Christmas gifts for teenagers

Lonely Planet’s 1000 Ultimate Adventures


This book, filled with tales of adventures from around the world, will inspire hopeful gap-year-travellers and enthral geography buffs.

Christmas Nativity Baking Set

Creative bakers will love whipping out this nativity biscuit kit year after year.

Apple iPad Air

With 16 GB of memory and running on iOS 7 with an Apple A7 processor, the just-launched iPad Air is the most in-demand tablet on the market.

Seedling The Fashion Designer’s Kit

Wannabe Vivienne Westwoods will love designing their own collection with this crafty kit.

Panasonic Technics RP-DH1200E-S DJ Headphones

Beefy headphones are the new big craze and these are possibly the best launched this year.


Nike Air Force 1

Cool kicks in smart colours – these sneakers will please both kids and parents.

Markus Lupfer Meow Baby Blue iPhone 5 Case


A purrfect gift for a feline fan or avid YouTube video viewer.

1001 Albums 2013/14 Book

Got a budding muso on your hands? They won’t put down this updated guide to the best albums ever.

Thorsten Van Elten Pink Pigeon Wall Lamp


Coming in pink, yellow and grey, this quirky lamp has a metal attachment to fix it to bedroom walls.

Herschel Khaki Anchor Camo Tablet Sleeve


Fully padded to keep tablets safe, this Herschel case gives tech an outdoorsy vibe.

Marc by Marc Jacobs Daisy Stud Earrings

Precious enough to keep forever while still youthful and cute, girls will adore these daisy earrings.

Star Wars Lightsaber Thumb Wars Book

Featuring seven game boards, this silly stocking filler is sure to be a dad-vs-lad winner.

Nails Inc Nail Polish Diary


Nail art fans will be smitten with the 12 full size nail varnishes in this set – from a school-suitable top coat to fun leather and holographic effect polishes.

Astley Clarke Cosmos Friendship Bracelet

Want to buy your daughter something she’ll keep forever? Try this friendship bracelet made from 18 carat gold vermeil on sterling silver.

Moschino Gennarino bear ear buds


Cute and practical, these earbuds are perfect for a music-loving teen who’s only pretending she’s grown out of teddy bears.



2013 was a big year for games with the launch of both GTA V and FIFA 14. The latter is definitely more teen appropriate, but your 15-year-old probably wants both.

Mulberry Alexa in Oak Ostrich

A last-a-lifetime gift that your daughter will love, this bag was named after Brit fashion icon Alexa Chung.

John Lewis Desktop Mini Football Table

All we’re saying is: “Let the Boxing Day table football tournament begin!”

Charlotte Olympia Glitter Kitty Flats

These glittering pumps with charming cat faces are the perfect finishing touch to any teenager’s party dress.

Gourmet Gadgetry Candy Floss Maker

This cool gadget turns ordinary sugar into tasty candy floss. It’s sure to be on any sweet-toothed teen’s wishlist.

Smythson Poker Set

Invest in this classic poker set with leather-bound wooden box and your son will still be using it in his 20s.

Pharrell: Places And Spaces I’ve Been by Pharrell Williams

Producer Pharrell Williams is one of the coolest men on the planet right now. Fashion and music lovers will be thrilled with this glimpse into his creative ventures.

ghd Wonderland Hair Styler

ghd is known for its brilliant hair stylers, plus these Wonderland straighteners have a super-cool iridescent finish.

Sony PlayStation 4


you know a youngster who loves gaming it’s certain either the PS4 and

the Xbox One will be on their Christmas list. Neither can be ordered in

time for Christmas anymore, but fans will probably be happy with just

the promise of one on its way.

Snow Polo 3 in 1 Hooded Sweatshirt

Not only is this Hackett jacket stylish, it also has an inner removable hooded layer for extra warmth. A sporting lad’s dream.

Scrabble Trickster


ready to lose at Scrabble to your kids. This new take on the classic

game levels the playing field by allowing you to break the traditional

rules on occasion.

Tayberry Gabriella Dog Print Wellington

A girly twist on a practical present, buy these wellies for dog-loving granddaughters.

Johnstons of Elgin Navy House Check Cashmere Scarf

This 100% cashmere scarf is smart enough for school and snuggly enough to never want to take off.