The new “Christmas Stars 2014” products from Mercedes-Benz offer more than 50 gift ideas for the whole family. The top-quality Christmas gifts are already available at sales partners. A special highlight this year is the limited Racing Edition of the Bobby-Benz. All proceeds from the sale of this item are donated to the “TRIBUTE TO BAMBI” charity for needy children. Here is an overview of the new items:
Gift ideas for Kids
Kera Till is one of Germany’s most sought-after illustrators. Her drawings adorn books, magazines and newspapers as well as cosmetic articles and on the packaging of cosmetics. She has now designed motorsport stickers featuring motifs for girls and boys, which are used to customise the new limited Racing Edition of the Bobby-Benz (€79.90). An ideal Christmas gift which is certain to make two children happy; the entire sales proceeds from the limited edition of 1000 units, will go to the “TRIBUTE TO BAMBI” charity for needy children. Mercedes-Benz is the presenting partner of this charity organisation.
The limited Racing Edition of the Bobby-Benz comes with all the features of the available SLS AMG standard children’s vehicle: authentic Mercedes-Benz AMG rims, continuous precision double-pivot steering and quiet-running profiled wheels. The Bobby-Benz is suitable for children aged 18 months and above (colour: Monza grey magno; material: plastic; dimensions: approx. 69 x 33.5 x 39 cm).
In contrast to the Yuletide reindeer, the “Classic” Teddy Bear (€29.90) never goes out of season. The teddy is approx. 35 cm in height is made of knitted plush fabric and can be washed at up to 30°C. It sports a brown scarf featuring the Mercedes-Benz star in a laurel wreath logo.
The Kids’ Bike (€279.90) is available in three upbeat colours (blue metallic, pink metallic and white). It has a robust aluminium frame. The protective pads on the handlebars and crossbar are colour-coordinated with the saddle and frame. The grips are in a durable black colour. The 16”kids’ bike has a wheel brake at the front and a pedal brake in the rear, as well as a side stand. The saddle height is adjustable from approx. 44 to 60 cm. This makes it suitable for children between the ages of approx. three and six years old.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed-Reindeer will not be the only one casting an envious eye over this cool Sled: the exclusive Mercedes-Benz design and the colours in silver and black, gives this unique sled a sporty, yet chic look. Its technical highlights include metal runners and a steering axle equipped with a suspension spring. The standard equipment is extensive in typical Mercedes-Benz style and includes a horn as well as a cord with a handle for pulling. The sled (€79.90) is safety-tested by the German Technical Inspection Association (TÜV), bears the GS (Tested Safety) mark, and is suitable for children age four to ten.
The 100-piece “Mercedes-Benz AMG SLS GT3” Puzzle provides an ideal means of whiling away long winter evenings. The puzzle (€9.90) is suitable for children aged 5 and over and measures approximately 36 x 24 cm.
Gift ideas for Him
As the name suggests, the “Classic Carré” Chronograph Watch (€229.90) has a rectangular stainless steel case (size: 40 x 40 mm). The black face features appliqué numbers and indices. The hands equipped with a luminous material. Further details of the Swiss-Made watch include mineral crystal, black, a coarse-grained calfskin strap, is waterproof up to 5 ATM, and is equipped with Ronda 5030 quartz movement.
Cufflinks are a classic gift for men at any time of the year.The “Star” version (€39.90) is produced in stainless steel with black acetate. A swivel clip mechanism makes easy work of fitting and removing the cufflinks.
A waffle-weave pattern combined with a fringed finish on both sides, are the defining features of the anthracite/black Men’s Scarf (€79.90). It is 100% wool. Size is approx. 180 x 40 cm.
Three golf balls – of the TaylorMade Burner variety – are part of the Golf Gift Set (€53.90). The set also includes a club cloth (approx. 40 x 60 cm), a divot repair tool, including a ball marker and ten TaylorMade tees bearing the Mercedes-Benz star. The set comes in premium-quality gift packaging.
Cash is king: the stainless steel Money Clip (€29.90) features “Mercedes-Benz” lettering on the back.
Gift ideas for Her
With its classic tonneau form and its predominant grey colouring, the “Urban Chic” Ladies’ Watch (€159.90) shows a decidedly elegant figure. Fine details include a stainless steel case, taupe face, appliqué indices and luminous hands and also a grey calfskin strap. The watch (dimensions: 36.5 x 41.3 mm) is Swiss-Made and waterproof up to 5 ATM.
The Ladies’ Handbag (€159.90) in grey imitation leather, offers plenty of space for Christmas gifts and much more inside. The handbag features a large main compartment with zip, various inside pockets, two large outside pockets and an integrated vanity pouch. The handles and the detachable shoulder strap come in real leather. The handbag measures approximately 44 x 31 x 17 cm.
Also in grey imitation leather to match the handbag is the Purse (€69.90). The pink lining provides an interesting contrast to the exterior. Various pockets keep things neat and tidy inside. The purse measures approximately 19.5 x 10 x 2.3 cm.
The “Classic” Ballpoint (€34.90) is a match for the Christmas tree when it comes to seasonal sparkle. It features CRYSTALLIZED™ Swarovski elements in its push button. The body of the ballpoint pen is made of metal and has a dark blue metallic finish.
Gift ideas for ‘Star’ Lovers
Your guiding star on the roads – now as a talisman also on your desktop: the original Mercedes-Benz star which appears on the bonnet of numerous Mercedes‑Benz modekls is now available as a Paperweight (€79.90). The star is mounted on a black aluminium pedestal. This unique paperweight measures approximately 9 x 15.5 x 9 cm.
Four gift ideas which pay tribute to the sports car classic 300 SL:
The “Classic” Wine Bottle Closures (€49.90) take the shape of a gear shift knob. The 3 closures are made of painted wood, while one is produced in stainless steel. The set of 4 comes in a gift box (approx. 21.5 x 15.5 x 5.5 cm).
The “300 SL Model Car and Pen” gift set (€69.90) contains a premium quality model car in a scale of 1:43 in fire brigade red and a ballpoint pen in black/red. “300 SL” is engraved on the pen. The set is packaged in a gift box measuring approximately 16.5 x 16.5 x 8 cm.
The silver-coloured USB stick (€34.90) in “300 SL” design has a storage capacity of 4 GB. The plastic stick meets the USB 2.0 specification and is suitable for use with a PC and Mac.
The “Classic” Wireless Computer Mouse (€44.90) boasts cutting-edge features: 2.4 GHz wireless technology, USB-nano receiver and a high optical resolution of 800 dpi (adjustable to 1600 dpi). The headlamps and tail lights are equipped with LEDs which can be switched on and off. The silver-coloured mouse in classic 300 SL design is suitable for PC and Mac usage and requires follow OS: Windows 7 Vista, XP, 2000, ME or Mac OS X. An AA battery is included.
The Tea Light Set (€19.90), spreads a festive mood like wildfire. It consists of two hand-blown tea light glasses with printed silver star and two tea light candles,.
The All-Over Star Print Mug produced for Mercedes-Benz by Kahla (€23.90) and featuring a printed gold star is a perfect match for the tea lights. The porcelain cup holds approx. 0.3 l.
The set of 4 Tree Baubles (€19.90) is a long-standing classic gift idea from Mercedes-Benz. This year, the glass baubles (diameter: approx. 7 cm) are gold-coloured; three baubles feature a printed white star, while one sports the logo print with an MB star and “Mercedes-Benz” lettering.
The LAMY Studio Ballpoint is available in three genuine Mercedes-Benz paintwork colours. The body is available with a painted finish in palladium silver, cavansite blue or iridium silver. The clip is propeller-shaped and a MB star is engraved on the cap. The ballpoint (€59.90) is produced by LAMY for Mercedes-Benz.
To view the complete Christmas Stars product line-up, please check under the following link: http://www.mercedes-benz-accessories.com/christmas .