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Is this gift ok?

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Sonicandknuckles Tue 22-Dec-15 16:25:09

I have bought my neighbours a bottle of pierre darcys champagne is this an ok gift?
I have never bought outside of family before. I didnt even know it was champagne at first ha.

Stickerrocks Tue 22-Dec-15 17:52:50

Sounds lovely, but why have you unexpectedly bought for them?

Hero1callylost Tue 22-Dec-15 17:54:05

Of course it's okay, as long as they're not tee total!

Sonicandknuckles Tue 22-Dec-15 18:00:20

They have taken in so many parcels for me i wanted to get them something. They also bought the kids selection boxes a couple of year ago.

Is it wrong that i have?? confused

XiCi Tue 22-Dec-15 18:05:29

Sounds lovely OP, I'd be really happy to receive a nice unexpected gift like that

Floggingmolly Tue 22-Dec-15 18:09:53

That's a lovely thought, op. They'll be delighted smile

Sonicandknuckles Tue 22-Dec-15 18:09:59

Thank you all for the reassurance! I hope they do like it, and dont think its odd of me to buy for them

ChristmasZombie Tue 22-Dec-15 19:36:41

Are you my neighbour? I hope so!

hellhasnofurylikeahungrywoman Tue 22-Dec-15 19:54:02

I take in lots of parcels for my neighbours because my shifts mean I am home a lot and I would be delighted to receive champagne for doing so (but I don't expect a gift if you know what I mean). It's a lovely, Christmassy thing to do santa

Stickerrocks Tue 22-Dec-15 19:55:43

Nothing wrong, but I was wondering if there was a lovely back story, such as they bought you a random National Lottery ticket to thank you for looking after their cat & you had won £10k.

Sonicandknuckles Tue 22-Dec-15 20:14:34

Ha that would be an amazing gift, a winning ticket!

Do i give it on christmas eve so not to disturb their christmas day?

jn367502 Tue 22-Dec-15 20:40:10

My neighbour just gave me a box of quality streets for taking delivery of her post etc and I wasn't expecting it. I was well chuffed. So I think your neighbours will be very happy

Stickerrocks Tue 22-Dec-15 20:56:53

Christmas Eve, so they can chill it for the next day.

eastwest Tue 22-Dec-15 21:01:35

I think that's lovely. I'm sure they will be really pleased smile

LynetteScavo Tue 22-Dec-15 21:07:41

It's perfect (unless they don't drink! grin) take it round on Christmas Eve.

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