Great gifts for the holy holiday
With Eid al-Adha on the horizon, now is the time to get a head start on your holiday shopping (and hopefully beat the crowds) at the malls.
Unsure of where to begin? We’ve done the mall trawl for you and hand-picked many brilliant gift ideas for your nearest and dearest.
Take a look below for the perfect presents to mark the special religious occasion.
Gucci Oud perfume, Saks Fifth Avenue, visit City Centre Bahrain
While perfume is a personal preference and usually best left to pick out by the person, fans of oud fragrances will undoubtedly adore this beautiful scent by Gucci. Available for both him and her, if you can’t spring for the big bottle go for the smaller size instead.
Pearl coaster set, Zara Home, visit City Centre Bahrain
As anyone who frequently throws large get-togethers knows all too well, you can never have enough coasters. This beautiful mother-of-pearl set will be well received by any Eid hostess during the celebrations.
Silver beaded bag, Zara, visit City Centre Bahrain
Husbands and brothers will get major brownies points for gifting this statement chain-mail metallic bag. Say you saw something similar in a picture of her favourite style icon and you’ll be in her good books all year.
Cari Mora by Thomas Harris, Virgin Megastore, visit City Centre Bahrain
You can’t go wrong with a coffee table tome brimming with beautiful photography or artworks relating to the receivers’ interests, be it fashion, food or travel.
For fans of fiction, turn to the latest novel by Thomas Harris, the master of suspense and creator of the Hannibal Lecter series. Titled Cari Mora, keen thriller readers won’t be able to put this page-turner down.
Scented candle set, H&M Home, visit City Centre Bahrain
One for décor lovers, this budget-friendly set of scented candles could easily pass for high-end versions found in designer department stores – plus thanks to the on-trend packaging, you won’t need to wrap it up.