Christmas Time always seems to sneak up out of nowhere. So here are some tips as to why it’s never too early to start your Christmas preparations.
1) Make a list of people you need to buy for & decide on a budget for these gifts.
Set a price limit per person before shopping to avoid surprises once you’re in the store. Also, decide on a spending limit for each family member or friend so that you don’t go overboard and spend more than what’s appropriate. With the Fragrance Gift Bundles, these gifts are the perfect way to spoil you loved one on a budget.
2) Get gift cards early.
If you’re going to give out gift cards, there’s no reason you can’t start picking those up in the fall. Grabbing one or two a month will be easier on your budget also.
3) Sort through all décor .
Donate pieces you no longer like, get rid of this broken, and make a list of anything you might need. Getting your décor early is not only a good “plan ahead move” but when the time comes to decorate, it is not a stressful time. Our beautiful Table Runners, would take your festive table up a notch.
4) Plan your baking.
Are you a crazy cookie machine during the holidays? Create your baking strategy now. Find your recipes and make your shopping list. Most cookies freeze well, giving you the perfect opportunity to start well ahead of time.
5) Plan for food.
Create a meal plan for all meals. Decide what diet requirements are before shopping to make sure everyone’s meals will be suitable during the holiday season.
6) Wrap early.
If you’re wrapping a lot of gifts, do it early so that you have time to get creative! Also, save yourself some money because gift wrappers can be expensive.
7) Prepare your house.
Is there anything around the house that needs to be cleaned or repaired before Christmas? Now is the time to do those things so that everything will be nice and clean for them when guests come. Our All Purpose will do the job.
8) Get everything from online retailers beforehand.
Check out what’s on sale now to save some money and get your deliveries ahead of time. Order online – to view our special click here
9) Enjoy every moment.
Between holiday parties, school functions like concerts and plays, things might feel like a rush during the festive season, using these tips to stay organised will help you save money, but also give you the freedom to enjoy this festive season with loved ones.