The best gift you can give or receive is your time and presence. However, if you are looking for gifts for Yogis in your life, there are plenty of mindful choices out there. Finding a thoughtful present to give at Christmas doesn’t have to be hard if you know where to look. To make things easier you can explore the Marketplace for products and experiences to give to your loved ones this year. Here are our top 10 gifts for Yogis on our lists this year.
Choose to Gift an Experience this Christmas
1. Try a Class Pass
If you are trying to avoid material gifts this year, then opt for an experience that the recipient can enjoy. A great idea is a class pass. You could choose their favourite studio or somewhere new that you can try together. Head to Find Yoga to explore your options or look up Studios in the Marketplace.
2. Vouchers for Their Favourite Vegan or Vegetarian Restaurant
There are plenty of vegan and vegetarian eateries across Australia. Give a voucher or take them out for a meal at a nourishing venue.
3.Tickets to an Upcoming Yoga Festival
There are yoga festivals being held all over Australia in 2018. If you are based in Victoria you should check out the Reconnect Yoga Festival happening in March. This can be an experience you share with your Yogi gift recipient. Find out what is happening in your city by downloading the YogiMixer app.
4. Buy them a Massage
Promote calm during the silly season and get the Yogi in your life a massage voucher.
Find Thoughtful Gifts for Yogis This Year
5. Essential Oils and Diffuser
A diffuser with a selection of essential oils makes a great gift. It can be used to replicate the sense of calm you feel in yoga class. Each essential oil has different properties to evoke different feelings. Sweet orange can be diffused to promote positive vibes whereas frankincense can be used to balance emotions.
6. Buy Healing Crystals for Yogis
Crystals have the power to hone in on a person’s focus, energy, and love to improve their sense of well-being. Each crystal has different meanings and is used in different ways. Find out what energies the Yogi in your life is focusing on and select the right crystals to help achieve this.
7. Buddhi Box
Get them a gift that keeps on giving with Buddhi Box. This is a subscription that arrives once per month and has a range of items that will appeal to the Yogi in your life. There are several options to choose from to make this the ideal present this year.
Opt for Practical Gifts for Yogis This Christmas
8. Yoga Pants are the Ideal Gift for Yogis
You can’t go wrong with yoga pants when it comes to present buying for Yogi’s. There are plenty of eco-friendly options out there and you can choose from 100% organic cotton, bamboo, and hemp. Find out what their favourite brands are or do your own research and select a pattern that suits their personality and style.
9. Find an Eco-friendly Yoga Mat
Choose a present that is kind to the environment and will be well loved by the recipient. A yoga mat is a safe choice as you know it will get plenty of use. It’s important to have a high-quality mat for asana practice. Look for eco-friendly options. The Om Shop have some beautiful and unique designs that are made from natural rubber.
10. A Non-plastic Water Bottle Makes a Wonderful Eco-Friendly Present
Show you care for the environment as well as the recipient by choosing to buy non-plastic items. A non-plastic water bottle is a great way to stay hydrated when you’re Yogi loved one is on the move. Shop Naturally have an extensive range so that you can choose one that suits their style. There are some great designs and our favourite is the Avanti Stainless Steel Insulated Water Bottle in marble.
When choosing Christmas gifts for Yogis, consider the environmental impact. Experiences are great as well as companies that produce ethical products include yoga wear, mats and bottles. Find something that they will love and suits their personality for a truly unique and personal present. The YogiMixer Marketplace has everything you need from festivals to yoga mats, its your one stop shop this Christmas.