16 December 2012, Singapore – The festive season is here once again and as well look back how the year has been, now is also the time to show appreciation to your family, friends, colleagues Band bosses for the friendship and support they have given to us. We take a look at what is new and perhaps useful to give as Christmas gifts this bNyear.
Go Tropical with Havaianas
Pick up the trendy yet comfortable Havaianas flip-flops this Christmas. Choose from Havaianas latest collections Slim Tropical and IPE.
The Havaianas Slim Tropical collection come in delightful floral patterns and palm leaf motifs in a variety of brilliant colours. They are available in three designs and retail at S$69.90 each.
The IPE Collection features an imagery of the endangered Sauim-de-Manaus monkeys living in the deep wilderness of the Brazilian rainforest. 7% of the sales from the purchase of this model will be donated to the Ecological Research Institute that works for biodiversity safeguard in Brazil. This greyish flip flop retails at S$39.90.
Ready To Wear Shirts from ButtonNStitch
Pick a man’s formal shirt from online shop ButtonNStitch. Promising to always be soft towards you and be your faithful companion at all occasions, let the shirts from ButtonNStitch close to your man as much as you are. Just in time for Christmas, new designs such as Roshni, Uma, Afsaneh, Izumi, Ayame and Mingzhu have arrived for the season. You can find shirts from ButtonNStitch from as low as S$49. Visit ButtonNStitch to check out these quality shirts here.
Cruciani C Bracelets
Made in Italy exclusively using non-toxic colours since September 2011, more than 7 million Cruciani bracelets have been sold and are now available in Singapore through http://www.braccialetticruciani.it. Cruciani C’s bracelets have been popular with the star-studded list of celebrities including Isabeli Fontana, Dita Von Teese, Nicole Murphy, Paris Hilton and Bar Rafaeli. The Poinsettia and The Star of Bethlehem are the latest designs for Christmas. Other bracelet designs include the Cruciani Lock and Key bracelets which are available in 20 colours at S$40 per set from Bruno Gallery at 91 Tanglin Road, #01-03 Tanglin Place)
Chinese ancient LIULI crystal art pendants make a nice elegant Christmas gift for the woman in your life. The pendents are intricate in detailing and the colours bring out the crystal. There are five designs mostly with an Orchid flower to pick from retailing at S$130 from the LIULI boutique at #01-26 Paragon, 290 Orchard Road or L2.01.06 Level 2 Pavilion Kuala Lumpur, 168 Jalan Bukit Bintang.
Glittery eneloop Battery Packs
Practical gifts for the season now come in glittery colours. The 1.2V, 1900mAh eneloop rechargeable batteries are now available in shades of purple, grey, black and white for the guys (eneloop uomo) and scintillating hues of pink for the ladies (eneloop rouge). Each pack includes eight AA-size rechargeable batteries encased in a metalic silver (uomo) or sleek white package (rouge).
eneloop uomo and eneloop rouge are available at a recommended retail price of S$49.90 from Best Denki, Challenger and Selffix DIY.
RISIS: Northern Prince Collection
If you know of someone who has a fascination of eagles, RISIS recently launched last month the pewter 24k Gold and Palladium Mongolian eagle with wings wide spread and powerful claws ready to hunt. The RISIS Northern Prince stands as a proud symbol of power and golden majesty. The figurine measures 295(L) x 180(W) x 205(H)mm and has a water wave base plated in Palladium and Resin. It retails at S$1,388 from RISIS stores islandwide,
Goldheart Doves of Hope Collection
Pick one of five design variations of the Doves of Hope collection from Goldheart Jewelry this Christmas. The collection is made with rose gold, white gold or stainless steel with brilliant diamonds or a luminous Celestial diamond. The dove symbolises love, peace and hope making this collection an iconic gift during the festive season. The Doves of Hope pendent ranges from S$18 to S$648 and are available from Goldheart Jewelry in Singapore except the Changi Airport outlet.
Haüs Furnishings & Interiors
Consider a luxurious foosball table to spruce up the festivities during this Christmas. Designed by Adriano Design for B.lab Italia, the Teckell Cristallino is constructed entirely out of crystal glass and aluminum. This foosball table will charm foosball lovers who appreciate the sophistication and elegance of crystal. Available at Haüs Furnishings & Interiors, #03-04 Palais Renaissance.