We’re edging closer and closer to Christmas. You know what that means — Secret Santa present swaps!
I know it can be daunting. I’ve been known to leave mine until the day before, which by the way I don’t recommend doing.
It’s particularly stressful when you have a price limit. Sure, it means you don’t spend too much, but it basically suggests your gift needs to meet the limit.
It’s less than three weeks now until Christmas, but before you lose hope, know that you can definitely turn things around with a little bit of planning.
You can try to zero in on a theme for your gift. Self-care is something we all need, so beauty products are always a foolproof idea.
Or you could try to keep it simple and think of things that you’d love to buy for yourself – but probably wouldn’t – within the budget.
I say probably wouldn’t, not because these gifts aren’t dreamy. But as we’re always encouraged to save our pennies and not spend on frivolous items, sometimes we don’t realise how much we’d actually appreciate some items – such as candles, coasters or yearly planners.
Need more ideas? Here are the rest of my picks for the best Christmas gifts for your Secret Santa under £20.
If your price limit is even lower, check out our edit of the best gifts under £10.
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Gift Ideas for Secret Santa under £30
Geo Chain WTV Diary, £12, Paperchase – buy now
Cupid’s Bow & Mistletoe Christmas Lip Balm Gift, £10, The Body Shop – buy now
Beaded Flower Coasters, £19.50, Oliver Bonas – buy now
Amelie Alphabet Mini Rectangle Travel Jewellery Box, £14.50, Oliver Bonas – buy now
Ceramic Candlestick, £12.99, H&M – buy now
Wool Beret, £17.99, Zara – buy now
Brushworks Jade Roller and Globe, £19.99, Look Fantastic – buy now
Colourful Soy Wax Pillar Candle, £13, Etsy – buy now