We’re all about supporting start ups here at Sassy, and love watching a passion blossom into something so cool and unique! New to the scene, Art Craft Pixels’ bespoke pieces of fine and digital art make for the perfect gift to brighten up a loved one’s home.
With a wide range of themes available to browse from, these whimsical creations are fit for any abode. From canvas to paper and wood, we’ve got our eye on the sweet ‘Elephant Bonding’, but their huge collection of quirky prints such as the ‘One Fish…’ and “Art Deco” collections, are well worth taking a look at too.
What’s more, there’s now a 20% discount code available to make Christmas shopping even easier! Simply enter the code “XMAS16” to get 20% off your purchase.
Click here to view the collection!
Whether you’re playing host to a Christmas party, or just planning to do the rounds this year, finding the perfect gift for your friends and family is no easy feat! Well, good news for all the beer-lovers out there, The Bottle Shop are putting a flame to the festivities with the gift of a monthly Beer Club subscription!
Choose from three months, six months or an annual subscription and receive some of the best craft brews from around the world –right to your doorstep. Sent at the start of the month alongside a detailed description of each unique beverage, Beer Club members will automatically become VIPS, grabbing an additional 5% off all online and in-store purchases (and much needed refills!). And with the widest selection of craft beers, premium spirits and boutique wines available online too, it’s time to bring the party to you!
Beer Club Memberships are priced at $1,290 for three months , $2,580 for six or $5,160 for a year-long subscription! Click here for more details.
Let’s be honest, one of the best things about Christmas in undoubtedly the food! Indulging in festive treats and nibbles (on top of lashings of mulled wine, of course!), is something we always look forward to come the holidays. Perfect for the foodie in your life, Crafted852 is curbing cravings with gift boxes brimming with seasonal delights.
Each box conceals an array of lovingly prepared food and lifestyle products that can’t be found just anywhere! Browse their Market Place and pick up some treats fit for the silly season – we’re lusting after gourmet goodies like their Bourbon Barrel Maple Syrup ($270), ready for fluffy pancakes on a crisp Christmas morning!
Sassy Girls can also enjoy 15% off their online order (with a minimum spend of $1,000) and free shipping to Hong Kong Island, Kowloon and the New Territories! Simply quote “2SASSY” upon checkout. ‘Tis the season!
Prices vary depending on each gift box, click here for more details!
Add a little sparkle to your stocking this year! If you’re looking for something truly special this Christmas, look no further than Diamond Registry. Located in Central, the heart of Hong Kong, this diamond wholesaler has been around since 1961 providing the most comprehensive info on the diamond industry.
The diamond experts there can advise you on how to find the best of the best when it comes to GIA certified wholesale diamonds, offering stellar service and a quick, easy process. What’s more, they can help you create a stunning piece of bespoke jewellery for that special someone at the best price. This is for sure the place to come if you’re looking for serious value for your money over the holiday season (aren’t we all!), as the prices are much more reasonable than normal retail… bring on the bling!
Diamond Registry, 6/FL, Eubank Plaza, No 9, Chiu Lung Street, Central, Hong Kong, 2116 5311, www.diamondregistry.com
If you’ve not heard of ESEMBLĒ, where have you been hiding? This awesome handbag brand recently debuted with their first collection in June and quite honestly, we’ve been a bit obsessed with their gorgeous light-weight, premium leather bags since we laid eyes on them. The unique designs are modern classics that are perfect for carrying around the busy streets of Hong Kong.
Our fave design at the moment? The sophisticated Shoulder Bag from the Spring Summer 2017 collection. This light-weight bag is oh-so versatile – sling over your shoulder for a day out in the city then adjust the convertible strap to transform it into a cute clutch for the evening. We’ve also got our eyes on the uniquely shaped Bell Bag in a fresh mint colour, which would make for the perfect everyday bag with a twist! We know what’s on our Christmas wishlist this year…
As if you needed any more tempting, ESEMBLĒ is offering a special Sassy perk of 15% off with the code ‘SASSYXESEMBLE’. What are you waiting for?
Bell Bag ($1,850) and Park Shoulder Bag ($1,650) available at Lane Crawford – Lab Concept; Kapok St Francis Yard/Hysan Place, Harvey Nichols, Kapok K11; and online at www.theesemble.com
Let’s face the facts, odds are we’ll be gorging on turkey and drinking one too many festive cocktails this season, so come January we’ll be more than ready to welcome a good sweat session! Don’t fret though girls, whether you’re a beginner to the fitness scene or an athlete, HIT45 will challenge you and have you burning off those Christmas cookie calories faster than you ate them.
A mix of cardio, free and body weight exercises, their packages are built to burn fat, build strength, tone you up and improve your fitness levels – all in tune to some seriously pumping music! Gift your friends with an unlimited package that’ll give them no excuse not to join you all throughout January! Strength in numbers ladies, strength in numbers!
Sign up for a free trial and purchase an Unlimited Package priced at $2,799 a month, or buy a single sessions for $270. Packs of 5 are priced at $1,250 or 10 for $2,200. More info here!
Endless Christmas parties filled with mulled wine, mince pies and festive fun… you can’t blame us for loving this time of the year! And the last thing we want to worry about when we’re dancing away to our fave Christmas tunes and enjoying a glass (or two, or three!) of bubbly is our hair. Enter British brand ghd! Offering arguably the best stylers in world, ghd is our go-to for fabulous tresses this festive season. Loved by celebs like Victoria Beckham (who used them at her SS’17 fashion show) and Sassy Girls alike, one quick flick, curl or straighten with ghd’s signature platinum® stylers in gorgeous copper luxe will have you ready in no time.
A pair of these stylers can help you achieve the perfect look for the party season, but reduces hair breakage by up to 50%. They also help to increase shine by 20% and are kinder to your hair colour*… now you don’t have to worry about being naughty or nice to your locks! With a range of fabulous gift sets this Christmas like the ghd platinum® styler premium gift set ($2,780, exclusive to Lane Crawford), ghd is the ideal gift for Sassy Girls who want to break the rules, but not their hair at the next festive occasion.
The new ghd Copper Luxe Christmas collection is available now at Lane Crawford (IFC, Times Square & Canton Road), Harvey Nichols (Landmark, Pacific Place & Beauty Bazaar), lanecrawford.com, Net-A-Porter.com, ZALORA.com & selected finest hair salons. www.ghdhair.com
Ahh Christmas, a time to eat drink and be merry with friends and family, but with endless mince pies and mulled wine on the cards, over indulging is an inevitability. So, girls let’s start afresh with a stocking stuffer sure to set us on the path to a fit and healthy 2017!
With over 2,500 studios world wide, HYPOXI® targets stubborn fat and cellulite using innovative technology and low-impact exercises. Say goodbye to your muffin top as you comfortably pedal away for just 30 minutes in a specialised chamber – don’t believe us? Check out our review here! Book yourself in for a free trial and let the magic happen…
Sign up for 12 of more HYPOXI® training sessions and receive 6 additional training sessions for free (saving you HK$ 3,994!) – sign up here!
HYPOXI® Studio Central, 8/F, EuBank Plaza, 9 Chiu Lung Street, Central, Hong Kong, 2537 6637, www.hypoxi.com.hk
We don’t have to tell you how much we love Hong Kong based company iDecorate! It’s our go-to online store for all the chicest homeware and accessories, offering a range of carefully curated products and brands.
Whether you’re looking for a gift for your bestie or your mum, or even your nieces and nephews, iDecorate has the most stylish decor items that you won’t find anywhere else in Hong Kong. We love the art work from Aussie designer Ahoy Trader, as well as the cute cushion covers and on trend candle holders. We’ve also got to shout-out the collection of cards on offer too! Beautiful birthday, Christmas and greeting cards are always hard to find in HK, but we can’t get enough of iDecorate’s quirky and creative selection.
Read more: Hostess with the Mostest
Who doesn’t love a Jo Malone candle? With a selection of the most gorgeous candles, home fragrances and perfumes, Jo Malone is one British brand we are pining after this Christmas. Ideal as a treat for anyone from your colleague to your mum, Jo Malone is one of our favourite shops for a luxurious, heavenly scented gift. With a range of beautifully packaged festive gift sets, Jo Malone make it even easier to pick up something special for your loved ones this year. We’ve got our eye on the Limited Edition Orange Bitters Cologne which smells refreshing but also oh-so Christmassy! The unique packaging adds a cute festive touch, too. Let’s hope Santa sees this!
Jo Malone, www.jomalone.com.hk
It’s safe to say that we’re more than a little stationery obsessed, constantly picking pens up here and a cheeky notebook there, forever enticed by kikki.K’s gorgeous range of Swedish designs! Known for their fresh and clean look, you can’t go wrong with a brand new journal or keepsake diary, but this year we’re coveting their quintessentially Christmas range!
Think gorgeous homewares, all-in-one Christmas Planner Gift Packs (for those forgetting to check their lists twice!) , Christmas Crafts and the all-important, 2017 diaries and calendars! Celebrate special moments and give the gift of treasured memories to friends and family this festive season!
kikki.K, available at various locations across Hong Kong.
We had to include one of our favourite beauty brands, LUSH, in our A-Z guide! Not only are the LUSH products unique and creative, but we love the fact that the brand is focused on using cruelty-free, vegetarian and ethically sourced ingredients. And LUSH take it a step further, supporting great causes and campaigns that align with their values as a company and what they believe (snap up a Charity Pot, a silky and moisturising body cream with proceeds going to a HK-based grassroots charity). As usual, LUSH have gone all out this year with an incredible, vast selection of festive beauty products that are sure to add a little sparkle and a smile to any lucky recipient!
Whether you’re looking for a product for you body, face or hair, LUSH have you covered. The range of different scents, flavours, fresh ingredients and styles of handmade products on offer is amazing, so you’re sure to find something for everyone here. Pick up one of their famous bath-bombs for those who like a little fun in the tub (our pick is the very Sassy pink and green ‘Mistletoe’ bath bomb) or go for this outrageously cute and quirky ‘Santasaurus’ Reusuable Bubble Bar! Check out all the Christmas Gift Sets here (all in re-useable packaging!) for care-free Christmas shopping!
Available at all LUSH stores in Hong Kong and online here.
A long-time Sassy fave, Mischa is best known for their iconic hexagon print totes. The designs are classic, embracing both the traditional and the modern, to create simple, timeless bags; and with so many to choose from, there is sure to be one for every girl (and for every occasion!) making them the perfect choice for a special Christmas gift.
From tote bags and holdalls, to clutch and cross-body bags, Mischa really does have it all. We love the versatile Mini Bucket Bag as it’s roomy enough for everyday use, but gives a Sassy edge to any outfit. Available in a range of colours, it lets every girl show off her style! For something smaller, you can’t go wrong with one of the cute card holders (add a monogram for a personalised touch!).
Find them at various stockists across Hong Kong or online here.
The eco-conscious approach of niin make their beautiful jewellery the ideal guilt-free and gorgeous gift choice for that special someone this Christmas. Using recyclable and sustainable materials and production methods wherever possible, niin use only nature’s treasures to create original jewellery and accessories that are sure to bring a smile to any girl’s face.
We can’t get enough of the stunning Ajei Rose Quartz Star of David Pendant Necklace. A symbol for protection and love, the Pendant features a Star of David carving and is made from rose quartz, the love stone, making it the perfect holiday present for your S.O. this year. Or for a unique and eye-catching gift, we also love the Yin Drusy Spectrum Earrings!
Find them at 200 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong or online here.
Okay, so you might not instantly think of a gym when you’re trying to rustle up some good gift ideas, but for any fitness fanatic there’s nothing better than trying out a new class, especially at the newly opened Odinson! This boutique fitness studio in the middle of Sheung Wan is conveniently located but offers a serene escape from the busy streets below. The beautifully designed space is sleek and sophisticated, with its very own juice bar serving up fresh Mr Green Juice delights.
Buy a Wonder Woman class ($300 per person drop in – pricing here) for you and your bestie and enjoy a fun women-only workout with the experienced personal trainers that focuses on bums, tums and legs. It’s ideal if you want to build your confidence up in the gym and learn some high intensity, fat burning exercises. Who knows, you could be tempted to come back for more…
Find Odinson at: 11/F & 12/F, 22 Bonham Strand, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, www.odinson.asia
Fashion forward or fashion obsessed, PAKT is the perfect present for those who love to shop… but don’t have the space to do so! Struggling to buy for someone who already has everything? Provide them with unlimited space (you read right!) to store and care for their clothes as the team collects, packages and keeps track of every item with a personal photo inventory.
Need a dress on demand? PAKT will deliver whenever you want with the option to dry-clean, repair and press and steam your garments ready for that Christmas charity gala and glitzy New Year do. Partnering with Asia Miles this festive season, refer a friend or store clothes and earn up to fifty thousand miles (T&C’s apply). Time to start booking our next excursion, we think!
Check out their service here, www.pakt.hk
Queelin‘s sophisticated jewellery line captures Chinese culture in a series of unique and extra sparkly pendants, rings, necklaces and gorgeous accessories. With a wealth of playful designs to choose from, we can’t help but gawk at their King and Queen collection; a mythical tale of ‘love and majesty’ and ‘ying and yang’, in a series of dragon-inspired white rose gold. Magical!
Available at all Queelin stores in Hong Kong here and online here.
With all those parties and Christmas dinners on the horizon, there are heaps of occasions coming up that warrant something special. And from festive frocks to snuggly scarves, bags and ultra glam accessories, Rebecca Minkoff is the perfect outlet to treat any lady in your life! We’re slightly obsessed with this super sparkly Leo Clutch, the ultimate, glitzy sidekick to carry you (and your things!) all throughout the holiday season!
See all Hong Kong store locations here.
Shopping for loved ones is no easy task! Avoid the dreaded anticipation of discovering whether they’ll love or err… pretend to love what you’ve bought this year, and give the gift of online shopping. With a Shopbop voucher, the shopping world is their oyster with thousands of products at their finger tips. We love the range of chic designers on offer, and the ‘gift guide’ page for a slice of inspiration. Fish out those champagne glasses and rest assured the perfect gift is in THEIR hands!
Available online here.
As much as everyone loves receiving a present, sometimes the best gifts are memories and experiences that you simply can’t put a price on. Travel is arguably the only thing you can buy that will make you richer, so this holiday season why not snap up a gift card from Flight Centre that your friends and family can use towards their next trip?
They can help with flights, accommodation, tours, car hire and whatever else they can think of! As a one-stop shop for all things travel related, Flight Centre can help with all aspects of that upcoming family holiday, or the next luxury weekend break. If you know anyone with a serious case of wanderlust, this is the the gift for them!
More info on Flight Centre gift cards here! Email them at firstname.lastname@example.org, call 2830 2899 or visit any of the Flight Centre stores.
Whether it be your sister, girlfriend or your aunt, when it comes to shopping for presents, makeup is almost always a winner! And as always, we’re completely obsessed with Urban Decay‘s NAKED palettes and enormous selection of creamy, matte lipsticks (side note: could Ruby Rose be any more perfect?), so when it comes to choosing, we tend to get a little side tracked. This limited-edition Moondust palette however… buy it, buy it now! With eight highly pigmented, glittery shades to choose from, all our Christmas wishes are about to come true.
See all Hong Kong store locations here.
Bored of the same old options? Treat yourself and your friends to a unique experience like no other! Perfect for those new to the city and seasoned oldies alike, Viator Travel plays host to a huge variety of tours and trips all over the world, including some pretty cool Hong Kong excursions. Head out on a sunset cruise, or gaze at the city below from a helicopter… these amazing experiences are sure to make some pretty memorable gifts.
Read more: An Amazing Helicopter Trip with Viator Travel
Check out all Viator Hong Kong trips here.
So… you may have gathered what our favourite tipple is! A bottle of vino always makes for a great gift, whether you’re thanking your friend for an awesome dinner party, celebrating a colleague’s birthday, or looking for something to keep Grandma happy at Christmas! But if you’re looking to go a step further and get something really special for any oenophiles in your life, then make sure you check out Coravin.
Coravin is an incredible, unique product that allows you to drink from a bottle of wine without having to open the cork… yep, you better believe it! That means you can drink from numerous bottles without having to open them all, and you don’t have to worry about finishing off a bottle either. Perfect for those with a wine collection or for Sassy Girls who love to host get-togethers, the Coravin will seriously take your cheese and wine party to the next level! What’s more, this season you can snap up a limited edition Coravin Model 2 Elite in red, gold or silver. Cheers to that!
Available for $2,800 at Watsons Wine, Enoteca Wine and Bidvino.com.
We’re all massive suckers for a massage here at Sassy, and we can only assume that you all are too! So, what better gift than to call upon Xi Shi Wellbeing for a little at-home pampering? Think spa on wheels, they bring top-notch spa treatments to you in the comfort and privacy of your own home! Surprise your friends and family with a 90 or 120 minute massage, without having to leave your bed! Sounds like a great girls’ night in! Why not pull prezzie money together and book yourselves in for a little luxury at your next party, just in time before everyone heads home for Christmas? Time for some festive pampering!
Available to book online here.
Looking for an unlimited selection of fab designer frocks to rock this holiday season? Look no further than YEECHOO. With a range of dresses, tops and accessories available to rent, YEECHOO are sure to come in handy over the festive period. Don’t fret about what to wear to that upcoming Christmas party or your big New Year’s Eve bash, simply browse the holiday dresses on YEECHOO and book in an appointment at their showroom. Your Christmas just got a little less stressful!
Read more: How to look fabulous this festive season without breaking the bank!
Available online here.
Who doesn’t love wearing leggings – comfortable, versatile and stretchy (bring on the turkey), they’re practically an athleisure essential. And with the driving force of a super-creative and talented female behind the brand, we’re gifting all of our girlfriends with Zarie Dream Leggings this year.
Made with exclusive European technology, containing ingredients like caffeine and Aloe Vera, these pants not only look HOT but actually help to shape your legs and bum, nourishing and sculpting your lower body as you wear them! The dream? We think so!
Shop Zarie leggings online here! www.zarie.co