Diwali 2019: From Alexander McQueen sunglasses to Dries Van Noten purses, our luxe gifting ideas will have you covered this festive season

These gifts for both men and women are sure to make one feel special

Rashmi Rajagopal Lobo Published :  25th October 2019 12:00 AM   |   Published :   |  25th October 2019 12:00 AM

Offbeat, exquisite and luxe, here are some Diwali gifting ideas from Gucci to Begum Khan:


Bling it on
For something more personal, opt for this bracelet from Luis Morais. A high fashion take on the style worn by rockstars and artists, this one is made with gold beads and sapphire crystals. Rs.3,72,470 approximately 

Raise a toast
Ideal for wine connoisseurs, the Oeno Box Connoisseur N°1 Wine Set from L’Atelier du Vin comprises the maison’s most iconic tools such as the Garçon bottle opener and the patented Bilame Anniversaire twin-blade corkscrew. The inside of the lid has a map of all the wine regions of the world. Rs.69,375 approximately

Calling card
This game set from William & Son maybe designed specifically for Racing Demon, but it can also be used to play a host of other games that are synonymous with Diwali. It includes six decks and comes in a silver-stamped leather case. Rs.1,85,245 approximately

Get a grip
The ‘Grip’ watch from Gucci is made from stainless steel in Switzerland. It comes with three ‘windows,’ that display the hour, minute and date, instead of a standard dial, and is engraved with the brand’s signature interlocking GG logos. Rs.1,35,600 approximately

On the bean
This coffee set from Toast Living is minimal yet chic. Built from copper-tone steel, it has a frame that won’t break from heat or pressure, a double-walled carafe and an 800ml kettle with an angled wooden handle. Rs.24,915 approximately

Fuel the flame 
This 540g stone candle from Tom Dixon is set in a marble base that is hand-turned in India. The soy-blend wax is scented with bergamot, fig and sandalwood. Rs.13,545 approximately


Flower arrangement
Dries Van Noten’s garden serves as inspiration for this bag from the designer’s Fall ’19 collection. Fashioned out of lustrous satin, the tote has a braided handle and prints of blue flowers against a bright mustard background. Rs.70,795 approximately

Rooster call
Quirky yet glamorous, this pair of earrings from Begum Khan is sure to turn heads. Featuring a Gallic rooster, it is handcrafted in Istanbul from gold-plated bronze and is encrusted with green and pink pave crystals. It is finished with hanging quartz beads. Rs.76,325 approximately

Weave a web
Alexander McQueen crafts this pair of sunglasses that are detailed with metallic spiders and adjustable nose pads. The spiders are designed with Swarovski crystals and faux pearls. Rs.47,620 approximately

Candle with care
Fornasetti's L’Eclaireuse candle comes with vegetable-based wax that is infused with intense notes of incense, laurel, and geranium with hints of pepper and cypress, in a ceramic vessel. It is designed with an image of opera singer Lina Cavelieri. Rs.24,680 approximately

Fruit infusion
Capturing the essence of the brand, this toran set from Nicobar features golden pomegranates, dragonflies and hearts, which hang off a golden chain. Made from brass, it is sure to brighten up any space. Rs.1,650