Christmas is fast approaching but don’t worry if you’ve not yet started to shop for presents, there is still plenty of time in-Centre. With opening hours right up until Christmas Eve (8am-5pm), and everything you need under one roof, you can’t fail.
Plus I’ve done all the hard work for you with this inspiration list to suit all budgets…
Stocking Fillers: £10 and under
- Gadget lovers will have plenty of fun with this sun-powered robot, £5 at Tiger Stores. Choose either a dino, a bug or a drill out of the same simple parts that allow them to build their own.
- These cute finger puppets will keep kids entertained, £3. Tiger Stores.
- These novelty Topshop Christmas Mini Nail Pyramid Nail Polishes, £5 can be hung as baubles if she can resist!
Gifts for all: £20-50
- For the kids, send them back to school in style with these Boys and Girls Smiggle Junior Character Backpack, £26 each
- What kid (and big kid) doesn’t love the Minions? The Entertainer Minions Movie – Tumbling Minion Stuart Soft Toy, £39.99
- A novelty buy for any man in your life: Topman Navy Merry Christmas You Filthy Animal Jumper, now just £24
- These failsafe Accessorize Dusky Pink Leather Gloves, £20 will put a smile on any woman’s face.
- These cute kids outfits will make any grown up envious! Jim: Zara Jacquard knit sweater99, Shirt with double pocket 10.99 and mini leather boots, £19.00. Her: Velvet floral dress 17.99, Mini Ballerina, £15.99.
- Everyone loves a little red dress, perfect for New Year celebrations: River Island Red textured bodycon midi dress, £35
- For the health-conscious, try the The Lakeland Easy-store Spiralizer, £34.99. It transforms your 5-a-day into spaghetti-style spirals, making a healthy quick-cook substitute to pasta.
- For your colleagues and kids teachers, get a Millie’s Cookies Giant Christmas Cookie, from £14.99. You can choose from numerous designs and add a personal gift note.
- Hugo Boss BOSS Orange Eau de Parfum for her, £29.99 and Hugo Boss BOSS BOTTLED. NIGHT Eau de Toilette for him, £36. Two of the latest compelling fragrances from The Perfume Store.
Luxury Gifts: £100+
- ‘Diamonds’ are a girls best friend and this BHS Nia Chandelier Pendant Light, £320 dazzles.
- This Goldsmiths 18 Carat Yellow Gold Ruby and Diamond Ring, £1,050 is what dreams are made of.
- Urban Outfitters Fujifilm Instax Mini 90 Black Camera, £140 is a stylishly compact camera featuring a high-performance flash, an AE light receptor, a horizontal shooting shutter button, a large LCD display screen and more! Perfect for bloggers and tech-lovers.
- The Entertainer Little Tikes Kitchen & Restaurant, £129.99 – great for any budding Chef.
- Fossil Q Reveler Dark Brown Leather Bracelet, £115. This iconic bracelet tracks activity, filters notifications and cues daily inspiration. It is engineered with Intel Innovation® and compatible with Android and iOS operating systems. Available in various finishes for him and for her.