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Snapajack Father’s Day

Father’s Day is No Dad Joke Forget “I’m on a tropical food diet, it’s enough to make a mango crazy” or “The moon restaurant had great food but no atmosphere”, Father’s day is no laughing matter. You need to really show the big man how much he means to you, regardless of all the times he’s embarrassed you over the years. But where do you start? I’m glad you asked! With our new Personalised Coasters, he’ll have somewhere to put his morning wake up juice (coffee) or his evening relaxation beverage (beer). Add a special message and your own photos…

You’re Just My Type – Personalised Valentines Gifts

Valentines can be a very dangerous time of year for the unprepared. Those petrol station flowers and the hastily bought card with a crude photo on the front probably won’t cut it this time (or anytime). What you need is a thoughtful gift, dare I say something personal…or personalised. Shameless self promotion? Sorry. A lot of our products, with the correct ideas, can be a unique gift as well as a truly heartfelt gesture. Our Personalised Giant Cards, measuring at 470mm x 340mm and coming complete with a massive envelope, are the perfect way to make up for that time…

I’m Melting, MELTING! – Snapajack Blog Revamp

The New Year has ushered in a new start for this blog. At Snapajack, we strive to provide service with a quirky smile. Personalised products are fun and we like to think that we have fun with them. After all, gifting some of our products can lead to great laughs if you do it right. Unfortunately some areas of the company (this blog) have not been living up to the voice we are trying to find. So, with a bucket of optimism, we’ve washed off the cobwebs and given everything a lick of paint. We want to bring the feel…

Unique Valentines Day Gifts

Are you looking for unique valentines day gifts to impress your Valentine? You’ve come to the right place! Here at Snapajack, we specialise in luxury personalised gifts. We have a range of products you can’t find on the high street…. or anywhere else! Customise a gift from our range of unique and thoughtful presents. They’re romantic enough to melt the choosiest of hearts. Giant Valentines Day Cards Our giant cards are the largest in the UK, and have the wow factor to make your Valentine feel extra special. You can customise our range of stylish designs with your own romantic…

Father's Day Gift? Is it personal enough?

On June 15th we celebrate fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of Fathers on our lives and in society. Many countries celebrate it on the third Sunday of June, however it is celebrated widely on other days too. This year the day falls on the Sunday after “The  Mother and Father of all Football tournaments, the World Cup 2014 opens. That significant coincidence may help many of us decide what sort of gift to bestow upon Dad on 15th June to show how much we really care and if you are looking for some ideas, football related or not, read on! Just think…What…

Father’s Day Gift? Is it personal enough?

On June 15th we celebrate fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of Fathers on our lives and in society. Many countries celebrate it on the third Sunday of June, however it is celebrated widely on other days too. This year the day falls on the Sunday after “The  Mother and Father of all Football tournaments, the World Cup 2014 opens. That significant coincidence may help many of us decide what sort of gift to bestow upon Dad on 15th June to show how much we really care and if you are looking for some ideas, football related or not, read on! Just think…What…

World football fever set to grip the nation!

In a few weeks time we can expect to be consumed by a wave of football fever as football followers across the nation embrace the celebrations around the “Mother of all football tournaments.” Get ready for the biggest party in the world! It is estimated that over 700 million people worldwide will tune in to watch this year’s world football tournament. It is set to be the biggest party, Brazilian style, in the world!  With teams from all around the world represented, there’s an excellent excuse for social gatherings. So as hundreds of players and dozens of countries vie to…

What can you do with our 7 day calendars?

Many people buy our countdown calendars to countdown to events such as Birthdays, Holidays, Moving House, Baby Due Date etc. In fact you can count down to any event. But you can do so much more with them! Because you can personalise behind each window, why not leave a message that really means something? You do not have to count down to an event! The calendars can also be given on the day in question, and behind each door you can give a clue to an occasion, such as an engagement or proposal or better still, why not give ‘personalised…

Why do we celebrate Easter?

Easter is one of the most revered and important holidays in the Christian faith. Many different denominations of Christianity celebrate this as the day the prophet Jesus Christ was “resurrected” to save the world from their sins three days after his crucifixion. This was done as a symbol of sacrifice so followers could live an eternal life in Christ after their own passing, thus being “eternally resurrected.” When does Easter fall each year? The date Easter falls usually depends on the ecclesiastical estimation of the March equinox. It is normally the first Sunday after the first full moon or subsequent…

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The Story of Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day celebrations are first said to have taken place in the time of ancient Greeks and Romans hundreds of years ago. The more recent history of Mother’s Day dates back to 1600s in England. Here a Mothering Sunday was celebrated annually on the fourth Sunday of Lent (the 40 day period leading up to Easter) to honour mothers. After a prayer service in church to honour Virgin Mary, children brought gifts and flowers to pay tribute to their own mothers. Today Mother’s Day is celebrated in many countries including US, UK, India, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Turkey, Australia, Mexico, Canada,…