Posted: 25/11/2016 at 15:18
B3: Did that to my son once. He asked for money but specified "preferably not in Venezuelan or Bolivian currency". It's amazing what you can find on Ebay!
I make a written list too but OH is the "head in the sand" sort about Christmas so waits until Christmas Eve and then gets cheap and unsuitable versions of my requests because he hasn't time to find anything else!