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FireandBrimstone Sun 20-Nov-16 21:09:50

Any good ideas for gifts for 10-12year olds that will look big and exciting when they're wrapped up but are still cheap? I'm thinking A1-sized drawing pads, giant tubes of jaffa cakes and the like!
I'm not scrooge, honest - but the main gifts mine are getting are pretty small in size and even if I put them in the giant Santa gift bag thingies I don't want the overall 'array' to look disappointing at first glance.

Box of Coke cans, if she likes it. DD2 always used to see that as v exciting, as we don't normally buy fizzy drinks.

Box full of stuff oike cotton wool, nail varnish remover, toothbrush and toothpaste, hair bobbles etc. Basically things she might use anyway.

Marshmallowsandcream Sun 20-Nov-16 21:15:52

A cushion for their bedroom or a snuggly blanket.

jelliebelly Sun 20-Nov-16 21:17:25

Bean bag

Haudyerwheesht Sun 20-Nov-16 21:17:47

Board games
Joke set
Wilko blox stuff
Fleecy blanket
Trading card folder eg Pokemon

dementedma Sun 20-Nov-16 21:18:33

Big bag of popcorn and cinema tickets, cheap framed print for bedroom, a throw or cushion, jigsaw.

MsHybridFanGirl Sun 20-Nov-16 21:35:50

Cheap onesie / fluffy pyjamas

HighDataUsage Sun 20-Nov-16 21:43:02

I went into Argos today & saw that they had a big bottle of popcorn by their food gift table. That would take up space and bulk out a gift bag nicely.

MigsSlippers Sun 20-Nov-16 22:04:19

£10 book people box sets

FireandBrimstone Sun 20-Nov-16 22:04:49

Great ideas, thank you!

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