||As the year draws to a close, it is also the time for festive season celebration when we will once again meet up with friends and loved ones to celebrate a time of reunion and joy. It is also a time of great stress for many, rushing around to get that perfect present for those close to your heart. It is also a time of indulgence, a time to reward yourself for another year of hard work in achieving your goals. It is a time for thanksgiving, with the arrival of winter, bright Christmas lights, turkey, mistletoes, as well as the mad crush at all the shopping malls.
Here at Mrs. Lin’s kitchen, we join in with the festive celebration, and we want to help you make this holiday season a perfect one for you and your friends and family. Share the joy of the season and bring the yuletide cheer to all your loved ones with our wide selection of unique and original gift ideas.
For that special lady in your life, we have a wide variety of unique gift ideas. We carry a wide array of jewelries from jade pendants and necklace, to delicate Japanese washi paper earrings , there is something here that will bring a smile to her face. Surprise her with our unique assortment of beautiful Japanese lacquered jewelry boxes .
Our adorable Rabbit Case Lacquered Jewelry box ($21.25) is the perfect way to present your gift to your special lady. This cylindrical jewelry box also comes in the design of a Calico Cat .
For those with a more practical bent, a unique plate set made from fine ceramic and original and exotic designs is sure to warm their hearts. Choose from single plates and rice bowls to tableware sets , you can let her know that all her efforts in taking care of the home does not go unnoticed with a lovely dining ware set.
For only $33.95 our six pieces Cherry Blossoms on Blue set will brighten up any dining room.
Our Modern Black Cherry Blossom bowl set for six, ($36.25), is also a great way to serve dinner guests your favorite Asian rice and soup dishes. With a stylish and sophisticated aesthetic, it is the perfect holiday gift for those with an eye of sleek and contemporary style when it comes to dining wares.
Also take a peek at our Korean Celadon vases . Made in the traditional method passed down from generation to generation, our lovely luminous celadon vases are wonderful decorative items that will beautify any living space.
Show appreciation for your man by surprising him with one of our charming sake sets. For sake lovers, our high quality ceramic sake sets are great for enjoying great sake however he likes to have it, whether he likes his sake chilled or heated.
For only $31.25, you can gift him our unique black alloy sake set with a unique metallic glaze and tasteful and delicate Chinese calligraphy. With two sake cups, you and your special someone can enjoy a warm soothing cup of sake under the mistletoe.
For tea lovers, we offer a wide selection of quality tea sets. Choose from our ceramic tea sets or our Yixing tea sets .
Have a cozy holiday tea party with our Glazed Green Orchid Tea Set for Six ($94.45). Beautifully crafted from Liven China ceramic that not only improves the quality and taste of tea but also elevates the health of the drinker, this lovely tea set in a charming jade green is a wonderful gift for loved ones.
For those who often work overtime at the office, our Yixing lidded tea mugs are great options to stay warm on lonely nights facing mountains of work. Our lidded Craved Magnolia Yixing Tea cup ($18.25) is a wonderful mug crafted from fine yixing clay loved by tea connoisseurs for their unique brewing property that retain and enriches with each brew. It will make a thoughtful gift for tea lovers.
He might also enjoy our wide selection of books . From original and fun coffee table books to more serious reads on a variety of Asian topics from food to culture, to traditional art forms, you can find something here for friends and family.
Browse our wide selection. You may enjoy The Book of Sake: A Connoisseur’s Guide ($25.00) which is an intriguing read written by the only non-Japanese to be given the rank of master brewer in the conservative Japanese sake industry. Find out all about his journey into discovering sake and deepen your love and understand of this distinct alcoholic beverage and the art behind brewing it.
Party favor and Novelty Gifts
Are you planning to throw a Christmas party or a cozy little get together? Why not make it special by adding affordable novelty gifts or party favors. Here at Mrs. Lin’s kitchen, you can choose from a wide variety of unique items to surprise your guests. We have a large selection of inexpensive and original items that will make your party even more memorable.
Great novelty gift ideas include unique and beautifully designed Asian chopsticks . Also browse our delightful charm selections . Great for using on cell phones, bags, luggage, and even thumb drives, our adorable charms make great stocking stuffers.
For those who like the unexpected, the exotic and anything surprising and off the beaten track, consider browsing our cookware section for unique and fun cooking tools in order to create exotic food items. From Chinese woks for yummy stir-fried dishes, to Japanese yaki cook ware to recreate that delicious street snack you had while travelling in Japan, we have fun cookware for those looking for something unexpected yet functional.
For those searching for a more traditional seasonal gift, we carry a wide selection of beautifully hand-crafted eglomise glass Christmas ornaments . All charmingly designed and carefully crafted, they will brighten up your home with a vibrant and joyful yuletide cheer.
Economical Gift Ideas
Finding great gifts doesn’t need to burn a hole in your wallet. At Mrs Lin’s Kitchen, we want to help you discover great finds at affordable prices.
Gifts Below $10
These gifts make great stocking stuffers. Browse our lovely fabric wallet selection , and pick from delicately printed fabric wallets that are at once lovely and functional. Our adorable cell phone charms collection will also make cute gifts for friends and loved ones this holiday season. Be sure to also check out our origami paper sets for hours of fun and creativity.
Gifts from $10 to $20
From lovely Yixing Mugs to fine Japanese infuser tea cups , you will find many great gifts within this price range. Our unique quality table wares offer a variety of gift ideas that range from single plates to rice bowls . Treat friends and family to dinner with our unique dining ware options. Serve your favorite party snacks on our lovely Asian platters . At Mrs Lin’s Kitchen, we want to help you find creative and affordable ways to surprise and delight your party guests.
Gifts from $20 to $30
For sake lovers, we have a wide selection of tasteful and unique sake sets that will make excellent gifts this holiday season. Choose from delicate cherry blossom designs , Asian inspired , designs, Japanese calligraphy designs , glass sake set designs , Asian landscape designs , solid color sake sets .
For less than $30, you will also be able to find some lovely Asian saucer sets , as well as beautiful Chinese and Japanese plate sets .
Spread the love and share the joy this year with charming and unique gifts from Mrs. Lin’s Kitchen. Here’s wishing all of you a wonderful and joyful holiday season from all of us here at Mrs. Lin’s Kitchen.
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MAY WE SUGGEST:
Pink and Green Cat Japanese Washi Paper Earrings (7489)
Blue Dragonfly Bowl and Plate Set for Two (10939)
Fabric Geisha Doll with Gold Fan (7913)
Blue Jay and Chrysanthemum Yixing Cup (T2075)
Kanji Wine Motif Ink and Cream Gift Sake Set for Four (S1169)