Janvi Thanki

12 Thoughtful Gifts for Friends and Family Back Home

Remind them how much they love you with the perfect holiday present.



Are you going home for your summer holiday? You know what that means… gifts from the glittering UAE for all your friends and family! But what to pack that won’t break the bank or your suitcase? Fear not, we have you covered:

For Mom and Dad

Make Mom happy with Kate Spade’s uniquely designed cheese board, which will be a great conversation starter for the next family dinner. For Dad, choose Harvey Nichols Non-Alcoholic Chardonnay & Salted Caramel Truffels will be just the ticket. Finally, a Jo Malone Pomegranate Noir Scent Surround Diffuser will fill the house with a fresh summer smell.

Gramercy Cheese Board With Knife

aed 395.20 Kate Spade New York

Non-Alcoholic Chardonnay & Salted Caramel Truffles

aed 116.45 Harvey Nichols

Pomegranate Noir Scent Surround™ Diffuser 165ml

aed 288.81 Jo Malone London

For Your Siblings

For the brother who loves gaming, Xbox One Red Dead Redemption 2 will make you their favourite sibling. To impress your beauty guru sister, gift her Huda Beauty’s Liquid Matte Mini lipsticks. Not sure what they need? A JBL GO portable wireless Bluetooth speakers will do the trick – because who doesn’t love music?

Red Dead Redemption ON SALE

aed 240 Xbox One
aed275 13

Liquid Matte Minis Set

aed 153.72 Huda Beauty

Go Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker (Black) ON SALE

aed 103.95 JBL
aed156 34

For Your Best Friends

Bring home a slice of adventure with a Vans backpack and white sneakers. Whether they are going out for a picnic, hike, work or vacation, these classic pieces will be their helpful companions for both girls and boys. If your bestie’s not so sporty, add click to cart for Kate Spade’s lovely clover heart earrings that she will wear every day.

Men’s Old Skool II Backpack

aed 149 Vans

Comfycush Old School Shoe ON SALE

aed 199 Vans
aed309 36

Clover Heart Earrings ON SALE

aed 131.68 Kate Spade New York
aed269 51

For Family

A thoughtful gift when visiting a cousin, uncle or relative, is unique home decor pieces to remember you by. A beautifully structured flower pot or an immersive piece of artwork can never go wrong. If you are on the look-out for out-of-the-box ideas, Williamson Tea’s vibrantly coloured elephant jar comes with 40 tea bags sourced ethically from Kenya.

Vase, Blue, Stoneware

aed 120 Bloomingville

Head of a Rabbit Small Framed

aed 163.04 Landseer

Painterly Summer Lemon And Ginger Tea

aed 51.01 Williamson Tea

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Photo by Artem Beliaikin @belart84 on Unsplash