Can Someone Get Me These For Christmas???

December 16, 2015 | News & Culture | Family & Relationships

Bored of dull and conventional Christmas gifts? We are too! Thankfully we have discovered some super cool, unique and affordable gifts that will surely impress you as much as we were. Spruce up the season of gifting this time round with something different, or hint your friend with this blog post to let them know what to get you!

1. For the Foodie


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This versatile fondue pot can be used to melt both cheese and chocolate, depending on whether you are feeling savoury or sweet that day. Great for gatherings and parties, this fondue set is lightweight and microwave safe and hence easy to use.


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The HipVan Blog
The HipVan Blog

We scream for (homemade) ice cream! No longer fear for your 2am ice cream cravings with this ice cream maker. Furthermore, you can actualise your most decadent and ridiculous ice cream fantasies by adding your own toppings and customising your ice cream flavours.


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The HipVan Blog
The HipVan Blog

Doesn't ice cream look much more aesthetically apealing when it is on a cone? We get that. This is for those who prefer to eat ice cream on cones but do not want to pay extra for the cones that you might not even eat. With these reuseable moulds, you can get ice cream on cones at home as many times as you like without making a mess and without having to eat those tasteless cones.


Get This For Christmas:
  • Tapas Fondue - White
    Tapas Fondue - White
    $60.90 SGD
  • Zoku Ice Cream Maker - Blue
    Zoku Ice Cream Maker - Blue
    $39.00 SGD
  • Ice Cream Cone Pop Molds (Set of 4)
    Ice Cream Cone Pop Molds (Set of 4)
    $29.00 SGD

2. For the Party Animals


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Perfect for a pool party or a weekend getaway, these cute floats will not only keep you afloat (especially for those who can't swim), they are insanely photogenic as well. Make those beach photos look picture perfect even without clear blue waters. You'll be spoilt for choice with the several designs available.


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Never have to worry about your drinks losing its' fizz and flavour with this bottle stopper that seals glass bottles. You'll never have to chug down bottles you can't finish.


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The HipVan Blog
The HipVan Blog

Are weekly or daily bar visits burning a hole in your pocket? Be your own bartender at home with this cocktail spinner and you'll be able to quench your alcohol thirst in your own home. An essential machine for those who have frequent house parties, your guests will never be bored with special cocktail mixes from this machine.


Get This For Christmas:
  • Giant Swan Ride-on
    Giant Swan Ride-on
    $82.50 SGD
  • Spark Bottle Stopper - Pink
    Spark Bottle Stopper - Pink
    $5.00 SGD
  • Cocktail Spinner
    Cocktail Spinner
    $42.90 SGD

3. For the Old School


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Rewind back to the old retro days with this old polaroid "camera" which actually serves as a toilet paper holder. Why have boring toilet paper rolls when you can have this instead?


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The HipVan Blog

Embrace the charming Singapore culture with this nostalgic kopi mug perfect for the signature coffee shop takeaway packets and everybody's favourite jiu cheng gao as a door stopper. Perfectly functional and extremely nostalgic, they make great gifts.


Get This For Christmas:
  • Polaroll - Pink / Teal
    Polaroll - Pink / Teal
    $34.00 SGD
  • Kopibag Mug
    Kopibag Mug
    $20.00 SGD
  • JiuChengGao Doorstop
    JiuChengGao Doorstop
    $10.00 SGD

4. For the Tech-Savvy


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No more complaints about neck aches after a 2 hour long movie on the iPad. With this tablet pillow, your hands are also free to snack while catching up with your daily drama series.


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The HipVan Blog
The HipVan Blog

Made for those who enjoy late night coversations, doing work or watching shows till 5am in the morning. This loveable unicorn also acts like a companion when the nights get a little lonely sometimes.


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The HipVan Blog
The HipVan Blog

With this photo studio, you do not have to desperately search for a white background for items you want to take a picture of. Those instagrammers who are obsessed with keeping a "clean feed" will definitely appreciate this gift that will aid them in creating the perfect photo.


Get This For Christmas:
  • Tablet / iPad Pillow Hi-tech 2 - Black
    Tablet / iPad Pillow Hi-tech 2 - Black
    $59.90 SGD
  • UNI: Unicorn Ambient Light - White
    UNI: Unicorn Ambient Light - White
    $32.50 SGD
  • Foldio2 Portable Photo Studio
    Foldio2 Portable Photo Studio
    $115.00 SGD

5. For the Travellers


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The HipVan Blog
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This map specially comes in a whiteboard texture to allow drawings and writings for those who want to map their next destination or track the places that they have been to before.


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The HipVan Blog

No more fighting over who gets to charge their devices first based on who has the lowest battery percentage. This USB charger has two slots to allow simultaneous charging.


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The HipVan Blog

This travel memory foam pillow helps one to get adequate rest on long plane or bus rides. Furthermore, with a compartment specially for media players, never have to worry about dropping your phones or music devices while dozing off.


Get This For Christmas:
  • Bucketlist Map - Rewritable Edition
    Bucketlist Map - Rewritable Edition
    $39.90 SGD
  • UK USB Charger
    UK USB Charger
    $33.00 SGD
  • Cabeau Evolution Pillow - Black
    Cabeau Evolution Pillow - Black
    $49.00 SGD

6. For the Young at Heart


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This adorable toast will keep your hands toasted with the warmth generated by special carbon fiber nano-heating technology.


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For the Marvel fanatics, discover your artistic creativity by constructing the all time favourite Captain America from scratch instead of just purchasing one off the shelves.


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The HipVan Blog

Say goodbye to the chaos caused by messy cables with these charming animal cable ties that will not only tide up the work space but will also liven things up.


Get This For Christmas:
  • Tato - Wireless Handwarmers
    Tato - Wireless Handwarmers
    $62.90 SGD
  • Captain America Paper Toy
    Captain America Paper Toy
    $35.00 SGD
  • MOHZY Zoo Cable Tie
    MOHZY Zoo Cable Tie
    $12.90 SGD



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