Check out the top 10 gifting ideas for the upcoming festive season.
While festivities may not be the same as usual due to the Global pandemic, celebrations are still important to all of us. DesiWoo brings you a list of creative gift ideas to pamper your loved ones as we welcome the festive season amidst the new normal.
The word Nirmalaya means pure and their tagline ‘Fragrance of God’ sums up the brand in one sentence. Their festive hampers consist of recycled holy offerings and transforming them into incense sticks, incense cones, dhoop sticks, and havan cups. The brand is here to preserve religious faith and the environment by protecting our holy rivers using materials that are 100% organic. Visit nirmalaya.com to know more.
Pricing: Hamper starts at Rs 1,500
Keeping their designs easy and breezy, Varsha Label’s outfits are apt for the festive season. With options such as shararas, anarkalis, kurtas, palazzos using local crafts such as zardozi embroidery, patola dyeing, and bandhani, their designs are sure to make a statement. Yashraj Bhaiya, the force behind the brand’s success, says “Festivities in India are like a countrywide spread of warmth and joy. This Diwali, we are looking forward to spreading the joy of gifting with Label Varsha’s ethnic wear that makes for a timeless present.” Visit labelvarsha.com to know more.
Pricing: Starts at Rs 6,000 for an outfit.
(Clockwise: Nirmalaya, Varsha Label, Blue Nectar, Maisara Clothing)
With an ayurvedic range of products for glowing skin and lustful hair, Blue Nectar festive hampers are sure to bring a smile to the faces of your near and dear ones. Their products are certified by the Department of Ayush and contain vital herbs (like cinnamon, turmeric, shatavari, harad and baheda) that offer goodness and benefits for body and mind. For more information, please visit bluenectar.co.in
Pricing: Rs 1,000 onwards
The brand’s goal is to sustain Indian craftsmanship, which is why they only use methods like hand block printing for all their clothing. They are focused on offering affordable luxury staples, including lightweight shararas, kurtis, and designer suits. Bringing you the festive fragrance with Maisara’s Diwali edit, their collections Feroze and Sifat are an ode to fresh beginnings. For more information, please visit maisaraclothing.com
Pricing: Rs 10,000 onwards
This festive season, why not give a thoughtful gift of health, hope, and immunity building with Conscious Food to your loved ones. Their certified organic and natural food products comprise cold-pressed oils, iron-pounded spices, and chakki-ground flours, to immunity-boosting products like amla powder and high curcumin turmeric. So this season, give a gift of good health to show you care. For more information, visit consciousfood.com
Pricing: Hamper starts at Rs 600 onwards
(Clockwise: Conscious Food, Fujihoro, Unica Pelle, Daily Objects)
Fujihoro is a 70-year-old trusted Japanese brand manufacturing porcelain-enamelled cookware. The brand offers hand-crafted vintage and modern enamelled cookware, and tea-ware in form of casseroles, pots and pans, tea, and whistling kettles. Their products come with great insulating properties that retain heat and are ideal for low simmering cooking. The brand boasts of a colourful range, including ash pink, light grey, smoke blue, and olive green, making it perfect for festive gifting. For more information, visit fujihoroindia.com
Pricing: Rs 2,095 onwards
This festive season, give your near and dear ones personalized leather gifts with a regal touch by Unica Pelle. All their products are made of original leather manufactured in their own tannery. Giving the gift set a more customized appeal, there is an option to get one’s initials embossed on them. For more information, please visit unicapelle.com
Pricing: Rs 2,500 +Rs 500 (for initials)
How about gifting utility products with a designer twist this festival season? This Diwali, for all Apple enthusiasts, Daily Objects has launched a new advanced protective range of Smartphone cases called Stride Series and designer Apple Watch bands. Daily Objects also undertakes customized corporate gifting for large organizations and enterprises. For more information, visit dailyobjects.com
Pricing: Rs 699–4,999
Making your Diwali extra sweet and special, Slurrp Farm, a brand that encourages healthy eating, has curated the perfect gifting option for you — a batter-filled ‘Bake your heart out’ gift box. The box contains four special cake mixes: chocolate cake, vanilla cake, chocolate brownie, and banana bread. This assorted box is preservative-free with no artificial colours and refined sugar. For more information, visit slurrpfarm.com
Pricing: Starts at Rs 1,249
Check out customized Diwali hampers by Gulzari Lal’s, including a melange of traditional sweets, chocolates, dry fruits, diyas, and more. The brand is also offering a unique Green Diwali Hamper comprising eco-friendly diyas, flowerpot, manure, seeds, and chocolates. For more information, visit https://instagram.com/gulzarilal_
Pricing: Hamper starts at Rs 750 onwards