The Edit: Sentimental Gifts With Meaning
Posted on 09 October 2017
Whether you're searching for the perfect gift for a partner or surprising a good friend, sometimes it's worth going the extra mile to get something special. From earrings to watches, discover our edit of sentimental gifts with meaning.
Canadian watch brand May28th was founded in 2010 by Agni Tilla. With an emphasis on living life to the full, the brand aim to deliver striking watches at affordable prices. Over the last six years, May28th has been praised by publications including ELLE and Teen Vogue. People often look at their watches in moments of stress, such as before an interview or a first date. That’s why we love the way that May28th watches feature messages designed to give the wearer confidence and calm. These sentimental gifts with meaning are perfect for anyone who appreciates the power of a little piece of mind!
Liwu Jewellery all started with a four letter word… LOVE, of course! In 2011 founder Aine Breen relocated across the world from Ireland to China to be with her husband. When living in China, she fell in love with the art of Chinese calligraphy and storytelling. When researching the Chinese Calligraphy character for ‘love’, Anne thought it was so beautiful that that it translates as ‘life to the heart, grace to the body’, and so her collection was born. ‘Liwu’ means gift in Chinese, so there’s really no better place to start when searching sentimental gifts with meaning.
WINDOW DRESSING THE SOUL
Continuing the sentimental theme is handcrafted jewellery brand Window Dressing For The Soul. After showcasing their first ever creations at the during Paris Fashion Week, the brand have been going from strength to strength. If you want to give a special someone a little lift on those tough days, look no further than these gorgeous pieces, the perfect sentimental gifts with meaning!
Lee Renée is a London-based jewellery designer who is renowned for her wearable and striking designs. Renee seeks to blend the delicate craftsmanship with strong narratives, and we love the playful and positive message that these necklaces give off. If you’re searching for sentimental gifts with meaning, diamonds are always a great place to start!
Eina Ahluwalia's jewellery is inspired by life and social activism. With themes including feminism and spirituality, these pieces encourage the wearer to send out a positive message to the world. If you’ve travelled to this part of the world with someone, these necklaces could be the perfect sentimental gifts to remember the trip of a lifetime!
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