Do you need ideas for a tricky to buy for preserving person, or just want to treat yourself? Maybe you'll be inspired by the list below:
An absolute essential, and ideal if you need a gift for someone who has been struggling along making preserves in a normal size saucepan. Quite a pricey gift, but a good preserving pan will last a lifetime.
Nothing makes life easier when preparing fruit and vegetables for preserving than a decent knife that can be resharpened again and again. Sheffield steel are undoubtedly the best.