The best Christmas gift ideas for family and friends

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Take the strain out of seasonal shopping with our handy guide to the best Christmas gifts the high street has to offer

We’ve gathered together the ultimate Christmas gift guide for all your loved ones, adults and kids, with fantastic Boundless discounts too.

With your Boundless shopping discounts you can save money on all your Christmas gifts this year. Read on for our top 30 suggestions...


1. Apollo 11 50th anniversary edition

£22.99 from Haynes.com

These world-famous manuals aren’t just for car enthusiasts… Treat someone to the Apollo 11 50th anniversary edition handbook.

Save 40% with your Boundless discount – you pay £13.79


2. Sony Portable bluetooth speaker

£59.99 from Currys

Waterproof and with up to 16 hours of battery life, the Sony Portable Bluetooth Speaker comes in six colours.

Save 4.5% with your Boundless discount – you pay £57.29


3. Carswell gold effect floor lamp

£55 from B&Q

Adorn your favourite room with this classically elegant Carswell gold effect floor reading lamp.

Save 4% with your Boundless discount – you pay £52.80

Christmas gift guide: Haynes Apollo 11 manual, Sony bluetooth speaker, gold floor lamp


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4. Textured tie

£10 from River Island

This green spot print textured tie is sure to get him, ahem, spotted at the Christmas party.

Save 7% with your Boundless discount – you pay £9.30


5. Danish home gold lantern

£35 from Debenhams

Create the perfect festive glow with a stylish lantern in a muted gold-hued metal.

Save 7.5% with your Boundless discount – you pay £32.38


6. Selma statement leather purse

£89 from Ted Baker

Made of the softest leather and suitable for cards, notes and loose change, you'll love this Selma leather purse from Ted Baker.

Save 5% with your Boundless discount – you pay £84.55

Christmas gift guide: River Island tie, gold lantern, Ted Baker Selma purse


7. Gianduiotti tree

£5 from Morrisons

Created by family chocolatiers, this chocolate and hazelnut Gianduiotti tree is full of Italian delights. Deliziosa.

Save 3% with your Boundless discount– you pay £4.85


8. Golf gin set

£40 from Not On The High Street

The only gin for golfers, this Golf Gin gift set contains a 50cl bottle of gin and two elegant glasses. Serve over ice with cucumber.

Save 6% with your Boundless discount – you pay £37.60


9. Tranquil retreat jewellery box

£20 from Argos

Both practical and pretty, show off your accessories in a gold and glass jewellery box.

Save 2% with your Boundless discount – you pay £19.60

Christmas gift guide: Morrisons Gianduiotti chocolates, Golf Gin set, gold and glass jewellery box


10. Neoprene Emboss Panel Montana rucksack

£34.99 from Superdry

Boasting 21 litres of capacity, the Neoprene Emboss Panel Montana Rucksack is available in either khaki or black.

Save 7% with your Boundless discount – you pay £32.54


11. BECCA shimmering skin perfector

£30 from Boots

Get a healthy golden glow with a BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector Highlighter that simply melts into the skin.

Save 7.5% with your Boundless discount you pay £27.75


12. My buddy wheels dinosaur balance bike

£70 from Halfords

This dinosaur-shaped balance bike has a detachable, machine-washable cover that's super-cute.

Save 6% with your Boundless discount– you pay £65.80

Christmas gift guide: Superdry Montana backpack, Boots skin perfector, dinosaur balance bike


13. Brooks challenge tool bag

£42 from Evans Cycles

First patented in 1896, this Brooks leather tool bag fits to the rear of your saddle.

Save 4% with your Boundless discount– you pay £40.32


14. Armani Exchange men’s watch

£149 from Goldsmiths

Stainless steel and water-resistant, this Armani Exchange men's watch is practical and extremely stylish, too.

Save 5% with your Boundless discount – you pay £141.55


15. Green marble cheeseboard and knives

£50 from John Lewis

This set of marble cheeseboard and knives makes the perfect centrepiece for Boxing Day lunch.

Save 2.5% with your Boundless discount– you pay £48.75

Christmas gift guide: Brooks bike tool bag, Armani Exchange gold watch, John Lewis marble cheeseboard set


16. Tesco Finest Banoffee Pie shortbread

£4 from Tesco

Tesco Scottish shortbread with butterscotch pieces and dark chocolate chunks. Yum.

Save 4% with your Boundless discount – you pay £3.84


17. Windsor great park vineyard

£37.99 from Laithwaites

A lovely biscuity Windsor Great Park Vineyard English sparkling wine with notes of apricot and fine bubbles.

Save 7% with your Boundless discount – you pay £35.33


18. National book tokens

Prices from £5, from National Book Tokens

Whether shopping in store or online, National Book Tokens make a great gift.

Save 7% with your Boundless discount

Christmas gift guide: Tesco banoffee shortbread, Laithwaites Windsor wine, National Book Tokens


19. Trivial Pursuit: Classic Edition

£25 from The Entertainer

The dinner party favourite, Trivial Persuit, will never go out of style. This Classic Edition is complete with a retro look.

Save 6% with your Boundless discount – you pay £23.50


20. English Heritage membership

£60 from Boundless

Give the gift of a year’s worth of English Heritage visits with access to over 400 historical sites.

Save 25% with your Boundless discount – you pay £45


21. Drew Fun Gold boots

£39 from Clarks

These children's Drew Fun boots are available in sizes up to 12.5 and the perfect grandparental indulgence.

Save 6% with your Boundless discount – you pay £36.66

Christmas gift guide: Trivial Pursuit classic, English Heritage membership, Clarks Drew Fun boots


22. iPad air

£479 from Apple

Did you know as a Boundless member you can save up to 10% on Apple kit, from iPads to accessories?

Save 2% with your Boundless discount – you pay £469.42


23. Olivia Burton gold-plated bangle

£85 from Ernest Jones

A simple yet stylish gold-plated Olivia Burton bangle – the perfect complement to any outfit.

Save 3% with your Boundless discount – you pay £82.45


24. Boundless Breaks vouchers

From £10, from Boundless

A contribution towards a week at one of our relaxing Boundless Breaks leisure retreats? That sounds ideal...

Christmas gift guide: iPad Air, Ernest Jones gold bangle, Boundless Breaks gift voucher

25. Chenille star print jumper

From £16 from M&S

Both cosy and Christmassy, this Chenille star print jumper from M&S is available in ages 3 to 16.

Save 4% with your Boundless discount – you pay £15.36


26. Drive an E-type Jaguar

£99 from Virgin Experience Days

An hour driving a British classic – worth every penny.

Save 20% with your Boundless discount – you pay £79.20


27. Selected Homme James workwear jacket

£85 from Topman

A men's utility jacket in hardwearing 100% cotton, from the Selected Homme Danish fashion house.

Save 6% with your Boundless discount – you pay £79.90

Christmas gift guide: M&S chenille jumper, Virgin Experience Days drive Jaguar, Topman utility jacket


28. Leather-look tote bag

£19.99 from New Look

Stylish, capacious, vegan and in this season’s must-have hue – it’s totally on-trend.

Save 6% with your Boundless discount – you pay £18.79


29. The cinema society

From Cinema Society Club

Register a film-loving family member for discounted cinema visits galore.

Save 40% with your Boundless discount


30. Engraved cufflinks

£19.99 from H Samuel

Personalise these understated cufflinks for the special someone in your life.

Save 3% with your Boundless discount – you pay £19.39

Christmas gift guide: New Look tote bag, The Cinema Society membership, H Samuel engraved cufflinks


How to save with your Boundless discount

Claim your member discounts on all these great gifts, with savings at the supermarket and high street stores including Sainsbury's, Marks & Spencer, Boots and Topshop. Read our guide to using your shopping discount cards or start browsing the shopping deals.