This Christmas, as you search for the perfect gifts for your loved ones, consider breaking the stigma and making a positive impact with second-hand treasures from Reviva. Our carefully curated gift guide spans a variety of categories, ensuring there’s something for everyone on your list.
Let’s explore why choosing second-hand at Christmas is not only a sustainable choice but also a meaningful one.
Why Choose Second-Hand at Christmas?
Reason #1 – Quality without the Big Price Tag:
At Reviva, quality doesn’t have to come with a hefty price tag. Discover the perfect gift without compromising on excellence – it’s a win-win!
Reason #2 – Thoughtful and Unique Selection:
Our gifts are not just chosen; they’re curated. Each item tells a story and is selected with care, ensuring a thoughtful and unique gesture that stands out.
Reason #3 – Unique and Not Wasteful Secret Santa Ideas:
Reviva offers a plethora of unique and not wasteful ideas for Secret Santa, making your gift the highlight of any office or family gathering.
Reason #4 – Support Our Not-for-Profit Social Enterprise:
By choosing second-hand at Reviva, you’re not just buying gifts; you’re supporting a purpose. We are a not-for-profit social enterprise on a mission to make a positive impact on our local community and the environment.
This Christmas, let’s make a difference together. Choose second-hand, choose Reviva. Because every gift tells a story, and yours can be a story of giving back. Unwrap sustainable joy this holiday season!
Need some gift ideas? We’ve got you covered with our epic Green Christmas gift guide.
Gifts for Children
– DVDs:Delight the little ones with classic movies that spark joy and nostalgia.
– Toys: From plush toys to board games, discover treasures that bring smiles without the environmental cost.
– Bikes: Give the gift of adventure with pre-loved bikes that are ready for new journeys.
– Art and Upcycling Projects: Unleash creativity with art supplies and projects that breathe new life into discarded items.
Gifts for Teens
– Video Games: Level up the holiday fun with pre-owned video games that bring retro back.
– Bike: Encourage an active lifestyle with a second-hand bike, perfect for exploration.
– Upcycling Project: Fostering creativity, upcycling projects offer a unique and sustainable gift option.
– Classic Toys and Games: Rediscover timeless favourites that transcend generations.
For the Interiors Addict
– Ceramics, Glassware, and Tableware: Elevate home decor with unique pieces that tell a story.
– Upcycling Projects: Embrace DIY with materials waiting to be transformed into something beautiful.
– Artworks: Find paintings and artworks that can be reframed or painted over, adding a personal touch.
– Antique and Retro Pieces: Unearth treasures from the past, adding character to any space.
Gifts for the Tinkerer/DIY Lover
– Tools and Tiles: Equip the DIY enthusiast with tools and materials for their next project.
– Upcycling Projects: Fuel creativity with doors, windows, timber offcuts, and broken pieces waiting for a new purpose.
– **Art in eed of a new life: Discover artworks that are ready for a revival, providing a canvas for new stories.
For the Music Lover
– Records and Record Player: Bring the magic of vinyl to life with a collection of records and a vintage record player.
– Musical Instruments: Unleash musical talents with second-hand instruments that create harmony.
Gifts for the Active Person
– Sports Equipment: From bikes to cricket sets, find gear that encourages an active and healthy lifestyle.
For the Vintage/Retro Lover
– Books and Records: Dive into the past with classic reads and music that stand the test of time.
– Vintage Suitcases and Bags: Travel back in style with retro luggage that adds a touch of nostalgia.
– Collectibles: Discover unique and rare collectibles that tell stories of a bygone era.
Gifts for the Foodie
– Bakeware, Pots, and Pans: Equip the kitchen with quality cookware that stands the test of time.
– Tableware and Cutlery: Set the table with vintage elegance using second-hand tableware and cutlery.
– Cookbooks: Explore culinary delights with pre-loved cookbooks filled with timeless recipes.
– Sporting Sets and Board Games:Foster family bonding with games and sports equipment perfect for holiday gatherings.
For the Second-Hand Sceptic
– As New Items: Discover items that look and feel brand new, dispelling any doubts about second-hand quality.
– Unique Vases and Trinkets: Add a touch of personality to any space with one-of-a-kind decorative pieces.
– Classic Books and Puzzles: Gift timeless reads and brain-teasing puzzles that never go out of style.
– Artworks: Change perceptions by showcasing the artistic potential in pre-loved pieces.
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