Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? Are you still making your list or struggling to find the perfect gift? If you are in need of some inspiration for the loved ones in your life then take a look at our luxury gift guide with ideas for everyone including those who have everything!
This playful super soft cashmere scarf is the perfect festive season accessory. Beautifully crafted from pure 100% cashmere and featuring a bright start print it is elegant yet fun and guaranteed to bring a pop of colour to any outfit. Wyse London Side Star Cashmere Scarf, £155, available exclusively at John Lewis.
Vinyl is making a comeback, so for new and old fans of the needle on the record, this turntable from Roberts Radio makes a great gift. It’s simple in design with oak wood veneer and features a USB connection and built-in amplifier. What’s more it will connect with any hi-fi, radio, sound system, multi-room speaker or device that has an auxiliary input socket. Roberts Radio RT100 Turntable, £249.
For the festival lovers, adventure seekers, glamping goers or gap year globetrotters in your life look no further than Bundle Beds! This fully bundled portable bed comes complete with a deceptively slim self-inflating mattress, built-in luxury duvet and pillow and soft, cosy 100% jersey cotton sheets, providing a comfortable night sleep anywhere in the world. BundleBed, £199.99, available in Teal, Yellow, Coral and Pink.
Created at the award-winning Puddingstone distillery in Tring, Hertfordshire by Ben and Kate Marston, this Navy Strength Gin comes with a carefully tweaked botanical recipe to complement it’s significantly higher ABV making it ideal for those who fancy themselves a bit of a mixologist! Cocktails all round! Campfire Gin Navy Strength Bottling Note, £38
Give the gift of imagination with a LEGO building set. Kids can set sail on the fabulous LEGO Friends Sunshine Catamaran (£64.99) featuring three floors for them to explore or help stop the crooks from escaping the LEGO City Police Station (£84.99) including an exploding wall m function and helicopter! Whichever set you choose, it’s sure to keep them busy long after Christmas day is over!
This colourful cushion is a work of art in itself! Designed and embroidered in Mexico by Otomi craftswomen, each piece is truly unique, featuring a vibrant print of animals, birds and flowers which is sure to bring a smile to the recipients face and anyone who graces their home. MulticolouredOtomi Embroidered Cushion, £55, Montes & Clark.
It’s always a good idea to have something up your sleeve for those unexpected guests who turn up and you can’t go far wrong with food! This magical tin of biscuits plays the lilting melody of ‘La Traviata’ while it gently revolves bring back happy childhood memories of carousel rides. Even better, inside is a feast of fabulous Chocolate & Macadamia Nut biscuits - delicious and extremely moreish! Mini Merry Go Round MusicalBiscuit Tin, £14.95, Fortnum & Mason.
This beautiful tome is packed full of the best entries from the first ten years of the prestigious Landscape Photographer of the Year competition, the brainchild of Charlie Waite, himself one of today’s most respected landscape photographers. From classic shots of verdant rural countryside and stark urban landscapes it captures the beauty and diversity of Britain in the 21st Century. Definitely one for the coffee table. Landscape Photographer of the Year: Collection 11, £25, Waterstones.
Everyone should own a beautiful pen and the Cross Century II Ballpoint is highlighted with 23 carat gold plated appointments and comes with a lifetime guarantee. Add a personal engraving to make it a gift they’ll never forget. £65, Cross.
Moleskine diaries and notebooks make a great stocking filler for him or her and come in a range of sophisticated colours including green, rose, sapphire or classic black. With a day per page there’s plenty of room for planning and recording thoughts. Moleskine 12 Month 2018 Pocket WeeklyHardcover Diary/Notebook, from £16.
Happy shopping and merry Christmas!