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Wedding Sweet Buffet

We are getting more and more enquiries nowadays from people who want to have a wedding sweet buffet at their wedding.  As the call for retro sweets has really come back this year due to people wanting something a little bit different at their weddings and a wedding sweet buffet is the ideal opportunity to add a nice little twist to your big day and really get all of your guests inter active and talking about your centre piece which would be crammed full of all the best retro sweets that we could find.  An idea would be to have your very own pick and mix style wedding sweet buffet which is so simple to create you would simply have a lot of white paper bags which old fashioned sweets used to be dispensed in from the local sweet shop on the corner and place them on the tables and everyone would simply help themselves to the buffet and it would bring back so many fond memories of days gone by from sweet shops that have long since disappeared.  If you are thinking of creating your very own wedding sweet buffet then talk to the staff at Sweet Heaven and we can help you plan your big day every step of the way by the helping you to establish which retro sweets come from which eras ie 40′s, 50′s, 60′s, 70′s, 80′s, 90′s.  So as people are helping themselves to the pick and mix they will be aware of what era the sweets were from and everyone on the day will surely have a lot to talk about wen all of the fond memories come flooding back.  So do not hesitate to give Sweet Heaven a call or simply drop us an email letting us know of your requirements and the amount of guests you will have on the day and we will help you every step of the way to plan your wedding sweet buffet and if you let us know how many guests will be coming we will be able to calculate the amount of old fashioned sweets that you will be needing.

Mother’s day gift ideas

With Mother’s day fast approaching you may be struggling for gift ideas with a difference, I am sure that she has got  most things already and you may have been out to the shops visiting all of the different boutiques around the shopping centres and not come up with any new ideas so why not give her a present with a difference this year.  Why not give her a retro sweet gift from Sweet Heaven.  We have a whole section dedicated to Mother’s day gift ideas which will put a big smile on mum’s face when she sees some of the retro sweets on offer because most of these she will remember from her childhood and the gift will take her right back to her school days.  It is not the run of the mill box of chocolates we put bespoke old fashioned gifts together that range from small gift bags through to nostalgic gift boxes of the 40′s, 50′s, 60′s, 70′s, 80′s and 90′s, right through to large wicker hampers that are packed full of true old fashioned sweets that many a person would remember from their school days.  So this year buy something unique and different and get it personalised with a message to your mother and delivered direct to her door within the UK free of charge.

Mother’s day gifts

As we approach Mother’s day I always wonder what I could buy differently for my mum for that special Mothers day gifts from the bouquet of flowers that I know she will love, but that she will also not be surprised to receive. However,  with Sweet Heaven’s vast choice of sweets from old fashioned hampers to retro cubes finally I can move away from the flowers and get her a gift delivered directly to her door and that will both take her by surprise and make her face light up with a big smile when she opens up her black gift box of sweets all wrapped in vibrant pink tissue paper where she will notice a delicate smell of sweets that will remind her of her school days when she used to buy these sweets from either the school tuck shop or from the corner sweet shop, she never has lost her sweet tooth so I know these will go down a storm.  However, don’t go by my ideas for your Mothers day gifts check out Sweet Heaven’s online sweet shop for many more ideas for Mothers day, from wicker hampers to boxes, to cubes, to glass bottles to gift bags all full of your mum’s favourite sweets, colours.  You can even choose your sweets by the era that is relevant to your mother ie sweets from the 40′s, 50′s, 60′s, 70′s, 80′s,90′s and the list goes on!

Valentine gift ideas

Are you already thinking of Valentine gift ideas for your loved ones?  Trying to think of something different, but thoughtful, what about a gift of retro sweets, full of colour, flavours and smells and guaranteed to put a smile on anyone’s face.   It doesnt have to be a retro gift box, maybe a wicker hamper, or bespoke your a gift box full of your loved ones favourite old fashioned sweets, or maybe give them a selection of sweets from their era such as sweets from the 40′s, 50′s, 60′s, 70′s, 80′s, 90′s or the noughties!  Whatever gift you choose be it mixed full of retro sweets, or full of red or pink sweets filled with sweets shaped of hearts, here at Sweet Heaven we have something for everyone and every budget, added into that Sweet Heaven online will deliver direct to the delivery address anywhere in the UK free of charge, what a way for your valentine gift idea to be received.

Christmas retro sweets free delivery

The best way to receive your christmas retro sweets is by free delivery courtesey of Sweet Heaven.  Why not check out Sweet Heaven’s website to see the largest selection of retro sweets in the UK by any online sweet shop.  If you are struggling what to buy family and friends this Christmas why not a Christmas Hamper, or a Christmas retro box filling?  These are filled with all the old favourites that everyone remembers from their childhoods.  Why not put a smile on families faces by choosing sweets from the era your parents were born in ie sweets from the 40′s, 50′s, 60′s 70′s, 80′s, 90′s all guaranteed to put a smile on anyone faces and it doesnt cost a fortune.  So receive free delivery today for your Christmas retro sweets order and buy something different this year.

Christmas sweets and gifts

Are you looking for some different Christmas sweets and gifts this year?  Can you find anything unique to buy or have you been searching and not found anything yet?  Well for some unique Christmas sweets and gifts you should try Sweet Heaven’s online sweet shop. We have a large variety of different old fashioned sweets and gifts to choose from and we are offer free UK delivery with them all.  We have got sweets from all different decades so if you were a child of the 40′s, 50′s, 60′s, 70′s, 80′s or 90′s then we have something for you so take a look today and make this Christmas a special one.

Christmas retro sweet gifts

This year if you are stuck for ideas for original Christmas presents and you have been searching the internet and the local shops for ideas then you should consider buying some retro sweet gifts to send as Christmas presents.  They always go down a treat with the young and old because when such a gift is received the memories which are associated with it always come flooding back and the gift is received with great thanks.  Here at Sweet Heaven we have put together a large assortment of Christmas retro sweet gifts and also we have catered for people of all ages with our nostalgia gift boxes, ranging from 40′s, 50′s, 60′s, 70′s, 80′s, 90′s there really is something for everyone. Visit our online sweet shop today and see for yourself and you can also receive free UK delivery.

Old school sweet hampers

Old school sweet hampers are a great idea for so many reasons and so many different occassions.  They are a great idea for corporate gifts, birthdays, Christmas or even just a simple thank you to someone, whatever the occassion they are guaranteed to bring a smile to the receipients face!   They will sit and remince with their friends and colleagues over times gone by and marvel at all the different memories that the sweet hamper will conjure up for them and their friends, it will probably end up being the focus of their day, whether they were borne in the 40′s, 50′s, 60′s, 70′s , 80′s, 90′s one hamper suits all!  Especially the free delivery that Sweet Heaven gives on all orders within the UK,

Sweets of the noughties

What sweets do you think will define the noughties ?  Will it be things such as toxic waste which is a very sour candy that children  love or will it be mega sour boiled sweets with flavours such as apple, lemon, cherry which they also seem to love.  To me I think the noughties sweets are better known as what old fashioned sweets people are remembering from years gone by such as 40′s, 50′s, 60′s, 70′s, 80′s 90′s, there is nothing really that would stand out and be remembered as the real classic sweets of the past, though we still have many years to go for this to be put to the test.  If you know of any classic sweets from the noughties that should go down in history please contact Sweet Heaven.

Classic sweets

Classic sweets conjure up so many different ideas for any of us regardless of generation.  Some peoples classic sweets will be sweets from the era that they remember best ie your 40′s, 50′s 60′s etc, or defined by what sweets their grandparents used to by them, or by what their local sweet shop used to stock, or just a combination of sweets across all eras but just in general their favourite sweets regardless of when they were at school or borne etc.  All we do know is classic sweets are ever popular in the UK and always will be .  At Sweet Heaven we endeavour to stock all classic sweets and in addition to this we deliver direct to your door free to anywhere in the UK.

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Sweet Boxes

When you are given a sweet box you never quite know whats inside there are normally all sorts of delights that await you such as your favourite old fashioned sweets from your childhood,if one of these sweet boxes was to arrive as a present it is even better as the surprise is overpowering.

Sweet boxes come in all sorts of shapes and sizes with different contents such as a 50s nostalgia box,60s,70s,and 80s old fashioned sweets box,depending on wich era you are from theres something for everyone,why not make someones day today take a look at sweet heavens selection and get free delivery when you order today.

Types of sweets

There are so many different types of sweets to choose from these days that its hard to know where to start with all your good old favourites to choose from, let alone trying anything new!  With traditional sweets dating back over all the different eras 30′s, 40′s 50′s 60′s, 70′s 80′s, 90′s and now the noughties.  These old fashioned sweets or what some call retro sweets never loose their appeal across the generations, sweets transcend generations.  Everyone has a sweet tooth for some form of a sweet even if its just the occassional mint – do you know of one single person who never eats sweets?  There is something to tickle everyones taste buds.  Check out the Sweet Heaven website to see hundreds of different types of sweets to see what I mean!

Old fashioned sweets for weddings

Alot of people choose to put favours on the wedding tables these days and as budgets are ever more important and stretched what better way to do this than purchasing old fashioned sweets for weddings.  You can theme your tables easily with sweets whether going for a certain colour in sweets ie  pinks, purples or reds to match your colour theme or say selecting a certain era and decorating your table with the reto sweets for that era ie 60′s, 70′s, 80′s, 90′s.  Maybe its not favours you are looking to do, but just want to use sweets for other ideas, maybe a glass vase that would both weight your ballons down but add a splash of colour and difference to your table, or supplying sweets around the foyer area etc.

Wedding Sweets

Wedding sweets are perfect as wedding favours for your tables, they bring fun and colour to any table and allow you to colour co-ordinate with our chosen colour scheme for your wedding. It maybe you have a theme to your wedding that you can accentuate by the clever use of sweets, ie a retro theme from the 60′s, 70′s, 80′s or 90′s and decorate your tables accordingly. Wedding sweets are great too if you have children present, put buckets filled with sweets on your tables for the children to hand out to guests while waiting for the wedding party to arrive and watch guests laugh as the children sneak away sweets while they think no-one is watching them!

Traditional Online Retro Sweets

The best thing about retro sweets nowadays is that you can order them wherever you are online. These sweets can be delivered the next day to your door by these traditional online suppliers. Old fashioned sweets have a big place in our hearts and minds with every generation being able to depict their era by what sweets were popular at that time be it sweets from the 50′s, 60′s, 70′s or 80′s and even in the noughties children will have their own era! Sweets are not only something you can indulge in yourself when you have cravings but you can also put a smile on someones face for any occassion. For the best traditional online retro sweets visit sweet heaven’s online shop and get free delivery within the UK.