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SCOTTISH HANGOVER SURVIVAL

 

So ye'v been oot oan the ran at the weekend an' ye just cannae hack the Scottish hangover on a Sunday morning. We'v come up wae a list o' aw the best Scottish essentials ye'll need tae make it tae work on a Monday withoot looking or feeling like methadone Mick.

 

1 >>> HINGIN’ SWEATSHIRT

When it comes tae a hangover, everywan needs a few comforts. Whether its lying on yer  sofa for hoors or flinging on yer favourite Scottish sweatshirt, oor HINGIN jumper has ye sorted. The perfect hangover jumper to keep you cosy an say ‘Never again, hen'. Oor new Scottish sweatshirt is made fae recycled fabrics, offcuts and even plastic bottles which huv been compressed to create a super soft fabric, cosy an' comfy as...

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2 >>> IRN BRU
Theres nothin’ at aw better than that slug of IRN BRU when ye are on yer hangover death bed and ye don't know if ye will make it tae see work on a Monday morning.  Get yersel or yer maw doon tae the corner shop and grab a wee bottle of the glorious orange stuff tae beat the effects aff the devils nectar fae last night. If ye know a pal that has an original recipe IRN BRU stash, ye might want tae get yer hands oan that tae. Cannae beat the OG recipe. Mon the BRU. We huv a few left in the shop but if yer no fast yer last!
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3 >>> SHOWER
Tae fight aff that horrible feeling when ye awake,  get herself tae the shower and wash away aw the antics fae last night. Theres nuffin worse than feel on' like ye’v been a few roons way a boxer, so get yersel in a nice hot shower an' ye will be feeling a bit mair fresh as ye get back intae bed. Yer maw will thank ye for no being a ripe smell aboot the hoose tae.

 

4 >>> SQUARE SAUSAGE ROLL

Gaun then, ye need tae get the scran intae ye if ye want to survive this hangover, and when it comes tae what scran tae pick, theres nae better than the almighty Scottish square sausage. Nestled in wan o’ Mortons finest rolls, ye can team yer square sausage wae ketchup or whatever ye fancy. . . just get that bitta Scottish grease intae ye. If yer too lazy, get yersel a piece fae Greggs.

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>>> H20
Keep yersel hydrated. Or rehydrate mair likey. Make sure yer Gie it Laldy water bottle water is filled wae cooncil juice an' keep yersel topped up. 
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6>>>THE SWEET STUFF
There’s that wee point when you're hingin’ an ye fancy a bit o’ something sweet. Ye cannae get much better than a dunt of tablet wae a good cuppa tea fae yer Gie It Laldy mug.
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6 >>> YER SHOWS
Get binging on yer favourite shows, fae hilarious episodes o’ Still Game tae reruns o’ ‘Lorraine’, ’Chewin’ The Fat’ and the likes. Ye’ll no be feeling pure shite if yer tucked up in yer Hingin’ sweatshirt as ye watch binge yer way through hours o’ telly.


 7 >>> HAIR OF THE DUG

Its no actually proven tae work but ye might as well if none of the above are working fir ye. Crack oot that last wee bit o’ Bucky and gie yersel a swally tae perk yersel up a bit. But dinnae get too mad wi it cuz ye hae work in the morning.

 

8 >>> UNLIMITED CUPS OF TEA
If ye just cannae hack even the thought never mind the smell o’ alcohol during a hangover, sort yersel oot  was a nice cuppa tea, brewed intae yer HINGIN’ mug fae Gie It Laldy. This belter of a mug is just right fir yer hangover on a Sunday, and lets them aw know that yer suffering as ye drink yer tea trying to get back tae normal.
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Ye can pick up aw oor clobber and essentials doon at oor Gie it Laldy gift shop at 199 Crow Road, Glasgow. Ye can also find hunners o’ Scottish inspired gitfs, patter and mair in oor online shop here at gieitlaldy.com tae.

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SHORTLISTED: GLASGOW BUSINESS AWARDS

SHORTLISTED: GLASGOW BUSINESS AWARDS
As a small independent business in Glasgow, we work hard to maintain a business that is unique, relevant and relatable to our customers. To be given the news that we have been shortlisted in such a prestigious award is an honour for Gie it Laldy. Our team consistently apply themselves, fulfilling on-line orders and of course preparing stock for loyal stockists around Scotland. We want to develop and grow not solely the business, but our team who put in 100% effort and continue to Gie It Laldy each n' every day.
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 Our ethos is at the heart of our business. As an independent SME, our in-house production and design facilities allow us to react quicker to trending topics in Scotland and in politics around the UK. Which in turn enables us to keep business in Glasgow and the Scottish economy. We hand-print all of our products right here in Glasgow, working with only the best and trusted suppliers and local businesses to constantly develop and expand Gie it Laldy. We employ people who are inspired by, and take pride in where they come fae are proud to create an  environment that allows us to flourish and develop our professional and personal skills.
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As a business we are always striving to expand our network and  knowledge, developing connections and products to generate new and innovative ways to celebrate all that is great in Scots language and culture. Our on-going dialogue with our Gie it Laldy followers on social media platforms and our casual observations in and around Glasgow provides much of our inspiration, and not exclusively verbal, but through the language of the street and urban architecture.  We feel its important to connect with everyone of you to create an on-going dialogue with Scotland and across the world.
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We are a hunner percent grateful fir this opportunity. We cannae wait to get all dolled up fir the ceremony in a few weeks and we will make sure tae Gie It Laldy on the night! Wish us luck!

 

Ye can see aw the shortlisted businesses by heading tae the Glasgow Business Awards website here:  https://glasgowbusinessawards.com/news/the-glasgow-business-awards-2018-finalists-announced/

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Top 10 Scottish Birthday Gifts

If ye'v huv followed us for a while you will know that we love designing fir birthdays. Fae yer maw tae yer Da an' fae yer Granny tae yer Granda an' everyone else in between. We made it simple fir ye wae a list of the top ten funny Scottish gifts 
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1.Scottish Greetings Cards
We huv an extensive collection of the best Scottish inspired birthday cards on the market. Oor cards are made fae 100% post consumer recycled board so ye know that its all coming fae a good place. Aside from that, we've got the ultimate endearing insults an' the best o' Scottish patter and birthday greetings. An' if yer looking for more loving cards that ye might want to gift tae yer lovely wee granny or grandad, look no further.
 
Happy Birthday, Whit A Year, The Weather's Been Shite. . . 
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