Christmas Starter-Pack: Gift Guide
'Tis the season of spreading joy and sharing gifts - and what better way to spread the festive pizazz than the perfect Christmas gift.
With the pandemic showing no signs of slowing down, a thoughtful gift this holiday season is assured to put a smile on your loved one’s face as they ring in the festivities. The world is struggling to cope with the new normal, and the best way to beat the perpetual blues is through mindful and thought after festivities, by investing in what we need than aspiring for things that we want. This year, our new normal reality given the pandemic, presents the perfect opportunity to shelve age old traditions and gifts for a cooler, more conscious guide to gifting ideas.
We at FTC have curated a list of some unique gifting options ranging from beauty, tech and even home accessories, for all you cheery folks out there who aim to impress with their secret Santa duties! Here are a few gift ideas that are assured to make your friends and family truly jolly.
PHILIPS HUE SMARTBULB:
If there ever was a mood matching light alternative, it’s definitely the Philips smart bulb. The perfect present for your cool cousin or your tech-bro pal, the bulb can be paired to your voice commands using Alexa, google assistant or apple home kit. Be it holiday season zoom calls or low-key Christmas eve gatherings, the smart bulb is sure to be a hit with your friends and family.
FUJIFILM INSTAX CAMERA
90's fashion is making a big comeback. From satin scrunchies to mom jeans, we've all had our fair share of getting into the old school groove. Nothing screams vintage like the Fujifilm Instax polaroid camera that makes for the perfect old school gift to capture happy moments and unleash the hidden photographer hidden in each one of us.
TOWER TERRARIUM by TRUSTBASKET
The 2020 stay at home aesthetic is incomplete without houseplants jazzing up our living space, which is why elegant terrariums pose as a chic yet sustainable gift for all the plant parents and enthusiasts. Add positivity to your living space by ringing in the new year with these
Scented candles by ZYRA HOMES
Lifting spirits and infusing happy vibrations around the holiday seasons are aroma infused candles. You can never go wrong with a minimal scented candle set. Zyra homes candles comes in minimalist packaging and soothing scents of lavender and Bergamot, or timeless rose and vanilla blends that make for a lovely gift for all age groups.
CUSTOMISED APPAREL by TOFFLE
The best way to go thoughtful and personal with the gifting season is through customized solutions. Toffle is a Delhi based streetwear label that takes your thoughts and ideas and manifests them into the most comfortable, well-sized and good looking fits, with many a hand-painted and hand sewn elements. Head over to the label's website to take a deeper look into their offerings and the get involved in the making of your gift this time!
Add a nostalgic touch to this year's festive gifts through Thela Gaadi's interesting offerings, that draw out the essence of Indian childhoods through a wide product range, clad in themes of history, fairy tales, folktales, cartoons, classics and much more. Look out for the label's quirky collection of bright and fun socks too!
For all the jewelry fans out there, make the best use of the festive season through Hannan's exquisite collection of accessories, right from necklaces, charms to danglers and many more adornments. The soft yet opulent visual language of the brand's offerings makes for a perfect classy gift for your loved ones!
Add a touch of minimal design and thoughtfulness to this year's gift hampers with concrete home products from the house of Eliteearth, a modern and innovative design enterprise bringing a range of sustainable products made out of concrete.
The turbulent turn of events this year has definitely taught us all to cherish what we have in the most conscious manner. Celebrate this Christmas with exciting and exquisite options from our thoughtful gift guide and make the best of what's left in 2020. May the festive season be full of merriment and joyous moments for everyone out there, Merry Christmas!