Here at Dotmaison we love the idea of presenting a gift to a loved one that really says something. Presents that show a little more thought or judgement about what you think the recipient will appreciate shows a level of understanding and style that can make the gift giving even more enjoyable. At Christmas time, it’s a great opportunity to use some good judgement and clear thinking in deciding just what friends and family will like and enjoy. Taking into account a new way of presenting a familiar item could be key to choosing a suitable gift. Making the most of a unique design and production sense on a classic item is a good way of setting apart a great present from an adequate one. Here are a few examples of possible pressies that do just that – and will definitely create a buzz around the Xmas tree!
(above – Villeroy & Boch – My Christmas Tree Santa Trio Hanging Ornament)
The Kate Spade Ballpoint Pen Gold Dots is a beautiful way of showing that you care this Christmas. Ideal for fans of stylish stationery, the luxurious white Ballpoint Pen is covered in resplendent gold dots, creating a stunning look of real style and class. The gold lid and base also help to inform this item as a unique gift idea. Arriving in a presentation box, the pen makes use of black ink and standard refills. A lovely gift for those who write with personality and style!
The Bowdelicious Signature Pen is another of those stationary items that truly spells out an individual flair. Created by Ted Baker London and featuring the world famous bow of the designers, this pen is a great gift idea for all. Using a twist top and black ink, the pen is a lovely way to jot down ideas and make notes. Presented in a gift box, the phrase ‘With Love… Ted’ is featured on the front. A beautiful gift this Christmas for anyone who appreciated the beauty of pencraft.
The Fuksas Beer Glass from Ritzenhoff is an ideal gift for the beer lover. The intricately shaped design created a sense of real fun and excitement and is perfect for getting celebrations underway. The subtle diamond shapes work beautifully within the whole, making for a classily arranged piece wonderful for the age-old enjoyment of beer tasting. A great gift for friends, family and anyone who likes a beer from a premium glass.
The Classic Bell Alarm Clock by Karlsson is another fantastic gift of a classic everyday item repackaged in a unique, high-class design. Available in black and white, the smart alarm clock features silent movement in the hands of the pieces meaning that the sleeper will not be disturbed until the time is right. A great present for anyone who values a sleek, modern design within the parameters of a classic.