10 of the best Christmas gifts for nan

Cool, smart and unique – we've picked 10 original present ideas for Grandma from £6

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  • Design Your Own Star Necklace

    Why we love it: If there's something grandma would cherish most, it's something thoughtful. Afterall, it's the thought that counts. So how about this personalised necklace? You can choose from a variety of charms, and even spell out their grandchildren's initials.

    What it costs: £19.50, from Not On The High Street

  • Retro Digital Radio

    Why we love it: This lovely blue radio is a recreation of a 1960s icon, but it's even better than the original – it has both DAB+ digital and FM radio all with crystal clear sound.

    What it costs: £49.99, from Amazon

  • Wensley Long Line Woven Scarf

    Why we love it: You can never have too many scarves. Perfect for keeping a chill out, brightening up an outfit – even mopping up baby sick at a push.

    What it costs: £14.95, from Joules

  • Voysey Woodland Needlepoint Kit by Ehrman

    Why we love it: Crafty grans will love stitching this tapestry together. This needlepoint kit comes with everything they'll need to get going: the cotton canvas, coloured yarns, needle and instructions.

    What it costs: £65, from the V&A Shop

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  • One Line A Day: A Five Year Memory Book

    Why we love it: This beautifully bound memory book is the perfect gift for any proud nan as she can note down, then look back, at all the fun things she gets up to with her grandchildren.

    What it costs: £11.95, from Chronicle Books at Waterstones

  • Harrods Medium SW1 Tote Bag

    Why we love it: Since the 5p charge for plastic bags came in, we've often found ourselves in a where is my shopping bag?! panic. Save Gran the stress by giving her one of these stylish shopper bags. 

    What it costs: £18.95, from Harrods

  • Personalised Family Tree

    Why we love it: Presenting your Nan with a family tree will make her well up with pride and this personalised design allows you to include up to 15 names and two pets. The amazing bespoke artwork is laser-cut out of wood and can be framed on request.

    What it costs: £49.95, from Urban Twist

  • Burt's Classics Beeswax Gift Set

    Why we love it: This buzzing bee-inspired tree hanging decoration contains the iconic Classic Burt's Bees Beeswax Lip Balm and a Mini Burt's Bees Hand Salve.

    What it costs: £6.99, from Burt's Bees

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  • Discover Tea Set

    Why we love it: If you've never had flowering tea before then prepare to have your mind BLOWN. What looks like a normal tea bag, slowly infuses and opens up into a beautiful flower. We reckon you don't let Nan in on the secret, and watch her reaction!

    What it costs: £26, from Exotic Tea Pot

  • Orla Kiely Fork and Trowel

    Why we love it: If your mum's got rather green fingers, then the '70s-inspired fork and trowel from Orla Kiely has real vintage appeal. Equally as great for grandma to use on her allotment or window box.

    What it costs: £17.95 each, from Cuckooland.com

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