Christmas gifts for her: last-minute gift ideas for stylish country ladies

Posted on 21st Dec 2014 Categories: Fashion

 Hunting for Christmas gifts just got so much easier with our guide to the most coveted Christmas gifts around.

Clay-shooting lessons

clay-shooting lessonsA membership to the Shotgun & Chelsea Bun Club is a fantastic way to get the lady in your life into shooting. This friendly ladies-only shooting club offers delightful days clay-shooting in the countryside accompanied by the finest cake known to mankind and a large dollop of socialising. Everyone is welcome, from absolute beginners, right up to more experienced Guns, and membership offers discount on clay-shooting and game events throughout the year. Click here for details.

A glorious cape

glorious capeThese elegant capes from le Jabot & Stock Co are made from 100 per cent British wool tweed and adorned with game feather and vintage fur, ensuring you will cut an enviable dash in the field. Each cape comes with its own vintage brooch and the designer is happy to customise any cape to preferred colours and trimmings, so you’ll stay toasty warm and stylish on your winter countryside walks. Prices start from around £200.

A fishing rod

fishing rodThe traditional British sporting weekend involves a fair bit of time trying to tempt a salmon or trout out of the rivers. Orvis is one of the most well-known purveyors of reliable, good-quality fishing equipment in the world, so a strong, well-balanced casting rod from this company would be a delight to any lady keen on country pursuits this Christmas. The Access range offers a version of the 9-foot-5-weight fly fishing rod with performance characteristics as good as any rod on the market. It's lightweight and yet has the ability to throw long casts in the wind across big water and fight big fish like no other 5-weight on the market. From £244.30.

A wooden sled

wooden sledgeNothing says “Christmas” like a traditional wooden sled, and speeding down snow-cased hills is the perfect excuse to snuggle up tightly to the one you love. This German-made beautiful beechwood sled is the perfect gift for all outdoorsey types to unwrap on Christmas day - now it’s simply a case of adding a bucketload of snow to your Christmas list! No festive celebration should be without one. £102.99.

For inspiration on gift ideas for country gentlemen click here.