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Presents for DH?

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dizzydeee Fri 26-Nov-10 15:07:51

Usual: t-shirt, Molton Brown black pepper shower gel and a book - but could do with varying this for 2010 - at least the book...

Dexterrocks Fri 26-Nov-10 23:23:42

Would he enjoy a magazine subscription, a DVD, a CD, a console game, chocolates, something sporty, pyjamas, a pen, a gift experience, a joke a day calendar, new shoes, a belt...

HollyBollyBooBoo Sat 27-Nov-10 02:09:30

Tickets to cricket/footie, whichever sport he likes. Nice cufflinks like Mulberry, posh tie/shirt combo (TM Lewin), sweeties, hankies, Ipod, vintage wine/port/champagne.

DH has done well out of me in the past but is getting nowt this year...times are 'ard!!

dizzydeee Sat 27-Nov-10 09:23:52

mmm, I think he would like the tickets to cricket and thanks dexter - a joke a day calendar would be great for the northern humour...

kevlar trousers also now on my list as he has a tree to cut down hmm not sure how they will go with t-shirt..

dizzydeee Mon 29-Nov-10 10:45:24

maybe snow shoes too

taffetacat Mon 29-Nov-10 11:06:55

football hat - taking DS(7)to see his first match on 28th Dec
private eye annual

thats it

maybe some chocolates nearer the time

dizzydeee Wed 01-Dec-10 13:12:31

have fun at the footie taffeta - you do have to wrap up.

Been thinking of a day out for DH too - maybe Ice Skating with DC's - we'd love it wink - Somerset House is a very christmassy.

Silkstalkings Wed 01-Dec-10 14:15:54

Viz subscription

dizzydeee Thu 02-Dec-10 09:37:03

Viz subscription it is grin - vistastic - and a mince pie ...

maybe a snow shovel now, but then could sit around for the next 10 years

dizzydeee Fri 03-Dec-10 17:14:43

any ideas for books - crime novel authors?

fromheretomaternity Sun 05-Dec-10 08:31:52

Tim Vine joke book? That's what DH is getting, he needs a bit of cheering up as he is a miserable sod

Silkstalkings Sun 05-Dec-10 22:51:54

Ooh ooh my mum's a crimewriter! Victorian lady heroine prob not his cup of tea LOL but does have a bit of dark humour.

dizzydeee Tue 07-Dec-10 17:01:32

how fantastic having a crime writer as a mum - bet she's good fun around the Christmas table.

Will consider the Tim Vine book and Viz sub

crikeybadger Tue 07-Dec-10 18:57:15

This is a fantastic, gripping thriller that both I and DH loved. smile

dizzydeee Fri 10-Dec-10 15:27:06

thanks crikey, haven't heard of him before - is it me or are people only starting shopping this weekend?

tulpe Fri 10-Dec-10 16:35:17

if he has a good sense of humour, why not a Private Eye subscription?

My DH is getting a gorgeous chunky jumper (bargain reduced from £120 to £50) and a pair of sheepskin slippers from Hush (they were on his list, honest!). Am also going for PE annual and other bits for his stocking.

taffetazatyousantaclaus Fri 10-Dec-10 17:48:57

Kate Atkinson writes well, and I also like Sophie Hannah if you're after a crime psychological thriller.

There are some good plays on over the next few months in London if you fancy a night out, don't know where you are.

I'm not goin to the football, dizzy. Its boys only. Thank goodness. DD and I shall languish with friends in the warm. grin

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