The little things: Christmas gift ideas £10 and under

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Whether you have a stocking to fill or you're shopping for the perfect Secret Santa gift, sometimes it truly is the thought that counts.

However, spending less on your loved ones doesn't have to mean choosing boring gifts - with luxurious beauty products, quirky homeware and stunning stationery to choose from, your present may even become a Christmas favourite...

2015 was the year of colouring, and not only for the kids. This adult-friendly colouring book is the perfect way to de-stress or break out some creativity on the nature-inspired patterns including parrots, rainforests and butterflies.

Tropical Wonderland Colouring Book by Millie Marotta, £9.95; Available at Fenwick Brent Cross, Tunbridge Wells, Newcastle and York

The perfect stocking filler or tree decoration, this keepsake tin features Gardeners Hand Recovery Scrub and Gardeners Hand Therapy from Crabtree & Evelyn to make dry hands silky and soft in just two steps. 

Crabtree & Evelyn Gardeners Hand Tin, £9; Available at Fenwick Colchester

Give the gift of an organised new year with quirky and cute stationery from Happy Jackson, with notebooks that make list-making and daily scheduling part of the fun.

Happy Jackson Stationery To Do Notebook, £9.95 and Little Book of Awesome, £7.75; Available at Fenwick Leicester

Treat any gentleman to a grooming session this season with the Style & Grace Skin Expert gift set, which includes a 50ml Eau de Toilette, 120ml Body Wash, 95ml Shampoo and 95ml Aftershave Balm.

Style & Grace Skin Expert For Men Gift Set, £9.99; Available at Fenwick Leicester

We all may feel like we're bathing in booze during the holiday season, but thanks to these Mojito Bath Salts there's a way to relax with a cocktail without consuming anything...

Mojito Bath Salts, £10; Available at Fenwick Brent Cross

Never throw a boring dinner party again with a quirky dinner plate from Wild Dining, which bring the likes of a tuxedo-clad gorilla to the table.

Wild Dining, £10; Available at Fenwick Brent Cross

Don't forget to pamper the man in your life with a new addition to the Cowshed Christmas collection - the Bullocks Christmas Cracker, complete with a Bullocks Body Wash and 2-in-1 Shampoo & Conditioner, which also makes a perfect table decoration...

Cowshed Bullocks Christmas Cracker, £10; Available at Fenwick Colchester

Make it through the cold this winter with a gift pack from Burt's Bees, containing two classic life-saving and all-natural products - the original Beeswax Lip Balm, which conditions the lips with a hint of peppermint, and a tin of Hand Salve, made to hydrate rough skin on the hands with botanical oils, herbs and beeswax. What's more, the bee-inspired tree handing decoration is the perfect present, whether it's for someone else or for yourself...

Burt’s Bees Classics Beeswax Gift Set, £6.99; Available at Fenwick Colchester and Leicester


Perfect as a stocking stuffer, a party favour or a place setting at the Christmas dinner table, "The Bubble" from Grays & Feathers is the world's smallest bottle of sparkling wine. This toasty but versatile Austrian wine has tasting notes of exotic tropical fruits and white pepper and pairs well with light flavours - white meats and seafood in particular.

Grays & Feathers “The Bubble” 125ml Sparkling Wine Bottle, £9.99; Available at Fenwick Canterbury

Get nails to last the season with Liz Earle's Strengthening Nail Colour, a glossy and chip resistant polish enriched with avocado and borage oil, wrapped in gorgeous gift packaging.

Liz Earle Glossy Nails Gift in Ebb Tide, £8.50; Available at Fenwick Colchester

Opt for a decadent bath and shower gel that doubles as a festive bauble with Molton Brown's Yang Yang Bauble, blended with yuan-zhi and cedarwood oil with notes of cardamom and musk.

Molton Brown Yang Yang Bauble, £10 for 75ml; Available at Fenwick Tunbridge Wells

With cute and traditional designs from Cath Kidston, these Churchill China mugs in floral prints are perfect for a cup of tea on a cold day.

Cath Kidston By Churchill Mugs, £6.50 each; Available at Fenwick Tunbridge Wells

Get organised in any space with pretty floral storage boxes from Ted Baker - available in small, medium or large with gorgeous designs, you'll be glad to have them on display.

Ted Baker Storage Boxes, from £8; Available at Fenwick Tunbridge Wells

Give the gift of Christmas past with a travel tin candles from Fenwick's Heritage range, with designs influenced by items from Fenwick’s history. Available in French Salon Rose, Terrace Tea Room or Linen Room.

Heritage Travel Tin Candles, £6 each; The full heritage range is available at Fenwick Newcastle, with selected items available at Fenwick Tunbridge Wells, Canterbury,York, Leicester and Brent Cross.

By Alison Millington