Christmas is the time of joy, festivities and ofcourse, gifting!! All of us keep running out of ideas as to what to gift to our friends and loved ones. Let us help you in sorting out your confusion, a little bit. Read about these inexpensive gift ideas will spread joy without you having to break your bank…
Inexpensive Christmas Gift Ideas
#1 Chocolate gift sets
There is no doubt in the fact that most of us love eating Chocolates. Chocolate gift sets made up of assorted Dark chocolate, milk chocolate and White Chocolate are something.Wrap up the chocolates in interesting looking packing paper for Christmas for your loved ones. Many bakeries bake special Christmas tree or snowman shaped chocolates for gifting purposes. If you want to add some more stuff, club the Chocolates with muffins, cinnamon sticks and cookies.
#2 Cushions and cushion covers
Cute looking or quirky cushion covers add a splash of colour to anybody’s living room. If your family members like more of luxurious gifts then Plush cushions or something with an elaborate embroidery on it would surely appeal to them. Alternatively, you can celebrate the festivities of Christmas with themed cushions and cushion covers.Go for options that have Santa, Reindeer, snowmen etc. on them.
#3 Personalized Coffee mugs
The chilly weather around Christmas time makes for a perfect excuse to sip on some coffee or hot chocolate. So, a personalized coffee mug with the receiver’s initials or picture is a good choice.Also, you could pick a mug with a pretty looking imprinted, Holiday design. Such ceramic mugs make for nice family keepsakes and are a good choice of a Christmas gift for teachers and colleagues etc.
#4 Mermaid Blankets
If you are gifting to a girl, be it a teenager or a 40 year old female, mermaid blankets are loved by all. The crocheted design looks superb and they are great to keep the legs warm and cozy in the chilled weather. The colour options available in market and online are endless. You can always pick the favorite colour of person receiving the gift. However, if you are not very sure of their colour preference stick to neutrals like: Beige, Cream, Soft Blue, baby Pink etc.
#5 Pop-up toaster
If you know somebody who skips on breakfast too often, gifting a pop up toaster to help them get crisp and buttered toasts ready within minutes is a great option. This will help to encourage them to have at least something to eat each morning. If you want, you can also other things like: peanut butter, sugar free jams, granola or fruit loops, cornflakes etc. along for a wholesome breakfast basket.
#6 Himalayan Salt Lamp
The Himalayan Salt lamp makes for a very beautiful, positive and healthy gift for the entire family. For one, it looks very pretty whenever it is lit up. Secondly, it releases positive ions in the surroundings that counters the effect of bad radiation and energy. This has been proven to reduce anxiety of the people of the home where it is installed.Many online shopping sites are coming up with beautiful, Christmas themed editions of Himalayan salt lamps. These Christmas themed lamps have triangular salt chunks, stacked on top of each other in the form of a Christmas tree.
#7 Tea cups
If you know somebody who is a tea lover, you can surely gift them a set of tea cups. The best option is to pick something in White and Golden as this combo manages to look very elegant. Another option is to pick beautiful floral designs in assorted colours. Pick something based on the preferences and personality of the person you are gifting to. You can go a step ahead and gift complete tea sets that include serving tray, saucers and kettle.
#8 Assorted soap sets
This makes for a good gifting option for people who are fond of fancy bath products. Pick assorted soap sets in different fragrances, made of different kinds of essential oils and butters. You can either make these on your own or go to stores like Bomb and Lush that make really cute Christmas versions of their scented soaps for this time of the year.
You can gift sets of pretty looking serving bowls or trays. Pick elegant designs or quirky stuff based on whom you are gifting too. This is a very useful gift idea as all need something pretty they can use for serving snacks and beverages to their guests.If you are carrying the gift personally, you can go for fine bone China or ceramic serveware. However, if you are sending the gift online and want your friends or loved ones not to get broken stuff as gift you can go for serveware made up of wood, as well.
#10 Hot flasks
Hot flasks or thermos that look pretty on the outside and keep to keep beverages warm is a good gift idea for literally anybody out there. Especially, those who love drinking hot coffee on the go are going to love these. If you are gifting these flasks to men, pick something in Black or Royal Blue with minimal prints. For women and kids, you can have fun with colours and designs. Special Christmas themed hot flasks with antlers, just like in the reference picture look really cute too.
So, these were 10 inexpensive Christmas gift ideas to help you select what you want to gift to your family and friends, this Christmas season.All these gifts are quite affordable and would be appreciated. Also, they will not burn a hole in your pocket.