At the busiest and most exciting time of year, it’s easy to forget those vital Christmas bits. While trying to find everything on your loved ones’ Christmas wishlists (and making your own) it’s always the Christmas essentials that often get overlooked. That’s why we’ve put together this handy list of Christmas essentials to help you get sorted in time and make your home feel fantastically festive.

Whether you’re looking to string up some lights, display the perfect wreath or decorate your tree, we’ve got everything you need, as well some festive ideas on how to make the mammoth tasking of wrapping presents that much easier this year.

Here’s a quick-fire list of the essentials you’ll need to make your festive preparations a piece of cake:

Christmas lights

Large Gutter Hooks 10 Pack – £1 – Make lighting up the outside of the house stress free this year.
Rope Light Hooks 20 Pack – £1 – Create a tidy finish to your decorations.
Outdoor Extension Lead 15 Metres – £20.00 – Never run short of cable again.
Cable Clips 20 Pack – £0.85 – Keep all your cables tidy and out of sight.

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Decorating your tree and home

Suction Cups 10 Pack – £1 – Hang up decorations with ease.
ScentSicles Scented Sticks – £6 – Instantly make artificial trees and wreaths smell fresh cut!
Batteries – from £0.50 – Power those decorations and toys on Christmas morning.
24h Timer Switch – £3 – Save energy and stay safe by timing when your indoor or outdoor light displays turn on and off.

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Wreaths

Giant Suction Cups 2 Pack – £1 – No more struggling with nails or hammers this year.
Metal Wreath Hanger – £1.70 – Hang on your door for instant decoration satisfaction.
Command Damage-free Hanging Hooks 2 Pack – £3 – Say ‘so long’ to ruining wall paint with these super-handy hanging hooks – a great alternative to pins.
Decorative Snow Spray – £2 – Add some instant winter glamour to any wreath with this snow spray.

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Wrap

Tape – from £1 – Try our tape with a dispenser to help you whizz through the mountain of present wrapping.
Jute String Twin Pack – £1 – For string that will co-ordinate with almost every kind of paper, look no further.
Sticky Gift Labels – £1 – Speed through labelling up presents.
Soft Touch Scissors – £2.50 – These scissors come with soft grips to make cutting more comfortable.

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For even more Christmas inspiration, shop our full Christmas range at wilko.com

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