Perfect Christmas Gift Ideas for Loved Ones

Gift the sparkle of Christmas with Waterford Crystal. Luxurious and timeless pieces that glisten and glow make for cherished gifts for everyone on your list. Whether you’re shopping for your partner, parents, or friends, we’re sharing some of our top gift recommendations to inspire the warm gift of giving. 

Christmas Gifts for Her

  • Votives and Candle Holders: For the interiors obsessed, crystal votives and candle holders invite ambience and opulence to the home. Elegantly placed on the mantle or within a stunning tablescape, these crystal pieces are a sophisticated touch to any abode. A variety of patterns, from iconic Lismore to Enis, offer unique cuts to elevate the atmosphere.

  • Dressing Table Items: While spending time getting ready, a vanity is complete with functional and elegant accessories. Consider gifting the woman in your life a crystal ring holder, footed perfume bottle, or small bowl this Christmas for practical yet stunning additions to her getting ready routine.

  • Wine Glasses: No matter her preference, from red to white to rosé wine glasses, the wine aficionado on your list can always use glassware that is thoughtfully shaped to elevate the aroma and taste of the glass’s contents. Does she have a modern sense of style? Opt for the Elegance collection with its sleek silhouette and unembellished crystal. For intricate cut crystal, Lismore patterns or Irish Lace are expertly crafted and rich in Irish heritage.

Christmas Gifts for Him

  • Crystal Drinkware: Whether the man in your life is a budding spirit enthusiast or experienced connoisseur, he’ll appreciate Waterford crystal drinkware to add to his collection. The shape and quality of the vessel enhances his drink of choice for an experience that ignites the senses. Shop based on his spirit of choice or start with our most popular collections of Whiskey Glasses, Beer & Lager Glasses, or Gin Balloons.

  • Decanter: For elevated spirit enjoyment, a crystal decanter is a stylish way to serve and save ones drink of the moment. Available in a variety of shapes and sizes, our assortment has something special for the man on your list.

  • Desk Accessories: Expertly crafted crystal is awe-inspiring, thus a welcome addition to one’s workspace. From paperweights to small clocks, these crystal Christmas gifts for him are both functional and fascinating.

Christmas Gifts for Couples

  • Picture Frame: Designed to complement your most precious memories, your parents or parental figures will cherish a crystal photo frame this holiday season. Choose from a number of crystal patterns that will add style and luxury wherever it is placed in the home.

  • Clock: An ornamental timepiece is a remarkable interior item, the perfect Christmas gift for couples for their bedside or mantle. Striking profiles and crystal cuts make Waterford clocks one of a kind and a treasured gift to last generations.

Christmas Gifts for Children

  • Baby’s Christmas Ornament: Welcome your baby to the joys of the festive season with a crystal ornament such as a beautifully detailed Christmas Bear or Baby’s Boot. With a range of children’s Christmas gifts to choose from, each year can bring a new one to honour another milestone passed.

  • Crystal Picture Frames: Commemorate baby’s first Christmas with a beautiful photo set in one of our stunning crystal picture frames. It’s a gift they’ll come to cherish, and one that will hold a special place in every parent’s heart.

Christmas Gifts for Newlyweds

  • Champagne Flutes, Ornaments, Frames: For newly married friends or loved ones, give the gift of eternal love with Waterford crystal this holiday season. Champagne flutes, home interiors, or ornaments make for unique Christmas gifts.

  • Vase: A timeless vase is a stunning centrepiece brightening any room in the home. Crystal vases are designed to reflect light, illuminate the home, and invite fresh blooms to everyday moments, all wonderful qualities when shopping for the perfect gift.

  • Kitchen Essentials: For newlyweds starting to acquire more quality and luxe pieces for their enjoyment, consider crystal bowls, pitchers, or serving dishes as a Christmas gift this year. Choose from a variety of cut patterns and styles to match their personal aesthetic, complete with the renowned craftsmanship of Waterford.

Christmas Gifts for the Host

  • Party Essentials: As the year nears its end and the holiday season reaches full swing, gift your host with decadent party pieces for their next Christmas get-together. Choose from stately tumblers and champagne glasses, or cocktail accessories such as shakers and ice buckets. Not only are they perfect for serving guests in style, but they’re also a beautiful display piece in any cabinet.
  • New Year’s Eve Gifts: Anticipate the year to come together with a range of crystal New Year’s Eve gifts, ranging from champagne flutes for the midnight toast, to a stunningly detailed replica of the Times Square ball. You’ll make the final moments of the year ones to remember.

  • Christmas Table Decorations: The beauty of hand cut crystal will make your host’s Christmas spread look all the more lavish. In Waterford’s range of Christmas table decorations you’ll find intricate bowls, vases, and toasting flutes to make a table setting that amazes every guest.

Gifts for Those Who Love Christmas

  • Christmas Tree Decorations: For the loved one who can never wait to set up the Christmas tree, browse our range of crystal Christmas tree decorations. In it you’ll find glistening baubles and ornaments to create a truly breath taking living room centrepiece.

  • Coloured Christmas Ornaments: Those who love Christmas will also love Waterford’s coloured Christmas ornaments, which contrast the gleam of coloured glass against the stunning translucence of our famed crystal. Each ornament comes with a satin ribbon that’s ready to hang on your Christmas tree.

  • Gold Christmas Ornaments: Gift a little touch of magic to someone special in the leadup to Christmas with our beloved gold Christmas ornaments. With a range of figures to choose from including the Star, Angel, Cross, and Reindeer, they can make a striking addition to the Christmas tree or give a touch of festivity when dotted throughout the home.

Still looking for the perfect Christmas gift?

Any piece of Waterford crystal encompasses that qualities of the Christmas perfect gift. Expertly crafted and thoughtfully designed, Waterford is synonymous with any and all celebrations. Browse our Christmas shop for even more inspiration.