Christmas Gifts That Don’t Suck For All The Men In Your Life

The Gift for the Man who is never on time

The technological progress and luxury of the golden age of travels across the Atlantic Ocean are the inspiration for this timepiece from the Montblanc 4810 collection. This timepiece combines useful functionality with sophisticated refinement. Its MB 24.18 caliber provides indications for the day and the date in separate windows. Both are aligned on the silvery-white dial, which is adorned by an exploding star guilloché pattern emanating from 6 o’clock. Complemented by a black alligator leather skin.4,985
Available from Montblanc, 87 Queen St, Auckland ph 309 5074.

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The new Ice Sixty-Nine collection sports the brand’s iconic design with a distinct mens and womans look. Featuring a new masculine textured and stiched silicon strap for men in 4 colours – Black, Navy, Red and Charcoal. Go anywhere this summer, as this collection is 100m water resistant and only $119.90 from your nearest retailer that can be found at


The Gift for the Stylish Man

Monti Castello – Made in Italy
Made with a unique soft-washed cotton, these lightweight scarves are the perfect accessory for a summer’s evening. Just enough to keep a cool breeze at bay, whilst adding a touch of elegance to any outfit.
Available at selected men’s boutiques.
0800 524 245 for stockists.


Flowers by Fellini
Crafted right here in New Zealand with Europe’s finest cloths, Fellini releases a broad collection of limited edition designs each season. This summer tells a floral story with a series of fresh designs woven in Fellini’s unique colour palette – enough to brighten anyone’s day.
Available from all leading men’s stores.


The Gift for the Modern Man

E.bikes are age-defying, traffic-defeating, hill-flattening, and awesome fun! They’re proof of how energy makes our world more wonderful, and a must-have toy for the garage on Santa’s list this Christmas.
Mercury has partnered with selected retailers to offer exclusive discounts on e.bikes to Mercury customers. No matter your style, you can Ride Wonderful with up to $500 off your purchase.
Whether you’re a weekend cruiser or daily commuter, there’s an for everyone. Browse the different models available at


The Gift for the Tech Man

Hi-fi quality sound meets stylish modern design
British hi-fi company Naim creates music-playing systems that bring the pure, passionate sound of live music into your home. Naim’s Mu-so Qb is a stylish one-box wireless music system with an astounding depth and breadth of sound, considering its compact size! Connecting Qb to a home Wi-Fi network opens up a world of music; stream downloaded music in high-resolution via UPnP or browse and play millions of songs through Spotify Connect, TIDAL, Internet Radio or Airplay, plus it’s ideal for Apple Music. You can even create a multiroom system with a second Qb or another Naim unit. RRP $1450.


Last but certainly not least …

The Gift for Her

Especially for Christmas, Linden Leaves have released their prettiest collection yet. ‘In Bloom’ encapsulates fun, femininity and frivolity at its very best. It’s a breath of sweet air, a posy of fresh flowers and offers the most exquisite gift ideas for mums, daughters, sisters and grandmothers alike. The range come me in two stunning fragrances, Pink Petal and Green Verbena and includes hand poured soy candles, room diffusers, bath bombs, Christmas crackers and hand creams from $14.99



Introducing the exquisite Montblanc Bohème Day & Night time piece. Its refined guilloché dial with black floral Arabic numerals is crafted in the finest watchmaking style. The elegant and sophisticated 30mm steel case with its slightly curved and integrated horns and fully set diamond bezel gives this timeless piece a distinctive style.$7,865.
Available from Montblanc, 87 Queen St, Auckland
ph 309 5074.