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Dezeen's Christmas gift guide 2016: world travellers

We've selected 12 ideal presents for globetrotters in our latest Christmas gift guide, ranging from a nifty folding suitcase to a map of Moscow's Constructivist architecture.

Kame suitcase by Nendo

Kame suitcase by Nendo

Japanese studio Nendo designed this cabin-size suitcase, which features a fabric lid that can be folded or rolled to allow much easier access for those constantly on the go.

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COS x Agnes Martin capsule collection

COS created this capsule collection to coincide with the Agnes Martin retrospective at New York's Guggenheim Museum. The 12 versatile pieces feature muted colours and natural fabrics, inspired by the artist's work.

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Kodak Ektra smartphone by Eastman Kodak Company and Bullitt Group

Kodak Ektra smartphone

Fans of vintage cameras should be interested in this Kodak smartphone, designed to give photographers a level of control over their shooting that is more akin to using a DSLR.

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Long Distance 1.0 by Kitmen Keung

The Long Distance watch makes it easy to keep track of two time zones at once, perfect for those who are often away from home. The unisex timepiece also features a 39-millimetre stainless-steel dial and a soft leather strap.

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Comp: Modern Treasures

Julius Shulman Modernism Rediscovered

The mid-century modern architecture of Southern California is extensively documented in this three-volume collection of books on the work of prolific photographer Julius Shulman, more than enough to plan a major road trip.

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Ipanema with STARCK by Philippe Starck

Ipanema sandals by Philippe Starck

These minimal, recyclable summer sandals come in four different styles, all easy to slot into a backpack or suitcase. They feature plastic straps and soles in 12 colours, including bright green, orange and pink.

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Chord by Issey Miyake

Chord Tote by Issey Miyake

Issey Miyake's first ever update of its popular Bao Bao tote bag – which first launched in 2000 – features an assortment of new piece shapes, including arrows, circles and lighting bolts.

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C35 by Uniform Wares

Suitable for both day and night, this Swiss-made watch by British brand Uniform Wares features a woven mesh steel bracelet and a slender stainless-steel case. Its numberless face is protected by a scratch-resistant lens, so will last for dozens of trips.

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Free comp: Constructivist map

Constructivist Moscow Map

The ideal companion for anyone planning a trip to Moscow, this fold-up map offers a guide to over 50 examples of the Russian city's constructivist architecture, including works by Konstantin Melnikov and Vladimir Shukhov.

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Avanti headphones by Moshi

Avanti headphones by Moshi

Moshi's Avanti headphones feature angled, leather earcups to improve comfort over extended periods of listening, as well as to provide isolation from exterior noise. They come in black, caramel or red.

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The London Buildings Colouring Book by Hannah Dipper and Robin Farquhar

This paperback colouring book contains 45 illustrations of London buildings, perfect for whiling away long train journeys. Highlights include Battersea Power Station and the brutalist Trellick Tower.

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Ostrich Pillow Mini by Studio Banana

Ostrich Pillow Mini by Studio Banana Things

This small travel cushion slides onto the user's arm or hand, making it possible to sleep anywhere.

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