2020 Christmas Gift Ideas
Christmas season is the single-season of the year that engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love. One established tradition of Christmas is gift exchange, which we are all aware of, but because Christmas shopping is such a chore, we manage to put it off till the last minute. In the end, we get lost in the hustle and bustle that is typical of this time and settle for the easiest boring gift.
Things are about to be different this year because we have got you covered on the perfect Christmas gifts you can give to your loved ones.
Holiday gifts for him
Finding the perfect gift for the man in your life might not be easy, that’s why most people settle for something banal. Whether you’re considering a gift for a husband, boyfriend, father, or brother, men usually value gifts that support their interests. Once you pay attention to their interests, it’d be easy to figure out the perfect Christmas gift for them.
For men who are into fitness, you could get fitness gear. For music lovers who love gadgets, consider a nifty smart speaker. Men who are artsy collectors would value souvenirs that are peculiar to particular places. The olive wood carvings are peculiar to Bethlehem, the birthplace of Christmas. Also, the German cuckoo clock is peculiar to Germany and comes in very adventurous designs. If you give him a German cuckoo clock, you’ve hit the nail on the head.
If you want to get him a creative gift without breaking the bank, how about giving him several love coupons, each valid for an hour? You could add your terms and conditions, though, but have fun with it.
Holiday gifts for her
The special women in your life deserve the best, and our gift recommendations will steal the show.
Spice up her Christmas tree decorations by gifting her a unique Christmas ornament. From resplendent bulbs, studded snowflakes, retro bulbs to crystal candy canes, Christmas ornaments come in creative variations and will make an exciting gift this season.
Another idea is to get her a Snow globe of her favorite city or a place that means a lot to her. For women who cook and enjoy it, you could get kitchen accessories to make the process more efficient. An air-fryer and a recipe book are great choices. You can have fun titling and designing the recipe book a little bit. If you choose to inscribe her name, that’s a great move.
You could never go wrong with a piece of personalized jewelry. This could be earrings, necklaces, bracelets, or rings that spell her name. It could also be any word or phrase she finds special. How about writing something romantic like “ich Liebe Dich”, which is German for I love you? You could spice this up by crusting plain-looking jewelry with real diamond stones.
Holiday gifts for kids
The best thing about picking gifts for kids is that they are so easy to please. At that age, it’s easy to tell what they like or convince them to enjoy what you give them. Handmade charm-bracelets are excellent choices for kids. This gift could be done in a couple of minutes, and the pieces of the bracelet could be miniature versions of birds, fishes, or animated characters. Always go for animated characters that fascinate them. Characters like Thumper, Mickey Mouse, and Patrick Star are wonderful choices.
If you want to spark up creativity in your little one, you can give them a doodle book, and the most colorful crayons.
How about game boards? It’s never too early to boost their cognitive abilities. However, most of the boards have movable parts that are not suitable to be handled by kids. So, you should pay attention to the instructions.
A gift that will always be useful to kids, especially early teenagers, is a diary. It encourages them to journal their thoughts and serve as a good vent, which is necessary.
For kids interested in music, this could be the perfect time to give them their first musical instruments like pianos and violins.
You can’t go wrong with knitted sweaters, gloves, and socks. If you want to hit the nail on the head, choose their favorite color, and embroider their names on the fabric.
Holiday gifts for the elderly
It might be a bit tricky to pick elders’ gifts because they’ve seen everything and are now content with very simple things. Here’s a kicker: Gifts for elders should keep them company, make them feel loved, and support their living routine.
An autobiographical diary is a fantastic choice. To add to the excitement, every family member can attach their favorite picture to the pages with a handwritten note explaining when the picture was taken and what they felt at that moment. This gesture will bring the magic of Christmas to your home.
You could also fill the journal with pictures of the elders at different life stages, including very special moments like graduation, weddings, anniversaries, and award ceremonies. It might be a lot of work, but this thoughtful gift will be treasured long after the Christmas season.
Nutcrackers are believed to guard the owner against evil spirits and danger. How about you give your granny, who cannot be bothered with cracking nuts, a Christmas nutcracker? Also, you can never go wrong with German nutcrackers. This is such a unique gift idea for Christmas as they come in various creative designs and shapes.
Another interesting gift idea is to customize beddings and pillowcases by printing perfect picture moments with loved ones on the material’s surface. What better way to have sweet dreams than to go to bed sleeping on good memories?
Gnomes are symbols of protection, and plush gnomes make an excellent gift for elderly folks who are interested in gardening. You could get plush gnomes designed in Christmas colors. That way, you’d be protecting your garden as well as emphasizing the Christmas season.
Regardless of your gift, it will undoubtedly be accepted and appreciated because of your position in their lives. Remember, the best shopping decisions are made when you are not in haste. So, shop ahead of time to avoid going for the next best thing due to price hikes.
Noel! Peace and joy to you this Christmas!
Christkindl LIVE Annual Scholarship Program
In celebration of Christmas, we are excited to announce the 2020 Christkindl LIVE Annual Scholarship Program, featuring two $500 scholarship awards. College/university students of all majors are eligible to apply. Contestants should write a minimum of 1,000 words on the following essay topic:
Compare and contrast Christmas traditions in different cultures, and ways that the holiday is celebrated worldwide.