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Holiday Gift Guide

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Because we're always in need of gift ideas.


  For me, this year is all about making a stylish difference and customisation. Whether you are buying for your glamorous VIPs or needing a reason to shop, here are 10 chic pieces I love:


Presents so perfect, you don't even need to include a receipt. From necklaces to bracelets, some pieces that are under NZ$500 (US$355) can be found here and here. My personal favourite is the Overlap Circle Keyring. Time to make the world sparkle!

Imagine unwrapping a bag with your name, how heartwarming is that? The Daily Edited personalised leather accessories is surely going to make your heartbeat skips.

This 'Little Makeover' bauble set includes a lipstick, perfume bottle and stiletto shoe. Each one is lovingly made from mouth-blown glass, hand-painted, finished with a festive sprinkling of glitter and packaged in a wooden presentation box. More designs available here.

What I love about Rizzoli's fashion books apart from their beautifully captured pictures, is the fact that they make such beautiful displays on your coffee table. Dior: The Art of Colour released recently under the direction of Peter Philips, creative and image director of Dior Makeup, highlighting the brand’s makeup revolutions and celebrates decades of creative freedom.

Beautifully designed, natural and New Zealand made, what's not to love? This limited The Aromatherapy Company Vanilla Bean and Pear range is an essential for creating a heavenly and luxurious home.

The most unexpected gift idea right here. Practicality: probably not, prettiness and uniqueness: 100%. Add a personalised monogram and this fashionable gift will surely impress and inspire. Order before 16 December to arrive by Christmas.

Perfect gift for lovers of all things monochrome, Copper and Chrome stylish monthly planner is a stylish friend that keeps all your appointments and plans in place.

I am a big fan and my house is filled with Country Road homeware. Now it's my mission to fill my friends house with these beautiful things too! Their marble range is totally breathtaking, check out this, this and this! Plus, they come in the prettiest gift wrap.

I always love to give my phone a little bit more personality, that's why I think cellphone cases make great gift idea. Here are some cool ones from Gucci, Fendi and Dolce&Gabbana.

Bandeau scarf is an amazing multi-ways accessories. Whether you are wearing it as a hair band, choker, belt, or an accent to your favourite bag, this versatile accessories is a wardrobe staple that will amp up any outfit. Check out this beauty from Fendi, Emilio Pucci and Valentino.