The best gift a man can give a woman is his time and attention, this just so happens to include the time and attention that goes into selecting the perfect Christmas gift for her. Buying for a woman can be really tough. The market is absurdly saturated making gift giving harder than ever before. We have compiled a Christmas gift guide for the special lady in your life with a selection of the latest and greatest that just about any female will adore. Even if you are single, chances are there’s still a woman on your gift list. So whether it’s your better half, sister, mother, daughter or your unwanted secret Santa draw, better get it done now because Christmas is less than a month away.
Good Measure Co. Chocolates
Chocolates are usually an easy fall-back gift or plan B in case you get stuck for time or ideas, plus, who doesn’t love chocolates? In the case of Good Measure Co., it’s a lot more than an after-thought. In fact, these gourmet chocolate gift boxes with a variety of designer patterns can be personalised with your very own message making your gift taste that much sweeter. The best part? Choose from a delicious filled truffle selection such as salted caramel, milk & honey etc or opt for champagne truffles filled with Marc De Champagne Liqueur for a little bit of a kick.
Tesalate Beach Towels
Tesalate beach towels are one of the greatest inventions when it comes to beach accessories. It’s ultra-compact and lightweight, super absorbent, dries rapidly and the best feature must be the AbsorbLite engineering which allows for sand to slip off easily, meaning you’ll never carry excess sand home with you ever again. The Tesalate makes for a beautiful Christmas gift for any woman that loves hitting the shores. They come in a range of trendy designs that will pretty much guarantee your girl has the best looking towel on the beach.
Tigerlily Mudita Beach Bag
A beautiful towel needs an equally alluring beach bag. The Tigerlily Mudita carry-all ticks all the boxes when it comes to summer accessories. The brand is renowned for their innovative textiles and signature bohemian prints and they represent beauty, strength, individuality and confidence. If that sounds like the woman on your gift list, then you can’t go wrong with this bag. The cotton canvas construction and leather shoulder straps ensure a durable design that will stand the test of time.
Jo Malone London – Cologne Collection
Jo Malone has long been the pioneers in gift giving with their signature black & cream packaging that can brighten any mood. We have selected this Cologne Collection, that’s a beautiful combination of their most loved scents, as one of our top Christmas gifts for her. It includes their Tantalising Lime Basil & Mandarin, Intense Pomegranate Noir, Sweet Nectarine Blossom & Honey, Opulent Peony & Blush and Spirited Wood Sage & Sea Salt. Trust us, there is no way this gift will disappoint.
Fujifilm Instax Mini 70 in Gold
If she is into visually beautiful and crafty things and cherishing everlasting memories, this gold Fujifilm Instax Mini will make her smile from ear to ear when she opens her gift on Christmas morning. The Fujifilm Mini 70 can capture bright subjects and backgrounds even in darker lighting. The instant camera has also been designed to deliver improved picture quality, has a selfie mode with a built-in selfie mirror and conveniently comes with a tripod socket.
Hellohelio Fujifilm Instax Mini 70 Camera Case – Vintage Leather Brown
So she’s got the Fujifilm Instax Mini 70, now she needs a stylish PU leather case to carry and protect her instant camera. The great thing is, it captures perfect photos without having to remove the case. The same applies to other camera ports that remain fully accessible with the case on. It looks good and it’s practical, what more do you want?
Ted Baker Twist Pen Set
The secret to a great gift is getting her something that she loves, but will never buy herself, aka the Ted Baker Twist Pen Set. These slim metal ballpoint pens finished with rose-gold plating, are elegant, feminine and says very effortlessly “I get sh*t done”. The handy set of 3, means she can take a little piece of luxury with her in all the roles that she plays as a woman, i.e. one at home, one at work and one for her handbag. You’ll get extra brownie points for pointing that out too.
Samantha Wills Rose Quartz Mineral Necklace
The beauty is in the smaller details with the Samantha Wills Rose Quartz Mineral Necklace. Suspended from a 14kt gold chain, the necklace features a polished rose quartz pendant and a smooth plate with the words “Love & Self Worth” engraved. This thoughtful jewellery piece is the perfect gift to show that special someone just how much she means to you.
Lekker Bikes – The Jordaan Series in Pastel Green
Make her daily commutes more special with the Jordaan Series Lekker Bike in Pastel Green. We are big fans of the Dutch vintage bikes not only because of it’s obvious good looks but also because it encompasses function, comfort and exceptional quality. It’s fun and playful and a gift guaranteed to make her the happiest girl around the Christmas tree.
MVMT Lexington Watch
Give the gift of time with the sophisticated yet affordable MVMT Lexington watch. This timepiece is perfect for everyday wear and can be dressed up or down. The ability to add different coloured leather watch straps mean you can really tailor it to fit the personality of the special lady you’re buying for.
Umbra Trigg Desktop Planter Vase & Geometric Container
There is something very therapeutic about planting and nursing your very own greens whether it’s herbs, flowers or succulents. The Umbra planter allows you to bring small spaces to life and the simple geometric design adds a modern touch. The vase & container duo make a beautiful gift for any woman that appreciates detail. Go on, feng shui her life.
Laura Davidson Furniture – Tribeca Organic Patchwork Arm Chair
The Tribeca Organic Patchwork Arm Chair is the perfect gift for an artsy-type girl. It’s bold, unique and adds a lot of personality to any room. It’s padded with the highest quality foam and covered with twill upholstery for ultimate comfort. The beautiful dowel legs are made from walnut wood with connected thread-locking for lasting support. This quirky Laura Davidson chair will set a high benchmark for future Christmas gifts.
urBeats In-Ear wired Headphones – Rose Gold
Music sounds so much better when you listen to it through quality headphones. The better the music sound, the more dopamine (feel-good hormones) is released. The urBeats by Dre in-ear wired headphones in rose gold deliver high-quality sound and they look pretty damn stylish too. The headphones will make a fantastic gift because when you think about it, essentially, you’re giving the gift of happiness.
The Wolf Gang – Berber Tote
Our list wouldn’t be complete without a staple black handbag, or tote in this case. The trendy Wolf Gang bag, featuring the label’s signature tassel charm, is constructed from durable black suede leather that can be used every day, in fact, it will probably be her new favourite accessory.
Pacifico Optical – South Rose Gold with Polarised Brown Lens
Born in Bondi Beach, Pacifico Optical needs no introduction. The brand produces on-trend, high-quality sunnies that are loved by many. The South, named after Bondi’s South Side of the sandy strip, is a pilot style frame with a floating nose bridge. The shape is versatile and will, therefore, fit just about any face shape, making your gift buying process that much easier.
Dyson Supersonic hair dryer – Fuchsia (special edition)
The Dyson Supersonic hair dryer is the ultimate in hair drying technology. It prevents extreme damage caused by heat, dries hair super fast yet gently by using smooth, wide air that allows you to dry and style at the same time and ultimately leaves hair healthier and shinier than before. The special edition comes packed in the beautiful pastel pink case. If the lady you’re buying for doesn’t have one of these supersonic hair dryers yet, this is a massive yes.
Luckies Large Scratch Map Deluxe in Yellow
Does she love to travel? If yes, then she’ll love the Luckies Scratch Map that allows you to scratch open all the destinations in the world you’ve travelled to. It features copper foil that’s easily removed with a rubber or even your fingernails. It’s a thoughtful gift as it gives that sense of achievement when scratching off destinations you’ve been to and it also inspires to start planning your next trip.
Lululemon Refresh Bottle
This beautifully crafted water bottle is the ideal container for both your hot and cold beverages thanks to its multi-flow lid. It’s a practical, yet sophisticated gift that can be used daily. The Refresh Bottle comes in misty pink, white, black, brushed silver and brushed gold.
Chandon Brut X Seafolly Limited Edition Summer Bottle (750ml)
What better way to celebrate Christmas than with the ultimate Summer collaboration, sparkling wine and swimwear. The Chandon Brut x Seafolly bottles bring the spirit of the season to life with a beautiful “Palm Beach” print on every bottle. It looks just as good as it tastes and is guaranteed to put a smile on her face. We’ll drink to that.
Mona Ibrahim – Stereo.Type Typographic Jewellery
An unusual jewellery collaboration between New York based graphic designer Ebon Heath and Dubai based jewellery designer Mona Ibrahim has brought this artistic typographic jewellery to life. Their combined knowledge has led them to create jewellery that transcends the traditional. The collection includes earrings, bracelets and other meaningful pieces.