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One gift left to get ... Inspire me! Elderly "aunt"

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Waswondering Sun 21-Dec-14 16:07:11

We have a lady (80s) who is like a great aunt to the dc, who will be with us on Christmas Day. She is lovely, and is usually spot on with her gifts to the kids.

She is widowed, is very intelligent, (has lived in various parts of the world) and very kind.

I am stumped what to get her! She loves her iPad, gets out and about.

Any suggestions for around £20 ish? Have access to most main high St shops tomorrow ....

SageSeymour Sun 21-Dec-14 16:15:28

A lovely ipad case

Hotel chocolat chocs

Nuxe lip balm pot

A Christmassy low maintenance flowery plant from waitrose

WiggleGinger Sun 21-Dec-14 16:19:14

Some lovely hand soap & lotion from the white company?

Waswondering Sun 21-Dec-14 16:20:46

Like the White Co suggestion ....

Chottie Sun 21-Dec-14 17:29:28

I would agree with White Company suggestion too. She probably has all the stuff she needs by now.

She would probably like a little calendar of your children too.

Nothavingfunrightnow Sun 21-Dec-14 17:35:38

Scarf from Accessories?

LePetitMarseillais Sun 21-Dec-14 17:38:56

Crabtree and Evelyn

Purpleflamingos Sun 21-Dec-14 17:40:25

Royal horticultural society have a nice set of pastry forks?

TwentyTinyToes Sun 21-Dec-14 17:41:34

What about this..

capercaillie Sun 21-Dec-14 17:43:50

Jar of fruits in alcohol
Magazine subscription - my elderly aunt likes countryfile
Photos of children
Book about somewhere linked to her life

Does she have a kindle? Amazon vouchers also nice in that case

Waswondering Sun 21-Dec-14 20:03:15

Liking scarf and soap. Will investigate tomorrow ... Thanks all!

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