9 luxury gifts that will make her Christmas Day
Photography by Dave Wheeler
Model wears Bec & Bridge dress, Scanlan Theodore heels, and 3.1 Phillip Lim bag, all available instore.
Gifts that make you ooh and ah
If you can’t splash out at Chistmas and indulge in a little luxury, when can you? Treat yourself and your loved ones to a few of the finer things in life, like a beautiful bottle of champagne (and somewhere to store it, if you don’t want to drink it right away) or a gorgeous piece of jewellery.
Some extravagances can also be an investment: a well-loved designer bag can last a lifetime, well-treated skin will always look good and perfume and make-up that make you feel great are guaranteed to boost your mood.
Keep reading to shop gifts that will make you (and her) ooh and ah…
VALENTINO | Vitello Panther Guitar Rockstud
Rolling Noir Shoulder Bag
No self-respecting woman wouldn’t love a little Valentino for Christmas. Boasting a contrasting graphic print, this made-in-Italy handbag features gunmetal hardware with an easy access flip-lock flap closure. Edged with Valentino’s signature pyramid stud embellishments, this is the kind of accessory you keep – and admire – for a lifetime. Bonus points for its epic name – who wouldn’t want to sling a Vitello Panther over their shoulder?
CHANEL ROUGE COCO | Ultra Hydrating Lip Colour
No lipstick collection is complete without a touch of Rouge Coco. Inspired by the close friends of Mademoiselle Chanel herself, this new range of ultra-hydrating lip colours features a new formula that promises to deliver hydration all day long. The unique combination of mimosa, jojoba and sunflower vegetable waxes will nourish her lips, ensuring immediate and lasting comfort – the perfect lipstick to wear on a balmy summer’s night.
SALVATORE FERRAGAMO | Signorina Misteriosa
Eau de Parfum
For the fragrance lover in the family – because there’s always one – Salvatore Ferragamo’s Signorina Misteriosa makes the perfect gift. Offering silky nuances of orange blossom intertwined with the opulent sensuality of tuberose, this eau de parfum promises to cast a subtle, seductive spell. Featuring top notes of wild backberry and neroli and base notes of patchouli and vanilla, this fragrance will soon become her personal scent.
GUCCI | Gucci Flora Collection Ring
The kind of gift she’ll remember unwrapping for years to come, this Gucci jewel is everything a statement ring should be. Eye-catching and elegant, this 18k piece is defined by its diamond and mother-of-pearl encrusted flower, set on an engraved wrap design with a Horse bit detail – a motif emblemmatic of the House. Finished with a small skull charm with diamond eyes for a striking moody contrast.
STELLA MCCARTNEY | SUEDE FALABELLA
BOX SHOULDER BAG
Take her accessories collection to the next level with this Falabella Box shoulder bag by Stella McCartney. Made from eco suede, this statement piece is defined by its hot fix embroidery and diamond-cut ruthenium chain trim. Featuring a single shoulder strap, flap front opening and interior pockets, this is the ideal finishing touch to any outfit, no matter what your style.
LA MER | The Illuminating Powder
For the woman who appreciates high-quality cosmetics, this lightweight, shimmering pressed powder makes doing your make-up an experience in itself. Infused with illuminating gemstones, brilliant pearls and colour-true pigments, this limited-edition La Mer illuminator provides all complexions with a healthy-looking, luminous glow.
ALEXANDER MCQUEEN | Bootie with eyelet red
Is her love of shoes on par with Carrie Bradshaw’s? Add a chic edge to her current collection with these booties by Alexander McQueen. Featuring buckle detailing and a sleek pointed toe, this trendy boot by the iconic fashion house is designed with a side zip for easy entry.
LA PRAIRIE | Cellular Radiance Concentrate Pure Gold
Nothing says luxury quite like gold-infused skincare. This newly-enhanced, enriching super serum encapsulates age-defying technology to revitalise her skin, just in time for summer. Not only does it diminish lines and wrinkles, it also helps to regulate pigmentation. Just one drop of Pure Gold is all she’ll need to illuminate the skin, because if there’s one accessory you want for Christmas, it’s a natural glow.
CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTIN | Keyring
We found a way of unlocking things in style: this avant-garde charms key ring by Christian Louboutin. This Christmas show her keys a little love with this chic everyday essential, made from brass metal and plexiglass. Because there’s nothing like receiving a gift you get to admire every single day.
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