Christmas gift ideas to suit any budget!

December 13, 2016

Need some ideas on what to buy for christmas? We have Christmas gift ideas to suit any budget!

Christmas is literally just around the corner and as the old song goes it really is the most wonderful time of the year! Not only is it a great time to gather together with friends and loved ones, but it’s also a perfect opportunity to treat them all to an amazing gift and show them just how much they mean to you.
With so many people to buy a present for however, it can be a struggle trying to find something unique which has a sentimental meaning and something that’s in budget.

Island Collective provides an abundant range of bohemian style homewares which all make perfect, original gifts for this festive time of year.

I’ve selected some of my favourite products which make great Christmas gift ideas that I know your friends, colleagues and loved ones will be delighted to unwrap this Christmas and will fit your budget, whatever your limits.

Gifts under $20

Kollab Cafe Palms Cooler Bag

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The Kollab Café Palms cooler bag is stunningly designed with a palm tree print and is the perfect size to keep drinks cool for a trip to the beach.  This practical gift is a handy addition to any beach bag collection and not only does it serve a useful purpose, it will be the envy of other beachgoers every day of the year. This is a great Christmas gift idea which will remind the recipient of you, every time they use it.

Gifts under $40

‘Escape’ beach cushion by The Beach People:

christmas gift ideas escape cushion

There aren’t many people you’d need to tell twice to escape to the beach and this inflatable beach cushion by The Beach People is the perfect accessory for the beach goer who likes to spend their days in comfort.

‘Wander’ beach cushion by The Beach People

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With a waterproof carry case, this double-sided inflatable cushion is a perfect Christmas gift idea for a friend or family member who spends a lot of time at the beach and likes to relax in comfort and style! With an inflatable insert, this compact item can be transported with ease and makes a fabulous Christmas day stocking filler!

Gifts under $60

‘Aloha’ Mali (Coconut and Lime) Scented Soy Candle by The Commonfolk Collective

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This gorgeous Aloha scented candle makes a great stocking filler or main present for a friend or colleague who loves to fill their home space with inviting, delectable scents. With a fun palm trees design on the side of the glass jar, not only is this Christmas gift practical, and eco-friendly, it also doubles as a decorative homeware gift for the modern home.

‘Its All About The Journey’ Soy Candle by The Commonfolk Collective

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If you’re looking for a gift that keeps on giving to a free-spirited friend or family member, the ‘It’s All About the Journey’ soy candle ticks all the boxes. Hand made from renewable soy wax, containing no nasties and with a burn time of over 80 hours, this design will appeal to the person in your life who doesn’t take a single second of their life for granted!

‘Dreamer’ Soy Candle Byron Scent Almond And Coconut Milk

christmas gift ideas dreamer scented almond coconut candle

The Dreamer soy candle is an ideal ‘mindful’ gift for someone who likes to be alone with their own hopes and dreams for the future. Designed to coordinate with the style of a person who lets their imagination run riot; this delicious almond and coconut soy candle is made with high-grade Australian fragrance and is presented in a pretty reusable glass container.

Gifts under $80

Palm Trees Lagoon Outdoor Cushion Cover by Escape to Paradise

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Cushion covers make unique and sentimental Christmas gifts for the person who takes pride in their home styling. The ‘Escape to Paradise’ weatherproof outdoor cushion covers will personalise any balcony or veranda and put a unique stamp on an al fresco area. As a perfect addition to a tropical theme; these cushion covers are durable and attractive, and made from a beautiful soft textured fabric – the perfect Christmas combination!  The Palm Trees cushion cover range is also available in sizes 45cm x 45cm and 35cm x 50cm.

Gifts under $100

Large Palm Leaf Vase by Have You Met Miss Jones

christmas gift ideas palm leaf vase

If you’re stuck on what to give to the woman who likes the finer things in life; this palm leaf vase is the ideal gift from our Christmas homewares range. A statement piece, bold and colourful and will certainly be the talking point of her perfectly styled home. With a bold pattern, this modern vase is large and vibrant and will draw attention from visitors every day of the year.

Gifts under $120

Wategos Round Towel by The Beach People

christmas gift ideas the watagos round towel

The luxe Wategos Round Towel is the perfect pressie for the family man or woman who likes to socialise at the beach in style. It’s 1500mm in diameter so there’s plenty of room for the whole family to cosy up in the sun together! The unique design is designed in Australia and made from 100% super soft cotton, guaranteed to put a Christmas smile on the face of the lucky person you choose to give this to.

Gifts under $140

Hand Drawn Palm Tree Print by Elly Beamer


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This hand drawn palm tree print is even more special than it looks as it’s only one of 20 drawn by our favourite artist, Elly Beamer. It’s 42 X 59cm and is a perfect addition to a home, office or bedroom wall and will contribute the finishing touch to a tropical themed room. A truly special gift for a truly special person.

Gifts under $160

‘The Tropics’ Beach Shade by Byron Bay Beach Life

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If it’s the whole family you’re shopping for, ‘The Tropics’ beach shade by Byron Bay Beachlife is the perfect Christmas gift idea. Everything you need for assembly including a mallet, pegs and ropes is presented neatly in a 75cm travel case for easy transportation. This gift will allow your favourite family to set up at the beach for the day and with 97% UV protection they can have fun in the sun without risk of over-exposure.

‘The Palm’ by Byron Bay Beach Life

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Splurge gifts.

Leilani Decorative White Surfboard by Fleur Yorston Designs

christmas gift ideas leilani decorative surfboard

For the very special man or lady in your life, the Leilani decorative white surfboard is the ultimate gift. This piece of art will add the final touch to a beach-lover’s boho styled home and I guarantee they’ll love it as much as I do! Ready to hang vertically or horizontally, this unique piece will remind the recipient just how much you care about them, day after day.

Whatever your budget and whatever your style, at Island Collective we have something for everyone this Christmas time. With our range of bohemian homewares and gift ideas, you’re guaranteed to bring Christmas cheer to your family and friends, not just over the holidays but every day of the year!

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