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Help me with Christmas presents please!

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MissBax Sat 02-Dec-17 18:30:15

I am usually so on the ball with Xmas presents and would have got them all by now. But this year (first with DD) I have lost my knack of buying original, personal gifts.

Can anyone help me get anything for -

FIL - retired, enjoys beers, football, reading, is quite intellectual and sensitive.

MIL - workaholic doctor, doesn't have many hobbies and due to work being high demand doesn't get a lot of time to relax (so bubble bath things never utilised).

I have "buyers block"... Please help!!

imsorryiasked Sat 02-Dec-17 18:35:18

What's the budget?

MissBax Sat 02-Dec-17 18:39:15

Oh sorry should have said, probably around £30 each? Thanks for replying!

imsorryiasked Sat 02-Dec-17 18:41:57

How about this for MIL?

8FencingWire Sat 02-Dec-17 18:44:56

a Coco chanel soap, it’s about £18.
A moleskine notebook?
Theatre vouchers?
Some original art from Artfinder?

imsorryiasked Sat 02-Dec-17 18:49:57

And this for FIL? (there may be a discount on the Christmas referrals thread)

whimsical1975 Sat 02-Dec-17 19:16:58

A book each? If they're both intellectual I'm assuming they enjoy reading?

RemusLupinsBiggestGroupie Sat 02-Dec-17 19:23:56

FIL - selection of craft beers, with peanuts and pork scratchings to go with them

MIL - cashmere wristwarmers or a nice scarf

MissBax Sat 02-Dec-17 21:17:25

Liking the craft beers ideas for FIL!
I also really like those bags but MIL is bad and scarf collector so I don't think they'd get used unfortunately. I'm thinking of getting one of those bags for DM though 😍

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