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A little about the Protect organizations (News updated 18th April 2018)

Now that the Protect endangered species collection by The Mountain has launched, we thought you might like to know a little bit about each of the conservation organizations, which they’re proudly working with. All of these charities were established to help some of the most critically endangered species of our planet. This is your chance to support the efforts of these extraordinary charities, that are doing everything they can to save these animals from the threat of extinction.

CLICK HERE to view the full collection of Protect products.

The African Wildlife Foundation 

The African Wildlife Foundation’s purpose is to protect the wildlife and wild lands of Africa, by putting safety measures in place, such as training rangers, empowering communities and protecting endangered species and their habitats to ensure a more sustainable future.

To find out more visit: www.awf.org

Pandas International 

The mission of Pandas International, is to ensure the preservation and propagation of the endangered Giant Panda. By providing public awareness, teaching, research support, helping with habitat preservation and assistance to Giant Panda Centres, they hope to achieve this goal.

To find out more visit: www.pandasinternational.org

Polar Bears International 

Polar Bears International strives to inspire people to care about the Arctic, the threats of its future, and the link between this small region and our global climate, in order to protect polar bears and the sea ice they depend on.

To find out more visit: www.polarbearsinternational.org

Panthera

Panthera works on the front lines, putting a stop to poaching, preventing conflict amongst people, conserving habitats and reducing unsustainable legal hunting, in order to protect wild cats and their vast landscapes around the world.

To find out more visit: www.panthera.org

The Honeybee Conservancy

The Honeybee Conservancy is passionate about bee conservation, for the sustainability of local produce and works to increase access to organic, sustainable food in under-served communities.

To find out more visit: www.thehoneybeeconservancy.org

The Sea Turtle Conservancy 

The Sea Turtle Conservancy research and conservation initiatives have been fundamental in raising awareness and protection for sea turtles across the globe. By carrying out research, education and training, they hope to protect Sea Turtles and their natural habitats.

To find out more visit: www.conserveturtles.org

The Whale and Dolphin Conservation (WDC)

The Whale and Dolphin Conservation, is the leading charity dedicated to supporting the conservation and welfare of both whales and dolphins. The group envisions a world where every whale and dolphin can swim safely and freely.

www.whales.org

Protect - Endangered Species Collection by The Mountain

 

New Products Arriving! (News updated 4th April 2018)

Don’t forget about all of our new products, which keep coming in! We just don’t know how our warehouse copes, but thankfully we have a great team to handle all of the stock.

For those of you that have been waiting, we have just had our first batch of tote bags from The Mountain in, as well as some new designs from LazyOne and even new wellbeing and holistic items.

You can view our newest additions from either the past week, this month or even the last few months.

Click here to see our latest arrivals from some of our biggest brands, including The Mountain, LazyOne, AngelStar and Tree-Free.

Featured Design: LazyOne - Sawing Logs

Sawing Logs - New design from LazyOne!

 

The Mountain launches new “Protect” range (News updated 14th March 2018)

The Mountain have launched a new Protect endangered species collection, designed for animal lovers and conservationists alike.   

This line features fresh apparel and accessories and aims to support organizations working to save vulnerable, threatened and endangered animals. Powerful images and strong statements, really bring the reality of this need to help home. From Elephants to Honey Bees, the Protect range brings a unique fundraising opportunity, for charities and conservation organizations to help safeguard and care for our world’s creatures.

With calls to action on every tri-blend t-shirt, classic tee, spun-poly tote bag, coffee mug and trucker style cap. These captions such as “Be My Voice” and “Protect My Habitat” strike a strong message in our hearts, with the 10 different species of animals featured.

A portion of the proceeds from every purchase goes to save these magnificent creatures, with The Mountain donating $0.50 for every tee, tote, or cap sold and $0.25 for every mug sold. Proudly supporting the following organizations with their work: African Wildlife Foundation, The Honey Bee Conservancy, Pandas International, Panthera, Polar Bears International, Sea Turtle Conservancy and Whale & Dolphin Conservation.    

The Mountain is renowned for its ArtWear and has always been committed to producing environmentally friendly products, with their screen printing processes, organic dyes and green philosophy since its origins.

Please CLICK HERE to view the Protect Collection, with the complete range available to customers from late April.

Protect - Endangered Species Collection by The Mountain

 

 

 

We are back open for business! (News updated 5th March 2018)

After the disruption of ‘Snowmageddon’, it’s all systems go here at Something Different as we are back open for business! The snow has now melted (mostly), so we can now all get back to a bit of normality.

However, due to those adverse weather conditions, there may be a slight delay in receiving your goods depending on the delivery service.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused while we were closed. If you would like to discuss any outstanding orders, please call us on +44(0) 1278 423600 or you can send us an email to admin@somdiff.com

 

 

Severe Weather Conditions (News updated 1st March 2018)

Due to the severe weather warning put in place for this afternoon, we shall be closed from 12.30pm today. A red weather warning has been issued with heavy snow forecast mid-afternoon. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause, and hope to reopen tomorrow. 

In the event that you cannot get hold of us, please email admin@somdiff.com or alternatively you can leave us a message on +44(0)1278 423600, and one of our team will get back to you as soon as we are back.

 

 

Matching pyjamas and accessories for the whole family! (News updated 7th February 2018)

You may have noticed recently, that matching pyjama sets seem to be the ‘in thing’ for families, whether you’ve seen celebrities wearing them, or even friends that have 'cottoned on' to the craze.

With lots of brands out there to choose from, with the likes of Cyberjammies, Hatley or even Mothercare producing coordinating PJ sets, the brand LazyOne seems to definitely ‘stand out from the herd’!

Not only those LazyOne match their tops with their bottoms, they also produce most of these sets for all the family, whether that’s for husband, wife, daughter or son! The collection includes babywear, bathrobes, blankets, boxer shorts, flapjack sleepsuits, pyjama sets, socks, sleep masks, slippers, nightshirts and so much more!

So if you’re looking for jammas’ that will keep everyone having “tweet dreams”, LazyOne has just the right ‘retire attire’ for you.

This range is already proving to be very successful for our customers that have launched the collection in their shops, and is fast becoming one of our most popular and successful brands.

Please CLICK HERE to take a look at our latest range of Sleep and Loungewear.

'Moose have' pyjamas & accessories from LazyOne!

 

 

Perfect Valentine’s Day Gifts from Cupid! (News updated 30th January 2018)

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, there is little time for shoppers to find that perfect gift for that special someone! But don’t worry, Something Different is here… with our lovely little friend Cupid of course, to help and tell you all about our Valentine’s Gift Ideas.

Check out the LazyOne range for some ‘moose have’ loungewear, sleepwear and accessories perfect for that “Trophy Wife” or even just to tell someone that “I’m Owl Yours”. Shop our range of nightwear here, to make some rather “Sweet Dreams”.      

Not to mention our range of t-shirts and other ArtWear apparel by The Mountain, which make a beautiful gift for the recently engaged, newlyweds or even just couples wanting to celebrate their many years together! So how about some of our "Garden & Flowers T Shirts"? Which she certainly won’t be allergic to, and are bound to last longer than any bunch of flowers. However, if flowers are not her thing, maybe "Cute & Cuddly" or our other tees are more the thing!

But if you’re looking for something a bit more romantic, Cupid recommends our heavenly scented “Incense & Holders”, as well as our “Candles & Candleholders” to set the scene and create that inviting aroma.

So, what are you waiting for? You don’t need Cupid to fire his arrows, to fall in love with these products!

P.S. Don’t forget the card, or she will be mad! Click here for our selection of Love Greeting Cards.

LazyOne - I Moose Have a Kiss - Pyjamas for the whole family!

 

Make a Splash… with 10% Off The Mountain! (News updated 23rd January 2018)

Make a splash with 10% Off The Mountain ArtWear apparel and accessories. Featuring a whole host of new designs and products to ‘whet your appetite’, such as “Dolphin Bubble”, “Sea Turtle Climb” and “Orangutan Hang”. With many of the new designs, also available within the new homeware range on Tote Bags, Baseball Caps, Mugs and more, you’ll be spoilt for choice.

Also featuring the newly added body styles for 2018, including V-neck tees, Triblend T-shirts and Slouchy Crews to name but a few.

Please CLICK HERE to take a look at our extensive range of The Mountain products, and make your selections.

Just use voucher code: VPROMO10 at the checkout.

You better hurry though! Offer expires 31st January 2018.

Please Note: Discount code can only be redeemed once per customer. Discount applied at checkout.

 

Hej... from Sweden! (News updated 16th January 2018)

Hej everyone, Something Different (Europe) are here in a cold (yet surprisingly snowless) Stockholm, Sweden. So do come and see us at FORMEX 17 – 20 January 2018, where we will be showcasing some of our ‘moose’ have lounge and sleepwear products from LazyOne. As well as having all of the latest Spring/Summer artwear apparel by The Mountain on our stand.

With the theme at this year’s event being “A World of Shapes”, we sure hope it ‘shapes’ up to be a good one! See what we did there… okay, we will stop now.

Just CLICK HERE to check out all the details you’ll need for the show.

Hall & Stand C05 : 32.

 

New 2018 Products from AngelStar! (News updated 8th January 2018)

We invite you to browse the new 2018 products from AngelStar! This 60 page supplement showcases all of their upcoming products, before the release of their full 2018 Wholesale Catalogue.

In addition to growing their lines of general inspiration and Cozenza Glassware, AngelStar have added two new exciting ranges that your customers are sure to love. From journals to jewellery, there’s Inspiration for Everyone!    

You can now hit the open road with the all new Guardian Eagle range. Featuring pocket tokens, keyrings, mugs and much more, these accessories are certainly not your Grandmother’s AngelStar! 

Or perhaps the Winter Wonder-full Collection is more to your taste, with a touch of magic and joy, each piece, from tokens to figures, is sure to warm your heart.

Just CLICK HERE to take a look at the new AngelStar items for 2018.

AngelStar - New Products 2018 - Catalogue

 

 

 

Happy New Year! (News updated 3rd January 2018)

Happy New Year to all of our customers from the past, present and future! We sure hope 2018 is a good and prosperous one for you.

With a full year ahead of us, things are already starting to get booked into our calendar for another busy year, we actually have some trade shows coming up over the next few months of 2018. So be sure to check out our trade shows & events page for an event near you… hope to see you there! CLICK HERE

Also we are back to our normal opening hours, and our team is ready to answer any of your queries after a lovely Christmas break. Please CLICK HERE for our full contact details.

Best Wishes, The SomDiff Team!

 

Christmas 2017 Opening Hours (News updated 18th December 2017)

Firstly, everyone here at Something Different, would like to wish all our customers the loveliest Christmas and a very Happy New Year!

It certainly hasn’t been a ‘LazyOne’ for any of us! We definitely think everyone has been good enough for Santa this year, so he is bound to leave a ‘Mountain’ full of presents under the tree!

We are looking forward to another bright year ahead in 2018, with the launch of several new collections from our brands. As well as a few trade shows coming up early in the calendar. To take a look at these events, please visit our Shows & Events page.

We have just received the first arrival of The Mountain Spring/Summer 2018 tees into our warehouse, and the LazyOne Spring/Summer range will be with us shortly. Make sure to look out for these and even more exciting things coming from us very soon!

Please note our following Opening Hours during the Christmas & New Year period:-

Fri 22 Dec: 8.30am – 5pm

Sat 23 Dec: CLOSED

Christmas Eve: CLOSED

Christmas Day: CLOSED

Boxing Day: CLOSED

Weds 27 Dec: 8.30am – 5pm

Thurs 28 Dec: 8.30am – 5pm

Fri 29 Dec: 8.30am – 5pm

Sat 30 Dec: CLOSED

Sun 31 Dec: CLOSED

Mon 01 Jan: CLOSED

Tues 02 Jan: (Normal Opening Hours Resume)

For any out of hour’s queries during the festivities, please email admin@somdiff.com and one of our customer services team will respond as soon as we reopen.

Many thanks for your cooperation and we all hope you have a Very Merry Christmas! 

*Please note that these opening times are updated regularly, but may change due to unforeseen circumstances.

 

Christmas 2017 Delivery Dates (News updated 12th December 2017)

With the Festive Season almost upon us, we’re now holding more stock than ever before in our warehouse, and we wouldn’t want your customers to miss out on securing their favourite Something Different Gifts!  With that in mind, we’ve listed below the last dates that we can receive your orders, to ensure we can process and ship the goods to arrive with you in time for Christmas. 

Last Order Date for ‘IN STOCK’ Products:

   
DELIVERY BY STANDARD UPS/DPD to: LAST ORDER DATE         LAST SHIPMENT DATE
Bulgaria, Finland, Greece, Latvia, Norway, Romania 8th December

12th December 

    (allow 6+ working days for delivery)
Croatia, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland 13th December

15th December

    (allow 5 working days for delivery)
Czech Republic, Poland, Portugal 14th December

18th December

    (allow 4 working days for delivery)
Austria, Denmark, Italy, Spain 15th December 19th December 
    (allow 3 working days for delivery)
Belgium, France, Germany, Netherlands, Rep of Ireland, Northern Ireland 18th December 20th December
     (allow 2 working days for delivery)
United Kingdom                                               19th December 21st December
   

(1 working day for delivery – not guaranteed)

PLEASE NOTE: These dates do not take into account if the delivery address is located in a remote / extended area, according to the UPS website. 

If you are unsure if your delivery address is classed as a remote / extended area, you can check this by downloading the Excel file on this web page:-

http://www.ups.com/content/gb/en/shipping/cost/zones/area_surcharge.html 

DELIVERY BY ROYAL MAIL

INTERNATIONAL AIRMAIL

LAST ORDERING DATE

LAST POSTING DATE

    (advised by Royal Mail)
Africa, Middle East 29th November 2nd December
Asia, Cyprus, Far East, Eastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland & Slovakia) 4th December 6th December
Australia, Caribbean, Central & South America, Greece, New Zealand 5th December 7th December
Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Poland 11th December 13th December
Canada, Finland, Sweden, USA 12th December 14th December
Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal , Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland 13th December 

15th December

 

INTERNATIONAL HM FORCES MAIL (BFPO) LAST ORDERING DATE LAST POSTING DATE
    (advised by Royal Mail)
Operational BFPO's 23rd November 27th November
Static BFPO's 8th December 11th December

 

UK INLAND MAIL LAST ORDERING DATE  LAST POSTING DATE
    (advised by Royal Mail)
2nd Class (including tracked) 18th December 20th December
1st Class (including tracked) 19th December 21st December
Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed 20th December 22nd December

Please contact our customer support team for any further queries and questions you may have on +44 (0)1278 423600, or alternatively you can email us at: admin@somdiff.com

They will work with you, to ensure your customers get their Christmas gifts when they need them.

 

Get yourself a signed Anne Stokes T-Shirt! (News updated 4th December 2017)

That’s right, we are offering you the chance to claim a free autographed Anne Stokes T-Shirt, when spending £250/€250 or more on ‘Anne Stokes Fantasy T-Shirts’.

These tees were signed by Anne herself at her UK signing event in Ledbury, on May 6th 2017. We do not have many of these, so you better act fast if you’d like one!

Design and size of the T-Shirt received will be selected at random.

Just use the voucher code: VFREEAUTO at the checkout.

Full terms and conditions can be viewed on the offer page. CLICK HERE

Anne Stokes Signing our Tees!

 

 

See Next Season’s ArtWear and Accessories (News updated 28th November 2017)

For those of you that just can’t wait to see the very latest ArtWear apparel and accessories from The Mountain, they have just released a supplementary Spring/Summer 2018 catalogue. This is in addition to their Fall/Winter 2017 workbook.

In the Spring/Summer 2018 catalogue, you will find all the upcoming springtime products for 2018! With that being said, the all new classic and kids tees are available to order now. However, please note that the following products will not be available until February 2018: Men’s Triblend Tees, Men’s V-Neck Tees, Women’s V-Neck, Triblend Tank Top, Trucker Hats, Tote Bags, Mugs and the Protect Collection.

Please CLICK HERE to take a look at the new Spring/Summer 2018 catalogue.

See The Mountain Spring/Summer 2018 ArtWear!

 

 



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