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What have YOU asked for Christmas?

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pebbles77 Thu 14-Nov-13 22:02:08

Everyone is asking me for Xmas present ideas for me and I just don't have a clue.
What do you want for Xmas?

DisneyAddict88 Sat 16-Nov-13 19:18:29

I would like

tartan pjs and slippers
tartan skirt
dressing gown
a couple of books on my amazon wishlist
the new studio ghibli film (can't remember the name now!)
a totoro backpack (oh refuses to buy sad )
the obscenely expensive shoes I saw in schuh!
and a mahoosive box of forerro Roche grin this is the most important! !

TeaOneSugar Sat 16-Nov-13 19:00:56

Hoping for;

Some nice PJs
Cherry blossom Kindle Cover
A lush gift box

We're planning a child free holiday when dds away with school later in the year so that will be a belated joint main present.

eggsandwich Sat 16-Nov-13 17:40:38

I love gardening and have a large garden and have asked my dh for a chainsaw but he's dead against me getting one, want's to get me something normal!

Sieveoooplay Sat 16-Nov-13 15:56:04

DH is buying me a brooch which I have chosen
My Dad is buying me a necklace which I found on Folksy and fell in love with
My Nana always buys me slipper socks which is fine by me as I love them.

CiderwithBuda Sat 16-Nov-13 15:53:13

Ottolenghi cookbook
Zumbo book (if you don't watch Masterchef Australia this will mean nothing)
Peanut butter M&ms
Coconut M&Ms
Stem ginger in dark chocolate
A ring - it's only a cheapie on Amazon

fieldfare Sat 16-Nov-13 15:42:52

A new cover for my iPad
A glasses case
A scarf with robins on

CreamyCooler Sat 16-Nov-13 15:37:12

A butterfly solar light decoration for the garden.

wintercyclist Sat 16-Nov-13 12:36:21

Chocolate slippers would suffice wink

TunipTheUnconquerable Sat 16-Nov-13 12:16:10

A Tudor coin
A steam mop

fuzzpig Sat 16-Nov-13 12:13:05

From the way consecutive lines all run together when posts are displayed on TIO, it looks like you are asking for chocolate slippers grin

wintercyclist Sat 16-Nov-13 11:39:02

An ipad air
A surprise
Some form of chocolate

Shoutymomma Sat 16-Nov-13 11:36:49

Calendar, microwave rice cooker, valrhona chocolate orange sticks, one of those things that dismantles a pineapple, tickets to see David Sedaris.

Cremolafoam Sat 16-Nov-13 11:31:52

Mexican food hamper from mexgrocer
Clinique lip crayon
Kindle Fire HD
Restaurant voucher
An apple tree
Spotify premium membership
Thomas Sabo charm

CremeEggThief Sat 16-Nov-13 10:45:51

Nothing. I'll probably get £20 from my mum and something small from my DS. If I can afford it, I'll get myself a jet and silver necklace.

forcookssake Fri 15-Nov-13 22:03:20

Toetoe socks, Liz Earle cleanse and polish, DM biker boots, Nashville CD grin
I may have already ordered some of these in case older relatives give money towards 'something I'd enjoy' and meanwhile clocking up the overtime to make up the difference, with any unaccounted £s being saved for the sales!

kelly21 Fri 15-Nov-13 20:33:29

i have asked for a pandora charm and some liz earle stuff

Frostyfoxy Fri 15-Nov-13 20:27:13

I have asked for (and will make sure I get) 12 days childfree! One day a month my dh will take my ds out for the day or I will take off somewhere for the day..... bliss!! grin

tickingboxes Fri 15-Nov-13 13:51:15

Driving gloves (my hands get freezing for 2 hours a day)

Tassimo machine

Special loose-leaf tea

A spa break (already bought, split between me and DP)

A dashboard camera for my car

ScooseIsLoose Fri 15-Nov-13 13:43:40

From dh 100ml of tom ford black orchid (it's expensive but I love it!)
Pair of ugg slippers
From dm and step dad she usually gives me £100 so I will treat myself in the sales
From dmil again money I have already spent it in the dorothy Perkins sale.
Dh usually buys me a surprise from dd usually jewellery grin

brainwashed Fri 15-Nov-13 13:29:08

Back pack water carrier for running ( already bought)
Running gloves
Subscription for runners world
Couple of CDs

mamathechicken Fri 15-Nov-13 13:13:58

17leftfeet thats not pointless , you a get a little surprise and it will be so much fun to see what they chose.

Passthecake30 Fri 15-Nov-13 11:36:26

Nothing. Parents don't get presents in my family....but dp might stretch to a couple of Lindt reindeers I guess!

I actually prefer it, and treat myself in the boots sale instead.

smallandimperfectlyformed Fri 15-Nov-13 11:30:03

I have asked for the new Agatha Raisin book and Call the Midwife (DVD, have read the books) but I'm quite tempted by reading all of Poirot too! Otherwise I'm pleased with chocolates, smelly stuff, really typically girlie presents (not make up though, very sensitive skin)

TallulahTwinkle Fri 15-Nov-13 11:23:03

Ooh, I have been googling all your lovely ideas, now I desperately want some Alex Monroe jewellery!

CrotchStitch Fri 15-Nov-13 11:16:02

A handmade flat cap- I will get this as DH is enraged that I wear his so he gets a cold head grin
Some North Face walking boots- I will get these as I desperately need new boots so will order them anyway, I would just rather unwrap them on Christmas Day grin
The GBBO book- I will get this as I ordered it from the Book People to bump my order up grin

TBH DH is well meaning but a little like a rabbit in the headlights in proper shops and not much better online. We also tend to order exactly what we want or need and I rarely have surprises as I am so fussy

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