The season of giving is almost here and we’ve got the perfect list of items to help ease your gift-finding troubles. Whether you’re on a tight budget or you have cash to splash, you’ll discover some cool finds in our Christmas gift guide 2019 curated specially by the Straatosphere team. We feel that the best gifts are the kinds that people don’t necessarily buy for themselves. Big or small, we’ve rounded up quite the array of ideas with products ranging from sneakers, tech, streetwear, and luxury. All you have to do is start scrolling.
Gifts under S$50
Constrained by a budget for your workplace Secret Santa gift exchange? Need a gift for a distant relative who’s suddenly joining in on the festivies this year? Then you’re looking at the right section of our Christmas gift guide 2019. Here’s a list of presents under S$50.
Copper metal straws
S$12.04 from ASOS
If you care about the environment, then you’d care for the people around you to do the same. A simple gift like these copper metal straws from ASOS definitely goes a long way.
Crep Protect pill
$15 from END
There’s more to being a sneakerhead than simply adding shoes to your rotation – your precious footwear need to be cared for as well, which can be a hassle. Here’s the best gift to help keep your favorite sneakerhead’s kicks fresh in the easiest way possible. For just S$15 on END, you won’t be tearing through your budget at all.
Playstation 4 controller mug
S$24.05 from ASOS
A cheeky gift for gamers who won’t even leave their rooms to drink a glass of water. Grab them this mug from ASOS and they’ll be sipping all night.
Chunky neckchain with padlock
S$25.94 from ASOS
Accessories can kick your outfit up a notch, and a chunky chain with a padlock is bang on trend these days. Know a fashion-forward friend with stacks of chains all over? Then lock this chain from ASOS down on your list of gifts.
“Rock on” headphone stand
S$27.77 from ASOS
Have you ever searched high and low for your headphones only to find them ages later buried under a pile of mess? This headphone stand will help you avoid that problem. This would make an ideal gift for audiophiles who just can’t get enough of their headphones. Cop this standout gem from ASOS.
Travel gadget case
S$27.77 from ASOS
Organization is key, even if you’re not travelling. Know someone who just has too many gadgets? This grid case from ASOS would do just fine as a Christmas gift.
Jason Markk Travel Kit
S$29 from END
This travel shoe cleaning kit is perfect for wanderlusting sneakerheads who want to flex their best kicks overseas but are too afraid of getting them scuffed or dirty. Save them the worry and get them Jason Markk’s travel kit from END.
Neighborhood carabiner key holder
S$29 from END
We all have that one friend who’s always losing their things. Help them keep their keys, office pass, and or even their phone safe with this carabiner key holder that can be snapped onto their belt hook or bag. Snap up this sleek hardware on END.
Champion Reverse Weave small tech bag
S$45 from END
You don’t have to spend a bomb to get a reliable side bag. Plus, Champion’s simple companion from END is a worthy addition to any streetwear outfit.
Adidas Outline Tee
S$40 from adidas.com
Everyone needs a simple tee you can wear on the daily, and the Adidas Outline Tee is an awesome option. You can grab the football-inspired tee at adidas.com.
Touch lamp and wireless speaker
S$46.30 from ASOS
Two in one for under S$50. This touch lamp speaker from ASOS is surely bang for your buck.
Gifts under S$100
Have a little extra change to spare? This part of our Christmas gift guide 2019 features some unique finds you never thought you’d cop for under S$100.
Patagonia P-6 Logo Tee
S$59 from Goodluck Bunch
Outdoor brands like Patagonia have seamlessly integrated into the streetwear scene. Pairing their signature branding with quality basics makes for a simple and classic look every day. One of the best spots to grab them is Singapore’s very own Goodluck Bunch, located at 26 Bali Lane S(189862).
Maison Kitsuné fox-head tote bag
S$65 from Matchesfashion
For that indie friend with a soft spot for French brands and tote bags. Cop this for only S$65 on END.
Evian by Virgil Abloh Soma silicone-sleeve glass water bottle
S$65 from Matchesfashion
You’d know a Virgil Abloh fan even from a mile away. The perfect gift? Anything released by the designer, really. This accessible and unique Evian bottle By Virgil Abloh from Matchesfashion would be ideal.
S$69 from Crumpler
Compact yet functional, Crumpler’s Jumbuck pouch makes a perfect gift for minimalists who travel light but still need the security of a pouch. Grab one of these online or swing by the retail store at ION Orchard (#B3-62).
Adidas 4CMTE Mega Portable Bag
S$70 from adidas.com
The 4CMTE Mega Portable Bag is an all-purpose sling bag built to be durable and waterproof. Roomy enough to fit a laptop, gift this functional sling bag to all the busy students and workaholics in your life at adidas.com.
Powers Kilroy Logo T-shirt
S$79 from Pasar Peninsula
This attention grabbing tee is from Eric Elms’ brand Powers, which is known for its work with Vans, Supreme and Brain Dead. Cop this creative t-shirt at Pasar Peninsula located at Golden Landmark (#01-34).
Supreme Pelican 1060 case in red
S$81.85 from Stockx
Don’t underestimate the power of Supreme’s iconic branding and signature red colorway. This affordable piece is up for grabs on Stockx.
Native Union Drop Marquetry Wireless Charger
S$89 from END
Keep it sleek, keep it wireless. Cop Native Union’s sleek charger on END.
A.P.C. Daniel logo tote bag
S$89 from END
When you hear A.P.C., you know you can expect quality. Ample space with denim finishing for under $100? A bargain of a gift! Snap these up on END.
Adidas Originals S.C. leather trainers
S$90 from Matchesfashion
Adidas’ classics are coming back sleeker and cleaner. Give someone a white Christmas they won’t forget without making a dent in your wallet. Available on Matchesfashion at just S$90.
Y-3 logo-print technical web belt
S$95 from Matchesfashion
A Y-3 piece can do a lot to spruce up an outfit – even a black industrial-inspired belt. Cop this one on Matchesfashion for your trendiest friend.
Carhartt WIP Brandon Shoulder Pouch
S$99 from END
Carhartt WIP is the go-to for quality and reliability. If you’re looking for a gift that will be worn everyday then this orange Carhartt WIP side bag paired with a trendy all-over logo strap from END definitely counts.
Gifts from S$100 to S$299
When it comes to gifts, there’s no doubt close friends and relatives deserve a little more. This section of our Christmas gift guide 2019 rounds up some of the best gifts you can get. Check them out below.
Patagonia P-6 Logo Uprisal hoodie
S$139 from Goodluck Bunch
It’s not just presents that need wrapping this time of year. Comfortably wrap your friend too, in a Patagonia hoodie from Goodluck Bunch (26 Bali Lane) for a cozy Christmas vibe.
Converse x Undercover Chuck Taylor 1970S Hi
S$155 from END
You can’t go wrong with classics, especially when it’s been retouched by Undercover’s Jun Takahashi. Sleek zips for easy wear and a stylish camo-infused upper – it’s enough to inspire a host of happy emotions this Christmas. Grab a pair on END.
S$169 from Crumpler
Bigger but not necessarily heavier – Crumpler’s Billy messenger is the ideal gift for the urban adventurer who’s looking for a lightweight and water-resistant companion. Get this contemporary mover online or in-store at Crumpler ION Orchard, #B3-62.
Converse x Golf Le Fleur Gianno
S$169 from END
If you know someone with a penchant for the unconventional, grab them a pair of Tyler, The Creator’s all-new Converse x Golf Le Fleur Gianno on END. You won’t be faulted for knowing them so well.
Comme Des Garçons Huge Logo Wallet
S$179 from END
Can anyone resist a quality leather wallet with over-the-top branding? Especially when it’s Comme Des Garçons. A solid gift at just S$179 on END.
Polaroid Originals OneStep 2 camera
S$185 from END
Keeping a record of good memories is easy these days thanks to camera phones and social media. But sometimes having a physical record of fun-filled moments has its benefits too. You may be parting with S$185 for this classic instant camera on END, but for the recipient, it will be well and truly priceless.
Adidas ZX Torsion
S$190 from adidas.com
The ZX Torsion fuses nostalgic, 80’s inspired design with modern tech and fresh materials, like mesh and suede. Grab these head-turning sneakers at adidas.com.
Nike Air Force 1 Gore-Tex
S$229 from Nike.com
The gift of a classic silhouette fortified with weather-protecting qualities – no sneakerhead would say no to the Air Force 1 Gore-Tex. Cop this latest release on Nike.com.
Alyx Buckled technical cross-body bag
S$260 from Matchesfashion
If you’re into streetwear and fashion, then 1017 Alyx 9SM and its signature buckle hardward would be on your radar. Here’s an incredible piece available at a steal. Know someone who would appreciate this? Snap it up on Matchesfashion now before it’s gone.
S$269 from Crumpler
Crumpler’s Tuckerbag is a worthy investment for any traveller. Suitable for use all day and in all weather. Cop this online or in-store (ION Orchard, #B3-62) at S$269.
Palm Angels velcro logo sneaker
S$275 from END
Luxury quality shaped in a classic silhouette. The fashion-influenced sneakerhead would strap these on everyday if gifted a pair. Grab it now! Don’t wait until it’s sold out on END.
Gifts from S$300 to S$500
Save this list for the ones who truly deserve a splurge. Here’s a roundup of high quality streetwear-focused items reserved for the best in your life.
Saint Laurent Embossed Croc Credit Card Wallet
S$335 from END
Luxury wallets can last a lifetime. And if they haven’t owned a Saint Laurent piece, then this croc leather iteration would be an ideal first. Grab this one on END.
Off-White quote passport holder
S$355 from END
Spoil them with Virgil Abloh’s signature standout touches – even if its to wrap their passport in luxury. Available now on END.
Supreme Comme Des Garçons split box logo tee (size M)
S$286 from Stockx
One of the most desirable Supreme box logos ever produced, in collaboration with Comme Des Garçon. Know a superfan who lusted over the Supreme brick? Get this functional piece for them on Stockx.
Stampd Angora crewneck sweater
S$390 from Surrender store
Splurge on the softest sweater ever made by Stampd. This is comfort on another level and surely a gift of a higher tier. Cop this piece from Surrender store (268 Orchard Road, #01-03)
P.A.M (Perks and Mini) Free Bear Sweater
S$399 from Pasar Peninsula
Ugly Christmas sweaters are a fun part of the holiday season. But if you’re looking for a sweater that will keep your loved ones looking fly all year long, the P.A.M Free Bear sweater is the one to grab. You can cop it at Pasar Peninsula located at Golden Landmark (#01-34).
Nike x Sacai Blazer Mid black/grey (size US9)
S$421 from Stockx
The contender for sneaker of the year would never be left out of this list. Remember, only get them the best or, at least, one of the best. Cop this Nike x Sacai Blazer Mid on Stockx.
Palm Angels Logo-print metallic coated-cotton backpack
S$495 from Matchesfashion
Extravagant for a backpack? Not when it’s Palm Angels and metallic-coated. With its shimmery shell, you won’t even need to gift wrap this one. Snap it up quickly on Matchesfashion.
If there’s room in the budget for extravagance, then you’d want to look at timeless pieces that’ll live on for a long time. Reserved only for the most special ones on your list.
Gucci GG leather belt
S$660 from Matchesfashion
Gucci’s GG leather belt retains archival elements from way back in the 70s and is one of the iconic pieces in fashion that would never go out of style. For a special person, you’d definitely want a gift that remains wearable regardless of the constantly changing trends in fashion. Make the move on the Gucci GG leather belt on Matchesfashion.
Tissot Seastar 1000 Automatic Silicium
S$1,190 from Tissot
A quality timepiece always makes for an incredibly personal and special gift. And Tissot’s Seastar 1000 Automatic Silicium is just that – an elegant and quality timepiece. Whether you go for the classic bracelet or the contemporary fabric strap, the blue tones on the watch sparks a dreamy Christmas gift that will be hard to beat for years to come. Pay a visit to any of Tissot’s boutique and retailers to snap up this classy timepiece.
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The products featured above are from our partners adidas.com, END, Nike.com, ASOS, Matchesfashion, Goodluck Bunch, Tissot, Crumpler, Pasar Peninsula and Surrender store. We do our best to curate items that are relevant to you.