Having trouble with your gift list for the holidays? Our weekly gift guide series will help you figure out what you can get your loved ones this coming season. From food to fashion and beauty, we’ll be covering all possible areas to make sure you have the best options to choose from. We will be posting gift guides every week till Christmas comes around so keep checking back for more!
The search for the perfect gift can be tricky. When picking clothes or shoes as presents, for instance, you’re never really sure if they’ll like it enough to actually use it. So when it comes to practical gifts, we suggest you consider gadgets. Your techie buddy would especially flip out if you surprise them with a new acquisition this holiday. Here, we’ve rounded up gadgets and accessories that are not only useful for everyday use but also perfect for stylish ladies.
Apple Watch Series 4 x Hermès
The latest drop from Apple Watch offers multiple designs. Their collection in partnership with Hermès is particularly gorgeous. Along with a new watch face, it features boldly colorful leather bands in different designs. For your loved one, go for the Double Tour. It has an extra-long band which wraps twice around the wrist and is available in four colorways, each paired with a 40mm stainless steel case. Available at Hermès, Greenbelt 3.
Native Union Dock Wireless Charger
Charging stations are usually an eye sore, especially to those who are particular about keeping their space chic and neat. Native Union’s wireless charger offers a way to do away with the clutter, and with its minimal design, can also double as a home decor piece. Available at Digital Walker, SM Aura.
Off-White iPhone X cover
Your techie girl friend who loves to dress up for sure loves to spruce up her most precious gadget too. This phone case from Off-White comes with a sleek, feminine design that will surely add pizzazz to her must-have gadget. Available at Off-White Manila.
Echo Dot Smart Speaker with Alexa
This widely popular smart speaker dropped a new style in time for the holiday season. Its sleek design available in three colors will blend seamlessly in your home. And with multiple features such as Alexa’s ability to read the news out loud, control smart home devices, and add items to your gal pal’s Amazon shopping list, she won’t ask for anything else. Available at Villman Computers, Glorietta 2.
Impressions Vanity Company Touch Pro LED Makeup Mirror
Every woman knows how crucial lighting is when applying makeup. This vanity mirror makes it so much easier to prep, as it is capable of simulating daylight. And because getting ready may take a long time, it is also equipped with a USB charger, as well as a wireless bluetooth speaker that not only allows her to play music, but also make calls. Available online.
Fitbit Charge 3
For your fitness-obsessed friend, Fitbit is a clear choice. Their latest offering has a seven-day battery life and aside from tracking heart rate, blood oxygen levels, sleeping, swimming, walking, running and even breathing, it can also be used to make contactless payments. But a feature we really love is the Female Health Tracking which can monitor fertility windows as well as menstrual cycles and symptoms like headaches and cramps. Available at Beyond the Box, Century City Mall.
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