And it's true. These are two of Christmas 2012's most ubiquitous themes (and possibly Christmas 2011's too). What are your festive gift hates this year?
|If you are not fed up with tache overload, get this one on (oh the irony) Amazon|
|If owls are still doing it for you, this one is from West Elm|
But my gift phobia this year is directed towards the trend for twee personalisation. If my special friend expressed his yuletide love for me via the medium of one of these...
Not on the High Street, along with a bounty of other personalisable items.
What's getting your back up as you embrace festive consumerism – or, more positively, what is the best gift or type of gift you've seen?