Gifts For Women
An education in power dressing courtesy of Balmain, this double-breasted blazer is fashioned in sumptuous wool. With a nipped-in waist and padded shoulders for a structured silhouette, it is highlighted with signature gold-toned lion-embossed buttons.
The must-have Giorgio Armani Lip Maestro lip lacquer is more desirable than ever, in three new intense, Hollywood-inspired red shades. The ‘Fire Spectral’ pearl-enriched formula enhances the matte finish with unique luminosity. And let’s not forget the velvety-soft feeling upon contact with the lips, and the unparalleled comfort even after several hours of wear.
Taking you from day-to-night with ease, Jimmy Choo’s Romy pump is a timeless silhouette with limitless appeal. Adorned in sparkling glitter and lined with premium leather, the mid-height heel provides lift without compromising on comfort, while the elegantly pointed toe works to lengthen the leg.
Dolce & Gabbana
Inspired by the opulence of the Catholic church for Autumn/Winter 2018’s ‘Fashion Devotion’ collection, this box clutch from Dolce & Gabbanais imagined in an ecclesiastical gold and red colourway. Jacquard panels adorn the front and reverse, detailed with velvet patterning and the signature heart-shaped padlock fastening, while the leather trims are reinforced with antiqued gold-tone corners.
A sartorial sidekick with timeless appeal, Gucci’s Marmont shoulder bag is instantly recognisable thanks to its interlocking GG logo and chevron matelassé stitching, here adorned with shimmering embellishments that demonstrate the label’s current nature inspiration. Crafted in sumptuous velvet with antiqued gold-tone hardware, the Italian-made piece boasts a flap front which opens to reveal a spacious interior.
Inspired by extreme nature and seen in Alexander McQueen’s Autumn/Winter 2018 runway collection, these stunning earrings showcase a spider motif adhering to the label’s macabre aesthetic. Crafted with an antiqued brass base, the figures are embedded atop tear-drop shaped Swarovski crystals and embellished with delicate faux pearls and shimmering rhinestones.
Revered for a sophisticated palette with scrupulous attention to detail, Carine Gilson presents this long-line kimono robe, exquisitely crafted from silk. The design, handmade in the brand’s workshop in Belgium, is accented with flared sleeves, showcasing intricate Chantilly lace detailing along the trims giving the piece a romantic quality. The robe is accompanied by a waist tie to alter the silhouette.
Fashioned from fluid silk, these pyjamas from Yolke lend a stamp of luxury to your bedtime routine. Boasting a sultry leopard print design, the gentle notched lapels are outlined with a piped trim, while thefloaty shortsfeature an elasticated waist for a snug fit.
The 2009 is majestic, ripe, fleshy and profound – a celebration of fruit in all its glory. Reinventing itself by interpreting the unique character of the seasons, it strikes majestic notes of guava, white peach and nectarine with a rich zest spicy green grapefruit complemented by a hint of woody vanilla for light, warming taste. The length is opulently bitter and abounds with a sap yet silky sensation sure to enhance any celebration or special occasion.
Jo Malone London
Designed to envelope any space with its delicious scent, this Scent Surround Diffuser from Jo Malone London. It comes with the label’s Red Roses fragrance. Lying on a base of crushed violet, a blend of the world’s most exquisite rosesis topped with a hint of lemon, while the sleek vessel fits in seamlessly with sophisticated home décor.
The La Mer Treatment Lotion is a miraculous source of vitality, the essential step toward transforming the look of skin. Like “liquid energy,” this rich and silky hydrator awakens the complexion and drives moisture into the skin to improve visible texture and even the appearance of skin tone. Skin is perfectly prepared to receive the full benefits of the La Mer regime that follows.
Beautifully crafted from silky satin, this luxurious slip from Aubade will elegantly update your night-time repertoire. Delicately designed with shimmering lace across the neckline and hem, this piece will add sophistication after dark.
A Saint Laurent signature favoured by supermodels and the A-list elite, this classic biker jacket from the Parisian label promises a timeless addition to your repertoire. Realised in smooth leather, it’s punctuated with brushed silver-tone studs and zips, with a sharp, clean-cut silhouette. Complete the glam-rock Parisian look with skinny jeans, heeled ankle boots and a relaxed-fit white T-shirt.
One of Bottega Veneta’s most coveted styles, the Knot clutch is based on an archival design which was reintroduced in 2001. Topped with the Italian label’s signature knot fastening, the satin Intrecciato weave and precious Ayers snakeskin trim confirms the irresistibility and timeless charm of this iconic bag. Carry as a clutch or wear over the shoulder with the chain strap.
Updated in metallic pink glitter that fades to silver for the new season, Jimmy Choo’s Romy pumps are one of the label’s hallmark silhouettes thanks to its pointed toe and slim stiletto heel. Classic and versatile, they will lend a bold refresh to casual denim or tailored separates.
The Dior Ultra Rouge Lipstick is infused with luxurious 12-hour hydration, boasting an ultra-pigmented formula that combines comfort with the impact of intense, saturated colour. It glides onto the lips to deliver a light sensation and coats your pout with a luminous, semi-matte finish.
Instantly recognisable thanks to a polished ring and draped curb chain detailing, Chloé’s Faye bag is a new take on ‘70s style. Crafted in smooth leather with a suede flap front, this slimline shoulder bag is deceptively spacious thanks to three roomy accordion compartments. A chic choice for day-to-night accessorising.
Crafted from 14K gold, these drop earrings from Bee Goddess bring together mythological symbols and sacred meanings from across the centuries. With stars designed to hang from the back of the ear lobe, epitomising the brand’s devotion to minimalism and subtle details, they would make the perfect gift for any loved one this season.
The house’s flagship cuvée, Cristal is produced from the finest selection of Grand Cru vineyards across the Louis Roederer estate. Once bottled, the 2008 vintage was bottle-aged for eight years in the cellars before being left to rest for at least eight months after disgorging to attain the perfect maturity. A complex bouquet disclosing candied citrus, yellow fruit, pear and toasted almond, this delicately seductive wine shows intensity and well-honed precision. It offers a reflection of its chalk soils with a velvety texture and delicate tension, giving way to an incredible finish. A beautiful accompaniment to clean, fresh flavours such as sashimi and king crab.
With petite versions of the jeweller’s designs, the My First De Beers collection is contemporary and timeless, making it the perfect way to mark a newfound passion for peerless diamonds. These white gold stud earrings are set with 0.20-carat solitaire diamonds, surrounded by halos of sparkling micropavé stones.
Parisian family perfumiers Creed deliver a woody and fruity fragrance courtesy of the fresh Aventus Eau de Parfum for men. A celebration of strength, success and vision, the fragrance has fruity top notes with floral middle notes and a musky base. A must for romantic dates with a special someone.
Framed with the designer’s iconic whipstitch and chain trim, this Stella McCartney card holder ensures carrying essentials is a fashionable affair. With three external card slots and a main compartment for coins and notes, the Shaggy Deer faux leather construction upholds the designer’s sustainable and ethical ethos.
Create your perfect light with this palette from Hourglass featuring six new exclusive shades of powder, blush and highlighter. Refining the appearance of your complexion, the powders utilize Photoluminescent Technology to filter out harsh light. Each of these high-tech, soft-focus finishing powders recreate an exquisitely flattering light source, to be applied individually or layered to imbue skin with a multidimensional glow.
Presenting five rich and intense colours, this Red Collection Prestige make-up set by Givenchy includes lipsticks and nail varnishes in matching shades to indulge your feminine side. Bold fuschia and scarlet tones are presented in a streamlined box, perfect as an enchanting gift for a loved one or to keep for dazzling special occasions.
YSL harnesses the nourishing properties of saffron flower with the Or Rouge Crème. A luxurious step in your everyday beauty regime, the exceptional ingredient is harvested by hand in the heights of the Atlas Mountains and melts into the skin to target visible signs of aging, from firmness, elasticity and texture to fine lines and wrinkles.