Here comes another Christmas and it’s time to celebrate again. The warm aroma of cakes baking, platters of delicious food laid on the table, shiny gift boxes lying under the X-mas tree, the excitement of exchanging secret Santa gifts, the vibe is something else, isn’t it?
At work too, keeping the vibe alive, the usual tradition of secret Santa gift exchange will happen but you are still confused about what to get for your colleague. Tight budget? Don’t worry, we got you some budget-friendly gift ideas but can still work like a charm on the receiver. Here you go:
1) Books: Books are best friends providing you with a galore of knowledge and won’t judge you (wink). Motivational books, romcom, hard-hitting stories, intriguing, suspense, thrilling stories, what’s your colleague’s taste like? Get one accordingly and if he/she is not a reader, check for the options below
2) Succulents: Everybody loves some green decor in their home but taking care is a hassle especially if the person travels often. Succulents are low maintenance and the easiest to take care of, they need very little attention but not to be completely forgotten. Get a beautiful succulent for your colleague, he/she will definitely love it.
3) Java Mug: Winter means sipping hot chocolate, coffee, tea more and can’t be done without a good coffee mug. So here’s what to get for your colleague, a mug that can keep the hot beverages hot for longer hours and Java does the job. It's stylish, sturdy and eco-friendly at the same time. Now you know which one's the perfect mug to get for the secret Santa gift.
4) Humidifier: Cold winter air is dry as it holds less moisture and this means sucking up the moisture from your body. Using a humidifier will add moisture to the air and prevent dryness, it can also ease symptoms related to flu and the common cold. Gift your colleague a mini desk humidifier and help him/her not to get dry out.
5) Woven Scarves: Woven scarves can up the winter fashion game apart from keeping you warm. If your colleague likes dressing up well or is a fashionista, get him/her a stylish scarf. It’s going to be a long-lasting gift and a cool but warm style statement piece for your colleague.
6) Quirky Socks: How about giving your colleague’s cold feet a warm snug with some quirky socks? You never know your colleague already has a toe hole in his socks. And if your colleague happens to be a nerd, he will love it even more.
7) Green tea with different flavours: Pollution, viral infections, seasonal infections are putting your health at risk. Boosting your immunity can help fight all these hazardous infections. Taking green tea has many health benefits and we are already aware of it. It helps manage your weight, reduce the risk of cardiovascular diseases and cancer, also has skin benefits. Get green tea packs with different flavours including herbs for your colleague, I guarantee you, he/she will appreciate it a lot.
Hope one of these 7 gift ideas will help you get your colleague the perfect secret Santa gift and yes! on a budget.