We know exactly how you feel…
We, like you, have Pinterest boards a’brimming with DIY festive inspiration. Last December we promised ourselves that we would save money next yuletide by knitting tacky jumpers, baking Christmas cake pops (these ones are fantastic!) and hand sewing Nordic-themed bunting. Ah, to live in the world of
You work with her from time to time. You do a bit of polite chit-chatting at the water cooler every once in a while. You know she likes her tea strong and custard creams are her biscuit of choice. But frankly, that’s as deep as the relationship gets. And now it’s that time of year where you’ll have to spend some of your hard-earned cash on said colleague in the secret Santa office lottery. You need a gift that’s universal enough to please any personality… here are our favourites.
OPI Mariah Four Mini Holiday Hits
‘Make my wish come tru-oo-ooh, Baby all I want for Christmas is you-hoo!’ Admit it, we all SAY that the undoubtedly much cooler Fairytale of New York is our favourite, but we all know that it’s not officially Christmas until the Coca-Cola advert has graced out screens, and Mariah’s belter is playing on the wireless.
This Works Dream Team
With essential oils of lavender, vetivert and chamomile to help soothe and relax the senses, forget the gift of Christmas cheer- give them the gift of deep sleep in a box!
Oh no! Too much choice! Do we go with the undeniably sparkly Let it Snow? Channel retro kitsch with Holly? Or embrace winter wonderland chic with Snow Glasse?
Cowshed Cracking Cow Christmas Cracker
Know any grumpy or knackered cows? Treat them to a little pick-me-up with this festive treat. (NOTE: Not to be used on the literal bovine variety you understand!)
Ren Mini Gift Set
Featuring this award-winning brand’s award-winning products, if you catch our drift! Presented in a beautifully Zen (and reassuringly expensive-looking) limited edition gift box.
Tokyo Milk Parfum Vial Sets
OK, ok, we realise that perfume can be a very personal thing. However, with these rather ingenious (and stunningly scented) collections, you secret santee (new word!) can mix and match to create their own unique bouquet.
Green & Spring Travel Candle Sets
Made from natural wax, these environmentally and ethically friendly treats are ideal for the globetrotter of the office, or the hippie chick, or the nature lover, or the luxury darling or a generally smelly person – the list of potential recipients is pretty endless.