Saturday 2 December 2023

Christmas gift guide for adults

Edifier TWS1 Pro 2 True Wireless Earbuds

The Edifier TWS1 Pro 2 True Wireless Earbuds (RRP £49.99) offer exceptional sound quality, impressive battery life and active noise cancellation, making them perfect for music lovers on-the-go. 

Designed by Edifier, a leading manufacturer of consumer audio electronics, these earbuds deliver a high quality listening experience, anytime, anywhere. With their sleek and durable design, these true wireless earbuds are perfect for travelling , working out or just relaxing at home. 

They boast a fantastic array of great features including long battery life, clear call quality for high quality calls with the built-in microphone, active noise cancellation designed to reduce unwanted background noise in various environments, wear detection technology that pauses music automatically when the ear bud is taken out of the ear and starts playing once played back in, IP54 certified dust proof and splash proof for active wear and ultra-low latency connection with seamless experience on gaming activities. They can also be used with the handy Edifier Connect App where you can unlock additional features such as the customise control setting and EQ selection (Classic/POP/Classical/Rock).

Whether you are a music enthusiast or just want to enjoy clear sound with minimal background noise, the Edifier TWS1 Pro 2 True Wireless earbuds are a great choice and a wonderful gift to give music lovers this Christmas.

Country Mouse gifts

Country Mouse was started by Helen in 2012 specialising in wool throws and wool blankets made from a variety of wool including merino blankets made in the UK. This has grown to include Scottish lambswool jumpers and merino wool socks and other accessories made from natural fibres, with their most recent addition being Swedish Wool Throws and blankets.

As Country Mouse’s high quality yarn and woollen items are made with natural fibres that are sustainable and good for the environment, look good and wear well, their wonderful products are amazing gifts to give loved ones. 

Alpaca bed socks

The gorgeous collection of alpaca bed socks (RRP £24) from Country Mouse is a wonderful gift to give loved ones.

Made in England from 90% alpaca wool, they have a cosy but slightly looser fit than their everyday alpaca socks. Alpaca wool is incredibly lightweight yet will keep your feet warm and toasty. You don't need to worry about your feet getting too hot, as alpaca wool is a natural fibres and will breathe, helping to keep your feet at just the right temperature.

Warm and cosy, alpaca bed socks are perfect for wearing around the house, curling up in a chair after a bath or snuggling in bed. The alpaca bed socks are available in a lovely choice of colours including burnt orange, pink, fawn and powder blue.

Klippan blankets and wool throws

Klippan blankets and wool throws (RRP £79) combine Swedish Scandi design with high quality wool including eco lambswool.  Klippan Yllefabrik sources their wool from farms in Sweden. 

The wool is really warm and cosy and has no chemical treatment. Their Swedish wool blankets are thick and warm which makes them perfect for cosy nights in.

With a range of cosy wool blankets and throws in a variety of colours and patterns, including a lovely selection of wool throws in stunning spring colours such as the Velvet Saffron wool throw , there is a wool throw for everyone. 

Merino wool blanket

The lovely Merino wool blankets (RRP £94) made in the UK available from Country Mouse are wonderful gifts. Merino wool throws are the softest, finest and most luxurious wool throws there are.

Luxurious and incredibly soft they are warm, highly breathable and super cosy.  Country Mouse’s merino wool throws are designed and manufactured in the UK. The mill they buy from controls the entire manufacturing process. Each wool fibre is carefully blended with many different colours. This gives their merino wool throws their incredible colours and patterns.

The merino wool blankets are very vibrant, perfect for brightening up your home. This beautiful beige multi spot merino wool throw has a signature pattern that adds a pop of colour.

Tennis racket

The Babolat EVO Drive Lite Tennis racket (RRP £140) is perfect for intermediate level players looking for a lightweight, forgiving, powerful and comfortable racket. This affordable performance racket provides easy power and comfort.

The EVO Drive has been designed with easy power in mind. The brand new 16x17 String pattern and its 104 square inch headsize, you can guarantee that power strokes will come with ease.

This tennis racket boasts some fabulous features such as -

SWX EVO Feel - Used in the aerospace industry, the advanced SMAC technology with increased dampening properties is located in 3 key areas of the racket and provides amazing comfort on every shot.

Elliptic Frame - Elliptical frame structure with optimal resistance and overall rigidity for phenomenal power.

Woofer System - The first and most effective frame-string interaction system that provides a longer ball and string contact time for greater control and comfort.

Perfect for loved ones who enjoy tennis, the Babolat Tennis racket is a sure hit gift this Christmas.

Sunset Lamp

Let your loved ones bask in the beautiful glow of the sunset with this lovely Sunset Lamp (RRP $69.90).

The Sunset Lamp produces a beautiful glowing light that can turn any room into a serene sunset scene. The warm colours of the Sunset Lamp is perfect for taking photographs and creating a calming, positive vibe to your room. 

Enjoy 16 different colours and various sunset lamp settings (flash, strobe, fade, and smooth) with this fun lamp. 

Effortlessly adjust the angle of the sunset lamp to project rings of different shapes and sizes. The greater the distance, the greater the projection of sunlight on the wall, ceiling, or floor. Unlike normal 90-degree rotating lights, this led light can be rotated 180 degrees so that you can freely adjust the angle. Remote Control and App Operated:  Plus easily operate the Sunset Lamp by remote control or by App to switch between colours and the various light settings. 

This Sunset Lamp is perfect as a bedside table lamp, photography enhancer, mood setter, or home decor that will light up any room. 

Tower Housewares

Tower Housewares who have been built for better with great British design, innovation and excellence since 1912.

Tower is an iconic British brand boasting over 100 years of quality in manufacturing and design  excellence, delivering high quality kitchen and housewares for over a century. A leading brand name for Air Fryers, Pressure Cookers, Kettles, Toasters & floorcare products online and throughout the high street. Tower is the UK’s fastest growing small domestic appliances and housewares brand loved by millions of  households. 

12L Air Fryer Vortx Oven (T17128)

Tower Website Exclusive

WAS £149.99 – NOW £79.99 

Fry, roast, grill or bake your way to deliciously healthy meals with the Tower 12L Digital Air Fryer  Vortx Oven. 

Utilising Vortx technology, the hot air rapidly circulates evenly ensuring your ingredients are  cooked thoroughly with a crispy texture. Little to no oil is required, all while keeping the same great  taste, so you lose the fat not the flavour. Packed with a powerful punch it cooks food 30% faster than  a conventional oven, with 500g of fries ready to eat in under 20 minutes. It uses less power than a conventional oven. Save up to 70% on your energy bills by switching to Air Fryer cooking.

There are functions for air  frying, rotisserie, dehydrator, roast and bake - giving you even more ways to cook, making mealtimes  even more convenient. You can cook an extra-crispy and tender rotisserie chicken in less than 1 hour  using the included spit and handle, and with sixteen preset options, you can cook succulent meat,  tasty chips, crispy chicken and more at the touch of a button, making mealtimes that much easier.  And with a 12L capacity, there will be food for the whole family to enjoy. 

1.6L Soup Maker Saute Function (T12069)

WAS £69.99 – NOW £59.99 

Add more flavour to your dishes by heating meats, vegetables, herbs, and spices all in one place with the Tower Soup Maker with Sauté Function. Simply add the remaining ingredients into the jug to  create fresh and healthy soups without all of the mess. Makes up to six portions for nutritious family  meal times after a busy day or healthy batch cooking for the week ahead. 

Easily create smooth soups, juices, and smoothies in around 20 minutes or chunky soups in under 30  mins – simply add your choice of ingredients and the soup maker does the rest. You can easily add in  more nutritious ingredients mid-way through cooking using the pause function. 

Designed to be quick  and easy to use, the digital control panel has a countdown timer, five preset cooking functions, start,  stop, and pause buttons for full control over your cooking.

Cavaletto 500W Milk Frother (T13019RGG)

WAS £34.99 – NOW £29.99 

Create silky smooth hot lattes, cappuccinos, flat whites and delicious cool milkshakes using the Tower  Cavaletto 500W Milk Frother. This powerful milk frother works in just 90 seconds, so you can add  velvety smooth foam to your homemade barista-style coffee even quicker. 

Simple to use buttons  allow you to easily switch between the four premium functions. Choose from warm thick milk froth, warm thin milk froth, hot milk with little froth or cold froth, to satisfy your own taste buds.

This stylish milk frother is a rose gold edition design available in 3 different colourways - grey, black and midnight blue.

Aquajetplus Carpet Washer (TCW5)

WAS £119.99 - NOW £89.99 

The Aquajetplus carpet washer features a powerful 500W motor that removes the toughest of stains, mites and other allergens for a fresher looking carpet, ideal for busy family homes with pets and allergies. Featuring dual tank technology, this washer comes with a 2.3 litre clean water tank and a 1.5 litre dirty water tank, keeping the clean and dirty water completely separate for efficient cleaning. With powerful allergen removal, the excess water and solution will revitalise your carpets and short haired rugs throughout the home.

The heavy duty bristles effortlessly remove the embedded dirt for an efficient clean. Also included with this carpet washer is a free 250ml of Tower 20x Concentrated Carpet Detergent Cleaning Solution, which has been independently proven to kill 99.9% of all bacteria for a more hygienic home. It is 5.8kg in weight, making it ultra-lightweight, so you can quickly and easily clean stairs and other hard to reach areas.

The 5 metre power cord provides added freedom of movement without constantly needing to constantly change plugs. Independent cord storage lets you neatly store the carpet washer away in the cupboard without the mess of wires.

Vortx Dual Basket Air Fryer with 6 Pre-Set Functions 7.6 Litre (T17136)

Tower Website Exclusive

WAS £129.99 – NOW £99.99

Cook more of the food you love with the Tower 7.6L Dual Basket Vortx Air Fryer. 

Two large 3.8L  baskets cook twice as much food than a standard air fryer, so you can whip up deliciously healthy  meals for all the family with minimal effort. Little to no oil is required, all while keeping the same  great taste, so you lose the fat not the flavour, whilst rapid air circulation creates crispier textures  across your mealtime favourites - 99% less fat and cooks 30% faster than a conventional oven. Plus save up to 70% on your energy bills by switching to Air Fryer cooking.

Get more from your air fryer  using the smart finish function. Simply set to cook different foods in each basket – both ready to  enjoy at the same time, to feed the whole family together. Its digital touch panel features easy-to-use  controls with air fry, roast, bake, dehydrate, defrost, and reheat functions to cook your air fryer  favourites at the touch of a button, with individual controls over each compartment to cook different  foods at different temperatures. 


  1. What lovely gift ideas, I would love all of these gifts although would love a double air fryer

  2. Ooh. Those bed socks are calling my name! This time of year is THE time for cozy socks!

  3. I still need to get one more gift and your guide has given me some great inspiration! You have listed some nice things here.

  4. Plenty of items to choose from. I will like to have those warm bed socks.

  5. We have one of those sunset lamps, they are a great gift idea. I would also love some nice, warm bed socks!

  6. We could not be without our air fryer so it's such a great gift if someone doesn't have one. I got some similar earbuds a few months ago and they've been so good x

  7. MArie Cris Angeles19 December 2023 at 12:12

    Omg! My mom and aunts would be happy for all these gifts ideas. I will save all this, my life saver gift ideas.

  8. Your blog post on the Edifier TWS1 Pro 2 True Wireless earbuds caught my attention, and I'm impressed by the array of features they offer. From the sleek design to the practical applications such as long battery life and active noise cancellation, these earbuds seem like the perfect companion for various activities.

  9. Some really great last minute gift ideas here! You cannot go wrong with winter essentials like a nice throw or cozy socks. Thanks for sharing ^_^

  10. This is such a lovely gift guide. I love the range of items included. The air fryers are the ones I'd be popping to the very top of my Christmas wish list. I love the different air fryer options given.

  11. I appreciate how you've not only highlighted the fantastic features but also mentioned the practical aspects like the sleek design and durability, perfect for my on-the-go lifestyle.

  12. I love the sound of the Alpaca bed socks, definitely something I would love to receive.

  13. These are some amazing gift ideas. I am thinking of giving those ear buds to my friend.

  14. That light looks so cool! I would love to have one, especially if they have as much color as your picture. Thank you for sharing this gift guide.

  15. Such a great list - not just for Christmas but also the Boxing day sales - that air fryer looks fantastic and also those Alpaca bed socks sound so nice and cosy, perfect for winter

    Laura x