How to find the perfect gift this christmas!Posted by Reggie on 16 December 2019. Updated on 20 September 2023
That time of the year has arrived where I'm sure you're busy trying to find the perfect present for either your family, friends or colleagues. But don't choose the first thing you see, don't waste unnecessary amounts of time searching and almost certainly don't pay full price for a gift as the Christmas period always guarantees savings, deals and discounts. Let Widilo help you find the perfect gift, saving you both time and money, whilst also rewarding you for shopping online with cashback into your Widilo account. Spend more time relaxing with your friends and family in Winter Wonderland, drinking mould wine, ice skating, eating gingerbread men and looking at all the festivities such as the Christmas lights and markets. Here are some of our standout deals and shops for Christmas we've handpicked.
Gift ideas for him
Instead of the usual pants and socks (which we both know he says he doesn't mind but really he would prefer a different gift) we have conjured up some of the best offers and shops that will help you find the perfect present for him this year. Surprise him with something unique and also practical at the same time. We've identified some great shops that we feel you will find beneficial. And whats even better is that they all have cashback so you can earn money for shopping online. We have a nice mix of fashion, technology and beauty that will enable you to have so much more choice when it comes to picking a gift.
Starting with Philips, if he has a beard, pearly white teeth or simply loves to keep on top of his health and beauty routine then you can find up to 50% off selected products in the Philips Christmas sale. Find electric shavers, toothbrushes and accessories and so much more for an affordable price that will keep him on top of his game for the new year ahead. But what if you're looking for a pre packed gift? Or something that resembles more of a stereotypical present? Then believe it or not your very own elves that are ASOS have up to 50% off selected gifts! Find a gold reclaimed vintage necklace for £25 if he wants add some shine to his outfit. A Ted Baker wallet for £30, handy for keeping his cashback in (after you tell to him to sign up as a member of course) There is also a Crep Protect Cure kit for as little as £14, perfect to keep his trainers free from scuffs and dirt so they can last longer. Or if he's always playing games such as Fifa 20 on his phone, keep it charged for longer with a Typo marble powerbank for £20. So many choices available that you're spoilt for choice. If he is into gadgets and all things tech, then find mammoth savings at Acer that I'm sure will make him happy. With up to £200 off on selected products this Christmas, you can be sure to find a right bargain when shopping online Acer. Find £80 off the Acer swift ultra thin laptop, £50 off the Acer projector, perfect for watching festive films such as Home alone, Elf and The Grinch! If it's accessories that he prefers then find £30 off The Predator Hybrid Backpack and Predator Galea 350 Gaming Headset. And last but not least if he is a lover all things fragrances, then you can find Versace the dreamer for as little as £19.99 at the perfume shop! Which can be convenient for any parties before the new year.
Glorious gift ideas for her
We know how you feel, finding a gift for her can be tough. Where do I start? What does she like? That's why Widilo are here to help. We have searched high and low to handpick a variety of different brands to bring you a fabulous mix of unique and popular gift suggestions that will help spread some Christmas cheer. To make it even better, you can breathe a sigh of relief if you feel like you have to spend over the odds. With huge savings on offer, you can even get cashback with the shops we've highlighted so you can get paid for shopping and get more value for money on your shopping basket. We've selected brands from within fashion, beauty and our food & drink section that we think she will love.
With Whittard of Chelsea she is bound to have a decadent and luxurious gift that she can fully immerse herself in. With Alice in wonderland in abundance we've selected the 50% off Winter's tale of tea infuser set as a deal to be snapped up asap. For either herself or for a get together with her friends this set is both creative and delicious. On top of this Whittard are also offering up to 30% off on selected products. So feel free to have a browse and you may even end up finding something for yourself. And if she wants to refresh her wardrobe with some stylish jackets, tops, jeans, boots and accessories, then you can find up to a massive 60% off plus an extra 10% in the Karen Millen Christmas sale. Perfect for those who want to look fashionable all day everyday. Thank us later. However, for all the make up lovers out there and for those who want to keep on top of their beauty and health routine, then Boots are a brand that ticks all the box. How so? You can enjoy up to 50% off in their Christmas sale whilst earning up to 2% cashback. Deals we've picked out include the popular soap and glory gift set, that was £80 but now half price. The Fenty Beauty make up set by Rihanna which is worth £29, a right bargain if we say so ourselves. The Liz Earl staple skincare collection which is just over £30, as well as selected Oral B toothbrushes that are better than half price! But what about a nice collection of body care products that she would like that to look after skin, hair nails, and pretty much head to toe that are sourced in an ethical and environmentally sustainable way? For those who want to look after their body with natural ingredients and give back to the environment then the Bodyshop are a fantastic option. With up to 30% off selected products already and discounts set to continue closer to Christmas, find beautiful, colourful products that are good for all skin types to give her a body routine like none other.
Gifts for kids this Christmas
Energetic. Check. Still believe in Santa and have a wish list as long as the river thames? Also check. Fear not, Widilo will be able to keep the little ones happy and excited when they open their presents on Christmas day. From toys to technology and from trainers to magical experiences, take a look at some of the gift suggestions to see for yourself.
If you're looking for quirky, fun, personalised gifts then Prezzybox have fantastic offers available throughout their Christmas period. Starting from as little as £5 Prezzybox, they have fantastic presents such as Unicorn bath bombs, personalised chocolate gift sets, board games, personalised socks, towels, mugs and also notebooks. If you want to be unique and specific then they also have gifts for him and her - perfect for secret Santa. On top of all this, remember, Widilo members will also earn cashback for shopping online at Prezzybox. And for the tech curious kids who love to play video games? Shop online at Dell. They have fantastic offers that have been extended for the Christmas period. A great deal we have highlighted is one where you can save up to £250 on a dell G5 15 Gaming laptop - perfect for the technology savvy children to play over the Christmas holidays. And if you want to go ultra traditional and buy some classic toys, Hamleys are one of the most sought after shops in the UK. Grab up to 50% off selected toys this Christmas that are perfect for both him and her. These presents will ensure the little ones are occupied whilst you're making the dinner throughout the morning and afternoon. And what's not to love about classic children's films? Every child has virtually heard of or seen Disney films, so if you want to make their Christmas truly special and find the likes Frozen, Lion King and Cinderella for up to 50% less then shop online through Widilo today to find great savings on these selected toys which can make a massive difference to their Christmas.
Gifts for your BFF's
For those heroes in your life that you can't do without - our friends are always there to have our back. So why not show your appreciation for them by choosing a gift this Christmas that will bring a smile to their face and show them your appreciation. We've handpicked some great ideas for your bff's that we're sure they'll love whilst you can also be rewarded for shopping online with cashback.
For friends who want to look and feel good all day everyday then we think they would like Look Fantastic. Save up to 20% on selected products this Christmas. From make up from the likes of Michael Kors, Molten Brown and L'Oréal Paris to name but a few, they provide expert health and beauty products that your friends will definitely use and appreciate. For those fitness fanatics who always brag about gains at the gym then find them a suitable gift at MyProtein and save up to 35% on selected protein shakes, vitamins, powders and supplements that we're sure they'll love in time for their 2020 new year goals. However if you want to express your gratitude in a funny and sentimental way then you can find quality gifts for as little as £8 this Christmas! Personalise cards or mugs, buy them t-shirts, chocolates or flowers that they can enjoy knowing you took the time out to reward them for being there for you. Whats even better is that you can earn up to a massive 15% cashback which is a little reward for you to. Nonetheless if you know they love all things footwear then JD Sports have fantastic offers that will certainly help you save some money and stay in their good books. As Reebok is continuing to release innovative, popular footwear, we thought JD's offer of up to 65% off selected Reebok items was too good to turn down! Get footwear, jackets, t-shirts and more for less and earn up to 6% cashback by shopping online through Widilo.
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