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WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 40169 [post_author] => 5243 [post_date] => 2015-12-22 06:30:19 [post_date_gmt] => 2015-12-21 19:30:19 [post_content] => Christmas is just around the corner and if you are tired of brainstorming for great gift ideas, don't worry, we've got just what you need. Yes, we've trawled the Asian world and compiled a list of best gifts that you can present to your nearest and dearest this festive season. Here are 5 amazing Asian gifting ideas for Christmas you never knew:

1. Asian Meal Voucher/ foodie goodie bag

Your foodie friends will love you for this gift. You can either gift them an authentic Asian meal voucher or a foodie goodie bag full of Asian spices, sauces, seasonings, exotic veggies and cookbooks for them to cook a perfect Asian meal. Asian gifting ideas for Christmas

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2. Wooden Chopsticks

What represents Asian culture better than the chopstick? A pair of rosewood chopsticks or colourful ones will be the most memorable gift you can ever give someone who loves Asian food. You can also teach them how to use a chopstick the right way too. chopsticks - Asian gifting ideas for Christmas

3. A Chinese Tea Set

Nothing spells togetherness more than a Chinese tea set. These elegantly crafted teapots and delicate teacups are a great way to bring people together to sit down and enjoy a cup of tea. Plus who doesn't love sipping on some amazing tea to beat the heat and stress. Chinese tea set (2)

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4. A dim sum clock

Sounds weird? You will fall in love with this dim sum clock so much so that you'll want to keep it for yourself. The cutest gift you can ever present to your dear ones is this brilliantly crafted dim sum clock. asian gifting ideas for christmas - dimsum clock

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5.Ikebana showpieces

Ikebana is a Japanese floral art that is a part of the Japanese culture. The spiritual aspect of ikebana is believed to instil patience and tolerance towards things and people around you. It helps one to live ‘in the moment’ and to appreciate things in nature that seem insignificant and unimportant. Japanese Floral Art - Ikebana - Asian gifting ideas for Christmas

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5 Amazing Asian Gifting Ideas For Christmas You Never Knew

Christmas is just around the corner and if you are tired of brainstorming for great gift ideas, don’t worry, we’ve got just what you need.

Yes, we’ve trawled the Asian world and compiled a list of best gifts that you can present to your nearest and dearest this festive season.

Here are 5 amazing Asian gifting ideas for Christmas you never knew:

1. Asian Meal Voucher/ foodie goodie bag

Your foodie friends will love you for this gift. You can either gift them an authentic Asian meal voucher or a foodie goodie bag full of Asian spices, sauces, seasonings, exotic veggies and cookbooks for them to cook a perfect Asian meal.

Asian gifting ideas for Christmas

Image Courtesy: Pixabay

2. Wooden Chopsticks

What represents Asian culture better than the chopstick? A pair of rosewood chopsticks or colourful ones will be the most memorable gift you can ever give someone who loves Asian food. You can also teach them how to use a chopstick the right way too.

chopsticks - Asian gifting ideas for Christmas

3. A Chinese Tea Set

Nothing spells togetherness more than a Chinese tea set. These elegantly crafted teapots and delicate teacups are a great way to bring people together to sit down and enjoy a cup of tea. Plus who doesn’t love sipping on some amazing tea to beat the heat and stress.

Chinese tea set (2)

Image: David Boté Estrada used under  creative commons licence

4. A dim sum clock

Sounds weird? You will fall in love with this dim sum clock so much so that you’ll want to keep it for yourself. The cutest gift you can ever present to your dear ones is this brilliantly crafted dim sum clock.

asian gifting ideas for christmas - dimsum clock

Image Courtesy: Google Images

5.Ikebana showpieces

Ikebana is a Japanese floral art that is a part of the Japanese culture. The spiritual aspect of ikebana is believed to instil patience and tolerance towards things and people around you. It helps one to live ‘in the moment’ and to appreciate things in nature that seem insignificant and unimportant.

Japanese Floral Art - Ikebana - Asian gifting ideas for Christmas

Image:Lena LeRay used under the Creative Commons

If this is not enough you can gift them souvenirs from your travel, Asian utensils, cookpots, bamboo steamers. The list is endless.

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