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    Default 'White elephant' style secret Santa

    DH's work is doing a white elephant secret Santa, the one where you don't buy for a particular person you just buy a gift and each person gets to choose one. Anyone done this before? I would love some ideas! All I can think of is chocolate (which I'm sure most people will buy), alcohol or scratchies, but being a charity who have an anti gambling hotline I don't think those ideas would be allowed....help! It's a $15 limit

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    My go to white elephant secret Santa are a movie gift card or a coffee gift pack from somewhere like Gloria jeans.

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    What about trying a shop like Typo? They have heaps of stuff for about $15, nice diaries, calendars, coffee mugs, alarm clocks, passport holders, homewares... It's my 'go to' for secret santa!

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    Gift vouchers are always popular.

    Movie vouchers, Coles/Myer voucher etc

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    Movie voucher is a good idea, but with the $15 limit do you think it's ok to just give a single ticket?

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    DH does a white elephant SS for work and he usually buys a joke present, he got a really ugly flamingo from a junk shop one year. This year he is getting as many red pens as he can for $15 (teacher)..

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    We do that every year with dp family. We did theirs yesterday and some things included a selfie stick, bottle of wine, mini Bailey's pack, calendar, first aid kit, two pack of large toblerone bars, cooler bag, plate set, Sarong, slate cheese board, watch, hot chocolate kit, alarm clock, drink bottle, extension cord, beach bag.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Just*Ace View Post
    Movie voucher is a good idea, but with the $15 limit do you think it's ok to just give a single ticket?
    yep

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    Quote Originally Posted by Just*Ace View Post
    Movie voucher is a good idea, but with the $15 limit do you think it's ok to just give a single ticket?
    Definitely.

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    Board game?
    Coffee shop voucher?
    Camping chair? (One that comes in a bag)
    Jamie Oliver Cookbook?


 

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