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2021 Christmas Guide: 10 Best Office Kris Kringle Gifts Under $75

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Trying to find what to buy your office kris kringle? Let us be your secret Santa with our 2021 Christmas gift guide!

Kris Kringle – an office Christmas time favourite. And while we can all agree that the exchanging of gifts is a bit of fun, there is nothing worse than pulling the name of a co-worker you barely know and the stress of trying to find them a gift worth giving.

But stress no more! Whether they’re a drinker, a thinker or the office party animal (there’s always one), we’ve found the 10 best office kris kringle gift ideas under $75 for Christmas 2021. Happy gifting!

Better yet, ClassBento is currently offering 10% off gift cards with the code ‘HOLIDAY10‘.

Discount expires Saturday 25 December 2021.
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Lovers of beauty, wellness and self-care can finally be gifted with the ultimate Christmas present of 2021, all thanks to bellabox. They’re a Melbourne-based subscription service delivered beauty essentials across Australia and New Zealand where you can expect to find everything from lipsticks to moisturisers, body scrubs and more. Choose from one of their three-, six- or 12-month plans or, their one-off gifts, The Pamper Box ($49.95). The best part is that it’s delivered straight to their door and you won’t have to worry about gift wrapping the present!

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If you’re looking to give the gift of experience this Christmas 2021, ClassBento should be your go-to for all things cooking, pottery, cocktail, art, craft and photography. With hundreds of experiences available, each class is led by a highly rated teacher – perfect for all levels of skill! Wrap together a Christmas wreath, create your very own candles or whip together a new cuisine; ClassBento will have an experience for every type of taste – just pick out a gift card or choose an experience! Better yet, take a look through Australia’s 15 Best Virtual Cooking, Crafting and Cocktail Masterclasses.

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<strong>Dusk</strong> Neroli & Jasmine Dolce Vita Mood Reed Diffuser
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Dusk Neroli & Jasmine Dolce Vita Mood Reed Diffuser

Create a calming and ambient workspace for your office kris kringle this Christmas 2021 thanks to Dusk. With their Neroli & Jasmine Dolce Vita Mood Reed Diffuser ($49.99), their desk will smell like neroli, mandarin, jasmine, orange blossom, ylang ylang, amber and cedarwood. Part of Dusk’s Artisan Fragrance Collection, your kris kringle will now be able to enjoy some of the world’s leading fragrance houses everyday, nine to five.

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Whether they enjoy a cappuccino or a black tea, help your office kris kringle start the day right thanks to KeepCup. Helping Australians sip towards sustainability, KeepCup’s feature a high-quality, non-BPA based product range. With three types of cups part of their range – Original, Brew and Thermal – with one single KeepCup you and your co-worker will be saving thousands of single-use cups entering landfill. Lightweight, easy to carry and perfect for those always on the go!

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<strong>Koko Black</strong> Christmas Gift Box
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Koko Black Christmas Gift Box

Give the gift of deliciousness this Christmas 2021 thanks to Koko Black. Their Christmas Gift Box ($26.90) includes nine pieces of handmade chocolate truffles including Cafe Latte, Passion, Rum and Raisin, Christmas Pudding, Hazelnut Cluster and more. Perfect for that colleague who has a sweet tooth, why not gift them with something sweet and irresistible thanks to Australia’s favourite artisan chocolate brands. 

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<strong>Lonely Planet</strong>, You Only Live Once
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Lonely Planet, You Only Live Once

Workaholic or not – sometimes we all unintentionally put our dreams on hold… especially when the pile of work keeps on stacking up. But, thanks to the Lonely Planet’s You Only Live Once book, your co-worker can now realise that time is short and life is calling. More than a travel guide or self-help book, this guide is more of a call to action and a call to life. Designed to inspire you to love, travel, learn and never let a moment go by unappreciated; get ready to seize the day and grab life by the horns all thanks to Lonely Planet!

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<strong>Mr Black x Bundaberg Rum</strong> Coffee Liqueur
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Mr Black x Bundaberg Rum Coffee Liqueur

Forget an afternoon pick-me-up, if your coffee loving co-worker loves tippled delights, they’ll love the new Mr Black x Bundaberg Rum Coffee Liqueur ($74.95). The ultimate Australian collaboration of 2021, the roasters and distillers at Mr Black paired with Queensland’s Bundaberg Rum to release a limited-edition barrel aged Coffee Liqueur. Featuring notes of coffee, dark chocolate, Christmas spices, brown sugar and raisins; this drop is best enjoyed on the rocks after a long day in the office!

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<strong>Paint and Sip Studios</strong>
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Paint and Sip Studios

It’s time to get creative this Christmas 2021! And what better way to do so than with Paint and Sip Studios. More than just a gift, this experience will allow your kris kringle to paint together their very own take-home masterpiece. With venues across New South Wales and Queensland, you can also take a pick from their virtual workshops where all the materials including the canvas, paint, easel and apron are home delivered. Gift an experience or put towards a voucher – all they need to do is bring along their own drinks and nibbles!

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<strong>The Somewhere Co.</strong> Midnight Snack Lunch Bag
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The Somewhere Co. Midnight Snack Lunch Bag

Sleek and stylish. Make your office kris kringle’s lunchtime an enjoyable one thanks to The Somewhere Co.’s Midnight Snack Lunch Bag. With a polyester-based canvas and insulated lining, this lunch bag also features an adjustable buckle strap with button closure, a carry handle and a velcro closure for additional insulation. Versatile, gender-neutral, eco-conscious and practical; they’ll be sure to never forget their lunch at home again thanks to this best gift for your fellow co-worker!

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<strong>T25</strong> Cocktails for the Home Bartender
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T25 Cocktails for the Home Bartender

Does your colleague like to mix, shake and create? Then this Christmas 2021, switch-up your usual alcohol-based gift idea with a recipe book like no other, Cocktails for the Home Bartender ($50). Inside they’ll find some of Australia’s best bars featured – including new cocktail recipes, insider intel, bartending secrets, local hangouts and personal favourites by leading bartenders. Think Door Knock’s Tall Tale, The Gresham’s Early Retirement, Bomba’s The Kaiju Martini and Long Chim’s Click Bait to name a few. Plus, you can even pair this cocktail recipe book with a bottle of their favourite spirit!

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Still searching for the perfect gift? Check out our some gift ideas with our pick of the 15 Best Beer, Wine and Spirit Presents for Christmas 2021. Or make a gift from the heart this Christmas 2021 with this Best Ever Christmas Spiced Gingerbread Recipe.

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This article was first published on November 29 2018. It was updated and edited by Hunter and Bligh on November 29 2021.