The Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide

By Real Deals for You

The countdown to Christmas has well and truly commenced – you can’t run from it much longer! And to save on the chaos of Christmas, why not get ahead of the game? This selection of pressies should do just the trick for the tool and tech loving people in your life – there’s everything from handy DIY devices, to fun gadgets to play with come Christmas morning. It’s time to get festive…

Black and Decker 18V Combi Drill with 120 Piece Accessory Set, £79.99

Every DIY enthusiast needs a new toy – and this Black & Decker 18V Combi Drill more than fits the bill. This 2-speed device offers 11 torque settings, a keyless chuck and variable speed on the trigger, doubling up as a screwdriver, a drill and even a hammer drill for masonry applications. What’s more, this amazing gift comes complete with a charger and 2 x 1.5 Ah Li-ion batteries, so the fun can continue all through Christmas.

FitBit Inspire HR, Health and Fitness Tracker with Heart Rate Monitor, Black, £89 

Coming in a range of colours and sizes, this is the perfect his and her gift this Christmas. The FitBit enables you to monitor your heart rate, track your cardio fitness score and keep an eye on all things health related, so you can assess just how fit you truly are. For tradespersons who often have their hands full, this device can also be linked up to your mobile, so you can take calls, text messages and more whilst going about your day. And with all that heavy lifting and running back and forth, you’d be surprised at the number of calories you burn on site.

Roughneck Work Socks, £5.99

No stocking would be complete without a new pair of socks. And these Roughneck Work Socks are the perfect gift for every tradesman – the reinforced heels and toes make them super hardwearing, whilst the active fit bridge support ensures a firm, non-slip fit. This twin pack also promises double the fun…

Lighthouse 800 Lumens LED Rechargeable Focus Torch, £29.99

Make Christmas shine with this handy torch, equipped with 3 different modes – high, low and strobe, plus a green setting specifically designed for map reading. The longevity of the 3.7V 2600mAh Li-ion battery provides up to 8 hours run time, so you can make sure you don’t get stuck out in the dark! The additional focus control and USB powerbank function also makes this device a tech lover’s dream – in the torch world, that is.

Red Letter Day Experience

For those post-Christmas, cold January days, give someone an experience they can look forward to. Not only is it something which you can enjoy with a friend or partner, it also gives you the chance to learn a new skill! There’s something here for everyone, at a range of prices. For us, the Supercar Driving Day is on our wish list…

Bahco 34 Piece 3/8” Socket Set with ¼” Bits

This set really is the gift that keeps on giving, delivering 12 x 3/8” hex sockets (10 to 22mm), a quick release ratchet, 8 assorted accessories and 13 assorted ¼” Slotted, Hex and Phillips bits to play with. It’s also manufactured to DIN 3120/ISO 1174, to provide ultimate quality to your toolkit.

BioLite Fire Pit, £219.95

This one’s for the person who loves being outdoors. Whilst the cold winter may be upon us, it won’t be long before the summer months roll in and you’ll be itching to step outside. The FirePit is the ultimate accessory for you campers out there, who want to enjoy the warmth of a wood campfire, minus the smoke. Nevertheless, flames (the size of which you can control manually or via a Bluetooth app) mirror the same sounds and feel of a real crackling fire – just without that lingering smoky smell. Add in your logs, or throw in some charcoal to magically transform this fire into a grill you can use for cooking. A gift not just for Christmas- you’ll be thankful for it, come summer!

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