what to buy for a 16 year old?

(10 Posts)
victoryinthekitchen Mon 15-Jun-15 14:07:38

our babysitter has just finished her exams and I wanted to pick up a small gift for about £10, any ideas what to get? she loves Top Shop and Cara Delavinge. I'm really stuck as I am sure she sees us as ancient (we are) and I wanted to get something a bit more personal than a voucher. Thanks!

squoosh Mon 15-Jun-15 14:17:26

Topshop makeup, especially the lipsticks at £8 each. Rio Rio is particularly good if she's into red lipsticks.

Dismalfuckers Mon 15-Jun-15 14:19:24

funky socks and a House of Holland exercise book

frankietwospots Mon 15-Jun-15 14:28:26

Second the idea of Top Shop make up. OhhLaLa is another good red/orange lipstick and the Glow Pots are good too.

victoryinthekitchen Mon 15-Jun-15 14:45:14

thanks, I'll pick up some lipsticks tomorrow. Big relief smile

squoosh Mon 15-Jun-15 15:01:33

Such a nice thing for you to do for her!

victoryinthekitchen Mon 15-Jun-15 15:11:53

oh thanks Squoosh, she's a lovely girl so try to let her know we appreciate her!

burnishedsilver Mon 15-Jun-15 15:23:20

A nail polish, a fashion magazine and some chocolate in a gift bag.

Gingefringe Mon 15-Jun-15 17:28:47

My daughter had a lovely set of make-up brushes for her 18th birthday (appreciate that they cost a lot more than £10) but you could get her one nice brush perhaps?

victoryinthekitchen Mon 15-Jun-15 19:26:40

thanks for the suggestions, I'm definitely going to be getting makeup / brushes and will pop a magazine in too.

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