From tropical lighting to trinket trays, we've rounded up our top 10 secret Santa gift ideas for your interior-loving friends.

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Looking for the perfect secret Santa present for someone who's obsessed with interiors? Then you need to check out our top 10 budget-friendly gifts to surprise your friend with a stunning homeware item that suits all tastes and decorating schemes.

Quirky cactus trinket tray

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Know someone who's a firm advocate of the trend for bringing the outside in? Then this cactus trinket tray, £8, is ideal for helping them make an exotic and stylish statement - plus, it's a quirky way to bring succulents into their home.

Adorable handpainted bird ornaments

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If the recipient of your gift loves wildlife and nature as much as they love interiors, they'll love these hand painted birdies, £14 each, Sarah Campbell Designs.

Each bird is uniquely painted by Sarah, so spots and patterns will vary. With soft grey plumage, speckled chests and bright beaks, we fail to see how anyone could not find them totally adorable?

Glittery leopard print bauble

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From snake print shirts to zebra patterned cushions, 2018 has been the year that animal markings have dominated the fashion and interiors industries - and Christmas decorations are not off limits.

Help your friend add a quirky touch to their Christmas tree this year with this matt gold leopard print bauble, £3.75, The Contemporary Home. After all, 'tis the season to bring out your wildside.

Warm and welcoming red berry heart wreath

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Want to surprise your friend with something super sweet this Christmas? Why not treat them to this stunning red berry rattan heart wreath, £12, Homebase. It's the perfect addition to any front door and will warmly welcome their friends and family over the festive period.

Totally tropical pineapple lights

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Do you know someone who can't get enough of tropical home accessories? Then look no further than these funky pineapple lights, 10pk for £5, Poundland. They're great for alternative Christmas tree lighting and can also be used all year round, to recreate those balmy summer evenings in at home.

Twinkling copper star dome

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Interiors-lovers will adore this twinkling copper star dome, £12, B&Q, as lit-up decorations will add a magical glow to any scheme. If you choose to buy this for your friend, give them this tip (after you've swapped presents, of course): using a lit glass cloche or ornament as a centrepiece, style it up by nestling among real ivy and eucalytus for a fresh and festive finishing touch. 

Wooden hanging clock

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This wooden hanging clock, £8, avaliable in store, Primark, is ideal for those who are fans of understated, minimalist chic interiors. This clock is so versatile, your giftee will be able to hang it in any room, from their living room to kitchen.

Silver star candleholder

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Does your giftee like to create a little ambiance in their home? Then you should consider purchasing this star tealight holder, £12, Sainsbury's Home, for them. It will help them relax and unwind after a long winter's day, and it adds charm to any room over the festive season and beyond.

'Prosecco Made Me Do It' mug

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If you're looking for a gift that's a little more tongue-in-cheek, this Prosecco Made Me Do It mug, £9.50, White Stuff, is a fabulous choice. Not only will it make your giftee giggle with every sip of their tea, but it's a stylish addition to their mug tree.

Trapped glitter bauble lights

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If Christmas is your giftee's favourite time of the year, why not surprise them with these stunning trapped glitter bauble lights, £10, Marks and Spencer. They will add elegance to their tree and spread festive cheer around their entire home.


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