It’s not too late… Get her something she really wants this Christmas. We have compiled a few of our favourite bits and bobs of local brands and retailers who really know what’s up. Including some locally made goodies, stylish statement pieces, ready-to-wear or as we like to say rip-it-open-and-wear… all of which are absolutely fail-proof gifts for her. What are you waiting for? Let’s get started!


Expression Pant

Lightweight with an elastic waistband? Hello Christmas breakfast, lunch and dinner! Make a statement this summer with these wide leg beauties, made locally in New Zealand with an edgy washed textured viscose. These versatile pants can easily go from the beach to a formal dinner. Effortless, stylish, and can be worn all year long layered up and down. It has deep pockets and comes in three colours!! Find it here.

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Silk Satin Dress

Want to stand out? In the heart of Auckland’s CBD is BW36.174, a made-to-measure tailor who can whip up any of his designs in your size in almost any colour or fabric. His one of a kind pieces are the touch of luxury you need this Christmas, and you can dress it up all over again on New Year’s Eve. Start the new year right and dazzle everyone around you with this unique cut away dress which can be altered to your own unique style. Email or DM BW36.174 here to customise your own.

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Ormani Sandal

This pink wonder is incredibly comfortable and sleek. This stylish little cutie comes in so many colourways, and were designed in Newmarket, Auckland! Super strappy mules are HOT this season, and won’t be going away anytime soon. The Ormani design is a flattering asymmetric elegant sandal that she can flaunt for months to come. Find it here.

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Bettina Cut-Out Dress

Local brand RUBY encourage you to stop, observe, and enjoy the little moments in life. It’s time to get offline and get back in touch with the realness of the world. Its unique delicate watercolour-esque design is absolutely stunning and screams summer. She will most likely rip it straight out of the gift wrap and put it on immediately. This beautiful asymmetrical design is made in New Zealand and can be machine washed darling. Easy, breezy, beautiful – cover girl. Find it here.

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Round Double Bridge Sunglasses by Ray-Ban

Vintage never goes out of style. Jump into summer with these fresh frames, their refreshed 70s rounded style is minimal, modern and can’t go wrong. Sleek and lightweight, it suits almost every face. With UV protective lens, these stylish statement sunglasses tick all the boxes. Super easy present for anyone! Find it here.

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Baby Halter Top in Organic Cotton Check

This locally made halter top can be worn several ways and is super lightweight for summer. Sustainably sourced, locally made, biodegradable, and because it wraps you can’t mess up the sizing! Perfect for your planet-friendly pal this Christmas! Find it here.

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