Gifts for the Home
Whether you are shopping for unique gift ideas, or looking for great gifts for the home, our gift guide has some great options to fit for any décor, from furniture to home accessories and home appliances.
1. Magimix’s new Vision Toaster: What you see is what you get
Transparency is a valuable trait even in design. Magimix’s new Vision Toaster now brings the sexy and see-through feel to the kitchen with its revolutionary design. The French toaster has made the process itself as delicious as it would taste by replacing the traditional metal components for a glass silhouette. The toaster uses revolutionary long-lasting quartz heating elements for even heat distribution for a perfect toast. The toaster can handle various sizes of bread, from the very thick to the very long for £160 ($252), at John Lewis stores.
2. VIKTOR Air Purifier: Breathe easy
It sure looks like a lamp, but this is the latest air purifier from Swizz Style. The air purifier features a specially developed HPP Filter System for clean indoor air. Besides eliminating dust, pollen, germs and odors, VIKTOR features five capacity stages, dimmable night-mode and LED control lights for a price of $399.99.
3. Custom aquarium
For those who follow Ayn Rand’s philosophy from “The Fountainhead,” this hand-crafted luxury aquarium designed and produced in the Netherlands, creates a very unique and contemporary look. The aquarium includes a built-in filter and contains approximately 10 gallons of water. Priced at $6,500.
4. Dyson Air Multiplier Fans
Though Christmas is definitely not the time to shop for a fan, Dyson’s bladeless Air Multiplier Fans are a fine addition to a modern décor. The company’s latest AM02 and AM03 pedestal fans use “Air Multiplier” technology for a chilling experience and come with remote controls, too. Both the AM02 and AM03 will cost $450.
5. Melitta Caffeo Lattea
Everyone appreciates good coffee and a coffee machine, so this fully automatic Melitta Caffeo Lattea will make a perfect gift for anyone and everyone. The machines doesn’t even need a supply of milk and feature milk2shower powder for perfect milk froth. The Caffeo Lattea comes with magnetic milk jugs that are simply removed and rinsed in warm water, while automatic cleaning makes it literally a no-maintenance machine. The machine is priced at 500 euros.
The limited designer edition of the multi-room music system by Karim Rashid combines the Olive 4 digital music server that has a 4.3-inch widescreen LCD display to show your music information and album artwork, and the Olive 2 zone player to deliver high-fidelity music wirelessly in up to 10 rooms. Available in two models for $1,999, and $799.
7. Designer Radiators by Andrea Ramponi and Karim Rashid
The unusual radiator designs by Andrea Ramponi and Karim Rashid will add zing and warmth to any decor. The funky radiators come in varied shapes and sizes including a dice design, available in a black-and-white floor model that can be stacked vertically or aligned horizontally, the Kb8 radiator features a wall-mounted interlocking dice design, and the stackable pebble-shaped Rock and Roll radiator by Karim Rashid.
Gift a home theater set-up this Christmas. Bose 46-Inch “VideoWave“ LCD TV comes with 16 built-in speakers for the cinematic surround sound experience. In addition to the built-in 16 speakers, there are six compact subwoofers in a magnesium chassis. The VideoWave will retail for $5349 exclusively at Bose stores only.
A stylish cutlery set is an evergreen option for gifting purposes, like this hand-crafted Arabesque cutlery set in metal alloys, plated in titanium and 18 K Gold. The six-person cutlery set is priced at $10,320, so it is perfect for the connoisseur in your life.