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    10 Best Last Minute Gift Ideas

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year indeed! :) We all enjoy this cheerful time with friends and families. The whole atmosphere is just magical, but then suddenly comes that overwhelming feeling of running out of ideas for gifts or remembering that someone left behind. Don’t worry, our guide to 10 best last-minute gift ideas will give you an inspiration to complete that task. So you could truly fill this holiday season with warm memories!

    1. Stylish interior design decoration.

    Modern and sophisticated deco for home and office is a very thoughtful gift, especially if its sustainable one-of-a-kind design. Swiss Interior Design Studio NOT BASIC offers unique handmade accessories from recycled materials. The idea is to reduce-reuse-recycle as many materials as possible by transforming them into exquisite decorations for fresh sustainable lifestyle. You can check the whole collection in the NOT BASIC Boutique.

    2. Geneva International Motor Show

    Geneva International Motor Show is one of the biggest and most prestigious car shows in the world, where the latest novelties and developments in the industry displayed every year. Tickets for this exclusive exhibition, that will take place on March 5-15, 2020, would be a great gift. For more information and good to knows about the event, you can check out our article from latest Geneva International Motor Show.

    3. Exclusive Caran d’Ache instruments

    Caran d’Ache is a world-famous brand with over 100 years of traditions in creating drawing and writing products. The brand well-known for its Swiss Made excellence in quality, design and authenticity. You can choose one of the collections for fine writing experience as a beautiful gift. In fact, you can customise and personalise your present. The brand offers different options from custom designs to engravings of names or initials. It’s a nice touch, that will make your gift very special. In addition, you can unleash you creativity and make your own memorable Christmas Cards and gift packages by using Caran d’Ache artistic instruments.

    4. Traveling experience

    One of the best gifts is a memorable experience at the beautiful place. For example, Mohr Life Resort in Austria offers an amazing weekend recreation or romantic getaway with secluded SPA, good food and spectacular scenery. For more information and good to knows, check out our experience at Mohr Life Resort.

    In Switzerland, for instance, FruttLodge & SPA offers a wonderful family SPA experience for a memorable time with your loved ones. Besides amazing wellness area, kids and adults alike would enjoy fun winter outdoor activities. Skiing, snowboarding and sledging – it is a winter wonderland for the whole family. In our review about Frutt Lodge & SPA you would find more details and good to knows about the hotel.

    5. Mövenpick fine foods & wine

    A basket full of good foods is always a good idea. For example in Switzerland, Mövenpick offers a great selection of premium coffee, gourmet jams and exclusive wines. As the choice is so wide, you can really surprise your friends and family with new authentic tastes.

    6. Newby

    Tea drinking culture has a thousand years history. In fact, it is a mindful ritual that millions of people enjoy everyday. Thus, no surprise, that a package of a good quality tea would be a welcome gift. So the well-known British company Newby presents special editions to that will satisfy even the most sophisticated clientele. Companies’ tea experts constantly create exquisite blends, selecting the best leaves from prime harvest seasons. Each of Newby’s teas is sealed in triple layer aluminium-foil to preserve their freshness and excellent taste. In Zurich, you may find this excellent tea at the BRITS’ PASSION store.

    7. Photoshoot

    Book a photoshoot for your loved ones and create special memories. If you are looking for the great studio photos like corporate photos, themed family pictures or a photoshoot with your beloved pet, then Carmen from is the best choice. She is a super professional and an amazing person. She would create a cosy atmosphere during the process and capture outstanding pictures.

    If you are looking for a photographer for your special day like wedding, we can recommend Akvile Sileikaite. She is an artistic and creative soul when it comes to catching emotions and feelings. These happy moments on the photos will warm your heart for many years.

    Finally, last but not least, if you are looking for a travel inspiration or an event photographer, we can suggest Tessa Ball from @traveleatloverepeat. She is nothing but perfectionist and her works speak for themselves. Confident, bright and beautiful – these are qualities that describe her images.

    8. Looking good, feeling good

    Show attention to details and care, by getting stylish and practical tools for hair styling. For instance, BaByliss Straight & Curl Brilliance iron. This gadget has 28 mm true-titanium plates, cool silicon tips for curling, 5 heat settings 150-235 ℃ and ionic frizz-control. With this device no more bad hair days.

    Next idea comes from Swedish beauty-tech brand, FOREO, that revolutionised skin care routine. The brand offers a new standard of beauty and wellbeing solutions, from the award-winning facial cleansing brushes in its LUNA line to inventing a whole new way to mask courtesy of UFO. The facial cleaning Luna mini2 is an Amazon bestseller, thanks to its ultra-hygienic silicone, compact design and there is zero replacement brush heads required! Plus, it comes in six bold colours – from pearl pink to midnight black.

    9. Christmas shopping at Spitzenhaus

    This elegant store in Zurich offers an exclusive selection of the best skin care brands and fine fragrances. Outstanding quality of the products and highly qualified personnel will help you to find a perfect present for any occasion.

    Check out our review on Seed to Skin, one of the best brands you can find at Spitzenhaus.

    10. Victorinox tools

    World-famous pocket knives or a set of cooking knives from Victorinox would be a great gift. In the Swiss Army Knives, you can find Class and Christmas editions. And for cooking, there is a new Swiss Modern Kitchen Knife Collection with a slim blade and walnut wood handle. New elegant fragrance or durable suitcase from Victorinox is also a thoughtful gift idea.



    If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact me -> GET IN TOUCH.

    Be healthy and wealthy! :)

    Yuliia Caliskan
    At MonAme Magazine, I’m in charge of content and publication. I am passionate about all things new and sustainable - traveling, food and active lifestyle. As an MD specialized in Dermatology, I also always keep myself up to date about new advancements in beauty and cosmetics industry.

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