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The Ultimate Xmas Gift Guide

The Ultimate Xmas Gift Guide

The countdown to Xmas is on and the quest to find the perfect gifts for your loved ones so begins!

But no pressure… If you’re struggling for ideas, we’ve trawled the web to put together the best Xmas Guide for Interior Lovers featuring must-give gifts for every taste (and every budget).

1| Hanging Pot Plants | Plant Stands

Indoor greenery is definitely on trend! We are almost certain You have a few plant lovers on your list so look no more, a beautiful pot plant to add to any urban jungle will be more than welcome (I mean c’mon, who doesn’t like plants!?). It’s a winner.

Think outside the box with a beautiful hanging pot or a plant stand.

Hanging Metal Planters - West Elm - $89.00
Hanging Metal Planters - West Elm - $89.00
Malia
Malia Plant Stand - Ivy Muse - $180.00
Paco Planter with Rope - Linen House - $39.95
Paco Planter with Rope - Linen House - $39.95

2. Home Decor in Rattan

A must-have this Summer, the interior design world can’t get enough of rattan right now! We say, you can’t go wrong by gifting anything and everything in rattan to your interior lover friends.

There are plenty of options out there, but we’re seriously crushing on this chair, this mirror and this pendant light!

Celestino Occasional Chair - Zanui - $579.00
Celestino Occasional Chair - Zanui - $579.00
Rattan
Rattan Mirror - Target - $25.00
Wicker Hanging Lamp - HK Living - $299.00
Wicker Hanging Lamp - HK Living - $299.00

3 | Artwork

A home without art is art-rageous! There’s nearly nothing more special than adding a bit of fun, brightness and whimsy to a space with a special piece of art whether it be an original painting, drawing or limited edition print.

We recently discovered art treasure-trove Bluethumb, Australia largest art marketplace connecting art lovers with an unprecedented community of emerging and established local artists. Here are a few of our fave picks.

'Yellow Tailed Grey Cockatoo, Frangipani and Gum Blossoms' by Sally Browne - Bluethumb - $255.00
'Yellow Tailed Grey Cockatoo, Frangipani and Gum Blossoms' by Sally Browne - Bluethumb - $255.00
Alone Together
'Alone Together' by Donna Christie - Bluethumb - $645.00
'Mongolia Picture Show' by Stephen Dupont - Bluethumb - $2600.00
'Mongolia Picture Show' by Stephen Dupont - Bluethumb - $2600.00

4 | Cushions

Oh, whoops I have way too many cushions….said nobody ever! We say, there is always space for more cushion!

Here is a small selection of our favourite cushions among the multitude of shapes, colours and materials available on the market.

Coco Cushion - J Elliot Home - $49.95
Coco Cushion - J Elliot Home - $49.95
Christian
Christian Cushion - Cafe Lighting & Living - $27.95
The Diagonal Wool Pillow - Minna - $230.00
The Diagonal Wool Pillow - Minna - $230.00

5 | Candles

Because fire speaks immediately to the soul, we don’t think You can’t go wrong with a candle! If you follow us on our Instagram feed (follow us @milraypark for amazing daily interiors inspo), you will already know we have a serious crush on the beautifully scented soy candles from Maison Blanche, handmade in Sydney.

And because it’s too difficult to choose just one, snap up the bundle of 5! To enjoy 30% off your online order, use the promo code 30MP.

6 | Flower subscription

Buying for the someone that has it all? Remind them that you love them all year round with a regular delivery of flowers with a subscription from Bloombox Co.

Choose from 3, 6 or 12 months plan

7 | Print Illustration

Belinda Xia is one of our favourites lifestyle illustrators around.  We couldn’t put together a gift-guide without including one of her beautiful illustrations. Cos, obvi ?

Why not take your loved ones to Paris, 31 rue Chambon?

The Candle Lover - Maison Blanche - $149.75
The Candle Lover - Maison Blanche - $149.75
Flower
Flower Subscription - Bloombox Co - From $51.90
'31 Rue Chambon' by Belinda Xia - $100.00
'31 Rue Chambon' by Belinda Xia - $100.00

8 | Ceramics

What’s special about giving things that are handmade is that no two items are exactly the same. And these ceramics are no exception.

Whilst there are amazing ceramic makers out there, offering one-of-a-kind creations we particularly love the Liquorice Moon Studio and Yiying Lee.

Ceramic by Liquorice Moon Studio - From $30.00
Ceramic by Liquorice Moon Studio - From $30.00
Ceramic by Yiying Lee - Starting from $30.00
Ceramic by Yiying Lee - Starting from $30.00

9 | Bedding

Who doesn’t feel their best than after a long and rejuvenating night’s sleep?

So opt for the comfiest gift this holiday season with beautiful and comfortable bedding made for a dream-worthy slumber.

Cavendish Quilt Cover Set - Habitat - $129.00
Cavendish Quilt Cover Set - Habitat - $129.00
Patio
Patio Quilt Cover Set - Linen House - $189.00
Louisa White Coverlet Set - Habitat - $139.00
Louisa White Coverlet Set - Habitat - $139.00

10 | Milray Park Gift Cards

Last but not least is the ultimate gift in our opinion, but we could be biased ;). Give the pure joy that comes with a personalised interior design service. Help your loved ones get the home of their dreams this Christmas with the help of a top interior designer. Every day starts and finishes at home, who doesn’t deserve beautiful digs! Surely the most unique, exclusive and thoughtful experience.

A Milray Park Gift Card is $299 and comes with a Smile Guarantee.  Rest assured they’ll never forget it (and never stop thanking you for it)?

Milray Park eDecorating project by Milray Park Designer Ellie Bradley
Milray Park eDecorating project by Milray Park Designer Ellie Bradley

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