The Glass Diwali Gift Guide

DIWALI is the Hindu festival of light, and it’s celebrated by people all around the world this month. Lights, food and music fill the air with festive joy, and many celebrate the joyous win of good over evil from Hindu scriptures. Diwali is a time to show your loved ones your appreciation and what better way to do so than giving them a brilliant gift? From candles, to watches, we’ve compiled our first Diwali gift guide here at Glass so you can buy brilliant gifts that add a little sparkle this Diwali.

The deep blue 440N gin bottle

44ºN Gin 

This gin comes from a new luxury spirits distillery called Comte de Grasse which is situated in Grasse, which is famously known as the worldwide capital of perfumery. It’s the perfect gift for gin lovers who are more drawn to strong botanical aromas as 44ºN gives off fresh herbal 

perfumed scents. 22 botanicals make up the gin, including alexanders, samphire, verbena, grapefruit and immortelle to name a few. Not only does it offer a wonderful gin experience, but the bottle has a story to tell. 44ºN gin’s co-founder Joanne Birkitt, developed the bottle to look like a perfume bottle. A cork is used to seal the bottle and the glass used is a deep blue colour which represents the Mediterranean sea. 

Priced at £65 and can be purchased here or directly on the Comte de Grasse app, available on IOS and Android.

Jabra Elite 75t titanium black earbuds.

Jabra Elite 75t

Bluetooth earbuds are a convenient a hassle-free way to enjoy music however, it’s hard to find a that offer a premium sound quality. Jabra’s latest model, the Elite 75t which launched in September have the mark of approval from tech fans as they offer great sound quality and a snug improved fit in the ear. Enjoy 7.5 hours of battery with this model and a 28 hour charging case for topping up the battery. In addition to the great sound quality, the Elite 75t has an inbuilt 4-microphone technology which allows users to make clear phone calls. 

Priced at £189.99 and available from here

The Chicago Ribbed Glass Touch Lamp


Chicago Ribbed Glass Touch Lamp – Heal’s

There’s no better time than Diwali to gift a beautiful lamp, and this art deco inspired touch lamp from Heal’s is a modern and classy addition for the house. The dusted base is made up of antique brass, providing a solid foundation to the dainty glass bulb dome which surrounds the light source. This lamp gives off a delicate glow and adds an extra warmth to any space which is brilliant during festival periods. 

Priced at £129 available to buy from the Heal’s website

The Evermore Light Candle.

Evermore Light Candle

This candle is made up of rapeseed and soy wax which means it is environmentally friendly as well as having a longer burn time. Fittingly, the candle is called LIGHT, which is perfect for Diwali as it can burn all night whilst offering sun and wild citrus smells. As the candle burns, the scent deepens with notes of bergamot, grapefruit and petitgrain over a beautiful base of rosewood. 

Priced at £48 and is available to buy here

The Lacoste Masters Cup Tricolour Trainer.


Lacoste Masters Cup Tricolour Trainers

When it comes to simple tennis shoes and trainers, Lacoste take the crown for the simple stylish white-trainer fashion. These tricolour trainers feature bold red and blue leather and suede uppers and a classic bright orange outsole. The classic green crocodile on the side of the trainer is Lacoste’s signature stamp and these shoes are perfect for both genders as they can be worn with casual wear or thrown on with something more formal for a smarter look.

Prices at £85 and they are available to buy from here

Hwyl perfume from Aesop

Hwyl Eau de Parfum – Aesop 

Smoky, woody and rich are the three words that describe this all-natural perfume from Aesop. Hwyl is a best seller from the brand as it can be worn by both men and women whilst smelling truly unique. Inspired by the smells of the Hinoki forest, the smell of trees, moss and pure woody air makes up the subtle flavours of this earthy scent. It is the perfect minimalist gift for perfume fans.

Priced at £90 available to buy here


Moonlight Bath Soak – Nini Organics

Nini Organics have a positive and natural approach to skincare. This carefully crafted Moonlight Bath Soak is filled with natural ingredients that will ensure relaxation for the mind, body and soul. It’s made up of Celtic sea salt, Magnesium, Dead Sea & Pink Himalayan Sea Salt that all work together to draw out toxins in the body whilst setting you up for total relaxation. The bath soak also includes Lavender essential oil, which is perfect in aiding a good night’s sleep whilst giving you a calming sensory experience. 

Priced at £36 available to buy here


Classic Chef Knife from Savernake Knives

Savernake Classic Chef’s Knife

This classic knife from Savernake is a classic kitchen staple and best seller. The handle is available to buy in different colours, but this fun rainbow handle is by far the one that stands out the most. It is the perfect gift for Diwali as it is bright and colourful, and great for all purpose cooking such as chopping herbs, vegetables and meat. Gift this to someone that needs a bit of helping hand in the kitchen.

by Katrina Mirpuri

Priced at £300 and available to buy here