Festival of lights Diwali 2017 or Deepawali is just round the corner. Indians across the country are gearing up for one of the most awaited festivals, which will be celebrated on 19th October and the preparations seem to have begun in full swing. This festival is celebrated to mark the homecoming of Lord Rama from 14 years of exile to the kingdom of Ayodhya along with his brother Lakshman and wife Sita. From getting one’s house painted to buying new clothes and meeting friends and family, one cannot avoid the festivity in the air. Gifting family and friends has been an essential part of the festival; however, most of us get in a fix as to what should one really buy for their loved ones. Fret not as we list down some really unique and interesting food gifting options to present to your friends and family.
1. Mini Appliances
Who wouldn’t love an added electrical appliance in their kitchen? Well, we all will do. You can always gift an electric hand blender, electric egg beater, toaster or juicer to your loved ones; added bonus is that they won’t burn a hole in your pocket as you can get an array of options to choose from. Winters are setting in, to bring more warmth in to your friends and family’s lives, you could also gift them electric kettles and electric casseroles to make it even more special for them.
Diwali 2017: Who wouldn’t love an added electrical appliance in their kitchen?
2. Silverware and Brassware
Gifting the traditional silverware and brassware would never go out of fashion. You can gift a beautifully crafted silver thali that can be used for puja or any holy event. Nowadays, there are many beautiful designs that you would come across in the markets. Other than that, you can choose to gift brassware too.
Move over gifting sweets as one may already be loaded with too many desserts during festivities; choose savouries instead. Dry fruits and nuts in a nicely packed box is something that will give your friends a change to their palates. You can also opt for plain salted cashew nuts, masala almonds and roasted nuts among others. These options will give them a wider range of savouries to choose from.
4. Table Décor
There are numerous varieties of table décor available these days. You can choose to give a set of table runner plus table mats to make their dining table look fancy. You can also gift them a complete set of table cloth with mats and runner to make the perfect combination.
5. Spice Boxes
Spice box makes for an important part of the kitchen; so why not gift them a chance to change their old box and switch to a new and fancy one. These interesting spice boxes will definitely light up your loved one’s kitchen world.
6. Serving Dishes
Glass bowls, ceramic casseroles, fancy serving trays, cook and serve cookware and so much more; you will be spoilt for choices and would love to grab a set for yourself too. These enticing assortments of serving dishes will surely make your loved ones happy and leave them feel special on this occasion.
The best part about these gifting options is that you may get them in various ranges and an array of options to choose from and won’t even cost you a bomb. So make this Diwali special and very stylish for yourself and your loved ones.