Eid is the day which people all over in Dubai UAE are waiting for. One of the best ways to usher in the festivities and share the spirit of the season is by exchanging gifts.
Eid gifts are so integral to the celebrations that both online and offline shops start stocking up on gifts even before the season begins.
For all those who are planning to purchase gifts for their near and dear ones, here are few ideas.
Orchids: Orchid represents love, luxury, and beauty and would make an ideal gift for your female friends and colleagues.
Different varieties of orchids are now available in different colors like white, purple and yellow and you can choose one as per your taste and preference. Orchids can be purchased as a plant or bouquet depending on the preference of the person being gifted.
Cakes and desserts: Chocolate cake, cupcake or cheesecake; whatever type it is, cakes are sure to bring a smile to the face of the person receiving it. Eid special cakes are available in most of the stores which would make an ideal gift.
Apart from cakes, sweets like Eid Mubarak chocolates would also make a good Eid gift. For those who like Arabic sweet treats, Kunafah, Baklava and Basbousa would be the right choice.
Dry fruits: Eid feast is incomplete without dry fruits. Dry fruits like dates, almonds, fig, pistachios, and cashews make ideal Eid gift. Gift boxes of dry fruits are available both online and offline which can also be gifted to your near and dear ones.
Perfumes: Perfumes, whether of international brands or Arabic Oud, is sure to leave the person receiving it with awe and admiration.
If you are planning to gift international brands, then Gucci, Mont Blanc, Versace, and D&G would be the right choice. For Oudh based perfumes, you can try scents from Al Haramain, Al Rehab, and Swiss Arabian.
Arabic Jewellery: Simple Arabic jewelry in silver or gold would make an ideal Eid gift. These pieces of jewelry come with Islamic calligraphy thus making it the perfect gift for the season.
Few of the gift items that you can purchase are pendants, bracelet, and ring.
Beauty gift set: Beauty gift set would make an ideal Eid gift for that special person in your life.Few of the brands that you can try are Victoria’s Secret, Avon, The Body shop and Elizabeth Arden.
These products can either be purchased online or through offline shops in various malls.
Home fragrance: Whether it is in the form of candles, perfume or scented potpourri, adding fragrance to the room is a part of Middle East culture. Hence, home fragrance kit would make an ideal gift for Eid.
You can either purchase essential oil with a diffuser or go for a branded one from Braun or Philips.
When it comes to Eid gift, the choices are many. Understanding the likes and dislikes of the person receiving the gift is the key to selecting the right gift item.