5 FREE Christmas Gift Ideas

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5 FREE Christmas gift ideas for the win!

Are you looking for free Christmas gift ideas – I know I am!

I know it’s still very early but I was actually in a shop the other day and someone asked me if I had finished my shopping yet. It was only 9 am I had no clue what they were  talking about. Christmas shopping they said ‘I’ve almost done – spent a fortune as usual’


Time to start thinking about NOT spending a fortune I reckon. Having perused the top toys Christmas 2017 list  I realized pretty quickly I need to save money on gifts wherever I could.


Here are 5 free Christmas gift Ideas


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Make up a service  for free Christmas gift ideas

Make a voucher up as a gift offering a service – a baby sit, a massage, a favourite meal and a night off chores whatever you think the recipient might like. You can make these look really sweet and roll them in to a scroll and tie with a scrap of ribbon. Your time and service will be most appreciated. No one will care this a free christmas gift ideas


Free Christmas gift ideas have to include baking

Bake some biscuits. Most of us have what we need to make biscuits already lurking in the cupboards and you can never go wrong with simple my easy shortbread recipe  always scrumptious


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Recycling makes awesome free Christmas gift ideas

Make something from what you have – one year my sister made me a dolls house of a cardboard box, another year someone wrote me a song for Christmas. Homemade never ever disappoints because it is infused with time and love and makes even free Christmas gift ideas super special 


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Free Christmas gifts ideas – posters

How about making a poster for someone filled with their favourite things or a family traditions poster..you can make one totally free over at Frugal Family


Playlists make the BEST free Christmas gift ideas

How about creating a playlist of songs for your friend or family member full of memories and meaning. This is a lovely idea and you could even burn them to cd so they have something to unwrap



Which is your favourite of these zero cost Christmas gift ideas?

Hope these prove useful! Christmas does not have to cost a fortune. FACT. Free Christmas gift ideas abound. You can read my best budgeting tip for Christmas here. It may give you some ideas! I can also share some tips with you on how to make extra money for Christmas

If you are planning on spending but don’t know where to start take a look at The 2019 Christmas gift guide round-up

Have you had a thrifty week? If so, why not join our linky-



“Maybe Christmas,” he thought, “doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas… perhaps… means a little bit more.” – Dr. Seuss


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I’m linking up with Cass Emma and Becky in this week’s ‘Five Fabulously Frugal things I’ve done this week linky.

So how frugal have you been this week? And do you have any free Christmas gift ideas to share with me?

Have look here for more of my thrifty Christmas posts and specifically my 15 tips for a thrifty Christmas post


More no-cost Christmas gift ideas

I hope you have enjoyed my post on FREE Christmas gift ideas and found it useful  OOh and do pop over here to find out how to make magic reindeer dust and a reindeer dust poem and my easy DIY advent calendars. Christmas absolutely does not have to be expensive and in my experience the more you focus on the creativity and experience of Christmas then the less it actually costs you and the more fun you will have.




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