8 Best Gift Ideas for Christmas


‘Tis the season to be jolly, that time of year when we deck the halls with lights and decorations. But if there’s one thing in particular that Christmas is known for, it is the giving and receiving of gifts between loved ones. You know this. That random dude walking on the other side of the road knows this. Yet chances are you might still be struggling right now to decide on just what to get those people dearest to your heart. Well, stress not, because we have put together some gift ideas for you to consider this Christmas.

1. Hampers

hampers - Best Gift Ideas for Christmas

Here in Nigeria, hampers have more or less become synonymous with the Christmas season. So this would make it an ideal gift to receive from anyone. Just don’t forget to give it that personal touch by including a greeting card or a personalized message.

2. Fitness Trackers

fitness trackers- Best Gift Ideas for Christmas

Even though most people tend to spend the Christmas holiday eating and putting on some extra weight, it is still a good time to bring a loved one’s overall fitness into the limelight by gifting them a fitness tracker, so they can better keep track of those extra calories they should be burning.

3. Sweaters

Sweaters- Best Gift Ideas for Christmas

Chances are you might not know how to knit a sweater. That doesn’t mean you can’t gift one to a loved one this holiday though, an item that would become especially useful when the winds of Harmattan eventually set in.

4. Plushies

Plushies - Best Gift Ideas for Christmas

Everybody loves to cuddle, and what better way to do that than with a plushy. Okay, perhaps you can think of one or two better ways to do it, but at least your loved ones can be rest assured that the plushy won’t run away or break their hearts someday.

5. Nintendo Switch Lite

Nintendo Switch- Best Gift Ideas for Christmas

The hot item on every gamer’s list this holiday, the Nintendo Switch Lite is the newest handheld gaming system by Nintendo. It is priced significantly lower than the original Nintendo Switch while offering access to the same growing library of games.

6. Rice & Oil

Rice & Oil- Best Gift Ideas for Christmas

We eat rice practically every other day, but there is something about Christmas rice in particular that makes it a must-have every year. And your loved ones can’t have rice without oil. I mean, how else will they be able to make that fried rice that would have their neighbors salivating all through the holidays?

7. Chocolates

Chocolates- Best Gift Ideas for Christmas

You can never go wrong with chocolates, so there is no point getting into why this would make an ideal gift. So whether he or she has a preference for white, dark or milky chocolate, we’ve got you covered.

8. Gift Card

gift cards - Best Gift Ideas for Christmas

Not sure what to get your loved one this Christmas? Then why not let them decide for themselves? That’s the beauty of gift cards since they can effectively be used towards purchasing whatever item they’d like.

There you go, folks, a few Christmas gift ideas to get you going as you complete your shopping this holiday. Which of these items would you like to gift to a loved one the most? Let us know in the comments section below.