Christmas is rapidly approaching and with the office gift exchange, countless gatherings where you play secret santarina / secret santa, or family christmas celebrations where gift giving can also be a stressful decision. Well, of course you want the gift you choose to be meaningful and unique, thoughtful and useful. Since its only 5 days to Christmas, here are some gift ideas you can consider.





GIFT IDEA 1 :
PERSONALISED HANDMADE CHOCOLATES




"There is nothing better than a good friend, except a good friend with chocolate..."

SO be that good friend giving out chocolates this season.....

And I am sure you would be pleased to know that Cocoa B's chocolates can be personalised too!!!!!!

It's as easy as 1-2-3!!!

STEPS :
1) Go to www.cocoa-b.com.
2) Choose which type of chocolate you like - White Chocolate / Milk Chocolate / Dark Chocolate.
3) Choose the toppings you prefer.

Make payment and Cocoa B will have it delivered to you!



I ordered 2 sets from them and here are my selections :

Milk chocolate + Snow flake + Macadamia nuts + sugar candy balls

White chocolate + oreo + sea salt + raisin


Have fun creating yours and seeing the surprised look when your friends receive these for Christmas now~~





GIFT IDEA 2 :
HANDMADE CHRISTMAS CARDS 

I spent alot of time handmaking this year's Christmas cards. And filling up the cards with personalised notes totally makes it even more special!

Here are some of my creations :










GIFT IDEA 3 :
FRANCFRANC HOMEFURNISHING




Francfranc VivoCity #02-41/42, 1 Harbourfront Walk Singapore 098585
Operating Hours: 1100am to 1000pm daily Contact Number: 6376-8077 

Francfranc JCube #02-27, 2 Jurong East Central 1 Singapore 609731
Operating Hours: 1100am to 1000pm daily Contact Number: 6684-5917




Francfranc is a Japanese home furnishing store with lots of quirky items. If you are looking for a gift for a friend who has just gotten their new pad, then this is a good place to find this year's Christmas gift for them. 

My pick : 







Or if you are lazy to squeeze with the crowds..... and would like a quirky home furnishing gift.... try ebay, this is one of my fave :

EBAY







GIFT IDEA 4 :
FOR THE MEIN YOUR LIFE

In all honesty, I think it is very difficult for me to get the MEN in my life gifts, whether it is my brother / grandfather / husband. Do you feel the same too?

So here are some simple suggestions that can't go wrong :

1) PERFUME
2) Vouchers from their favourite brands like : ALDO / PEDRO / CALVIN KLEIN / PRADA etc
3) Latest Gadgets that they keep harping about.



Davidoff Cool Water



Issey Miyake L'eau D'issey Pour Homme

Hugo by Hugo Boss


Lomography fisheye film camera


Leica M7 Film camera for the vintage old school photography enthusiast 

Fujifilm X-pro1 (digital camera that looks vintage)







GIFT IDEA 5 :
FOR THE WOMEIN YOUR LIFE


For the DIY-er
Silhouette Cameo / portrait machine 



For the CHEFs
Kenwood range of culinary appliances





For those into health / organic items
Order here : Argan Oil





For the single bffs
(just for laughs and if your friend is really sensitive then please don't buy this.)





I hope my list helps you in your search for a wonderful christmas present for your friends and family. And may God's blessings come to you and your family and loved ones a thousand fold; may the love in your heart never get old.... and may you find treasures more precious than gold. 

Have a blessed Christmas to you and your family!!!!