A Christmas We Call Our Own – affordable festive gifts for everyone
Need to buy lots of Christmas gifts to celebrate the festive season but don’t want to break the bank? We round up our picks for the top 10 Christmas presents for teachers, aunties, cousins, grandparents, kids and more…
The festive season is all about giving. But buying presents for everyone is hard on the wallet, not to mention it’s time-consuming shopping around Singapore to find that perfect gift! Where do you go if time is of the essence and you want to make sure you can afford a nice little something for everyone? We popped into our nearest FairPrice and found something for everyone on our list, and the best news is that each gift stayed under our budget of $25! And if you spend over $30 you can enter their Lucky Draw (deets below) to win $100,000 worth of FairPrice Gift Vouchers – wouldn’t that make a fab Christmas!?
FairPrice is the perfect place to stock up on treats like chocolate boxes, festive cakes plus gifts like perfumes and toys too. If you’ve got time to make something homemade, check out their recipe section, which has fab ideas for cooking up Christmas goodies that make ideal gifts. There’s something for everyone with every budget at FairPrice – it’s what makes it the spot to head to for A Christmas We Call Our Own.
And psssst! Enter the Lucky Draw and you stand a chance to win $100,000 worth of FairPrice Gift Vouchers! How festive does that sound? There’s even a fun button to find out what your chances of winning are (you need to register first to enter).
Tip: To enter the lucky draw there’s a $30 minimum spend. If you are buying our recommended gifts here, you’ll need to buy a few to make up $30 to enter the Lucky Draw.
Click through the gallery to check out what we are buying this year…
This lovely gift box of Maltesers Truffles (200 grams) at $9.95 makes a delicious present for any chocolate lover. Maltesers are a choc icon and we like how this box is prettily packaged, making it a great affordable choice for your child’s teacher!
FairPrice’s Chocolate Log cake comes in a gift box and makes the perfect gift for your grandparents at $17.90. If your family aren’t chocolate fans, there’s a Mixed Fruits Vanilla Log Cake at $17.90. These cakes would make a pretty addition to your Christmas table too!
FairPrice’s Chocolate Log cake is available at selected stores from 1 – 31 December 2018, while stocks last
Looking for a little something to stuff those Christmas stockings? This one is for your little dump truck lover! The Dump Truck Gummy Bears/Worms ($9.90) make a cute affordable gift that kids will love to play with and eat! Or how about this super affordable Palmer Tuff Trucks at $2.95!?
Snap up these mini Monopoly Game Chocolate edition at $11.95 (usual price $13.95 until 26th December) while it’s on sale! Uncle who loves playing board games with the kids can consider getting this (while the Scrabble edition is great for Auntie who’s a whizz with words!).
Peppa Pig fans – this one’s for you! The Peppa Pig London Bus Milk Cookie Tin contains milk choc cookies, plus the sweet tin box doubles up as somewhere to store treasures or crayons.
Peppa Pig London Bus Milk cookie tin will be available from 30 November
The Shimmer & Shine backpack is something our kid has been lusting after for weeks! At $19.90 it’s a steal so this one is going under the Christmas tree from Santa! There’s also a Shopkins version if your little one is so inclined.
Nothing quite compares to receiving a homemade gift for Christmas! Check out FairPrice’s recipes for easy treats that you can make with your kids and wrap up as thoughtful gifts. We have bookmarked the Christmas Surprise Cookie Bites full of oaty goodness with little pops of sweetness from the cranberries — think of how happy Santa will be to find these by the Christmas tree!
We have our eye on the Maitre Truffout Gift Wrapped Assorted Belgian Pralines ($9.95 per pack– on offer down from $10.95 until 26th December). If you fancy splurging a little bit more there’s also the Godiva Box of Assorted Chocolates ($17.90).
This Italian Panettone Christmas cake is studded with chocolate chips and is a great gift to have on hand ahead of time as it keeps well in the pantry. It makes a lovely hostess gift if you are attending a party and will be enjoyed by adults or kids alike.
Veering away from edibles, there are lots of gifts at FairPrice that don’t involve chocolate! For hubby we have picked out the Omerta EDP and Shower gel Golden Challenge ($14.90 per pack, usual price $15.90). Smells divine!
Looking for more ideas? Check out FairPrice’s Christmas catalogue and don’t forget to try your luck with the Lucky Draw and you could be in with a chance to win $100,000 worth of FairPrice Gift Vouchers!
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