The countdown to Christmas is on, which means it’s time to dust off the credit card and hit the shops to score some sweet goods. Lucky for you Bali is a haven of cool shops where you can pick up all kinds of coveted gifts for guys, gals and little ones. If you need some inspiration for your Christmas shopping this year, check out our wishlist of stellar gifts that you can grab in Bali.
Blue Glue Bikinis
From bikinis to one-pieces, stripes to solids, halters to strapless tops and everything in between, Blue Glue offers up gorgeous swimwear and cutting edge beach fashion for all shapes and sizes. Each piece is modern and unique with innovative cuts and styles and eye-catching accents like colorful beads, natural wood and faux leather and innovative and fresh cuts and styles.
Step into the showroom at Jemme Jewellery and you may just be temporarily blinded by the impressive amount of bling sparkling in the display cases and on the shelves. Made of gold, silver, rubies, emeralds, diamonds and beautiful natural glass, wood and stones, the earrings, necklaces, bracelets and rings here range from the truly decadent to the simple yet sublime, so it’s easy to find pieces to suit any personality or taste.
Deus Ex Machina Customs
For the adventurous blokes, a styling surfboard or motorcycle made from scratch to his unique specifications may just be the absolute perfect gift. Drop in to Deus Ex Machina and talk with the passionate team here about designing a custom surfboard that will stand out from the rest or a slick motorbike stripped down and rebuilt just the way he likes it. They can also fashion hand carved skateboards and unique fixed gear pushies.
Make your way to the brand new O Store on Jalan Oberoi to pick up a pair swank sunnies that not only look good, but are made with cutting edge technology to provide maximum comfort and protect the eyes. Oakley sunglasses use advanced UV filters, High Definition optics and polarized lenses to block out glare, and you can choose from vintage rounded lenses, high-performance sports glasses, aviators and even frames for prescription lenses.
Little ones will love slipping on a pair of bright and colorful Havaianas that come in either solid colors or in fun and funky patterns. Known for their super comfortable soles and straps, Havaianas come in a range of sizes for kids, adults and even babies. Pick up a pair from the vivid rainbow wall of sandals at UNIVERSO, the official Havaianas stockist in Bali.
Dandelion knows that kids just want to play, which is why they create fun fashion items for little ones that are playful stylish and comfortable all in one go. The colourful prints and palettes are inspired by the creator’s global travels, so you can expect to see items like jackets in bold navy and white stripes that call to mind French sailor apparel, and bright yellow trousers that mimic a sea of sunflowers in rural Australia. Each item is manufactured by hand and made with natural fibers whenever possible.