11 Christmas gifts for the wild at heart
Photography by Dave Wheeler
This is what you buy the wild at heart for Christmas
Hearts and flowers, ruffles and bows in pretty pinks and riotous reds are ideal for the romantically inclined. Soft furnishings, cosy pjs, candles and truffles are perfect for people who love to snuggle at home. And dresses and accessories with floral touches, delicate jewellery and delicious fragrances will suit social butterflies.
Keep reading to shop the best gifts for the wild at heart…
DEADLY PONIES | Mr Boxette Metallic
For the woman who likes to finish her look with a feminine touch, this elegant Deadly Ponies handbag is a must-have for summer. Made from luxurious metallic printed bovine leather, this rose clutch features a detachable brass chain strap as well as internal and external pockets – because a lady can never have too many compartments.
MIU MIU | Irregular Sunglasses
She’ll be seeing the world through rose-coloured glasses in these gorgeous shades by Miu Miu. Featuring chic heart-shaped frames and delicate, ornate rims, these sunglasses will add a little something special to her summer look.
BEE SHAPIRO | Skin Deep
Give the gift of knowledge with Skin Deep by New York Times beauty writer Bee Shapiro. In this collection of columns the world’s most photographed people share their most intimate rituals, including everything from daily skin care regimes to diet and exercise, as well as anecdotes on how beauty has evolved for each person over the course of his or her life. She’ll love this book so much she’ll probably start reading it over Christmas lunch.
ECOYA | Madison Jar - Dark Chocolate, Meringue & Raspberry
Make her Christmas a multi-sensory celebration with the aromas of Ecoya. Delicately poured into a contemporary glass jar, this beautiful soy wax candle features the scents of dark chocolate, meringue and raspberry – what’s not to love?
DIOR | Addict Gloss
Perfect for a night out on the town, she’ll love this Addict Gloss by Dior. Its powerful dual action gloss provides lips with a supple, plump shape that will burst with freshness and femininity. Each application leaves lips glossed with an incredibly thin and easy-wear shine, so feather-light she’ll forget it’s there – the perfect clutch companion for summer.
PRADA | Prada Candy Gloss EDP
Update her fragrance collection with a scent she won’t want to leave the house without. Sparkling and intensely joyful – almost as jolly as Santa himself – this Prada Candy Gloss EDP twists the original Candy to discover new hidden gourmand facets, featuring fragrance notes as sweet as acid cherry and solar as orange blossom – heaven.
MOET & CHANDON | Rosé Imperial Non-Vintage
Give her another reason to celebrate this Christmas with Moët & Chandon’s Rosé Imperial Non-Vintage. A spontaneous, radiant, romantic expression of the Moët & Chandon style, this wine is distinguished by its bright fruitiness, its seductive palate and its elegant maturity. Bonus points for the ridiculously beautiful bottle; talk about classy.
JAN LOGAN | 18ct Diamond Mini Heart Bracelet
Give her something she’ll treasure with this 18ct diamond bracelet by Jan Logan. Featuring a glittering diamond heart pendant, this piece exudes truly timeless style. Suitable for everyday wear, this is the kind of gift that’s sure to attract compliments everywhere she goes.
AMBER SCEATS | Tyler Ring
No jewellery collection is complete without a sleek, statement ring. That’s why she’ll love this unique, eye-catching 24ct, gold-plated design by Amber Sceats. The Tyler Ring will take her style to new heights; the perfect piece to wear with out to lunch with friends or for a night out on the town.
YVES DELORME | Parure Counterpane
We all love receiving things we may not have thought of buying for ourselves – deluxe bed linen, for example. This Yves Delorme Parure Counterpane features detailed feathers punctuated by uniform black diamonds, set against a rich red background. The best part: it’s made from 100% silk, meaning it really does feel as luxurious as it looks.
HOMEBODII | Anemone Lace Robe
For the woman who appreciates the importance of owning a beautiful bathrobe, this Homebodii style emanates serious romantic vibes. Crafted from luxe lace with scalloped trims and a feminine tie waist, this robe promises to turn her bedroom into an elegant boudoir.
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