With Christmas fast approaching, STYLEetc have put together our top gift guides, covering everything from fashion and beauty for him and for her.
First up, our top 10 Fragrances. We know that everyone is different when it comes to what scent to wear, weather its spicy, floral or citrus, we’ve picked something for everyone.
Michael Kors, Rose Radiant Gold, Gift Set £58
Indulge her with a Michael Kors Gold Collection fragrance. Because nothing is as good as gold. Rose Radiant Gold entices with a spotlight on sparkling spice, textured with a charming femininity of rich florals and soft musk.Tantalising and hypnotic. This luxurious gift set includes Rose Radiant Gold 50 ml Eau de Parfum Spray and 100ml Ultimate Body Lotion.
Other fragrances in the Gold Collection include 24K Brilliant Gold and White Luminous Gold. All presented it metallic bottles, they’ll make the perfect gift for beauty and MK lovers alike.
Tom Ford Black Orchid EDT, from £45 for 30ml
Introducing the signature Black Orchid as a new Eau De Toilette. The initial impression is sparkling with the petal rich Tuberose from the start. The top note of Black Truffle remains and is fresh with Blackcurrant and Bergamot. You can tell that it is the traditional Black Orchid fragrance but it is lighter and more concentrated, making it great for every day use! The bottle has also had a make over, keeping the art deco shape and style but now in a matt black finish.
Jo Malone, Pomegranate Noir, £89 for 100ml
Dark and enigmatic Pomegranate Noir, one of Jo Malone London’s most-loved and iconic fragrances; Ruby-rich juices of pomegranate, raspberry and plum are spiked with pink pepper and laced with Casablanca lily and spicy woods. And now for the festive season, it has been encased in a festive limited edition bottle, striped with shiny mistletoe green and finished with a velvet bow.
Clinique, A Little Happiness Set, £30
Great for those you love the tradition Clinique Happy and want to try the other versions before committing to a full size fragrance. This set contains 7ml versions of Happy, happy Heart, Happy in Bloom, Wealth of Flowers and Hint of Citrus all in handy handbag sized sprays.
DKNY, Be Desired, £69 for 100ml
In the trademark DKNY apple bottle is the latest fragrance from the brand. Be Desired is a new floral but creamy fragrance which draws you in with a hint of sparkling orange oil and blackcurrant which makes its the perfect Christmas scent.
Hugo Boss, Boss-The Scent, £54 for 100ml
This has been one our favourite scents for men since we attended its launch party earlier this year! The seductive fragrance swathes the senses in sensuality with its arousing blend of essences that linger to leave a lasting impression on you or your partner.
Aramis, Aramis Black, £52 for 110ml
Aramis Black is the newest fragrance designed for the modern Aramis man who lives for the thrill. The scent is a unique combo of bold freshness and masculinity, infused with grapefruit and juniper wood, with rich notes of cognac and soft leather. The bottle is sleek and transparent to show off the unique grey fragrance while the outer wrapper is marbled in design.
Clinique Happy for Men, £31 for 50ml,
Following the footsteps of the popular women scent, is Clinique Happy for Men. A light and refreshing cologne with a hint of citrus makes this a good fragrance for everyday use and the perfect gift for the man in your life. It also comes in a great gift set with After Shave Balm and Hair and Body Wash for £48 so your dad or partner can have the complete Happy experience.
Tom Ford, Oud Wood, £145 for 50ml
For a luxurious scent, Tom Ford Oud Wood Eau de Parfum Spray is the one! One of the most rare, precious, and expensive ingredients in a perfumers arsenal, oud wood is often burned in incense-filled temples. Exotic rose wood and cardamom give way to a Smokey blend of rare oud wood, sandalwood and vetiver. Presented in the gorgeous dark Tom Ford bottle’s it will look perfect next to your own perfume collection.
Creed, Aventus, £99 for 30ml
One of this years most popular fragrances for men is Creed. It’s distinctive scent can be smelt a mile away thanks to its energy and dynamism with pineapple, blackcurrant, apple and bergamot. It’s perfect for the man of action who is bold and confident.