We may not have a winter wonderland outside, but that does not stop us from feelin' jolly by golly during this gifting season!
It’s Christmas in the City peeps, and time to bring good tidings for the loved ones on your list. So, let us help you make the holidays merry, bright, and easy with the ultimate wow-worthy Australian-made gifts that you can give with a joyful heart!
Psst...It’s OK to shop for yourself, too. 'Yule' be more than delighted to do so!!!!
Leave out the milk and cookies for Santa, while you indulge in some yummy chocolates! Share the love with these festively packaged milk and dark chocolates that use sustainable cocoa and get into the Christmas spirit with a sweet tooth!!
How can you tell if your beeswax candle is made from 100% beeswax? Simple, over time, beeswax naturally produces a 'bloom' - a white film on the wax of your candle. Amalfi Coast, Honeyboy, Positano Peach, or Positano Ultimate Grey. Dreamy bubble candles that are perfect for lovers of a pastel-hued item.
Hand-cut, sanded, and polished using a reclaimed beer bottle, this candle smells like going down Candy Cane Lane. Giving a special Christmas-y touch, Mojo Candle’s Candy Cane Beer Bottle Candle, with its sugary mulberry notes with a hint of peppermint and spearmint, is a soy wax confectionery masterpiece, without the sugary calories!!
Leftover Christmas Dinner? Here is a super practical handmade gift that will wrap up those delicious ham and turkey or roast potatoes comfortably without compromising on freshness! Plus, they make the merry season oh-so-colourful with their striking prints and patterns!!
An experience gift that brings the whole family together! Perfect for decorating Christmas trees or adorning presents, these pompom baubles (Australian merino wool all the way!) are not only fun to make but something that can be used year after year.
Cute little aromatic sachets fragranced with all things Christmassy like cinnamon, tangerine, frankincense, and myrrh! Hang it on your tree and when the season is over, drop it in your wardrobe, drawer, or car. For its fine to smell like Christmas all year round!!
Hand made from sustainable and renewable Australian timbers, Rainbowmakers’ Spinning Top is a delightful simple toy based on the beautiful form of the Gum Nut and Acorn. A gift for all ages and something that will last for generations, bringing joy to all that pick it up.
A rainbow during Christmas? Why not we are in the Land Down Under! Allow your kids to colour the rainbow naturally with Eco Crayons’ 100% natural crayons handmade in Australia from plant waxes and butter and colour pigments derived from plants, seeds, and flowers.
9. Hanky Fever’s Hopping Into Christmas Hanky
All I want for Christmas is - a hopping kangaroo! A modern twist on the tourist hanky, this whimsical square of luscious cotton hand-printed in Melbourne makes a perfect Christmas present for loved ones away from home or friends abroad.
Showcasing some of Australia’s best oils, such as Lemon Myrtle, Eucalyptus Euphoria, All Australian Tea Tree, Pure Macadamia, and Elemi & Kunzea, this pack of uplifting soaps from the Australian Natural Soap Company in Melbourne is a skincare miracle!
If one of the three gifts given by the 3 wise kings was Frankincense. Why not bring a little twist to this with the other two being Lime and Lemon Myrtle? Packed with essential oil goodness, Aromae’s Uplift Trio Pack makes a meaningful Christmas gift that helps to relieve anxiety and boost the immune system.
A stylish Noel with Topheads’ Joel Metal & Wood Sunglasses! Perfect for a summery Christmas, these sunnies made in sunny Bondi feature a solid frame front made from cotton based acetate commonly found in tree pulp with polarised lenses, spring hinges, and wooden temples with epic metal detailing.
All is calm, and all is bright at the ark! Or is it? Designed and crafted on the Gold Coast from premium grade plywood, Sunday the Ark can be put together by little hands with adult supervision. Not just the kids, the adults are also sure to love assembling this one!
Strong enough to take Melbourne winds, Alperstein Design’s folding inverted umbrella is one of the only umbrellas in the world that will keep you dry coming in and out of small spaces!
Easy to rest on the floor or hang, and beautiful artwork to admire, these umbrellas support indigenous artists.
15. Denz and co’s Lyre Bird Dangles
Our very own local carolers! One of the most incredible songsters and mimic in the bird world, the lyre birds are known to imitate tunes, songs of other birds, and even camera shutters and car alarms! Get ready to hear Denz and co’s beautiful pair of lyre bird danglers belt out 'Joy to the World' even post-Christmas!
All the way from Brisbane, Little Acre’s gourmet oyster mushrooms are all you need to cook a special stir fry dinner! Harvest (or flush as they say) your own mushrooms on your kitchen bench with these simple to use grow kits. Blue or gold, these kits make perfect additions to any gift this Christmas!
Australian Made Greeting Cards
What is Christmas gifting without greeting cards? They are indeed the reason for the season! Check out our blog: The Best Christmas Cards in Australia, where you will find the best eco-friendly cards created by local artists and brands. From Wally Paper and Able and Game’s quirky and funny cards to Paper Go Round’s seed cards and Little Sister Co.’s heartfelt messages, there is plenty to send the love of this Christmas, which will a bring warm smile, to close ones!