"No sibling is perfect, we argue, we fight. We even stop talking to each other at times, but in the end, we are family, and our love for each other will always be there."
While your siblings might be the ones who annoy you the most, there's no denying that the bond you share with them is truly special. And on a special occasion like Raksha Bandhan, happiness is seeing your sibling smile. To make the festivities special for your perpetual partner-in-crime, here's TSL's handpicked edit of Rakhi gifts.
Charles and Keith
The perfect wicker bag for the summer. Bring a smile on your sisters face as you gift her a chic bag from Charles and Keith that is the perfect companion for every summer soiree.
Looking for a safe gifting option? The a perfume from Kazo is just what your sister needs for daily use. The bright pink packaging adds allure to the bottle.
Help your sister do away with her skincare woes as you gift her the O3+ Vitamin C combo kit. This skincare kit by O3+ ensures a glowing look in three simple steps. The first step involves cleansing your skin with the face wash that’s formulated to reduce pigmentation, remove dead skin cells and tanning and lend a natural glow.
Statement stud earrings are always a good idea. This festive season, let your sister embrace the beauty of Indian traditions with Aulerths's Numisma Nyx studs.
Hair Drama Company
Let your sister add some drama to her monsoon hairstyles with Hair Drama's selection of Rakhi gifting hampers. From clips to statement headbands and more, you can find it all.
The perfect summer attire that is modern, fuss-free and breathable. Primal Gray's contemporary clothing aesthetic is just what your sister needs to sit back and relax or step out on the bustling city streets.
What's more? It's sustainable too!
Primal Gray IWC Schaffhausen
Add a twist to your sister's wrist with the Portofino Automatic. Working its charm as a timepiece and jewellery item, the watch is meant to wow!
Anastasia Beverly Hills
Who doesn't love makeup? A lipstick stick from Anastasi Beverly Hills is a sure-shot way to elevate your sister's rakhi gift. The Anastasia Beverly Hills Fuller Looking & Sculpted Lip Duo kit features both Matte and Satin Lipsticks in the enchanting Sugar Plum shade, paired with the exquisite Lip Liner in Rasin. Unleash your creativity with these lip duos, designed to amplify the allure of your lips.
For siblings who want the perfect tresses, AVEDA's new range of Nutriplenish Range hair care products is the perfect pick. Pamper your sibling by helping her achieve the perfect hair day every day!
Diamonds are a girls best friend, so why not pamper your sister a little extra with a sparkling Diamond necklace? DiAi Designs' latest Solitaire Unrounds collection features fancy-shaped diamonds that make for an elegant and memorable gift this festive season.
Jimmy Choo Wallet
The Jimmy Choo Varenne Pouch is an impressive rakhi gift that will surely put a smile on your sister's face. Be your sister's in-house fashion guru who turns makes her accessories runway approved.
The Body Shop
A skincare and bath care hamper is always appreciated. So when it doubt, turn to The Body Shop's curated hampers to score high on the gifting scale.
Help add to your sister's beauty with JJ Valay's handcrafted Emrooz headbands. It can be paired it with Indian couture or western wear for a statement look.
Brune and Bareskin
A gift that will make your sister smile ear to ear. Yes, a versatile handbag from Brune and Bareskin is every girl's dream. The neutral colour adds manifold to make the bag functional and apir well with every ensemble.
For the sister who loves rings, Kohgem by House of Kohinoor Jewellers, has the perfect curation of enamel colour stacked rings that perfectly embody the essence of sibling love.
Amaris By Prerna Rajpal
Looking for something exquisite for your sister? Amaris by Prerna Rajpal has the perfect curation of glistening pendants and jewels to put a smile on her face. Pick the meant-to-fly ruby butterfly that combines artistry and elegance, designed to captivate and delight your beloved sister.
Step aside from traditional gifts this year with a selection of meticulously crafted watches from IWC Schaffhausen that will become a cherished keepsake for years to come.
Jimmy Choo belt
Help your brother look a whole lot dapper with this belt by Jimmy Choo. Featuring a silver buckle the belt proves to be a versatile pick for every event.
For the brother who leans towards street style fashion, XYXX's jogger set is just the addition his wardrobe needs. This deep maroon hue will make him stand out from the crowd.
Quality craftsmanship high quality and impeccable design, a gift from Perona will truly make your brother smile. Be it an office bag, a backpack or simply a sling, what's not to love?
A statement timepiece is always well appreciated. This Rakhi delight your brother with a gift from Panerai. The Panerai Luminor Quaranta Steel DLC Luna Rossa PAM01408, cuts a sleek impression with its black 40mm Steel DLC (diamond-like carbon) case and a blue sun-brushed dial that features the date at 3 o’clock and small seconds at 9 o’clock.
For the brother who loves to remain fit, Hugo Boss has a luxe fitness accessory – a dual-tone yoga mat. Perfect for both outdoor and indoor workouts, let your brother get a step closer to his goals.
For the man who loves to travel nothing gets better than a sturdy bag-pack. Nappa Dori's exquisitely crafted leather bag-pack harmonious blends tradition and modernity.
Looking for a splurge-worthy option for your brother? Turn to a sharp Rado timepiece that is modern and slick. The perfect companion for all red-carpet affairs.
For the brother who loves music, it's time to elevate the audio experience with the new Sony WH-CH520, Wireless On-ear Bluetooth Headphones With Mic.
Calvin Klien's latest fragrance launch - CK Defy Parfum is just what your brother needs to smell good this rakhi. The hottest fragrance launch by the brand let your bro be a true trendsetter.
Bombay Shirt Company
For the brother who likes to get experimental with fashion, The Bombay Short Company has the ultimate graphic shirt to add some fun to their wardrobe.
Moet and Chandon Rose Imperial
Who can ever say no to champagne? Pamper your brother with an exquisite bottle of bubbly as you raise a toast to your never-ending bond.
Home Decor and Hampers
This Raksha Bandhan, seize the opportunity to present your sibling a heartfelt tribute – a bottle of Chateau Indage wine. The Vin Ballet Mango is a sweet fruity white wine that offers fresh and intense Alphonso mango flavours. On the nose, it is with perfectly balanced fruit sweetness with lively acidity and persistent length aftertaste which make it the perfect wine to be enjoyed on any occasion. It goes well with Pizza, grilled fish, pineapple and cheese, and mild food dishes.
As Rakhshabandhan approaches, we're all in search of that ideal gift to bring a smile to our sibling's face. This occasion provides the perfect opportunity to show our affection for our partner-in-crime and elicit those heartwarming words, "You're the best." What could be more fitting than presenting them with Dyson's exceptional range of products? Whether it's the latest innovation, the Dyson Airwrap™ multi-styler, designed to effortlessly perfect any hairstyle for the fashion-forward enthusiast, or the Dyson Supersonic™ Hair Dryer, which significantly reduces hair drying time while ensuring gentle heat application - these gifts speak volumes of care and consideration.
Biotique Gift Box
The gift of beauty rituals of ancient times is always appreciated. This rakhi, give your sibling ayurvedic beauty products from Biotique. The specially curated gift hamper has a Jasmine & Saffron Allure Night Treatment Cream, Jasmine & Sandalwood Allure Facial Serum and Jasmine & Oudh Allure Scrub Masque.
VAHDAM Ice Tea
Help your sibling beat the heat with Vahdam's new and refreshing and low calorie range of ice teas. Pick from the Hibiscus Apple tea which is an instant uplifting blend of tarty hibiscus and crisp apple that will tantalize taste buds with its sweet and tangy notes. or the Peach Ginger which combines the juicy flavour of peaches with the zest of ginger that will cool you down.
Looking for the ultimate box of Indian treats? Varque's Rakhi hamper tastes as good as it looks. A curation of meticulously handcrafted traditional Indian Mithai. Relish the sheer delight of savouring a flawless, melt-in-the-mouth piece of mithai from Varque's selection, crafted with the utmost precision using the finest ingredients.
A trip to Kandima Maldives
What better than escaping the city life for a quick trip to the pristine beach in Maldives? For the sibling who needs a break express your love by gifting them a holiday at Kandima Maldives that they will cherish for a lifetime. What's more? They have a special offer where you can get 60% off on all room types for a stay period extending from 20th August to 23rd December 2023! So book now!
What better than a chocolate drink? Be it cold or hot, Choko La has the perfect choice of drink for you in a can. Ease to carry and a delight to the palate, the new Chocolate Drink is available in a can. let Choko la be your partner while celebrating the sibling bond.
Cafe 49 & 49 Bakers Avenue Hampers boasts a delightful variety catering to different preferences. From the dainty Petite Hampers to the indulgent Classic Hamper, and the health-conscious Healthy Hamper to the sophisticated Cheese Platter, there's something for every taste. Indulge in the richness of a Dark Belgian Cake Jar, the creaminess of Hummus, the satisfying textures of their Four-Layered Mexican Bowl, and the irresistible sweetness of a Lotus Biscoff Baked Cheesecake. Their Signature Tiramisu and Cheddar Jalapeño Cream Cheese add an extra element of exquisite taste. Packed with an array of delightful offerings including Nutella Bonbons, Croissants, Vegan Brookies, and more, this platter is a celebration of gastronomic creativity.
Artisanal and authentic cheese that is rich in taste and ingredients, this Raksha Bandhan, give your sibling a creamy, oozy and buttery gift. Made using prime-quality milk from the finest cows, India’s beloved cheese brand, Cremeitalia has put together a hamper comprising its flavoursome offerings to make your Raksha Bandhan unforgettable. Crafted with care and love for a wonderful Raksha Bandhan, these assorted hampers are composed of absolutely divine and palatable cheese and dips that’s sure to satiate all taste buds.
Celebrate bonds, ones with spontaneous laughter spurs, secrets shared under the blankets of trust, quarrels fraying the edges of tranquillity and reconciliations, with La Folie’s Chocolaty Bandhan. The Sweet Nostalgia Dessert Box is a delectable journey down memory lane with La Folie’s classic dessert flavours in the form of travel tea cakes. From the layered Rouge Velour, made with Strawberry crumble crunch, Lemon genoise, and Kerela Strawberry compote with Vanilla and Strawberry Philadelphia chantilly to Bounty inspired* - Chef Sanjana's brother's favourite chocolate served in the form of coconut almond tea cake, to Snickers - classic nostalgic chocolate candy bar that has won numerous hearts over the years, Chef Sanjana's favourite go-to treat served in the form of peanut butter tea cake and Rocher Praline, a forever favourite - Ferrero rocher and Nutella inspired cake, an assortment of treats that reminiscence childhood favourites, this hamper is a delightful celebration of the sweet moments and shared laughter between siblings.
DISCOVER Collection Club
Give your sibling a day of rejuvenation as you book them an experiential and the uber-luxe, invitation-only private members’ lifestyle club located in the heart of Lutyens' Delhi. Whether your sibling is a fitness and wellness enthusiast, an art connoisseur, or someone who simply enjoys fine experiences, DISCOVER Collection Club New Delhi has an array of relaxing and enriching experientials. We highly recommend the Turkish Hammam.
The Rug Republic
Give your sibling something special for their home this rakhi. The Rug Republic, offers an exquisite collection of handmade rugs, cushions, and poufs that make for meaningful Rakshabandhan presents, and they're also eco-conscious!
Looking for a healthy gifting option? Farmio's fresh fruit hampers, make for a thoughtful pick. What sets these hampers apart is the personalization they offer, allowing gift-givers to create a truly unique and heartfelt present.
If your sibling enjoys trying new recipes or warms your heart with an amazing meal every time you visit, here's a perfect gift idea. Look no further and surprise her with Le Creuset this Raksha Bandhan. From gorgeous bold colours to multi-utility cookware, top-quality castiron, and a lifetime guarantee: a win-win. Nothing says luxury yet stands the test of time like Le Creuset!
The Laddoo Wala
The festival of Rakshabandhan is a celebration of the beautiful bond shared between brothers and sisters. Laddoo Waala's Rakhi gift hampers are designed to enhance this cherished relationship with their mouth watering assortment of laddoos and savory items. Each hamper is a reflection of the heartfelt emotions that siblings share, symbolizing love, care, and the joy of togetherness. Complementing the sweetness are carefully curated savory treats. From crispy Namak Pare to tantalizing Mathri, the hampers offer a delightful balance between sweet and savory cravings.
Make this Rakhi extra special with Ellementry’s captivating collection of wax-filled jars and sculptures. These enchanting pieces will not only add warmth and beauty to her living spaces but also fill her surroundings with soothing fragrances.
The festivities mean sweet treats, and nothing is truly complete without some delicious Indian delicacies. Khoya's box of Gherva will tantalize your sibling's taste buds leaving him or her wanting more.
Indulge in a symphony of flavours with an array of artisanal chocolates, accompanied by the nostalgia-inducing allure of house-made Indian sweets. The Macaron Box adds a French twist to your taste journey, while the nut assortment brings both health and crunch to the mix. The Lodhi’s signature Sling Bag adds a touch of elegance, while the Jewelry Box safeguards treasures with finesse. And who can resist the allure of pampering? Choose between a rejuvenating pedicure, a lavish manicure, or a blissful head massage at The Lodhi Salon. For beauty enthusiasts, the Forest Essentials Gift Pack offers a lavish dose of skincare opulence, while the Newby Tea Gift Pack caters to refined tea sensibilities. The fragrant Potpourri sets the mood with nature's aromatic notes.
The Gift Studio
Unwrap happiness for your Siblings with a range of well-curated hampers by The Gift Studio. the heartwarming 'Sip n Share Sibling Surprise,' is just what your sibling will appreciate.
OPPO Enco Air3 Pro
Elevate audio with OPPO's Enco Air3 Pro creating a captivating listening journey. The gorgeous mint green hue makes it the perfect gift and it has up to 30 hours of music on one charge.
Chocolates are always a good gifting idea, and for those who love the sweetness of the cocoa bean, Smoor has just the hamper to delight their senses. With an assortment of chocolate goodies, what's not to love?
Bombay Sweet Shop
Bombay Sweet Shop’s limited-edition Raksha Bandhan Collection is an ode to nostalgic memories and sweet bonds with our loved ones. The Ultimate Rakhi Gift Hamper (₹ 2690/-), is filled with sweet abundance and comprises a Box Of 09 assorted Rakhi Mithai (Kashmiri Saffron - Pistachio Barfi, Badam Paak and Coffee Milk Cake), Choco Butterscotch Barks, Indie Bar, Bombay Bhel Chikki, Super Crunch Chikki, Indian Cookies, and Chocolate Butter Cookies.
Distilled at the foothills of the Himalayas, Indri-Trini is India’s first triple cask single malt whisky. Carefully curated by the master craftsmen at the distillery, this single malt is aged in ex-bourbon, ex-French wine, and PX Sherry casks. With the finest shade of amber, whiff of caramelized pineapple, vanilla, hints of black tea, raisins and citrus and subtle nuttiness, it is one of the most awarded Indian single malts and a perfect choice for whisky lovers across the country.
Some tales and tipples define the perfect evening with a sibling. So this rakhi, gift your sibling the Chivas XV and bond over your favourite stories with the CHIVAS XV: XV Champagne cocktail.
Golden Hues Gifting
There's something special about personalised gifts, so this year take the plunge and give your sibling
a range of personalised stationery sets. Revive the lost art of hand-written notes and letters with money envelopes, notecards with envelopes and gift tags in stunning designs and motifs inspired by traditional Pichwai prints, the Mughal era, colourful spring blossoms and many more.