We get it, buying gifts is hard. You want to find something that they'll love, that shows them that you care, something they don't already have, and that doesn't break the bank. Impossible, right? Wrong.
We've put together this extensive gift guide that will solve your Christmas gift woes for good. We've broken it down to interests, rather than just 'gifts for him', 'gifts for her' as we want you to get your loved ones something they will treasure. We believe gifts should be for life, not just for Christmas. And as always, get in touch if you have any questions or you are still stuck for ideas. Gifts are our speciality and we'd love to help you out.
If you appreciate clever, useful and sustainable design, you'll love our 2-Way Apron. When it's not helping you in the kitchen or garden it can be transformed into a strong tote bag for everyday use.
Neighbourhood is the highly anticipated follow-up to Hetty McKinnon's Community, featuring more delicious plant-based salad recipes, shared desserts and food inspiration from neighbourhoods around the world.
Made from marble and beechwood, Crux mortar and pestle can be used in different combinations to grind spices, herbs and teas. The wood bowl is for softer milling, while the marble dish is for hard crushing.
El Salt Shaker Eggs are small but perfectly formed. The cork stopper can be used as a sturdy stand, or the porcelain eggs can be displayed elegantly on their side. Fill them with salt and display them on your breakfast table - they'll be quite the talking point.
Plant Society is your essential guide to indoor gardening. Plant-cultivator and stylist Jason Chongue explains how to choose the perfect house plants for your space, how to keep them healthy and happy, and how to use them to decorate each room of your home.
Lipa is a must-have for every urban gardener. The minimalistic steel rod plant trellis allows your small indoor and outdoor plants to grow up as well as out.
Edible urban gardening is the way of the future. Grow. Food. Anywhere. makes it possible for the aspiring, small space, time poor person to grow their own edible paradise.
Who doesn't love an ice cold beer after a day of gardening. With the Little Veggie Patch Hand Trowel, there's no need to hunt in the drawer for a bottle opener. Designed and made to last in Melbourne, perfect for the Australian lifestyle.
Lava is a minimalists' dream. The elegant glass vessel contains a carved sphere of pumice stone that holds a single flower, leaf or branch.
Gravelli concrete bowls are superfine, elegant bowls are handmade in the Czech Republic from an innovative, lightweight yet strong concrete formula.
A candle needs the candlestick, which requires a candle in return. The Tallow unites these two objects by melding them into an inseparable union.
This elegant Lariat is sister to the best selling Virtuous Full Circle Necklace, finished with a traditional Spike talisman charm. The double length sterling silver diamond-cut wrap-around chain can be twirled twice around the neck as a choker, or wear it long and thread the spike through the hole to secure.
The 'Has Everything'
These versatile throws are made from 100% pre-washed linen. Use it as a light throw over your couch, as a summer blanket, a bed cover, beach wrap or even a tablecloth.
The Richman Dustpan is a reinterpretation of the iconic pressed metal workshop dustpan. A wooden brush nests neatly inside the handle of the pan offering a convenient loop for hanging.
R2 Designs' Scandi Melting Mug soy scented candle fills your room with its divine scent. When the candle is finished simply wash out the ceramic vessel and you have a gorgeous mug for your morning coffee or tea. The vessel is handmade in Denmark by Studio Arhoj.
Plamen is a unique twist on the classic, old-school candlestick. The cleverly-designed snuffer works as a cap that extinguishes the flame then rests on the candle, hiding the burnt wick until next use.
Slim Bookend - $29 each
The Slim Bookend is a useful tool for organizing books or rearranging papers on your desk. Each bookend sold separately so you can mix and match the colours.
Pero is a whimsical yet functional 3D printed bookmark in the form of a dove. While the bird perches poetically on top of the book, its long string marks your place.
A diary with no dates: this beautiful, minimalist weekly planner is made from high quality paper. Start using this gorgeous planner any day of the year and it will be your helpful companion for the full 12 months.
This versatile bag is made from 100% leather but looks and feels like paper. Inspired by a traditional shopping bag, its unique design means you can use it as an over-the-shoulder tote for books and heavy items, as a short-handled shopping bag, and a stylish, relaxed shoulder bag for everyday use.
Ubbie is your new best friend that will keep your cans and bottles cool. Created by graphic designer Clarissa Harris and they are fun and functional. Fits regular sized 330ml beers, and bigger 500ml bottles like Rekorderlig Cider (pictured).
The Cowboy Coffee Kettle is based on traditional open range fire brewing. Bring water to a boil, add ground coffee and let it steep for five minutes. Pour slowly and enjoy. The Cowboy Coffee Kettle is perfect for camping trips, and is a great alternative to the expensive second latte when you're fighting the 2pm drowsies in the office.
Solid Cologne is a portable, innovative alternative to spray cologne. The revolutionary pocket scent uses a concentrated wax medium and is small enough to carry without compromising on fragrance strength. Take it with you on every adventure.
Deuce Pitcher and Watering Can is dual-use design at its very best. Its an elegant water jug that invites you to share your leftover drinking water with your houseplants. It's super light and can be taken with you anywhere.
The Tina Frey Lidded Ice Bucket is perfect for indoor or outdoor dining, picnics, parties and the beach. The snuggly fitted lid will help keep in the ice cold and clean, and the quality leather handle provides easy access.
Tri is designed for functionality, versatility and style. The porcelain set consists of a tray, bowl and dish than can act as a lid to the bowl. Tri's three pieces can be used separately or together.
The Tina Frey Charcuterie Board is the serving platter that every home entertainer needs. Each cheese board is cast from clay moulds and is hand-sanded for a unique, one-of-a-kind finish. The platters are shatter-proof and are perfect for indoor and outdoor dining.
This versatile handblown glass dish is covered by a lid made of European maple (light wood) or walnut (dark wood) that can be used as an elegant serving platter. The dish is perfect for indoor or outdoor entertaining, as you can keep your food clean and airtight while displaying the most delicious morsels for your guests. Available in two sizes in four gorgeous colours: ochre, pink, whiskey and clear.
Food wraps by Apiary Made are a gorgeous, natural, healthy and sustainable alternative to plastic wrap. Made with certified organic cotton, pure beeswax and organic jojoba butter, they are perfect for wrapping cheese, bread, herbs, sandwiches, salads or to keep your fruit and veggies fresh.
Love is the Bomb: a cheeky message that tells the story of transformation from bombs into modern jewellery - dropped + made in Laos. Each Article 22 piece supports traditional Laotian artisan livelihoods, village development, community endeavors and further de-mining efforts.
Kester Black nail polish is water permeable and breathable. It does not contain formaldehyde, toluene, DBP, camphor, formaldehyde resin, xylene, parabens, fragrances, phthalates and animal derived or tested ingredients. Kester Black never uses nasty ingredients such as ethyl tosylamide, triphenyl phosphate or xylene.
In Slow author Brooke McAlary - creator and host of the award-winning Slow Home Podcast - gently encourages you to find pleasure and value in a simpler life. She shares her practical tips and methods that have helped her and her family become happier and more fulfilled.
A structured choker can give you the right amount of modern glam for any outfit. The rounded ends on the Double Dash Choker provides a defined finish in the open front, to create an easy slip-on style. This choker is handmade in Kenya using recycled brass.
Brew perfect, full-bodied coffee in the traditional french press method using this exquisite minimalist Ceramic French Press by Yield Design Co. The heavy walled matt white ceramic press pot is a functional and beautiful addition to your kitchen table.
The Paper Clutch is inspired by a paper lunch bag. The super soft leather has a smooth, papery feel and the crimped edging provides a quirky point of difference. The clutch has a zip pocket at the back that fits your keys and wallet, and a small zip pocket inside that snugly holds your phone and other valuables.
These solid aluminum geometric pieces provide an elegant display for your photographs, postcards and business cards. The 3-piece set of Geo Stands are made from brushed aluminium and come in a gorgeous gift box.
This is quite an exhaustive list, but we hope you find it helpful! This giving season, buy less but have the best.