It is coming up to that special time of year, which means gatherings, house decorating and frantic shopping for gifts! Yes, it’s starting to feel a lot like Christmas! We know how hard it is to choose gifts, let alone find the time to track them all down. This year has also been tough for many local businesses, so we’ve put together a handy Christmas Gift Guide making it a bit easier for you to find a gift whilst supporting local! It’s bursting with gift ideas from small businesses around the Inner West and what’s more, many businesses are offering exclusive discounts to IWMs!
For lovers of art, food, fashion, wine and more and to suit every kind of budget, there’s something for everyone on your list!
**Win $100 Fruitologist Voucher!**
By spending $100 or more with any of the businesses featured below, you can enter our draw to win a $100 Fruitologist voucher! Just email us your receipt and we will announce the winner on 16 December.
ACCESSORIES & JEWELLERY
We create hats, headpieces, headbands and special jewellery pieces for all occasions. Join one of our inspiring millinery or Christmas workshops or shop our Black Friday online only sale for discounts store-wide. Complimentary gift with all hat purchases in-store, just mention Inner West Mums.
Our halo range jewellery is perfect for everyday wear with the option of adding a sparkling halo of diamonds for special occasions. Available in a rainbow of natural stones or customise with your own choice of gemstone. Each Nicole Winkler piece is made in Sydney and owned by a fellow Inner West Mum!
I am a contemporary jeweller and designer. I hand make all my work in my studio in Sydney. I give great thought to comfort, flexibility and beautiful integrated design to every piece. My ranges of bangles, neckpieces, earrings and rings all have a distinctive geometric style, which reflect my silversmithing techniques, giving them a contemporary feeling. Receive a 10% discount and free gift-wrapping to all IWMs for gifts over $50 until 13 December 2020. Use the code INNERWMUM at checkout.
Temples and Markets is an online curated store for ethical gift shopping. Sydney mum Judith is celebrating 5 years running the go-to store for unique and sustainable gifts for men, women and the home. Temples and Markets showcases handcrafted accessories, bags, jewellery, and homewares with a designer edge, ethically sourced from artisans in Asia. For Inner West Mums, Temples and Markets is offering free shipping for all orders over $75 between now and 13 December. Use code IWM at checkout. Also featured on our website is The Perfect Man Bag – for the eco-conscious guy. It not only looks great it ticks all the boxes of being eco-friendly too.
GlamTanz is an on-line Kaftan & Resort Wear online business in Five Dock, owned and operated by an IWM. We are founded on the belief that style and glamour should not break the bank. Our goal is to change the way you think about designer resort wear by delivering premium designs at fair prices. 50% off sale on now! Free express post shipping. Come shop with us!
To celebrate the launch of our new Sydney inspired collection, Ms. Kensington is giving IWM an exclusive 10% discount and free shipping from now until Christmas. Ms. Kensington is a luxury silk lingerie label designed by an IWM and made here in Sydney. We believe luxury should be unique and special – something you can’t find anywhere else. We don’t follow trends but create classic designs using natural fabrics such as silk. The Sydney collection features two hand dyed statement dresses created in collaboration with Sydney-based artisan studio Dyehaus complemented by a powder blue range of camisoles, French knickers and slip dresses.
Twoface LABEL, a clever take on the classic knit transformed into luxe vintage sportif and worn by high profile media personalities, politicians and business leaders with their signature knit patterns. Co-founders Christina and Paulina have a love for detail which plays a part in every process: from stitch, colour and shape to making the least amount of impact on the environment. Creating quality garments is at the core of twoface LABEL and quality is worth caring for – with each purchase you will receive a complimentary wash/care bag.
FLOWERS, PLANTS & HAMPERS
Our Christmas hampers with a twist. We have a selection of Christmas gift hampers and care packages that everyone will enjoy. Packed full of local artisan gourmet goodies and fun sourced from around Australia. We love to mix our gifts up with food and entertainment. We hope you find something that will help make your friends, colleagues and loved ones smile.
We deliver beautifully packaged plant gifts with free delivery in Sydney. We specialise in easy care indoor plants, succulents and herbs and provide plant care instructions to help the new owner care for the plant. We also have some great options for kids including seed growing kits and garden tools. Our gifts are eco-friendly with reusable and recyclable packaging, so when you buy a gift from us, you are also minimising the impact on the environment. Use the discount code IWMXMAS20 to get $10 off your first order when you place an order before 31 December 2020.
We’ve got you covered for Christmas this year! We have a beautiful range of hampers perfect for corporate and thank you gifts. Browse our selection or customise your own! We also have trees, wreaths and bunches for your home and all your gifting needs. We deliver Sydney-wide and offer free pick-up from our Summer Hill studio. As a small business we are passionate about supporting local growers and all our gift products are proudly Australian made.
FOOD & DRINK
Cittavino Wine Boxes, run by a local Inner West family. Delivered free locally by us or shipped for free anywhere in Australia. Perfect as a gift, for home or for your event. Boxes cost from $99 to $179. Each wine is chosen for you by our sommelier and we’re always up for discussing your preferences. If you want a phone consultation just let us know in the notes section of your order. Or pop past the store to try before you buy.
Cookie Queen Kitsch’n is proud to announce the launch of the Christmas 2020 Collection. We are doing a soft launch on 20 November and a full launch with full collection on 27 November 2020. Want to thank a teacher for their hard work and dedication throughout this year? We have the perfect gift – a six custom designed cookie gift box. Need an end of year gift for a client? Why not take a look at our new Christmas wreath cookie platter with 17 individual pieces. As always we have a large range of custom made to order gift boxes with lots of options, but be sure to check out the new cookie platters, we are the only cookier in Sydney providing these cute and quirky cookies gifts! Get in early to avoid disappointment as boxes are limited.
Give the gift of wellness this year by choosing Organic Merchant’s Tea Gift Set for your loved one. Each box contains four unique organic tea blends plus a trendy tea infuser – all for only $29.95. Organic Merchant is an award-winning Australian premium loose-leaf tea brand. Founded by a naturopath, all blends are formulated using 100% certified organic ingredients carefully selected for their rich nutrient value, traditional therapeutic properties and fulsome flavour.
Purchase a $100 hair voucher and receive a $30 voucher to use on any hair services. Get a full head of our 100% human hair extensions and receive $50 in products free! We open Monday to Saturday and two late nights. Sundays are by appointment only.
Book a spray tan for $40 and get your next tan for $20. Mention IWM Christmas Guide when booking.
Do Or Dye have a special offer on their vouchers for Christmas this year! With every voucher purchased for $200 you will receive a FREE luxury soy candle from the Bordeaux range. Vouchers can be used on any service or product or a mix of both and make the perfect gift. The candle is valued at $39.95 and you can choose a fragrance of your choice.
Shake off 2020 with an Emma Dean Salon Pamper Pack, designed to help rejuvenate you and your hair! The Pamper Pack includes:
HEALTH & BEAUTY
Adeo Massage is all about nurturing women’s and children’s wellbeing. Give a skill for life this Christmas with an infant massage gift voucher.
Would you like to find out more about essential oils and how their usage can help your whole family? To qualify for your free gift (as pictured valued at $35 retail) you will be required to join as a wholesale customer and purchase one of our starter kits. Mention Inner West Mums to also receive three FREE personalised samples made to suit your needs. If you join as a wholesale customer you will also receive 25% off all doTERRA products, free access to our oily community, competitions, prizes, free oils and much more.
Luxeluna Face & Body are a natural, eco-conscious skin care company. We create palm oil free skincare using the gentlest ingredients sourced from nature that keep skin hydrated, soft and supple. Offer: 25% off store wide with code IWM on our Eco-Conscious Palm Oil Free skincare.
HOMEWARE & GIFTS
Clare Makes candles are hand poured in the Inner West and inspired by Australia. Named after significant Australian figures who inspire each scent, each candle evokes memories of long weekends away, bush walks, luscious gardens, and time spent with family and friends. Limited edition releases also come out periodically. Two sizes are available – a large 60 hour candle, perfect for a large bedroom or living space, and a small 25 hour candle, ideal for a bathroom or hallway. Free local delivery is available to these postcodes: 2130, 2203 and 2193.
Use the code IWMUMS10 for 10% off your first order over $60.
The Fibre Art in Australia Shop can be found inside The Institute Arcade Shop 6/332 Darling St Balmain. The shop offers a unique range of giftware and homeware which are all made by over 28 Australian artists, designers and makers from all over Australia. 100% of what you purchase goes back to the maker. The shop also offers a range of creative classes for adults and children. A Let’s Create 2021 School Holiday Program will inspire kids to be creative with opportunities to create and experiment in different art/craft mediums. Run by an ex-school teacher Julianne is the Fibre Artist in the shop and also runs the store on behalf of the designers. The School Holiday Kids Program can be found on the Fibre Art in Australia website.
Australian wall art prints fresh from my Marrickville studio. Free shipping on all purchases made in November and December. These beautiful rich pigment archival prints make the best gifts. They are individually printed (by me) onto beautiful thick textured paper stock, hand signed, numbered, catalogued and come with a certificate of authenticity.
Have yourself a Merry Christmas with Cubs & Co. and give the gift of twinning style! The Sydney born brand offers cool, yet functional snapback caps the whole family can enjoy. For something a little more special check out our personalised hats now in three colours! Designed for infants three months +, toddlers, teens and adults with four adjustable sizes so you can mix and match or twin with your loved ones. Bringing in the festive spirit, all Inner West Mums can enjoy 20% off storewide! Simply use code IWM at checkout! Hurry, offer ends 7 Dec 2020 to ensure delivery in time for Christmas.
Swimmable shoes for all day beach, boat & water play. Designed in Australia (Inner West, to be precise), worn across the globe!
As a registered Creative Kids provider, you can use your child’s voucher to order the Creative Kids Art Box for some hands-on holiday fun. Don’t have a Creative Kids voucher? You can still make a purchase so your little ones don’t miss out.
What is included in the Creative Kids Art Box?
*Receive $20 off and in-studio public session, minimum spend $100. Cannot be used in conjunction with other offers or promotions. One use per person. Valid to the 31 Dec 2021.
The Prospace kids table has been designed with cutouts for pencils tins – so your little ones can’t tip them over! Suitable for children aged two to eight years old. This table is made with A Grade Black or White Melamine Ply or Natural Birch Ply, providing a clean table or desk that will work in most contemporary settings. It can be flat packed away (tool free) in minutes. Cutouts to suit two pencil holders (choice of white, silver or black available) which fit cleanly into the benchtop. These could also be removed and computer/lamp cables routed through. Matching kids stool also available.
If you’re looking for the perfect gift that engages children and also provides hours of fun, look no further than Stanley Albert sensory kits. Our kits promise to promote cognitive skills and fine motor skills whilst providing plenty of fun and allowing your little ones to get lost in a magical world of their own!
Christmas portrait vouchers including a delicious surprise gift and postage!
50% off family portrait gift vouchers with three values available:
Give a life changing gift this Christmas – by gifting someone close to you the opportunity to kickstart the New Year feeling their best! Our four week pass to F45 Training Leichhardt includes:
Use the code: IWMOFFER to receive a $40 discount on our Four Week Pass!
*This offer exclusively for Inner West Mums (and Dads!) is available until 25 December 2020 and must be redeemed by 31 March 2021. Please note if you live near our F45 Training Petersham Studio and would to redeem this offer there instead, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Offer cannot be redeemed by current members.
Getting ready to sell your home in 2021? Simone Azzi offering all Inner West Mums a FREE one hour consultation on the value of your home, suggestions on how to best present your home and add value where possible. This consultation will also include introductions to Simone’s fabulous team of tradies who provide cost effective solutions.