Only one week left to Christmas! For those last-minute gifts, here’s a list of 6 brands with unique ideas for a not-so-ordinary celebration.
BoxGreen celebrates this Christmas season with a limited edition Christmas gift box. Revel in this joyous season with four exclusive delectable festive favourites – Christmas Fruit Cake, Herb Garlic Garden, GingerFruit Muesli Munch and Choco Twilight Biscotti, available in limited quantity from now to 23 December 2016.
1872 Clipper Tea
Christmas is the most magical time of the year and this year, 1872 Clipper Tea Co. is Santa’s favourite helper for adding an enchanting touch to every festive moment. Comprising three refreshing blends, Wake Up Happy, Day of Celebration, and A Good Nightcap, the home-grown tea expert’s Christmas collection sees you through every magical moment this festive season brings. 1872 Clipper Tea’s Christmas blends are now available in stores, and the 3-in-1 Christmas gift set (3 x 25g) retails at SGD40, while individual blends retail at SGD15 per tin.
Wake Up Happy
Aromatic, uplifting, and a treat for your senses, Wake Up Happy, an Apple Pie Black Tea, is a rich blend that reminds us of a sumptuous apple pie. This classic blend of pure Ceylon black tea delivers subtle hints of natural juicy apple that marries beautifully with sweet cinnamon spice. Whether you’re nursing a hangover from a long night of pre-Christmas partying, or had a nice quiet night with family, Wake Up Happy instantly brightens your morning, putting you right into the festive spirit.
Day of Celebration
No yuletide season is ever complete without Day of Celebration, a Champagne Black tea, reminiscent of the sparkling bubbly. Best enjoyed over festive cake and goodies, this blend combines full-bodied Ceylon black tea with cherry, cream and black currant bits for a sweet balance between floral and fruity fragrances. Complete with edible glitter to give that sparkle to your day, it is the perfect celebratory beverage for the season.
A Good Nightcap
End the day on a perfect note with A Good Nightcap. Although not your usual Christmas tipple, this charming Peppermint Chamomile blend gives you ensures a smooth ride to the land of slumber.
‘Tis the season to be merry and with a CORAVIN™ in hand, all wine enthusiasts, including those that enjoy drinking at home, can ring in the festivities with their favourite wines – by the glass. The ground-breaking wine access tool allows any desired amount of wine (from any bottle with a natural cork) to be poured and enjoyed without uncorking. The CORAVIN™ Model Two Elite is available in Singapore at SGD530 in three festive limited-edition colours of vibrant red, gleaming gold and sparkling silver.
Each Coravin Christmas gift box contains one Coravin device boasting a polished chrome finish, a standard needle, wine bottle sleeve and a needle clearing tool. Two extra CORAVIN™ capsules are also included, for many more months of wine access to come. Coravin is available to purchase in Singapore at selected retailers including Enoteca Wine, The Oaks and Vintage Wine Club.
Keeping your glass half full, CORAVIN™ also presents #HolidayHack, which provides wine lovers tips and tricks to survive the festive season for all wine and entertaining occasions. From how to cool wine quickly to getting wine stains out, more festive wine hacks can be discovered here.
Gifts Less Ordinary
With the festive season just around the corner, Gifts Less Ordinary has put together a cool Christmas Gift Guide that offers something for everyone. Christmas is a time for presents and Gifts Less Ordinary’s amazing range of personalised gifts help to take the stress out of shopping. After all, there’s no better way to show someone special you care than with a customised gift that is truly unique.
For Him: Personalised Leather Journal
A beautiful Italian marbled edge journal, bound in soft leather with approximately 200 leaves of 100g acid free paper, making it perfect for fountain pen users. This Italian leather journal is great for notes. A lovely handcrafted gift for a man or a woman. The leather is soft and the paper is of a high quality from Florence.
For Him: Personalised Watch Box
A long leather watch box to store up to five gentlemen watches or other pieces of jewellery.
For Her: May Mug – Reverie
Once a staple in many Asian homes, the thermal flask was always close, keeping water hot for hours, ensuring a steaming cup of tea was just a pour away. They were also popular as wedding gifts, at once a symbol for warmth and a thoughtful blessing for the newlyweds. Reborn today as a lovely cup, the MAY mug is a beautiful way to enjoy your daily brew. Ceramic with gold embellishments, it’s adorned with subtle motifs like the lotus, lian (莲), synonymous with continuity; the magpie, xi que (喜鹊), symbolising happiness; and fishes, yu (鱼) symbolising plenty — well wishes to warm a moment, or serve as a meaningful gift to loved ones.
For Her: Personalised Large Leather Journal with Tie
The handmade Italian leather journal is covered in exceptionally soft leather. It is a modern take on the classic wrap journal and is available in a range of bright colours. The plain buttery cream paper is acid free with approximately 150 leaves, which means it is incredibly long lasting and will preserve thoughts, words and sketches.
Little Ones: Personalised Kiddy Blankets
100% cotton blankets are knitted using your little one’s name and birth date. What’s not to love?
Support local this Christmas with MUSEUM LABEL merchandise, some of which are going at a 20% discount this festive season, such as the GSS Chilli Crab Apron for the aspiring chef, GSS Singlish Magnet for the friend whose Singlish cannot make it one, and home accessories from the William Farquhar collection. Share a slice of heritage with your loved ones with conversation starters like the Superstition Dice and Kancheong Wall Clock, both of which are from the 10 Things under SGD10 selection.
For the first time, Ricola, the leading Swiss herb drop brand, is set to brighten up this Christmas with a set of four specially-designed Limited Edition Ricola Festive Collectible Tins. What’s more, you could win cash in a weekly instant draw and a 5D4N ski holiday in Switzerland, worth S$10,000, when you purchase any Ricola products during the season of joy and blessings. Simply upload your proof of purchase here, and cross your fingers for cash prizes and more! The Limited Edition Ricola Festive Collectible Tins, priced at SGD14.50 each, are now available at selected FairPrice outlets.