This Christmas, why not spend your coin locally? Adelaide is home to some of the best wine, homewares and beauty products – making for the perfect gifts.
To celebrate the festive season, we’re kicking things off with 12 Days of Christmas. Starting tomorrow, each day we’ll be giving you the opportunity to win 1 of 12 locally made products, brought to you by Shop South Australia. Whether you’re looking for the perfect gifts for friends and family this Christmas, or you just want to spoil yourself, be sure to follow along on our Instagram page and enter via our website.
Day 1 – Adelaide Hills Distillery 78 ˚ Sunset Gin
You’ll be the hit of Christmas day lunch with this in hand. Produced in small batches with grape spirit, the 78 Degrees Gin is vapour distilled to retain delicate flavours and aromas. With notes of red berries, pine and eucalyptus this gin gives a balanced but intense flavour.
Day 2 – Linen & Lime Bath Robe (Rosemont)
The perfect luxurious gift for yourself or a friend, Linen & Lime’s bathrobe is made from soft French linen, with deep pockets and a tie waist. Indulge in the ultimate comfort this summer.
Day 3 – Botanica Boutique Sanctuary S (Claret & Deep Green)
Botanica’s Sanctuary S mini mossariums are the perfect desktop companion. Their silicon base allows moss to stay hydrated longer, while the teardrop top directs condensation back onto the foliage, emulating nature’s water cycle. Available in Claret and Deep Green, the best part about this prize is that there’s one for you and one for a friend.
Day 4 – Temple Bruer Wines
Sit back and indulge with six of Temple Bruer Wines’ best. One of the only wineries that is organic and carbon neutral, many of their wines are also completely preservative free. Enjoy!
Day 5 – BLAAX Watches Gift Card
A watch is the go-to present for any man in your life. Blaax watches create minimal, sophisticated and high quality designs – the perfect addition to any outfit.
Day 6 – One Seed Organic Perfume Dreamer Eau de Parfum & Dreamer Roll-On Perfume Oil
Looking to try something different? ONE SEED’s natural perfumes are made with materials that are pure, botanical and cruelty-free right here in Adelaide. The Dreamer scent, is syrupy with a touch of burnt fig and heartwarming ginger. Gentle on the skin, this is a thoughtful and luxurious gift to give this Christmas.
Day 7 – T Bar Hamper
Indulge in some of T Bar’s best flavours, including our personal favourite: Champagne Sencha. The family owned business sources their leaves direct from the growers, ensuring they bring authentic flavours to all of their teas. The perfect addition to any pantry.
Day 8 – Potted Thoughts Monstera
Brighten up your home with this easy care indoor or outdoor plant housed in a Matt White Podium Pot. With Monsteras known for their tolerance of most conditions, even the most unlikely greenthumb can keep this alive!
Day 9 – Yard Skincare Pack
Including a rose quartz facial roller, vegan lip balm and brighten + repair face elixir, this is the skincare pack to give your skin the ultimate TLC. Yard Skincare is focused on the mind-skin connection, creating clean, conscious and accessible skin and personal care products. Perfect as a present, or to keep for yourself.
Day 10 – Vale Brewing Pack
Quench your thirst this summer with Vale Brewing. Founded as the McLaren Vale Beer Company in 2008, Vale Brewing offers quality craft beers brewed from only the best ingredients.
Day 11 – Truth Cosmetics Pack
This natural skincare pack includes four beautiful products to keep your skin looking healthy and hydrated. Our personal favourite product is the Face & Body cream (Rosewood & Chamomile). Indulge your skin this festive season.
Day 12 – Ambleside Distillers Big Dry Gin
Perfectly packaged, Ambleside Distillers’ gin is dry and peppery, with notes of rosemary, thyme and juniper berries, as well as a kick of jalapeno. The family owned distillery located in Hahndorf is influenced by accessible ingredients on the property. The perfect gin to create the ultimate martinis this summer.
Photography by Bradley Bruni