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Published December 8th 2012
No Pushing, No Shoving, No Yelling
I went Christmas shopping yesterday … all that yelling, pushing, shoving, trolley slamming and punching was terrible. I hope I didn't hurt anyone.
If you look forward to Christmas shopping as much as having a root canal, there is an easy alternative. Go shopping online. You won't need to spend hours looking for a parking spot, battle the crowds or wait in the checkout queue for ages.
Here are some awesome online stores with great gift ideas:
Always On Sale
This clearance shop has everything you may possibly need. Baby products, movies, books, computers and tablets, gadgets, hardware and gardening, movie tickets and so much more. And the best news is that you will save a bundle. Visit Always On Sale website.
Everything But Flowers
This awesome site has an extensive range of fantastic Christmas gifts including unique gift hampers, experiences, homewares, gift cards, children's gifts … and the list goes on. Do all your shopping in one place. Visit Everything But Flowers website.
Personalised art for that special someone. Art made entirely from beautiful words with special meaning. Choose your own words, subject or size of art or select from a range of stock pieces or prints. Visit Beautiful Words website.
Spoil coffee lovers amongst your family and friends with a special coffee machine and quality coffee beans, gourmet herbal teas and lots more. Gifts from Caffenation are guaranteed to be a hit. Visit Caffenation website
Stuck On You
Personalised gifts for everyone in the family. Beautiful range of products including kids bags and lunchboxes, wooden puzzles, home essentials, photo books, beach towels and more. Visit Stuck On You website.
Great gift ideas for him, for her, for babies and kids, homewares, health and beauty, gadgets and toys and games. You will find unusual and clever gifts for everyone in your family. Visit Tesora website.
PictureStore This amazing shop has stunning art prints and posters for everyone. With over 300 subjects covered by over 9,000 artists, you won't know where to look first. Art is available in over 100 styles. Grab a cuppa, put your feet up and enjoy browsing through all the sensational pieces. Visit Picture Store website
As the name indicates, this store definitely has cool and creative gifts. Great place to shop for those who have everything. Awesome gadgets, office and tech stuff even divine fresh flowers. Guaranteed to make you giggle and will bring a smile to those who receive these gifts. Visit Cool Gifts website.
Oh My Geek
If you are looking for a special gift for your geek brother or dad, then check out this fun store. You will find everything from iPhone cushions, PacMan bandages, Star Wars USB Hubs to Camera lens wristbands and everything in between. Visit Oh My Geek website.
Red Balloon is an awesome website which offers fun and exciting experiences. If your dad has enough socks and your mum doesn't need any more picture frames, then perhaps a fun experience would be the perfect gift. Lots of great ideas including cooking classes, hot air ballooning, skydiving, massages, luxury retreats, fine wine tasting, jet boating and much much more. You will never be stuck for gift idea again. Visit Red Balloon website.
Instead of stressing over Christmas shopping, spend an evening browsing the many online stores, which offer great gift ideas and often at highly discounted prices. Put the kids to bed, pour yourself a glass of bubbly and happy shopping!
Great list here. But I'd like to suggest some list which can help to make good shopping. Art Print On Demand www.artprintondemand.com.au) is the good site for purchasing fine art posters and Modern Art Framing www.modernartframing.com.au) is another one for transforming your photos experience. It helps you to transform your photos into art like you can order canvas art for your photos online.