Stacks of Style Espresso your feelings to someone you love with these uber-stylish coffee cups from UK designer Tom Dixon. They’re made to be elegantly stackable, easily storable and just stunning to look at. Each cup has a polished steel interior with a gleaming copper finish. If you thought that first coffee of the day couldn’t get any better, here’s metallic proof of how wrong you were. Sold as a set of four. simonjames.co.nz
Send the joy of baking Make your gift-giving ‘sweet as’ this Christmas with a subscription to Home Baked. You can gift all the classics – from afghans to slices, belgiums and more – mixed in with surprise experiences – home baked and delivered each month, oven to door. Use code DISHCOUNT at homebaked.co.nz/subscriptions for 15% off your first order.
Delicious, unique, hand-made in New Zealand and with a focus on eco-friendly packaging, Asian Food Republic is the perfect foodie gift for the festive season. From sweet to savoury, choose from yuzu and ginger macaroons, gourmet nuts, coconut salt, gift box sets and the ever popular fortune cookies with white chocolate and crushed candy cane plus many more. asianfoodrepublic.co.nz
1839 is a pioneering new honey brand that’s shaking the mānuka bush with its delicious range of honey. Their mānuka honey is 100 per cent natural and triple churned, giving it a signature silky smoothness. The 1839 pouch means you can enjoy every last drop – and you know you’ve got the genuine article with their trust codes, which denote proof of origin. Available from New World, Pak’nSave and selected Four Square stores. 1839honey.com
When an iconic Italian fashion house teams up with an Italian artisan confectionery-maker, you know you’re in for something special. So treat a loved one to this limited-edition artisan panettone by Fiasconaro, in collaboration with Dolce & Gabbana, flavoured with Sicilian candied citrus fruit and saffron. Select from two exclusive tin patterns, each designed by Dolce & Gabbana. Find them at Sabato, 57 Normanby Road, Mt Eden, Auckland or online at sabato.co.nz
The new NutriBullet 1000W Blender Combo is the must-have gift for food-lovers on the go, or the gym bunny in your family. Its clever design offers the benefits of a personal-sized blender, plus more capacity and functionality. With single-serve travel mugs perfect for drinking on the run, and a large capacity, vented pitcher for big-batch smoothies, hot soups and more, this NutriBullet has you covered. Available at major retailers nationwide and online from $299.99. nutribullet.co.nz
Been hunting for the perfect gifts for the foodie and design lover in your life? Look no further than the beautifully curated, newly designed hampers from Cook & Nelson. These elegant boxes are filled with products from leading producers from all over the globe. With several options including BBQ, Designer, Entertainer and Cocktail, there is one to complement every discerning personality. cookandnelson.com
The new Antipasto range from Barker’s of Geraldine makes it easy to create delicious grazing platters in a flash. With five fresh Mediterranean-inspired flavours to choose from, stock your pantry so you have some on hand when friends pop in. Available in the olive aisle in New World and Pak’nSave stores nationwide. Vegan friendly. $6.99, barkers.co.nz
Put some fizz into your festive offerings with SodaStream, the world’s leading at-home sparkling water maker. SodaStream is a healthy option, easy to make, and each reusable bottle replaces thousands of single-use plastic bottles so it’s a gift to the planet too. Available at major retailers nationwide from $169.99. sodastream.co.nz
Is it a blender? Is it a juicer? No it’s a Bluicer! Breville’s 3X Bluicer Pro is the ideal combo of a juicer and a blender. This high-performance appliance features Breville’s Kinetix® contoured blade and bowl system and an 88mm extra-wide chute. With Cold Spin Technology®, five one-touch programmes and 10-precision speed control, you can extract fresh juice straight into a 1.5 litre blender jug. $729.95, breville.co.nz
Scapegrace Black is the latest offering from a New Zealand gin brand known globally for quality and innovation. Using a unique collection of botanicals from the ground, flowers, berries and fruits – including aronia berry, saffron, pineapple, butterfly pea and sweet potato – Scapegrace Black blends natural extracts to create a naturally black gin that tastes remarkable. scapegracegin.com
Refreshing, modern and classically Italian, Malfy is a super-premium gin inspired by the Amalfi Coast. Distilled using methods dating back to the 11th century and infused with Italian botanicals, Malfy is available in four flavours: Originale; Limone (Lemon); Rosa (Pink Grapefruit & Rhubarb); and Arancia (Blood Orange). Dreaming of sipping a G&T on vacation on the Amalfi Coast? Malfy is the gin for you. Available at Liquorland.
Impress your guests with an Italian festive favourite; a delicious loaf of panettone created by the Panasonic Artisan Breadmaker! Easy-to-follow instructions are included in the recipe book so you can sit back and relax into the festivities with your guests. You can also create cakes, brioche and even jams. panasonic.co.nz
Looking for an indulgent gift? Just follow your nose. The Aromatherapy Company Therapy Kitchen gift sets contain fragrances that are infused with essential oils to cleanse and revitalise the heart of the home. They’re available in two aroma blends – Lemongrass, Lime & Bergamot; and Mandarin, Mint & Basil in either a bodycare or home fragrance gift set. thearomatherapy company.co.nz
The new Dinnerware Collection by Le Creuset is designed to add a touch of style and flair to your cooking and entertaining. Available in eight colours (including new Sage, featured), the collection includes: dinner plate, cereal bowl, pasta bowl and side plate. Le Creuset encourages you to mix and match with shape and colour. As a special promotion, you can pick up four for three at your favourite Le Creuset Auckland Boutique or your nearest Le Creuset stockist. RRP from $28.