Christmas 2021: Best Gifts Under £50Wondering what to get that special person in your life for Christmas? Choosing something for that difficult to buy for relative can soon have you going round in circles. So we've come up with our Best Christmas 2021 Gifts for £50 to help you along the way.
James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 Book - £24
There's a new James Bond film out this year apparently. If only someone had mentioned it. Apparently it's even better than Moonraker despite the fact Jaws doesn't make an appearance. But what is back is 007's Aston Martin DB5 - the car he first used in Goldfinger back in 1963. This deluxe coffee-table book is packed with full-page, high-quality photographs, including multiple shots illustrating the DB5’s appearance in No Time to Die. There's even a foreword by Daniel Craig.
Buy now £24, Amazon.co.uk
Jumanji Deluxe Edition Board Game - £34.50
There have been a few Jumanji games over the years since the film debuted in 1995, but this deluxe one is a cut above the other. It usually sells for £50 but it's currently £34.50 on Amazon. You get the sound of the drums as you begin and players work together to solve riddles that are revealed by the interactive push button in the middle of the board. It's great for kids and adults to play together and has plenty of life in it.
Buy now £34.50, Amazon.co.uk
Millenium Falcon Desk Lamp - £39.99
Everyone knows someone who's a big Star Wars fan right? Well they'll love this Millenium Falcon desk lamp. It's around 60cm tall is USB powered with a three metre USB cable and projects light from the where the engine is - nice touch huh. Plus it means every time you turn it on you can make a Chewbacca sound or at least go 'pew, pew, pew'. It's even an officially license product, but doesn't actually fly FYI.
Buy now £39.99, I Want One Of Those
Brewdog Punk IPA Beer Making Kit - £39.99
If you don't want to just give someone beer for Christmas you can at least give them the means of making beer in the form of this Brewdog beer making kit. This reusable kit makes 8 pints of Brewdog Punk IPA and contains a gallon glass fermenter, airlock, tubing, thermometer, tubing clamp, sanitizer, yeast, stopper, blowoff attachment (snigger) a large sack of malted barley and four unique bags of hops. According to brewdog it has an initial preparation/brewing time of 5 to 6 hours.
Buy now £39.00, Firebox
Game and Watch: The Legend of Zelda - £44.99
If you owned one of these in the 1980s, you were THE most popular kid in the playground. This was genuinely cutting edge technology at the time and there's still something very special about Nintedo's Game & Watch now. True it's no Nintendo Switch, but coming from a time when graphics were best described as 'basic' it was all about the gameplay - and Nintendo ruled the roost. New for 2021 is The Legend of Zelda but you can also get classic titles like Super Mario Brothers. And not only that but it doubles as a digital clock. That's right, you just got cool.
Buy now £44.99, Amazon.co.uk
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Classic Car Show Biscuits - £45
Presented in a very posh tin, these 16 gingerbread biscuits from Biscuiteers are hand iced and mean you can play guess the classic car with a Jaguar E-Type, some sort of Rolls Royce and what we can only assume is a Ferrari (answers on a postcard please). True, this isn't the cheapest box of biscuits you can buy but these luxury biscuits are said to be some of the best around. One up from a rich tea anyway.
Buy now £45, Biscuiteers
Concrete Phone Speaker - £50
Yes it looks like a flower pot - yet one that somehow costs £50, but this is actually a phone speaker. Slot in your smartphone and you'll be able to hear the best of Phil Collins filling your living room in no time. Other former members of Genesis are available. According to its maker, this is the ideal gift for anyone who appreciates modern, industrial design. It's avalible in plain concrete or with a copper and concrete finish.
Buy now £50, Not On The High Street
Ring Cordless Tyre Inflator - £39.99
So we know this isn't the most thrilling of presents, but the Ring handheld tyre inflator is a great bit of kit that both drivers and cyclists will find incredibly handy. The rechargeable unit is about the size of a water bottle and even comes with a cage attachment so you can carry it on your bike. It maybe be small but it's powerful and can top up a car tyre in three minutes and a bike tyre from flat in less than two minutes. There's a digital display so it's a doddle to use and includes an adaptor kit for sports equipment and Presta bike valves.
Buy now £39.99, Amazon.co.uk
Vintage Bus and Steam Train Tour for Two - £30
For that person in your life that loves a nice day out, this bus and steam train tour for two begins in Essex with a ride on the vintage 339 bus through Epping Forest. Then at North Weald railway station, home of the Epping Ongar Railway company, you take a vintage steam train for a journey to Ongar Town. It includes a return ticket on both the steam train and bus, so at £30 looks a bit of bargain. Pack a flask of tea and bingo.
Buy now £30, Buyagift
Classic Car Typewriter Print - £48.50
Want something that extra bit special to give someone? This lovely typewriter art depiction of a classic car can be personalised with hand-typed details. You can add any extra words as well as the name and date plus you can have your text positioned anywhere you like around the design. It comes framed in a white, black or natural pine wooden box frame and can be hung on a wall with the built-in fixing.
Buy now £48.50, Not On The High Street