Secret Santa ideas for work under £5


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Whether you're pulling names out of a hat or doing an online draw, Secret Santa can be a good way of spreading some festive cheer in the workplace.

But it can be tricky to know what to get someone that you work with and even harder if you haven't got a big budget to play with. Don't worry though, even with just £5 to spend, you can still find something to put a smile on your Secret Santa's face.

To help you, we've put together a list of Secret Santa gift ideas under £5.*

Ladybird Books for Grown-Ups

If your Secret Santa likes to have a laugh, then these tongue-in-cheek Ladybird Books for Grown-Ups are sure to be right up their street.

There's a number of books in the collection that could make them chuckle, including the Ladybird Book of the Meeting or the Ladybird Book of the Mid-Life Crisis. The books stay on budget at under £5 each.

Disney Chip mug

Any fan of Disney's Beauty and the Beast will be excited to receive this Disney Chip mug from their Secret Santa. The mug from Primark could be ideal for any coffee or tea drinker. Alternatively, it's nice enough to be used as decoration in their home.

At just £5, it's a bargain!

Funny face mats

These funny face mats from B&M would be ideal for a Secret Santa who doesn't take themselves too seriously! The drinking coasters double up as face mats that can hang off your nose and will look brilliant on.

They'll keep you under budget at just £2.99.

Velvet clutch bag

Does your Secret Santa have a passion for fashion? Then they'll be sure to love this velvet bow clutch bag from Primark. It's perfect for a festive night out and looks much more expensive than its £5 price tag.  

Grow your own beer

If your Secret Santa is a beer drinker, then you can't go wrong with the Grow Me Beer kit from The box comes with all you need to grow beer hops which is the first step to brewing your own beer.

At just £4.99, it comes in at a penny under budget!

Wide angle selfie clip

There's always one person in the office that takes too many selfies! Help them to fit more people into their snaps with this wide angle selfie clip from Superdrug. It can clip onto all smartphones and would arrive just in time for the office Christmas party!

The gadget comes to just £4.50 – so you'll be under budget by 50p!

*All prices correct at time of writing – 04/12/2017

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