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1. Naughty & nice
Nothing says Christmas quite like sweet treats in the oven, and this new cookbook is jam-packed with festive goodies. Great British Bake Off finalist Kim-Joy shares some edible goodness with recipes from melted snowman cake pops to a magical gingerbread village.
2. Letter perfect
Here’s a super-cute Christmas gift for little ones that will encourage language awareness and look gorgeous on the wall. The modern, retro-style print is designed by V.Happy Co, with individual letters also available. The Alphapics print is priced from $95 for an A3 size
3. Shake it up
This is the gift that keeps on giving.
The Shake Creation Milkshake Maker, by Breville, has a traditional milk-bar design with a shiny chrome finish and stainless-steel cup, along with a high-speed motor and double-aerator mixing blade. It’s $69.
4. Time out
Encourage kids to kick back on lazy afternoons with this enticing hammock. The durable cotton Two Trees hammock, with weather-resistant suspension ropes, has a weight capacity of 200kg and measures L220cm x W160cm. It’s priced at $49.95.
5. Sip & smile
A pretty gingerbread-man pattern in gold foil makes this mug a charming addition to your Christmas breakfast table. The Porcelain Gingerbread mug, in a pastel green hue, is $15.99.
6. Sweet deal
Kids will love helping out with giftbaking with this cute set of cookie cutters. The set of eight cutters ($14) includes four shapes, in two sizes.
7. You beaut
Celebrate a true-blue Christmas with these Aussie-themed ornaments. The set of five ornaments includes some of Australia’s most-loved icons, each made from glass, paint and glitter. Perfect as stocking fillers, the Make Me Iconic ornaments are $60 a set.
8. Piece work
While away the summer holidays with a family puzzle that’s beautiful as well as fun. This Jellyfish puzzle is a 1000-piece puzzle by Cavallini Papers & Co that’s sure to keep everyone entertained for hours. It’s $49.95.
9. Bowled over
Backyard cricket has become a Christmas tradition for so many Australian families. We’re loving this colourful set, which includes a bat, stumps and tennis ball, for
10. In the wings
You’ve got to love a decoration that you can keep up all year. These vibrant beauties, by Studio Roof, come in a variety of designs. Prices start at $14.95 each.