Whether you’re struggling to find that perfect gift for the love of your life or a present for your aunt who has everything, we’ve got a little luxury for everyone – even your special, four-legged friends.
NET-A-PORTER monthly bag subscription, US$20,000 (A$27,700)
Indulge in a new luxury tote or sleek clutch every single month for a year. And the best part is, the recipient gets to choose the latest bag every four weeks, so you can’t go wrong.
Christian Louboutin Delikatissima, A$1,425
Wrapped in Marie-Antoinette’s favourite Chantilly floral lace, this elegant pair of stilettos will be the perfect addition to any outfit.
Kilian scented shield earrings, US$895 ($1,200)
The opulent black and gold tinted tassel earrings not only dazzle but ooze Kilian’s signature fragrance. With a porous ceramic stone tucked inside each piece and doused in Kilian perfume, the intricate design allows perfume to be worn in an innovative way.
Master & Dynamic’s MWO7 True Wireless Earphones, A$549.95
Blending form and function, the sleek wireless headphones deliver 14 hours of listening and can charge to 40% in 15 minutes. Boasting a striking design and unparalleled sound quality, the earphones are perfect for fashion-forward music lovers.
Falke Vicuña socks, A$760
While socks may be a go-to gift, these aren’t ordinary socks. Made on request, the gentlemen’s socks are tailored to an individual’s foot and made from Peruvian vicuña – the rarest wool in the world. The wool is handwashed and dried before being spun into velvety socks and delivered in an elegant wooden box.
The Balvenie Fifty, £27,500 (A$49,000)
Carefully crafted with some of the oldest and rarest casks, The Balvenie Malt Master David C Stewart MBE married four 50-year-old casks to blend unique tastes and strengths. And when it’s limited to only 12 bottles worldwide, you know it must be a pretty fine drop.
Waterford Crystal Lismore Diamond Vodka Set of Six Shot Glasses, A$899
This set of six shot glasses in radiant crystal and bowl will be a welcome addition to any household. A steel insert at the bottom of the bowl helps to keep the glasses and vodka bottle cold.
Chopard L.U.C Lunar One watch, POA
The 18-karat white gold watch has a perpetual calendar with an orbital moon-phase display where the moon orbits the small seconds axis on a subdial. Boasting 32 jewels and a 65-hour power reserve, the intricate timepiece is the perfect special gift for any space enthusiast.
A feel-good gift
Tiffany & Co. Save the Wild charm, A$415–A$990
The adorable Save the Wild charm range is a gift that gives back. A quaint 18-karat rose gold and sterling silver elephant, an 18-karat rose gold lion and a sterling silver rhino are among the intricate collection that supports wildlife conservation.
Through donating 100% of the profits to the Wildlife Conservation Network, which includes the Elephant Crisis Fund, the jewellery company has pledged a total donation of US$4 million by December 2019.
For the cook
Dolce and Gabbana Smeg appliances, from A$799
Taking art and craft to a new level, Smeg and Dolce & Gabbana collaborated to create a delightful collection of small appliances perfect for brightening up any kitchen.
A blender, toaster, kettle and juicer have been turned into decorative motifs of Sicily for the Sicily is my Love range.
For the gardener
Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver and Copper Watering Can, A$58,000
Add a touch of artisanal beauty to any botanist’s life with a stylish sterling silver and copper watering can.
The limited-edition watering can will add a little touch of luxe as it brings a garden to life.
For the fitness fanatic
NET-A-PORTER Ultimate Wellness Retreat, US$24,000 (A$33,000)
Accommodation for two people in a two-bedroom spa villa with private pool for seven nights at Jumeirah at Saadiyast Island Resort, Abu Dhabi, sleek LNDR activewear wardrobe, private Bodyism studio and 210 minutes of spa time per person… These are just some of the luxuries of this relaxing wellness retreat.
Gucci Flashtrek leather sneaker with crystal, A$1,865
Okay, they might not be entirely practical but given they were inspired by the hiking world we think stylish sporty types will love it. The crystals are set in an engraved metal casing to create a vintage jewel effect, and as they’re part of the removable elastic strap you can add the extra bling as desired.
For someone who has everything
Golden Circle stay at Buubble, from ISK59,900 (A$670) per night
Sleep under the stars during winter on Iceland’s south coast to experience the trip of a lifetime. Dubbed the five-million-star hotel, one can gaze at the aurora dance in the comfort of the transparent dome tucked into the snow.
Jo Malone Wild Fig and Cassis Luxury Candle, A$610
A complement to any the home, this indulgent candle exudes the sweet and earthy aroma of wild figs and the fruity essence of cassis and burns for 220 hours.
For your four-legged friend
Louis Vuitton dog collar, A$475
Why does your special pooch have to miss out on the festivities? Spoil her with an adorable pink bowtie collar complete with a golden brass plate perfect for customisation.
Louis Vuitton dog carrier, A$3,750
Carry your pup in style with this decadent leather dog carrier. The spacious bag is resistant to water and scratches, and comes with double zip-around closure and a breathable mesh window.