Buying for the opposite sex can often prove a challenging task and that’s why Man of Many curated a list containing carefully selected products that we believe will be universally loved by just about any modern woman. So no matter the lady you’re buying for, whether it’s your mum, girlfriend, wife or sister, you can rest assured that our 2018 Christmas Gift Guide For Her, is your go-to source for female gift inspiration.
1. MS SOUS Women’s Essentials Subscription
Ok, so this is one exceptional idea for a Christmas pressie. The gift that keeps on giving, literally. Launching on the 19th of November this year, MS SOUS is a unique subscription service of carefully curated socks that are designed in Australia and handmade in Egypt from only the finest materials. Subscriptions start from AUD$14 and you can choose to have either one or two trendy pairs delivered monthly (they also offer free worldwide shipping). What is there to think about?
2. Dyson Airwrap Styler
Dyson needs no introduction. Their most recent innovation, the Dyson Airwrap Styler, made waves all over the world upon its recent release, and for good reason. The revolutionary tech allows hair to be styled and dried with no extreme heat, using only air. It’s what Dyson is known for after all. It goes without saying that whichever female you buy this for, will be the happiest (and luckiest) person around the Christmas tree.
Price: from $799
3. Milly Dent Ceramics
I am yet to meet a woman that does not adore ceramics. For this reason alone, you’ll know that a gift from Sydney based Milly Dent Ceramics is not only a safe buy but a thoughtful one at that. These beautiful designs and unique handcrafted porcelain wares are truly one of a kind pieces that will be cherished by anyone that has the pleasure of owning one.
Price: from AU$32
4. Jo Malone London Christmas Cracker
Among Jo Malone’s “All that Sparkles” campaign is this beautifully packaged Christmas cracker that contains 3 Jo Malone indulgent mini’s. Included is the Red Roses Cologne, an English Oak and Redcurrant Body & Hand Wash and a Lime Basil and Mandarin Body Crème. It’s all over opulence with this gift and guaranteed to be the best Christmas cracker she’s ever received.
5. Foreo Luna Mini 2 Facial Cleansing Brush
The perfect gift for a woman that is serious about the wellbeing and longevity of her skin. The Luna Mini 2 removes up to 99,5% of dirt, oil and dead skin cells, it also unclogs pores and removes make-up residue. You’re basically giving her a never-ending supply of facials and for that, she’ll be eternally grateful.
Features: T-Sonic pulsations; 8 adjustable intensities; suitable for all skin types
Colour options: Aquamarine, Fuchsia, Midnight, Mint, Pearl Pink, Sunflower Yellow
Price: from $71.4
6. Canon Ivy Wireless Portable Photo Printer
If the woman you are buying for is sentimental and someone that cherishes memories, she will absolutely love the Canon Ivy Portable Printer. Literally fitting in the palm of your hands, the wireless Bluetooth mini photo printer can print directly from social media or your photo library via the Canon Mini Print App. It’s like an instant camera but better, as you get to choose which photos you want to print avoiding wasted films and misprints.
Features: Zink Technology; Bluetooth; portable; prints 2 inches x 3 inches photos (peel and stick backing)
Colour options: rose gold
Price: from $129
7. Soko Split Moon Cuff in Black
A gift that says she’s both stylish and socially aware without being too obvious about it. Soko prides themselves as being small-batch jewellery makers that are ethically sourced and produced. The Split Moon Cuff, made in Kenya, is handcrafted from recycled brass and distributed through an artisan-focused supply chain. You’ll get extra brownie points for explaining the story behind it after she opens her gift.
Features: split moon design; handcrafted from recycled brass and horn
8. Slip Silk Eye Mask
Nothing says luxury quite like 100% pure silk. The Slip Silk Eye Mask takes the term ‘beauty sleep’ to a whole new level and although the benefits of sleeping on silk is not a new concept, the Slip silk eye mask, crafted from the highest grade of mulberry silk, further enhances these benefits and promises a night of uninterrupted sleep. Is there a gift more perfect than the gift of better sleep?
Features: 100% mulberry silk
Colour options: pastel pink, beige, charcoal, pink
9. ghd Platinum+ Glacial Blue Limited Edition Styler
In the land of hair styling, ghd is king (or queen if you will). For Christmas, the already sleek design got a beautiful frosty make-over that will ensure her hair reigns supreme and gets the royal treatment it deserves. Your hair is your crown after all. The ghd Platinum+ is the brand’s most advanced smart styler with a ton of awe-inspiring features and includes both a heat-resistant roll mat and heat-resistant plate guard. There’s really no way you can go wrong with this one.
10. Michael Kors Rose Gold Smart Watch
In 2018 owning a smartwatch is almost a necessity, not a luxury. In the case of the Michael Kors Rose Gold Smart Watch, it’s a little bit of both. Complete with heart rate tracking, smartphone notifications, NFC payments, GPS, rapid charging, touchscreen functionality, music storage, microphone and Google assistant to name a few of these features and finished off in a beautiful rose gold casing and silicone straps, this is everything she never knew she needed.
Features: 41mm case,; 18mm band; built-in fitness tracking; Wear OS; NFC payments; GPS; water resistant up to 165 feet
Colour options: Rose Gold Case / Pink Silicone Band
Price: from $298.39
11. Lunya Washable Silk Pyjama Set
Back again with another silk and sleep feature, the Lunya pyjama set is cut from smooth sueded silk and finished off with marrow edges for an undeniable feminine touch. It’s designed to be flattering for all body types and is well suited for cold or hot sleepers. This is one of those things she’ll never buy for herself, but she’s always wanted it.
Colour options: cloud, drift, eclipse, washed black, washed starlight
Price: from $115.98
12. Herbivore Botanicals All Natural Coco Rose Body Polish
The cult health and beauty brand Herbivore Botanicals is a favourite amongst cruelty-free, synthetic free and vegan enthusiasts. The Coco Rose Body Polish delivers an intense moisturising effect whilst gently exfoliating the skin leaving it soft and supple. Need we say more?
Features: exfoliating blend of Virgin Coconut Oil and Delicately Floral Moroccan Rose; natural, vegan, cruelty-free
Price: from $36
13. Sony WH-1000XM3 Noise Cancelling Headphones
Give the gift of silence and a stylish one at that. Sony’s latest addition to their noise-cancelling family includes the WH-100XM3 headphones that boldly promises to cancel out more noise than any other product on the market. It’s a gift fitting for travellers, commuters and anyone that values a bit of me-time.
Features: HD Noise-Canceling Processor QN1; Bluetooth and NFC; Smart Listening by Adaptive Sound Control
Colour options: silver, black
Price: from $349.99
14. Savino Wine Saving Carafe
If she loves wine, she’s going to love you for getting her this. The Savino Carafe preserves and keeps wine fresh for up to a week. It’s both elegant and practical. So all that’s left to ask, is wine not?
Features: 750 milliliter capacity; glass material; L 4.25 x W 4.25 x H 10.5 inches
Colour options: clear glass with white accents
Price: from $47
15. Pendleton Glacier National Park Queen Blanket
I don’t think anyone would argue when I say Pendleton is the wool product pioneer. A quality wool blanket goes a very long way and will be a gift she can treasure for just about a lifetime. Perfect for the outdoorsy and adventure type women in your life, each Pendleton Woolen Mills blanket honours the American National Parks, this one specifically the Glacier National Park.
Features: 100% wool; queen size (90 x 90 inches)
Colour options: white striped
16. Ultimate Ears WonderBoom Unicorn
The Ultimate Ears super portable WonderBoom speaker that we all know and love but with a whimsical Unicorn touch. Other than the big sound in the small unit, the WonderBoom is waterproof and ready to start a party at the touch of a button. She’ll love the cheerful pastel colours of this one. Guaranteed.
Features: Bluetooth connectivity; portable; IPX7 waterproof; 10-hour battery life
Colour options: Cashmere Pink, Fireball Red, Lilac, Phantom Black, Stone Grey, Unicorn
Price: from $69
17. Smeg 50’s Retro Style Blender
The Smeg 50’s style blender is where retro aesthetics meet optimum performance. She’ll start looking for any excuse to mix up a storm and will proudly leave it on display rather than packing it away. Just pick it in her favourite colour and voila.
Features: 4 speeds; 3 preset programs (smoothie, ice crush, pulse); anti-slip feet; backlit chrome knob
18. Pendleton Eagle Gift Towel
A beautiful quality towel made from luxurious cotton finished off in a striking Native American-inspired design. Perfect for anyone that loves spending their days at the beach or poolside. It’s more than just a towel, it’s the ultimate Summer accessory.
Features: made from super absorbent and soft cotton velour (100% cotton); oversized (40” x 70”)
Colour options: Native American-inspired design
Price: from $36.98
19. Sunnylife Medium Round Portable Cooler
The cooler bag needs little explanation. A great gift for any woman with a fun loving personality that loves a good beach sesh or outdoor picnic. It’s also an affordable option if you’re strapped for cash.
Features: 9L capacity; cooling temperature between 5℃ – 15℃ (approximately 4 hours)
Colour options: Banana Palm Green
20. Swarovski Selection of Pendants
It’s elegant, it’s classic and with an array of pendant styles available, it will make a great Christmas pressie for your crush, your sister, your mum and even your grandma. Swarovski is timeless and feminine, so when all else fails, this is one helluva fallback option.
Price: from $129
21. Marc Jacobs Beauty On The Dot 3-Piece Liquid Lip Crayon Collection
Even though the name of this beauty gift set is a mouth-full, the simplicity is what makes this a winner. 3 Marc Jacobs lip crayons (of which 2 colours fall in their best-selling category) in 3 classic colours that’s certain to be adored by any woman. It’s also a great stocking stuffer or secret Santa gift.
22. Pacifico Optical Ashley Sunglasses in Honey Tortoise
Look after your girl’s eyes with these Pacifico Optical Ashley Sunglasses. They’re not only a stylish addition to any girls accessories collection but, an essential for summer in Australia. Designed just up the road from the iconic Bondi Beach, the Ashley sunnies in the Honey and Tortoise colorway are versatile enough to seamlessly transition from a casual beach day to the inevitable beach bar bevvies that’ll undoubtedly follow.
Features: thick rectangle frame shape; features a 7-joint combination rivet hinges; with a gloss acetate finish
Colour options: Honey Tortoise with Polarised Brown Lens
23. Honey Birdette Luna Red Playsuit
Last but certainly not least on our Christmas Gift Guide For Her is a sexy lingerie addition that’s definitely not meant for a family member (obviously). Instead, the Honey Birdette Luna Red Playsuit made from a soft Italian lace, is a gift for you, as much as it is a gift for her and in a very subtle way, you’re saying, “All I want for Christmas is you”. A very merry XXXmas to you both!