Christmas present ideas for 2021

It’s the most magical time of the year, but Christmas can also be a little fraught when it comes to choosing gifts for your nearest and dearest. That’s why we’ve rounded up the best Christmas present ideas so that you can get your Christmas shopping sorted without having a nervous breakdown (hopefully).

christmas present ideas
Getty

Whether you’re buying for a partner, sibling, parent or friend, our Christmas gift guides have something for you. Our round-up of the best Christmas gift ideas for him includes presents from under £25 to £200, so there are plenty of options for all budgets. Whether the man you’re buying for loves food, fashion or gadgets, we’ve got you covered.

There’s also a Christmas gift guide for her, with plenty of present ideas for even the most exacting gift recipient. There’s everything from handbag-sized beauty products to a simply scrumptious Claridge’s hamper, again with a range of budgets in mind.

Kids are in many ways easy to buy for – perhaps just consult this year’s list of the most popular Christmas toys and you can’t go far wrong. If your recipient is a little younger, we’ve rounded up the best Christmas gifts for toddlers, featuring cute clothes, wooden toys and treats to make bathtime more exciting.

Occasionally we find ourselves in the tricky situation of buying for a whole family – how do you choose something that both young and old will all get use of and enjoy? Luckily we’ve solved that dilemma for you with our round-up of present ideas for families (can we be invited for the Dishoom feast please?)

If you want to go a bit off-piste with gift-giving this year, then check out these ideas for unusual presents, be that homemade, personalised or simply unique in style.

Finally, there’s those Secret Santa gifts (yes, we can just about hear the collective groan as everyone scratches their heads over that impossible-to-buy-for colleague). Click here for a guide to gifts under £10, which will work brilliantly for a Secret Santa or as stocking fillers that won’t break the bank.