Christmas for students is always a worry, and even more so this year with high unemployment and students being furloughed from work. If you’re looking to save some money this Christmas, we’re here to help! Here is our top 10 list for the struggling student with the best bargains on the market!
1. Women don’t owe you pretty – Florence Given
Women don’t owe you pretty by Florence Given is a book for all the feminist’s out there! It is an excellent read for anybody that wants to challenge outdated ways of thinking, as well as empower other women concerning how they feel about themselves and others.
The book was released in June this year and retails on Amazon for £9.91.
2. Fun bath goodies
Do you need a gift for a niece or nephew? Kids love a present they can get stuck into!
These Jurassic Park themed bath bombs have a surprise charm inside after it fizzes away. If they can’t wait for it to dissolve they can use the excavation tools included to dig into the eggs.
This particular gift set can be bought from B&m for £6
Haven’t got a clue on what to get the parents of your significant other this year? This is an annual decision we all have to make, but don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!
For example, you can’t go wrong with Greenalls Wild Berry Gin! This Pin Gin is trendy and will go certainly down a storm.
Greenalls Wild Berry Gin can be purchased from Morrisons for £13 (make sure to remember your ID!)
4. A 2021 planner
This one is for that friend who always leaves their work until the last minute. Help them get 2021 on track with this wellbeing organisation set from Dunelm!
The Mindfulness notebook, planner and address book costs £5, while the Mindfulness desk pad will set you back £2.50.
5. Reusable makeup wipes
Got a mate that loves make-up but hates waste? These super cute re-usable wipes are great for removing make-up as well as looking after the planet.
They come in a lovely matching bag and there are 16 different designs to choose from.
You can purchase them from MummyMarvellousMakes on Etsy for £10.45
6. Scratch posters
For any music and film enthusiasts, these cool scratch off bucket list wall posters are a great idea.
There are 100 boxes to scratch off, each with a different album or film to check out.
Get your scratch off bucket list for £12.99 from Not On The High Street.
7. Unique gin glasses
This one is for the student with all pink décor and fairy lights covering every section of their bedroom!
These really pretty unicorn gin glasses are perfect for anybody that loves all things that sparkle! Pair it with some unicorn gin and you’re good to go.
Buy yours from your local Asda for £6 (set of four)
8. Houseplants galore
There’s always one housemate who has more houseplants than food. So, this present is definitely for the student obsessed with all things greenery!
Give the gift of plant parenthood this Christmas with a bonsai tree.
Get yours from Menkind for the bargain price of £13.
9. A new cooking apron
This present is for the person you will always find in the kitchen. Upload any picture onto the apron and make it personal to them!
The apron will be used time and time again, and will always remind your significant other of how much you love them.
Go to the Photobox website and get creative! Aprons start from £19.99, however, you can currently get 40% off with the code SAVE40.
10. Bull Dog mens skincare range
Let’s fight the stereotype that it’s only women who deserve a skincare routine!
The Bulldog range is completely vegan and the company states that it uses 50% less plastic packaging.
Make sure your male friend, boyfriend or family member doesn’t unwrap yet another Lynx Africa set this year!
Written by Jody Cook
Feature image credit: @jessbaileydesigns – Unsplash