Christmas Gifts

Christmas Gift Ideas

Our pick of perfect Christmas gift ideas, from jewellery, journals and photo frames to soft, cosy throws and unique, one-off Chinese antiques. There's something here for everyone - even the most difficult to buy for! And if you're still not sure, give them the gift of choice with one of our e-gift cards or vouchers.
Papua Shell Necklace
from £95.00

Papua Shell Necklace

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These unusual circular necklaces are made from braided rope and small cream coloured cowrie shells. They are from Papua New Guinea and mounted on t...

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from £95.00
Nami Brass Vase
from £16.95

Nami Brass Vase

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Handmade from solid brass, these attractive pots are produced in India. They are hammered into shape before being etched with lovely, traditional d...

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from £16.95
Pillow Box
£55.00

Pillow Box

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Pillow boxes like these were commonly used in China during the Qing dynasty to deter would-be thieves. The owner would place valuables inside the b...

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£55.00
Ceramic Chinese Horse
£165.00

Large Ceramic Tang Horse

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These wonderful ceramic horses in a beautiful turquoise glaze are replicas of horses produces during China's Tang Dynasty. Along with figurines of ...

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£165.00
Small Sumba Statue on Stand
£39.00

Small Sumba Statue on Stand

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These little statues are from the island of Sumba in Indonesia. Each one is carved by hand, from sandstone, so is completely unique. Used by the Su...

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£39.00
Kima Ring
from £85.00

Kima Ring

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These Kima rings are made using a piece of coral which is buffed and polished. They are displayed on a metal stand as shown and make unusual orname...

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from £85.00
Ginger Jar, Blue and White, Tree
£65.00

Ginger Jar, Blue and White, Tree

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Although reproductions, these ginger jars in a classic Chinese blue and white glaze are nicely finished. They come with a ceramic lid and are beaut...

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£65.00
Wire and Canvas Lantern - White Circular
£32.50

Wire and Canvas Lantern - White Circular

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These delicate little Chinese lanterns are made with a metal wire frame and a white canvas shade. They make lovely ornaments either standing or hun...

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£32.50
Stone Carved Buddha Hand
£59.00

Stone Carved Buddha Hand

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These delicately carved hands are available in either dark stone or white marble. The buddha's hand here is in a gesture signifying religious instr...

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£59.00
Sumba Small Carved Stone Statues
£29.50

Small Sumba Statues

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Originating from the Indonesian island of Sumba. Individually hand carved from sandstone. These statues were used inside a Sumbanese home to aid pr...

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£29.50
Pink Silk Tassel with Jade Horse
£39.00

Pink Silk Tassel with Jade Horse

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Our medium tassels come in various designs and colours and are made from silk and carved stone or jade. Perfect hung from the pin of one of our lar...

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£39.00
Pale Blue Ceramic Jar
£35.00

Pale Blue Ceramic Jar

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These blue glazed ceramic jars are similar to those used in China for storing oil or wine. The rustic, pale blue glaze over the cream base gives an...

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£35.00
Medium Lotus Lamp
£59.00

Medium Lotus Lamp

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These lovely table lamps have a round wooden base and silk shade, available in a choice of either red or cream. Supplied with a standard UK plug, b...

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£59.00
Etched Calligraphy Brush
£35.00

Etched Calligraphy Brush

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These stunning calligraphy brushes are reproductions of those used in China for centuries. They are made from bone and wood with horsehair bristles...

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£35.00
Buddha Head in Carved Stone
£39.00

Buddha Head in Carved Stone

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These small stone Buddha heads are carved by hand and make lovely ornaments. The red wax seal on the forehead of this example is an official seal a...

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£39.00
Kubu Leather Photo Album
£49.95

Kubu Leather Photo Album

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The leather used to create our beautiful Kubu photo albums is a by-product, each one is handmade from a smooth, supple dark chocolate leather. The ...

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£49.95
Tall Candle Holder
£55.00

Tall Candle Holder

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These tall iron candle holders have been refinished in black. Great for candles or T-lights at a dining table or for outdoors.

£55.00
Stone Carved Buddha
£115.00

Stone Carved Buddha

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This seated buddha is carved from stone - beautifully detailed and very heavy. Please note that, as each one is individually hand made the style an...

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£115.00
Shi Liu Ginger Jar
£85.00

Shi Liu Ginger Jar

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A beautiful reproduction ginger jar in blue and white colour with vine leaves and pomegranate decoration, this piece matches our Shi Liu lamp.

£85.00
Rectangular Lacquer Box
from £45.00

Rectangular Lacquer Box

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These little wooden boxes come in three sizes - rectangular (the larger black box in the photo), large cube (the red box shown) and small cube (the...

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from £45.00
Nami Decorative Brass Pot
from £24.95

Nami Decorative Brass Pot

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These lovely pots are handmade from brass, etched with traditional designs. They each come with a lid so make attractive storage jars, or group the...

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from £24.95
Lotus Lamp on Stand
£155.00

Lotus Lamp on Stand

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These taller versions of our very popular lotus lamps are available with either a cream or mauve silk shade. The wooden stands are carved to resemb...

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£155.00
Idha Straight Hurricane Lantern
from £20.00

Idha Straight Hurricane Lantern

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These straight sided, cylindrical hurricane lanterns come in a choice of three sizes. The upper part is made from recycled glass and sits over a ba...

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from £20.00
Bronze Tang Horse
£345.00

Bronze Tang Horse

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These lovely horses are replicas of similar pieces from the Tang dynasty (618 - 907 AD). Horses were first domesticated in China over 5,000 years a...

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£345.00
Small Callighrapy Brush
£19.50

Small Calligraphy Brush

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These little brushes are reproductions of those used in China for centuries for calligraphy. They can be used for painting and calligraphy today an...

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£19.50
Mango Wood Backgammon
£69.95

Mango Wood Backgammon

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Skilfully made using sustainable mango wood, this backgammon set has been handpainted. Both the chequers and the dice are made from mango wood.

£69.95
Green Ceramic Slim Neck Vase
£45.00

Green Ceramic Slim Neck Vase

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These narrow necked vases in a crackled green glaze are similar to jars and pots traditionally used throughout China. Each vase includes the red wa...

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£45.00
Dragon Tea Caddy
£39.00

Dragon Tea Caddy

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This lovely traditional blue and white tea caddy depicts a dragon guarding the flaming pearls of wisdom. It comes with an air tight seal so is idea...

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£39.00
Chara Hammered Bottle, Small
from £29.95

Chara Bottle - Hammered

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These gorgeous bottles are hand made, each one is blown through the brass ring and then hammered into shape, giving them their unique textured fini...

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from £29.95
Small Chinese Wooden Abacus
£49.00

Wooden Abacus, Small

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Beijing, circa 1940 Once used by employees of a railway company, these old abacuses are from Beijing and include a metal plaque giving details of t...

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£49.00
Small Stone Buddha Head
£29.00

Small Stone Buddha Head

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These lovely small Buddha heads are produced from a stone and resin mix in the southern Chinese province of Guilin. They include a black wooden bas...

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£29.00
Small Lotus Lamp
£35.00

Silk Lotus Lamp with Wooden Base

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The smaller version of our lotus lamps, these also have a round wooden base and silk shade, available in a choice of either lime green, orange, cre...

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£35.00