It’s the season of gift giving again, but what do you get for someone who’s still in school?
For the book lover: Kindle Paperwhite. The average student needs to carry quite a heavy load to school every day, which usually includes a laptop and a few textbooks. Adding a paperback to this may be too much for many students so a kindle is
For the traveller: Consider a traveller’s notebook. A traveller’s notebook is a reusable cover with elastic threaded through the middle to allow for the placement of notebooks. It’s an easy and affordable way for students to track their as they simply need to buy the refill notebooks when they run out of pages. Traveller’s notebooks have been increasing in popularity these past few years and many brands now offer many different formats for notebook pages. There can be the basic lined, the grid, the dot, the blank, the sketch, and the kraft. Students are able to easily buy according to their own needs and store them once they’ve been completed.
For the planner: Get them a diary for the new year. Most students need a diary or some sort of calendar to track homework and school projects. There are so many available options for diaries out there: ring-bound, spiral bound, normal year, academic year, that there’s bound to be one to fit their tastes.
For the student living away from home: Homewares and home décor. Juggling a part-time job and school can be difficult, so students on a budget will appreciate a little gift in the home department. In terms of homeware, this could be a small kitchen appliance, plates and cutlery, glassware, or any pots and pans. For home décor, try gifting little pieces so that it’s easier to mix and match with the furniture already in the room. Most will appreciate a little more choice for home decoration.
For the stationery lover: Notebooks and pens. A student can never have enough notebooks and pens to jot down notes. These would be perfect for students to keep on hand should emergencies arise that require paper and pen. Perhaps get them Christmas themed stationery, that would be a fun twist.
For the Christmas lover: Christmas clothing and accessories. Christmas lovers out there will agree with me when I say that there’s no such thing as too many Christmas jumpers, too many pairs of Christmas pyjamas or