Are you looking for an original gift but don’t know where to start? With Christmas almost upon us, again we are faced with the eternal dilemma: what to get for our loved ones. Choosing an original gift for someone can be hard and take a lot of time, and in a lot of cases involve very long queues…
Today we are going to offer you a different solution: AliExpress! Not only does it offer an incredible amount of products for every kind of person, it is also super cheap and easy to use. So if you forgot to do your Christmas shopping earlier, it’s someone’s birthday soon and you still don’t have any idea what to get them or you simply want to surprise someone and don’t know how, don’t worry: take a look around AliExpress and find all kinds of cheap and original gifts. They are going to love your gifts… and best part of all, you won’t have to break the bank!
Gift ideas for everybody in AliExpress
If you are one of those people that has trouble finding the perfect gift, in AliExpress you can find a wide catalog of gifts for every occasion and person: gifts for women (like and elegant dress, beauty products, a book), for men (electronics, cheap phones and watches, or Nike sneakers), for grooms or weddings (home appliances, furniture or home decoration), for Valentine’s Day (animated cards, picture frames, etc.), for friends, birthdays… you can even find gifts for pets!
We can spend all day listing the things you can find, but you might be better off if you take a look yourself. As you can see, products are sorted in sections and categories so it’s very easy to find everything. Also, a lot of shops offer free shipping in less than 72 hours.
If you are looking for more specific ideas, our advice is that you look at our blog, we have loads of specific articles for products as well as advice on how to get the best deal and ensure you make a safe purchase.
The best shops to get original gifts
Here are some of the top rated shops in AliExpress. The shops are very big and offer all kinds of products, perfect to find all sorts of gifts!
Shenzhen Tomtop Technology Co., Ltd. (4 crowns): this is one of the best known electronic shops in AliExpress. You can find an endless amount of cheap electronic products perfect for any gift, they have cameras, phones, televisions, headphones, car accessories, etc.
Fancyqube Fashion store (4 crowns): this is the perfect store to find gifts for women and children. They have all kinds of things, from clothes, to beauty products, stuffed animals, gift cards, etc.
HitTime China-Wholesale Co. Ltd (3 crowns): this is another example of a Chinese macrostore with all kinds of products for everyone.
Advice on shopping in AliExpress
We suggested some shops, but if you have a clear idea on what you want to get, the best thing to do is to type in the key words in the AliExpress search tab and take a look at the different shops.
To know if an AliExpress shop is trustworthy or not, make sure you pay attention to these 3 things:
- The shop’s reputation: AliExpress rates all its shops based on their safety, reliability and customer satisfactions. If it has at least 1 diamond, you can be sure the shop is completely trustworthy 🙂
- Customer reviews and ratings: this is the easiest way to know what to expect.
- Antiquity and number of sales.
AliExpress also offers the possibility of contacting the seller directly. They’ll be able to settle any doubts you may have and give you all the necessary information about a product.