Yogi 2020 Christmas Gift Guide29. 11. 2020
We're calling it: it's officially time to start thinking ahead to Christmas 2020.
So break out the box of mince pies that you couldn't resist (yes, even in November) and hunker down with a boozy seasonal tipple (the kind that you only allow yourself to indulge in this time of year): we've put together a list of perfect gift ideas for everyone on your list.
With a little help from our friends at Yogi, you'll give old Santa Claus a run for his money with these surefire gift suggestions.
Hannah Rochell (En Brogue)
Hannah Rochell, aka En Brogue, has written some shoe guides that make the ideal stocking fillers for flat footwear lovers. And, really, who isn't ready to ditch their heels after spending 2020 in our slippers?
Shop now for En Brogue: Love Fashion. Love Shoes. Hate Heels: A Girl's Guide to Flat Shoes and How to Wear them with Style and En Brogue: The Trainers Guide.
Unisex clothing brand YMC is a no-brainer for the fashion conscious friend or family member in your life. Any piece from this iconic brand will make them nod with approval (and you know they'll actually wear it, so no need for that awkward gift receipt). Plus YMC share our classic style and sustainable credentials, so warm and fuzzy feelings all around.
Smokers Delight 25th Anniversary Edition
Our campaign for 2020 was fronted by Jordan Stephens, who is better known as one half of hip-hop duo, Rizzle Kicks. Jordan appeared in Jamie Whitby's trippy short film to celebrate the 25th anniversary of a landmark Warp Records release, Nightmares On Wax's Smokers Delight.
Whether you're shopping for a vinyl fan, or someone who prefers digital music, the 25th anniversary version of the album is a gift idea that will give your gifting skills some serious street cred.
We collaborated with Hikerdelic for AW20, bringing you a three piece capsule from our contemporary collection in exclusive colours inspired where the city streets meets the great outdoors.
In fact, all of their apparel fuses the thrill of being outside and the bustle of the city, so perfect for the urban dreamer on your list who spends their weekends breathing in that fresh country air.
Michelle Diedrick, a Foot Health Practitioner for Foot Kindness, advocates being kinder to your feet because the average human will walk the equivalent of 5 times around the globe.
Everyone could use a little TLC for their feet, so why not treat someone to a Foot Health Practitioner service at Michelle's clinic? It's a gift suitable for anyone, especially someone who spends most of their day standing (key workers, anyone?).
Liquor Store Clothing
Will Varnam of Rugged Style Instagram and Sales Manager at Liquor Store Clothing, Birmingham, is inspired by vintage military garments, heritage denim, elements of streetwear and contemporary Japanese brands. Liquor Store Clothing offers an equally as eclectic range of apparel.
Find something suave enough for any dapper gentleman in your life (hirsute or not).
The Blues Comes With Good News, Sonny Hall
Sonny Hall was the face (and feet) of our SS19 Yogi Footwear collection. Being born in the 90s, Sonny is an artist who loves writing poetry and represents a new generation of Yogi wearers.
Sonny has published a book, The Blues Comes With Good News, which is heralded as soul-searching poetry for a new generation. This is the perfect gift for those literary millennial types.
Village Bookstore is an art book store, gallery and publishing house based in Leeds. They offer a curated selection of contemporary artist books, creative magazines and self-published zines from independent publishers, artists and collectives around the world. We spoke to Joe Torr, Company Director, this year about World Book Day.
Village Bookstore not only carries print works and art, but this is exactly the type of indie business that you should be supporting right now, so double win if you find the perfect gift for one of your more artistic friends or family members.
Choose Plants T-shirt
And if you have a budding horticulturist on your list, then we have just thing: a Choose Plants t-shirt.
To celebrate Vinyl Record Day this year, we spent the day at Vinyl Exchange in Manchester with Store Manager, Russ. Russ has his own music Instagram account (@memoriesfrommusic) where he documents his memories about any song or album.
Like all passionate music lovers, Russ was obsessed with vinyl. And there's no better time of year to bestow that vinyl lover in your life with an LP that they've been dreaming about.
Orasay RestaurantJackson Boxer is a cook, professional chef and restauranteur who has just opened a brand new restaurant in the heart of Notting Hill. Orasay, on Kensington Park Road, is a small but perfectly formed restaurant which is full of artistic and rustic touches.
Microdot BoutiqueMicrodot was established in 1990 by Brian Cannon and it created the record sleeve artwork for everything released by Oasis & The Verve in the 1990s. They have a a physical shop, The Microdot Boutique, in Kendal, Cumbria, England, where they sell a range of memorabilia.
Have a look at their website to find a treasure trove of music paraphernalia, perfect for any 90s Brit Pop fan.
Julie Fitch has a small studio on the grounds of Brightleigh Farm, in Outwood, Surrey. In March 2020, she transformed the old cow shed into a comfortable working environment where she now creates her product.
Her beautiful ceramics are perfect for anyone who's home proud or enjoys filling their lives with beautiful things (and who doesn't?).