Welcome to our blog. We'll be posting the best gift ideas that we come across and also general chit chat about gift selecting. If you are not familiar with GiftGen, it is a gift suggestion website. You just select a price range, age range and gender to get hundreds of gift ideas. Click here to try it!

Wednesday 30 November 2016

Gel A Peel - Deluxe Kit

Girls can create their own unique jewellery with 'gel-a-peel'. The deluxe set is on offer at Smyths Toys (at £19.99). Also available at Amazon & Toys R Us.

BE AWARE: The reviews on Smyths Toys and Amazon are VERY POSITIVE, but Toys R Us has two NEGATIVE ones.

Monday 28 November 2016

Thursday 24 November 2016

Amazon Fire Tablet

The Amazon 7" Fire Tablet is currently on sale for only £29.99 from Amazon or Argos. Reviews suggest that it makes an ideal first tablet, or for younger ones (not that we'd encourage very young kids to stare at screens). Note: They may put the price back up after Black Friday (tomorrow).

Tuesday 22 November 2016

Eco Paper Pot Maker

Perfect for the planet friendly gardener in your life - the Eco Paper Pot Maker allows them to put old newspapers (or junk mail) to good use. At around £15, they can be found at various retailers, and many garden centres. Try ethicalsuperstore, notonthehighstreet and amazon.

Monday 14 November 2016

Top toys for Christmas 2016 announced

The Toy Retailers Association has announced the top toys for Christmas 2016. Amongst old stalwarts like Lego, Hot Wheels, Star Wars & Nerf, are a couple of newer brands like Shopkins & Paw Patrol. Completely 'out of the blue' are Hatchimals, and silly sausage (a bop-it' type game). The full list is here - http://www.toyretailersassociation.co.uk/dreamtoys/2016/top12 

Tuesday 8 November 2016

Record Album Frames

Know someone who still has their vinyl albums? How about getting them a 12"x12" frame specifically for records. The Works currently has them at £5. But they are even in Poundland at the moment, so they make a great budget gift idea.

Friday 4 November 2016

Extreme Sport Wall Decals

Teenage boys can be very difficult to buy for. So when we came across these cool extreme sport decals, we thought we better let you know! Here's a selection from Etsy, They have plenty more designs, and they cost around £12-£25

Wednesday 2 November 2016

GiftGen app launches FREE on Microsoft Store.

We've now launched a GiftGen app on the Microsoft app store, and it's FREE!
If you're on a windows phone, or windows 10 PC, find it here - GiftGen on Microsoft Store
Ratings and reviews would be appreciated!