As the winter and its grey days carry on brighten those celebratory anniversaries and birthdays with special cosy gifts. I’ve curated a wintery gift guide to help the wonderful women in your life to best enjoy their day of celebration with the finest pampering products, sparkling jewellery and even a purse or two if you decide to go out for the big day.
This self-care kit includes x 1 Duolab device in the neutral Sand colour, x 1 Discovery pack of 14 capsules, x 1 unique code unlocking two months of skincare capsules delivered to your door and x 1 FREE skincare consultation.
Skincare Spa Experience, Duolab, £179
For the gift of splendid skincare, Duolab blends technology with plant-based ingredients up to 100% preservative-free. Using the LAB device and a DUO of capsules that are vacuum packed they can choose what their skin needs from day-to-day.
Pearl Pave stud Earrings, Icarus Jewellery, £80
Icarus Jewellery is an independent Bath-based business that has been providing us with intriguing and quality jewellery for 15 years. These earrings are handmade with rose gold-plated silver and embellished with sparkling cubic zirconium.
Qori Alpaca Fur Hat, Lacorine, £169
This beautifully soft hat is crafted from alpacas that died during the harsh Peruvian winters, no animals are harmed to make these garments. All the wool is hypoallergenic and lanolin-free. Antonia, Lacorine’s founder and designer is from Peru and while searching for the highest quality materials, has been able to build a lasting relationship with the alpaca farmers and local artisans.
Pomegranate Nail Gel, Le Mini Macaron 10ml, £12
Le Mini Macaron has been giving busy ladies long-lasting and beautiful manicures for seven years now. Each polish coat is cured with a LED light to last for up to a month without chipping or peeling. Each colour-popping formulation is Vegan and Cruelty-free.
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The Favourite Eau de Parfum 30ml, Penhaligon’s, £80
For a powdery honeyed scent, the favourite brings a long-lasting Eau de Parfum of iris, musk, and sandalwood, with a sharp hint of mandarin and sweet mimosa. Boxed and bowed to perfection The Favourite is ready for gifting when you are.
Pro-Collagen Rose Cleansing Balm, Elemis 100g, £44
“A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.”
In lieu of a bundle of roses, Elemis offers a nourishing cleansing balm that smells sweetly of English Rose Oleo Extract, Mimosa wax and Elderberry. A true multiple-use product fitting like this can fit into her routine as a first and second cleanse and even a hydrating mask.
Extra Rich Vitamin E Skin Oil 100ml, Verde London, £30
Verde offers a wide array of wonderful aromas and beautiful textures for all skin types and moods. This exquisitely rich product is a blend of Jojoba, Avocado, Apricot and Vitamin E. It is best applied after a relaxing bath or shower where the scents of Rose, Neroli, Benzoin and Sandalwood will relax and pamper.
Alba Refillable candle, Karma & Co, £29
I first ran into Little Karma Co. at Source Bulk Foods where they stock all manner of health-conscious products, as well as a whole selection of sustainable gifts. Little Karma’s candles are 100% natural wax (Rapeseed and coconut oil) and all beautifully themed. You can also purchase refills (£19) of your favourite candles to pop in the empty glass jar.
Dynamic Resurfacing Peel & Reset, Elemis, £70
Elemis have launched another 2-in-1 product with a clinically proven* formula that both gently exfoliates using a skin-kind blend of Phytic, Ellagic and Mandelic acids. After exfoliation, pump phase 2 to soothe post-peel skin with nourishing Birch Sap. For a pamper 1-2 times a week and only a pump of either end required it’s perfect for the busy woman in your life.
Stefano Turco leather bag, Luxe Designers, £179
For a bright pop of colour to brighten any grey winter day, a new handbag is a wonderful choice. With a lined interior crafted from Italian Dollaro leather handmade in Italy, this bag is set to last. Featuring a top handle and detachable shoulder strap, you have a bag that changes with the occasion at hand.