Remove the Kringle from the wax bag, remove plastic sheet and remove from plastic tray. It should’ve made me happy because I had asked for that album as a gift, but the entire album was recorded on a blank cassette tape and was basically pirated. For the twist: a shirt you’ve outgrown, or a coffee maker which is still in its original packaging. Something that you received but hasn’t used 27. It should’ve made me happy because I had asked for that album as a gift, but the entire album was recorded on a blank cassette tape and was basically pirated. Although in rare moments, a picture frame isn’t so bad. It’s a default to wish to just go back to simpler times when all we could think of was how are we going to make it at home from school before our fave cartoons start. And that’s not the worst part. This can be a DVD of a teleserye that aired in that decade, or an iconic album. And for the bravest of souls: a framed picture of the one that got away. Examples: Puto mix. A packet of monggo beans if you’re short on money after all those other “somethings.”. But he had thrown in tracks by another Pinoy band, Alamid, because there was space on the B side, so that’s a plus, I guess.” –, “At a grade school Kris Kringle, the class had set a limit of P50. Won’t your manito or manita be happy to receive free food? Weird thing is, I still have it today.” –Molly, 24, “Back in high school, somebody gave me a flower vase. The courtroom was packed Wednesday as the defense mounted its evidence that Kris Kringle was who he said he was: Santa Claus. I had to put on a fake smile and say an enthusiastic thanks anyway.” –Nikki, 23, The gifts that come in deceptive packaging…, “When I was in first grade in 2001, I asked for a cell phone from my Secret Santa. Need an alternative to “something funny”? 'She got me a Hello Kitty wallet. When I was 12, my, “I got a sequined head elastic with a giant fake jewel and a big feather in the middle. Examples: Succulents and cacti. People who love DIY will look forward to this one! I went home crying, and my Nanay feared that someone had bullied me. And rosy-cheeked Kris Kringle having a death wish has gotta put a damper on the Christmas Spirit. 2 – Put all your names on small pieces of paper and put in into a box or a bowl, mix it up well and then each one must take turn in picking a name out of the box. She gave me a Hello Kitty wallet. Another, it was broken. This trend continued until I was already working. The legend of Santa Claus begins with a Christian monk named Nicholas who was born around 280 A.D. in what is now Turkey. Guess what I got? Fish, birds, and insects are also welcome, as long as they won’t make a mess of your office! Some fun things I have planned during Kris Kringle sewalong are - A tutorial for bias tape pom-poms above the Santa hats (instead of piecing them), an … It looked exactly like something a Mardi Gras dancer would wear. It was so fake, the logo was unrecognizable.” –, “In the '90s, a Secret Santa gave me the second album of the Pinoy band The Youth. The limit was P200, and I told my Secret Santa to just get me anything and that I’m not hard to please. For one, it didn't look new. It made me want to give better gifts to people from then on.”  –, “In high school, I got a picture frame with a mirror. Pocket tissue. Examples: Your favorite chocolate. For 10 years, Ciampi has worked on “Kris Kringle,” preparing for the annual holiday production along with a full cast and crew of actors, designers and stage hands at venues like the Javits Center and Town Hall in New York City, as well as The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. As in sobrang laki niya, hindi mo magagamit pangsuklay sa totoong buhay. It’s time to support the talent of Filipinos and local businesses. For one, it didn't look new. To qualify, the gift has to be designed to be twisty–tangled earphones don’t count! Flour, which can become baked goods or breading for a fried dish. For storage, Kringle freezes well. When I was 12, my lola, who was in her 70s at the time, was the one who picked out my name. Something edible and useful. “Mahaba buhok ko noong elementary, and my Secret Santa gave me a comically large green comb. I received two Good Morning towels, plus change from what wasn’t spent from the P50 budget.” –, “Worst Kris Kringle gift I’ve received would have to be a box of condoms. In high school, I received one for Kris Kringle; it was a little swinging bench with two people seated on it. The season of gifts, giving… and crap gift-giving. I received two Good Morning towels, plus change from what wasn’t spent from the P50 budget.” –Miyabi, 23, The gifts that are not quite appropriate for a Kris Kringle…, “At a barkada Kris Kringle in college, I received a Winnie the Pooh stuffed toy, with Winnie holding what appeared to be a pot of honey. Homemade cookies. A bit of research will really help with this Kris Kringle theme! Give your colleagues the freedom to decide. This holiday season, Kris Kringle The Musical has created something wholly unique that will bring the magic of the boy who sees toys in the stars to … Examples: A cheap mug shaped like a toilet bowl. We round up 30 fun gifts all priced at P150 and below, from cute stuff to long and sticky items, and more.. Tip No. Nanay had to buy me something to make me feel better.” –Amoree, 28. “I think I take the cake when it comes to worst Kris Kringle gift received because since high school, I haven’t received any at all, save for one picture frame that turned out to be broken. With this Kris Kringle gift idea, you can all pretend that the Mulawin sneaked by your office for the holidays and left feathers on the floor. Whether it requires assembly, calculation, or some extra thought, . Except Sundays.” –, “I got a handkerchief set. I had to put on a fake smile and say an enthusiastic thanks anyway.” –, “When I was in first grade in 2001, I asked for a cell phone from my Secret Santa, “Back when Giordano Classics was huge in the '90s, a classmate gave me a knockoff Giordano wallet. A handmade friendship bracelet straight out of the 90s. Our group had a wish list so I had to look for something specific, but I put in the effort to make sure I found what my, “This was at a class Kris Kringle in college. It made me want to give better gifts to people from then on.”  –Jam, 24, “In high school, I got a picture frame with a mirror. During the gift exchange, a friend handed over a crisp P1,000 bill and said, ‘Sorry, I was so busy kasi.’” –Dane, 29, “This was at a class Kris Kringle in college. Seems easy at first, but the gift hunt could be a challenge. Something hand-made 26. That’s it. Here’s a list of 15 “something” ideas that can help make this year’s Kris Kringle one of a kind. Examples: A broom with a matching dustpan. This week our theme is “Something … A poster of your favorite celebrity. Watching these stop-motion films from your childhood is the only thing that makes you feel alive anymore. With no flowers. Budget: 48php for 3 Churros and a chocolate dip. I got one tiny hotel shampoo bottle.” –, “I spent a whole weekend looking for a gift for my Kris Kringle. You can also grab the chance to support local businesses or raise awareness of a particular indigenous people. Examples: Snickers and other American candy bars. A huge angel figurine.” –Pam, 33, “I hated receiving figurines when I was younger. A Nerf gun or a stroller (Ika-6 Na Utos). At the end of the day, a crap gift is still better than no gift. Quoting an iconic ice cream commercial, saan aabot ang bente pesos mo? In Disney+’s holiday comedy “Noelle,” Kris Kringle’s daughter is full of Christmas spirit and holiday fun, but wishes she could do something “important” like her beloved brother Nick, who will take over for their father this Christmas. Examples: Feathers (Mulawin). I think I’m cursed when it comes to Kris Kringles.” –Ryan Paul, 25. It was a little plastic plant inside a glass case. Remember how happy you were to get Snickers or M&M’s from balikbayan relatives as a child? Many observe Kris Kringle 12 days before Christmas, while others have it earlier in the month of November. Kristin Netzband (Mrs. Claus) & Mack Shirilla in KRIS KRINGLE THE MUSICAL. A robot model kit. I don’t look like a boy naman ah, and I don’t think I ever gave off the vibe that I was batting for the other team, either. Something for private use 22. When you subscribe you'll receive a discount code to use toward the pattern too! Examples: A bag of Iced Gems. The iSensey team are pretty sure that you and friends can think of more creative and awesome gifting … Silly Bandz(2000s). Our group had a wish list so I had to look for something specific, but I put in the effort to make sure I found what my monita wanted. TRUTH: People still manage to eff up gift-giving even when there’s a wish list involved. How to play: Each person pulls a name from a hat to determine who they are giving a gift to. Examples: A My Husband’s Lover DVD (2010s). I was 14. Or that the four Sang’gres from Encantadia agreed to place the four brilyantes on your boss’ desk. I kind of want to know what was going through the gift-giver’s head when she was wrapping that gift.” –Laura, 31, “I’ll never forget one gift in the third grade. You can buy … I had a feeling he just rummaged through his drawer of random objects; I’m pretty sure those were there for a really long time.” –Baian, 27, The gifts that make you wonder if the gift-giver even knows you at all…, “The gift wasn’t bad per se, but it was the worst for me because I received one of those gift boxes that include lotion, cologne, and body wash—all meant for men. Something memorable. A plush pillow shaped like a poop emoji. I have no problems with being given a box of condoms since I’m pro-choice and all that, but these were expired condoms. Something Strange – voodoo dolls. Soup mix. A friend at the same party told me that he had actually given my Secret Santa that same handkerchief set as a gift just minutes earlier, which he then passed on to me.” –Joriben, 31. On the day of the Kris Kringle, he didn’t give me anything; he just whipped out P200 in cash. I remember I had a sad look on my face when I opened it. Enjoyed reading this article? I’m a guy.” –BJ, 36. But he had thrown in tracks by another Pinoy band, Alamid, because there was space on the B side, so that’s a plus, I guess.” –Miko, 36, “At a grade school Kris Kringle, the class had set a limit of P50. Something Big. I remember I had a sad look on my face when I opened it. I had no need for a flower vase.” –, “A fancy scented candle when I was in the fourth grade. I get it. Everyone else in the group was happy because they got what they wanted, except for me with my shell bracelet. I don’t even wear bracelets.” –, “I received an unlined notepad and a pen. Imagine the look of pure happiness on your manito or manita’s face when they open your gift and have flashbacks to simpler days. A red, yellow, green, or blue glass bead (Encantadia). A 3D puzzle that forms either a train or a dinosaur. Mas okay na raw ‘yung frame kaysa doon sa suklay.” –Glaiza, 31. T… If a warm Kringle is desired, place in a 350 degree oven for 3 1/2 minutes. Something girly but can be used by boys. Something wet and shiny. Something fun. My Secret Santa gave me one of those blank cassette tapes which cost a fraction of the minimum.” –, “I had asked my Secret Santa for a specific book so that she wouldn’t have a hard time picking out a gift for me. Something sticky and useful. On the day of the Kris Kringle, he didn’t give me anything; he just whipped out P200 in cash. The crossword clue possible answer is available in 5 letters.This answers first … “This was back in the '90s. The theme isn’t the problem. Something Nostalgic. Noelle. Is it gross? I don’t even wear bracelets.” –Liza, 25, There are the gifts that lack imagination…, “I received an unlined notepad and a pen. A book of riddles. Due to the health crisis, please allow for additional delivery time. Korean face masks for female friends. A knitted scarf. A plunger. This year, though, the … Something soft and sticky. So I went home with a new hanky to use for each day of the week. All together, now: “I love my manito, yes I do…”. This trend continued until I was already working. Dutch Kris Kringle. A joker card (Meteor Garden (2018)) or a red card (Meteor Garden (2001)). A lightweight foldable chair. A laundry basket. I’m sorry, I am, but I think you’ll agree with me if you just let me make my case. The only catch is that they still have to put it together themselves. A Rubik’s cube. (SPOT.ph) It’s that time of the year again: Secret Santa, Monito Monita, Kris Kringle, "exchange gift. I was 14. I noticed that there was a hole at the top of the pot, and … Kris Kringle is also exchanging of gifts but only for fun. I think I’m cursed when it comes to Kris Kringles.” –. When she handed me her gift, it turned out to be a shell bracelet. I had said that I wanted to receive a cassette of an album by one of my favorite bands, which was just right for the P100 minimum amount. Everyone appreciates something that they can use in their day-to-day lives. Everyone else in the group was happy because they got what they wanted, except for me with my shell bracelet. In high school, I received one for Kris Kringle; it was a little swinging bench with two people seated on it. Something trending in Twitter 23. I kind of want to know what was going through the gift-giver’s head when she was wrapping that gift.” –, “I’ll never forget one gift in the third grade. My next sewalong is for the Kris Kringle Quilt! Something embarrassing to carry in public 21. You’ve probably first encountered the monito-monita tradition during your school days, and it now lives on in your office Christmas parties or annual family reunions. This is probably not the first time your colleagues have joined this Christmas tradition. For one, toys that “grow” by soaking up water fit right into this category. A plant might be the first gift that comes to mind, but there are countless other options, especially for colleagues who lack green thumbs. Examples: A jigsaw puzzle. Try to find something that your manito or manita can solve in under an hour unless you’re sure that they’re up for a challenge! A bookmark. In Disney+’s holiday comedy “Noelle,” Kris Kringle’s daughter is full of Christmas spirit and holiday fun, but wishes she could do something “important” like her beloved brother Nick, who will take over for their father this Christmas. Hopefully you’ve provided a suggestion or two to your organiser and you’ll get something half decent. Good luck finding a gift that’s truly unbreakable! Jackstones. I wasn’t pleased at all.” –, “At a high school Kris Kringle, I said I wanted ‘anything but a figurine.’ I wasn’t really picky because I wanted the gift to be a surprise, but I made sure to state that I didn’t want a figurine because I had no use for one. Something Useless. something famous. Or anything with Made in China printed on the bottom. Why not switch things up with a few unique “somethings”, though? “I got a sequined head elastic with a giant fake jewel and a big feather in the middle. A huge angel figurine.” –, “I hated receiving figurines when I was younger. Maybe you can even give your favorite pack of instant noodles from a nearby convenience store. I don’t look like a boy, “Every year, my family takes part in a Kris Kringle among relatives on my mom’s side. A gift certificate for your favorite shop. You may well be getting a present from someone who hardly knows you. Something Hand-Made. Just be clear that dangerous items and actual health hazards are not allowed. Except Sundays.” –Ian, 30, “I got a handkerchief set. Even in the yearly Kris Kringle with my cousins, my present always somehow gets lost. A bound volume of abstract reasoning problems. A bell on the door jingles as I enter Madame Gloria’s Cauldron, the hole-in-the-wall trinket store I’d been searching for. Every week, we have a different theme on what to give to our Manito or Manita. “Monito-monita”—also commonly known as “Secret Santa” or “Kris Kringle”—is the time-honored activity of exchanging gifts in the Philippines during the Christmas season. This game originates from the Dutch Kris Kringle and is a fun game for those who like to give clues to make the gift giving a little bit more of a challenge! anyway eto yung list, kung may kris kringle kayo sa office try nyo rin. ... One of the girls in Sparta Brownie Troop 97456 wanted to do something special for her grandfather, who lives at Westwind Manor assisted living in Franklin. Examples: A shoe or a sock without its pair. You’re upset. In a communications landscape filled with conversations, how do you. If you're still scrambling to find the perfect gifts for your kris kringle with your friends or if you're looking for great ideas for stocking stuffers, don't fret—we've got you covered. With no flowers. Then there are the gifts that prove that Secret Santa had given up on trying COMPLETELY. When she saw my disappointment, she tried to redeem herself by saying it was from Africa, but it looked like the sort you could buy from street vendors here. Something Hot. Who gives a scented candle to a 10-year-old student?” –Mara, 23, “I was in grade school then, and we had a P50 cap for our Kris Kringle gifts. KRIS KRINGLE: Something Big December 09, 2010 I never thought it would be hard to find something BIG for Php 100 pesos ($2) I short listed the following for my fashionable friend:...a big box of tissue (useful)...a big toblerone (but this is WAY over budget)...a big trash bin A braided headband. By continued use, you agree to our privacy policy and accept our use of such cookies. It was a little plastic plant inside a glass case. Secret Santa / Kris Kringle Gift Ideas For Your Workplace Christmas Party ... It’s something your giftee can place on their desk and hum along to … It looked exactly like something a Mardi Gras dancer would wear. Something that reminds you of childhood 24. Kris Kringle Town offers winter wonderland to Southeast Michigan BEDFORD, Mich. (WTVG) - Some people decorate their homes for Christmas, but a family in Bedford is taking it to the next level. A burned DVD of all 46 episodes of Princess Sarah. You might think of sticking to the tried and tested “something red” and “something round” for this year’s gift exchange. Sea-Monkeys. Along with it were two packets of Rebisco biscuits with chocolate filling. Something Scary – fake insects. Try to pull off this Kris Kringle idea without revealing yourself before the final “wishlist” draw! Something Memorable – personalized mug, button pin with recipient’s fave quote. These are just some suggestions for your Kris Kringle. The limit was P200, and I told my Secret Santa to just get me anything and that I’m not hard to please. Kris Kringle is always most fun when you get the person you’ve really been hoping to get. Read on and prepare to welcome your upcoming Kris Kringles with excitement and a sprinkling of dread! May your Secret Santas give you a gift you actually like—or at the very least, give you a gift, period. I noticed that there was a hole at the top of the pot, and that’s when I realized that the gift was a toilet paper holder. The gifts that are not quite appropriate for a Kris Kringle… “At a barkada Kris Kringle in college, I received a Winnie the Pooh stuffed toy, with Winnie holding what appeared to be a pot of honey. Even in the yearly Kris Kringle with my cousins, my present always somehow gets lost. Nicholas was from a rich family but gave away all he had to help the poor and sick. “I spent a whole weekend looking for a gift for my Kris Kringle. Disco pants (1980s). Kris Kringle Novelty Mug $19.90* This mug really speaks for itself. He once saved three sisters who were going to be sold as slaves by providing them with a dowry so they could be married.Nicholas was revered throughout his long life, and the legend of his generosity and kindness grew over time. If you're the type of person who's bad at giving gifts, Conspiracy Santa answers all your problems! For safety reasons, broken items and expired food do not count. That’s it. Something Gross – Grossers toy, fake poop. Jose Mari Chan’s Christmas in Our Hearts album (1990s). Weird thing is, I still have it today.”, “Back in high school, somebody gave me a flower vase. Since its purpose is for fun, price is not fixed as long as it signifies the theme given. Great examples of this could be stationery, paper clips, hair ties, safety pins, and other things people always need but may not necessarily think of. Surprise your manito or manita with a gift they won’t be able to use! I tried to trade gifts with another classmate na nakakuha ng—wait for it—photo frame. So I went home with a new hanky to use for each day of the week. www.KrisKringleTheMusical.com www.Facebook.com/KrisKringleTheMusical 13abc.com | 1d. Christmas is just a few weeks away, which means that it’s almost time for the good old Kris Kringle! What do your co-workers think of when it comes to “weird”? ), an atlas or dictionary (days before the Internet), big bottles of shampoos or baby powder (that are usually also something big) Include these 15 “somethings” in this year’s Kris Kringle, and your officemates will be looking forward to getting their gifts day after day! Find out more here. To make the activity more fun we often have a Kris Kringle before the FINAL Exchange of Gifts. Tip No. I got one tiny hotel shampoo bottle.” –Leo, 32. Examples: A whole pack of Wiggles marshmallows. Although this can be something from your own childhood, it would be nice to take your giftee’s age into consideration. My Secret Santa gave me one of those blank cassette tapes which cost a fraction of the minimum.” –Ana, 32, “I had asked my Secret Santa for a specific book so that she wouldn’t have a hard time picking out a gift for me. I’m a guy. Cookie dough. You can also try sending a jar of magnetic putty or homemade slime. Examples: A pretty keychain or piece of tribal jewelry from a previous cross-country trip. A tabo which you’ve intentionally customized with a couple of drilled holes. Vegetable seedlings. “Something Popular in the 1880s” is kind of pushing it, though. This includes hiding your envy whenever your manito or manita mentions what they’ve just received. "You’re scrambling around the mall looking for something this and something that for Secret Santa. I have no problems with being given a box of condoms since I’m pro-choice and all that, but these were expired condoms. Something Strange. When she saw my disappointment, she tried to redeem herself by saying it was from Africa, but it looked like the sort you could buy from street vendors here. It can be done daily or weekly, it plainly defends on the group’s decision. I was so happy, but when I opened it, there were a dozen SO-EN undies inside.” –Chit, 23, “Back when Giordano Classics was huge in the '90s, a classmate gave me a knockoff Giordano wallet. If you’re lucky or situated near Divisoria, you can wrap up a collector’s item that happened to be on sale! Something that you need to insert 25. A Doraemon plushie. The earlier, the better! We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on Cosmo.ph. Ah, Christmas. Then watch for approving looks and gestures. When the day came, I was so excited to receive my own gift, thinking everyone else had put in the same effort. I had said that I wanted to receive a cassette of an album by one of my favorite bands, which was just right for the P100 minimum amount. This crossword clue Department store where Kris Kringle works in "Miracle on 34th Street" was discovered last seen in the December 26 2020 at the NY Times Mini Crossword. For the designers on the team: a poster making heavy use of rainbow colors and Comic Sans. Getting a stuffed toy of a cartoon character you couldn’t care less about was bad enough, and the toilet paper part just made it worse.” –Kai, 31, The gifts that have gone past their use-by date…, “Worst Kris Kringle gift I’ve received would have to be a box of condoms. Guess what I got? The cover of a cooking pot without the cooking pot itself. Something to experience Here’s a Kris Kringle idea that will stretch recipients’ mental muscles. As I unwrapped the gift, I saw a box for a Nokia 3210. Examples: One of those ultra-durable plastic tumblers on department store shelves. Something unbreakable 20. And the gifts that seem so random, it’s like the gift-giver just grabbed the nearest object at home before stepping out the door. Find out the mechanics of this fun way of exchanging gifts and learn the popular ideas and themes that will surely make your Christmas party lively and exciting Something you can use after a year She wouldn’t trade with me, though. Or is it simply something unique? A toy sword (Goblin: The Lonely and Great God). ', We got 25 guys and girls to share the worst gift they’ve ever gotten at their school, office, and, “This was back in the '90s. Bring back that rush of glee for a day with this Kris Kringle idea. The monito-monita is a unique Filipino tradition in giving gifts. Kris Kringle Town offers winter wonderland to Southeast Michigan. We got 25 guys and girls to share the worst gift they’ve ever gotten at their school, office, and barkada Kris Kringles, from expired condoms to hotel shampoo bottles to cold, hard cash. It was so fake, the logo was unrecognizable.” –Patty, 33, “In the '90s, a Secret Santa gave me the second album of the Pinoy band The Youth. Tablea, which you can make into hot chocolate or include in champorado. Watch as your coworkers open their gifts and pull out iconic items from popular soap dramas! Meron kasing cell phone pinsan ko; akala ko mura lang ‘yun. They all laughed when I shared why I was crying. A Chinese garter. Happy holidays, CGs! MONITO MONITA MECHANICS IN EXCHANGING GIFTS. Who gives a scented candle to a 10-year-old student?” –, “I was in grade school then, and we had a P50 cap for our Kris Kringle gifts. 1 – Form a group, usually when it comes to Christmas parties grouping is by class for those in schools and office departments or teams for those who are working. It’s the budget.Skip the research and make your gift-hunting quicker. Another, it was broken. You can’t go into Kris Kringle with high hopes. I went home crying, and my, “I attended two Christmas parties on the same day, and in each one, I got three-in-one handkerchief sets. You can sign up for the sewalong newsletter HERE! Something Heavy: dumb bells, packets of pasta (from the same person who gave spaghetti sauce! Kris kringle presents the perfect opportunity to give your family, friends, or co-workers something they need everyday. I wasn’t pleased at all.” –Frank, 27, Some gifts are so unwanted, they’ve entered the Kris Kringle Hall of Shame, like the figurine…, “At a high school Kris Kringle, I said I wanted ‘anything but a figurine.’ I wasn’t really picky because I wanted the gift to be a surprise, but I made sure to state that I didn’t want a figurine because I had no use for one. Is it cringe-worthy? And that’s not the worst part. Twin bananas. It’s hilarious and it’ll come in handy for those frequent tea breaks co-workers take just to gossip at the biscuit cupboard. Something Naughty – underwear. When ready to serve, cut Kringle into 1 or 2 inch slices. Our bakers are busy making Kringle to ship right to your front door! But because the gift-giver was a friend, I had to smile and pretend that it was all okay when deep inside, sobrang inis ako.” –Joanne, 33, “Every year, my family takes part in a Kris Kringle among relatives on my mom’s side. You can also opt to buy as many Churros as you want depending on the budget limit of your Kris Kringle. Tablea or a copy of Noli Me Tangere (1880s). Packets of candy. The sewalong will start August 14th and is 8-weeks long. Think of things that you wouldn’t want to carry in public. Ask colleagues to wrap up objects they normally wouldn’t bring during daily commute. Visit our blog for more fun posts and PR advice. Do keep in mind that someone might test your Kris Kringle gift and send it bouncing off the office walls, so better be sure that your choice of gift fits the category. A poster of a previous President. The headset you wanted to buy yourself. 1-800-4-DANISH 1-800-432-6474 Examples: Cheap ballpens. Water beads. Kringle can also be warmed in a microwave. Pilipit or pretzels. Once you get a handkerchief set as a Kris Kringle gift, you don’t think it can get any worse. A woven bag. Twisty objects sound easy to find, that is until you start shopping. Along with it were two packets of Rebisco biscuits with chocolate filling. Kris Kringle gifts aren’t usually going to be diamond-encrusted or state-of-the-art anything. I had no need for a flower vase.” –Donna, 32, “A fancy scented candle when I was in the fourth grade. Surprise your manito or manita with a gift they won’t be able to … When she handed me her gift, it turned out to be a shell bracelet. A friend at the same party told me that he had actually given my Secret Santa that same handkerchief set as a gift just minutes earlier, which he then passed on to me.” –, “I think I take the cake when it comes to worst Kris Kringle gift received because since high school, I haven’t received any at all, save for one picture frame that turned out to be broken. “I attended two Christmas parties on the same day, and in each one, I got three-in-one handkerchief sets. I had a feeling he just rummaged through his drawer of random objects; I’m pretty sure those were there for a really long time.” –, “The gift wasn’t bad per se, but it was the worst for me because I received one of those gift boxes that include lotion, cologne, and body wash—all meant for men. Items from foreign dramas such as Meteor Garden or Goblin: The Lonely and Great God also count. 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