50 Christmas gift ideas under £50

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It’s officially almost Christmas, and whether you like to have your gifts bought early or you spread your purchases out to make the most of the season, it’s about time you got your shopping done.

And, if you get your list right, the season doesn’t have to mean going into debt or blowing your entire paycheque.

Our advice: Go for quality over quantity, and look for meaningful, personal gifts that are perfectly suited for each person on your list, whether you’re shopping for a mum, a brother, a colleague, a son, or your in-laws.

In order to suit every budget – and save you some time – we’ve put together a comprehensive guide of the best gifts your money can buy under £50.

They are carefully arranged in ascending price order, so you can start at the cheapest and work your way up. Scroll on to see our top picks for under £50.


Star Wars Light-up Toothbrush — £3

Tesco

A budget-friendly way to satisfy the Star Wars fan on your list, complete with light-up effects and Kylo Ren’s voice from the film.

Buy it here.


“Beauty and the Beast” Chip Mug — £5

Asda

For the person on your list who loved 2017’s modern take on “Beauty and the Beast.”

Buy it here.


Bulldog Skincare Moisturiser Cracker — £6

Bulldog Skincare

Give the gift of healthy skin for the men in your life with this hydrating moisturiser – perfect as a stocking filler.

Buy it here.


Portable Charger —  £7.99

Amazon

For the one on your list who always has a dead phone.

Buy it here.


Hydration Tracker Water Bottle — £9

John Lewis

The lid of this sleek bottle from Joseph Joseph adds a dot each time you fill it up, making it easy to track your hydration level.

Buy it here.


Mr Natty Beard Elixir — £9.50

John Lewis

Help him keep his beard clean and smooth with this elixir, made from a blend of citrus notes mixed up with a bit of black pepper and vetiver.

Buy it here.


Birchbox — £10

Birchbox UK

For the beauty fanatic, there’s nothing better than receiving a box full of luxury products in the post. You can get a one month subscription to Birchbox for £10, or six months for £60.

Buy it here.


Spotify Membership — from £10

Spotify

For the person who needs unlimited music at hand – or the one who is simply hard to buy for.

Buy it here.


Anthropologie Gold Monogrammed Mug — £10

John Lewis

They will never have their mug stolen from the office kitchen again with this sleek design.

Buy it here.


Food, Exercise & Sleep Journal — £10

kikki.K

For the health-conscious and more mindful person on your list, this journal allows you to track your fitness and wellbeing goals, monitor your food intake, exercise, and keep track of your progress.

Buy it here.


Jamie Oliver 5 Ingredients — £11

Amazon

For the aspiring – but somewhat lazy – chef on your list.

Buy it here.


L’Occitane Cherry Blossom Festive Bauble — £12

L’Occitane

Add something special to the tree with this L’Occitane bauble complete with three delicate cherry blossom beauty products.

Buy it here.


Blue Planet II — £12

Amazon

Whether or not they’re a lover of the show, nature-seekers are sure to enjoy this visually striking book.

Buy it here.


Charbonnel et Walker Port & Cranberry Truffles — £13

Charbonnel et Walker

Luxury chocolates get a festive twist with these mouthwatering truffles.

Buy it here.


Jones Alarm Clock — £15

John Lewis

Make sure they make it on time with this stylish alarm clock.

Buy it here.


Moleskine 12-Month Weekly Planner — £15.99

Moleskine

Combine the classic luxury of a Moleskine notebook with the organisation of a planner.

Buy it here.


Anthropologie Bottle Opener and Corkscrew — £16

John Lewis

The perfect tool for any tipple – whether they prefer wine or beer.

Buy it here.


Moët Mini Cracker — £19.99

Moët

Who says Champagne can’t come in a stocking – or at at table place setting?

Buy it here.


Fulton Tiny Bees Umbrella — £22

John Lewis

We can hope for a white Christmas, but chances are there’ll be a spot of rain, so make sure your loved ones are prepared.

Buy it here.


Emoji Pancake Pan — £22.51

Amazon

Make breakfast more fun with this smiley-face pancake pan.

Buy it here.


Geranium & Rhubarb Soap Dish Duo — £23

The Soap Co

Give good and do good at the same time with The Soap Co.’s new eco product range, which is vegan and biodegradable with added vitamins, antioxidants and bee-friendly botanicals. The products are also handcrafted in the UK by staff who are blind, disabled or otherwise disadvantaged.

Buy it here.


Navy Polar Bear Tie — £25

John Lewis

Mix up their style with this quirky polar bear tie.

Buy it here.


Courvoisier VSOP Brandy — £25

Courvoisier

A nice bottle of brandy is a must at Christmas time for any drinks lover.

Buy it here.


iPhone Charge & Sync Cable — £26.50

Oliver Bonas

Because charging your phone doesn’t need to be an eyesore.

Buy it here.


Champagne Lanson Music Gift Box — £27

Lanson

Play while you sip with this Lanson Champagne gift box which doubles as an iPhone speaker.

Buy it here.


Diptyque Limited Edition Fiery Orange Candle — £28

Diptyque

The latest from cult brand Diptyque, this limited edition candle is made of blood orange from Italy, smokey wood, and cloves.

Buy it here.


OPI 10 Piece Mini Nail Lacquer Gift Set — £28.35

John Lewis

With 10 shades to choose from, this is a fail-safe option, featuring colours like Alpine Snow, Cajun Shrimp, and Malaga Wine.

Buy it here.


Charlotte Tilbury Hot Lips Set — £29

John Lewis

This trio from the iconic Charlotte Tilbury was inspired by celebrities Kim Kardashian, Salma Hayek, and Carina Lau.

Buy it here.


Tile Style — £29.95

Tile

For the stylish woman in your life who’s always losing her keys – this Bluetooth tracker helps you locate your everyday items using an app.

Buy it here.


Nike Training Duffle Bag — £29.95

John Lewis

For the fitness fanatic who’s always carting around towels, shoes, and gym gear.

Buy it here.


Google Chromecast —  £30

John Lewis

Take it from the small screen to the big screen with Chromecast, which allows you to send your favourite videos and shows from your smartphone, tablet, or laptop straight to your TV.

Buy it here.


Haig Club Single Grain Scotch Whisky — £33.99

Haig Club

Give the whisky lover in your life a sip of David Beckham’s brand with a bottle of stylish Haig Club.

Buy it here.


Kate Spade iPhone 7 Plus or 8 Plus Case — £34.95

John Lewis

Help keep her phone protected without compromising on style.

Buy it here.


Rosanna Booze Decanter — £35

John Lewis

The perfect addition to any drinks cabinet.

Buy it here.


Le Specs Sunglasses — £35

Le Specs

Nice sunglasses don’t have to cost a fortune, and Le Specs has some stylish frames that will suit anyone.

Buy it here.


Glossier Phase 1 Set — £35

Glossier

Cult beauty brand Glossier recently launched in the UK – and the beauty lover on your list is likely to love this gift set.

Buy it here.


S’well Bottle — £35

S’Well

Reusable steel S’Well water bottles can keep drinks cold or hot for hours.

Buy it here.


Molton Brown Re-Charge Black Pepper Sport Bath & Body Gift Set — £35

John Lewis

Molton Brown provides luxury even after a tough match with this Black Pepper gift set.

Buy it here.


Dunhill Icon Absolute Eau de Parfum Spray — £38.45

dunhill

This masculine, modern fragrance is sure to please any gentleman on your list.

Buy it here.


Hobbs Phoebe Hat — £45

Hobbs

Buy her a hat that can be worn any season – in a colour that goes with anything.

Buy it here.


Reiss Leather Card Holder — £45

John Lewis

When you only carry around a few cards, a stylish leather card holder is all you need.

Buy it here.


ADORE Earring Crawler — £45

ADORE

Wow her with jewellery without spending a fortune with these Swarovski crystal earrings from ADORE.

Buy it here.


Suede Mule Slippers — £45

The White Company

Keep his feet warm with these stylish suede slippers.

Buy it here.


Neom Christmas Wish 3 Wick Candle — £45

Neom

A comforting blend of 13 pure essential oils including mandarin, cinnamon, and tonka bean to help you relax and unwind over the holidays.

Buy it here.


Urbanears Plattan 2 Headphones — £45

Urbanears

Urbeanears are the perfect gift for music lovers of any age – and they come in plenty of colours.

Buy it here.


Jo Malone London Lime Basil & Mandarin Cologne — £45

John Lewis

Give the gift of the iconic Jo Malone with a 30ml bottle of the citrussy Lime Basil & Mandarin Cologne.

Buy it here.


Herschel Supply Co. Backpack — £45

John Lewis

A Herschel backpack is a wardrobe must, and this unisex pattern will make even the pickiest person on your list happy.

Buy it here.


Amazon Fire 7 Tablet — £49.95

John Lewis

Buying someone a tablet doesn’t have to break the bank, and the Amazon Fire 7 even comes with Alexa to meet all your demands.

Buy it here.


Amazon Echo Dot, 2nd Generation — £49.99

Amazon

The Amazon Echo Dot needs to be connected to a speaker, then it works with Alexa to play music, read you the news, tell you the weather, and more.

Buy it here.


Globe with Marble Base — £50

John Lewis

Everyone needs a globe – and this one will tie in with any decor scheme.

Buy it here.

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