It’s officially December this weekend and that means Tuesday is now the new Friday, as Christmas jollies take over every night of the week - and there's an abundance of Elton everywhere.
And with December comes gifts. A veritable minefield to ensure you find the perfect presents for your pals. But fear not... we’ve got you covered with our round up of the best gifts, whatever your budget.
Avoid Oxford Street altogether and check out our slightly boozy Christmas gift guide…
SECRET SANTA (under £20)
For that person that LOVES a G&T in the most extravagant glass possible - why not add a garnish mist from the gin-ious team at Silent Pool, available in three flavours, including a special Christmas one. £10 each.
Cactus Shot Glasses
That colleague who always hollers for shots deserves a quirky vessel to drink them from at the Christmas party. These little treasures hit the spot. £18 for four.
Lightening Bolt Bottle Opener
Because you're bound to know someone who loves both Ziggy and beer right? £12.50
Cocktail F.I.Z.Z. Set
Like a Vitamin C tablet - but probably more fun - this is a way to jazz up bubbles that aren't Champagne or liven up Christmas drinks for someone who's laying off the sauce. £15 for three.
THE ONE YOU WANNA SHARE
A whole stocking filled with gin-related goodies, great for anyone who likes... err - gin. Prices from £27
Christmas Eve just got a whole lot tastier! The best way to share Christmas with your go-to cocktail drinking buddy. £34.95
Christmas Malt Whisky
For the whisky lover, a one-off super duper Speyside single malt should suffice. £74.95
30 & 40 Double Jus (Aperitif-de-Normandie)
Something apple based and absolutely delicious for the person who's drinks cart currently resembles a top London cocktail bar. £31.95
They're rude and extravagant, and we know you'll know at least one person who would absolutely love these. £88
Mixtin Stirring Tin
Impress the budding bartender in your life with this swanky tin mixing glass and hope they make you a martini. £52.25
Instant Ice Ball Maker
Probably the most rock star of gifts on the list, it comes in gold, uses thermal conductivity to make perfect ice spheres in seconds, so is great for anyone that likes being keewl. £143.99
Japanese Nikka Whisky Hamper
A unique and gorgeous present for someone who loves their world whisky. £145
Gin Blending Masterclass
A hands-on pressie for someone who has always wanted to make gin, where they'll get to drink cocktails, blend gin then label and wax it. £80
Rum Making Experience
Perfect for the swashbuckling pirate in your life.... embark on a voyage of rum discovery, experiment with flavours and design your very own bottle of rum to take home. From £70
AND FOR THE PERSON WHO HAS EVERYTHING
Club Tropicana Wham Shorts Sharer
Because who else’s pants would you rather share a drink out of? Yaaaaaas George! £25