It’s that time of year when we are faced with the usual dilemma of what gifts we should get for our nearest but not necessarily dearest. It’s an age old problem in a world dominated by consumerism. This is a task which is frustrating at the best of times but it’s even more challenging when your receiver is a poker lover.
The problem is, Christmas morning has passed and you really wanted to get them something they would really appreciate. Fear not, the sales have just started and after all, Boxing Day is the traditional present opening day anyway.
So, what do you get for that special card playing friend? Below we take a look at five great gifts which will leave them as happy as a kid in Santa’s grotto.
Personalised Playing Cards
What self respecting poker player would not have a set of personalized cards? These beauties are like the equivalent of a private car registration. Get the perfect gift today with that individualistic touch.
If your budget is a little larger, then a nice quality poker table might just be what the doctor ordered. The prices range from around 30$ for a portable one, right up to a few thousand for those with even more cash to flash on a dedicated example.
They say you can have chips with everything but as real poker player you’re going to need a nice set of chips to go on your table. If you really want to impress, then go for the heavier 9g examples which are much better quality.
This one’s a little different but great for the poker playing music lover. A nice collection of poker songs could be a welcome change to the traditional Christmas collection. Popular tracks include ‘Ace of Spades’ by Moorhead and ‘Poker Face’ by Lady Gaga. Who knows, they might even help improve your game.
Wooden Card Box
A true card player likes to have their cards kept in great condition. In fact there’s’ nothing worse than shabby cards. This nice little wooden card box is the perfect gift fit for purpose and exudes a bit of extra style.
Automatic Card Shuffler
Not everybody has the nimble and skilful fingers required to perform an impressive card shuffle. Eradicate this predicament with an automatic card shuffler. These clever devices are relatively cheap so you won’t be breaking the bank. Prices range from as little as $10.
These items are just a few of the great gifts available to buy today.