Hawkin's Bazaar Blog

Wise words (and other bits) from the Hawkin's Bazaar team

Take a peek at the posts below to find the latest news, products and snippets of fun from everyone’s favourite quirky gift specialist. Make yourself at home, but please take off your shoes before you come in.

Hawkin team member on The Hotel Inspector

Hawkin team member on The Hotel Inspector

We discovered a celebrity amongst our ranks this month, as Chris at Hawkin HQ appeared on Channel 5’s The Hotel Inspector last week. He was featured on the show as…

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Where’s Nessie Gone?

Where’s Nessie Gone?

It was brought to our attention earlier this month that the Loch Ness Monster hasn’t been seen in her native waters for more than 18 months, which got us thinking:…

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8 out of 10 Cats play Butt Head

8 out of 10 Cats play Butt Head

This blog’s title may sound like a confusing statistic that makes your cat look like an underachiever, but it’s actually referring to our Butt Head game which appeared in 8…

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Where the magic happens

Where the magic happens

The big Christmas rush may be over, but things are still fairly busy thanks to the incredible Hawkin’s Bazaar sale that’s currently running! With the warehouse elves still working their…

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An open break-up letter to Josh Egglestone

An open break-up letter to Josh Egglestone

Dear Josh Egglestone, We’ve got something to get off our chests. It was never meant to be. It’s not you, it’s us. We should have sensed something was wrong before…

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Arcade action hits Hawkin next month

Arcade action hits Hawkin next month

We’ve got another September teaser for you this week, with the above collection of insanely addictive arcade classics coming to hawkin.com and Hawkin’s Bazaar shops at the start of next…

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Just another day at the office…

Just another day at the office…

It’s been so nice these last few weeks that we’ve been trying to work outside as much as we can. As such, we thought we’d show you some of our…

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Fun gifts to thank the teacher

Fun gifts to thank the teacher

They’ve stressed, struggled, chewed their lips and sprouted even more grey hair over the last school year, but those teachers on the frontline continue to work hard at training bright…

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Practical jokes and pranks galore

Practical jokes and pranks galore

Remember the really cool infographic on the history of pranks that we posted the other week? We thought we’d follow it up with a look into our online Joke Shop,…

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