Blogmas Day 4: Gift Guide Part 1

Blogmas Day 4: Gift Guide Part 1

Gift giving is a major part of the festive season, however choosing the gifts is often the part a lot of people struggle with. For the fourth day of Blogmas, I decided to come up with a Gift Guide covering a bunch of different personalities! I hope you find this guide useful – these gifts are not gender-exclusive because stereotypically ‘male’ gifts might be appealing to females and vice versa. Here’s part one of my gift guide!

The Tech Fan

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Stealth VR Headset – £29.99

VR is the future of gaming, and this headset allows you to try out the immersive technology without spending crazy amounts of money. This headset works with most smartphones; you just slide your phone into the compartment and you can play a variety of VR games and watch 3D movies! This would make an awesome gift for any tech lover – I found this one at Argos.

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Amazon Echo – £149.99

This is like Siri on a whole other level – it connects you to Alexa for music, news, weather and more. It also has 360° audio to play music from Spotify, Amazon Music and TuneIn, as well as being able to answer your questions, similar to Siri. This is a little pricey, but it would definitely make an awesome gift – get it here.

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BirkSun Backpack in ‘Glacier White’ $199 (around £157)

Never worry about your devices running out of charge again with this solar panel backpack! This is perfect for people who do a lot of travelling to sunnier places, this backpack can charge any device and is big enough to carry everything you need – plus it’s a big help to the environment! At around £157 this is a big investment, but can you really put a price on a constantly charged phone? You can get yours on the BirkSun website.

The Book Lover

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Paddywax Library Oscar Wilde Boxed Candle – £22

There’s nothing better than lighting a few scented candles and snuggling up with a good book. This candle takes that moment to another level, with scents named after a whole host of different authors – this gift is certain not to disappoint. Grab one here.

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‘Bloody Love Books’ Tote Bag – £13.95

This bag allows any book-lover to express their true selves. Plus, the size is perfect for carrying around all the books you currently have on the go, it’s a total win-win! I found this one at Not On The Highstreet.

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Personalised Aluminium Bookmark with Tassel – £8.50

Bookmarks are something all book lovers need, and these ones are especially cute. The tassel makes it super quick and easy to find your page, plus you can personalise the bookmark with your favourite quote – or whatever you like! I found these on Etsy.

The Fashionista

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Tom Ford: 10 Years – £85

Every fashion lover needs a coffee table book on fashion, and this Tom Ford one is not only beautiful but also very interesting. This takes you through his years at Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent, with stunning images of catwalk pieces and campaigns as well as texts from Anna Wintour. This is definitely a must-have for any fashion lover, get it here.

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The Horoscope Collection Bag – £29.99

Zara recently released their Horoscope Collection, and these staple bags are so unique and would make such a gorgeous gift! Each star sign has it’s own individual design that are all equally beautiful, and this bag would definitely make a statement in any outfit. Find your horoscope bag here.

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Monogram White Marble Phone Case – £20

Everyone knows that marble is so in right now, so why not decorate your phone with it? This case is made even more chic with the addition of the monogram – this really is every fashion lover’s dream. I found this one at H. A. Designs.

The Organised One

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Erin Condren LifePlanner – From $55 (around £44)

A planner is an essential in any organised person’s life, and this one from Erin Condren takes planning to the extreme. You will never forget anything again with this, plus you can personalise it to your own unique style – if you love to be organised then this planner is definitely your dream gift.

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Badass Pencil Set – £6.47

Sometimes we all need a little reminder of how badass we are, and these pencils make the perfect solution. Pencils are an absolute essential, and these printed ones making jotting down reminders especially cool. I found these on Etsy.

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A fancy pen is the ultimate ‘treat yo’ self’ gift for any organised person, and this Parker pen is exquisite. The matte finish adds an extra touch of class, and you can be sure the recipient of this will treasure it forever. Pick one up here

So that’s Part One of my gift guide! Let me know in the comments if you found this guide useful, and stay tuned for Part Two tomorrow on day five of Blogmas.

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2 Comments

  1. XVX December 16, 2016 / 11:33 PM

    Oh man, it can be so difficult to buy the right gifts for certain people. That’s why I love posts like these! I love how you’ve characterised the ‘types’ – definitely makes it a lot easier to pick something!

    Hey, I’ve nominated you for the Real Neat Blogger Award! It’d be awesome if you’d take a minute to head on over to my blog and check it out! And maybe even answer my questions? 😀
    Here’s the link! https://thegirlwithanaccent.wordpress.com/2016/12/16/the-real-neat-blog-award/

    • The Auburn Agenda December 17, 2016 / 3:38 PM

      Thanks, and that’s awesome thank you! I’ll definitely check it out and answer the questions when I have a chance!

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