10 last-minute Christmas gifts to keep the whole family happy



Left it a little late? Whoever you’re buying for, here’s our guide for the last-minute Christmas shopper to the rescue…

Last minute Christmas gifts

1. The eternal coffee lover

If they need a perfect blend of coffee to get them going in the morning, gift them the Nespresso by Krups VertuoPlus Coffee Machine. They’ll enjoy an aromatic roast in a flash thanks to its fast heat up time.

Nespresso by Krups VertuoPlus

They won’t need to programme or alter any settings. This clever machine recognises every pod and creates a wonderfully blended cup at the push of a button. Who needs a barista when you’ve got this coffee-making marvel in the kitchen? Whether you fancy a rich tall coffee, or a creamy cappuccino, you can enjoy your favourite from the comfort of your own home. 

Get the Nespresso by Krups VertuoPlus XN900840 Coffee Machine

 

2. The hair care extraordinaire

The easy-to-use Glamoriser Touch Control Hair Straightener is perfect for the at-home pro.

Glamoriser Touch Control Hair Straightener

In just 15 seconds the ceramic plates with black diamond oil heat up – resulting in beautifully shiny hair. Plus, its slim design and heat resistant storage bag means they travel easily, too. Perfect for when a hair emergency strikes.

Get the Glamoriser Touch Control GLA023 Hair Straightener

 

3. The mini music maestro

Little ears love big tunes. Astound them with amazing sound, while protecting their ears with limited output volume with the JBL Wireless Bluetooth Kids Headphones.

JBL Wireless Bluetooth Speakers

The battery on these wireless headphones will last up to 12 hours on a single charge, which will come in handy on long journeys. Available in pink and rocker blue, they even include a sticker set – so creative kids can customise them however they want.

Get the JBL JR300BT Wireless Bluetooth Kids Headphones in Pink or Rocker Blue.

 

4. The health-conscious hero

If it’s a healthier diet that they’re after, they’ll love a NutriBullet Rx Blender. It squeezes fruit and veg, extracting all the goodness into delicious smoothies and soups.

Nutribullet Rx

The Nutribullet is a blender aficionado, using smart technology to adjust power and create the perfect blend. Just seven minutes on SouperBlast mode and they’ll create a flavourful soup. And thanks to the included recipe book and array of cup sizes, they’ll really be able to expand their culinary horizons. 

Get the NutriBullet Rx NBLRX Blender

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5. The fitness flake

Get them into gear with reminders to keep them going. The Fitbit Versa is a fitness tracker that keeps tabs on steps, distance, calories burned and heart rate. Ideal for someone who needs a little help getting motivated.

Fitbit Versa

The Fitbit helps set targets and congratulates with an encouraging message when goals are reached. It automatically senses when a workout has started and even connects to smartphones, so they can check how they’re doing on the Fitbit app.

Get the Fitbit Versa in Ruby & Rose Gold and Black Aluminium

 

6. The classically cool music lover

This is more than just a record player. The ION Max LP Turntable is an all-in-one turntable for true music enthusiasts. They’ll also get the best of both worlds with the option of connecting external devices via the 3.5mm jack.

ION Max LP turntable

Its retro design with a gorgeous wood finish adds style to any home. And, with EZ vinyl converter software included, they can even convert their 33 1/3, 45 and 78 RPM records and play them back in undeniable quality.

Get the ION Max LP Belt Drive Turntable

 

7. The go-to gamer

With the Oculus Go, they can escape into virtual reality without needing to connect to a thing. And the built-in surround sound audio and crystal-clear lenses will add to a seriously immersive experience.

Oculus Go

Whether they’re the main character of a game or just catching up on their favourite Netflix show, the huge screen is a stunning way to get in on the action. This comfy headset even boasts 32 GB of storage, capable of saving 3 HD films, 10 games or 20 apps. Let the Christmas Day antics begin.

Try the Oculus Go

 

8. The part-time treats maker

Make half-baked dreams a delicious reality with the 1930’s style KitchenAid Artisan Stand Mixer. This iconic piece of kitchen tech is as effective as it is stylish. They’ll be mixing and preparing up a storm with the multipurpose attachment.

KitchenAid Artisan

This free stand mixer really does it all – from bread dough to cake mix, and egg whites. Plus, there’s no power loss when changing attachments, so they’ll get an excellent performance every single time. Think of all tasty treats you’ll get!

Get the KitchenAid Artisan 5KSM175BPT Stand Mixer

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9. The entertainment enthusiast

Boost their home entertainment to the max with this LG Ultra HD Blu-ray and DVD player. Its 4K and multi HDR playback upscales content to bring out the best of any movie and box set collection.

LG Ultra HD Blu-ray player

It doesn’t just play DVDs and Blu-rays though. Thanks to smart streaming, they can log on to Netflix, Amazon or BBC iPlayer directly through the player and binge their latest obsession. Turbo-charged technology even eliminates annoying disc-load lag – giving them more movie-watching fun.

Get the LG UBK90 Smart 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray & DVD Player

 

10. The party starter

Hands in the air for the ultimate party tool. This Sony XB41 Portable Bluetooth Speaker is big on sound with an impressive bass. The Live Sound mode will spread to cover any area, giving off the true party feel wherever they are.

Sony SRS-XB41

The compact design comes complete with flashing lights and a party chain, and it’s even waterproof, which comes in handy for summer get-togethers by the pool next summer. Plus, up to 24 hours of battery life means they won’t have to worry about running low on pumping tunes.

Get the Sony SRS-XB41 Portable Bluetooth Speaker

 

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