Wine lovers are hard to buy for as they often already have every wine gadget you can ever image and the obvious present, a bottle of good wine is a daunting task unless you know exactly what they like.
So, we’ve put together a few gift ideas for the vinophile and design loving friend or family member in your life. Here is the Sip Wine Lovers Gift Guide:
1// Tom Dixon Hex Champagne Bucket | $485
A solid copper champagne bucket, hand formed with a hammered hexagonal pattern and polished finish. Also useful as a generous flower vase or VERY extravagant waste paper basket.
2// New Zealand Wine Guide by Celia Hay | $39
Celia Hay, Director of the New Zealand School of Food and Wine and well-respected wine educator, explains in detail about New Zealand’s wine regions, significant grape varieties and wines produced.
A selection of local maps, explanations of vine growing and winemaking processes, illustrated with helpful photographs and diagrams, makes this book a great resource.
3// Ferm Living Wine Bottle Candle Holder | 28 EUR
The “candle in a bottle” with a twist. Twisted wood in different colour combinations. The Wine bottle Candle holders are made of beech wood and come in different sizes.
4// Wooden Chopping Board from The Foxes Den | $32.50
This sweet mango wood chopping board is the perfect size for a small cheese platter. It comes with a leather tie and looks great hanging up, too.
5// Tom Dixon Tank Decanter | $250
The Tank decanter is made from mouth-blown clear glass ornamented with hand-painted copper detailing. A heavy and generously proportioned object with Tom Dixon’s logo sand-blasted on the base.
Essence, by Alfredo Haberli represents the classic set of glassware each one of us needs at our beck and call. Design enthusiasts will appreciate the remarkable sense of balance, with steam and base being of the same size.
7// The Corvi Concrete Wine Cooler | $75
The Corvi Wine Cooler is an elegant option for those searching for a sophisticated way to store their favorite vintage. Handcrafted from concrete using an advanced casting method that conveys strength in a slender profile. After being placed in the freezer, concrete remains chilled for a long time due to its mass. Individual coolers can be stacked in an infinite array of designs.