GIFT PACKS TO LOVE
Ditch ready-made hampers and curate your own, with a few special touches, for the loved ones in your life
Create your own Christmas hampers with personalised packs for your loved ones
Opposite: ‘Åtgång’ vase, $12.99, IKEA, ikea. com.au. Metallic rope in Gold, $9.95/10m, Koch & Co, koch.com.au. Meri Meri ‘Star and Moon’ crackers, $35/assorted set of 6, Papier D’Amour, papierdamour. com.au. Vintage-style rosette, $16.45, Down To The Woods, downtothewoods.com.au. ‘Christmas Greetings’ letterpress card, $6.80, Fluid Ink Press, fluidinkletterpress.com.au. Clean smart ‘Earth’ bamboo dustpan/brush set, $29.95, David Jones, davidjones.com.au. ‘Fjord’ bronze dust glass baubles, $39.95/set of 6, Papaya, papaya. com.au. DIY ‘ Window Cleaner’ labelled glass bottle, $8, Archimedesandme, etsy.com/au/ shop/archimedesandme. ‘Brankis’ basket, $14.99, IKEA, as before. Shiny brass hooks, from $24 each, Lo & Co Interiors, lo and cointeriors. com.au. Background in ‘ Wash & Wear’ interior paints in Funk, and plinth in Chloride, $ 46.90/1L, Dulux, dulux.com.au. This page: Copper & enamel measuring cups, $54/ assorted set of 4, West Elm, westelm.com.au. Bloomingville glass jar with wooden lid and leather handle, $89.95, French Bazaar, B frenchbazaar. com.au. Eva Solo ‘Gravity’ spoon, $25, Top3 By Design, top3.com.au. Copper mixing bowl, $36, Williams Sonoma, williams-sonoma.com.au. Twisted metallic ribbon in Gold & White, $14.95/3m, Down To The Woods, as before. Alma & Co ‘Melbourne Cityscape’ teatowel, $30, Top3 By Design, as before. ‘Joy’ silver dust glass bauble, $39.95/set of 6, Papaya, as before. Envelope, stylist’s own. Background in ‘ Wash&Wear’ interior paints in Forest Splendor, and plinth in Chloride, $ 46.90/1L, Dulux, as before.
CREATE YOUR OWN NATURAL ALL-PURPOSE CLEANING LIQUID (TRY HOMELIFE.COM. AU FOR IDEAS) AND PRESENT IT IN A PRETTY REUSABLE BOTTLE
FILL A STORAGE JAR WITH INGREDIENTS FOR FESTIVE BAKING. WE’VE USED ‘ABBY’S COOKIES IN A JAR’ RECIPE FROM TASTE. COM.AU, BUT YOU COULD ALSO TRY BIRCHER MUESLI, MUFFINS, A TEA BLEND… THE OPTIONS ARE ENDLESS!