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99percentchocolate Sat 14-Nov-15 17:24:33

DP and I are skint this year so have decided on a budget of £20 maximum each. I want to get him a few things but am struggling. So far I've got him a small bottle of Shiraz, a selection box, a bottle of ink for his pen, and a Rhodia paper notebook, but am now stuck.
Any ideas?
He is into photography, very fancy pens, Star Wars (but don't want to get anything too novelty, maybe a Lego set if I can find one for about £5?), and films.
Help please!

Whatabout Sat 14-Nov-15 17:36:15

How about vouchers - designated driver / get out of a chore ' foot rub / sexual favours ;-) printed and stapled nice;y?

The list you have sounds lovely. What about buying a cheap ikea frame and framing a photo of scrabble tiles spelling out your names in a crossword format type thing?

FloweryPowery Sun 15-Nov-15 15:50:07

To be honest I don't think you need our help. What you have sounds fabulously thoughtful.

Spend the rest on a film he might like and be done. Maybe a Terrys Chocolate Orange (usually £1 in Asda) or other little food item?

BikeRunSki Sun 15-Nov-15 15:53:54

How much have you got left of your budget? Sounds like you may have spent most of it!

Themodernuriahheep Sun 15-Nov-15 16:08:02

Moisturiser/ aftershave from superdrug
Terry's choc orange
Old more's almanac or a cheap magazine
The traditional pair of socks
Check out the DVDs etc on sale at the tills in home base etc. sometimes v unusual eg French ones for £1.

Love the Scrabble pic idea. smile

nocutsnobuttsnococonuts Sun 15-Nov-15 17:15:11

are you o2? if so check out o2 priority moments. theres quite a few things for free at the moment star wars related. bag of lollipops from whsmths, a lightsaber keyring from o2 shop

look on ebay for lego polybags - there the ones that came free with papers and theres a few about should be able to find for about £2-3 posted

how about a lego man keyring? sell them in the lego shop and im sure theres star wars ones

look out on groupon for cheap cinema tickets.

theres normally codes around for free/cheap photo gifts. so maybe a calendar, canvas, mug or keyring with a pic of the 2 of u on?

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