Name A Star: Review and Giveaway 

Are you looking for a last minute gift idea? Or do you get stuck when looking for presents in general? Or perhaps you are simply on the hunt for something abit different? I love finding thoughtful gifts; something handmade, personal or unique in some way. But sometimes it can be difficult to come up with the perfect idea. Until now…

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Star Name Registry is the UK’s number one online registry company who offers this unique gift. There are a variety of packages to choose from, with prices ranging from £14.99 for a standard star to £69.99 for a binary star gift set, as well as several other options inbetween. Their gift set version of each package comes with a framed certficate beautifully presented in a silver box, whereas the regular version comes in an envelope. If you need it in a hurry, you can choose to have it sent via email for an extra £4.99 (sent within 12 hours of order received) or £6.99 for next day delivery (paper version). Gift sets can also be sent via next day special delivery for £8.49. So handy to remember as a last minute present too!

I originally found out about naming your very own star with Star Name Registry earlier this year, when I was contacted by their lovely team to review their extra bright star gift set and host a giveaway. It really is such a fab gift idea! It is ideal for the person who has everything, anyone with an interest in stargazing or outdoors in general, or for someone who just likes something that bit different!

This lovely set includes your very own star that you can name, and choose which constellation you would like it to be located in too. It also has an explanation of the star, free download of software, map and framed certificate in a gorgeous silver box. It does make a really unusual and very lovely gift.

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For my original review, I took quite sometime trying to decide on the name of my star and considered a couple of different options; for example, I thought about naming it after my daughter, or even her nickname ‘Squiggle’. But then I came up with the perfect idea: I chose our family name, because then the star represents all of us together. Wherever any of us are, we can look up at the night sky and see our star, and know we are together. It even includes our furbabies! Perfect.

This time, I didn’t have to think so hard because I knew it would make the perfect gift for a family member! So I named it after them, along with a short personal message to them to show our gratitude for all they do.

But that’s not all… I have another Bright Star gift (enveloped version) to give away! If you would like the chance to win your own star, enter my rafflecopter giveaway below. Good luck!

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Competition closes 7th January 2018. Open to UK residents only. Winner will be able to name their star and will receive Bright Star Naming certificate (enveloped version). Other T&Cs apply.

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*Disclosure: I was gifted the Extra Bright Star free for the purpose of this review. Thoughts and opinions are my own.

Author: Living Life Our Way

NP and home ed mum, conservationist, nature lover, blogger, SEN & MH advocate, ex teacher. ~Don't think outside the box, think like there is no box~

193 thoughts on “Name A Star: Review and Giveaway ”

  1. I’d gift it to my son and daughter in law, they got married a few days before Christmas this would be a magical reminder of their special day’ After all it was written in the stars that they’d be together forever.

  2. I would name this star Peter – after my Grandad, Best-Friend, Hero and Soulmate 🙂 He was my world, it’s his anniversary on the 24th Jan, 3 years.

    Becci Cleary

  3. How lovely. I would gift this to my mum as she always looks up at the stars when thinking about her late father.

  4. My daughter would love this so this would be for her. She would probably name the star ‘Dave’ as that’s what she names everything right now! 😉

  5. I’d love to gift this to my dad 🙂 he’s fascinated by space and the night sky and he would LOVE it!

  6. I would name the star after my daughter, this would make a wonderful birthday present that she could remember for ever

  7. I would name it for my Mum who sadly passed away 17 years ago. I think it would make a lovely tribute to her.

  8. I would name the Star Cheyenne <3 and give it to mom put a smile on her face Cheyenne was my niece's name <3

  9. I would call my star Nevaeh. and gift it to my step daughter as she lost baby Nevaeh just before her second birthday.

  10. I’d put it in my daughters time capsule, for her to open on her 18th as we wrote lovely letters for her first birthday and this would be a fabulous addition.

  11. I would give this to my dad 🙂 because he has a special birthday coming up and it would be a lovely way of commemorating it

  12. id gift it to my daughter who wants to study astronomy at uni, id name is elisabetania after her imaginary world when she was a kid!

  13. I would do it for my very best friend. I would have to hunt out some Latin or Greek equivalent of his name – John

  14. I asked my husband for a star for Christmas but apparently blatantly asking is still not a big enough hint for him so I never got one. I’d name it Ember like our daughter.

  15. I would gift it to my niece. She is Minion mad, I wouldn’t be suprised if she named the star after one of the characters.

  16. I would give this to my husband for his 50th this August.He loves stargazing so to have his own star deed would make his day