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    The Christmas Present Thread 2012

    Come on, it's time to stop being in denial. Christmas is a mere 5 weeks away and many of us haven't either started or finished shopping for presents. What I want this thread to do is to get members to highlight any good offers (not just good ideas) they may see either online or from flyers put through your door. I'm going to open this up with this from Maplin:

    1. Sennheiser 218 Headphones. Down from £39.99 to £19.99. Sweet!: Sennheiser HD218 (Closed-back on-ear Stereo headphone) : Sennheiser Headphones : Maplin Electronics

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    This thread is all about saving money and not wasting it when it comes to presents, so over to you

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    very reasonable: Marchi Mobile eleMMent RV - buy at Firebox.com

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    why has someone attached a giant diskman to the front?

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    for playing giant CDs....

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    Sorry, but if it's Firebox, it has to be the Batmobile
    Replica Batmobile - buy at Firebox.com

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    And it's more affordable than the RV!
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    ...and back to sensible suggestions please.
    I'm relying on you

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    I use HotUKDeals - Deals, Discounts & Voucher Codes before I shop online. Had some good deals on there in the past.

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    Not my cup of tea, but got the Miranda book as a pressie for someone - £4.99 at the book people Is it Just Me? (Hardback) - Miranda Hart - 9781444734140. HotUKdeals had a free shipping code too...

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    https://www.swisstechstore.com/home.php?cat=75 - Nice cheap extremely useful tools for any techie pressies

    Groupon.co.uk is always worth a quick check too.

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    I second Groupon, and also mention Living Social and Wowcher.
    You have to cross-check to make sure you are getting a good deal but I have certainly had some great things from them

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    The Amazon Black Friday Deals are currently running: Amazon.co.uk: Black Friday Deals Week 2012

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    if you order promptly, it will get here in time...

    ThinkGeek :: 2012 Holiday Gift Center

    i particularlylike this:

    Electric DeLorean DMCEV - buy at Firebox.com

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    Here's one. Aldi are to do a Tape-MP3 converter pack for £12.99. I know plenty of people with lots of tapes you can't get any more who would like one of these
    ALDI - Sunday Special Buys 25th November 2012
    (OK, so it's a cheap Walkman with a USB socket!)

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    Kindle Fire at £99 Kindle Fire: Amazon.com's #1 best-seller, now even better

    Part of the Black Friday sale already mentioned.

    Guess who bought one from Argos at £129 last week?

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