The clocks have gone back, the Christmas trees are up and the shops are bustling. However, if the very thought of Christmas shopping and the stresses that come with it gives you heart palpitations – fear not…we’ve got this.
From stocking fillers to pricey picks, our gift guide has something that all family, friends and loved ones will be sure to delight in on Christmas morning. No matter what their style, you’ll be sure to find something for everyone on your list (even the tricky ones) and make this year one to remember.
Gifts for Kids
This furry craze has swept the nation and is one of 2017’s most sought-after gifts. These ‘colleggtibles’ have to be held, rubbed and nurtured for the egg to hatch into magical creatures that then interact with their owner by talking, dancing and playing games.
£59 at Tesco
Pie Face Showdown
This hilarious game brings family and friends together with laugh-out-loud fun. Each player rests their chin on one of the chin rests, while rapidly pushing the big red button which activates the hand on the throwing arm. The player who doesn’t get “pie-faced” wins.
£16.99 at Argos
A penny board is the ideal present for kids who love an outside adventure. Available in a variety of colours and designs, they are incredibly light and easy to take out and about. This is also the perfect fashion accessory for teenagers.
£99.98 at Penny Skateboards
Gifts for Her
Leather gloves are a timeless gift for the fashionistas in your life. Sophisticated and practical, leather gloves are ideal for the winter season. Find a pair with bow, ruffle or zip detail and voila – your loved one will have a staple wardrobe item.
£20 at Topshop
Fitbit Flex 2
From exercise to sleeping, the extremely popular Fitbit tracks every part of your day. For the fitness enthusiasts in your life, this gift will help them stay fit and motivated while giving them real-time information about their day and night. With that aside, this sleek and stylish wristband transforms the tracker into a beautiful accessory.
£80 at Debenhams
The latest generation of instant cameras offers instant satisfaction and nostalgia for any social butterflies you may know. A simple click of a button will print off postcard- like memories as they happen. This is a fantastic gift to open on Christmas day, as it will capture the festive cheer.
£59.00 at Boots
Gifts for him
The Nintendo Switch is 2017’s most exciting console and perfect for any avid gamers. This gaming console can be played both at home and on the go so the men in your life can enjoy the flexibility of playing anytime and anywhere.
£279.99 at Nintendo
For those who enjoy listening to music, why not do it with the best equipment? Following Beats acquisition by Apple, they are more popular than ever. Available to buy through all different fits, whether over-ear, on-ear or in-ear – you can decide what would be the best for your special person.
£99.99 at Argos
For the groomer, there are a range of affordable giftsets on the market (not just for men) which make ultimate stocking fillers. Birchbox is a monthly subscription service that will deliver deluxe grooming and skincare product samples to your door with will let him test out new things each and every month.
£30-£110 at Birchbox
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