Get ready for the festive season with our ultimate Christmas gift guide.
If the thought of Christmas shopping and all its added stresses gives you heart palpitations, fear not, this guide will be your saving grace. With our pick of the best gifts for men, women, kids (and even the best Christmas gifts for dads (who are notoriously hard to buy for)) you’re sure to be popular come December 25th. After reading this you will no longer have to trawl through heaving shops and endless websites in search for the perfect gift. With ideas for all the family plus secret Santa ideas and fun stocking fillers, there’s something for everyone.
Apparently, diamonds are a girl’s best friend. She’ll adore any of these extra-special Annoushka gems…
Clockwise from top left: Dusty Diamonds 18ct rose gold green diamond and olive quartz small ring, £1,600 / Annoushka 18ct Rose Gold & Pink Sapphire Crab Amulet £8,900 / Annoushka 18ct Rose Gold, Orange Sapphire, Yellow Sapphire, Ruby & Black Diamond Lobster Amulet £7,500 / Annoushka Diamonds & Pearls Right Ear Pin £795 / 18ct Yellow Gold & Diamond Hoopla Alphabet Hoop £1200 / 18ct Rose Gold & Mother of Pearl Dreamcatcher Cuff £16,500 / Dusty Diamonds 18ct Rose Gold, Blue Diamonds and London Blue Topaz large ring £2,900 / 18ct Rose Gold & Garnet Shard Cuff £7500
Make the beauty-lover in your life happy with one of these picks:
Clockwise from top left: Charlotte Tilbury Legendary Muse palette, £38. charlottetilbury.com / Jo Malone Cologne Intense collection, £88. jomalone.co.uk / Hacker And Case peacock dual mirror compact, £89. hackerandcase.co.uk / Uma ultimate brightening face oil, £115. cultbeauty.co.uk / Jessica Russell Flint flamingo washbag, £45. jessicarussellflint.co.uk / Olverum bath oil, £26. olverum.com / This Works The Big Sleep, £70. thisworks.com
Match any of the above with the stunning new Liberty print makeup or wash-bags from Liberty London, which any beauty buff will love.
Find the perfect gift for him with our round-up below.
Anthony Sinclair Conduit cut suit, from £750. masonandsons.com / Zenith Heritage Pilot Type 20 Ton Up, £5,600. zenith-watches.com / William & Son canvas and leather holdall, £700. williamandson.com / Hunter Balmoral Sovereign leather lined boots, £289.95. houseofbruar.com / Farlows Failsworth Adventurer hat, £39.95. farlows.co.uk / Really Wild Nubuck waistcoat, £495, reallywildclothing.co.uk / William Evans lambswool pullover, £89. williamevans.com / Dubarry Millar blazer, £499. dubarry.com / Highgrove Prince of Wales check Hunter flask, £74.95. highgrovegardens.com / Barbour contrast gun stockings, £19.95. barbour.com / Crockett & Jones leather travel shoe care kit, £105. crockettandjones.com / Tumi Landon Alcott backpack, £1,815. tumi.com / Orlebar Brown photographic swim shorts, £225. orlebarbrown.com / Fullerton Shoes Tom shoe in Cuba blue, £110. fullertonshoes.co.uk / Tom Davies London collection frame, £395. tdtomdavies.com / TAG Heuer Aquaracer 41mm, £1,850. tagheuer.co.uk / Harry Winston zalium cufflinks in white gold, zalium and diamond, POA. harrywinston.com / Turnbull and Asser bespoke dog silk pocket square, £295. turnbullandasser.co.uk / Geo F Trumper Special edition super badger shaving brush, £140. trumpers.com
Give the gift of style with one of these gorgeous pieces from Great British Brand Roland Mouret…
Perhaps you should consider one of these Kiki masterpieces for the special person in your life:
Memories Diamond Dachshund Bracelet, £975, Special Edition Kiki Yellow Beryl, Morganite and Diamond Necklace with Morganite and Diamond detachable drop in 18ct, POA and Yellow Gold Yellow Beryl, Morganite and Diamond drop Earrings in 18ct Yellow Gold, POA, call 0207 730 3323 for more information
For the fashion-lover, try one of these statement accessories:
Hicks And Brown safari hair on hide clutch, £79. hicksandbrown.com / Laurence Dacade star boot, £645. laurence-dacade.com / Solange sterling silver Chrisocola necklace with sea glass beads, £320. solangejewellerey.co.uk / Subella Saya crossbody clutch, £460. subellalondon.com / Miu Miu shearling and feather slippers, £755. miumiu.com / J&M Davidson Freya bag, £1,555. jandmdavidson.com / Katherine Hooker 100 per cent cashmere and silk scarf, £225. katherinehooker.com / Bundle MacLaren Annie trilby, £192. bundlemaclaren.co.uk / Vivienne Westwood Raphael bracelet in gold, £175. viviennewestwood.com
Tusting Cardington Handbag, £245 / Globe-Trotter safari vanity case, £605. globe-trotter.com / Gold gingko salad servers, £47.85. joannawood.co.uk / Seafolly yoga mat, £60. seafolly.com / Alexander McQueen vanity obsession coat, £3,495. alexandermcqueen.com / Annoushka flamenco earrings, £17,800. annoushka.com / Winser London Yasmin printed silk trouser, £350. winserlondon.com / Vertu New Signature Touch in grape lizard, £7,300. vertu.com / Temperley London long Antila dress, £2,295. temperleylondon.com / Nigel Milne carnival blue topaz and diamond drop earrings, £3,850. nigelmilne.co.uk / Demeglio for Plukka Diva (triple) black ceramic diamond ring, £6,600. plukka.com / Aspinal of London cashmere blend hydrangea scarf, £115. aspinaloflondon.com
For those trickier people who perhaps are not into material possessions, a foodie present could be the answer. There are adorable handmade chocolate Christmas trees (a perfect stocking filler), a craft gin and tonic kit or a luxury whisky miniatures collection.
These gifts for the house-proud are some of our favourites:
Halcyon Days palm prestige box, £675. halcyondays.co.uk / Katherine Pooley elephant paperweight, £1,680. katherinepooley.com / Heal’s Majolica jug by Mervyn Gers, £50. heals.co.uk / L’Objet Aegean gold coffee pot, £105. l-objet.com / Bridie Hall alphabet brush pot, £40. fenwick.co.uk / Rachel Bates hare decanter, £533. rachelbatesinteriors.com / Joanna Wood appetiser bowl, £92. joannawood.com / Caverswall teacup, £26; saucer, £17. caverswallchina.com / Dualit x Liberty Phoebe print toaster, £125. liberty.co.uk / Oggetto Freud stovetop coffee maker, £114. oggetto.com / Nina Campbell Jersey dessert plate, £66. ninacampbell.com
And for the country home owner:
Robert Welch helix hurricane lamp, £60. houseology.com / Timothy Oulton wild easy chair, £1,950. timothyoulton.com / Skyeskyns sheepskin pouffe, £90. skyeskyns.co.uk / Savoir Beds winter pet snug, £995. savoirbeds.co.uk / The English Room green and red Wellington boot bag, £76. theenglishroom.com / Lulu Guinness Daphne’s dog bowl, £60. luluguinness.com / Jonathan Adler Nixon border monogram baby alpaca throw, £395. jonathanadler.com / Halstock Stormy Dorset watch display piece in solid American black walnut, £12,000. halstock.com / Rachel Vosper leather collection candles, from £145. rachelvosper.com
Have you seen our foodie gift guide? With festive treats from Fortnum & Mason, Harvey Nics and Lina Stores, who wouldn’t want to find these goodies under the tree? You can’t go wrong with a scented candle for christmas either. Or help kickstart their New Year with a new diary with our roundup of the best luxury diaries.
Have a cosy Christmas this year, with these picks below:
Brunello Cucinelli white cashmere mittens, £290. brunellocucinelli.com; Bamford Cashmere Hot Water Bottle Cover, £125. bamford.co.uk; Burberry check coat in elderberry wool mohair tartan, £2,295. burberry.com; Biggest Blanket Co, chelsea merino mix throw, £295. biggestblanket.co.uk; South West Ten Leonora scarf, £235. southwestten.com; Amanda Wakeley Hamanda silver square felted cashmere knit, £495. amandawakeley.com; Chinti and Parker star sweater, £350, and track pants, £375. chintiandparker.com; N Peal knitted fur blanket, £2,495. npeal.com; ganni ferris waistcoat, £245. ganni.com.
Or looking for Christmas gifts for kids? We’ve got a special guide of gift ideas, featuring the below…
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