last minute christmas gift ideas !

its just under 3 weeks to christmas and if you are panicking, fret not as kapok has got your back.
presenting our lastminute christmas gift guide, for him, her, them and everyone in-between.

wow him
postalco
postalco's beautiful and functional leather goods are all made in japan

postalco‘s beautiful and functional leather goods are all made in japan

​postalco is a tokyo based firm that began in brooklyn, with the simple interest in the adjustability of a piece of paper. “curious about the international transport of mail”, their logo is the carrier pigeon. carefully considered and beautifully handmade in japan, their accessories simply cannot be improved upon. 
 
we have received the latest collection of their well-love billfold wallet and cardholders, all exclusively available at kapok on sun street.
ach brito
ach brito, a heritage brand of cologne and toiletries, comes from portugal and was discovered by sun street store supervisor in a tiny shop while he was holidaying

ach brito, a heritage brand of cologne and toiletries, comes from portugal and was discovered by sun street store supervisor in a tiny shop while he was holidaying

​a new brand discovered by one of our crew while travelling in portugal, ach brito makes mens cologne and toiletries with a 129-year history. the success of the company is the direct result of the authenticity of its products, its rich historical portfolio, the decades of experience in soap making, and the extraordinary quality of its products – achieved by the use of the finest raw materials, traditional production processes, and the never ending cherish that goes into the manual wrapping of each product.

 
surprise the gentleman in your life with their cologne, soaps and shaving creams, all in beautiful vintage packaging. exclusively available in kapok on sun street and k11.
impress her
leica
instant photography never looked so good - leica sofort in white helps you capture life's most spontaneous moments!

instant photography never looked so good – leica sofort in white helps you capture life’s most spontaneous moments!

the leica sofort frames moments with that special something – an instant camera designed to capture the good times we all wish would last forever. as a creative companion, it encourages a fresh way of seeing things and a pure approach to photography. one image, totally raw. it’s a new take on the instant world – a simple, but stylish tool for everyday life.

kapok is excited to be one of the few select retailers to have carry this in our sun street store. limited quantities available, so be quick!
i ro se
the word “i ro se” means “brothers” in ancient japanese . it is also regarded as the origin of the word “iro (color)”.

the word “i ro se” means “brothers” in ancient japanese . it is also regarded as the origin of the word “iro (color)”.

​another new brand in kapok and hong kong, i ro se was founded by 2 brothers gen and dai takahashi. when they were children, they often had fun making toys with junk in and around their house. now, as two grown-ups, they create products with the same playfulness they had in their childhood. each creation is blending the traditional japanese art of origami paper fold and leather techniques to create beautiful geometric constructions.

come experience the brand’s playful discovery at kapok st francis yard and hysan place.
 
fill up those stockings!
estella bartlett
write a personal note on the cards within the packaging of estella bartlett's jewellery!

write a personal note on the cards within the packaging of estella bartlett’s jewellery!

estella bartlett is a quintessentially british jewellery brand created in 2011 by brother and sister nick and louise bartlett. it is defined by its playfully chic approach to jewellery gifting. quirky icons such as unicorns and pineapples are interpreted in silver and gold plated necklaces and bracelets, all accessibly priced. the packaging comes with a reversible card for handwritten messages, making it perfect for gifting!

estella barlett can be found in kapok st francis yard, hysan place and k11.
norse projects
stay warm with these soft merino wool gloves from danish brand norse projects

stay warm with these soft merino wool gloves from danish brand norse projects

in recent years, denmark has seen many great labels emerge and norse projects is one of copenhagen’s finest brands. there’s something great about the scandinavian twist on clothing, and we say clothing because this is exactly what it is – basic and functional with a workwear aesthetic. these are serious clothes for people who appreciate the finer details and their accessories like beanies, gloves and scarves are perfect to stuff stockings with.
norse projects is available in kapok on sun street, k11 and pmq.
spread a little love
so…soap plus
affordable christmas gift sets from so...soap plus at HKD188

affordable christmas gift sets from so…soap plus at HKD188

​so…soap plus is a self-funded social enterprise making organic soaps in hong kong. so…soap products may look like just another small bar of soap but, during the production, great attention is paid to the impact on the consumers, society and environment. the brand hopes that this bar of good soap will provide a solution for the development of our community and economy, as well as for the protection of mother earth.

so…soap plus can be found in kapok pmq.
simply gum
finally, a chewing gum with only natural ingredients! made in usa, simply gum is perfect to spread a little (au naturel) love around.

finally, a chewing gum with only natural ingredients! made in usa, simply gum is perfect to spread a little (au naturel) love around.

​the regular chewing gum you see on grocery store shelves is filled with artificial substances, including some of the same components used in the manufacture of car tires, plastic bottles, and white glue, as well as artificial sweeteners like aspartame. simply gum, from the usa, sets out to be the rare few brands using all natural ingredients to make their gum. these are fun, delicious and come in a variety of unusual flavours, which are great for sharing (:

simply gum is available in kapok on sun street, pmq, k11 and hysan place.
show off on instagram
cereal city guides
show off your travel adventure on instagram - before and during the trip - with cereal's city guides (;

show off your travel adventure on instagram – before and during the trip – with cereal’s city guides (;

cereal magazine, published twice a year, contains stories on places, people and products, paired with striking photography. they have released comprehensive and alternate city guides for the discerning traveller in our instagram generation. gift the gift of discovery with the london, new york, paris and copenhagen city guides

 
cereal city guides can be found in kapok on sun street.
astier de vilatte
could ceramics get any cuter? astier de villatte collaborates with peanuts for this exquisite series of tableware

could ceramics get any cuter? astier de villatte collaborates with peanuts for this exquisite series of tableware

​revered french homeware brand astier de villatte is back with an exclusive collaboration with the peanuts crew. featuring ornaments, tableware and mugs, this is the largest collection that has ever been available! aside from the ceramics, we’ve also received new candles palais de tokyo and ma vie a paris, a guidebook to the parisien city with addresses that are very out of the ordinary.

astier de villatte is exclusively available in kapok on sun street.
we hope these can provide some inspiration for you!
do check out the rest of our christmas gift guide here as well as picks from the #kapokcrew.
have a great festive season!

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