Name a Star Gift Tin

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Description

Name a star after a loved one with the Intergalactic Star Database and show them just what a star they are to you! Gazing up at a blanket of stars is one of life's great pleasures. Whether you're a casual stargazer, spend the whole night attached to your telescope, or simply want to make your mark in the heavens, why not name your very own star?

The Name a Star set comes with coordinates and a star wall map so you can star spot your star and details of how to register the issued star on the Star Registry. The star will officially be titled with your chosen name and you can show it off with the certificate you are issued. This novelty gift is great fun and offers a truly sentimental gift. Who knows there could be an updated version of the classic nursery rhyme to 'Twinkle twinkle little Clive' - it could happen!

Pack Contents:

  • Presentation Tin containing all you need register a name for a star
  • Introduction Letter
  • Registration Card – complete this and return to register your star and receive your A4 personalised certificate of registry
  • A4 Star co-ordinates certificate (actual facts on your stars position)
  • Map of the night skies poster
  • Guide to the northern constellations book
  • Suitable for ages 8+ (an adult must supervise the registration process)
  • Information on stars names are periodically released to the British Library so keep an eye out, yours may make it in there

Size:

  • Dimensions: 23 x 17 x 2cm
  • Weight: 300g

Please note: This gift provides you with the opportunity to name a star as an enduring sentiment. Consequently it is of emotional rather than scientific worth. It is not possible to assign ownership of a star. It is the sentiment behind the gift that is significant since naming a star is an enduring personalised message. It is therefore a novelty gift idea which does not grant legal ownership or title. Most importantly, the named star will always be associated with the giver and recipient.

Product Details

Brand:
  • Gift Republic

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Customer Reviews

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4.565217391304348

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5

This Name A Star Gift Tin is an amazing gift for someone who has lost someone.

Sun Apr 15 15:32:00 BST 2012 by

name a star gift tin

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5

A really fantastic gift tin. The Name a Star Gift Tin does exactly what it says on the tin.

Sat Apr 07 13:21:08 BST 2012 by

5 Stars for a Star

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5

I bought this Name A Star Gift Tin for my mother. She absolutely loved the gift and the certificate she received in the post after she registered and named her star it is now framed, pride of place in the hall. This was an excellent gift, its fun, cheap and great for the star lovers of the world! I would recommend getting this for anyone that likes this sort of thing, lots of hours spent trying to track down the star in the night sky! I'm very impressed.

Tue Mar 27 06:24:14 BST 2012 by

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4

The person who received this Name a Star gift really liked it and enjoyed finding their star.

Mon Mar 26 22:53:16 BST 2012 by

Great idea

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5

I bought this Name a Star Gift Tin for my mother and she loved it. She spent a whole morning perusing the maps and documents, and was thrilled with it. Certainly an unusual and welcome alternative!

Mon Mar 26 12:23:19 BST 2012 by

Name a Star Gift Tin

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4

I gave the Name a Star Gift Tin as a present to my Mum on Mother's Day so she could name a Star after her granddaughter (my neice) that we lost in December to Cancer. She loved the idea and I am sure it will help her come to terms with our loss knowing she can look up and know she is looking down on us.

Fri Mar 23 13:36:00 GMT 2012 by

name a star

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4

I was really pleased when the tin arrived and so was my Mum, as this was a Mother's Day gift.

Mon Mar 19 13:15:55 GMT 2012 by

Lovely idea

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5

Bought this for my fiancee for Valentine's Day. He absolutely loves it! Excellent present for a star gazer but equally romantic for anyone.

Mon Feb 20 21:48:59 GMT 2012 by

Brilliant

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5

Who cares if it's not "officially named"? It's the thought that counts. I bought this for a female friend and she absolutely loved it, never seen her so happy. Great gift idea for sky-watchers and more.

Sat Feb 18 15:16:19 GMT 2012 by

Name a Star

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5

Bought this as a different first wedding anniversary present. Couldn't think of something paper-related other than a paper aeroplane then I saw this. Yes it just names a star on a database but they love looking up and seeing "their star" shining above them, that's why I bought it.

Thu Feb 09 20:58:09 GMT 2012 by

name a star

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4

This star means a lot. I bought this gift so my children will have an everlasting memory of their Father. Loved the little silver tin that it came in , it will make keeping it safe that much easier. The plotted star map will also help to locate the star, what a fab present.

Sat Dec 31 16:09:55 GMT 2011 by

the name a star

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5

I`ve just bought 2 Name a Star kits and could get a couple more before xmas they may not be a present you can hold but for a friend or family member that does not need anything much but wants to be reminded they are being thought of. These are perfect, one went to a friend just out of the cancer ward at the local hospital and the other to a work colleague who has been covering another managers shift for 3 weeks with no complaints. Both got massively positive responses and smiles for days perfect!

Sat Dec 10 17:56:19 GMT 2011 by

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5

what a great idea. This will make a great stocking filler for people of any age. I would highly recommend this to all my friends and family.

Tue Nov 30 15:30:15 GMT 2010 by

Brilliant

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5

I have purchased from iwoot before and always found the service exceptional, fast easy and secure payment along with quick delivery make the entire process completely painless! The name a star I bought was a small part of my wifes wedding present, it made her cry, a great gift with timeless implications! Although it was hard to choose from such an array of other stuff on the site, iv found loads of other presents for people now, so I'm sorted for birthdays for the next few years!

Tue Apr 13 00:00:00 BST 2010 by

Do not buy

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1

This is totally fake this is on Sir Patrick Moore's website and this is what he said ''Various agencies claim to be able to name stars on payment of a sum of money. But stars have not been officially named for hundreds of years. Have nothing to do with a scam of this kind''

Mon Mar 08 00:00:00 GMT 2010 by

great

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5

this product is great!!!!it is the best gift I could get for my boyfriend. The delivery was the next day so that was brriliant! Everyone should do this for someone they love. don't hesitate!

Fri Feb 12 00:00:00 GMT 2010 by

Great product

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5

Bought this for my daughter to give to her grandparents as she wanted to give something different! Result - grandma was in tears and grandpa was chuffed to be 'immortalised' in the stars! The reaction was more than expected and as an unusual gift, I highly recommend.

Thu Jan 07 00:00:00 GMT 2010 by

Best gift ever!!

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5

I got this star for my husband for Christmas I registed it and named after his best friend who passed away in Oct 09, his reaction was the best ever, it is a gift for life and his best mates name kept alive forever.

Tue Jan 05 00:00:00 GMT 2010 by

NAME A STAR

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5

OUT OF THIS WORLD PRESENT TO MY WIFE AND NEW BORN GRANDAUGHTER EVERYONE THOUGHT IT WAS A GREAT GIFT FOR LIFE TO KEEP.SUPER THANK YOU FOR THE IDEAR.

Tue Jan 05 00:00:00 GMT 2010 by

in memory of a dear mum

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5

bought for my sister to name a star after a very dear mum who passed away last year age 90

Thu Dec 03 00:00:00 GMT 2009 by

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