Christmas gift preparations

Doing your Christmas shopping on the high street has its charms, but if you’re looking out for more original presents as well as top value, browsing DoneDeal can throw up some great ideas With a huge variety of new, nearly-new and used items in excellent condition sold on DoneDeal every day, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to preparing and budgeting for Christmas gifts for all the family. Not sure where to start? How about at the DoneDeal Christmas Shop? From the serious gifts to stocking fillers, there are thousands of items that your family and friends will be delighted to receive. Just be sure to check all used goods for faults or problems when viewing them in person and make sure you arrange collection/delivery of large items well in advance of the big day. Not sure who you can buy for on DoneDeal? Surely you know friends’ and family members’ interests? Here’s some ideas: For the sports fans According to the Irish Sports Council, more people are taking up sports and exercise, such as running, soccer and cycling as well as going to the gym. This could be anyone in your family! Alas, many folks like to try different activities only to find it doesn’t suit them. This means DoneDeal is a mine of unused fitness and sports equipment bought on a whim, such as gym and golf equipment, bicycles, tennis and squash rackets and a lot of balls. Not to mention all the clothing gear they get too. The games obsessives It’s amazing how quickly games addicts can progress through the difficulty levels, or feel the need to upgrade regularly to the very latest Sony Playstation, Xbox or Nintendo Wii console. Equally, there are many families who have just not taken to games consoles in a big way, so they end up gathering dust and taking up space. The techies If there is a gadget lover to buy for, the electronics section of DoneDeal will reveal a whole host of good quality bargains, ranging from powerful desktop PCs, iPads or tablets, laptops, camcorders, digital cameras and smartphones. Just make sure you know what you are looking for, and if the item is nearly new, that the seller has the original receipt and warranty documents. The music fans Whether it’s a music fan or a musician, there are hundreds of quality items out there that would make them very happy, such as MP3 players, electric guitars and amps, DJ decks, hi-fi speakers, tuners and other sound equipment. There are also concert tickets to consider for a popular gig taking place over the Christmas holidays or on sale for the Christmas market. The DIY-er The number of industrial quality cordless drills, jigsaws, toolkits, ladders and workwear for sale on DoneDeal is to be seen to be believed. Don’t forget the earplugs and protective glasses too. The motorist Motor enthusiasts are a diverse bunch, but do your research and find out exactly what things they like and the chances are you will find something they love on DoneDeal. Get adventurous with sections such as classic cars, motorbikes, scooters, quads, car parts, accessories, and car care equipment. You can’t fail. #Christmas #Gifts