Published in January 2022
Gifts under Rs.2500 / by premium Indian brands
by SK | Creative Middle
Whether for a close friend’s birthday or your favourite aunt and uncle’s anniversary, we’ve compiled a list of delightful gifts for every type of person in your life. We’ve put together the best gifts you can buy online from premium Indian brands within Rs.2500.
Every product featured in this guide is rigorously selected keeping in mind the brand and pricing as below:
- All the brands featured were born in India and majority of their manufacturing takes place in the country
- The chocie of brands are based on personal expeirence of the writer, hence adding credibility to the choice
- The price stated includes Full-Price of Product+Taxes+Shipping, leaving no room for surprises
- You may receive additional discounts/offers on the shopping website
If you’re looking for a way to support designer Indian brands, you might want to consider shopping for yourself too from the below homegrown businesses.
Coffee Table Book
by CMYK Book Store
For someone who has everything!
Published by Indian publishing house Roli Books, you can find a range of coffee table books on the CMYK website. These are perfect as hostess/host gifts, gratitude gift for a professor, and your aunt who loves the finer things in life.
Other options based on gift receiver’s interests include: Iconic Bollywood Costumes for a fashion or Bollywood fan; Authentic Recipes Celebrating India’s Regional Cuisine for someone who enjoys cooking or loves food; India Contemporary Design for anyone who has a keen interest in design and interiors.
Satrun Pen Stand
For your new boss or the colleague who got promoted!
Objectry is a product and design studio based in Delhi. The brand was born with a passion to experiment with form and material while exploring techniques. Their products have been featured in Elle Decor and Harper’s Bazaar on numerous occasions.
For the art aficionado on your gifting list!
I personally use Colourscape’s planner and notepad and am impressed with their mindful selection of paper type for each of these products! Based in Kolkata, Colourscape is a favourite among stationery lovers.
This premium artbook comes with 100 pages, and the size is 7 inch x 9 inch.
Price: Rs.1250 per artbook
by Ritika Sachdeva
For the fashionista in your group.
Ritika Sachdeva is equally beloved by stylists-to-the-stars and the on-fleek crowd! A browse through the Instagram page is testament to the beauty of these modern accessories.
Browse more bangle stacl options on Ogaan’s website here. Please check the bangle size before ordering.
Modern Cotton Sweatshirt
by March Tee
For your favourite brother!
March Tee has a range of versatile clothing for men and women in solid colours. Read the reviews here, or in Instagram’s tagged section, to learn why a simple looking apparel is loved by the discerning crowd.
This product is available in sizes XS to 3XL, and comes with four colour options.
Multi Utility Bag
by Nappa Dori
For someone who loves to stay organized, even when travelling!
Nappa Dori is one of India’s foremost contemporary design brands, mostly known for its minimal leather products. It has grown from a single store in Delhi to being available in 20 countries across the globe within a decade. Definitely glance through their bags and accessories range for future use.
Athena Summer Shoes
For your favourite sister!
I have bought four pairs of Oceedee shoes over the years. 😅 Three things I absolutely love about my experience are – the smart designs of their products, the product’s longevity, and Oceedee’s customer support! This sand coloured ankle-wrap sandal is a perfect addition to any wardrobe.
The Athen design is also available in classic black.
New Baby Bundle
by Ratan Jaipur
For the baby that’s coming-soon!
Ratan Jaipur, launched in 1983, is an iconic Indian brand based in Jaipur. They have a wide range of cotton fabric products, including apaprels and home furnishing, that is equally cherished by each generation in a family.
This gift set is perfect for both baby showers and as new-born baby gifts. You can browse additional Ratan Jaipur baby set designs here.
Set includes: 1 quilted bib + 1 jhabla (top) + 1 nappy (bottom) + 1 pair of baby mitts + 1 pair of quilted boots + 1 bonnet.
Drinkware Set of Pitcher and Glasses
by Ikai Asai
For your friends who host the best get togethers!
Though just two years old, Ikai Asai has carved a name nationally (and internationally) for their elegant craft based products. Please note, their website lists products from both in-house brands and other India based brands.
Made using centuries old molten glass technique from India, this drinkware set will make a beautiful addition to any cutlery cabinet.
Gift Set includes: 1 pitcher + 6 glasses + gift box.
For the one who appreciates the finer things in life.
It took just one Veedaa Fresh Mogra candle to get me hooked to the concept of candles as a way to elevate a space! Over the past four years, I always have a fragrant candle handy at home.
This set is perfect for both – a candle novice and a seasoned user. Additionally, it will make a lovely gift for couples as it encompasses a range of fragrance styles.
Crafted Chocolate Collection
by Mason & Co
For the family that loves chocolate!
Mason & Co is a Auroville based chocolate brand. They specialize in hand-crafted chooclate products made from organic certified cacao farms of South India. This set is most suitable for someone who enjoys dark chocolate and exploring flavours.
Set includes: 6 dark chocolate flavoured bars of 60 grams each.
If this curated gift-guide sparked any ideas, please share the link with your loved ones and let them know too!
Have you given or received a product from a homegrown business that you loved? We’d love to hear about it in the comments below.