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    These Are 48 Of The Best Gifts To Give In 2021

    There's quite literally something for everyone.

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    The early bird gets the worm! To avoid shipping delays come Christmastime, we recommend getting your shopping done sooner rather than later this year so those gifts are under the tree in plenty of time.

    1. Mapiful do so many gorgeous custom posters, from star maps to street maps as well as line art and more! This line art can be customised with their pet's name and when they got them, with cat and dog options!

    Mapiful

    Price: £45 for a 50x70cm size – you can select from cat and dog illustrations as well as various other styles using the editing tool. 

    2. If you really want to splurge on someone, The Fortnum's Christmas Collection hamper is the way to go! There's biscuits, tea, coffee, preserves, and so much more – and all for less than it would cost you to buy the basket and items individually.

    Fortnum & Mason

    Price: £150 

    3. These platform boots would go with so many outfits and are also a great nod to the current '70s trend!

    Schuh

    Price: £50 – they're available in UK sizes 5-8. 

    4. For a (surprisingly stylish) gift that they'll actually use all the time, you can't go wrong with the multipurpose Always Pan. It's designed to replace eight different pieces of traditional cookware and has earned a cult following for a reason!

    Our Place

    Price: £125 – it's available in eight colours. 

    5. Gillette's heated razor is award-winning for a reason! It'll give them that 'hot towel shave' feeling from the comfort of their own home. Plus, it's £50 cheaper than usual right now.

    Gillette

    Price: £74.99 for the starter kit (usually £124.99). 

    6. They can enjoy two festive flavours at once with this marmalade and mince pie gin liqueur.

    Fortnum & Mason

    Price: £35 

    7. Glossier's beauty bag is super spacious with plenty of pockets to fit all their skincare essentials! Despite its generous capacity, it's sleek and compact enough to fit into a tote bag with no problem.

    Glossier

    Price: £28


    8. Make their teatime more luxurious with this festive Fortnum & Mason biscuit collection. It includes their famous Merrilossus ones alongside others!

    Fortnum & Mason

    Price: £21.95 

    9. This jumper can be personalised with a festive portrait of their dog! There's loads of breeds to choose from and you can add up to three dogs on one jumper – I can't lie, I will probably be buying this as a gift for myself.

    Not on the High Street

    Price: £44 – it's available in adult sizes XS-3XL and kids sizes 3/4 years-12/13 years. 

    10. For a cute stocking filler, this limited edition cookie butter Glossier balm is perfect.

    Glossier

    Price: £10 

    11. Bird & Blend Tea Co.'s advent calendar is the *ultimate* gift for tea lovers. It contains loads of their festive blends (I've tried quite a few and can confirm they're delicious), and the giftee will get two teas per day!

    Bird and Blend

    Price: £38 

    12. Judging from its 4.7-star average rating, this toffee-flavoured vodka is every bit as tasty as it looks.

    Amazon / Via amazon.co.uk

    Price: £23.23

    13. Treat your fave beauty lover to this Glossier set that has all the essentials – their famous Cloud Paint blush, the Boy Brow pomade, and Lash Slick mascara.

    Glossier

    Price: £35 (worth £43). 

    14. This memobottle is so chic and means they can stay hydrated on the go without having to lug a bulky water bottle around.

    Amazon / Via amazon.co.uk

    Price: £31 for an A5 size – it's also available in A6, A7, and 'SLIM' sizes. 

    15. Is a potato plush called Tayto a practical present? No. Do I still believe anyone would be delighted to tear open the wrapping paper and see its little face? Absolutely.

    Firebox

    Price: £32.99 

    16. Your fave Friends fan will have so much fun putting together this Central Perk LEGO set!

    John Lewis

    Price: £48.49 

    17. How cute are these festive-themed hot chocolate bombes? They're made with 100% Belgian chocolate and filled with mini marshmallows.

    Not on the High Street

    Price: £14.95 

    18. This portable wine glass is perfect for drinks around a bonfire! The glass is double-walled so works on chilled and mulled wine, while the silicone lid prevents any big spills.

    Firebox

    Price: £9.99 

    19. These UGG slippers are well worth the splurge for the lucky giftee – if you don't believe me, just check out all the amazing reviews!

    John Lewis

    Price: £80 – they're available in UK sizes 3-8. 

    20. These Nightmare Before Christmas socks make a great little gift for that friend who watches it every year without fail.

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £4.99 – they fit UK sizes 4-8. 

    21. Who said backpacks can't be chic? I present to you this Longchamp one that is as pretty as it is practical.

    John Lewis

    Price: £80 – it's available in six colours. 

    22. This personalised mug is perfect for that person who takes their Christmas movie schedule very seriously.

    Not on the High Street

    Price: £16 

    23. This limited edition Dyson Supersonic hair dryer features a gorgeous blue and copper colourway and comes with a stylish travel case. It also includes a variety of magnetic attachments that will make styling their hair so much easier.

    John Lewis

    Price: £299.99 for the hairdryer, case, and five attachments. 

    24. Brighten up their mornings with this Gromit mug that's almost too cute for words.

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £14.99 

    25. The Fizzics Draftpour is a genius gadget that will let them turn regular beer into a pub-worthy draft pint! It works on cans and bottles alike, and can be powered by battery or USB.

    Firebox

    Price: £149.99 

    26. That person who is WFH for the long haul will seriously appreciate the Ember Mug 2! It keeps hot drinks at the perfect temperature (for up to an hour when wireless and all day with the charging coaster), so their cuppa will never end up going cold while they're busy with work.

    Firebox

    Price: £129.99 

    27. If you know someone who keeps talking about how much they want an air fryer (it's me, I'm someone), this one comes super highly rated!

    Amazon / Via amazon.co.uk

    Price: £32.36 

    28. This Christmas gift cube by Bird & Blend Tea Co. includes six festive blends anyone is bound to love! That includes 'snowball' which tastes of chocolate, coconut, and marshmallows (yum!).

    Bird & Blend Tea Co.

    Price: £10 for 12 biodegradable tea bags in six blends. 

    29. Practical gifts don't have to be boring, as this Star Wars themed Instant Pot proves!

    Amazon / Via amazon.co.uk

    Price: £95.61 

    30. Footie fans will adore this scratch-off map of football stadiums!

    Not on the High Street

    Price: £19.95 

    31. I'm more than a little obsessed with this adorable Moomin hot water bottle – just look at that cover!

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £16.99 

    32. This retro-look New Balance sweatshirt will keep them cosy and stylish at the same time.

    Schuh

    Price: £55 – it's available in sizes XS-L. 

    33. If they're the type to always forget where their essentials are, this personalised holder will come in handy! There's space for their phone, keys, headphones, and more.

    Not on the High Street

    Price: £25 

    34. You can personalise this gym towel with their name and it has a handy pocket to keep their phone and gym card in while they work out!

    Not on the High Street

    Price: £22.50 

    35. Liven up their game nights with this The Goonies edition of Monopoly!

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £29.99 

    36. These striking 18k gold vermeil hoop earrings are bound to get them a lot of compliments.

    Mejuri

    Price: £60 

    37. Hotel Chocolat's 'Merry Little Christmas' hamper comes highy rated and has loads of tasty treats, including a rocky road slab and little chocolate penguins.

    Hotel Chocolat

    Price: £29.50 

    38. Or if you want to go down the traditional box of chocolates route, their 'Classic Christmas' sleekster has flavours such as mulled wine and caramel clementine!

    Hotel Chocolat

    Price: £23.50 

    39. This neon controller and headset stand can be personalised with their name and makes a thoughtful, unique gift for the gamer in your life.

    Not on the High Street

    Price: £32.50 

    40. Know someone who thinks they'd be great on Taskmaster? Well now they can find out thanks to this board game based on the show!

    Urban Outfitters

    Price: £25 

    41. If House of Games is more their cup of tea, you'll be pleased to know there's a board game for that too!

    Amazon / Via amazon.co.uk

    Price: £29.99 

    42. These mugs are available in every star sign and are a thoughtful, personalised twist on a classic gift.

    Anthropologie

    Price: £12

    43. This oddly adorable uterus-shaped heat pad might just make period cramps a little bit more bearable. They just have to pop it in the microwave with a cup of water next to it and the heat pad will become nice and toasty without needing to faff around with boiling the kettle.

    Urban Outfitters

    Price: £18 

    44. If they're a Friends fan who's always wanted their own Marcelle, they can now have one in the form of this neck pillow!

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £15.99 

    45. This cheese, chutney, and biscuit advent calendar is ideal for people who don't have much of a sweet tooth!

    Not on the High Street

    Price: £29.99 

    46. Flower cushions like this have been all over TikTok and for good reason – look how cute they are! They're a great way to brighten up the giftee's bedroom.

    Amazon / Via amazon.co.uk

    Price: £20.59 

    47. Marvel fans will be obsessed with this Groot wall vase!

    TruffleShuffle

    Price: £19.99 

    48. When in doubt, you really can't go wrong with Lindt chocolate, and this selection box includes it in the form of truffles and chocolate bars!

    Amazon / Via amazon.co.uk

    Price: £12