the uniqueness of this gift) and especially the contents of the box! I think the concept of being able to tell someone that you’re simply thinking of them is great – and it’s much more long-lasting than sending flowers!” Julie, British Expat

*For orders placed before 10am Mon-Thurs. Location exclusions apply. Excludes UK Bank Holidays.

** Expires Sept 2019

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