6 Last-Minute Shopping Ideas

Christmas falls on the same each year, but it still manages to sneak up on us. Many people prefer to do last-minute shopping by rushing to the mall or by clicking “add to cart”. While you can always give your loved one a gift card, these last-minute gift ideas feel way more personal.

#1: BATH TOWEL – S$15

Muji creates high quality items at affordable prices. Add posh to your friend’s house by gifting a set of Muji bath towels. You may add a personal touch by stitching your friend’s initials on these towels.


As your loved ones deal with the copious amounts of work or school stress, they will need a trip to the spa or two. Help them unwind in the safety of their owns by gifting soothing candles. Lavender helps the person to relax and calm down. You may purchase a Lavender soy candle at naiise.com.

#3: VANITY TRAYS – S$9.90

Find a gift that is perfect for organizing all smaller items in the bathroom or in the desk. Look no further than IKEA’s SAXBORGA. This set of 2 cork trays make it easy to organize makeup, jewelry, and other small accessories. Help your friend keep her space neat and tidy with this handy organizer.

#4: SPORTS BRA – S$39-45

If your significant other loves to keep fit, then athleisure is her ideal present. A reliable sports bra keeps you supported and comfortable during a workout. You will strike a jackpot by gifting the Anta or Under Armour sports bra at zalora.sg.


If your sibling enjoys skincare as much as I do, consider purchasing a waterproof facial cleansing device such as Foreo. Foreo uses T-Sonic pulsations to assist deep and gentle cleansing over the skin. It is a cleansing device that helps absorb the skincare products better. Sephora Singapore carries the Foreo Fofo for S$130.

#6: FITBIT VERSA 2 – S$258

The most expensive item on this list suits both men and women. The Fitbit Versa 2 is a smartwatch that helps create bedtime reminders, set alarms, and check the weather with its voice-activated technology. You can also receive insight into your health necessities such as your sleep schedule and your heart rate. Moreover, you can connect it to Spotify and play songs from your watch. It is available for a discounted rate at Lazada Singapore.

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It helps to know what your recipient’s interests and hobbies are. Find an ideal gift that suits his or her preferences. Afterwards, add a touching written message to brighten his or her Christmas.

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