It doesn’t matter how well prepared you were this year, someone can slip through the cracks. You forgot something off your list and you’re left looking for a last minute Christmas gift. As we offer free & fast delivery on all of our UK orders, we can help get an order over to you at no extra cost, so we thought we’d make this last minute Christmas gift guide, filled with awesome last minute Christmas gifts!
Get inspiration from our Christmas gifts section, as well as our different stocking filler sections – there are plenty of good cheap last minute Christmas gifts available on our website. Read on to get some last minute Christmas present ideas. We’re going to look at some Christmas gifts for her, for him and for the kids as well as some crafty last minute DIY gift ideas.
Last Minute Christmas Gifts for Her
At this late stage in the game, you can feel rushed, and when that happens, it’s easy to panic buy. Take a deep breath and do not worry. We’ve got some last minute Christmas presents for her whether you’re buying for your wife, sister, girlfriend or your lovely mum.
Head to our Christmas gifts for her section and you’ll find plenty of inspiration. You can’t go wrong with a great pair of ladies’ boots. We’ve got a wide variety of women’s boots that she’ll be thrilled with this Christmas. It doesn’t matter what her style is, because we have many different styles, from Chelsea boots to ankle boots to lace up boots and everything in-between. They’re the perfect footwear for the wet and cold winter weather and will keep her going until the summer comes back round.
We also have some gorgeous women’s slippers in mule, moccasin, bootie styles and more. There’s not much better in life than coming home after a long day and putting on some warm, cosy slippers. They’re like two big hugs for your feet and they’re a great last minute Christmas gift for her, as it’s almost impossible not to be thankful for slippers!
We’ve got some stylish and comfortable women’s wellies, if she loves the great outdoors or is planning on going to a festival in the summer. We also have some gorgeous handbags and accessories including gloves and purses that always go down well.
If none of those are appealing to you, think small accessories like rings or necklaces that won’t set you back a huge amount but are fun and cute to wear. Some fancy toiletries are also a good idea. Think bath bombs, bubble bars, moisturiser and shower gel. Go for ones that she normally wouldn’t buy herself to make it extra special.
Last Minute Christmas Gifts for Him
What about the men? If you’ve left things late this year, and you need some cheap last minute Christmas gifts for him, then you’re in the right place, and guess what? Men aren’t so different from women, you know. There’s plenty of crossover between what you can get them at the last minute to save Christmas.
Does your dad, husband or brother wear the same old tired shoes every time you have a fancy function? Shoes that they wear into the office every day and no matter how many times they’re polished, they look beaten battered and ready to retire. Give them a break and get him some fancy shoes. If they normally stick to traditional oxford or derby shoes, have a look in our men’s shoes section – we’ve a wonderful range of brogues and men’s loafers to give their wardrobe some diversity.
You’ll find more last minute Christmas gift ideas for him in our range of men’s boots too. From desert boots for urbane style to walking boots for those long hikes and even some super stylish pull on boots if his wardrobe needs updating. The men in our lives are creatures of habit and if he hasn’t invested in some stylish boots before, it’s time to open his wardrobe to a whole new style of shoe.
If he’s a fan of the outdoors, gardening or his work requires him to brave the elements then you should take a look at some of our footwear that’s made for the outdoors. Our ranges of men’s wellies and safety footwear are perfect. There’s a good chance he has hasn’t updated his safety footwear in a while if he uses them for work, get him a brand new pair of comfortable steel capped toe boots. And after a long day, he could do with some comfortable men’s slippers as well.
Some other great last minute Christmas present ideas for him include self-care products he wouldn’t normally buy like a fancy aftershave balm or even some facemasks. You can get a good laugh out of doing one together and he might really benefit from one! Some nice shoe polish, shaving cream, warm socks, classy key rings, cuff links or tie clips will all hit the mark as well.
Last Minute Christmas Gifts for the Kids
Need cheap last minute children’s gifts? Kids, thankfully, are the easiest to buy presents for and you can definitely still salvage a magical Christmas if you’ve left things this late.
Best place to start is at their favourite TV shows and films. We’ve got ranges of character footwear in both our boys and girl’s sections. Our character footwear for boys includes accessories, trainers and sandals and our girls’ character footwear has boots, slippers and wellies amongst other products. We have sections dedicated to Peppa Pig, Paw Patrol, Spiderman and more if you want to narrow down your selection.
We carry a huge variety of shoes for girls as can be seen in our girls’ section. From fun girls’ party shoes to ballerina pumps to heels, they’ll make a perfect last minute Christmas gift for your daughter. As for the boys, we have a range of boys’ easy fasten shoes as well as canvas shoes, boots, slippers and much more!
There’s plenty of other fun last minute Christmas gift ideas for the children that you can take advantage of. Some accessories like gloves, scarves and hats are a good idea. Perfect for keeping them wrapped up warm going to and from school.
What are they interested in and what gets them really excited? If you’ve got a little lad who loves cars for example, he’ll love some toy supercars. And what about some stuffed animals for the girls? You could even take it old-school by getting them some classic toys from your childhood like an Etch-A-Sketch, Lego or a vintage children’s book. Check out our Christmas Gifts for kids section for more inspiration.
Last Minute Christmas Gifts You Can Make
If you’re a bit on the crafty side, and want to make, rather than buy, your Christmas gifts this year, then we’ve got some last minute DIY Christmas gift ideas for you. A survey of Brits revealed that the vast majority of us value thoughtfulness over price when it comes to Christmas gifts. A DIY Christmas gift is a perfect way to show you care.
Here are some quick last minute homemade Christmas gift ideas:
- Personalise a candle using a hairdryer
- Make reindeer out of mason jars for festive kitchen storage
- Make a Christmas gift out of their favourite sweet treats
- Personalise a mug using some blackboard paint and chalk
- Make your own themed soap!
- Create some thoughtful, personal jewellery out of everyday items
- Make some cute mittens from an old jumper
How last minute you can leave these depends on your DIY skills but there should be enough time for you to make these at the last minute for some thoughtful, crafted gifts. You can personalise a lot of these for that extra meaningful touch to show you’ve given it some thought.
Check out our different Christmas gift sections. We have Christmas gifts for him, for her and for the children on our website. We’ve also got stocking fillers for a fiver, a tenner and under £15 if you need some last minute gifts to flesh out those stockings. With free & fast delivery on all of our UK orders, you’ll get your order within 2-4 working days. If that’s not fast enough, you can also click & collect for absolutely free at one of our 500 UK outlets. Save money this Christmas at Shoe Zone!