And we are back at it again! Another holiday season and another gift guide. I've put together a quick little cheat sheet of items for you to get your sister, cousin, wife, or girlfriend this Christmas. The gent's guide coming soon. With this bulletproof lineup, you'll definitely avoid those awkward gift-opening moments. Here are some picks for this holiday season:
- The Rollerball Pen in White (Christmas Edition) by Ystudio
With only 1000 made, this Taiwanese brass pen is heavily weighted to ensure smooth scribbles. Sign off important documents with beauty and grace. Perfect for your overly organised friend and their work meetings. Buy from Ystudio here, $100.
- The Refresh Hot/Cold Bottle by Lululemon
A contender to the Swell Bottle, this water bottle lives up to Lululemon's standard with its double-walled stainless steel construct. Keeping your water cold for 24 hours, and your tea or coffee hot for 9 hours. Drink from all sides with the multi-flow lid. A staple for your yoga-loving and athletic friend. Buy from Lululemon here, $38.
- The Volupta Pots by Concrete Cat
For mum, add this set of three to her home. Poured in Edmonton, these concrete pots were made to hold tea lights or spices. Whatever they were made for, I'm sure your mum will put them to use. Buy from Concrete Cat here, $96.
- The Nude Envelope Clutch by Sylvia Soo Leather
An Edmonton crafted clutch by Sylvia will seamlessly integrate into any wardrobe. Softening over time, this clutch is bounded by German thread, so you know it'll last. Gents, listen close, your girl will love this one. Buy from Sylvia here, $285.
- The Fitted Turtleneck by KOTN
A timeless turtleneck and an essential for her wardrobe. Soft and fitted for layering and showcasing the female silhouette modestly. Proceeds from this Canadian company go towards building schools in Egypt, so you are doing your part. Buy from KOTN here, $45.
- The Copper Measuring Cups by Williams Sonoma
For the foodie of the group, elegant copper measuring cups make cooking that much better. The heavy duty construction offers a helping hand in the kitchen. Made with a corrosion-resistant finish, for your convenience. Buy from Williams Sonoma here, $40.