Picture this: gathering around the fireplace with your loved ones, hot cocoa in hand, reminiscing old times and laughing at sweet childhood photos. If that’s the kind of “live, laugh, love” scene you’ve always dreamed about, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve got joyful gifts for even more memory-making moments, whether these are fun activities for all ages, which foster precious quality time, or practical essentials that’ll help romanticise everyday life; either way, these are precisely the tokens of appreciation we’ll want to find under the Christmas tree.
LEGO ALPINE LODGE
If you’re stuck in Singapore during peak winter season, here’s a way to bring some holiday cheer into the home. The LEGO Icons Winter Village Collection sees festive fireplaces, an outdoor ice skating rink, snow-covered roofs and more, including this cosy log cabin all decked out with a Christmas tree and hot chocolate by the fire.
$159.90, available at the lego certified store, plaza singapura #03-17.
NINTENDO SWITCH OLED
The Nintendo Switch is the game console for hours of family fun, since there are plenty of co-op games that can be played on the platform, including the ever-popular Mario series, of course. The latest version features a vibrant 7-inch OLED screen, as well as a dock and white Joy-Con controllers, so you can opt to play it handheld or on the television screen.
$399, AVAILABLE AT GAMEMARTZ, plaza singapura #04-03.
HORI MARIO KART RACING WHEEL PRO MINI
Yes, we did vouch for co-op games, but feel free to ignite your competitive streak with Nintendo games such as Mario Kart, an intense go-kart racing game where you’re able to gain power-ups and potentially sabotage your beloved family members — no hard feelings! This officially-licensed racing wheel helps make the experience more authentic, with an ergonomic wheel design, pedals, and onboard controls to simulate a real race.
$98.90, AVAILABLE AT GAMEMARTZ, plaza singapura #04-03.
TYPO ARCADE CLAW MACHINE 3.0
Fill it up with holiday candy canes, chocolates, sweets, mints and other tiny treats. Point is, this is a highly-addictive claw machine that can stay on your desk, while keeping the kids (or kid-dult) occupied the next time they’re asking for a little extra.
$69.99, available at typo, #02-30.
CRICUT EXPLORE 3 [GIVEAWAY]
Consider your weekend plans sorted! Crafting may feel like a daunting task, especially with the whole family involved, but things get a lot more fun with the Cricut Explore 3. The smart cutting machine is primed for creating personalised and embellished items such as vinyl decals, stickers, cards, t-shirts, and more — and you’re able to do this without any design experience, thanks to Cricut’s Design Space app.
$455, AVAILABLE AT SPOTLIGHT, plaza singapura #05-11 to 19.
SAMSUNG THE FREESTYLE PORTABLE PROJECTOR
Imagine movie nights, and curling up in front of the sofa for the ultimate full-screen experience, thanks to this Samsung projector. The device is easy to set up and automatically adjusts for skewed images and sharpness; it even has built-in speakers and voice control options so you can go hands-free. What’s more impressive though is its portability — it’s designed to be lightweight, so we’re able to place it anywhere around the house or bring it out on camping trips for major big screen moments.
$999, AVAILABLE AT BEST, PLAZA SINGAPURA #03-49 TO 64.
FUJIFILM INSTAX SQUARE SQ1
Keep precious memories intact with an instant camera, particularly this instax SQUARE SQ1. Perfect for both the young and the young at heart, whether they’re excited more for its nostalgia or novelty factor, the square format allows for bigger and brighter prints, allowing us to immortalise everyday moments.
$209, AVAILABLE AT BEST, PLAZA SINGAPURA #03-49 TO 64.
SPY X FAMILY DONUT CUSHION
As an anime retail store, Hakken! is packed to the brim with all kinds of merchandise according to you and your family’s favourite anime titles — and naturally, we’re going for these cute cushions to rep our Spy Family-loving hearts. After all, your family might feel chaotic, but there’s always lots of love to go around!
$35, AVAILABLE AT HAKKEN!, plaza singapura #07-08A.
POP MART SWEET BEAN FROZEN TIME DESSERT BOX SERIES
POP MART has been incredibly popular recently, as the Chinese pop-toy maker often releases fresh designs every week, while working with big brands such as Disney, Warner Bros., Universal Studios and more, so it’s always fun to pop by their store at Plaza Singapura. Here, the lovely Sweet Bean collection celebrates some beloved holiday desserts, dressed up in winter-appropriate outfits that take after a log cake, gingerbread house and more.
$15.90 each, available at pop mart, plaza singapura #01-67.
BELKIN 37W DUAL USB-PD UNIVERSAL WALL CHARGER
A wall charger may feel like a boring gift until one considers the practical possibilities — like never having to fight for the living room charger! The Belkin 37W Dual Wall Charger is fast charge-enabled through a 25W USB-C port and 12W USB-A port; that’s up to 0-50% in 25 minutes, and ideal if your family’s got lots of devices to take care of.
$63.90, AVAILABLE AT ISTUDIO, plaza singapura #b1-04.
SAMSONITE APINEX SPINNER 55-20 EXP [GIVEAWAY]
Travelling as a family? It’s best to get a reliable luggage that won’t fail on you, and this Samsonite APINEX achieves that while looking sleek and stylish. In Matte Dark Navy, as well as Latte or a Glossy Red, its smooth double wheels ensure an effortless airport experience for the free-wheeling traveller. Also equipped: an anti-theft security zipper, TSA lock, full-sized expanders and internal dividers for organisation.
$350, available at samsonite, plaza singapura #04-04.
All products, available at Plaza Singapura (subject to availability in store).
Items tagged with [GIVEAWAY] will feature in our NYLON Singapore x Plaza Singapura Christmas 2023 Gift Guide Giveaway — stay tuned to our Facebook and Instagram channels to see how you may stand a chance to win ’em!