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13 best mince pies of 2019: from Sainsbury’s, Waitrose, M&S, vegan and gluten-free

13 best mince pies of 2019: from Sainsbury’s, Waitrose, M&S, vegan and gluten-free

A proper pie has short, buttery pastry and a rich filling of stewed raisins, apple and candied peel, along with spices and a dash of booze

Food
14 best Christmas hampers for 2019, from Aldi and Selfridges to Harvey Nichols and Hotel Chocolat

14 best Christmas hampers for 2019, from Aldi and Selfridges to Harvey Nichols and Hotel Chocolat

There are few Christmas gifts more iconic than a wicker hamper, stuffed to the brim with festive favourites

Christmas
13 best beauty advent calendars for Christmas 2019, from Asos and John Lewis to Clarins and Liberty

13 best beauty advent calendars for Christmas 2019, from Asos and John Lewis to Clarins and Liberty

Whether you’re looking for a gift someone special or just to treat yourself, there is plenty of choice for beauty lovers of all varieties

Beauty
8 best ports for Christmas 2019, with wines for every budget from Waitrose, Aldi and more

8 best ports for Christmas 2019, with wines for every budget from Waitrose, Aldi and more

Rather deceivingly, despite the rich perception of some ports, it’s actually the perfect drink to end a meal with

Alcohol
10 best Christmas bedding sets for 2019, from Dunelm, Next, Matalan and more

10 best Christmas bedding sets for 2019, from Dunelm, Next, Matalan and more

Look out for reversible designs that you can get twice the use out of – and a material that will keep you warm without overheating

Bedding
12 best Christmas wreaths for 2019, with door decorations from Laura Ashley to John Lewis

12 best Christmas wreaths for 2019, with door decorations from Laura Ashley to John Lewis

If you take care of it, even the budget alternatives of these traditional fest

Decorations
15 best toys for Christmas 2019, from LOL Suprise and Paw Patrol to Harry Potter and Monopoly

15 best toys for Christmas 2019, from LOL Suprise and Paw Patrol to Harry Potter and Monopoly

Swot up on the toys set to be at the top of your child’s Christmas list this year

Children's Toys
9 best board games to fight boredom for the whole family

9 best board games to fight boredom for the whole family

From Pointless to Monopoly, these games will keep you entertained when boredom strikes

2018
20 best last-minute Christmas gifts for men, women and children

20 best last-minute Christmas gifts for men, women and children

Forgotten to buy a Christmas present for someone? Fear not, we’ve got some ideas for you

2018
Christmas 2018: The ultimate shopping guide on what to gift, eat and drink this year

Christmas 2018: The ultimate shopping guide on what to gift, eat and drink this year

Our ibuys experts choose the best festive food and drink, as well as some gift ideas, to help you make light work of your Christmas shopping

2018

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