The festive season is officially here with Raksha Bandhan less than ten days away. While there is excitement, there is also frantic panic to find unique rakhi gifts for your siblings. No matter how much you may quarrel, you know your sibling is a special one. This year, we’ve put together an all-inclusive rakhi gifting guide, beyond genders. So make this rakhi extra special with our curated rakhi gifts that both can enjoy together.
The perfect rakhi gift for those who love whisky. Indri-Trini is India’s first triple cask single malt whisky, carefully crafted by master distillers in the foothills of the Himalayas. Aged in ex-bourbon, ex-French wine, and PX Sherry casks, it boasts a rich amber hue, with notes of caramelized pineapple, vanilla, black tea, raisins, citrus, and subtle nuttiness. This award-winning single malt is a must-try for whisky enthusiasts across the country.
As Rakhshabandhan approaches, we’re all in search of that ideal gift to bring a smile to our sibling’s face. This occasion provides the perfect opportunity to show our affection for our partner-in-crime and elicit those heartwarming words, “You’re the best.” The Dyson Supersonic™ Hair Dryer, which significantly reduces hair drying time while ensuring gentle heat application is just what your sibling needs.
The Lodhi Hamper
Celebrate the eternal sibling bond with The Lodhi’s specially curated Rakhi Hamper. Pick from a symphony of flavours with an array of artisanal chocolates and Indian sweets, or opt for the Macaron Box. While the nut assortment brings both health and crunch to the mix.
What’s more, you can ever gift your sibling a little pampering from a rejuvenating pedicure, a lavish manicure, or a blissful head massage at The Lodhi Salon. For beauty enthusiasts, the Forest Essentials Gift Pack offers a lavish dose of skincare opulence, while the Newby Tea Gift Pack caters to refined tea sensibilities. The fragrant Potpourri sets the mood with nature’s aromatic notes.
Neal’s Yard Remedies Palmarosa Duo
Healthy skin? Yes, please! Help your siblings fight away all the dirt and impurities with the Neal’s Yard Remedies daily essential gift hamper. A combination of a face wash, toner, moisturizer and a big-sized box, it is suitable for both oily and combination skin types.
The best rakhi gifts are those which put a smile on your sibling’s face. The Gift Studio’s range of hampers has been crafted to cater to various preferences, ensuring that you find the ideal gift for your beloved brother or sister. From the delectable ‘Fruity Choco Dream’ to the irresistible ‘Chocolate Pyramid,’ the enticing ‘Rakhi Nutty Fusion’ to the harmonious ‘Sweet-Spicy Delight,’ the choices are as vast as the emotions you wish to convey. Delve into the world of gifting with options like the ‘Exquisite Sisterly Splendor,’ ‘Bro-Migo Bag,’ ‘Brotherhood Of Opulence,’ and the heartwarming ‘Sip n Share Sibling Surprise,’ among many others. The Gift Studio has left no stone unturned in curating an assortment that embodies care, affection, and celebration.
Who doesn’t love to travel? If your sibling loves discovering the world or simply has a hectic job that requires a lot of travel, there’s nothing better than giving them a durable and convenient overhead cabin bag. The Delsey Paris Chatelet Air 2.0 in partnership with Roland-Garros is an ideal pick. A limited edition collection designed, it makes one of the most special rakhi gifts. Featuring a TSA lock, shock-absorbing corner protectors, a USB port for convenient charging on the move, dual compartments with compression cross straps, a zippered divider and mesh zippered pockets for additional organization, it’s just the right size.
Make this Rakhi extra special with Ellementry’s captivating collection of home decor. Whether it’s the soft glow of candles or the artful charm of sculptures, these gifts will be cherished and adored by your sibling. Why not surprise your siblings with a touch of elegance and functionality? Let this Rakhi be a unique celebration, marked by the joy of giving something truly special, something that enhances both their home and your enduring relationship.
A timepiece for Rakhi? Yes, please! The Versace Icon Active is an urban and sporty-looking ideal for all. Its transparencies and colours make it unique and unisex. The metal loop of the strap recalls a Greek key, a Medusa head at 12h and an internal Greek key that can be seen from the curvature of the dial’s inner ring. The camouflage versions are the ones mostly expressing the young and non-conventional Maison’s DNA.
A scented candle is one of the best gifts. On the occasion of Raksha Bandhan, Sevā Home India’s Evil Eye Candle in a deep patchouli scent is the ideal present to help protect your space and welcome positive vibes! What better way to celebrate the bond of protection than by gifting your sibling an Evil Eye candle?
Looking for a personalised gift for your sibling? Outhouse Jewellery has the perfect unisex option. Embracing the art of personalization, these unisex bracelets featuring initials and the evil eye are transformed into modern keepsakes. Reminiscent of strong sibling bonds, these bracelets are a testament to time and express love intertwined in knots. Pick your choice of colour and letter to make these personalised and ideal rakhi gifts.
It’s time to help your sibling make a significant fashion statement. This year, consider surprising them with a gift that combines fashion and functionality – a pair of trendy sunglasses from Maybach could be the perfect choice to make this Rakhi truly special. These reflector shades in a versatile style will make them feel like a true connoisseur of fashion and sophistication.
For those of you who wish to give a healthy gift this rakhi, turn to VAHDAM® India’s exquisite Rakhi Assorted Gift Sets. Infused with the spirit of tradition and festivity, these thoughtfully curated sets capture the heart of Rakshabandhan. Each set combines the richness of India’s finest teas, including the beloved Masala Chai, accompanied by a unique handmade rakhi crafted by Craftizen. From Chamomile Lavender to Berry Cinnamon and Lemon Ginger, let your sibling unwind and relax with a cup of tea.
For those who love doing up their home, or simply enjoy unwinding in a cosy corner, Olfa Original’s curated gifted set or a personalized token of love are the best rakhi gifts. The Tête-Á-Têa is a scented port in a storm with divine notes of white tea, citrus and green grass nestled beautifully in sweet osmanthus, amber and precious musk. Housed in a sustainable glass vessel that can be used for storage later!
Skincare is essential for everyone. Be it cleansing, toning or moisturising. This rakhi, be the caring one and gift your sibling some skincare staples from Kama Ayurveda. The kit compromises of rose water, cleanser and a skin brightening cream.
NESPRESSO Delonghi Essenza Black Mini Coffee Machine
There’s nothing better than getting the richness of a cup of coffee from the comfort of your home. And if your sibling is one who cannot get out of bed without a cup of coffee, then this Nespresso machine will be a blessing.
A personalised leather phone cover is highly appreciated by almost everyone. Brune & Bareskin’s curation of leather bag tags and phone covers with a matching Airpod case is a useful rakhi gift for any sibling. Choose the colour and design of your choice and begin the personalization!
What better than a decadent box of chocolates for rakhi? With Swiss chocolate brand Laderach making its foray into India, these delights will make everyone dig in for more. Pick from Pralines, Truffles, Chocolate Bars and FrischSchoggi and curate your own special box.
Celebrate Rakshabandhan with a Sweet and Savory Twist: The Laddoo Waala’s Exquisite Rakhi Gift Hampers are known for their delectable ladoos and savoury treats. Laddoo Waala’s range of sweet and savoury gift hampers are perfect for your sibling. Whether they lean towards the sweeter side or the savoury side, each hamper is a reflection of the heartfelt emotions that siblings share, symbolizing love, care, and the joy of togetherness. Complementing the sweetness are carefully curated savoury treats. From crispy Namak Pare to Mathri, the hampers offer a delightful balance between sweet and savoury cravings.
A healthy alternative to sweet and savoury treats, Bloom Barns bring a curated hamper with fresh fruits and some ladoo. Each hamper is distinct – with a mix of sweets, dry fruits, fruits and gift items, rakhis and roli-chawal for your sibling. So it’s time to work towards living a healthier lifestyle.
The ideal pick for those who love to host. The LeCreuset decanter makes for the perfect fit for everyone’s bar. For those who savour a delicious glass of wine, the decanter makes the experience all the more appealing. LeCreuset‘s wine accessories in vibrant hues will be an attractive yet useful add-on to anyone’s bar collection.
A celebration of the eternal bond – Raksha Bandhan is right around the corner and it’s time we pick something unique and thoughtful for our siblings. With the freshness of Frankincense Oudh, this candle jar makes for a great gift. Crafted meticulously from wax and infused with organic elements, this candle emanates a rich and soothing fragrance delicately uplifting your mood and surroundings.