Judgement day is upon us, ladies. Have you been naughty or nice? If it’s the latter, and you’re expecting big things from the man in red this year, you have a mere 20 days to add these gorgeous gifts to your fervently scribbled wish lists – or to buy them for your nearest and dearest, obviously.
Topshop long fur stole, £25
This throw-onto-any-outfit fur stole is a vital and versatile addition to any fashion lover’s Christmas wardrobe.
Alice in Wonderland mug, £12
Be re-inspired by John Tenniel’s original illustrations from Lewis Carroll’s timeless story, with Whittard’s delicately inked bone china mugs.
Amanda Coleman jewellery stand, £9.95
This beautiful woodland jewellery stand from Amanda Coleman will prevent scrabbling for that missing earring on a cluttered desk.
Paperchase triangle print hip flask, £10
Hip flasks are no longer for the old boys; Paperchase is offering contemporary prints for the contemporary woman.
Chanel Le Vernis nail colour in 583 Taboo, £18
Welcome in the party season with Chanel’s shimmering iridescent nail polish – the perfect companion for an LBD and killer heels.
Marc by Marc Jacobs iPhone 5 case, £40
Marc by Marc Jacobs’ puppy print iPhone case will liven up the contents of any handbag and is small enough to slip into a stocking.
Picasso print, £35
Art fanatics will love this whimsical wall print by Stephen Davids. They need never know that it was from Habitat and not an arty boutique.
& Other Stories printed slippers, £45
Flats are officially the shoes of the season, so give the gift of comfort with these rainbow print slippers. Paired with cropped trousers or a sweeping skirt.
Benefit Gimme Some Lovin’ gift set, £39.50
This neat beauty set contains all of Benefit’s cult beauty favourites, great for a girl on the go.
Hotel Chocolat Rabot Chocolate Wreath, £26
Indulge every chocoholic’s fantasy with this Christmassy chocolate wreath, dusted with hazelnuts, almonds and raisins. Definitely not suitable to hang on the door.
Lomography fisheye python print camera, £80
Snap-happy types will love wielding this stylish gadget, includes a 170 degree fisheye lens, built-in camera flash and a hot shoe mount for external flash.
PJ Salvage macaroon print pyjamas, £69
This eccentric yet sweet spin on the flannel pyjama set is perfect for lazy Christmas mornings on the sofa.
Uniqlo cashmere jumper, £59.90
You can’t go wrong with winter warming cashmere to combat the approaching chill. Update this wardrobe staple by selecting it in an emerald hue.
Olivia Burton owl motif leather watch, £68
Give a hint to tardy friends with this artistic, gold-framed, owl print watch. Time keeping has never been this much fun.
Zara tuxedo blazer, £69.99
Borrow from the boys with this sharp, tailored tuxedo jacket; it will flatter all body shapes and can be worn throughout day and into night.
Mario Testino for Mate satin clutch, £115
Carry a work of art with Mate’s satin clutch, printed with an image from Mario Testino’s Alta Moda photographic series.
Aspinal cashmere lined leather gloves, £89
These luxurious leather gloves will bring out one’s inner screen-siren and stand the test of time.
Cambridge Satchel Company studded satchel, £150
The iconic Cambridge Satchel Company’s Brit Punk collection offers a toughened-up twist on the classic school bag – a truly British accessory.
Maria Francesca Pepe ear cuff chain set, £160
Ear cuffs are the 2013 alternative to the classic jewellery gift. Perfect for girls who want to make a statement.
Fleur of England dotty bra, £69, and bow tie brief, £50.50
Treat a very special someone to this fun and flirty silk and tulle lingerie set from Fleur of England – cheeky bow ties included.
Words by: Joy Starkey