If your Christmas shopping isn’t quite sorted and you’re in a slight tizzy about organising all the gifts – PLUS the hundred other things you need to finalise in time for Xmas day – worry not. Many online stores – even at this late date – still offer delivery in time for the big day, alongside excellent gift ideas. Whether it’s apparel, electronics, home ware or accessories you’re after, these stores will get them all to you, with just enough time for wrapping.
Urban Outfitters is the store for cool clothing, trendy accessories and edgy street wear as well as some great inspiration for gifts large and small. They have a huge range of affordable, individual presents, which could be excellent as a late Secret Santa. Check out the gifts for him and gifts for her sections for those last minute additions that will really finish off the selection of presents you’ve purchased for a loved one.
The White Company
The stylish homeware and design items store, The White Company will also deliver the next day if you place your order on the 22nd of December and let you collect in store on the 23rd for orders placed the previous day. Get 20% off plus free delivery using our voucher if ordering before 23rd December, plus up to 40% off children’s and women’s wear onsite.
As the UK’s largest e-commerce portal, you can find competitive prices and huge range of products at Amazon. Additionally, Amazon sellers pride themselves on their on-time delivery. so you can be sure they’ll deliver by the date they advise. Check out Amazon’s Christmas Gift Guide for inspiration and ideas.
One of UK’s favourite gift stores, BuyAGift offers delivery in time for Xmas, provided the order is received by 2 p.m. Monday 21st December. If you don’t manage to make this deadline, you can still take advantage of the next day delivery options also available, or have the gift sent as an E-Voucher, which is received within 2 hours. Gift a hotel stay, a skydiving experience for two, a luxury spa day or any other one of many Top Christmas Experiences.
Marks & Spencer
Department store Marks & Spencer has you covered for last minute Christmas gifts. Place your order by 5 p.m. on 22nd December you’ll still be eligible for nominated day delivery (for £3.99) or free store collection. You can shop Gifts for Him, Gifts for Her, and Gifts for Babies and Kids, amongst much much more! Those who are really stuck for time or inspiration can always make use of M&S instant e-gift cards.
Not on the High Street
Not on the High Street is a gift specialist store that lets you shop novelty items, jewellery, prints and art, and more. Their super efficient website let’s you shop by category (clothing, beauty, pampering etc), by recipient (grandmother, other half) and even personality (aspiring chef, art lover, book lover… and so on)! Be sure to check out their Favourite Last Minute Gifts section for fun and thoughtful personalised items, many of which qualify for free UK deliveries.
Still having trouble buying for that difficult relative? Why stick to physical gifts? Purchase someone an unforgettable experience from here instead; tea workshops, cooking classes, distillery experience and tasting, guitar or dance lessons are all on offer, alongside more.
Whistles offers next day delivery for customers who order by 5 p.m., December 22nd. You can also place an order for click and collect in store to pick up by the 23rd. For reduced last minute ideas, take a look at the select women’s items with up to 50% off, and the men’s which offer up to 30% reduced.
At the time of publishing, all these stores did offer to deliver in time for Christmas; however you should always ensure that you read the fine print and the other delivery info on the product page to ensure that the store will be able to deliver on time.