Early Christmas shopping alert: Find the best holiday gifts for all the important people in your life

Here are thoughtful gift ideas for your family, friends, and other loved ones this holiday season


Can you feel the holiday mood in the air already? With Christmas just around the corner, it’s time for you to start preparing for one of the season’s highlights: the exchanging of gifts. If you’re still searching for thoughtful presents that your loved ones will appreciate, here is a round-up of ideas that will surely warm their hearts!

A pampering session for mom

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Let your mom sit back, relax, and feel like a queen this holiday season with a rejuvenating Anti-wrinkle Facial from Surgilight, which gives her skin the ample TLC it deserves. By targeting fine lines and wrinkles, this beauty treatment produces clearer and brighter skin with a youthful glow. As a bonus, you can also get a free regular facial within two weeks of availing of Surgilight’s Anti-wrinkle Facial —a perfect extension for mom’s holiday pampering session!

Book a session of Surgilight’s Anti-wrinkle Facial with Free Regular Facial for only P490 at select SM Malls until December 31. 

Something dapper for dad 

For dads who value practicality, cool clothes that can be worn anywhere on any occasion are the perfect Christmas gifts. Available for only P1,999 at Giordano, the Men’s Classic Man Shirt combines comfort with a versatile and timeless style that’ll make your dad look effortlessly dapper whether he’s going to the office or hanging out with his buddies. Score this dad-approved fashion find now at Giordano stores in SM Malls nationwide.

A couple’s gift for your special someone 

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Looking for a unique couple’s item to exchange with your partner for Christmas? Keep it lowkey and nifty by getting the Apple Watch Series 9 in matching styles for yourself and your special someone! This sleek wearable keeps both of you connected through calls and texts anytime, anywhere and allows you to enjoy cool features like a brighter display, health monitors, and double-tap gesture control.

Get an Apple Watch Series 9 41mm GPS version for P27,150 (or P1,346 per month for 24 months) or upsize to the 45mm GPS version for P29,090 (or P1,442 per month for 24 months) at Timeline in SM City Baliwag, SM City Cabanatuan, SM City Marilao, and SM City Tarlac.

Something cool and practical for your siblings

The Pacsafe Stylesafe Anti-theft Crossbody Bag is an excellent gift for siblings of all ages. Whether they go to school or commute to work, this compact crossbody bag keeps your siblings’ belongings safe with its smart security and cut-resistant materials. It also has an RFID-blocking pocket that serves as a safe space for IDs when traveling. Aside from these safety features, the spacious Pacsafe bag has hidden pockets and a main compartment that can fit all your siblings’ daily essentials, including tablets up to 11 inches. 

Get the Pacsafe Stylesafe Anti-theft Crossbody Bag in Black, Kombu Green, Mocha, and Navy colors for P5,290 in Urbanize in select SM branches nationwide.

A fun treat for the kids 


Level up your Christmas gift for the kiddos by taking them to Tom’s World for a day of active play! Enjoy various rides and arcade games that let the kids have fun, test their skills, and even win prizes, such as classic claw machines, Hot Shot basketball game, and the latest Just Dance installment. 

Until March 31, you can get 33 free tokens when you purchase 50 tokens at all Tom’s World branches in SM Malls for more fun and adventure—so make sure to bring the kids for the holidays! To enjoy this deal, visit the SM Deals website and click the “Redeem deal” button. This redirects you to the SM Malls Online app, where registered users can swipe the deal coupon once in-store. 

Fashionable essentials for friends 

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Eyeglasses—whether prescription or shades—are daily essentials for most of us. As Christmas gifts for your friends, you can add a personal touch and make it more thoughtful by choosing a pair that fits their needs and personal style. At Executive Optical, you can find a variety of premium quality and fashionable prescription eyeglasses with free multicoated lenses and OOTD-worthy sunglasses for daily use. 

Enjoy 50% off on select frames and sunglasses exclusively distributed by Executive Optical from November 14 to December 31 at SM Malls nationwide. Check SM Deals for complete info on how to redeem this promo.

Something yummy for your furbaby 

Our furbabies are family, too, and for Christmas, they deserve a yummy treat like the Pet Plus Munch and Treats Rawhide-Free Dog Chew. Perfect for small breeds, these bite-sized goodies have a delicious milk flavor that your furbabies will surely love. They are also 100% digestible and contain minimal fat for your dog’s health and premium dental care. 

Get the Pet Plus Munch and Treats Rawhide-Free Dog Chew for only P89.75 at Ace Hardware in SM branches nationwide.

Start your early Christmas shopping now and find the best gifts for your loved ones at SM Malls nationwide. Check SM Deals for more exclusive promos and discounts to celebrate the holidays. 


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