9 gifts for the true professional
Photography by Dave Wheeler
This is what you should buy a true professional for Christmas
The New Year is always a good time to hit refresh. Sophisticated, on-trend work wear is just right for job hunters, accessories and make-up in rich colours are guaranteed to make a bold statement, and a beautiful notebook is perfect for recording resolutions. And, of course, gorgeous glassware is essential for welcoming 2018 with a toast.
Keep reading to shop the best gifts for the true professional…
MONTBLANC | Montblanc Fine Stationery Notebook
If you’re going to take notes, you may as well do it in style. That’s why she’ll appreciate this Fine Stationery Notebook by Montblanc. Manufactured in Italy, this office staple has been crafted with saffiano leather, featuring high-quality 85g/m² paper watermarked with Montblanc’s emblem – doesn’t get much classier than that.
SISLEY | Mascara So Curl
Does her mascara do three things at once? If not, it’s time to get her Sisley’s So Curl. Not only will her eyelashes appear fuller and longer within weeks, they’ll also appear stronger as she continues to use this vitamin-enhanced formulation. Basically, her eyelashes will be beautiful day after day, and that’s something she’ll definitely thank you for.
CHLOÉ | CE 132S SUNGLASSES
Nothing says confidence like rocking up to an interview in a pair of statement shades. These Chloé sunglasses will put just the amount of swagger in her step, the ideal gift for the woman who has “land dream job” on her list of New Year’s resolutions.
BOTTEGA VENETA | BV SIGNATURE
EAU DE VELOURS EDP
If she appreciates the power of a personal scent, why not treat her to Bottega Veneta’s newest fragrance? Eau de Velours is a sophisticated and bold evolution of the signature Bottega Veneta Eau de Parfum, offering a leathery floral fragrance. Featuring top notes of bergamot and pink peppercorn, this parfum promises to ignite the senses.
THE DAILY EDITED | Burgundy Mini Cross Body Bag
For the woman who never leaves the house without the essentials, this mini cross body bag is the ideal summer companion. Make from 100% saffiano leather, this Daily Edited piece accommodates all of her essentials: mobile, keys, card holder and lip-gloss. Featuring a shoulder strap and burgundy fabric lining, this bag is as compact as it is chic.
TOM FORD | Lips & Boys Lip Colour
The perfect pout has the power to define a woman's entire look, and we know she’ll love Tom Ford's latest Lips & Boys shades. Featuring rare and exotic ingredients including Soja seed extract and Chamomilla flower oil to create an ultra-creamy texture, this lipstick boasts an incredibly smooth application – perfect for a night out on the town.
GUCCI | G-Timeless Collection Timepiece
For those occasions where it’s not so fashionable to be fashionably late – meetings, appointments, international flights – she’ll appreciate this Gucci timepiece. A part of the G-Timeless collection, this watch features an edgy black diamond pattern dial with a steel bracelet and classic steel case. Being on time never looked so good.
RIEDEL | Fatto A Mano Bx6 Cabernet/Merlot Set
Does she love to share a drink with friends at the end of her working week? If so, she definitely needs this glasses set by Riedel. Combining the sophistication of handmade glass in the style of the ancient Venetian tradition with the latest glass making technology, this "Fatto a Mano" set includes six Cabernet/Merlot glasses in six different colours – a shade for every mood.
RALPH LAUREN HOME | Preston Ice Bucket with Tongs
Add a touch of class to her home bar with this Preston Ice Bucket by Ralph Lauren Home. Made from nickel plated stainless steel and featuring a saddle leather strap – her cocktail hour is about to get a whole lot more luxurious.
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