Our ultimate guide for personalised Christmas gift ideas

By Bonusprint on 25 October 2023

Still looking for inspiration for your Christmas gifts? If you want to show your loved ones how much you care, why not give something personal? Check out our Christmas gift guide and discover lots of unique photo gift ideas – from photo books to personalised calendars.

Tired of giving scarves, sweets or socks? Surprise your loved ones with something special this year and create personalised Christmas gifts they’ll love. With bonusprint, you can design unique photo gifts for all the special people in your life, from parents to colleagues and partners to friends. They’re guaranteed to leave a big impression.

To help you find the perfect present, we have collected some Christmas gift ideas that offer something for everyone. Whether you want to go for big gestures or small tokens, we’ve got some creative photo gifts up our sleeves that will definitely hit the mark.

A photo book as a collection of memories

Capture all the moments, big and small, that make up your story in a photo book for a truly memorable gift. Whether in XL format for mum and dad or pocket-sized for your bestie, it is guaranteed to bring a smile to their faces – and perhaps a little tear of joy. It makes a perfect personalised Christmas gift for browsing, reminiscing and reliving all those beautiful moments together.

With lots of options to get creative, you can fill it to the brim with happy memories and adventures. Pick a theme from our predesigned templates to tell your love story, celebrate a special occasion or document the highlights of the year. Or simply collect your best family shots in one place and take a trip down memory lane. With little notes, dates or funny quotes you can add the finishing touches to your book.

Top tip for a wonderful surprise: For some delighted “oohs” and “ahhs”, digitalise some old photos they haven’t seen in a while and include them in your book.

Personalised wall art for stand-out moments

Do you have a favourite moment with your loved ones that you’d like to celebrate? High-quality wall art is the perfect way to put your highlights in the spotlight. Your wedding picture, the joyful day on the beach or the little one’s first smile – create personalised gifts for Christmas that are sure to stand out. And if you have too many moments to choose from, why not design a collage of your best adventures together?

Choose from a range of different formats, frames and materials to display your snapshots. What will it be, a cosy canvas with a family photo for the grandparents or a trendy aluminium print for dad to showcase his favourite holiday pic? Decide which material suits your photo best and turn your memories into eye-catchers for Christmas.

Photo calendars for smiles all year round

A personalised calendar is a great way to bring joy to your loved ones throughout the year. It lets them look back at their favourite moments and look forward to new adventures, with plenty of space to keep track of important dates. Fill it with your best photos, from summer snaps to pet pics, and surprise them with a new memory every month.

There are a variety of calendar options and designs to choose from. A wall calendar adds a personal touch to their kitchen, hallway or bedroom and keeps all their highlights and events in one spot. Or how about a desk calendar as a more flexible and compact alternative that can fit in any room? But no matter where it is placed, a calendar is a beautiful personalised photo Christmas gift that will keep them smiling all year round.

Custom mugs for cheery mornings

If you’re looking for small but meaningful Christmas photo gifts, personalised mugs are always a great choice. They’re perfect little gifts for your favourite people, from family members to coworkers. And the best thing: they’re super easy to create on the go. Simply add your photo and a funny or inspiring message and you’re done. If you want to make your present even more creative, you can also create your own Christmas wrapping.

For a pop of colour, check out our mugs with a colourful interior and match them to the picture on the front. Opt for our standard white option If you prefer a more classic look. Our mugs can be as minimalist or as flashy as you want them to be and make a versatile gift. Make those early mornings extra special and brighten your loved ones’ day with every hot brew.

Seasonal greetings with a Christmas card

Sometimes it doesn’t have to be anything grand. A personalised card is a thoughtful Christmas gift idea to let someone know you’re thinking of them. With numerous festive designs ranging from elegant to whimsical and everything in between, you are sure to find a suitable option. Add your own photos to make it even more personal and explore lots of creative options to design your perfect Christmas card – all in just a few clicks.

If you have friends or relatives that live far away, sending them a card is a wonderful way to show your love. Not sure what to write in your card? Don’t worry, we have a few tips here to help you out.

Make this holiday season unforgettable and celebrate Christmas with personalised gifts for all the special people in your life. No matter if it’s a big, joyful canvas or a small, thoughtful card – a photo gift is always sure to make an impression. Browse through our range of Christmas gift ideas and find your perfect present.