Best 2022 Luxury Christmas Gifts

Best 2022 Luxury Christmas Gifts

Our lowdown on the best luxury Christmas gifts for the different kinds of people in your life. 

In a post-pandemic world, people have saved up some money and developed a renewed interest in luxury. Reports reveal that the global luxury goods market thrived this year, and is set to expand—unfazed by economic circumstances—well into 2030. The personal luxury goods market is set to grow at 3 to 8 per cent next year. Be it for its investment value, quality or aesthetic appeal, people love a bit of luxe infused into their lives. So, this Christmas, treat them to some of the finest gifts. Here are our top picks:

1. For the fitness enthusiast:

For the fitness enthusiast
Image by Unsplash and Apple

Come the new year, many people vow to prioritize their health and renew their fitness goals. With your Christmas gift, you can be a part of their journey. Consider giving them the new Apple Watch Series 8, which has a bigger screen, better battery life and more features, like blood oxygen sensors, crash detection, temperature sensing for women’s health and more. It is also water-resistant, making it perfect for the swimmers and surfers in your circle. 

Another reliable choice is the Fitbit watch or the Oura smart ring (for those who don’t like to deck their wrists). From interactive exercise mirrors to self-cleaning water bottles, there are many other items you could consider, too. 

2. For the tech enthusiast:

For the tech enthusiast
Image by Unsplash and Flickr

If your giftee loves all things tech, perhaps you could treat them to some latest releases, like the HTC Vive virtual reality glasses, or if they love cleaning, a WiFi-connected Roomba vacuum cleaner. If they are gamers, a new Nintendo Switch console will guarantee a wide smile. There is a tech-forward gift for every kind of giftee—be it the friend who wants to upgrade their home with tech or the chef who would love a new air fryer or coffee machine. 

3. For the style forward:

For the style forward
Image by Vacheron Constantin and Unsplash

As a result of our Instagram-first world, luxury brands are emphasizing the aesthetic appeal of their offerings. If your giftee has a penchant for all things visually arresting, consider gifting them a stunning luxury watch, handbag or a pair of sunglasses. 

You could pore over luxury watch brand Vacheron Constantin’s latest Égérie Collection, which features moon phase watches in pink gold. It boasts three watches: one fully diamond-set (from the dial to the strap), another with a diamond-set dial and bezel and the final one with diamonds on the bezel alone. The collection matches a range of sensibilities, allowing you to choose the perfect one that matches your giftee’s personality. 

You could also look at sunglasses, including Bottega Veneta’s Aviator-Style Bronze-Tone Mirrored sunglasses boasting a contemporary yet classic flair or Dita’s frameless titanium sunglasses for the adventurous one. And of course, jewelry is always a safe bet.

4. For the worker bee:

For the worker bee
Image by Smythson and Chloé

Maybe your giftee has just started a new job or their own business. Perhaps they are just in desperate need of a work office makeover (Let’s be honest: aren’t we all?). In any case, this is the time of the year for it. For Christmas, consider gifting your working loved ones a beautiful pastel-hued leather desk pad, a stone notebook, a new customized calendar or a new laptop cover. 

Another gift to consider is a bag. In case your friend, family member or colleague is making a return to work-from-office, give them a luxurious handbag as a token of luck. French luxury house Chloe’s Edith medium topstitched leather shoulder bag is one option. With it being available in three classic hues of black, beige or brown, you simply can’t go wrong with it. If your giftee loves the labels, you could also consider tote bags from Gucci or Prada featuring their iconic logos. 

5. For the vagabond:

For the vagabond
Image by Unsplash

Instead of gifting your loved one an item, kick it up a notch and treat them to a luxurious experience, like a spa or getaway. Buy them a voucher for a luxury spa, offering everything from thermal baths to spiritual journeys, nearby or at a location of their choice. 

If they love traveling or could really just use a break from everyday life, book them a luxury staycation at their preferred destination (make sure you run the location, if not the exact staycation destination, by them first). Pick a place that fits their personalities. You don’t want to send them to a mountaintop if they have incredible motion sickness or hate the cold. 

Why wait? Pamper your loved ones with the best luxury gifts this Christmas and New Year.

Also read:

Header Image by Chloé and Apple

SHARE THIS STORY

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on email

RELATED POSTS

Elon Musk’s Neuralink Debuts Brain Chip Implant: A Bold Future with Ethical Questions

Elon Musk’s Neuralink is back in the spotlight with a major update: they’ve put a brain chip, called the Link, into a human for the first time. This small device has set its sights on monumental goals, such as helping people who’ve lost their limb functionality. Musk’s big dream doesn’t stop there—he wants the chip to boost our brains, improve our memory and eventually blend the human mind with artificial intelligence (AI).

Mercedes-Benz Launches the New Luxurious CLE Cabriolet

Mercedes-Benz has launched the CLE Cabriolet, building on its heritage of creating four-seater convertible vehicles. This new addition is characterized by its expressive design, advanced technology, and high-quality features, ensuring an enhanced driving experience. The model, which evolves from the CLE Coupé, stands out with its traditional fabric acoustic soft top and distinct high-quality details, making it uniquely positioned in the market. Designed to offer dynamic performance alongside exceptional daily comfort, the CLE Cabriolet supports year-round open-air enjoyment.

4 Companies Reusing Coffee Husk for Eco-Friendly Innovations

A daily cup of coffee is more than just a morning ritual—it’s a powerhouse of energy and health benefits. Beyond keeping you alert, coffee supports brain health, maintains liver function and may even lower the risk of depression. However, the journey of coffee from plantation to mug involves an energy-intensive process that produces significant waste, particularly coffee husks.

Fort Worth Hosts New LG Electronics Facility for EV Charger Assembly

LG Electronics has initiated its first U.S. production facility for electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in Fort Worth, Texas, aiming to bolster the national EV charging infrastructure and generate employment opportunities. The facility’s inauguration was marked by an event attended by Fort Worth Mayor Mattie Parker and LG executives Alec Jang, H.K. Suh and Nicolas Min. This development is part of LG’s strategy to expand its presence in the EV charger market by providing high-quality charging solutions and services.

KPMG Introduces “The Road to Leadership” along with Harvard Business School

KPMG in India and Harvard Business School Publishing Corporation (HBSPC) have announced a collaboration to launch “The Road to Leadership”, a program designed to empower mid-level managers with the skills and insights needed to ascend to leadership roles. This collaboration brings together HBSPC’s rich legacy in leadership education and KPMG’s deep industry experience, offering participants a unique blend of theoretical knowledge and practical insights tailored for the Indian context.