Christmas presents: As December draws closer in the calendar, the same old question comes up again: “What should I give as a present?” With socks or ties for men, jewellery and perfume for women and vouchers for everyone, you probably won’t see a great deal of excitement about what’s under the Christmas tree.
Sustainable gifts, useful gift ideas for Christmas or technology gifts are becoming increasingly popular. Today, we are also looking for suitable gift ideas. We have put together the top 12 gift ideas for Christmas which are all about the weather, time and home.
The 12 best gift ideas for Christmas
Here are our top 12 ideas for Christmas gifts:
Gift idea 1: Thermometer to save energy
Energy-saving measures for your own four walls can protect the environment and reduce your electricity and heating costs. After all, the most climate-friendly and cost-effective energy is the energy we don’t use at all. If the room temperature is one degree cooler, it will reduce energy consumption by an average of 6%.
Our new energy-saving thermometer provides you with support in the form of temperature recommendations and concrete tips for correct heating and ventilation. This will help you achieve your personal savings targets. Therefore, check each room individually with an efficient thermometer and keep the room temperature in the lower comfort range.
- Made in Germany
- With energy-saving tips on the back
- High accuracy due to a 2-point calibration
- Made of solid beech wood
Gift idea 2: Designer hourglasses for more time
Do you also know a special someone who deserves more breaks and little rests during the day? An hourglass is both a decorative Christmas gift and a loving reminder to take more time for yourself.
The finely trickling sand and the soft, round shapes made of glass make the hourglass a real designer piece. The glass shade and the sand colour are available in different combinations. This way, the hourglass can be coordinated with other home accessories and becomes truly eye-catching in your living room or office. The hourglass is available with running times of 15 minutes, 30 minutes and 60 minutes.
- Hourglass made of glass
- Running time approx. 30 minutes
- Various combinations of glass shades and sand colours available
Gift Idea 3: Battery tester for more sustainability
Giving presents is fun – but it’s even more fun when you can give presents with a clear conscience. Masses of batteries that are not fully discharged are recycled or, in the worst case, end up directly in household waste.
The BatteryCheck battery tester is a sustainable solution for this! With this battery tester, you can quickly and easily check the charge state of batteries. Through the better use of batteries and rechargeable batteries, we protect the environment and raw materials, and only apparently defective devices are not disposed of hastily.
BatteryCheck battery tester
- Fast power level check of batteries
- Display of charge status and battery power in volts
- Suitable for the most common battery types & rechargeable batteries
- Does not need its own battery
- Small, compact and robust
Gift idea 4: Thermo-hygrometer for a better air
When it comes to the ideal humidity, you shouldn’t compromise. Recent studies have shown a connection between the coronavirus and humidity.
If you want to give a Christmas present to someone for whom a healthy indoor climate is important, then our tip is the digital thermo-hygrometer 30.5055. The particularly small and compact device hardly takes up any space and adheres to metal surfaces with two small magnets on the back or can be mounted.
Digital thermo-hygrometer with comfort level
- For controlling the temperature and humidity
- Comfort level indicator for 4 areas (room climate, musical instruments, tortoise & humidor)
- Smiley shows the comfort level
- Max.-min. function
- With magnet and fold-out stand
Discover why our thermo-hygrometers are ideal gifts for your home or office.
Gift idea 5: drinking straws for a great drinking experience
Christmas presents are a beautiful and worldwide tradition. But all too often the festival can turn into a great consumer battle. Drinking straws made of glass are a sensible choice for a gift and they belong under every sustainable Christmas tree. This is because you can avoid unnecessary single-use plastic in your favourite drink. Try these fine straws with a Wassail Bowl right away.
The drinking straws made of glass are 100% recyclable and with their standard length are perfect for many hot and cold beverages. A timeless gift idea for your friends, family or acquaintances.
GlasWerk MEDIUM drinking straws
- 100% reusable
- 100% dishwasher safe
- 100% recyclable
- 100% tasteless
- 100% made in Germany
Gift Idea 6: Weather station for suitable weather
The WEATHER JACK wireless weather station creates a varied weather forecast. Its display clearly shows the radio-controlled clock with the date in full. In addition, the weather forecast, outdoor temperature and indoor temperature are visible. Stylish and functional – weather stations are a high-quality gift idea that will always go well under your Christmas tree.
WEATHER JACK wireless weather station
- Weather forecast by symbols and “Weather Jack”
- Outdoor temperature via wireless transmitter (433Mhz)
- Expandable up to 3 transmitters
- Indoor temperature
- Max.-min. values
- Radio-controlled clock with date
Gift Idea 7: Alarm clock for a good start to the day
ADo you also know someone who has problems getting out of bed on time in the morning? Then, the digital radio-controlled alarm clock with BOXX2 indoor climate is the ideal gift. It has two significant advantages that set it apart from conventional radio-controlled alarm clocks. Firstly, it does not need disposable batteries, but its integrated rechargeable battery can be recharged easily, economically and in an environmentally friendly way via a micro-USB cable – on a notebook, on a PC, on a power bank – just like your smartphone. The battery lasts approx. 6 months. Its second highlight is the option of setting individual alarm times for each day of the week.
Digital radio controlled alarm clock with room climate BOXX2 60.2562
- Charging via micro-USB cable (included)
- Display of all weekdays with highlighting of the current day
- Two alarm times can be activated individually for all weekdays
- Display of indoor temperature and humidity
- Automatic backlight with light sensor
Gift Idea 8: Powerful thermometer for amateur cooks
Christmas season is also an important culinary season. If you want to give a present to someone who is passionate about cooking, we recommend the SMART Wireless BBQ thermometer HYPER BBQ. With a lid thermometer and two insertion sensors, meat dishes are cooked just right in the hot air stream and success is guaranteed.
Simply set the desired core temperature and your smartphone will inform you when the steak on the BBQ grill or the roast in the oven is properly cooked. Whether as a Christmas gift for women or for men – anyone passionate about barbecuing will be delighted with a barbecue thermometer.
Smart Wireless BBQ thermometer Hyper BBQ
- Thermometer for barbecue/grill/smoker/grill cart
- Lid thermometer for temperature control in the cooking chamber
- With two stainless steel insertion probes for measuring core temperature
- Convenient operation via smartphone with free app for iOS & Android (German, English and 6 other languages)
- Pre-programmed settings for types of meat and cooking time, many alarm settings can be configured
Gift Idea 9: CO2 monitor for better indoor air
Most people spend a lot of time indoors. Therefore, it is not surprising that indoor air quality has a great influence on our well-being and health. This is particularly helpful in times of Covid and other common colds: if you know the CO2 level, you can ventilate in good time and thus slow down these viruses.
The AIRCO2NTROL UP CO2 monitor indicates the current CO2 content of the room air, the temperature, humidity and time on one display. The illumination colour of the display can be used for the quick evaluation and interpretation of the current CO2 readings.
AIRCO2NTROL COACH CO2 monitor
- For the monitoring of CO2 concentration in rooms
- High-quality NDIR Dual Beam Sensor
- CO2 level measurement with 24-hours graph
- Illumination colour indicates different conditions
- Displays the time, temperature and humidity
- Micro-USB cable included
Gift idea 10: Digital cube timer for the COVID antigen test
Handy timers are very suitable as a Christmas gift, Secret Santa gift or small present for Christmas dinner, as they are versatile:
- Self-tests for home or the office can make an important contribution to more consideration and safety for all of us in coronavirus times. A timer helps to keep to the waiting time of 15 minutes.
- This gift is also practical for school and lessons, whether for class tests, homework, experiments in chemistry and physics lessons or for sports lessons.
- If the recipient regularly plays sport, a timer is a great gift: in training, at a recreational tournament or during a workout.
Great and convenient gifts for this are our Cube Timers, for example the white Cube Timer. Simply turn to the number 15 and the timer starts running. A beep tells you when the time is up.
Digital timer CUBE TIMER
- Operation is as easy as child’s play
- 4 pre-set countdown times: 5 – 15 – 30 – 60 min.
- Simply turn the desired time side up – the countdown starts
- Rotating flip display shows the remaining time
- Optical and acoustic alarms adjustable
This or other handy timers are also very suitable as an Secret Santa present.
Gift tip 11: Digital rain gauge for hobby gardeners
If you are looking for a suitable Christmas present for a passionate gardener, then the DROP Wireless Rain Gauge is just the thing. With this rain gauge, you can easily and precisely determine the amount of rainfall.
In addition, the indoor temperature and time are also displayed. A rain gauge is an ideal Christmas present not only for your girlfriend or boyfriend, but also for spouses and colleagues who love their garden and nature.
DROP Wireless Rain Gauge
- Determines the rainfall easily and accurately
- Rainfall readings are transmitted wirelessly
- 24-hours rainfall alarm
- Monthly history of the last 12 months
- Display and graphic representation of rainfall
Gift Idea 12: Handy wall clock for your home
A Christmas gift should always be special and personal. Is there a room in the home of the recipient that is missing a decorative wall clock? The radio-controlled wall clock 60.3547 is the perfect accessory to decorate this room. You can also keep an eye on the time to the second. With its elegant metal frame and timeless design, this radio-controlled wall clock is a great gift for people who appreciate a stylish home.
Radio-controlled wall clock 60.3547
- High-precision, radio-controlled wall clock
- Metal frame
- Copper-coloured hands
- Glass cover
- Ideal for the house, the office or as a gift
And that’s how you can choose the right Christmas present
Summer has just gone and now Christmas is almost there. If you need several great gifts, you would often spend weeks worrying about the ideal gift. Our tip: First make a list of the people who should receive a Christmas present. When looking for the right gift, it will help you if you consider:
- What does the person like?
- What does the person spend their time on?
- What does the person do in their free time?
- What is the person’s lifestyle?
- How is their house decorated?
Then decide on a gift idea. The person will surely be very happy with it and notice that you have taken the time to choose the gift.
You are now perfectly prepared to find the right Christmas present. By the way: We have also put together the right promotional gifts with print or engraving options for your customers, employees and business partners.