Look no further – this is the end all, be all of Christmas gift guides! Whether you’re fresh out of ideas of what to get for your other half, your picky friend, that colleague that you’ve only greeted in passing and suddenly have to get a Secret Santa gift for, or the person who told you ‘not to bother getting a present’ for them, we’ve found and aggregated a bunch of local brands in Hong Kong creating awesome things.

To be a brand these days, you almost need to be labelled as sustainable, and lots of these small companies fit the letter. Artwork, Christmas treat sets, conscious jewellery, baby’s goods, HK-themed homeware, and ways to capture memories… we’ve got you sorted. Discover our ultimate Christmas gift guide.

SmartGo Smart Travel Accessories *

smartgo smart travel accessories

Travel smarter with SmartGo’s innovative accessories, designed to ease the challenges of the modern traveler. Their flagship POKEFI pocket WiFi hotspot is a traveler’s dream for staying connected. With its virtual SIM technology, it offers hassle-free internet access in 170+ countries (flat-rated US$2.5/GB only), a simple and affordable pay-as-you-go plan, and the ability to connect up to 8 devices. But that’s not all! The VIP Mini is a compact 2-in-1 vacuum pump, perfect for compressing clothes and saving 70% space in your luggage.

Need to charge your devices on the go? The 308MAX universal quick charger has got you covered, with its multi-country adapters and smart charging capabilities. And for the security-conscious, the TSA SmartBelt is a unique 3-in-1 luggage strap with a digital scale and combination lock, ensuring your belongings are safe and within weight limits. SmartGo is dedicated to making your travel smarter and more enjoyable, whether for work or leisure!

POKEFI Pocket WiFi Hotspot, HK$ 1,318
SmartGo VIP Mini 2-in-1 Vacuum & Inflation Pump, HK$ 299
SmartGo 308MAX Universal Quick Charger, HK$ 298
SmartGo TSA SmartBelt, HK$ 249

Where: Online | info@everlong.biz | +852 2385 5188
Promo code: Use THEHKHUB to get 10% off when you shop (valid until January 31, 2024)

CardDia Educational flashcards *

carddia educational flashcards

Experience a captivating adventure of exploration with CardDia’s flashcards – excellent presents for both science enthusiasts and learners alike. Since 2015, the Hong Kong-based company has specialized in creating high-quality, engaging flashcards for Languages, History, Science, and more. Discover the mysteries of the elements in chemistry with the visually engaging “Elements of the Periodic Table” flashcards, and then take your curiosity to the stars with the captivating “The 88 Astronomical Constellations” flashcards, ideal for astronomy lovers and stargazers. These meticulously designed cards not only make learning about the universe accessible but also bring the wonder of the night sky right to your hands.

Elements of the Periodic Table, HK$ 234
The 88 Astronomical Constellations, HK$ 211.00

Where: Online | info@carddia.com

Island Shangri-La – Charity Christmas Hamper

island shangrila charity christmas hamper

This festive season, gift your loved ones with Island Shangri-La’s exclusive Heep Hong Charity Hamper, thoughtfully curated with festive favourites such as Christmas Cookies, Homemade Christmas Stollen, Panettone, Traditional Jam, Chinese Tea, Organic Balsamic Vinegar, Luxury Hot Chocolate, and the celebratory Veuve Clicquot Champagne. Beyond the delightful assortment lies a heartfelt purpose. Every purchase of this limited-edition hamper supports Heep Hong Society, an organisation deeply committed to nurturing and empowering children with special educational needs in Hong Kong. Your choice to indulge is not only a treat to the recipient but also a beacon of hope and assistance to those in need.

Heep Hong Charity Hamper, HK$2,488
Where: Online | cs.shangri-laboutiqueHK@gols.com.hk | +852 5372 8189

Hourglass Lab Personalised Gifts *

hourglass lab personalized gifts

Looking for a personalized gift for your loved ones? Hourglass Lab’s enchanting Personalized White Mat and Personalized White Mug are for you! Crafted in the heart of Hong Kong, these items are more than just gifts; they’re a way to capture your cherished memories. Imagine your loved ones’ smiles, your pets’ playful moments, or any magical moments beautifully captured on a mat or mug, allowing you to showcase and reminisce about that moment every day. These items are not just gifts; they are timeless capsules of your most treasured memories, ideal for Christmas, keeping the magic of your special moments alive all year round.

Personalised White Mat, HK$ 199
Personalised Mug, HK$ 129

Where: Online | info@hourglasslabhk.com | +852 2368 8809

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Louise Hill Design Hong Kong-inspired Fine Art Prints *

louise hill design fine art prints

Louise Hill Design brings you ‘Hong Kong City Lights’ and ‘We Love Hong Kong’, two exquisite prints that capture the spirit of Hong Kong. From the neon signs that light up the city to the historical landmarks such as The Peak and Big Buddha, these prints are a celebration of the city’s dynamic energy. Created by Louise, using hundreds of photographs she has taken of places, textiles and objects, each print reflects her passion for colour, detail, and mixed media art. Choose from archival Giclee prints on etching paper or canvas, available in various sizes. Each piece comes with a hand-signed certificate of authenticity, adding a personal touch to your art collection.

Hong Kong City Lights, from HK$3,050
We Love Hong Kong, from HK$2,550

Where: Online | louise@louise-hill-design.com| +65 96741861 (Whatsapp)

Nyrelle Jewelry Most Gifted Fines *

nyrelle jewelry fine jewellery

This festive season, gift your loved ones Nyrelle Jewelry’s finest Bezel Diamond Essentials Set and Lace Ring, the perfect everyday staples that’ll make a lasting impression. The Bezel Diamond Set melds the bestseller with seasonal favorites, making it the ultimate holiday gift. Loved for its intricate design and adjustable fit, the Lace Ring is a versatile piece – and the top pick this gifting season – to give and get.
At Nyrelle, every piece is expertly crafted and responsibly sourced, featuring 9K or 18K solid gold set with Kimberley Process-certified, SI1+ clarity diamonds. Enjoy free shipping to Hong Kong for any order.

Bezel Diamond Essentials Set, HK$3,200
Lace Ring, HK$990

Where: Online | Shop 229B, Level 2, K11 Musea, 18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui | info@nyrelle.com | +852 9439 9401

Oi Ling Arts & Antiques Exquisite Art and Antique Treasures *

Oi Ling Arts & Antiques Exquisite Art and Antique Treasures

Gift a piece of history and art this Christmas with treasures from Oi Ling Antiques. The Antique Gift Box is adorned with snow lions and auspicious clouds, reflect the craftsmanship of early 20th-century Tibet. Pair it with Joe Wong’s Paper Cut Art, a modern reinterpretation of a traditional Chinese art form. Wong’s intricate designs and unconventional colour palettes bring a fresh, contemporary flair to this ancient practice. These thoughtful gifts from Oi Ling Antiques, a family business renowned for its dedication to Chinese antiques and contemporary art, promise to enchant and inspire.

Antique Gift Box, HK$3,000-6,000
Paper Cut Art from Joe Wong, HK$28,000 (Christmas special price)

Where: Online | Shop 2, G/F, 123 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan | +852 2815 9422

Playful Socks Funky Patterned Socks *

playful socks funky patterned socks

Stay cosy in style this winter with Playful Socks! The Hong Kong-based brand was founded in 2018 to infuse everyday life with fun and smiles through their one-of-a-kind funky socks. The Dim Sum Socks, inspired by Hong Kong’s beloved yum cha tradition, embody the joy of family and culture in every thread. Meanwhile, the Hong Kong Fake Socks pack, featuring fan-favorites like Panda Popsicle and Ice Lemon Tea, combines comfort with playful designs, featuring anti-slip heels and extra cushioning. Each pair from Playful Socks is a celebration of individuality, embracing the spirit of the city and the passion of its creators.

Dim Sum Socks, HK$69
HK Fake Socks (pack of 3 pairs), HK$250

Where: Online | info@playful-socks.com | +852 5238-8083

UNSTRAP Premium Apple Watch Cases & Straps *

unstrap apple watch cases and straps

Make your loved one’s Apple Watch a standout piece in their tech wardrobe with UNSTRAP’s Apple Watch Case Bands this festive season! UNSTRAP creates tech accessories where fashion meets function, without compromising style, quality, or protection. These luxurious bands, hand-finished with premium materials like genuine leather and stainless steel, protect your tech piece with timeless elegance. The Apple Watch cases feature water-resistant, non-hypoallergenic and rust-proof designs for thorough protection. Designed for all-day wear, choose between the White Leather band with Rose Gold case and the Two Tone Rubber band with Black and Rose Gold case.

RoseGold Two Tone Black Rubber, HK$1,298
RoseGold White Leather, HK$1,298

Where: Online | Suite A, 6th Floor, 12-14 Hart Avenue, Tsim Sha Tsui | info@unstrap.com  | +852 2366 7588 

Hiraya Scent & Co. — Festive Candles & Workshop *

hiraya scent & co festive candles and workshop

Celebrate the holidays with Hiraya Scent & Co.’s non-toxic and sustainable White Christmas Collection Candle, bringing the essence of festive joy right into your home. Each candle in the collection is a journey through Christmas memories, wrapped in a jar. And if you’re looking for a unique holiday experience, their Candle-Making with Mulled Wine workshop is a must-try. Craft your personalized candle, choose your design and crystals, and enjoy a glass of mulled wine as your creation sets. It’s a cosy, creative way to spend an afternoon and the perfect opportunity to pick up some thoughtful Christmas gifts.

White Christmas Collection in 260g Glass Candle, HK$380 per candle, HK$900 for a set of 3
Candle-Making with Mulled Wine workshop, HK$580 per person

Where: Online | info@hirayascented.com

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Caselism Protective Phone Cases *

caselism phone case

Over 200 artistically crafted phone case designs await you at Caselism! Each case is a piece of art that carries a story. What’s more, the case features shock-absorbing material which protects your phone from drops over 10 feet. Make a statement with a case designed by talented artists worldwide!
Caselism ColorLite Cases, from HK$268

Candle Up Scented Candles *

Illuminate your festive season with Candle Up’s Kohinoor Candle Set of 3. Adorned with 24-carat gold foiling and handcrafted with care, these soy wax candles — in Gingerlily, Meditation, and Forest scents — turn into elegant drinkware post-use. You can also refill the candle with them, embodying Candle Up’s ethos of sustainability.

The Kohinoor Candle Set of 3, HK$950

Cardhoda Tech Accessories *

cardhoda card protector

This trendy aluminum case, designed by the innovative Hong Kong brand, keeps credit cards and IDs secure from electronic theft. It’s a fashionable and practical accessory for anyone in the era of contactless payments.

RFID-Blocking Card Protector, HK$209

Chinabcs Hong Kong-themed Wall Art & Gifts *

chinabcs shopping bag

Chinabcs presents the perfect Christmas gift for eco-conscious shoppers: a Packable & Reusable Shopping Bag. Large in size but easily foldable, it’s ideal for daily errands or leisure outings. With Ginny Malbon’s Hong Kong-inspired design, it’s a practical, stylish way to reduce plastic usage and cherish memories.

Packable & Reusable Shopping Bag – Hong Kong Blue, HK$180

Goods of Desire Hong Kong-inspired Lifestyle Products *

god photo frame

This photo frame captures Hong Kong’s vibrancy, featuring the iconic Nathan Road print. Crafted from quality materials, these frames combine style and function, adding urban charm to any room. Ideal for Hong Kong design enthusiasts, they transform memories into art, celebrating the city’s vibrant energy.

Nathan Road 4R Padded Photo Frame, HK$398

Hong Kong Trails Themed Hiking Accessories *

hong kong trails hiking gift sets

Hong Kong Trails brings the perfect present for hiking enthusiasts – a comprehensive Hiking Gift Set. It’s got everything from cooling towels to neck gaiters, all themed around Hong Kong’s treasured trails. The bonus? A Trail Challenger redemption code for an app-based hiking challenge with a real medal reward.

Hiking Gift Set, HK$595

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IDEinfinite UVC Plasma Air Sterilizer *

ideinfinite air sterilizer

Bring a breath of fresh air to your loved ones’ holiday season with IDEinfinite’s UVC Plasma Air Sterilizer. Whether it is for travel or home use, it combines UV light and plasma technology to eliminate 99.99% of air pollutants. Its compact design and dual sterilization make it a must-have for health-conscious individuals.

UVC Plasma Air Sterilizer, HK$395

KAISCA Eye Candy Eye Massager *

kaisca eye massager

Surprise someone special with Kaisca’s Eye Candy Eye Massager, a must-have for tired eyes. Its warm, high-frequency vibrations and red light therapy rejuvenate the eye area, reducing signs of fatigue. With its chic Japanese design and ease of use, it’s the perfect Christmas present for self-care lovers.

Eye Candy Eye Massager, HK$550

Karen Aruba Art Artisan Mahjong Tiles  *

Gift a piece of Hong Kong’s heritage with Karen Aruba Art’s Artisan Mahjong Tiles – Xmas & New Year Edition. Featuring hand-carved tiles customized by a Mahjong craftsman, this set is thoughtfully packaged in an elegant box. A DIY workshop is also available to spread holiday cheer!

Artisan Mahjong Tiles Gift Set Xmas & New Year Edition, HK$330

PiCharPaK WorkSHop Outdoor Gears *

picharpak christmas tree

Celebrate a nature-inspired Christmas with PiCharPaK WorkSHop’s CF Xmas Tree. Infusing their love for outdoor gear into festive decor, this tree is as light as it is merry, complete with sparkling lights. It’s the ideal way to bring holiday spirit to your outdoor adventures.

CF Xmas Tree, HK$450

Well Voyaged Premium Gift & Souvenir *

well voyaged earrings

Well Voyaged brings a piece of Hong Kong’s vibrant streets to your Christmas with their exclusive Neon Light Sign Earrings. Handmade from upcycled red packets, these lightweight, water-resistant earrings are a testament to sustainable fashion. Their unique, limited edition design ensures you wear a part of Hong Kong’s iconic culture.

Hong Kong Pawn Shop Neon Light Sign Earrings, HK$238

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Blacksmith Books Non-fictions *

blacksmith books non fictions

Explore a hidden chapter of Hong Kong with “Drawing on the Inside: Kowloon Walled City 1985” from Blacksmith Books. Fiona Hawthorne’s art reveals the intricacies of life in this densely populated area. Curated by Benjamin Salmon, this book is an ideal Christmas gift for those fascinated by urban history and art.

Drawing on the Inside: Kowloon Walled City 1985, HK$288

Faioki – Mechanical Timepieces *

faioki watch

Faioki’s Tourbillon Style “The Original” Skeleton Automatic Watch is the ideal Christmas gift for horology lovers. A tribute to the founder’s mechanical heritage, it offers a distinct tonneau case and an eye-catching skeleton design. The classic rose gold with a black strap ensures this watch is an elegant addition to any collection.

Faioki Tourbillon Style “The Original” Skeleton Automatic Watch, HK$3,119

miss fong in hk tote bag

Miss Fong in Hong Kong — With an original graphic by local artist Miss Fong, for the drama or Cantonese opera lover in your life. All Miss Fong tote bags feature iconic Hong Kong foods and culture.

Cantonese Opera Drama Queen Cotton Canvas Tote Bag, HK$120

curly shyll shampoo

Curly Shyll Premium Hair Care Brand
Pamper your loved ones with CURLYSHYLL’s Nutrition Support Shampoo, the ultimate Christmas treat for damaged hair. Celebrated by elite stylists, its rich, hypoallergenic formula and exquisite scent make every wash a spa-like indulgence. Perfect for those seeking softness and strength in their hair care routine.

Nutrition Support Shampoo For Damaged Hair, HK$176.4

Sverigeshoppen serving tray

Sverigeshoppen — A Little Sweden To Hong Kong
With the unique design of the four long Hong Kong trails, this Swiss made serving tray is an awesome Christmas present for any hiking fans. 

The Big Four Hong Kong Trails Serving Tray, HK$550

chasing threads stitch map

Chasing Threads — Stitchable Accessories & Craft Supplies
For your jet setting friend, this is the perfect present – mapping their adventures as they go by cross stitching! We absolutely love the vegan metallic passport cover. 

Stitch Passport Cover – Silver (Vegan), HK$260

elenor mccoll art water bottle

Eleanor McColl Art – Artsy Homeware & Accessories
Combining colour, style and of course, Hong Kong life, Delphine is exceptional at capturing precious family moments, a truly memorable family gift.  

Water bottle from The Chroma Collection, HK$260

chan yi ting aurora woodblock print

Chan Yi Ting — Local artist Yi Ting bases her works on mysticism, self-exporation, and healing. This woodblock print depicting the aurora borealis, or Northern Lights, is both haunting and hopeful.

Aurora II Relief Print, HK$1,100

mayo ong art typography map

Mayo Ong Art — Typography Maps
A colourful, unconventional typography take on a map of the SAR. Playful hand-drawn typeface delineates each of Hong Kong’s 18 districts, bays, and islets faithfully.

Coloured Hong Kong Typography Map, HK$1,030

pinyin press dumpling dog jacket

Pinyin Press — Contemporary, Asian inspired home decor and gifts.
With a focus on Asian culture and high-quality craftsmanship, a shop inspired by everyday life in China celebrates the culture and traditions of Asia. Home accessories, lifestyle products, and gifts for your family and friends can be found here.

Dumpling Dog Jacket, HK$190

teaddict hk milk tea diy set

Teaddict — DIY HK Style Milk Tea
Make your own authentic HK-style milk tea with this DIY kit, which contains a mini teapot, milk pot, tea strainer, and milk pot. Production and packaging is 100% done in Hong Kong.

Parcel Edition DIY Set | Milk Tea Teabase, HK$220

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belinda bath images collage

Belinda Bath Images — Belinda Bath’s distinctive and stylish photo montage designs capture those all important memories of Hong Kong life and for a truly cherished gift you can even get it customized! 

Ombre Moss, Starting from HK$3,700

the quiet place art

The Quiet Place Art — With an extensive Hong Kong inspired art list, you will find a print that both you and your Secret Santee will adore. 

The Chinese Dragon Print (Limited Edition Print), HK$506.35

Yu Kwen Yick chili sauce

Yu Kwen Yick — For a taste of Hong Kong, look no further than the famous Yu Kwen Yick Chili Sauce! It adds a little spice and flavour of home in every bite. 

Yu Kwen Yick Chili Sauce, HK$55

aaronagraphy print

Aaronography — For anyone that’s left or leaving Hong Kong, you can get one of the incredible prints from Hong Kong native Aaron, who beautifully captures its soul.

Bustling Streets, HK$500

sharon chong art christmas package set

Sharon Chong Art — Watercolour stationery and postcards. This special limited edition holiday set includes a graphic notebook, washi tape, 3 postcards, and 3 pinback buttons, printed with Sharon’s original flower/animal designs.

Christmas Package Set, HK$138

conte de cookie christmas gift box

Conte de Cookie — Created by some of the most reputed pastry chefs in Hong Kong, you can’t go wrong with gingerbread cookies on Christmas. For both naughty and nice ones on your list! 

Christmas Special, HK$158

latitude 22n teacups

Latitude 22N — Named after Hong Kong’s latitude, this homegrown design company offers a range of contemporary and creative porcelain dinnerware, accessories, lighting and home decor.  

Ripple – Pair of Cups No. 2, HK$600

Delphine Riche-Franz Photography — Combining colour, style and of course, Hong Kong life, Delphine is exceptional at capturing precious family moments, a truly memorable family gift.  

Full Family Portrait Session, Starting from HK$2,800

the print mom family bucket list booklet

The Print Mom — You never know when one might have to leave Hong Kong, so get this booklet to fill with your memories! 

Hong Kong Memories Family Bucket List, HK$180

More about Christmas

Feeling a bit Christmassy? Have a look at our amazing gift guides with more gifting options for your loved ones:

And to fully enjoy the season, have a look at our round-ups to enjoy the most magical period of the year:

* This article was done in collaboration with some above-mentioned brands (retribution or giveaway). Reach out if you’d like to be included in our next guides.

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