Christmas Gift Guide

Choosing what to buy friends and family for Christmas can be hard. That is why we have put together this gift guide to help give you some inspiration.

For Her

When it comes to buying a gift for the women in your life you mostly can’t go wrong with fashion and toiletry items. Things to make or do will give them experiences that will last long after Christmas. Finding out what interests and hobbies they have will help you to buy a gift that is unique to them. We have put a list below for inspiration.

  •  Jewellery
  • A Nice Scarf
  • A Handbag
  • Perfume
  • Toiletry Set
  • Christmas themed homeware (cushions, mugs, bedding, ornaments etc)
  • Pyjamas
  • Make Up
  • Cross Stitch
  • Diary or Organiser
  • A Potted Plant
  • Slippers
  • Chocolates or Sweets
  • Alcohol

For Him

Men can be hard to buy for other than the usual socks and toiletries. Buying other accessories or clothing may be an ideal option. Vouchers and experiences are also a great option. Below is a list for inspiration.

  • A Belt
  • A Wallet
  • Socks
  • Aftershave
  • Jigsaws
  • Chocolates or Sweets
  • T-Shirt
  • Slippers
  • Stationery
  • Alcohol
  • Cufflinks

For Children

Children are fairly easy to buy for as they tend to have a lot of interests or are easily pleased. Merchandise from their favourite shows is a great idea. Games and puzzles will keep them occupied. Arts and crafts are always a good ideal for children too as they will have something to show for their hard work that they can display proudly. See below for more ideas.


  • Toys
  • Games
  • Puzzles
  • Craft Sets
  • Soft Toys
  • Clothes
  • Slippers
  • Sweets or Chocolates

For Pets

Don’t forget your furry friends they are a valued member of the family that needs a special treat too. Things like toys or treats are always a hit. See below for inspiration.


  • A Bed
  • A Fleece
  • Clothing
  • Treats
  • A Lead
  • Toys

Gifts on a Budget

If you can’t afford lavish gifts there are still plenty of ways to show how much your family and friends mean to you. After all it’s not about how much you spend it’s about the thought and spending quality time with loved ones. Below are just a few ideas if you are on a budget.


  • Print a photo of a special memory to make them smile
  • Homemade baked goods
  • Offer some help such as going to the shops for them, babysitting or housework
  • Their favourite sweets or chocolates
  • A small hamper of food
  • Flowers
  • Go out for the day together to a local park, museum or art gallery

We hope this gift guide helps you, for more inspiration take a look at our Christmas Gifts category. We hope you get to spend quality time with the ones you love and make lovely memories to cherish for years to come.