Naming a Star Gift with Star Name Registry + Giveaway!

I first heard about Naming a star in February when my friend Sam received his own star from his girlfriend for his birthday, I thought it was an amazing gift because I can remember so many nights when Sam and I would go for a walk in the evening to stargaze. Ever since then I had always wanted to have my own star, so when the opportunity arrived I grabbed it with both hands!

Gift of a star

I named my star after my relationship with my boyfriend Reece because stars usually burn for a few million years meaning that our love and relationship will last our entire lifetime.

I brought my star from Star Name Registry who are the best online star registry company. Naming a star through them means that your star is unique you to, no-one can own the same star as you. I was surprised at how cheap it is name your own star; prices start at as little as £14.99 for a standard star or as much as the Binary Star  for £69.99.

Star name registry

Every Star package comes with:

Entry into the registry

A4 Name Deed

The Sky Atlas Map

Confirmation Letter

The Gift sets also include:

A4 Silver Framed Certificate

Large Silver Presentation Box

The Extra Bright Star and Binary Stars include:

Information on what the star is

Naming a Star

I will always remember the first time I got to look through a telescope, I must of been around 5-6, my dad’s friend had a super high tech telescope and he brought it round our house one evening when it was really clear. I saw Saturn, the moon and stars in the universe. It was honestly one of the most amazing things I have ever seen and I will never forget it. I find conspiracy theories about life on other planets really fascinating and knowing that I own a star in the universe where their could be life somewhere feels pretty cool!

One of my lifetime goals is to road trip somewhere quiet, camp outside overnight and lie down in front of the stars. Hopefully Reece and I will one day do this, maybe we can travel down to the seaside and camp outside during the summer and fall asleep under our star. Hint Hint Reece if you are reading this!

Having loved this Naming a Star gift a lot I have teamed up with Star Name Registry to give one of you a chance to win their very own named Star for yourself or to giveaway as gift to someone. This will be their Enveloped version, it will include a certificate and constellation map, this has a RRP of £34.98.

All you need to do is enter below! Good Luck!

Terms and conditions:

(Please note that all entries will be checked against comments for validation).

Only one entry per person is allowed. Once a winner is randomly picked, I will check if the winner has done what was requested and I will contact them.

The giveaway will close on 1st April 2017


Name your very own star!

Disclaimer: I was sent the item in mention in return for an honest review.

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  1. // Reply

    I would name the star after my grandmother, if I were to win I would gift it to my mum.

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    My beautiful Piglet – after my daughter Abigail – it’s her nickname x

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    Id name my star bruceiffer it’s a nickname my husband has

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    My star would be named after my cat who passed away, in her memory x

  5. // Reply

    i would name it after my niece, she would love this 🙂

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    My two angel babies, Ceiran and Connor x

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    Morgan after my grandson

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    I want to name my star Katy after my Aunty and Mum’s twin sister who we lost a couple of years ago. we always say she os looking down on all of us as a star!

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    I would name it MR G, after my hubby. He loves to star-gaze, it would be perfect.

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    Robert after my greatly missed granddad <3

  11. // Reply

    I’d name it Bailey after my sister’s labrador who really helps her with daily tasks.

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    My best friend because he passed away and had the kindest heart.

  13. // Reply

    i would name my star Kayley after my good friend who died aged 20, we both have the same illness and I met her in hospital

  14. // Reply

    The star would be named after my childrens father who died when they were very young x

  15. // Reply

    Love the idea of owning a star! I would name it Eden and give it to her to show we what a star she is for her recent charity hair cut 🙂 x

  16. // Reply

    I would name it Christine after my boyfriends mum as he lost her this year and i know this would mean a lot to him.

  17. // Reply

    I would name it ‘ Love Conquers All’, and would be for our wedding in May, what a brilliant unusual idea x

  18. // Reply

    Id name it Bowie 🙂

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    Heidi after my little cat.

  20. // Reply

    I would name it after me Tamasine.

  21. // Reply

    I’d name it Forever Young as I hopefully will be!

  22. // Reply

    Jasmine after my daughter

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    Elizabeth Jane after my Nain

  24. // Reply

    I would name it Tessalyn – a mix of my two daughter’s names 🙂

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    Tommy after my brother who passed away on Christmas Day x

  26. // Reply

    I would name my star Treignac after a tiny village in France. We stayed with friends here for a magical weekend last year. I have never seen the night sky look so brilliant and was in awe of all the stars above us. It was an amazing, overwhelming experience and I would love to name a star in the memory of a special place and dedicate it to special friends and special memories.

  27. // Reply

    We’ve recently lost quite a few family members, so I would name it after them.

  28. // Reply

    Suttons Love for my other half and his family

  29. // Reply

    I would name it Bethany after my youngest daughter x

  30. // Reply

    I’m forever calling my kids into the garden at night to point out constellations and satellites and things, but to be able to point to a star (I have a dedicated laser-pointer for this) and show them that it had our family name would be truly amazing, that’s something that would stay with them long after I’m gone. :@)

  31. // Reply

    What a lovely prize to give to a loved one. I know what I would name it as well <3

  32. // Reply

    I’d name it after my daughter.

  33. // Reply

    Amelia because my clever grand-daughter is fascinated with the universe.

  34. // Reply

    Lovley idea I would name it kelsie kyla my 2 girls names in the sky . X

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    Bridie, named after my daughter bridie xx

  36. // Reply

    I would name my Star ‘Jo-El’ after my little boy and a play on the name ‘Jor-El’ – Superman’s Daddy 😉 x

  37. // Reply

    I’m not sure because I would gift this to my daughter she would love it

  38. // Reply

    i would name it amber after my daughter

  39. // Reply

    I would name it after my children

  40. // Reply

    Would love this for wife’s 60th birthday

  41. // Reply

    I would name it after my Grandad, who is greatly missed.

  42. // Reply

    i would call it Diamond girl to represent my daughters

  43. // Reply

    William after the grandson I lost

  44. // Reply

    I would give this to my mum for her upcoming birthday

  45. // Reply

    I would name it after my nephew, Malachi.

  46. // Reply

    I would name it after my son, he is absolutely in love with space! x

  47. // Reply

    I would name the star Lucy after my beautiful Granddaughter,

  48. // Reply

    I would Call it ‘Zakky’ after my grandson

  49. // Reply

    Nutty Nanny because its the nickname my grandchildren gave me

  50. // Reply

    Hannah, so then wherever I am in the world, my mum can always see me! 🙂

  51. // Reply

    I’d name it Jack after my son who I call my little star.

  52. // Reply

    I would name it Devon after my son who passed away

  53. // Reply

    I would name it josie after my nanna who has just passed away

  54. // Reply

    Love all things space – have thought about doing this for a while to be honest! Would be amazing to win!

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    Precious after my dog 🙂

  56. // Reply

    I’d call it Kimberley Hope after my granddaughter whose daddy has a life limiting condition. I think it would comfort her in the future

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    mary winifred, my amazing nana who we lot last month x

  58. // Reply

    Jasmine after my little guinea pig that I had to have put down last month.

  59. // Reply

    I’d name my star Burger Girl, after my lovely dog

  60. // Reply

    My star would be named logan james in memory of my nephew

  61. // Reply

    I’d call it Breeze, after my cat. My boyfriend would totally understand.

  62. // Reply

    Violet Joy after my little girl

  63. // Reply

    I would name the star Alicia after my late wife

  64. // Reply

    I’d let my son choose the name, he would probably call it Artemis after his pet gecko!

  65. // Reply

    Daisy Charlie after my children

  66. // Reply

    It would be jackie after my mother in law

  67. // Reply

    Natalie after my gorgeous daughter

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    Adeen – It’s my daughter’s name

  69. // Reply

    Not sure id need to have a think about it. but it would be in memory of my dad who died last year and is missed so much

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    I would call it Lou after my dad who has just passed away

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    Barbara Angela – After my Nan and Mum, who died within 6 months of each other 5 years ago

  72. // Reply

    I would let my daughter name it 🙂

  73. // Reply

    Sheila after my much missed mother

  74. // Reply

    I’d name it after my nanny MaryCol:)

  75. // Reply

    I would name the star after my partner, as he is my star!

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    I would love to name a star in honour of my beloved dad peter Charles barber who we lost in 1998 ,my heart broke in that year and has never mended you manage to carry on but the pain never go ,how proud he,d been to know he had a star named after him,my dad helped everybody out nothing was too much trouble now to say thankyou and we love and miss you every day I would be lost for words to win this sensational out of this world prize

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    I would name a star after my Grandad. He’s the brightest star in the sky right now xxxxxxxxx

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    I would name is Winnie after my dearly missed nan x

  79. // Reply

    I would name my star after my nana who passed away in November.

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    I would name it Nicola in memory of my dear friend

  81. // Reply

    I’d love to win this ! I’d give it to my daughter for her 16th birthday that’s coming up thankyou for the chance ❤️

  82. // Reply

    I would name it Lucy, after my mum who is my rock – she named me madeline estelle – estelle meaning star in latin, she would love this 🙂

  83. // Reply

    Awww what a lovely idea So cute , I would do it for my 3 girls

  84. // Reply

    I think I would call the star :- “It is Nice to be Nice”, which is a phrase that the older generation used to frequently use. Maybe it would encourage everyone to be kind and Respectful to themselves and others.

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    We would name the star, Talos, as in Greek mythology, Talos was created to protect the citizens of Crete. We have chosen the name Talos, as it would represent both my husband and my dad who have passed away and let our girls know that their grand-dads are in heaven protecting them.

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    Henry Oliver Ray my lovely little grandson he’s my little star he’s on the autism spectrum but he’s beautiful in every way.

  87. // Reply

    I would love to name the star Cheyenne after my niece for personnel reasons xx My mum would love this put a smile on her face <3

  88. // Reply

    I would love to win this for my mum. Would make a lovely gift for her 50th Birthday from my kids.

  89. // Reply

    I would gift the choice to my 4 year old niece to choose.

  90. // Reply

    I would name it Lovelly – after all of us!

  91. // Reply

    I would name the star JJ after my Mum and Dad Jenny & John

  92. // Reply

    I would name the star after my mum Michelle. She has always wanted a star named after her.

  93. // Reply

    i would name it for my mum be a lovely gift

  94. // Reply

    I would name mine “George Clarke” after my Dad as my Mum always talks to the stars as if it is him

  95. // Reply

    I would name it after my space-loving son who would think it was the most awesome thing ever!!!

  96. // Reply

    what a lovley idea
    i would donate this to a good friend who lost her daughter
    she would be thrilled to buts with this

  97. // Reply

    I would call it Norma, in rememberance of my mum .x

  98. // Reply

    I’m not sure to be honest I’d let my nephew pick this is right up his street, loves anything to do with space

  99. // Reply

    I’d name it Jack I think, after my eldest, as he would really like it =)

  100. // Reply

    id call my star mali scarlett after my daughter

  101. // Reply

    I’d name a star to make my love with my partner infirnet! Which I know it is!

  102. // Reply

    I’d name it ‘Midnight Shadow’ after my lovely big black cat, as he’s my star + he only comes out at night!

  103. // Reply

    I would give the prize to my friend’s little boy. He is autistic but loves anything to do with astronomy.

  104. // Reply

    Finboo as that’s the nickname I call my nephew

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