Cool But Affordable Christmas Gifts for Roommates

Information verified correct on October 26th, 2016

Trust us, you don't have to spend a fortune.

Christmas is well and truly creeping up, so it’s time to think about all the gift shopping you have to do. You know what to get mum and dad. Your siblings are covered too. But what about your roommate? The person you come home to every day. The person you share beers with, cook with and confide in.

You’ll want to get them a little something, but you can’t exactly spend a fortune. Never fear, we’ve got you covered. Here are over 20 quirky and cool gifts you can snag without spending all your cash.

Retailers that will deliver before Christmas

  • The Iconic - Next day delivery for metro areas.
  • David Jones - Offer click and collect until Christmas Eve.
  • SurfStitch - Next day delivery in metro areas.
  • Priceline - Express delivery option delivers in 1 - 2 days (except WA).
  • - Overnight shipping. Last Christmas orders must be placed by 22nd Dec at 3pm AEST.

Best places to shop for your roommates

Urban Outfitters
Urban Outfitters
General Pants
General Pants
Princess Polly
Princess Polly
Dan Murphy's
Dan Murphy's

Experience gifts for your roommates

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Mia Steiber

Mia Steiber is a journalist at with a serious shopping habit and an addiction to gold jewellery. Her talents include tracking down one-off or almost sold out pieces and knowing the sizing charts for just about every brand.

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