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    Updated on 12 Oct 2019. Posted on 4 Oct 2019

    12 Contemporary Spins On Beloved Traditional Diwali Gifts

    Your friends and family will love these different-but-same, new-age variations of their forever favourite Diwali gifts!

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    1. For those who love gifting and receiving cutlery, this year, gift these gold Stainless Steel Straws (₹399). A luxurious and eco-friendly addition to drinkware, they're available in bent and straight styles, and in colours ranging from gold and silver to black and rainbow.

    WINKEL / Via amazon.in

    2. For someone who is nuts about nuts, gift these delicious nut and seed butters from Jus’ Amazin. They’re dairy-free and made of 100% organic ingredients (even the sugar is natural). For a sweet option, get the Cashew Butter in Salted Caramel (₹450). For the chocolate lover, get the Peanut Butter Choco Delight (₹220) or the Almond Butter Dark Choco (₹299). For a savoury gift, try Seed Butter (₹275) or Cashew Butter in Punchy Pepper (₹450). All available in different sizes.

    Jus' Amazin / Via jusamazin.wixsite.com

    3. For someone with a sweet tooth, this Honey Bliss Gift Hamper (₹495) is a great choice. Each pack contains four flavours of natural honey (Forest, Acacia, Eucalyptus, and Ajwain) and jellies in a pinewood box.

    The Honey Shop / Via amazon.in

    4. If you appreciate practical gifts with high utility, what better than hydration! The Evergrow Copper Bottle (₹500) is made of high quality pure copper. It's leak-proof (making it ideal for travel), long-lasting, eco-friendly, and has a distinctive and timeless hammered design.

    Evergrow / Via amazon.in

    5. For the adventurous tea lover, the brand The Indian Chai has several caffeine-free herbal teas (called tisanes). We recommend: Rose Petals (₹245), Peppermint Leaves from (₹275), Hibiscus Flower (₹275), Lemongrass Leaves (₹300) and Lavender Flower (₹375). We also love the The Indian Chai – Wanderlust Tea Gift Box (₹899) which comes with six different varieties of chocolate tea with varying levels of caffeine.

    Indian Chai / Via amazon.in

    6. For your favourite music-loving person or family, gift the Saregama Carvaan Portable Digital Music Player (₹5,815). It's USB and Bluetooth enabled, available in multiple colours with and without the app. It comes pre-loaded with 5,000 evergreen Hindi songs from legends like Kishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar, R.D Burman, and more!

    Saregama / Via amazon.in

    7. Instead of flowers: the Kriwin 46 Varieties Of Quality Seeds (₹299) is the gift that keeps on giving. It lets your resident environment/home/DIY enthusiast plant their own organic and hybrid fruit and vegetable patch at home. And yes, it comes with an instruction manual!

    Kriwin / Via amazon.in

    8. Anyone who loves diyas will appreciate this pretty Pure Source India Ceramic Aroma Set (₹309). It comes with lemongrass aroma oil and four tea light candles.

    Pure Source India / Via amazon.in

    9. For friends who love skin-care and self-care, gift a heavenly smelling Soulflower Handmade Soap (₹249). It's free of synthetic colour and fragrances, rich in vitamins and 100% vegan. What's more, it comes in 20 different formulations to suit everyone's preferences.

    Soulflower / Via amazon.in

    10. For friends and family who love drinks and mixology, get the Telconi Mega Bar Set (₹2,999). For a budget-friendly yet high-quality option, get this sleek and timeless Dynore Stainless Steel Hip Flask (₹296).

    Telconi / Via amazon.in, Dynore / Via amazon.in

    11. For the favorite man in your life, get the Kama Ayurveda Face Care Box For Men (₹650). It contains a Himalayan Deodar Face Cleanser and a Pure Vetiver Water Spray to keep his skin cleansed, toned, hydrated, and refreshed.

    Kama Ayurveda / Via amazon.in

    12. And for the makeup addict who loves playing with colours, the Miss Claire Ultra Glow Eyeshadow Palette 01 (₹395) has 16 well-pigmented neutral and festive shades that can be worn year-round.

    Miss Claire / Via amazon.in