With Raksha Bandhan just around the corner, siblings across India and the Indian diaspora community all over the world are set to celebrate their unique bond of sibling love, friendship and family. Raksha Bandhan marks a day for brothers and sisters to set aside their squabbles and be kind to each other and express their love through the traditional tying of rakhis and of course, exchanging gifts. Finding a suitable gift for your pet sibling is an arduous task, but fret not, we bring you options galore to choose from!
Everyday Jewellery From Legend Amrapali
Legend Amrapali has a line everyday-wear gifting options for your sister from. Comprising elegant pieces, it has on offer assortments of the Enamel, Lotus, Jadau, Heritage collections featuring an array of earrings, necklaces, rings and bracelets made with 18K yellow gold. The pieces uses amethyst, rainbow moonstone, london blue topaz, white topaz, diamond, emerald, blue sapphire, pink ruby, etc.
Shoes From 7-10 Sneakers
Homegrown brand 7-10 offers stylish sneakers that provide extreme comfort. For the brother who is cool and edgy, pick the Black Red PVC Graphic Chunky Sneakers, and for the sister who is cool yet chic, choose the Light Pink Draped Sneakers which blends femininity with high fashion. If you’re looking for something funky, pick the White Pink Holographic PVC Chunky Sneakers. For sisters who like to keep it low-key, consider the White Red Low-Top Sneakers, the timeless choice
Trendy Wear From Aarké Ritu Kumar
This festive season, Aarké Ritu Kumar aims to add a pop of colour to your celebrations with their AW ‘22 collection with an assortment of stuff for everyday wear. With delicate floral motifs and intricate geometric patterns in jewel tones, shimmer of shine and sequin and satin, the pieces are created to spread cheer. From shrugs to trench coats to airy and flowy sarees, all your festive looks will be sorted.
Personal Massager From Pristyn Care
To make your sibling’s life a tad bit relaxing after a long day at work or tough workout session, Pristyn Care offers a personal portable body massager on the go. The Pristyn Care Beatxp Bolt Massage Gun rounds up as a gift for anyone, providing comfort any time. The USPs of the product include it being the lightest massage gun in India, having a 4000mAH battery life. It offers whisper-quiet massage ensuring a luxurious at-home masseuse experience.
Taj Experiences Gift Card
This season heralds the period of festivities and with Raksha Bandhan right around the corner, Indian Hotels Company (IHCL) has rounded up some of the most decadent gifting options for your siblings as it brings to you experiences that create everlasting memories with Taj Experiences Gift Card, Qmin and niu&nau. The perfect gift is just a click away! Shower your sibling with love by presenting them Taj Experiences e-Gift Card, which is redeemable for stays, dining and spa at participating Taj, SeleQtions, Vivanta hotels and amã Stays & Trails in India. Celebrate the spirit with Qmin’s specially curated menu. Pamper your sibling with the finest grooming services at niu&nau, outfitted with the most modern equipment and stocked with the best beauty brands.
Bath Salts From Body Cupid
Choose from Body Cupid’s range of bath salts. The Aqua Wave Bath Salt is infused with special essential oils. The Cherrylicious Bath Salt is enriched with cherry seed and Epsom salt. The Beautiful Rose Bath Salt is an exclusive bath and body product for skincare and relaxation. The Grapefruit Blush Bath Salt has pure grapefruit essential oil.
Digital Safety From BodyGuard
On this special occasion of Raksha Bandhan, gift your sibling love of digital security along with the complete promise of protection. SafeHouse Tech brings to you the BodyGuard app to protect your sibling in the digital space with real-time online protection. It will provide identity, and fraud protection and enable your sibling to locate their phone in case it’s stolen or lost. The app is non-intrusive that enhances internet performance and protects the smartphones and the data of its users from a wide range of cyber threats such as phishing, malware, and malicious links.
Bags And Shoes From Charles & Keith
Celebrate the timeless bond with your sister with Charles & Keith’s latest collection that is a playful amalgamation of classic styles, exuberant colour and craftsmanship. A girl can never have too many bags and shoes, and Charles & Keith curates a line that features mood-boosting vibrant summer shades of ultramarine, tangerine and deep violet, paired with the cheeky jelly transparency to provide a nostalgic retro resort feel, designed for a perfect wardrobe addition.
Bags And Shoes From Zouk
Inspired by the love of consumers towards local handicrafts as well as the functionality of bags in this active, bohemian, solo, and nomadic lifestyle, Zouk aims to support and encourage good Indian craftsmanship and handicrafts, to keep India’s culture alive for future generations and combine them with modern functionality. Choose from Zouk’s collection of varied sling bags, totes, large bags and newly-launched footwear collection to please your sister on this special day!
Hamper From Chicnutrix
Give your sister the Chic Beauty Hamper that provides the ultimate supplement for beautiful hair, skin and nails. Chicnutrix Glow offers powerful antioxidant support, reduces dark spots and pigmentation. Chicnutrix Super C is a refreshing, orange-flavoured supplement for acne-prone skin, containing natural vitamin C and zinc. Chicnutrix Bounce helps increase hair density, providing the essential nutrition for hair growth.
Beauty Essentials From Minimalist
Choose from a range of products from Minimalist. The Vitamin C Serum is a glow-boosting daily serum packaged with the goodness of Vitamin C & Polyhydroxy Acid (PHA). The Salicylic Acid 10% wards off acne, blackheads and keeps your oils in check for that flawless matt looking skin. Niacinamide 10% is a nourishing, daily serum packed with pure Vitamin B3 (Niacinamide) and powerful antioxidant EUK-134. Retinol 0.3% is a powerful anti-aging serum. Hyaluronic + PGA 02% offers intense, multi-level hydration without the oily feel. The Alpha Arbutin 02% reduces dark spots, marks and evens skin tone.
Multi-styler From Dyson
If your sister loves styling her hair and wants to stay in top of hairstyle trends, then Dyson Airwrap™ Multi-styler is the ultimate gift for her.This newly-launched styler is a fully customisable styling tool which delivers a range of styles for all Indian hair types, without extreme heat. The next-generation styling barrels features a rotating cool tip, which helps in achieving curls and waves faster and easier with no heat damage, to help maintain hair strength.
Bags and Accessories From EUME
Make this day special for your siblings with EUME’s Dragonfly Collection of vegan designer bags. The collection offers designer handbags that can be a great accessory for any woman; Laptop bags that are bold and confident and monogrammed with dragonfly motifs, representing metamorphosis. Also on offer are travel bags to pique your sibling’s wanderlust spirit. You can also opt for accessories that include scarves, wallets, headbands and much more. Each of these accessories is monogrammed with the dragonfly motif and will surely add to your sibling’s trendy closet.
Watches From Garmin
Show your sisters how much you care about their wellbeing with a smartwatch that is designed for them and helps them maintain a healthy lifestyle and stay fit. Garmin India has several options you can choose from. The Garmin Lily is a fitness wearable that goes beyond the basics of a smartwatch and is fashionable, too. The Garmin Vivomove Sport is the perfect companion for any female to help them stay fit and stylish. It includes all the health and wellness-related features like body battery energy monitoring, all-day stress tracking, enhanced sleep monitoring, and built-in sports applications with connected GPS among other features.
Cosmetics From Health And Glow
Gift her from the range of Health & Glow Cosmetics. On offer are lipsticks that are highly pigmented, rich in colour lipstick that stay for hours, offering full coverage. The retractable black kajal comes with a waterproof and smudge-proof formula. The kajal glides smoothly, defining the eyes. The formulation is suitable for use on the inner lash line. The Foundation Stick Warm Natural is a matte finish formula enriched with vitamin E that lends flawless skin and super smooth appearance upon wearing. The Cosmetics Compact Powder Ivory is a lightweight, non-chalky textured formula.
Choices From IGP.com
The All Natural Olive Face Care Gift Set from IGP.com is a handmade wooden tray filled with love. This gift set contains chemical-free olive-based face mist, moisturiser and wash; a soft terry towel; a jade Gua Sha roller for facial detox and a shell shaped candle. The Mani-Pedi Gift Tray With Personalised Card contain the best options for foot care. This wooden tray contains a foot mask, cream, and salt; an exfoliating pumice stone, a soft terry towel, and a mani-pedi tool kit. IGP also offers a Personalised Blue Tablet Sleeve Organiser, a Sapphire CZ Stones Studded Silver Plated Women’s Bracelet, a Vibrant Yellow Textured Sling Bag For Women, Green Stone Square Men’s Cufflinks and an Elegant Brown Portable Bar Set among other choices.
Jewellery From Gargi
This Raksha Bandhan, gift your ‘Partner in Crime’ something special with the Gargi signature collection. With a wide range of options for your sister, the designs are unique and handcrafted. The Jelly-fish shaped earrings, that are perfect for daily wear. These Royal Reindeer earrings are inspired by nature and work for a perfect “No Effort” look. The Star Of The Night Band is the quotient of bling that one needs.
Options From India Circus
India Circus By Krsnaa Mehta offers last minute gifting ideas. Choose from the Tropical Chimes Belt Bag that is a perfect addition to your beach rendezvous; The Magic of Dawan Playing Cards to get the party started; The Poppy Flower Scarlet Tapered Copper Bottle to help them maintain their health; The Geometrical Empress Blue Laptop Sleeve that features two these colours along with a fascinating geometric design; The Blue Departed Memoirs Round Storage for your sisters to store their precious jewellery; The Chevron Palms Satin Blend Cushion Covers; The Regal fluorescence Laptop Table for a home desk; and Blue Wine Glasses for siblings who love to host parties.
Cookware From The Indus Valley
For the sibling who loves to cook, The Indus Valley’s healthy cookware range is an option to choose. Made with natural materials, these utensils are a healthier alternative to non-stick options. The versatile and toxin-free cookware range includes The Cast Iron Cookware Set (Kadai + Skillet + Dosa Tawa) and the Tri-Ply Stainless steel cookware range for hassle-free and healthy cooking. The utensils lock in 85% of the nutrients and are non-reactive in nature.
Gifts From Anemos
This Raksha Bandhan celebrate your loving and caring relationship with Anemos’s range of elegant gift options. The range includes a Retro Table Fan (in blue and pink options) to provide comfort; The Clock Table Fan, encased in a cage for safety; The Mini Jet with a classy, speedy design; The 7 Colour Changing Led Vinyl Jukebox that coesm with radio and MP3 functions; The Phonograph CD Jukebox that will be a dream for any music lover; The Horn that comes with Bluetooth for wireless music streaming; and the Big Size Ball Jukebox with a seven colour LED lights system.
This Raksha Bandhan give your sibling a wholesome gift that shows them the love they deserve with Personal Touch Skincare’s specially curated hamper. Pamper them with a skincare set, consisting of products that are non-greasy and non-sticky, which is ideal for the monsoon. The specially curated gift box consists of three signature skincare products: The Facebath, which is a foam-free face wash; The Youthburst, which is a water-gel moisturiser with green tea essence; and The ThatMatt, which is a non-sticky and nongreasy sunscreen.
Learning Cards From Seekh From Day One
Help your young sibling learn and grow with Seekh by Day One. Developed by the young Avantika Kampani, it is a learning tool which will enhance a child’s capacity to learn and consists of a variety of interactive flashcards, each one helping the child to learn better as well as encouraging social and emotional growth. Seekh is divided into six sections, with 72 cards each one helping different parts of the brain to develop and grow.
Silk Products From Sunday Forever
Sunday Forever has on offer silk products including loungewear and night suits, eye masks, scrunchies, headbands, pillowcases and bedding. The products are designed to promote smoother skin and hair (since sleeping on silk leads to less frizz and hair breakage). Choose from silk sheets and pillowcases, plush eye masks, silk hair bands and scrunchies (in three sizes) and even silk cami night suits that are available in shades of white, black, grey and champagne.
Options From TheBagTales
TheBagTales is a homegrown label of handcrafted bags and clutches that offers many choices to you. The Signature Wooden Collection made from Sheesham Wood is an apt fit for both traditional and western outfits. The latest vegan collection Work Wear Edit is made using premium croc textured vegan leather with Sheesham handles.
Cookware From Vinod
Cast iron cookware warms gradually and altogether, is sufficiently intense to withstand scratches, and effectively changes from burning to preparing to singing in one vessel. This festive season, gift your sibling a set of Vinod Ccookware that will last on. Choose from the Vinod Legacy Pre-Seasoned Cast Iron collection that has on offer a kadai, a square griddle, a dosa tawa, a fry pan and a tawa. To keep these rust-free one needs to apply oil after every use, clean with soft tissue paper and preserve for next use. Don’t wash with soap and keep it aside.
The WishCare Vitamin C+ Pure Glow Face Kit
Skincare From Zobha
Celebrate this day by pampering your sibling with special skincare products from Zobha. The Under Eye Reshaper comes with anti-inflammatory properties helping you get rid of acne, rosacea and eczema. The Vibrating Rose Quartz Roller helps instantly shape and tone the face to help reduce puffiness. The Rejuvenating Night Cream promotes a natural time purification process, vital for younger looking skin. The Day Cream is a gel-based, non-sticky formulation that keeps your skin moisturised, hydrated and protected from UVA & UVB rays.
Gifting Options From Kalyan Jewellers
Raksha Bandhan is just around the corner, and it’s time to celebrate the beautiful bond between a brother and sister. Kalyan Jewellers has several options of the most stylish and trendy statement jewellery pieces you can gift your sister. Pick a beautiful nature-inspired pendant that is a perfect blend of studded diamonds and golden matte finish. Or pick a simple yet gorgeous neckpiece embedded with precious stones in a floral design. A gold bracelet with precious green stones studded and surrounded by diamonds in a floral design will stand out with any outfit. There is a gold-beaded bracelet with diamonds studded at the ends will add a classy twist and can be styled with any indo-western outfit!