The perfect Christmas 2019 gifts for the family member you don’t know very well
31 October 2019, 17:13 | Updated: 17 December 2019, 15:00
Every Christmas you’ll find yourself searching for the right gift for that family member you don’t know very well.
Whether it’s a distant aunt who’s joining you for dinner this year, or a significant other's parent you want to impress - finding the right Christmas present can be really frustrating.
But now we've done the hard work for you which means you can hand over something a little more meaningful than a gift card or money.
Check out our gift guide for the family member you don’t know very well:
Tea for two
Price: £11.99 from Prezzybox
This Cartwright & Butler set is the perfect present for couples and includes everything you need for a luxury afternoon tea, including delicious pistachio and white chocolate shortbread and Earl Grey tea.
Price: £29 from Eloise Hall
Give the gift of a beautiful smelling home this Christmas with an Essential Oil diffuser.
These little jars of pure pleasure are available in three fragrances and will last up to three months.
Price: £21 from Caorunn gin and Amazon
If you know your distant relative likes a drink, they're bound to love a flavoured Gin. Paired with an elderflower tonic - this 'Not Pink' gin from Scottish company Caorunn makes the perfect cocktail.
Price: Start at £29.99 from Virginia Hayward
This charming 'Love From Santa Hamper' is filled with traditionally-inspired festive foods and drinks, perfect for sharing.
Treat your family to some delicious savoury snacks and a great bottle of red wine.
Price: £9.95 from PersonalisedGiftsShop.co.uk
If you want to gift something that will take pride of place in any kitchen, treat your relative to a My Kitchen Personalised Rectangular Chopping Board this Christmas.
Brighten up your family member's home with a beautiful Christmas bouquet this year.
Serenata Flowers offers a selection of stunning festive blooms to suit every budget, including the 'Christmas Glamour' bunch complete with oriental white Lilies, red roses, white Stocks, red Hypericum berries and a glittering white Brassica.
The company also offers free next day delivery seven days a week.
Price: £6.99 from The Present Finder
Add a little luxury to a tea break with these 12 indulgent handmade Belgian chocolate discs.
A chocolate lovers dream come true, these little gems are a simple and reasonably priced alternative to a box of chocolates.
Pocket Diary Set
Price: £9.99 from Cooks Diary
For the food lovers in your family, The Cook’s Diary range is packed with essential calendars and planning tools plus a simple-to-prepare recipe each week.
You can also get the Pocket Set in matching design for £4.99.
Price: £26 from The White Company
Luxury hand care is the perfect gift this Christmas and would be an elegant addition to everyone's house whether it be their living room, bedroom or bathroom.
Price: £9 from Walkers Shortbread
Filled with mini gingerbread men biscuits, this eye-catching festive tin will make an adorable gift for anyone this Christmas.
Hopefully it'll be ripped open straight away and the whole family can enjoy this festive nibble.
Price: £34.00 from Evolve Beauty
Your family members can enjoy the ultimate relaxing night in with the Candlelight Glow Collection.
Along with a Radiant Glow Mask, this particular set includes a Serenity Candle with scents of citrus and vanilla. The perfect way to unwind after the festivities.
An environmentally friendly reusable flask is ideal for any fitness fanatic, outdoor adventurer or coffee lover in your family.
SIGG's range is 100% leakproof, BPA free and comes in a stylish new winter colour pallet including Mustard, Deep Magenta, Denim and Leaf Green.
Price: £5 from Tesco
Add a touch of glamour to the festivities with a Fox & Ivy Confetti Alphabet Mug for your loved one.
With a gold confetti pattern, who wouldn't love drinking out their tea out of this on Boxing Day morning?
Price: £17.50 from Yumbles
Who doesn't like fudge? Especially when it's creamy, delicious and made from completely natural ingredients.
This vegan friendly treat comes in mouthwatering flavours such as Belgian Chocolate Swirl, Icy Vanilla Coconut and Traditional Caramel and will leave your family desperate to get their hands on more.
Price: £6 from John Lewis
They might be cooking essentials, but a set of quality tea towels can also make a great Christmas present.
Keep the colours neutral so they're sure to look amazing in any kitchen.
Spa gift set
Price: £8.50 from Marks & Spencer's
Creating a spa experience at home has just got so much easier with Ragdale Hall's Spa Christmas gifts.
The sweet set includes Sleep Hand Cream, Be Happy Shower Burst, Pamper Body Butter, Pamper Aromatherapy Mist and Revive Aromatherapy Mist.
For anyone who wants to brush up on their cooking skills in the New Year, this tasty spice kit is the ultimate foodie pressie.
The World Recipe Gift Set by SpiceEntice includes a Thai Green Curry Kit, Moroccan Lamb Tagine Kit, Jamaican Jerk Kit and much more!
Price: £9.99 from Getting Personal
Treat a little or big kid to their very own personalised giant cookie decorated with dollops of delight and sprinkles.
It can be be personalised with a message of your choice, alongside an edible picture of an elf and can be gift wrapped and delivered in letterbox friendly packaging.
After an exhausting Christmas Day, give the gift of a good night's kip with this Sleep Easy kit.
Including a Rest & Relax Air Spray, Massage Oil and Lavender Essential oil, this gift set will leave your family member feeling instantly relaxed.