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5 awesome holiday gifts for the design-obsessed

It’s that time of year when hunting for holiday gifts turns into a chore, but it really doesn’t have to be. We’re faced with a barrage of awesome possibilities each and every day, but narrowing them down into definite possibilities is the real challenge.

But don’t worry, we’re here to help.

Below you’ll find five awesome holiday gift ideas for the design-conscious human in your life.

Canvas by Goodmans

Price: £29.99

canvas by goodmans
Available in copper, ruby, steel or a slate finish, Canvas suits a lot of rooms in any house. A good thing too because this DAB digital and FM radio is built to be moved. Also has a headphone socket if you enjoy listening to music privately.

Original by Vain Sthlm

Price: £62.50

Original by Vain Sthlm

Sporting the cutest packaging and storage box that stops dreaded wire-tangle, these bassy earphones are the perfect gift for the design conscious music lover in your life. The best part? Tiny magnets keep the headphones together when not in use. Available in a wide range of colours.

UP3 by Jawbone

Price: £129.99, R2399 at Superbalist

jawbone up3

The wearable that won’t make you look like you’re wearing a fitness tracker. With multiple designs and bands available, this Jawbone product is my pick for the fitness obsessed but fashion conscious.

Valance Cognac by Oppermann London

Price: £275

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Handmade from top Italian leather, the Valance range from Oppermann London is stylish, durable and sized at 15-inches by 11-inches, it will easily fit most tablets and laptops without unsightly bulking. Available in multiple colours.

CSYS Task Light by Dyson

Price: £399.99

CSYS desk lamp dyson

With a tri-axis movement mechanism that can only be described as sexual, the CSYS Task Light is a pleasure to use or simply admire. Best of all, the LEDs it uses last for 154 000 hours and can be dimmed to suit the mood. Also available in floor (feature image) and clamped versions.

Author Bio

Paul Armstrong
Paul Armstrong runs HERE/FORTH an advisory that helps business leaders decide how to best use rapidly changing and emerging technologies. More