Whether it’s a birthday gift for your tech-savvy colleague or a special little something for your girlfriend, these seven gifting ideas are sure to add some serious brownie points in your side of column. And what’s more? They don’t cost a penny more than ₹2,000!
For the tech freak – Kenxinda W1 Smartwatch
Have a friend or relative who’s a tech freak? If that person doesn’t own wearable tech yet, be the first to initiate give them this sleek and stylish smartwatch from Kenxinda. Comfortable to wear and easy to use, the watch packs quite a punch in its compact size and reasonable price, well-equipped as it is with a dual SIM slot, digital camera, Bluetooth, radio and MP3 player. A slider and alphanumeric keypad makes typing a breeze.
For the snap-happy girlfriend – Feye Extendable Wireless Bluetooth Selfie Stick
If you often find yourself posing for a selfie with your better half, she’ll surely love this portable selfie stick from Feye. It comes with an adjustable length of 8.66″ to 42.5″ and supports up to 2kgs of weight. Simply attach the camera or phone on to it and click away. Portable enough to fit in your bag or pocket, this makes for a great gift especially if you and your partner are taking a trip together.
For the quirky home diva – Aadhya Creations Multicolor Paper Lantern
Add to your friend’s quirky home décor with this bright and earthy chandelier made from newspapers. Vibrant and chic, it is perfect for adding a splash of color to a living room or bedroom or to illuminate a balcony or front porch. The bright green and red make it an ideal gift for the festive season.
For those who live on the edge – KnifeIndia Finger Talon Fixed Blade Knife
There isn’t an adventure enthusiast who is not fascinated by knives and daggers, and if you know one, that person will be delighted to own this very edgy finger talon from Knife India. Beautifully crafted in 440-mm stainless steel and with intricate detailing, the knife is extremely durable and super sharp, a perfect companion for a night of camping in the outdoors, while adding a tough edge to the wearer’s personality.
For the retro music buff – A Tribute To R. D. Burman LP
We all have that one friend who is obsessed with old Hindi music and leaves no chance to proudly flaunt their collection of old-school classics. Add to your friend’s retro pride with this collector’s item—A Tribute to R. D. Burman. This LP (long play vinyl record), which contains nine of the music maverick’s most outstanding works, digitally remastered for superior sound quality, is a must-own for every music lover.
For the jet-setter – iPro IP1042 Powerbank 10400 mAh
Life on the go often causes an immense hunger for power—for the multiple devices you cannot function without, of course! If you know someone who spends more time jet setting between different locations, gift them this compact power bank to make their life a whole lot easier. With a sleek and compact design that can find space in any bag or pocket, a capacity of 10,400 mAh and two USB ports, this is an ideal travel companion.
For the retro-chic lady – Goodlook Wayfarer Sunglasses
Big-framed retro-style shades are making a comeback and how! These uber-stylish limited-edition wayfarer sunglasses from Goodlook are a great gift for a friend or sister who loves to channel the hipster ‘60s vibe in her dressing. The round full frame is meant to suit most face types, be it heart, oval o2r round, and the glasses offer 100-per-cent UV protection, making it the ideal stylish pick for when the big hard sun relentlessly beats down on you.