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CalmAndConfused Tue 04-Nov-14 14:30:01


Trying to come up with something to get my mum for Christmas. She is so hard to get for! She is in her 50's, doesn't drink, doesn't do make-up or bath stuff. She loves owls though. She has got her Doctorate, however is studying for a degree to change careers if that helps with ideas!. She lost her mum (my Gran) last year who always got her slippers/a new handbag. She could do with a new filofax type diary if anyone knows a good nice looking one maybe? I would love to get her a thoughtful present after the year she has had - plus she works so hard and never has a break, so she really deserves it, but am just drawing blanks. Budget is around £20.

Any ideas will be very appreciated!

Wilf83 Tue 04-Nov-14 15:37:09

Paperchase do an owl Filofax

Or how about carrying in your Grans tradition & get some owl slippers like these

Or see if there if there are any birds of prey centres nearby so she can
meet some owls.

CalmAndConfused Tue 04-Nov-14 17:03:28

Brilliant ideas! I had no idea about paperchase, I'll check them out! Also the bird of prey centres is a very good idea. Thank you smile

GirlAnachronism Tue 04-Nov-14 17:06:53

i got my mum a silver bangle with a snowflake charm from etsy, they may do one with an owl? came to about £16 iirc

Sootgremlin Tue 04-Nov-14 17:13:42

Does she do jigsaws or is she too busy? Saw on the bargain thread they have bbc wildlife ones reduced in Sainsbury's.

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