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85 Best Christmas Gift & Present Ideas For Everyone In 2022

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The holiday season should be all about spending time with your family and friends, eating good food – and not stressing about picking the perfect Christmas presents.

That’s why we’ve done all the hard work for you and rounded up the best and most-in demand Christmas gifts to shop this year – no matter who you’re shopping for or what your budget is.

Keep on scrolling if you want to start ticking things off your Christmas shopping list.

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Whether you’re looking for a present for your sister, father or grandmother, these are the must-have Christmas presents that are going to be at the top of everyone’s wishlist this year.

LEGO Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire Hogwarts Clock Tower, Amazon Australia, $118.99 (down from $139.99)

LEGO for Christmas may not be the most original idea but it is something that any child (or adult) is sure to love. Combine it with Harry Potter and you have a true winner on your hands. This set has over 6,800 five-star reviews on Amazon with customers saying, it definitely has “a wow factor” and that it is “excellent value for money.”


2023 Classic Calendar, Australian Firefighters Calendar, $23

This is a perfect Secret Santa present that is sure to bring a smile. Who doesn’t want to have this hanging from their wall? Or buy it as a gift for yourself and spice up your own daily routine. And the best part is that the money is for a good cause. First starting in 1993 to support the Children’s Hospital Foundation, providing funds for research into childhood burns, it is now in its 30th year and has raised over $3.4 million for various charities.


Cotton On Festive Family Pyjamas, Cotton On, $59.99

If you love a little bit of festive cheesiness during the holiday season, these pyjamas are perfect for you. Available in a range of sizes from baby sized rompers and bandannas for your furry friends to older children and adult. Family photos have never been cuter. Right now, you can buy one, get one 50 per cent off, so buying for the family has never been a better idea.


Crush Clog, Crocs, $84.99

What goes around, comes back around. Although crocs may have risen to prominence over a decade ago, the shoes are back with a vengeance. Loved for being a little bit fun and different, the brightly coloured shoes are perfect for those who don’t mind being a little bit out there when it comes to fashion. We also love this style that adds just that touch of cool too.


Sand-free Beach Towel, Canningvale, $69.99 (down from $139.99)

The beach is great but there’s nothing worse than getting sand everywhere you don’t want it to be. Enter the sand-free beach towel. It’s lightweight, quick drying and is made from 30 recycled plastic bottles. For our full round up of sand-free beach towels, head here.


Apple AirPods Pro, Amazon Australia, $299 (down from $399)

If you’re looking for the best Christmas gift to give someone, you can’t go wrong with some AirPods. The Pro edition offers active noise cancellation and transparency mode, so you can tune out and immerse yourself in the music. They also come with three differently sized silicone tips and are both sweat and water-resistant – making them perfect for the gym or to just sit around by the pool. If you want to check out more options, including a great budget pair for $89, here is our full earbuds guide.


Dyson Airwrap Styler, THE ICONIC, $899

Dyson products do tend to come with decent price tags which is why they make such great gifts. This Dyson Airwrap it comes with different attachments so it works as multiple hair tools in one.

But best of all you don’t have to wait for your hair to dry before styling it because the Airwrap uses the Coanda effect – an aerodynamic phenomenon that curves air – to style hair, rather than using extreme heat.


LEGO Classic Large Creative Brick Box, LEGO, $79.99

Does your child love all things to do with LEGO? Instead of trying to guess which storyline or theme they love, just get them this large box of bricks. It adds to their collection, in a massive range of 33 colours.


Curious Big Dog Box, Pet Circle, $36.95

Do you buy your dog a Christmas present every year? If so, this could be a great option. This Christmas themed box is packed with five top rated toys and treats to keep your furry friend happy during the festive season. Valued at over $52, it is a paw-fect gift.


Natural Marine Collagen, Vida Glow, $70

Give the gift of glowing skin this Christmas with Vida Glow’s Natural Marine Collagen. Clinically proven to smooth fine lines and wrinkles, increase skin firmness and enhance skin elasticity, this is the gift that keeps on giving.


Fleur Silk Beige Pillowcase, Sheet Society, $100

A silk pillowcase is the epitome of luxury that everyone is bound to love. Not only is it super soft but it is also good for you too. The silk works to retain moisture in skin thereby preventing premature signs of ageing and also helps to keep hair frizz-free.


Cadbury Favourites, Woolworths, $10 (down from $20)

If you’re Christmas shopping on a budget, shopping for the children, or just know someone who is partial to chocolate, you can’t go wrong with a box of Cadbury Favourites. Packed with all the chocolate bars you love in mini form, is there anything better?


Ultra Violette Vi’s VIPs, Adore Beauty, $150

Gift someone good skincare and SPF protection with this sunscreen set from Aussie-made brand Ultra Violette. The pack includes 50ml bottles of all four of their best-selling facial sunscreens as well as their body sunscreen and a cute terry towelling bag. Always read the label. See directions for use. Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun and wear protective clothing, hats and eyewear when exposed to the sun. Frequent reapplication is required for effective sun protection.


Maybe Sammy – Cocktail Trio, Daily Blooms, $69

This cocktail trio is a great idea for when you don’t know what to give. The pack includes a camomile martini, jasmine negroni and eucalyptus gimlet from Sydney’s Maybe Sammy bar, recently named the 11th Best Bar in the World.


Nintendo Switch OLED Model Console, Amazon Australia, $479 (down from $539.95)

The OLED is the latest model to arrive from the Nintendo Switch and there’s a good chance it’s going to be at the top of a lot of wishlists. Connect it to your TV to enjoy playing games with family and friends, or take the device with you on the go and play all your favourites solo.


Croissant Dôme Hoops, Mejuri, $118

This affordable jewellery brand, and in particular these earrings, are loved by celebs and for good reason. If the person you’re gifting likes to dream of themselves as a cool French girl, then look no further.


Oral-B Pro 3000 Electric Toothbrush, Shaver Shop, $119 (down from $199.99)

An electric toothbrush is something you don’t think you need, but you really do. This one from Oral-B offers a round head for smooth brushing, gum pressure controls, timed coaching and great battery life. Compared to a regular old toothbrush, the experience of one of these is a simple luxury.


FuzzYard XMAS Reindeer Antlers, PetCulture, $7.62 (down from $10.89)

Get your dog into the Christmas spirit with these reindeer antlers. They’re sure to look so cute and will definitely bring a smile to everyone’s face.


The Hemsworth Effect by James Weir, Booktopia, $18.50 (down from $32.99)

If you’re buying for a booklover, then a newly released book is a no-brainer. This one from Australian author and columnist James Weir is a perfect summer beach read. Based in Byron Bay, the story is as lighthearted and funny as you’d expect. “James Weir is a national treasure. An original talent and an intelligent and hilarious wordsmith. He’s the voice of his generation,” said Sam Armytage.


Dyson V8 Vacuum, Myer, $799

The cordless vacuum gets into every nook and cranny with ease, and offers up to 40 minutes of power. Free shipping and a 2.5 year guarantee makes this purchase a no-brainer.


Adidas Originals NMD shoes, THE ICONIC, $220

Shoes can be tricky to buy for other people but white sneakers are the exception because everyone is wearing them and you can never have too many pairs. I love these ones from Adidas Originals because they are so versatile. They’re unisex, and work with casual outfits to run errands, or with your gym outfit to workout. And there are plenty more options to choose from in our full white sneaker roundup.


Pink Oodie, The Oodie, $74 (down from $109)

Treat a special someone to something they will never want to take off. This blanket and hoodie hybrid is soft, comfortable and functional. It also comes in multiple colours.


All-new Kindle (2022 release), Amazon Australia, $179

Read through all your favourite books and take thousands of titles with you on the go. The all new Kindle is currently on pre-order but will be out on October 12 and has a lot of the features of the more expensive models but at a much cheaper price. It holds 16 GB of storage, an adjustable dark mode for night time reading and up to six weeks of battery life.


Carry On Trunk, July, $445

Help a loved one level up with some sleek travel luggage. I can personally attest to the durability of this one – it came with me to Greece and held up against multiple plane rides. It’s sturdy and is super easy to manoeuvre through the airport.


Tandem Skydive, Adrenaline, $399

If you know someone who’s a bit of a daredevil and loves a rush of adrenaline, gift them the experience of a lifetime – skydiving over the beach. No experience is needed – all the training you need is done o day.


Clinique Almost Lipstick, THE ICONIC, $41

This lip product sells every three minutes worldwide and has a cult following with five-star reviewers on Google Reviews calling it “universally flattering”. This Cinique classic is loved for its balm-like texture, the perfect balance between a lip gloss and a lipstick. It’s also great to have in the handbag as you can slide on easily without a mirror.



Waver PRO 32mm Hair Styler, Myer, $92.65 (down from $109)

Loved by the likes of Khloe Kardashian, Hailey Bieber and Vanessa Hudgens, the Mermade Pro Waver is one of the easiest hair tools on the market to curl your locks – perfect for the friend who is always too lazy to do their hair.


Sheridan Quick Dry Robe, Harris Scarfe, $83.97 (down from $139.95)

This white linen robe from Sheridan oozes absolute luxury – and bonus points, you can get it personalised with your name or initials. It’s made from 100 per cent Belgian flax linen and it’s pre-washed for extra softness.


Bamboo Cotton Pyjama Set, Canningvale, $59.99 (down from $119.99)

A matching pyjama set just screams that you’ve got your life together – and they make the perfect gift, because you can never have too many pairs of pyjamas. The bamboo cotton is super soft and comfortable and the navy blue shade looks classic. For more summer PJ options, check out our roundup here.


Omnilux Clear LED Mask, $590

Trust us on this – anyone who finds this under the tree at Christmas is going to be very happy They are also likely to ask you all to leave immediately so they can try it out.

The mask replicates the light therapy treatments you get during a fancy facial and promises to diminish signs of ageing, breakouts, inflammation and sun damage.


Salt by Hendrix Best Babes Set, The ICONIC, $59.95

In case you missed it, the face massaging trend shows no signs of slowing down, with beauty lovers using the stones to depuff the face. This set provides you with both a face roller and a gua sha.


Sofi Spritz Aperitivo – Blood Orange & Bitters – Esky & Aussie Spritz Pack, Dan Murphy’s, $150

Christmas is a time to celebrate and the latest creation from Sofi Spritz will help do just that. This set includes a blood orange aperitif, prosecco, soda water and a picnic bag, all packed into an adorable Sunnylife Esky. As always, enjoy your alcohol responsibly.


Olaplex Ultimate Essentials Kit, Adore Beauty, $54

Olaplex is well known in the beauty community for its power to seriously transform dry and damaged hair – I’ve used it myself and can attest to its effectiveness. This gift set provides you with travel sized versions of the shampoo and conditioner, as well as two different treatments and a moisture mask. There is no way this gift will sit unused on the shelf and it can be your go-to-gift for birthdays and Christmas for years to come.


Lancôme La Vie Est Belle EDP, Myer, $123

Want to give something a little bit more special? A perfume is a perfect option. This one from Lancôme has a lovely floral note and the name literally translates to “life is beautiful”, what could be more special than that?


Build your own Bon Bon, The Lash Rehab, from $30

Gift a unique and personalised gift this Christmas by creating your very own bon bon. Simply choose two or more products, write a special message and your gift will neatly packed in the cutest bon bon wrapping. From as little as $30, this is a perfect present for a beauty-obsessed friend. One product we’d definitely recommended including in your bon bon is the Eyelash Growth Serum – Original. With over 800 reviews on the website and comments like, “after 4 to 6 weeks I noticed a huge difference and now would never be without it”, this is a present that will be adored.



R.M. Williams Comfort Craftsman Boots, THE ICONIC, $649

A good pair of leather boots never goes out of fashion and these bestsellers from R.W. Williams are sure to last year and years. They’re made in Australia, and come with a comfort insole and padded heel lining for ultimate comfort.


Bro-To The Lot, Go-To Skincare, $170 (down from $190)

This gift set comes complete with all the personal care items the guy in your life needs. Featuring cleansers for your face, body and hair, a daily facial moisturiser, nourishing face oil and a hydrating daily SPF 50.

Always read the label. See directions for use. Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun and wear protective clothing, hats and eyewear when exposed to the sun. Frequent reapplication is required for effective sun protection.


RENPHO Muscle Massage Gun, Amazon Australia, $159.99 (down from $189.99)

You could give someone a gift voucher for a massage or you could buy them their very own therapy massage device. It works to soothe tension and relieve muscle fatigue, all thanks to the four interchangeable massage heads and four speed levels. With over 15,000 five-star reviews on Amazon, this best-selling massage gun is sure to a favourite gift this Christmas.


Hugo Boss Infinite Eau de Parfum 50ml Gift Set, Myer, $128

If you want the man in your life to smell good, buy them a perfume – and I can personally confirm that this one smells divine. This gift set from Hugo Boss includes a travel size perfume and shower gel.


Ray-Ban Round Metal Sunglasses, THE ICONIC, $208

An Australian summer is not complete without the perfect pair of sunglasses. The round sunnies trend is totally retro, and these ones from Ray-Ban are the ultimate gift for someone special. They have a shiny gold frame with a dark green tinted lens.


Blaq Casual Belt and Wallet Set, Myer, $59.96 (down from $79.95)

You can’t go wrong with gifting someone a new belt and wallet – it seems as if those things always need replacing. This one from Myer comes in a gorgeous brown shade.


Aesop Moroccan Neroli Duet Shaving Set, Myer, $95

This is great present for the men in your life, whether they are still new to facial hair or have been growing their beard for years. This gift set from Aesop includes the Moroccan Neroli shaving serum as well as the post shave lotion. Smooth skin has never been easier.


Random Harvest Australian BBQ Collection, Myer, $135

If you know someone who loves to throw a barbecue, you can’t go wrong with gifting them this spectacular kit. It comes with a variety of sauces and meat rubs in delicious flavours.


Braun Series 5 Electric Shaver, The Good Guys, $169

If you know they need a new electric shaver, you may want to get them this one which has an average rating of 4.5 out of five. It can be used wet or dry and features technology suitable for sensitive skin.


BINTEREST Portable 18-in-1 Snowflake Multitool, Amazon Australia, $9.90

Need something for the handyman in your life? This 18-in-one multi tool can be used as a slotted screwdriver, box cutter, rope cutter, bottle opener, Phillips screwdriver, seven outer hexagonal wrenches and more. They are sure to love it.



Dream Seekers Doll, Amazon Australia, $55

If you know a child who loves to dream, this magical fairy doll is going to be their new best friend. Not only can you customise their looks and their outfit, but you can also write down your dreams and keep them inside the doll.


KidzLabs Antigravity Magnetic Levitation Kit, Amazon Australia, $19.99 (down from $27.50)

This magnetic play kit is designed to ignite a child’s imagination and get them to focus on antigravity principles.


Hasbro Twister, THE ICONIC, $42.99

Is there anything more classic than Twister? A fun game for children of all sizes to enjoy. You can be sure that smiles and laughter will be had all around.


Crayola Light Up Tracing Board, Amazon Australia, $34.99

If they like to get creative and love to draw, get your hands on this light up tracing board from Crayola. It comes with all the equipment you need – except for the batteries – and offers more than 100 traceable images.


Nerf Elite 2.0 Flipshots, THE ICONIC, $44.75 (down from $63.99)

The ultimate nerf gun is here! You get 16 barrels to fit all the bullets – eight facing forward and eight facing backwards. You can also fire multiple darts at the one time, so your kid will have an absolute blast playing with their friends.


Roald Dahl’s Glorious Galumptious Story Collection, Amazon Australia, $35.75

Here’s one for the readers or those who like being read to — a collection of Roald Dahl’s stories. It features titles like James and the Giant Peach and Fantastic Mr Fox.


Marvel Spider-Man Super Web Slinger, Amazon Australia, $35

Calling all Spider-Man lovers! If your child wants to shoot webs, they are going to absolutely love this gift idea. You can shoot not just webs but water as well from this glove.



Grant Burge Bon Bon, Dan Murphy’s, $9.99

Get them a Christmas cracker they’re never going to forget. Inside this gold bon bon hides a mini 200mL bottle of Grant Burge Pinot Noir Chardonnay. Drink responsibly, folks.


Aesop Resurrection Aromatique Hand Balm 75ml, THE ICONIC, $35

You can’t go wrong with an Aesop hand cream. It’s luxury enough that it feels special but also it’s not going to break the bank. A perfect idea for an aunty or cousin or even as an extra something for someone a bit closer to you.


Frank Green Ceramic 595ml/20oz Straw Lid Reusable Bottle, THE ICONIC, $49.95

This drink bottle took Australia by storm this year and still continues to reign supreme in the drink bottle world. Ceramic-lined, spill-resistant and with an unbreakable base, this drink bottle won’t ever make it to the cupboard.


Calvin Klein Cotton Stretch 3 Pack Trunks, Myer, $99.95

If you’re looking for a gift you know they’ll use, you can’t go past some new undies – and they make the perfect stocking stuffer.


Maison Balzac Bonne Journee Candle Trio Set, Adore Beauty, $69

Featuring three mini candles, all of different scents, this is a great gift idea. The scents are designed for different parts of the day: Le Matin in the morning for an uplighting, refreshing scent; Le Soir in the evening to help you relax; and Bonne Nuit to prepare the mind and body for sleep.


Monopoly Deal Card Game, Catch, $11.08

Gather your family and friends and get through this quick-fire game of Monopoly in just 15 minutes. It provides all the same fun and competitiveness, in a lot less time.


Huski Wine Tumbler, Amazon Australia, $32.99

Take your favourite wine with you on the go and keep it chilled in this matte black tumbler. I also love that it promises to keep your hands and table dry – no condensation.



Ultra Violette Sheen Screen Lip Balm SPF50 Dush, THE ICONIC, $25

This lip balm doubles as a cute lip gloss and SPF protection. It’s great for adding that bit of shine for everyday but can also be worn under other lip products to protect your lips at all time. Always read the label. See directions for use. Avoid prolonged exposure in the sun and wear protective clothing, hats and eyewear when exposed to the sun. Frequent reapplication is required for effective sun protection.


Mr Consistent Margarita Mix, Mr Consistent, $30

There’s no better time to drink a margarita than in the summer, so gift someone this margarita mix and save them spending $20 on each drink at the bar. As always, drink responsibly.


Wavertree & London Floral Trio Soap Set, Myer, $19.95

While soap isn’t the most exciting gift, this isn’t your average bar of soap. This pack features three different scents including English Rose, Lavender d’Provence and Sweet Pea & Jasmine. It’s also a good option if you need to send a subtle hint …


Joseph Joseph Sipp Travel Mug, Myer, $24.95

If you’re buying for someone who’s conscious of the environment and minimising their personal waste, we’re sure they’ll love this gift idea. A travel mug is super useful and convenient – simply take it to your local coffee shop or brew at home, and take your cup of joe with you on the go.


Refinery Custom Meat Branding Iron, Myer, $29.99

A unique gift idea for those who like to grill and barbecue is this meat branding iron. You can customise and arrange the letters in whatever fashion you like, and brand whatever you please on your piece of meat.


Healthy Air Fryer Cookbook, Catch, $19.95 (down from $29.99)

You’re always going to need new meal ideas to get you through the week, so why not gift someone a cookbook? This one is specifically catered towards those using an air fryer, which you may know is all the rage right now. It’s packed with 100 healthy and delicious recipes.



Everywhere Belt Bag, Lululemon, $45

This bag has recently gone off on TikTok making this a great option for a loved one who loves hopping on the next big trend. Spacious enough to fit a phone and wallet, it’s the perfect size for any sort of occasion.


An Organised Life 2023 A5 Weekly Diary, The Undone, $45

While many now keep their calendars firmly on their phones, there is something special about an actual hard copy diary. Whether it’s the nolstagia of times gone by or simply the act of putting pen to paper, you can’t deny the reverence of a diary. This one from An Organised Life made from soft vegan faux leather is at the top of our list. Featuring organisation tips, dedicated goal planning and budgeting pages, monthly quotes, yearly and monthly overviews, a weekly focus section, extra notes pages at the back plus much more, this is a gift that is sure to be adored.


Greenlund 24-Piece BBQ Tool Set, Catch, $39.99

Whether they consider themselves a barbecue professional or are new to grilling, receiving this 24-piece complete tool set will have them cooking anything and everything. It all comes packed in a silver case for easy storage.


BeautySilks Eye Mask, Canningvale, $24.99 (down from $49.99)

Take control of your beauty sleep and block out the world with this luxe eye mask from Canningvale. It’s naturally hypo-allergenic, so it feels soft and comfortable on the skin, plus it comes in a bunch of fabulous colours.


Jack Daniel’s Decanter Set, Catch, $48.99

If you’re shopping around for a whisky lover, get your hands on this classic decanter set from Jack Daniel’s. It comes with a decanter and two crystal glasses.


In Bed Linen Full-Length Apron, THE ICONIC, $50

OK, an apron may not be that exciting but it is practical. And as far as aprons go, it is arguably the most stylish one we’ve ever seen too. Made from pure woven linen and featuring a sweet orange striped print, we’re sure that only the best cooking will be done when this apron is donned.


Hankey Bamboo Bathtub Caddy Tray, Amazon Australia, $39.99 (down from $50)

Unwind and relax with a bath and this functional caddy tray. It comes with integrated holders for your tablet, phone or book, plus the perfect position for your cup of tea or glass of wine.


Sunnylife Pool Ring, THE ICONIC, $39.99

An Aussie Christmas is synonymous with a beach day and enjoying the summer sunshine. So why not get someone an inflatable pool toy? You know they’ll use it, and this rainbow one from Sunnylife is seriously cool.



Sunday Night Face Mask Duo, Go-To Skincare, $85 (down from $98)

Give the gift of glowy skin this Christmas. This face mask set from Go-To is the perfect duo for clean, fresh skin. The Removalist works to clean and detox while the The Repair Shop is all about nourishment and calming the skin.


Toiletry Bag, July, $95

Cult luggage brand, July, has just released its brand new toiletry bag. With two compartments, one with small elastic loops and a small zip area to keep everything in place and the other with larger sections to fit everything else you need. An ideal gift if you know they’re going away soon.


Asakuki Smart Wi-Fi Essential Oil Diffuser, Amazon Australia, $54.99 (down from $66.99)

Immerse yourself in the world of aromatherapy with this essential oil diffuser. Adjust it to your needs, control the lights and how long it lasts. Plus, it’s all controlled from an app you can download onto your smartphone.


Vue Refresh Ultimate Cocktail Shaker Set, Myer, $99.95

Get creative with your cocktail of choice from the comfort of your own home. This shaker set comes with three different strainers, a steel shaker, tongs, a cocktail muddler, a stirring spoon and two speed pourers.


Echo Dot 4th Gen, Amazon Australia, $129 (down from $149)

Amazon’s very own smart speaker is ready to help you at all times. It can play your favourite tunes, read you the news or the weather, set your morning alarm and control your smart home.


Polo Ralph Lauren Cotton Chino Cap, THE ICONIC, $79

Living in Australia, a hat is always a must. This cap from Polo Ralph Lauren is a great option as it works for every occasion. Whether you’re on a morning walk, at the beach or soaking up some rays at home, this classic cap has you covered.



While there’s no hard and fast rule, we do recommend getting your Christmas gift shopping done as soon as possible. All the good gift ideas will start to sell out, plus if you’re shopping online, you’re going to have to allow for delivery times.

If you consider yourself a savvy shopper, we also recommend shopping during the massive sale events. Black Friday occurs at the end of November, and it’s the perfect time to nab some bargains and get your Christmas shopping done, all at the same time.

If you want to see even more gift ideas, you can head on over to our dedicated category pages. We’ve rounded up the best gifts for her and the best gifts for him – and I can tell you, they do not disappoint.

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