It’s hard to believe we’re already in December, but here we are with Christmas trees taking pride of place and efforts to find the perfect gift for loved ones in full swing. Personally, I love Christmas shopping, I find it exciting to buy gifts for others and enjoy the hunt trying to find something they will like, but I don’t always find it easy.
If you’re looking for gift ideas for the ladies in your life I have some lovely suggestions to help you out below.
Everyone likes to stay cosy during winter, there’s nothing nicer than snuggling up under a cosy blanket to enjoy a festive movie or two. Home enthusiasts will love this gorgeous on-trend Dusky Pink tassel Knit Throw which would look amazing in any living room or draped over the end of a bed for added texture. The soft and cosy blanket is the ultimate movie night accessory and would make a lovely gift.
A girl can never have too many shoes, at least that’s what I tell myself. Shoes make a fashionable yet practical gift that your female friend or family member will love. Whether you’re looking to gift some sporty Nike trainers, trendy flats of sophisticated heels, Spartoo has a fantastic range of footwear to choose from and something to suit even the fussiest person.
Safety on the road is a concern for many people and having a device in your car that can act as an independent witness in the event of an accident is an invaluable tool. The use of Dash Cams is growing year on year with many people opting to install one in their car for extra security, they’re easy to install, discrete and a variety of insurance companies now accept dash cam footage as evidence in insurance claims. The Nextbase Dash Cam would be a thoughtful gift for someone who spends a lot of time travelling.
Chocolate is a gift that never goes wrong and the tasty Christmas range from Reese’s has something everyone peanut butter fan will love. Choose from the classics such as Reese’s Snowman, Christmas Trees, 4 Pack Selection Box, or new editions such as the Half Pound Peanut Butter Cups or Lovers 7 Pack Selection Box. You could even go all out and create a delicious Reese’s hamper with a selection of different products – yum!
Give the gift of luscious locks this Christmas with one of the lovely label.m i-am-chen Gift Sets from Toni&Guy. Haircare gifts always go down a treat with family and friends. Why not choose a gift set specific to their hair type for a tailored treatment, you can choose from Treatment & Moisturising Duo, Organic Lemongrass Duo, Therapy Oil & Shampoo Duo, Colour Stay Duo or Thickening Duo.
Fans of Disney will love finding these cosy Mickey Mouse Pyjamas under the Christmas tree. Long red jogger style trousers and a long sleeved top will ensure the recipient stays warm and cosy no matter the weather. The trousers are decorated with mickey mouse and snowflakes, while the t-shirt carries the well-known Disney slogan “It all started with a mouse” and a lovely image of Mickey wearing a Christmas hat.
For the forgetful friend why not take a look at some of the lovely range of products available from Danilo. A diary or calendar is a necessity for many of us to keep track of appointments, meetings and events and nobody does them better than Danilo.
For something fancy and delicious, a box of LIR Chocolates from their 30th birthday Discovery Collection would make a lovely present. The Discovery Collection contains 16 hand-crafted and decorated luxury chocolates with eight mouth-watering flavours, including exotic ingredients such as Persian lime oil, Spanish pistachio and Tahitian vanilla.
If it’s stocking filler ideas you’re looking for then Buckley London have you covered with their Christmas themed range of costume jewellery gifts. Their range of bauble gifts have been given a revamp for 2018 and they have also introduced fun cracker gifts and Christmas card products which any fan of sparkle would love.
Makeup enthusiasts can blend like a pro with this Magnitone London BlendUp Makeup Blending Brush. The BlendUp Brush can help users flawlessly blend like a pro even with no makeup knowhow so it’s perfect no matter the level of makeup knowledge. As well as creating a beautiful airbrushed finish, the Blendup stimulates skin for a more natural look and healthier finish while eliminating clumping, clogged pores and streaky makeup.
If you know someone who’s a fan of beauty and makeup a lovely stocking filler would be a beautiful lipstick from Neek Skin Organics Australia. The lipstick range is available in a range of 12 colours from nude to fuschia, so there’s something for everyone. Not only are the colours beautiful but the packaging is stunning and the product is vegan & cruelty-free!
For someone always on the go, the Belkin Pocket Power 10k Power Bank would be the ideal gift or secret Santa present. The small and stylish power bank is small enough to fit in a pocket or bag and is capable of providing an additional 70 hours of video playback. The clever devide has two USB ports which means you don’t have to choose between charging your phone or tablet, you can charge both at the same time and the 2 USB-A ports provide 5V 2.4A amp output charges devices in no time.
Quirky and fun Christmas presents are always a hit and if you’re looking for something fun to gift this Christmas then PopABall has some great stocking filler gift ideas. Turn Christmas dinner into a snazzy affair with Glitter Gravy, add some Shimmer For Prosecco to your glass of fizz or drop some tasty Bursting Juicy Bubbles into your drink of choice.
For those who enjoy the taste of wine but are looking for an alcohol-free option, Botonique offers a great alternative. There are two different flavours, you can choose between Botonique ORIGINAL and Botonique Blush. Botonique ORIGINAL which contains high notes from citrus and basil, base notes from pananx ginseng and milk thistle seed, plus flavour notes from herbs and spices. Botonique Blush is new for 2018 and contains notes of strawberry, rose and bramble along with a complex array of notes from spices and herbs for a refreshingly dry, lingering finish.
For the friend that likes to take a selfie or two, the Polaroid Snap provides the WOW factor. Snapping, printing and sharing photos is quick and easy with this stylish Polaroid camera. You can print photos on the spot thanks to the inbuilt printer or you could choose to print them later, you can even add fun borders, filters and stickers. The camera can also record high definition videos so you don’t miss any memories you want to capture.
A watch would be a great gift choice for a fashion and time conscious friend or family member. If you’re looking for style then this absolutely beautiful Rosefield AMS/NYC Watch from Browns Family Jewellers would be perfect. The pink and silver watch combines a simple but elegant face with classic leather strap to create w watch which will take pride of place in any collection.
Give the gift of a good night’s sleep this Christmas with the personalised Nanu Pillow. A good nights sleep is essential so if you know someone who’s struggling to get a restful sleep, a Nanu Pillow would be a thoughtful present. You can create a pillow which is designed specifically with the recipient in mind by simply answering a few quick questions, the pillow will then arrive within 48 hours. You could even treat yourself to an early Christmas gift, what would be better than a good night’s sleep?
If you’re looking for a big gift idea for someone who struggles with their sleep then how about a lovely new mattress from Happy Beds. We spend a lot of our lives sleeping so a good mattress is essential for a good nights sleep and with lack of sleep being known to affect health, productivity and mood giving the gift of a mattress could offer a lot more than just a decent nights sleep.
**Disclosure – Please note this guide includes items which were kindly gifted to me in return for inclusion. This post may contain affiliate links which means I may receive a small commission if you make a purchase, this will not incur any cost to you. All thoughts, opinions and photos are my own.