We know it can be hard to find the perfect Christmas gift for those special women in your life, especially when you don’t want to break the bank. But shopping for that special lady – or ladies - who takes up a lot of space in your heart doesn’t have to be difficult. To provide some guidance, we've put together this list of gifts under $50 to give you some inspiration.
Cork/Viana Coin Purse
With different colors and designs to choose from, you can’t go wrong with these traditional coin purses. Pick between a beautiful hand made purse made of "Viana's Scarf" (used in the typical costumes of Minho), or a cork coin purse made in Portugal to surprise the women you love the most this Christmas. Either way, they’re both ideal for the fashionista in your life.
Louca de Coimbra Jewelry Box
For that special lady in your life who loves her jewelry, these unique jewelry boxes would be a beautiful gift to give this holiday season. The decor is wholly executed by hand and signed by the artist, making each box a one-of-a-kind piece. Its distinctive decor lends charm and character to any room it’s placed in.
Greenleaf Flower Diffuser
Greenleaf brings nature right into your home, with fragrances that evoke the romance of delicate flowers, the freshness of ocean and air, the vibrancy of juicy citrus, or the coziness of sweet cinnamon and vanilla. Each fragrance has its own complementary color oil which will eventually color the white flower. With 5 different scents to choose from, any woman is sure to love this beautiful gift.
Cork Picture Frame
These beautiful picture frames made of 100% natural Portuguese cork will complement any decoration. Pair it with a family photo or a picture this special someone would love, and bam! You’ve got the perfect Christmas gift!
A swallow is a migratory bird that has a single lifelong partner and always returns back to the same nest. In Portuguese culture, the Swallow symbolizes fidelity, family and love. What better gift to give your wife or girlfriend this Christmas?
Ach Brito Claus Porto Deluxe Soap
From the oldest and most prestigious family owned soap manufacturers in Portugal, this soap is formed, pressed and molded by hand and comes in the traditional vintage packaging. Not only does it keep its fragrance right to the end, but it would also look lovely in any bathroom.
Cork Eyeglasses Case
For any lady that uses glasses (sunglasses count, so really for any lady in general), these glasses cases would make a gorgeous gift. Made in Portugal and from 100% Portuguese cork, these lightweight, waterproof, soft and durable cases are the perfect place for her to store her glasses.
Rooster with Clock
Women love a pop of color, so this Portuguese rooster with a clock built in would be a great addition to her desk. The rooster, also known as the “Galo de Barcelos”, is the unofficial symbol of Portugal and represents good luck. With 6 different colors to choose from and the option to mount it on a wall, you can give your favorite ladies a little luck this Christmas.
Decorative Ceramic Sardine
Women can be picky, but with over 60 designs to choose from, I’m sure you can find one that she’ll like. These ceramic sardines are made in Portugal and will add a touch of beauty, color, and culture wherever they’re placed.
Set of Hand Fan, Eyeglass Case, & Cleaning Cloth
Show the woman in your life that you care about her with this beautiful made-in-Portugal set, containing a hand fan, eyeglass case and cloth. Stunning designs depicting elements of the “fado” – a form of Portuguese music bursting with heartfelt sentiments – adorn the pieces of this set. Not only is it beautiful, but useful and practical as well. There’s probably no better way to convey your feelings of love this holiday season than with this gift set.