Ho, ho, ho. How is it Christmas already?! The year has seemingly flown by and you haven’t had time to decide who’s naughty or nice and deserving of your presents. Don’t panic, we’re here to help with our guide to sourcing gifts that will help your loved ones look and feel better.
Caelum Greene is proof that sporty, stylish, and functional can and do go together. The high-end athleisure and lifestyle boutique is the place to go for yoga mats and accessories, reusable water bottles, and women’s activewear and loungewear. They also carry fragrance sticks, essential oils, greeting cards, and more.
Shop 304 The Landmark, 15 Queen’s Rd Central, Central
Aussie skincare brand Aesop has taken Hong Kong by storm, with a dozen outlets all over town. The company has B Corporation certification for its sustainable practices, so in addition to its products being gorgeously scented and packaged, they’re also vegan and not tested on animals. The range encompasses bath and body, hair, home, and travel sets, and will be loved by anyone lucky enough to receive them.
42 Hollywood Rd, Central, plus branches
Ho Chi Minh City
Put together a healthier Christmas hamper with organic and natural products from Roots. This providore and juice bar carries a wide selection of fresh foods and dried goods ranging from goji berries and chia seeds to dairy alternatives and plant-based meats, as well as health supplements and natural body and skincare products. You can add indulgences too, including chocolate and wine.
237-241 Nguyen Cong Tru, District 1
Make your home a sanctuary of calm with sleek and minimalist wooden homeware and objects from artisanal Vietnamese brand TAP Concept. The collection includes trays, platters, boxes, and decorative items, as well as beautiful ceramics, jewellery, and totes by local designers.
6E2 Ngo Thoi Nhiem, District 3
Como Shambhala Urban Escape
Como Shambhala Urban Escape is your one-stop health and wellness destination in the heart of Singapore. The range of services, treatments and classes is extensive, from yoga and pilates to facials and massages, along with coaching and counselling, and meditation and sound healing. A variety of packages can be gifted, as can Como Shambhala’s divine spa products.
402 Orchard Rd
Tea Bone Zen Mind
Few things are as calming and therapeutic as a cup of cha. Tea Bone Zen Mind elevates the tea drinking experience to an art form, with premium blends of Chinese, Japanese, and English loose-leaf teas and tea bags. A range of artisanal tea ware is also available to purchase, or the undecided can give a gift card.
18 Jalan Lada Puteh