As the new year rolls around the corner most of us are hoping to celebrate 2022 with sparkling champagne, glittering gowns, all accompanied by the laughter of our nearest and dearest. The new roaring twenties has begun and to compensate for the decade beginning with such a splutter I have added some much-needed glamour with a Jazz age inspired gift guide. Let’s kick the new year off to a fantastic start! Whether this comes in handy for a January birthday, anniversary gift or a treat to yourself…
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Happy New Year!
Faberge Romance to Revolution, Waterstones, £40
Running until the 8th of May 2022, the V&A will be hosting a spectacular collection of the master goldsmith, Carl Fabergés creations. Whether you are able to visit or purchase this wonderful coffee table book you will be able to follow the journey of craftsmanship, elegance and luxury that Fabergé has left us.
Dyson Corrale™ straightener Prussian blue/rich copper, £399.99
Jump into the new year with a sleek new haircare routine! The set comes with a magnetic 360° charging cable, corrale presentation case, heat-resistant travel pouch, detangling comb, paddle brush, charging dock.
‘The Kate’ Hair Wrap Silke London, £50
Hand made in London and crafted from 100% pure mulberry silk you and your hair can sleep in comfort and style. No more tossing and turning, or dried up hair.
Bistro tiled monogram mug, Anthropologie, £10
Whether it’s housing your morning coffee or afternoon tea, the mug matters. If it’s a sleek business-like mug you feel ready to do your job, if it’s decorated in a Christmas scene I always find I can dance into the season with ease. Anthropologie gives us a personalised decorated in gold and black accents. If a warm drink is important to her the mug will be too!
Bouquet De La Reine Eau de toilette, Floris, £80
To celebrate the wedding of Queen Victoria in 1860, Mr Floris crafted a fragrance with all the beautiful notes of a bouquet. With lily of the valley, creamy tuberose, vanilla and delicate peach it is a scent fit for a queen.
Candle No.5 Gunpowder, Treason and Plot, Ardor Lux, £25
For a candle with a bang, light Ardour Lux’s candle No.5 to fill the room with sweet orange, cinnamon, patchouli and musky sandalwood. Each candle is made in Bath from 100% natural wax with no Soy or GMOs. (Also, a packet of seeds to grow in the jar after you have used the scent.)
Snake Earrings, Icarus Jewellery, £155
Another Bath business with plenty of shine is Icarus Jewellery, each piece crafted with the finest quality silver. The lovely snake earrings are rose gold plated sterling silver multi-colour gemstones. The snake while fashionable in the 1920s, has been a beloved symbol of luck longevity and fortune in China for thousands of years.
Prosecco Glow Gel Nail polish, Le Mini Macaron, £12
For a little sparkle to project you into the new year, try a new kind of manicure that transforms self-care from a waiting game to ease itself. Apply a few coats and cure under a LED lamp in a minute.
(Vegan and Cruelty-Free. Formulated without: Formaldehyde, Formaldehyde Resin, TPHP, Acetone, Ethyl Tosylamide, Xylene, DBP, Toulene, and Camphor.)
Rouge Dior Refillable lipstick, 525 Cherie Metallic Finish, £32
Paint her smile with beautiful colour! The Rouge Dior range uses the power of plants, red peony and pomegranate to comfort and moisturise the lips. Once she’s loved the colour she can try another in refill format.