It’s the final day of our 12 Days of Christmas Gift Guide! We hope we’ve provided you with some stylish inspiration in your quest for those perfect Christmas presents. We certainly know what will be on our wishlists this year (everything below!). Happy shopping STYLEetc readers!
Day 12 – Harvey Nichols Rosé Champagne Gift Set, £40
Begin Christmas morning with a Champagne breakfast in bed! This brut rosé has delightful notes of strawberry shortcake, wild flowers and fresh raspberries. Accompanied by two Riedel champagne flutes and packaging so pretty you won’t want to throw it away, who wouldn’t want to wake up to this? Available online and in-store from Harvey Nichols.
Day 11 – Fair Isle Sweater, £60
Every man needs a Christmas sweater! Ensure your man is snug and cuddly on Christmas day and throughout the rest of winter in this Fair Isle crew knit sweater. Available in navy and grey online or in-store from Urban Outfitters.
Day 10 – Topshop Leather Gloves, £24
These gloves from are made from 100% leather and come in classic tan or on-trend oxblood. We love the chunky zip detail and the fact they are machine washable! A perfect present for females of any age. Available online or in-store from Topshop.
Day 9 – Marc by Marc Jacobs Logo iPhone Case, £30
This iPhone 4G case is made of silicone and comes in a range of colours. With its embossed letters this unisex design would make a stylish stocking filler for any iphone owner! Available online or in-store from Harvey Nichols.
Day 8 – Hotel Chocolat Festive Collection, £25
This festive collection from Hotel Chocolat contains a cookie wreath, two 50ml bottles of port, 6 rum & raisin truffles and a Dasher’s dream slab. For anyone difficult to buy for, we don’t think you can go wrong with a food & drink gift! Available online or in-store from www.hotelchocolat.co.uk
Day 7 – Bobbi Brown Extreme Party Eye Pallette, £47
We’re halfway through our 12 days of Christmas gift hunting, it’s Friday, we think it’s time to treat ourselves to a little something! With seven shimmery party shades, plus a liner shade and a highlighter, this eyeshadow palette from Bobbi Brown is sure to get us ready for the weekend and looking glam for the Christmas party season! Available online and in-store from Selfridges.
Read our feature interview with Bobbi Brown on p26 of our latest issue online here!
Day 6 – Doherty Evans & Stott Knitted Tie, £69
This knitted tie was designed in Manchester and crafted in Italy. Made from 100% silk, it will add a touch of luxury and a splash of colour to any man’s wardrobe. From a selection available online at www.dohertyevansstott.co.uk or in-store from their boutique at 64 Bridge Street, Manchester.
Day 5 – Peter Lang Art Deco Earrings, £155
We don’t think you can ever go wrong with a bit of sparkle! These art deco style silver & Swarovski earrings are a perfect accessory for the embellishment trend which is sure to be continuing into 2013, with the long-awaited release of Baz Luhrmann’s Great Gatsby remake due out in May (we can’t wait!). Available online at www.flannelsfashion.com or in-store from Flannels, The Avenue, Spinningfields, Manchester.
Day 4 – Taylor of Old Bond Street Shaving Set, £75
Treat your man to this traditional shaving kit from Taylor of Old Bond Street. Featuring their signature Sandalwood shaving cream, this is sure to add a touch of luxury to his everyday routine (and make sure Movember is a distant memory in time for that kiss under the mistletoe!) Available online from Selfridges.
Day 3 – Jean Paul Gaultier Transparent Lace Umbrella, £45
For the girl who won’t let even the rain stop her being on trend, this transparent lace umbrella from Jean Paul Gaultier is sure to cheer anyone up on a rainy morning! Available online from www.hervia.com, or in-store at the Hervia Bazzar, 40 Spring Gardens, Manchester.
Day 2 – Antonio Ben Chimol Leather Bracelet, £75
The Italians know a thing or two about style, and fashion accessories designer Antonio Ben Chimol is no exception. From his ‘Only For Men’ collection, this bracelet is crafted from the finest Italian leather and features a magnetic steel clasp. Blending classic and contemporary design, this is a perfect stocking filler for the man who wears his style in a strong, yet subtle way. Available from contemporary jewellers Green + Benz at The Corn Exchange, Manchester.
Day 1 – Penhaligon’s Bath & Body Collection, £45
This beautifully packaged gift set contains 3 miniature shower gels and 3 miniature body lotions in best-selling Penhaligon fragrances Malabah, Ellenisia and Bluebell. The 100ml sized bottles make this the perfect gift for any style-conscious globetrotters you know! Available online at www.penhaligons.com or in-store at Harvey Nichols London and Manchester
For more Christmas gift inspiration, check out our latest issue online here!