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Gift ideas for SIL

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RaeCJ82 Thu 09-Nov-17 10:54:15

As the title says, please help with ideas for SiL’s Christmas present. She’s due to have a baby any time now and will probably be breastfeeding. She likes brands like Joules etc but I’m wanting to keep the cost to <£25 ideally. 😊

Rainbowqueeen Thu 09-Nov-17 11:06:44

Box set of something to her taste so she can binge watch while feeding?

Lovely hand cream?

Non spill water bottle so she San keep a drink close. Ditto tea flask

2014newme Thu 09-Nov-17 11:09:40

Gift vouchers for joules

RaeCJ82 Thu 09-Nov-17 12:59:36

Hand cream is a good idea, Rainbow! I forever have dry hands from all the hand washing after nappy changes etc.
I might put a little box together with hand cream, hot chocolate and a gift voucher.

bluesky Thu 09-Nov-17 15:28:18

How about some Joules toiletries, they are gorgeous

And also these snuggly socks if she's sitting on sofa doing lots of feeding the baby|REINDER

RaeCJ82 Thu 09-Nov-17 16:06:51

Oooh those are good ideas Bluesky, thanks!

2014newme Thu 09-Nov-17 17:28:10

The joules hand cream is ineffective although smells nice

LaBelleSausage Thu 09-Nov-17 17:31:40

I’m due a baby soon and will be breastfeeding.
I’d love kindle vouchers/amazon vouchers as a gift.

Apparently it’s not good to use strongly scented products for the first few months as the baby needs to know your scent, clothes are a sensitive subject as I’ve gained 4 stone and by the same logic I wouldn’t really want hot chocolate etc

LaBelleSausage Thu 09-Nov-17 17:32:16

That said, I was in joules today and they had some lovely fluffy socks

RaeCJ82 Thu 09-Nov-17 17:45:25

Thanks LaBelle. I had a baby 6 months ago and still like a nice hot chocolate now and then.

haba Thu 09-Nov-17 17:53:17

Joules also do nice mugs, for tea.

singadream Thu 09-Nov-17 19:30:30

I have loved posh bubble bath after all my babies but I do love long hot baths. I liked the Neal’s Yard ones people bought me as gifts.

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