Diwali Gift Ideas

Diwali Gift Ideas

Shop our edit for the must-have Diwali presents

ARTICLE BY : Anika Ullah


The Hindu festival of Diwali is nearly upon us - this year, it falls on Sunday 27th October. Whether you’re attending a party or a puja (or hosting one!), light up your celebrations and the smile of your loved ones with the art of gift giving.

Shop our edit for the must have Diwali gifts:

Jo Malone fans will be thrilled to discover the limited edition Diwali gift boxes available this year. What can be more nostalgic than the floral fragrance of Jasmine Sambac & Marigold Cologne, or the sweet notes of the Peony & Blush Suede Candle?

Pop into a boutique to select your favourite scents alongside bath & body indulgences, which will be packed in one of these decorative boxes.
Available in the following boutiques: Leicester, Fenwick Brent Cross, Selfridges W1, Selfridges Trafford, Selfridges Birmingham, Regent Street, House Of Fraser Meadowhall.

Jo Malone London Jasmine Sambac & Marigold Cologne, from £78
Jo Malone London Peony & Blush Suede Home Candle, £48

2. Accessories

British accessories brand, Radley, is honouring the Festival of Light with the launch of a Limited Edition line of bags fit for the occasion.

This cross-body circular offering from the collection is meticulously adorned with appliqué details and a light-reflecting and lustrous golden trim – perfect for making a statement this Diwali. However, the real hero is the majestic Indian elephant motif - symbolising good luck, protection and fortune.

Radley London Diwali Bag, £189


Celebrate the auspicious occasion with this dainty timepiece, comprising of a blush dial with the classic 3D Bee motif, finished with a rose gold strap. The perfect arm-candy for every function.

 Olivia Burton 3D Bee, Blush Dial & Rose Gold Bracelet, £155

Heading abroad to see family this Diwali? Or, know of a jetsetter? Then the Ted Baker LUGGOL Luggage makes a good-looking travel entourage. Super stylish with metallic trim detail and two front compartments, this masterfully crafted luggage will accommodate all your belongings (and gifts for loved ones) with an air of flair. 

Ted Baker LUGGOL Metallic Trim Medium Luggage in Navy, £255


5.Kitchen Gadget
Hosting a party this Diwali? This samosa maker may just be the best thing you invest in. The smart and healthy kitchen appliance can make up to 24 deep filled samosas per batch, in less than 5 minutes. Simply fill the pastry with the classic potato & peas or try something different by opting for a sweet filling (like, Nutella and coconut. Heavenly!), close the lid and let the gadget do its job - while you keep guests entertained. It’s a win-win!

SMART Samosa Maker, £49.99


6. Camera
Capture all the special moments with the Fujifilm Compact Camera. It’s built with a lightweight, full-grain leather-wrapped body, that channels retro styles and has 4K HD video recording capabilities. This sophisticated gadget is the perfect gift for any tech lover and is available to buy at Mr Porter. And the best part? You can sync your smartphone using Bluetooth to effortlessly share the pictures on social media. We’ll take two!

Fujifilm - X-E3 Compact Camera with 18-55mm Lens, £1,130

7. Sweet Treats
This pretty box of luxury confectionery is from Rococo and features 20 handmade rose and violet creams wrapped in deliciously rich dark chocolate, topped with rose and violet petals. Suitable for singular indulging or to share as a family treat - this one is for the chocolate lovers. 

ROCOCO Chocolates, Large Luxury Rose & Violet Creams Dark Chocolate Box, £29.50


8. Skincare 
Give your skin the TLC it deserves with Origins GinZing collection. Designed to instantly revitalise lacklustre-looking skin by boosting hydration levels using panax ginseng and coffee bean, the range will illuminate your skin ahead of the festivities. For extra pampering, try one of Origins’ complimentary mini facials at any of their counters.


Origins GinZing collection, from £16.50


9. Technology
Proving that good (or rather, loud) things come in small packages, the Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M5 Speaker is one of the most in-demand innovations by the brand. Available at Mr Porter, and featuring True360 Sound, the speaker delivers finely balanced sound in every direction. It's designed to easily connect to your smartphone, so you can play your favourite Bollywood songs and dance the night away with your guests.


Bang & Olufsen Beoplay M5 wireless speaker, £530

Makeup lovers, you are in for a treat, as MAC Cosmetics has released 5 limited edition Diwali kits and the packaging for each is simply stunning! From Red Rangoli (includes Retro Matte Liquid Lipstick in Feels So Grand and Retro Matte Lipstick in Relentlessly Red) to Midnight Sparklers (includes Kajal Crayon and Pigment in Tan), these decorative boxes make the ultimate beauty gift.MAC Cosmetics Diwali Kits range from £26.50 - £36.50

Tags : Diwali  Gift Guide  Presents  Festival of Light  Celebrations   
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