Finding the ideal Christmas gift for a woman can be difficult at the best of times and seem impossible at others.
What do you buy the woman who has everything? How do I avoid going over budget? Do I go all-out or keep it subtle? What if I hardly know her?
To make your life easier, House of Fraser has put together a list of the most popular gifts for her for Christmas 2016.
With something for all tastes and budgets, your family member, friend or office secret Santa recipient can receive the gift they deserve this year.
Linea ceramic tray - £12
Dressing tables no longer need to be a dumping ground and jewellery will no longer get lost thanks to this ceramic tray, which can keep all her trinkets in one place. It comes in two different designs and the option to accompany with an elephant ring holder (sold separately).
Therapy Polar Bear travel set - £18
Long journeys don’t have to be uncomfortable with this travel set, which includes a range of items to add an extra cosy dimension to plane, train and automobile trips. The travel pillow provides head and neck support, the eye mask blocks out visual disturbances, and extra soft socks provide another layer of warmth for the whole trip.
Charbonnel et Walker pink champagne truffles - £13.50
No Christmas is complete without chocolate, and these pink champagne truffles offer something different from the usual selection box fare. Featuring milk chocolate, butter, a Marc de Champagne centre and a light dusting of icing sugar, they’re the perfect festive treat.
Clarins Super Restorative set - £70
Three of Clarins’ ever-popular products have been brought together for this luxury set, which is part of the replenishing and plumping range. Presented in a unique washbag and suitable for all skin types, the Super Restorative Day Cream 50ml, Super Restorative Decollete and Neck Concentrate 15ml and Super Restorative Night Cream 15ml help to restore and replenish skin and provide lasting vitality.
Marc Jacobs Divine Decadence set - £75
This striking set almost looks as good as it smells, with a distinctive bottle that resembles a clutch purse and truly evokes distinction. Combining champagne, orange blossom and bergamot, it is designed to charm and dazzle at the same time. This set comes with 50ml eau de parfum and a 75ml body lotion to accentuate the fragrance.
Laura Mercier Brush It On Luxe Brush Collection - £70
Gone are the days of hunting for the right makeup brush with this six-piece set, which provides all the tools needed for the perfect look. Sculpt, highlight, contour and define with a Cheek Colour Brush, Secret Camouflage Brush, All Over Eye Colour Brush, Eye Crease Brush, Flat Eyeliner Brush and Ponytail Brush, all wrapped in a portable set.
Vivienne Westwood gold envelope clutch bag - £115
The queen of British fashion has added a beautiful new clutch purse to her collection, which will help to complement many a festive outfit. The simple style resembles an envelope, while the pale gold colour has echoes of Christmas, with an understatement that means it can be used well into the autumn/winter season and beyond.
Helen Moore Vixen faux fur scarf - £125
This distinctive multi-coloured scarf can help to keep the cold at bay while also making a fashion statement. Made from ethical faux fur, this long scarf can complement both long and short coats and can be teamed with a range of colours to provide the best of both worlds this winter.
Radley Millbank red multiway bag - £169
The classic Radley handbag makes a return with this leather multiway, in a crimson red design that touches on festive themes. Perfect on-the-shoulder or as a carry bag for transporting heavier items on journeys, this 100 per cent leather accessory looks and feels the part and is sure to put a smile on her face on Christmas morning.
House of Fraser has a range of Christmas gifts to suit people of all tastes and budgets of all sizes. For ideas and to find out more about the most popular festive gifts in 2016, visit www.houseoffraser.co.uk.