6 things every Irish house needs for the Toy Show

Christmas homewares you need for the Late Late Toy Show

The Late Late Toy Show airs this Friday December 2nd at 9.35pm! Here are 6 things you need to get the house ready…

1. A cosy throw…

Snuggle up with a warm fleece throw. Pick this one up for a fiver in Harry Corry.

red fleece throw

This luxurious merino wool chalet throw from Ulster Weavers is on my wish-list for Christmas homewares. Get it for £85 (approx €100).

Merino wool Christmas throw from Ulster Weavers

With its unmistakably Christmassy print, this soft throw for €19 from Debenhams is perfect for bringing festive vibes onto your sofa.


2. A Christmas tea cosy…

Look at the robin’s little footprints! #want. It’s in Debenhams for €12.60.

Christmas tea cosy from Debenhams

How cute is that speckled trim. Get it for £12 (approx €14) from Ulster Weavers.


3. A few decorations…

Funny and quirky – this Santa’s laundry garland is really my kind of thing! Get it for £9 (approx €10.50) from House of Fraser.


This little guy hangs on your door and smiles at your guests. And his feet are bells! BELLS! I’m crying. Pick him up in store for €7. See the Primark Christmas collection here.

Christmas door hanging decoration

4. A Christmas cushion…

I’m digging this fox’s hipster glasses. Another wonderful piece of art from the amazing Wraptious. Get it for £28.95 (approx €34).


Snowflakes on red – you can’t go wrong. Get it for £15 (approx €17.60) from House of Fraser.

christmas cushion red with snowflakes

5. A stocking or two…

A penguin wearing a scarf – what’s not to like? Pick him up in Penneys for €3. See the Primark Christmas collection here.


I love jute! This jute stocking is €15.50 in Next.


6. A Christmassy doormat…

It IS the most wonderful time of the year isn’t it? Get this from Ulster Weavers for £15 (approx) €17.55.

christmas door mat

Everyone needs a bit of Rudolph in their lives. He’s in Home Store & More for €7.99.


I love this wintery shade of blue. I actually really want this. €7.99 in Home Store & More.


What else does every Irish house need for the Late Late Toy Show? Let me know in the comments below.

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