October 31, 2023 - 3 min read
This time of year is all about gift giving – finding the perfect present for your parents, kids, friends and family. But when was the last time you treated yourself? Whether you’re into health and grooming, tech or cooking, it’s time to put aside the time and the budget for you. Here are our top 10 picks for the ultimate ‘treat yourself’ gift this year.
Create a calm and relaxing atmosphere for yourself, whether it’s in the living room, home office or bedroom, with an aroma diffuser. The Ellia Pure Aroma Diffuser Ceramic & Terrazzo runs for up to 7 hours and has a colour changing light to provide a gentle glow. The beautiful ceramic and terrazzo design means it doubles as decor. Stock up on your favourite essential oils, and enjoy some guilt-free “me time”.
A relaxing facial massage meets the facial therapies you love, all in one device with the Therabody TheraFace Pro. Reduce tension and relax facial muscles, but this multi-tasking device doesn’t stop there — from skin-toning microcurrent to rejuvenating LED light therapy, you can combine and customise multiple facial health therapies for soft and rejuvenated skin.
Find pure bliss at home with the Homedics Tru-Heat Foot Spa. This 3-1 foot-spa offers magnetic therapy, deep-tissue massage and vibration massage all at the press of a button. Thanks to its integrated heater technology you can let your feet soak among the soothing bubbles in perfectly heated water for 30, 60 or 90 minutes. Plus, the two interchangeable pumice stones will leave your feet feeling soft and smooth.
Everyone deserves good coffee, bring barista-styled coffee right into your home with Breville’s Barista Express Impress espresso machine. This manual coffee machine with intelligent dose and assisted tamp delivers the optimal dose of ground beans and produces beautiful micro foam milk, so you’re left to enjoy the perfect cup. Its convenient set-up takes the guesswork out of making a coffee, allowing you to create café quality coffee every time.
For a gift-to-self that’ll benefit the entire family, you can’t go past the Sonos Beam Gen 2. You’ll get top-quality audio that gives you both clear voice detail and big panoramic sound, all from a neat, compact design that lends itself to any interior style. It’s also voice-activated and can help with a variety of tasks, including checking the news or setting timers, and can even control other smart home devices with Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant.
Looking for a sense of escape? Not only do the Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro come in a fun purple hue, the noise-cancelling tech eliminates up to 98 per cent of surrounding noise. They’ll connect to your compatible smartphone, tablet or smartwatch, and the touch-sensitive buttons provide controls for your media and call options. Welcome to the world of walking meetings! You deserve it.
How long have you been eyeing off the iconic Smeg 1950s retro style kettle? It’s time to finally splash out and buy yourself the kettle you know you’ve always wanted. Who doesn’t have this on their wish list? Available in a range of colours, this Smeg kettle is a style statement in the kitchen and will bring you joy each and every time you pour yourself a cuppa.
Just about all of Dyson’s hair products have reached cult status, from the Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer, to the Dyson Airwrap and Corrale Cordless Straightener. While they are on the splurge-side of the budget scale, you can’t put a price on how good it feels to have a good hair day, every day. The Dyson Hair Care Suite uses controlled heat - so not only will your hair look great, it’s going to feel a whole lot healthier. Shop the Limited Edition Blue Blush range this festive season.
Why gift yourself a nice bottle of wine when you can gift yourself an entire wine cabinet? The Vintec 35 Bottle Wine Cabinet has been carefully designed to take care of your best bottles by maintaining a stable temperature using triple glazed glass, insulated side panels and interactions between a compressor and thermostat. It’s another self-gifting splurge, but with the festive season approaching, the practicalities will pay off (and your guests will be very impressed).
Ditch the gym membership and get new year ready at home with the BH Fitness SB2.6 Spin Bike. This adjustable and comfortable exercise bike has an LCD display that lets you see kilojoules burned, distance cycled, RPM and more, with a smooth and quiet performance so you won't bother your family while you're busy huffing and puffing.
There are so many other great self-gift worthy items available at The Good Guys, from cooking tools to phones and smartwatches. Check out more gift ideas and discover the range in-store or online today.