13 Days of Christmas 2019 Gift Guide
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At Hunter and Bligh we love giving, and from Sunday 01 December 2019 we’re giving our readers the chance to win in 13 Days of Christmas giveaways which are stocked with an array of incredible prizes. From superior sound headphones, an overnight stay at one of Australia’s finest hotels, fashion vouchers, wine gift packs, sustainable sunglasses and even a pampering pack – we’ve got it all! Better yet, here are our top 13 gift ideas to give you the Christmas gift inspiration you may need.
Sennheiser Momentum Wireless
Looking for ground-breaking, premium wireless headphones? Then don’t look past Sennheiser’s latest premium range – Momentum Wireless. Using a range of superior sound, cutting-edge technology and a modern designed embossed with stylish stainless-steel features, the Momentum Wireless is the ultimate gift to receive this Christmas. Featuring voice assistant technology, three different noise cancellation modes and a built-in equalizer, one thing that’s for sure is that Sennheiser definitely know sounds.
Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour
Nestled on Murray Street in Pyrmont, we present you with Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour. What once was a wool store, today, Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour is Tripadvisor’s Number 3 Hotel in Australia and South Pacific for 2019 and guests will soon realise that this hotel is more than just an overnight stay – more like an experience like no other. Infusing art and history, Ovolo 1888 Darling Harbour uses a range of eclectic modern designs mixed with rich heritage and history. Everything from the vast ranges of rooms available to the on-site restaurant Mister Percy embodies luxury and relaxation into one. Why not gift your special someone an overnight stay?
The gift that keeps on giving. If you’re looking to complete your Christmas shopping from the comfort of your couch, THE ICONIC is the way to go. With an expansive selection of over 20,000 products, you’ll be sure to find the perfect gift for that perfect person. Whether that be jewellery, bags, activewear, clothing, shoes and even a Kids section, you’ll be sure to find it here. Plus, apart from their impressive range of designer brands available, THE ICONIC also offers e-Gift cards which allow shoppers to gift as little as $25 which can be sent at a preferred date and time.
Gingle Bells Gin Baubles
If they love gin, then they’ll love Wild Hibiscus Flower Co.’s Gingle Bells Gin Baubles. Starting from $79, each gift set includes a mix of six botanical infused gin baubles each inspired by Australian natives. Using homemade Australian dry gin, each of the baubles contain a distinct flavour including Finger Lime, B’Lure Butterfly Pea Flower, Wattleseed, Snow Chrysanthemum, Wild Hibiscus and Pepperberry. Laced with a silver ribbon, each set includes six cocktail recipes to accompany each unique gin. So whether you want to decorate or drink, the Gingle Bells Gin Baubles will surely light up your Christmas.
Founded in 2005, Synergie Skin is an Australian made, cruelty-free, internationally recognised company that focused on products formulated by biological scientist and cosmetic chemist, Terri Vinson. Combining the benefits of nature and science in synergy, Synergie Skincare’s range of products contain three essential topical vitamins to heighten your skin’s confidence. This year, why not gift your special someone with Synergie’s best sellers including the Vitamin B, SupremaC+, Vitamin A and Überzinc which hydrates the skin, removes clogged pores, regulates new cell production, reduces hyperpigmentation and enhances skin clarity?
McWilliams Wines McW
Renowned for their impressive portfolio of award-winning wines, this Christmas treat your special someone (or yourself) to McWilliams Wines McW gift pack. Valued at $210, the McW gift pack includes nine wines which are sourced from premium high altitude, cool climate region vineyards in New South Wales across Hilltops, Tumbarumba and Canberra. With over 25 accolades awarded combined, this collection of McWilliams Wines are ideal for wine lovers wishing to add to their collection and of course, opening to enjoy. Crafted to combine an expansive range of styles, McWilliams Wines McW pack celebrates Australia’s most appreciated wine regions.
My Favourites Rosé Reservation
Does your special someone turn rosey for rosé? Then Cellarmasters’ My Favourites Rosé Reservation will definitely have them seeing through rose-tinted glasses this Christmas. Selected by experts, the subscription contains a dozen bottles of three types of rosé wines from France, New South Wales’ Hunter Valley as well as South Australia’s Fleurieu Peninsula. The My Favourites Rosé Reservation is the perfect gift for those who love to taste their way through a range of rosé styles. Alongside free delivery, the My Favourites Rosé Reservation also includes no joining or cancellation fee.
HPM Vivo Sound Diffusion Kit
If you love entertaining and love music, then HPM’s Vivo Sound Diffusion Kit is the ultimate item to add to your Christmas wish list. Enabled by Bluetooth connectivity, you can now enjoy listening to your favourite playlist from anywhere in the house whether that be the kitchen, living area, outdoor entertaining area or even the bathroom – no plug-in required! The kit contains installable speakers, a mounting grid and cover plate as well as a plug base so you never have to worry about the speakers’ battery life or connecting your device with a cord. Simply connect to Bluetooth and press play!
Vineful Festive Organic Mix
Have you heard it through the grapevine? Vineful is Australia’s leading mindful wine service – perfect for festive season gifting. Launching in April 2019, Vineful is the newest most sustainable and environmentally friendly wine subscription. Sourcing red, white and even rosé from some of Australia’s leading wineries and brands, gifters will be pleased to know that if you’re looking for quality organic or vegan wines, Vineful is the service suitable for you. This year, why not gift the Festive Organic Mix containing six bottles including shiraz, rosé, prosecco and even pinot grigio.
Ashley & Co Gift Box
We all need some pampering from time to time and that’s when Ashley & Co steps in. The New Zealand owned and operated company is based in Auckland and was started over 10 years ago. Today, Ashley & Co’s array of products are inspired by founder, Jackie Ashley’s childhood memories of Hong Kong and exotic travel. This Christmas, treat your special someone or yourself to a hint of mindfulness with the Ashley & Co Gift Box complete with a home perfume diffuser, a waxed candle, hand soap, soothing hand cream and a lip punch lip balm.
VÖOST Collagen Formation
Needing a Christmas pick-me-up? Then look no further than VÖOST – Australia’s leading effervescent vitamin brand. This year, we’re gifting ten month’s supply of Collagen Formation which contains no added dairy, lactose, soy or yeast. Available in a refreshing strawberry flavour, VÖOST’s Collagen Formation supports skin health, connective tissue health, collagen health and it also reduces free radicals formed in the body. With less than 0.4g sugar per glass, each dissolvable tablet is also packed with vitamin C and biotin.
Cellarmasters Icon Gift
If you’re looking to gift a wine pack like no other, then look no further than Cellarmasters Icon Gift pack. Priced at $199, the box includes six bottles from Langhorne Creek Area, Mum’s Block, Mclean’s Farm, Black Wattle, Blood Brother Republic and Shark’s Block. With over 43 accolades combined, the Cellarmasters Icon Gift pack is housed in a luxurious wooden gift box; so if you’re purchasing a gift for a red wine lover, you simply cannot look past this must-have pack!
Sustainable Salons + Dresden Vision
Whoever knew that recycling could ever be so… fashionable? Yes, that’s right, now you can look fabulous and feel good about it! In collaboration with Sustainable Salons and Dresden Vision, The Shampoo Collection is the world’s first range of sunglasses, prescription sunglasses and prescription frames made entirely out of recycled shampoo bottles. Collected from Sustainable Salons’ members across Australia and New Zealand, this year treat your environmentally friendly friend with a pair of black signature Dresden frames.