The ultimate Christmas gift guide
It's that time of year again! This festive season, we’re taking the stress out of gift-giving and granting you a free pass to the ultimate Christmas gift guide for all.
Whether it’s your kooky co-worker with matching stationery, or your tech-obsessed cousin who has recently taken to TikTok in a big way, we’ve got you sorted.
For the entertainer
Always the life of the party and first to call dibs on hosting Christmas (or any event for that matter) - does this sound like your giftee?
An obvious choice, but if food and wine are their jam. Think outside the box and check out these whisky glasses from Myer, wine glasses from matchbox or even a Charcuterie board which you can find at Bed Bath N' Table. To up the ‘wow’ factor, make it fancy with a classic cocktail set, available at Myer; a must have for any self-proclaimed entertainer.
Image: Bar drink specific glassware mixology set of 4 neat from Myer.
For the foodie
They’ve nailed home-made pasta and have sent you one too many photos of their sourdough creations. Here’s how to shop for your way-too-talented friend or family member, because let’s face it, you want to continue reaping the rewards of their new fixation on creating the perfect brownie.
Plan ahead and up your gifting game with a personalised apron from Country Road, Myer or Bed Bath N' Table before heading to Alterations Now Express to add a touch of personalisation that’s sure to get a ‘wow’ on Christmas Day.
Image: Morgan & Finch marlton apron from Bed Bath N' Table.
For the beauty enthusiast
A face-roller and plant-based collagen décolletage mask might not mean much to you, but to them this is the perfect Saturday night. Our beauty-loving giftee is always glowing with fresh skin, and never, ever has a hair out of place.
You can’t go wrong if you start at MECCA. A face-roller from L'Occitane, a silk pillow case from Bed Bath N' Table or an assortment of facemasks from The Body Shop are all options which that won’t break the bank and are the perfect stocking filler.
Image: The metaphysical voyager duo from Aesop.
Image: Ultimate advent calendar from The Body Shop.
For the tech-obsessed
Young or old, tech knows no age limit for this giftee. They love shiny and new-to-market and live for the gifting season.
Check out the audio headphones from BOSE available at Myer, the perfect pair for anyone who is constantly on calls or tuning out at the gym.
If wearables are more their thing, check out the range of fitness watches from Big W or Myer, such as the Garmin watch or Apple Watch, which will have them tracking everything from their daily steps to their heart-rate. Discover our favourite tech gadgets to make gift giving that little bit easier.
We also recommend heading to Myer who have everything from drones to smart home systems, both big wins when it comes to the tech fiends.
For the pre-teen screen queen
This giftee has more recently moved from making home-made slime to learning the latest TikTok dances. They live for the screen and know exactly what’s involved in taking a perfectly angled selfie.
You will find most options available at Big W, Target or Myer for this type – think a new iPhone stand, a selfie ring light or an illuminated phone case. We also recommend Mobile Experts, My Touch Mobile or The Mobile Company for all the latest in fun phone accessories. You name it, they have it, and your giftee most likely wants it.
If old school polaroids are more their style, pick up an Instax Mini 11 camera from Myer. Don’t forget to pick up some extra film, too!
For the wellness -warrior
This giftee is always ahead of the curve when it comes to trying the latest health and fitness trends and love them selves a motivational quote
If your wellness warrior is a little less yogi and a little more gym buff, try Big W, Target or Myer. for some new handheld weight sets or a thermal water bottle. Oh, and if you’re up for the challenge, go big and head to Myer to get your hands on that therapy massage gun they’ve been raving about.
For the crafty ones
Their talent knows no bounds – from knitted jumpers to hand-painted murals on their bedroom wall, our crafty giftee is always on the market for the latest and greatest in DIY.
For the fashionista
Finding the right gift for your trend-savvy loved one is never easy, especially if you aren't on their fashion level. If you don't know what is in and what is so last year, the trick is to keep it simple. Adorn them with a dainty necklace for layering from Pandora or Mazzucchelli's, or something to make her ears dazzle, try Duffs Jewellers. For the men, you can't go past a classic watch from Bevilles.
Ever since Carrie Bradshaw graced our screens, what girl hasn't been obsessed with shoes! This year slides are all the trend for a dressy look visit Jo Mercer or Wittner or try Seed Heritage, Country Road or Betts for the ultimate cool but comfort factor.
If you are still in doubt, accessories are the ultimate gift. From belts to sunglasses and bags, your fashionista is sure to be impressed.
Image: Ray-Ban Sunglasses, RB197 from Sunglass Hut.
Image: 3 piece accessory gift box from Politix.
Image: Tan RFID wallet from Tarocash.
For those who have everything
Still stuck for ideas? Our ultimate secret weapon this gifting season is a Westfield Gift Card. They are the perfect gift for someone who really does just want the gift of choice. You can purchase our digital gift card here or visit our Concierge Desk located on Ground Floor near Duffs Jewellers.
Equipped with this list, you’ll be cruising into December with a new understanding of how the organised and pre-planned live. Presents wrapped, under the tree, and not a single night of panic buying in sight. Now doesn’t that sound like the new you?
Centre gift wrapping
Strapped for time and want your wrapping out of the way? Don’t stress. We have the perfect solution for you. Visit our gift-wrapping station located on Level 1, near Politix for all your gift wrap needs.