2016 Gift Guide: Even though an Apple watch is the first gift on our list (and the most expensive item) we have tried to feature as many products from entrepreneurs as possible.
HEALTH & FITNESS
Sea to Summit’s Ultra Light Day Pack packs down small enough to fit in a pocket when not in use.
Get out of the tent and try Ultra Light Travel Hammock from Red’s Gear
Non-toxic, non-leaching, vacuum sealed, BPA free and stylish Stainless Steel Water bottle from S’well
Entrepreneur: Sarah Kauss How S’well grew from a one-woman operation to $50M in sales
Tonewood Maple Cube You can grate this maple cube on a morning latte, buttermilk pancake or favourite ice cream. It comes in two flavours: Golden Delicate (a buttery maple flavour) or Dark Robust (intense maple flavour).
Small Business Snapshot: Tonewood
Scandinavian Comfort Food: Embracing the Art of Hygge by Trine Hahnemann
Trine Hahnemann Chef, Food Writer, Media Personality, Consultant
(Want to know more about ‘Hygge’? Hygge: A heart-warming lesson from Denmark)
Norlan Whisky Glass if someone likes whisky they will like this glass.
‘Norlan is an international brand focused on modernizing the whisky drinking experience through design, science, and ritual. Our first product, the Norlan Glass, was successfully funded on Kickstarter in December 2015, exceeding our initial funding goal by 1,000%.’
A Wine Carafe is something any wine drinker will appreciate
This book is for anyone who wants to learn about wine Wine Folly: The Essential Guide to Wine
Sommelier, Madeline Puckette offer simple answers to a modern wine lifestyle for the new generation of wine drinkers.
Madeline Puckette is the co-founder of winefolly.com
You don’t have to be a rider to enjoy this fact based miniseries about how Harley Davidson got its start Harley & the Davidsons (Discovery Channel)
Fashion and portrait photographer, Richard Phibbs has donated his services to the Humane Society of New York, making portraits of dogs up for adoption as part of the Manhattan shelter’s work to find them all “forever homes.”
COFFEE & TEA & CHOCOLATE
Seattle’s Bean Box Espresso Sampler comes with four espresso roasts every month. Every sampler includes a half pound of freshly-roasted whole bean coffee, tasting notes, roaster profiles, brewing tips, and an artisan chocolate.
Tea at its finest – London’s JADU Tea
Working hard from your desk on a cold winter day – Perfect Tea Mugs
MISCELLANEOUS, QUIRKY & yes, UNDERWARE
For males & females there is MeUndies
‘A lifestyle brand whose ethos is to produce the world’s most comfortable and sustainable underwear with a simple and fun shopping experience through their online platform.’
Gift guide and if time isn’t on your side they have an e-gift card.
Penguin book cover’s in a beautiful range of products in The Penguin Collection
Passion Planners for the male or female entrepreneur who wants a non-fussy, efficient planner. What is it? customize personal tasks, ample room for your busy schedule, and space to think about progress or regression in goal pursuits.
……………….finally, for those great ideas in the shower Aqua Notes
Jill Crossland is a business and marketing consultant who can take your business and social media to the next level.