The festivity is in the air! And I am loving to browse through various sites that are brimming with the festive offers, each one better than the other. After a great deal of browsing, I have short listed some budget friendly gifts that you can choose to give to your friends and family this season. Here is a list of 9 individual products as well as product hampers that are available online. These are budget friendly options for this festive season and are priced within INR 500.
1. Frame the moment
These beautiful handmade frames are gifts that will hold the moments captured. Starting from INR 200, these frames are made with handmade paper is the perfect accessory to have in any living space. You can buy these beautiful crafted frames at GreennGood.
2. Chumbak for the gifts out of the box!
If you are looking at some quirky gifting ideas, then Chumbak is the place you have to shop from. I have never shopped with them, but I do love the collection of things they have, ranging from fridge magnets to mugs, keychains, showercaps, mouse pads and more! The list of things that they have is pretty exhausting. I think it is time I pamper myself with the wonderful and super cute tins that they have to store ummm extra things. Start shopping from chumbak now!
3. Natural Cosmetics
For someone who does not use make at all, this is a refreshing choice. And the good part, it is supposed to be all organic! SoulTree kajals are handmade carbon black collected from vegetable oil lamps and combined with organic ghee (clarified butter), natural mineral colours and organic almond oil. These organic kajals are available in a range of vibrant colours, these are colurful gifts that will last long after the festivities have ended. Priced at INR 295, these can be bought from Natural Mantra. If you are looking for more than kajals, then Soultree also has a fab collection of lipsticks within INR 500. Click here to see the entire collection.
4. **Omved – Shamana Incense Kit
I picked up these to gift and on a whim, I opened one to see how they are. I was never a fan of Mogra till I inhaled these. This comes in a corrugated cardboard box and contains a pretty hand painted incense holder, 25 mini incense sticks and 20 incense cones in the Mogra fragrance. And let me add that the fragrance is simply heavenly! This is a limited edition item creayed just for Diwali, so if you want to own this one, click here to buy it now! Priced at INR 390, this is the perfect gift to give to someone who loves to indulge in aromatherapy!
5. Eco Tokris
Eco tokri has the unique hand-picked items that are a part of the combos. Starting from ground spices that can be used in the kitched, to a pack of 3 of Rustic Art’s best selling soaps or if you have a bigger budget, you can look at the baby care tokri and more. This site has some of the best certified organic brands. The tokris or combos start at INR 360 and needless to say that these gifting options promote a healthy living. Click here to see what’s in the store.
Priced at INR 450, this hair kit comes with an aloe gel, a nourishing hair oil, a shampoo and a conditioner. They have two hair hampers that have been made according to the hair types. This makes an excellent gift because you are giving a complete hair care package that one can use. You can buy this kit from their FB page.
7. Promote safe gifting
Safetykart, India’s only e-retail store that has a plethora of safety items has the superb Diwali discount for some of the best-selling products. And if you are wondering why this came in the list, it is because there is nothing more important than promoting safety. So head over here to see all that they have to make your life safer.
8. **Omved – Traditional diyas
I’ve mentioned these earlier too. Omved has a range of terrracotta diyas and fragrant oils that make up the diya and oil hamper. The aroma oils help spreading the wonderful fragrance in your living spaces while the terracotta diyas add the touch of ethnicity and tradition to the festivities. Priced at INR 490, this set is the perfect blend of aromatherapy and tradition. If you want to buy this set, click here.
This is something that is close to my heart and I love this option because it makes me dunk so many products in one parcel and pamper my friends. So what’s in my hamper this year? Lots of things, aromatherapy to skin care, I have it all in one hamper!
Not a very exhaustive list, but these are some things that I totally loved and have short-listed in my search. What are going to be your gifting options this year?
Note: **The Omved options are limited edition items and will not be available post Diwali.
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