It’s August! Which means we’re just days away from Raksha Bandhan.
The day your sister is going to tie a thread of love around your wrist and expect to be rewarded for it. C’mon, girls. Give your hardworking brothers a break. Besides, it’s time you go out of your way and make those brothers feel special.
Whatever you're looking for and whichever sibling you're buying for, you're sure to find something suitably cool nestling in the guide below.
Ruse Pet Wear (from ₹500)
Your brother’s furry friend needs clothes on its back as much as you do. And if your sibling is being nice to you these days, maybe you could add a t-shirt or two for him too. Ruse has a quirky range of alternate clothing for pets and their owners, a gift you can’t go wrong with, especially if the brother in question is a total sucker for his pet companion. Founded by a Noida-based businessman for himself and his pet, Elvis, Ruse is everyday clothes for pets, inspired by ordinary, everyday life interactions. The graphic prints appeal to the fun instincts of the youth too. Rest assured,
Reebok Sole Fury (from ₹9999)
Fashion trainers are so passé. Thanks to all the tech packed in - the highly advanced cushioning systems and gels-whose-names-you-can’t-even-pronounce - trainers are now a highly geeky territory. The fierce Sole Fury Floatride (₹14,999) and Sole Fury Lux (₹9999) are the perfect pairs of sneakers to gift a brother this month to make him feel like putting his best foot forward. The perfect blend of casual and street-wear, these shoes take you back to the 90s, when running shoes were the in-thing, but don’t be fooled. They’re every bit 2019. The removable EVA foam sockliner provide a snug, comfortable fit and the rubber outsole offers great traction. Now whether your brother wants to show them off in college or go for a run, is his lookout. These shoes can handle vanity as well as performance.
Woodfeather Propellers (from ₹36,000)
Your brother is an aviation freak. These designer airplane propellers make for an excellent gift idea for the guy who counts days until his next flight, looks forward to turbulence instead of fearing it, keeps track of flight schedules and aircraft types for no good reason. Handcrafted from solid wood and customised to his taste. The new Airmen collection is designed in association with designer Arjun Khanna, are unique artworks that’s got the beat of fashion going for it. Though it’s an indulgent present to start with, stretch your budget a little more and you can opt for the 3 blade propellers. The collection of Pine and Teak Wood uses new materials like Maple, Beachwood and Mahogany that are bespoke. The aviation inspiration also reflects in Khanna’s latest men’s wear collection like suits, jackets, crop pants and more...
Embark perfumes My Dream gift set (from ₹795)
The My Dream perfume set by Embark is one that will make your brother want to plan a summer getaway. A must-add to his bag when he packs his bags for a weekend getaway, secretly praying the rain gods stop losing their head like they have and plan for warmer (and sweatier) days ahead. This gift box houses a woody-marine fragrance that has a deep and ever-lasting freshness. Whether the sun shines bright or not this month, the dream of chasing the sunset will keep him going until that coveted holiday actually happens.
Monkey Shoulder Scotch (₹ 5800)
Hey monkey, lend me a shoulder. Oh heck, pass me a glass and fill it up with Monkey Shoulder. The free-spirited, fun-loving scotch whisky with an easy-going smooth, rich and mellow vanilla deliciousness is best enjoyed neat or on the rocks. Let your sibling get a little experimental by shaking up a cocktail. This 100% malt whisky is made for mixing, has a unique versatility that’s perfect for experimentation. Great bonding exercise, don’t you agree?