It may be the most jubilant season of the year, but you'd be hard-pressed to find someone who doesn't relate with the stresses of Christmas gift-giving. Holiday hampers and beauty sets are all well and good, but what's one to do when they're hankering for something a bit more remarkable? Whether you're on the buying or recieving end, this list of nifty gadgets offers something for everyone and every hobby. Ready the ribbons and wrapping paper; these gifts are to be a welcome addition under any tree this Christmas.
For any shutterbugs you know, the Anniversary Edition camera by Alpa will also serve the purpose of recording precious Christmas memories.
With this Champagne Bag by Berluti X Krug, you'll never show up to any party empty-handed again.
Make starry nights 100x better with the Ambassador telescope by Celestron.
Have wheels, will travel, especially with this Italian-designed bicycle by Montante.
This American Elite Telecaster Thinline electric guitar by Fender is for any rocker (aspiring or otherwise) in your life.
These tops by Foreverspin hail from Toronto and are a timeless gift for the child (or Inception-lover) in all of us.
One can never go wrong with wine -- or this Model Two wine system by Coravin.
This R4-30 limited edition integrated music system by Ruark Audio will be music to any audiophile's ears.
Add some extra pizzazz to your life with this Complication lighter by ST Dupont.
Hit the road with the Scrambler by Vintage Electric Bikes for a taste of the adventurous life.
This article was published in the Christmas supplement of the Dec 2016 issue of Hong Kong Tatler.