Top 10 Christmas gift ideas for 2018

It’s that time of year again – when everyone is racking their brains, desperately trying to think of great Christmas gift ideas for family, friends, and colleagues.

The pressure is firmly on, and it’s hard to please everyone with thoughtful, personalised, and most of all, desirable presents to put under the tree or wrap up for Secret Santa.

So what to get your nearest and dearest this Christmas? What’s topping the nation’s wish lists? And most importantly, who’s been naughty or nice?

Here is our top 10 for Christmas 2018:

Book of the Month subscriptions

Do you have an avid reader in your life? Then why not get them the gift of the irresistible page-turner? Book of the Month subscriptions will keep them going all through 2019. Better still, they will get them delivered to their door without lifting a finger.

Delicious tea

Who doesn’t love a warming cup of tea at this time of year? Your favourite tea makers have delightful festive selections on offer that often come in attractive gift packs. We love ‘Christmas Feast of Tea’ from Whittard of Chelsea

Couple’s Experience 

Experiential activities remain a brilliant way to tick a lot of Christmas boxes. Why not get a couple’s experience and kill two birds with one stone? Better still, they can pick their own from a great range of ideas here

Portable Bluetooth

Portable Bluetooth speakers are a great present for those looking to maximise the audio capabilities of their smartphone or other portable device. Simply pair your device and enjoy great room-filling sound. Amazon has a great selection for every budget


If you know any frustrated musicians, then the ukulele is a great beginners’ instrument to get them. It’s fun, affordable, easy to play, and is the ideal platform for learning other string instruments. Find a selection here

Face Mash Socks 

Sometimes you just don’t know what you’re missing in life until you see it. Face Mash socks allow you to upload pics online that are then lovingly reproduced in sock form

Instant cameras

Once a long-forgotten relic of the 1980s, instant cameras are back in fashion and huge fun

Mini photo printer

Alternatively, a mini photo printer can instantly convert your mobile phone images into durable photos. Here are some of the best

Make up set

Some makeup sets are made for giving as Christmas gifts and this attractive tiered Confection Cuties design from Benefit is a winner

Apex gift vouchers

Apex gift vouchers may well be the perfect Christmas choice. We offer an array of gift options across our outstandingly contemporary locations in London, Bath, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Dundee, including luxury winter breaks, decadent spa treatments, exceptional dining, and much more

Christmas Gift Voucher Experience

There are loads of great Christmas gift ideas out there, but when it comes to truly hitting the mark with your festive presents, Apex is the height of good taste.