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Still going strong, the bargainous Christmas gift ideas thread

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reastie Tue 06-Nov-12 07:32:12

Below is a very brief (and slightly random) synopsis of previous threads. Happy shopping grin

Websites which are good to check for deals hot deals UK offer of the day and money saving expert

Track amazon prices at camel camel

Asda Toy sale here

Ashica worth a look here . I think that link is for fellow mner to get credit for referrals (hopefully I did it right!)

Bangzo worth a look for books. Daily offers. here

BHS 10% off with COUNTDOWN10 or if buying kids items, FDKIDS gives you free deliver (£3.95) here

Body shop has an offer on ATM if you enter PAYDAY into the checkout you get £5 off £15, £10 off £25 or £25 off £50 spend AND if you spend more than £35 you get a free gift here or code LOVE for 35% off or try 14671 for 30% off or try EXTRA for 40% off. Try SPARKLE for % off

Book depository worth a look here

Book People - Try codes XMAS262 or W3LOCT or 264XMAS or Ohgoon or baubles Winter Wonderland book selection is popular here

Burtons code AWBOOK gets you £10 off a £40 spend at Burtons menswear until 15th November. here

Cath kidston code for free delivery on orders over £30. Normally £3.95. Code is CKGG. here

Canvas print free here (plus postage) using code huswxp

Charades for Kids only £6.99 here

Cox and Cox - 15% off with code ERN15, ends 15th Dec here

Debenhams free delivery SHD1 here 4 christmas mugs for £10 here

Disney store selected toys half price here

Disney christmas DVD box set £3 here

ELC - code SAVANNAH for money off order until end of November (not all items) here the snowman book for £2.40 board books reduced to 99p the jolly christmas postman for £3.90

Elemis 25% off here with code YYWEDDING25. Not valid on collections/experiences/travel sizes

The entertainer is worth a look for toys here Try 5% off with 8MVC or 8VCC

Face cloths personalized reduced to £1.99 here

Gap - 30% off with code GRAZIA here £10 off a £50 spend with gapvc10

GHDs from asos here £67 when using code MIDSEASON15

H&M code 1304 to get £5 off and then add 0186 to get 20% off whole order 0230 for 25% off one item here

Hive here to support local independent book shops when buying books online

Hexbugs christmas styley here for about £10 inc delivery . More hexbugs here, don?t forget to use debenhams codes mentioned earlier

HMV have a trade in for new ipod touches here

Jojo maman bebe 10% off and free del MM21 or save £10 when you spend £50, £20 when you spend £100, and £40 when you spend £200, use code MTF22 here

Joules -Postage currently only £1. They have a mid season sale on too here 15% off and free delivery, on full price items only HBL15C2, £10 off £60 spend AF1060, £20 off £110 spend AF20110
Unconfirmed codes: £10 when you spend £30 BBYCNU3. £10 off any £30 spend, BBYCNU3 valid 29 Oct to 2nd Dec. Or try WRAP give £5 off £50
BOW gives £10 off £75 RIBBON gives £20 off £100

Ipod docking station from debenhams £25 from £50 here SHD1 for free delivery BG27 for 10% off

L'Occitane If you spend £35 you can use AQU17 for a free gift set worth £23 or any of these:
20% voucher off full price items: MCNOV12
If you spend over £35 use AHUD1 to get free immortelle Collection (worth £20)
Also free full size shower gel if spend over £35 with YOURGIFT
You can only use one code though. here

LaRedoute £30 off a £60 spend code is 0280. There is also a £30 off £60 spend code 0280. Has been used to buy converse! here

Lego thread about discounts on MSE here

Matalan 20% off a £40 spend with the code MAT101240 and free returns. Plus you get free standard delivery if you spend over £50. Go through Quidco and get 5% cashback too. here

Molton Brown - MARIE10 £10 off any order, THANKS free full size shower gel/bubble bath with any order. Postage £4.95. Can’t use both codes together here

naked wines offer is worth a mention - the £40 voucher here

Oasis have 20% off full price items using code sparkle20 here

Paperchase 20% off with red20 here

Peppa Pig Space ship at Argos £11.99 here

Photobox - Use offer code 50BOUNTY for 50% off on Personalised Gifts and Prints here

Pumpkin patch 20% off and free delivery with UKPRSC2 here

Red house is the delivery code here dear santa only £1.99 - DD loves this book!

Sock shop free delivery SOCKIT here

Spice kits can be bought from the spicery

Sylvanian Families half price here

Tesco - LOVEAUTUMN gets you £10 off a £50 spend at Tesco clothing until 31 October here

Thorntons have 5 boxes of choc for £20 here

Verbaudet £15 off a £20 spend 5572 here

Wallis jewelry sale here VCFREE for free delivery

Whittard New customers only welcome10 gives 10% off first order at Whittards. And coffee20 gives 20% off coffee here

The works free delivery code BND7 here or OCT20 for 20% off and delivery for 99p

Uniqlo £10 off £60 spend with ocado10. don’t forget the amazing Orla Kiely scarves here

WH Smith book bundles here Try code WHSPIC20 for 20% off and delivery is free for orders of £15, or if you collect from a store.

WHSmith key ring here seems popular

Zulily is worth a look and has new stock every day. 20MUMSNE15 for 20% off use this link to earn me some credit for referrals thanks

reastie Tue 06-Nov-12 07:34:05

I just realised I called the initial post 'very brief' when it's probably the longest first post I've seen on mn blush

WhoKnowsWhereTheTimeGoes Tue 06-Nov-12 07:36:20

Thank you, marking spot

Waitingforastartofall Tue 06-Nov-12 07:38:14

Marking spot again, kids nearly done bar two or three things. just pesky fussy adults left now. bet i end up buying more toys

Wilts Tue 06-Nov-12 07:43:31

I love these threads. Thank you

milkymocha Tue 06-Nov-12 07:49:31

Costcos has some brilliant toys at the moment. Your usual vtech/fisherprice stuff (but cheaper!), lots of craft things, fantastic books, innotabs slightly cheaper.

I have to go back when DS1 isnt with me screaming SPIDERMAN BIKE LOOK! blush

Love these threads.

rhondajean Tue 06-Nov-12 07:54:13

Back with you all, I'm loving this thread.

izzywizzyisbizzy Tue 06-Nov-12 07:57:15


silver28 Tue 06-Nov-12 07:58:56

Thanks reastie, making place.

And thanks to whoever posted the debenhams codes. Have been treating myself to some new bras now that BFing is nearing an end - hurrah for underwiring and two separate identifiable boobs!

armani Tue 06-Nov-12 08:00:09

<marking place>

gregssausageroll Tue 06-Nov-12 08:07:06

Marking place. Don't know about you lot but I am finding these threads quite addictive!

oreocrumbs Tue 06-Nov-12 08:08:39

Morning all grin.

Today I am investigating aftershave discounts. Will report back if I find anything good.

SminkoPinko Tue 06-Nov-12 08:10:32

ChristmasCountdown (and anyone else who's interested in Lakeland) EK11 worked for me a few days ago for £5 off a £25 spend. If you make your basket up to £30 or just over before applying the code you will also qualify for free delivery.

Pinot Tue 06-Nov-12 08:13:41

<screeches in>

Arithmeticulous Tue 06-Nov-12 08:18:03

Bodyshop - 16% cashback from Quidco and use exclusive or sparkle for lots off.

Arithmeticulous Tue 06-Nov-12 08:18:43

Or WINTER for buy 2 get 2 free - Bodyshop

Skivvytomany Tue 06-Nov-12 08:19:17

< marking place> I'm not buying anything else. Well apart from some stuff of zulilly and the zhu zhu pets advent calendar. I keep saying that then someone else posts a bargain up and I go and buy it, oops.

reastie Tue 06-Nov-12 08:22:16

Oh, meant to say, my elf on the shelf pjs arrived yesterday from the US of A - have to say I'm not overly impressed with the quality - the cotton is as thin as it can possibly be for them to get away with hmm .

MooseyMoo Tue 06-Nov-12 08:23:55

Marking place! Thanks for new thread reastie I've just got a DVD Boxset to get and items for Xmas hamper. Woo!

Piemistress Tue 06-Nov-12 08:26:17

Marking place, thanks reastie

MooseyMoo Tue 06-Nov-12 08:26:52

Oh, I bought x2 Xmas stockings from Pottery Barn Kids. They have half price shipping at mo

Got Snowman and Train

BloominMarvellous Tue 06-Nov-12 08:28:39

I've been in denial until now that Xmas is approaching.

I'm marking my spot as I have given in!

MooseyMoo Tue 06-Nov-12 08:41:26

oreo thanks for link to Xmas Mickey Mouse DVD. £5 in store and got 300 points (as 3 movies on DVD) for the Disney Movie Rewards. I have enough to redeem points for another DVD smile

lizmarshmallow Tue 06-Nov-12 08:43:13

I'm also hooked and I've not really got anyone left to buy for!!

BeaWheesht Tue 06-Nov-12 08:44:34

WELCOME should give you 25% off your first order at the body ahop

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