A College Christmas Gift Guide.

Soooo who’s excited for Christmas?!? I definitely am as you can tell! For this weeks post I decided to make Christmas care packages for three of my friends in college! I thought this would be a fun thing to do since I’ve never done it before and I love giving during the Christmas season!

Here is an overview of my mini gifts for my friends! Everything was pretty inexpensive and for all three of them I probably spent under $60!

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First Mini Gift Idea: Burt’s Bees Towelettes and Chapsticks

When I saw these at Target I had to get them because their packaging was so cute and face wipes and chapsticks are always needed in my opinion!

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Second Idea: Initial Stockings/ Candycanes/ and Mini Christmas Elves

These stockings were $3 at Target and I knew I had to get these for my girls! When I put their packages together, I put candy canes in their stocking along with mini Christmas Elves that just added to the Christmas mood!

Third Idea: Metal Picture Holder

My mom had found these at our local Michael’s and she thought they would be cute for my friends. These have a stand so they can sit on a dresser, desk or even lean up on the wall. I thought these would be fun to decorate a dorm with if my friend’s wanted to!

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Fourth Idea: Bath and Body Works Lotions and Sanitizers

For the lotions I bought the scent Winter Candy Apple because it is my all time favorite scent they sell and it comes out every winter season! Then for the sanitizers I bought random scents that had cute Christmas sayings on them!

Fifth Idea: Christmas Socks

Every year it is a tradition in my house to receive Christmas socks so I thought I would do the same for my friends! These socks were purchased form the Sock Drawer in downtown San Luis Obispo, but you can find them on their website as well!

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Last Idea: Candy

Okay, you cannot go wrong with the mini packets of chocolates stores sell every year. So I got each of my friends different flavors that I know they love!

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Here is how I packaged their gifts! I added in a little Elf tag that told them how much I miss them and that they enjoy the Christmas gifts I sent!

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I can’t wait to see all my friends during Christmas and I hope this inspires some mini gift ideas for you guys!

With love, Sydney

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