Old fashioned gift hampers, cubes and jars filled with sweets from your Childhood
On this page you will find a wonderful selection of retro sweet hampers and gifts that are bursting with a wide variety of sweets from the 70s, 80s and other eras.
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A retro style collector's tin which is ddeal for storing all your chocolate, as well as being a great gift idea, too!
This delightful, resuable tin of jelly babies is made in the UK and would make a lovely gift for fans of the classic motor home.
A tin is also available filled with shortbread biscuits.
A nicely-priced gift cube which features a lovely variety of old-fashioned sweets including popping, sour, fizzy, fruity and chewy sweets such as Double Dip,Chewits,Flump,Rainbow drops and Refreshers.
A heart-shaped tin of mini love hearts. A delightful gift that would be especially ideal for Valentine's day.
A great value gift box featuring a wonderful selection of old school sweets you ate in your childhood.such as Sherbet Dip Dab, popping candy etc.
An ideal gift for anyone who was a child of the 80s, or maybe as a treat for yourself! Includes 25 different types of sweets in an attractive gift cube wrapped with a ribbon.
A 300g box which includes 24 pieces of the luxury, gold-wrapped chocolates that are always well-received.
By Dandy Candy. A nicely presented gift box of retro, sherbert-filled flying saucers - cosmic!
This cube of goodies features a wide-range of chewy retro sweets, including the classic fruit salads.
This selection from Dandy Candy has been specially selected for boys, and I'm pleased to see some chocolate footballs in there!
Gift Cube for Girls
Packed with sweets and lollies and ideal for a birthday or Christmas present.
A gift cube packed with the legendary love hearts, with a free heart lollipop included.
Available for less than a fiver, (including delivery) and this one fits through the letterbox, so no waiting in for it to arrive - great idea!
A colourful selection of bubble gum sweets from one of the UK's most trusted confectionary suppliers Dandy Candy.
A medium (350g) sized gift jar full of those pink shrimps you used to buy loose from your local sweet shop.
A very attractive, old fashioned jar of classic red and yellow pear drops with no artificial colours.
A fabulous gift idea that will put a smile on the face of any liquorice lover.
This is a wonderful gift idea for anyone who is mad about VW camper vans and/or collects related products.
A tin is also available filled with gorgeous clotted cream fudge.
The finest British made crumbly butter fudge presented in a vintage style gift box - who can resist this?
Gorgeously self-indulgent, British made hand-broken fudge in a retro gift box.
Remember these? Yes, you can still buy them! A real blast from the past.
A reusable and collectible tin that can be used as a money box once you've eaten all of the toffees, of course! Suitable for vegetarians.
This pack is filled with an assortment of old British favourites including Fruit Salads, Refreshers, Drumsticks, Candy Bracelets and more. Great for sharing out or to give as a gift.
Ideal for birthday parties, treasure hunts or as an extra present. Each bag is full of retro favourites.
If you know someone who likes liquorice, then they simply can't fail to love this big box of goodies.
Sour and Fizzy Sweets
This gift cube by Dandy Candy is perfect for any fan of sweets than make the tongue tingle!
All of your favourite childhood sweets in a big tube. Highly-rated at Amazon and includes a wide variety of old-fashioned sweets.
A huge 2.5kg jar of the traditional pink and yellow pear-flavoured sweets.
I used to adore these back in the day, and this 1.5kg jar is enough to keep anyone going for quite a while!
A 1.5kg jar packed with the original British, stripy mint.
Who can resist biting into the sweet shell of a sugared almond? This 1.8kg jar makes for the perfect gift.
Liquorice Allsorts Tin with Doll
A tin packed full of the ever-popular Liquorice Allsorts with a soft Bertie Bassett toy doll. A delightful gift idea for children.
A 1 kilo jar of marshmallow heaven! Includes delicious snowballs of marshmallow smothered in delicious coconut flakes - irresistible!
Oh wow! I remember this stuff from the 70s, and this gift pack includes a mix of four different Walkers gluten free toffee slabs.
This mid-sized box is packed with sweets from your childhood, including my favourites - flying saucers!
I used to buy these for a penny each as a child. How times change, but it's nice to see that they're still a popular choice - even today!
A cool-looking retro crate with a sliding lid and containing nine compartments full of retro delights such as sherbet lemons, rhubarb and custard, mint humbugs etc.
750g of British retro sweets and lollies in a reusable tin.
These nostalgic sweets are presented in a delightful stars and stripes Emma Bridgewater old style case.
Large Size and Luxury Hampers
This has received the highest customer ratings at Amazon UK, and is crammed full of retro goodies, presented in a red gift box with white ribbon. Click the pic to see full details.
This stunning gift box is bursting full with traditional sweets, including retro favourites such as white mice, coconut mushrooms, toffee bonbons and many more. Highly rated by customers.
A highly-rated and popular Christmas chocolate selection featuring favourities such as Freddo, Roses, Snow Bites, Dairy Milk and much more.
An amazing gift box packed full of retro sweets that you won't have seen in a while. Includes iconic delights such as Space Dust, Jelly Tots, White Mice and much more.
Perfect for Valentine's day or an anniversary, this gift box is crammed full with lovehearts, cherry lips and other loveable retro treats, and will really show how much you love her.
Retro Gift Ideas
25th and 30th Birthday
Books - Nostalgia
Books - Old Cars
Born in the 70s Gifts
Born in the 80s Gifts
iPhone Covers - Retro
Mugs - Gaming
Mugs - Retro
Party Decorations - 80s
Posters - Movie
Sunglasses - 80s
Sweets - Retro (loose)
Toys - 70s and 80s
Toys - Traditional (wooden and metal)
T-Shirts - 80s and Retro
Watches - LED Retro