Christmas gift guide: For the student


Finding the perfect Christmas gift for a student can be an arduous task. But instead of taking the easy option and gifting them money, give a present from the heart to show you really care. Browse our guide below and get inspired!

Highway 600

A great gadget for first-time car owners, the Highway 600 is the easiest way of adding digital radio, wireless Bluetooth streaming and safe hands-free calling to any vehicle. This clever entertainment adapter, which is super easy to self-install, means young drivers will never want to ask mum or dad for a lift again!

Available to buy at Pure

Fjallraven backpack

Nordic brand Fjallraven are responsible for this iconic backpack, which was originally created back in 1978 to help prevent back problems among Swedish school children. These days, the posture-friendly Kanken, available in an array of colours, also makes a great fashion statement.

Available to buy at ASOS

Obama Llama party game

“Piglet eating a Twiglet!” Obama Llama is the hilarious rhyming game where players must describe or act out a quirky rhyming charade within 30 seconds. Perfect for getting the party started with family or friends this Christmas.

Available to buy at I Want One Of Those

Instax camera

Throw it back in style with an awesomely retro instant camera. A great snap-happy gadget for parties or festivals, the Instax helps capture your most cherished moments with a nostalgic twist.

Available to buy at Argos

The Hungover cookbook

While there’s no magic cure for the dreaded hangover, Milton Crawford’s neat cookbook will certainly help you on your way. With a plethora of restorative recipes, from knickerbocker glory to an English Breakfast tortilla, this is essential reading for every student.  

Available from The Works

Portable phone charger

Let’s face it, pretty much every student lives with their smartphone glued to their hand. This pocket-sized gadget gives enough power for a full recharge – meaning users can continue texting, tweeting and snapping to their heart’s content.

Available at Maplin

Stranger Things mug

Show you’re a super fan of the Netflix sci-fi phenomenon with this eye-catching mug featuring illustrations of all the main characters. Just don’t be tempted to check if the mug has an Upside Down, because you’ll spill tea all over yourself.

Available at Redbubble


Still looking for the perfect gift? 

Give Santa a run for his money this Christmas with the help of our super gift guides! Check them out by clicking here.