We know that the holidays can be a stressful time marked by sporadic jaunts to various shops and department stores around the city. We also know the feeling of wanting to find the perfect gift for each person on our list of beloveds – one that unites personality fit and novelty factor. And that’s exactly why we have compiled a list of STATION F startup products that would make for great gifts to make sure your holiday experience is full of discovery.
Bouillant! (Schoolab program) offers unique and atypical cooking experiences in the kitchens of passionate home cooks. It’s a fun experience to gift a friend, and why not tag along? Their classes range from making pasta from scratch to discovering craft beers.
Sign someone (or yourself) up with the code STATIONFISHOT to get 10% off!
L’Epicerie Créole (OMN program) sells delicious French Caribbean delicacies, which are directly sourced from the island producers. Take your foodie friends/relatives on a new trip for their taste buds with these delicious products!
Use code XMAS19 to get a little surprise at your checkout.
For wine lovers
Cuvée Privée (HEC program) allows you to adopt vines from exceptional French estates, have the wine that they produce delivered straight to your door, and even visit the makers on an enriching trip. For wine lovers, It’s the perfect gift that keeps giving.
Get a exclusive discount using code CPLOVESSTATIONF 😉
For future moms & dads
Né à (L’Oréal program) is a brand of organic dermo-cosmetic baby products, made in France.
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Entoureo (HEC program) wants to help families preserve their stories and heritage. Their product is beautiful kit for creating family history books. It includes a microphone and an interview guide for you to sit down with your (grand)parents, discuss and record their life stories, and eventually make a beautiful book with stories and pictures. It’s the kind of gift that’s not only a physical thing but also a special shared experience.
If you order a kit, make sure to use the code STATIONFCHRISTMAS to get an extra book for free!
Karamel (Naver program) is a mobile app that helps families discover and book fun and fulfilling activities for the kids around them. It offers all types of activities (sports, creative, outdoor) for children of all ages (0 to 18-year olds), with or without the parents, and for all occasions!
Use the KIDSMAS when you book a fun experience for your kid this holiday season!
For avid readers
Pressmium (EDHEC program) is the Netflix for news. It’s a subscription service that gives users unlimited monthly access to content from 45+ French and international media in a single app.
Use code STATIONF19 to get your first month for free, €9,90/month for 6 months, then €12,90/month commitment-free.
Bubble (Naver program) has a repertoire of over 90,000 bandes dessinées, comic books, and mangas. If you know a fan of comics, you cannot go wrong with a simple gift card to Bubble.
Use code COMICSTATION to get -20% off on their gift cards !
For the beauty- and fragrance-obsessed
BeautyMix (L’Oréal program) is a DIY natural cosmetics maker. Making our own cosmetic products is easier than most of us think and BeautyMix is here to prove that! Following their recipes, you can make cream, shampoo, toothpaste, lip balm, or deodorants within 10 minutes. It’s ecological and economical, plus there’s always something fun about DIY.
Marcelle Dormoy (ADN_xIFM program) is another perfume brand at STATION F. Take a look at their website to discover their newest eau de parfum and get a special discount using code jesuisaudacieuse.
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Now, some person on you Christmas list loves perfume but scent is something so personal that you’re having some difficulty choosing the right fragrance. There’s another option for you, a really good one. Keep reading:
Sillages (L’Oréal program) is customer-obsessed haute perfumery brand that exclusively makes customized scents allowing everyone to find their signature scent through a personalization algorithm. In addition, thanks to their online business model, they’re able to practice fair pricing: their 50ml bottle costs €83 vs. a price tag of €214 in traditional retail for the same quality.
For the eco-conscious
Hello Néo (Schoolab program) is an introduction to the zero-waste lifestyle. Shop everyday essentials like toiletries, kitchenware, and accessories that are beautifully designed, good for you and good for the planet!
Get -15% off your order with HELLOSTATIONF.
L’Intendance (Naver program) is similar to Néo and takes commitment to a zero-waste lifestyle even further. On top of kitchenware and toiletries, their curated selection of everyday essentials extends to food, cosmetics, and maintenance products; which are all organic, locally sourced, tested, and approved! All orders are delivered by bike or electric scooter under a clever consignment system for their plastic-free packaging.
Get an extra gift using code SFLintendance.
Bluedigo (LVMH program) offers sustainable supplies and furniture for the office space. Take a look at their selection of reusable water bottles, lunchboxes, notebooks in 100% recycled paper, and more for some eco-friendly gift ideas.
IdeAll (Schoolab program) helps you find the perfect experience to share with friends/family by matching your interest to theirs. Spending an afternoon at the spa or visiting a best-kept secret in the city. There is something for whatever thrill or chill that you seek to share together.
Check out their website for an advent calendar with a featured promotion every day.
JamSpace (Schoolab program) is the perfect gift for people who love to play music. The platform enables musicians to meet for 2-hour jam sessions in various music studios of Paris, so that every musician can enjoy playing with others in a cool and friendly space whenever he/she feels.
For he/she who loves style
Rosamen Bado (ADN_xIFM program) makes limited edition pieces from deadstock fabric in the fashion and furniture industries. We love their approach to circular fashion, creating unique pieces out of otherwise wasted materials. Their pieces are suitable gifts for those who seek to make a bold statement and who dares to play with volume, colour, and print.
Get a discount on your basket with code Bado20.
Amance (ADN_xIFM program) is another fashion young bud at STATION F. Their collection named Set the Sails precisely grasps the ethos of the brand that is designed for the city but ready to set off for the sea.
Get a discount on your basket with code FashionStation10.
Loom (Founders Program) makes sustainable and ethical clothes for men. Fashion is one of the most polluting industry in the planet. Their goal is to make clothes with the highest standard of respect towards the planet and the humans who make these clothes.
ADN Paris (ADN_xIFM program) is a unisex brand of wardrobe essentials. Handmade locally with quality fabrics sourced from Italy, their basics are guaranteed to last a very long time.
Marie Mas (HEC program) is a fine jewelry brand developing beautiful jewels that change colour according to body movement. If you are in Paris, discover their collection in their private showroom by booking an appointment at [email protected].
Boarding Glasses (AMA program) mitigate motion sickness within minutes.
Get a discount with code STATION10.