For many, the art of giving is one of the most pleasurable things in life – after all, there’s nothing quite like seeing the person you are gifting break into a smile of delight as they unwrap a present, and knowing that you’ve got it just right.
Even so, the pursuit of gift shopping itself can, at times, be quite the opposite. Trying to work out what they might like can be a task and a half – not to mention traipsing around countless designer stores and boutiques in search of that perfect pick. This can become even more of a challenge if you have multiple people to buy for at once – at least, if you don’t know the secret to gift shopping success.
Luxury lifestyle eCommerce store Burton Blake has revolutionised shopping for those expensive and opulent gifts, so that you no longer have to go into a physical store to find exactly what you want. Now, you can simply log onto your laptop and peruse all manner of high-end delights in one place – with something to suit every type of refined taste out there.
Comprising an impressive catalogue of quality designer and luxury goods spanning everything from high-end fashion and accessories to homeware, travel products, outdoors, sports and toys, it is also home to over 150 of the most sought-after brands on the planet, including the likes of KEF, Bang and Olufsen, Authentic Models and Kanto.
Add to that some stand-out items which include beautiful wine glasses by Riedel, luxury kitchenware by Bugatti Casa, yoga mats by Manduka – and even trampolines and go-karts, courtesy of BERG – and you’re certain to find the perfect gift for that person who has everything – no matter their age or tastes.
If you happen to be shopping for a watch enthusiast, then even better – because Burton Blake also happens to be the top retailer for WOLF watch winders – which will keep their self-winding automatic watch wound, in time and ready to wear when out of use and is a highly sought-after product for owners of highly-esteemed models from the likes of Rolex, Tag Heuer and Patek Philippe.
With a focus on customer satisfaction, this online haven for luxury lovers prides itself on its highly trained team, who are always on hand and ready to respond when customers need their help. Every item in stock has been hand-selected and extensively tested to ensure the utmost in quality.
The store offers free shipping on orders over £25 and a 30 day return policy – with its customers rewarding it with an impressive average review score of 4.9/5. So, if you’re looking for that perfect gift for someone in your life – whether it’s for a birthday, Valentine’s Day, or another special occasion, you’re certain to find an impressive pick here.
Here are some of our top picks to get you inspired.
For the luxury watch enthusiast: Wolf British Racing Green Single Watch Winder, £619
Part of a collection that pays tribute to the illegal racing that took place in Ireland in the 1900s, this single watch winder is designed to keep your most esteemed timepiece in check at all times, featuring a revolutionary quad angled panelled lid and storage for two watches at once. It works with all modern automatic watches, as well as many vintage models.
For the Musically inclined: Bang and Olufsen Beolit 20 Bluetooth Speaker, £450
This high-spec bluetooth speaker is designed to deliver finely-balanced Bang and Olufsen signature True360 sound, utilising a combination of powerful amplifiers and drivers and features a number of design updates on the original cult Beolit model. Featuring epic connective capabilities and seamless stereo pairing, it’s a must for that person who insists on giving their music of choice the quality delivery it deserves, for an impressive all-round experience.
For the coffee lover: Barisieur coffee Machine Alarm Clock, £345
As totally unique gifts go, it doesn’t get much better than this. For the coffee lover in your life, this sleek and sophisticated machine – which also happens to be one of our favourite Burton Blake luxury lifestyle must-haves – will wake them up with the perfect cup – boiling the water in just three minutes and featuring a large shower head which is designed to mimic a gentle pour-over for a beautiful brew. This product is currently out of stock but will be available again from the beginning of March.
For the dedicated Yogi: Manduka Pro 71” Yoga and Pilates Mat, £100
Any serious yogi in life will tell you that having the right mat for their practice is paramount – and this inspired model from Manduka, which is a popular Burton Blake luxury lifestyle product, ticks all the right boxes. With impressive density and cushioning, it offers the utmost in comfort and boasts an elegant design thanks to its superior fabric-like finish. It also happens to be the preferred choice of yoga teachers worldwide; it doesn’t get much more convincing than that.