Christmas Gift Guide 2017

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It's the most wonderful time of the year, isn't it? The air is crisp, the fire is warm, the tree is decorated, your family comes together and you all share laughter, great food, amazing company and a  festive atmosphere. But what do you buy for the special people in your life? FEAR NOT! My annual Christmas Gift Guide is back for 2017 and contains some of the most opulent gifts imaginable. Whether you're looking to compile your very own Christmas list or maybe you're looking for the perfect gifts to buy for your loved ones - this gift guide has it all....

Within this guide you'll find various sections to make this guide easier to navigate for your reading pleasure. There's seven sections within this guide and they are as follows: Luxury Skincare & Healthcare Gifts, Fashion Accessories, Luxury Makeup Gifts, Luxury Fragrance, Electrical Beauty, Pamper Gifts, and Homeware Gifts.


Give the gift of beautiful skin this Christmas. Everybody longs for gorgeous skin, so why not give gorgeous skin as a gift? From high-end serums to advanced non-abrasive teeth whitening strips there's a little bit of everything within this section...

Gallinée X Antonia Magor The Happy Bacteria Set

Believe it or not, we are all 50% bacteria - yep, you did just read that right. We are 50% bacteria, and it's very important that we take good care of our bacteria. To maintain good bacteria it's important to feed yourself, inside and out, with good bacteria. The Gallinée 'The Happy Bacteria Set' (£49.90) contains the most amazing trio of award-winning products: La Culture Face Mask & Scrub, Hydrating Face Cream and Foaming Facial Cleanser. This trio will either give you or the recipient gorgeous, glowing skin that's good for your bacterias! Perfect for any health conscious individual or somebody who may be embarking on a health-kick come January, this wonderful gift set also contains a collaborative cookbook by Antonia Magor, containing 25 probiotic and prebiotic recipes! I've been using these products for just over a week, and I can already tell that my skin is looking and feeling more gorgeous - this gorgeous french brand is now a new favourite of mine!

Clarins New Double Serum (30ml)

Clarins' skincare items are the epitome of luxury and their new Double Serum is a true representation of just this. The new Double Serum is the 8th generation of this serum and this is undoubtedly their most innovative. Perfect for any skincare loving lady, especially perfect for ladies with slightly more mature skin. The Clarins new 8th generation Double Serum would make the perfect gift for your older sister, mother or even nan! At just £57 for 30ml, this opulent gift would make her Christmas!

Embryolisse Lait-Crème Concentré Limited Edition: Paris

A staple product in everybody's skincare cupboard since 1950, the Embryolisse Lait-Crème Concentré is a multitasker that will change your skincare routine. If you know somebody who adores luxury skincare, then why not get them this gorgeous product in the Limited Edition Paris packaging? A multitasking miracle, this wonderful cream will work as your moisturiser, primer, makeup-remover and face mask - amazing, right? A favourite product among beauty gurus for years, this wonderful cream leaves a silky veil on your skin while it works its magic at protecting, repairing and hydrating deep down in your skin. At £15, this skin saviour will answer all of her skincare issues!

Sukin Love Your Skin 3 Step Face Kit: Oil Balancing

If you know somebody who is constantly battling with oil/spot prone skin, then why not be their Fairy Godmother this Christmas? And get them this gorgeous skincare gift set? The Sukin Love Your Skin 3 Step Face Kit in Oil Balancing is a wonderful set that will aid them in the battle for beautiful skin. Containing three gorgeous Sukin skincare products: Purifying Gel Cleanser, Clarifying Facial Toner and Matifying Facial Moisturiser - this set really is wonderful for any skincare savvy guy or girl! Priced at £20 and available from hollandandbarratt.com, this wonderful gift set is a no brainer!

The Hero Project Night Drops

If you know somebody who is constantly burning that candle at both ends then The Hero Project's Night Drops might be the answer to all of their stresses in life. It's a proven fact that stress can make your skin stressed and then because of your skin, you get even more stressed - so why not prevent a little bit of that stress by ensuring your skin is in tip-top condition? The Hero Project's Night Drops Stress Less Age Defying Elixir works to brighten and de-stress your skin, prevent breakouts, reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and hydrate your skin thoroughly. At £45 for this wonderful miracle-in-a-bottle elixir, you won't disappoint your loved one when they unbox this on Christmas morning. Give the gift of good skin this Christmas...

RMK Nail & Hand Cream Set

Searching for the perfect stocking filler? The RMK Nail & Hand Cream set would make the most amazing stocking filler this Christmas. Keep your loved ones hands and nails healthy, soft and silky smooth this winter. 

Smilelab Advanced Teeth Whitening Strips

A brighter smile is what we all aspire to have, so why not give the gift of pearly whites this Christmas? Smilelab's Advanced Teeth Whitening Strips are the safe alternative to teeth whitening as they don't cause sensitivity! Easy to use and results guaranteed, this 14 day kit will be sure to put a smile on their face this Christmas. I've used these strips a few times and can vouch that they do exactly what they say with no sensitivity!

Burt's Bees Lip Balm Trio Tin Gift Set

A beautiful stocking filler by Burt's Bees, this year from their Christmas gifting collection my top pick would have to be this gorgeous Burt's Trio Tin Gift Set! Priced at a tiny £9.99, this wonderful little gift will give months of soft, unchapped lips to a loved one in the form of three beautifully presented, high quality lip balms. Containing the flavours of Wild Cherry, Pomegranate and Beeswax with Peppermint - how can anyone resist this cute little stocking filler?

Moroccanoil Treatment and Candle

Moroccanoil's Treatment is a cult classic hair product and a product that no girl would refuse to find in her Christmas stocking. Perfect for any hair type, especially hair that may be damaged because of styling or bleaching, this wonderful treatment can work wonders on any head of hair! Within this gift set you'll be getting a 100ml bottle of Moroccanoil's cult classic Treatment and a free scented candle (which smells utterly divine). Give her healthy, shiny hair by treating her to this wonderful set!



If you're unsure on what to get a girl; get her makeup. Makeup is the ultimate gift for any beauty loving gal! From makeup brushes to eyeshadow palettes and lipsticks to limited edition collaborations, get ready to be in her good books this Christmas...

Naked Smoky Palette by Urban Decay

An Urban Decay Naked Palette is a must-have for all girls, so why not get her the ultimate party-season-palette? The Naked Smoky Palette is a gorgeous palette comprising of all of the shades she's going to need to create the most gorgeous neutral smoky eye imaginable! With warm golden beige shades and cool shiny pewter hues, this palette can create an array of looks perfect for the party season. At just £39.50, the Naked Smoky Palette by Urban Decay is a no-brainer for any makeup junkie!!

Make Up For Ever Jessie J Artist Face Color Kit

Jessie J recently collaborated with Make Up For Ever - so if you have either a contour addict or a Jessie J fan in your life (or maybe even both); this gorgeous Limited Edition Artist Face Color Kit would make a perfect gift! With a contour shade (perfect for bronzing, sculpting and contouring); a blush shade (perfect for adding extra dimension and a healthy glow); and a gorgeous highlighting shade for getting that 'on fleek glow' this palette really does it all.

New launches from L'Oréal Paris 

L'Oréal Paris have launched some gorgeous new bits, just in time for Christmas. From a collaboration with Cheryl and their new Merry Metals Christmas collection? All of these highly affordable bits will make amazing stocking fillers! Cheryl's Lip Kits would make an amazing stocking filler, priced at just £9.99 each (with £1 from each kit sold going to The Prince's Trust). Containing two full size products - a Matte Lip Paint and an Infallible Lip Liner, Cheryl's kits come in three different shade options: Paint It Burgundy, Paint It Peach (the one featured above) and Paint It Greige. L'Oréal have also launched a holiday collection for 2017 - Merry Metals. Containing many gorgeous metallic makeup products from Glow Drops (a gorgeous liquid highlighting fluid), a beautiful Highlighting Palette and some beautiful metallic liquid lipsticks - this collection is a must-have for any makeup junkie! L'Oréal Paris is available from Superdrug and Boots. 

CND Vinylux Weekly Nail Polishes from the Nightspell collection

I was recently introduced to CND's Vinylux Weekly Polishes from the collection 'Nightspell' - a beautiful wintery nail polish range. CND is a leading professional nail company, so why not treat her to a gorgeous manicure in a bottle this Christmas? The Vinylux Weekly Polish combined with the Vinylux Weekly Top Coat will provide her with 7 full days of glossy wear, with NO chipping! My favourite shades would have to be Eternal Midnight and Viridian Veil. Retailing at just £12.95, how can you possibly resist?

Laura Geller Downtown Cool Palette

Comprising of 4 shimmer shades and 8 matte shades, the Downtown Cool palette by Laura Geller has everything you'll ever need to create smouldering eye looks that turn heads! Usually Laura Geller's eyeshadows are dome shaped, but this palette boasted of soft baked pressed shadows - but don't worry, the pigment, buildability and longevity if all still the same. This palette is a real multitasker. With naturals, neutrals and cool tones combined with brick reds and deep navy blues - the vast amount of looks you can create with this palette is mind-blowing. At £34 this palette doesn't break the bank either and will be sure to put a smile on her face this Christmas.

Lancôme Limited Edition 'Olympia's Wonderland' Cushion Highlighter 

Lancôme recently collaborated with Parisian Fashion Designer Olympia Le-Tan, to create a gorgeous collection for Fall 2017, they named the collection 'Olympia's Wonderland' - and rightly so.. this collection is truly mesmerising, magical and quite simply wonderful. The Lancôme Limited Edition Cushion Highlighter would make the most amazing gift for any makeup love. Oozing with opulence and a quirky, kitsch vibe, this collection is ditzy, pretty and perfect for any makeup-loving-girly! The packaging is truly stunning and I don't know any girl in this world who wouldn't want to own such a wonderful compact. At just £30 this Limited Edition Cushion Highlighter in collaboration with Olympia Le-Tan would make the perfect luxury stocking filler or main makeup pressie!

Bardou Brow and Lip Boosters

Bardou's fairly new Brow and Lip boosters would make an amazing stocking filler this Christmas. For any lady who is looking to get their 'brows on fleek' or their lips looking plump without having to undertake lip injections, these gorgeous products will be perfect for her. The Bardou Booster Brow (£25) is a semi-permanent brow gel that also boasts of being water-proof, smudge-proof and long-wearing. The Booster Brow is an amazing brow product that works, lasts and doesn't come off until you want it too. The Bardou Booster Lip (£15) is an incredible lip plumper that's different from any product she'll have ever seen. The Booster Lip increases oxygen flow, contains Hyaluronic serum and will plump her lips with NO pain whatsoever. This amazing lip plumper plumps your lips beyond your wildest dreams... you need to see it to believe it! 

Ted Baker London Kissed By A Rose Lip Collection

I honestly don't know a girl who wouldn't appreciate a gorgeous collection of lip products. This beautiful collection by Ted Baker is the 'Kissed By A Rose' gift set which contains a tinted red lip balm, a tinted nude pink lip balm and a gorgeous nude lipstick, as well as a beautiful compact mirror. Each product comprises of delectable rose-gold packaging, which is very on-trend and incredibly sought after. The lip balms and lipsticks are beautifully pigmented and super long-lasting also. For just £18, this wonderful gift set would light up any girl's face this Christmas... I can assure you!

Iconic London Brushes & Palette

Iconic London are ALL over Instagram at the moment, so if you've got a BFF in your life who is obsessed with getting perfectly blended eyeshadow or maybe a sister who is obsessed with all of the beauty gurus on YouTube and Insta.. then this duo from Iconic London will be for her! The Limited Edition Day to Slay Eyeshadow palette (£45) would make a perfect standalone gift or would team well alongside the Complete Eye Brush Set in Cream and Gold (£39.99) (depending on your budget of course). The palette itself is utterly stunning, comprising of rose gold, champagne, pink, lilac and gold hues - this palette has it all.. mattes, shimmers, metallics - the possibilities are endless. For a full review of these items, click here.

Clarins Everlasting Compact Foundation

If you really don't know what to get for your BFF, girlfriend or sister, remember a foundation (in their shade of course) will never, ever disappoint! A girl can never have too many foundations, so keep her stocked up this Christmas and introduce her to Clarins' new Everlasting Compact Foundation. At £31 this luxurious foundation will be sure to put a smile on her face this Christmas!

Urban Decay Vice Lipstick in Temper Comfort Matte

A red lip is a must for many of us when the festive season is upon us, so why not treat a loved one to a beautiful new red lipstick this Christmas? Urban Decay's VICE lipsticks never disappoint and would make such a perfect stocking filler this Christmas. At just £15.50 Urban Decay's Comfort Matte Lipstick in Temper is the perfect red lipstick for the festive season and would make a wonderful gift too!

Buxom Full-On Lip Polish in Trixie

Buxom have recently taken the makeup scene by storm here in the UK, so treat a her to a USA best selling lip polish this Christmas! Buxom's Full-On Lip Polish will plump up your lips, make them appear fuller and keep them soft, protected and looking perfect all day long. At just £15 this best-selling lip plumper will ensure she beams with happiness this Christmas.

Urban Decay ACDC Heavy Metal Glitter Liner

Glittery liner is another festive favourite, so why not go all out this Christmas with Urban Decay's Heavy Metal Glitter Liner in ACDC? For just £15 you could put this glittery treat in your BFF's Christmas stockings, Christmas crackers or even use them as table favours?

Too Faced Melted Matte Liquified Lipstick in Gingerbread Man

The perfect stocking filler for any makeup lover - the Too Faced limited edition Holiday 2017 lipstick in the shade and scent of Gingerbread Man is a winner! Super cute packaging, a rusty hued shade 9which is totally on trend) and the most amazing scent that is utterly delicious and ever so addictive. the Melted Matte in Gingerbread Man by Too Faced retails at just £19 and is sure to make your loved one happy this Christmas!

Make Up For Ever Artist Rouge Light in L203

Lipsticks are a must-have for us girlies and the Make Up For Ever Artist Rouge Light Lipstick collection is truly second-to-none! Punchy pigment, buttery formulation and beautiful packaging - this gorgeous lipstick makes an amazing stocking filler for any girl! For just £18 treat her to a luxe lipstick this Christmas.



We all love to look good and we all love to have gorgeous new pieces to add to our closets as we approach the new year, so treat her to a gorgeous luxury accessory this Christmas. With something to suit every personality, every budget and every style, this section will give you some much needed inspiration on how to treat her to a little bit of luxury this Christmas...


Grafea Vintage Atlas Hair Backpack

Grafea have been a favourite brand of mine ever since I first started blogging and I couldn't think of a better luxury fashion brand to include within this guide. Whether you're buying for a daughter, best friend, sister, cousin or mother - Grafea's backpacks and leather goods are all produced to the highest quality. Grafea's products are all durable, versatile and will last you a lifetime. I've owned a few of their gorgeous backpacks and can honestly vouch for them being made to the highest quality. The bag that I have decided to feature within this guide is the Vintage Atlas Hari - perfect for any traveller, lover of the world or lover of all things vintage, this gorgeous backpack will please anybody without a doubt! Grafea have a very broad selection of beautiful backpacks, from their classic Hari collection to their Baby, The Mini, Zippy and Fey collections - Grafea have a style to suit everybody. Not only do they have different styles, but they have an amazing selection of designs, colours, finishes and patterns. If the Vintage Atlas isn't for them (which I very much doubt, as it's the perfect print for anybody), then check out Grafea's website to discover a whole host of different looks. From block colours, florals, textured prints, soft leathers, marble prints and studded backpacks! The Hari Vintage Atlas Backpack retails at £220 but is currently on offer for just £154! Grab this gorgeous backpack while you can... it's even more gorgeous in real life, I can assure you.

Ladies' Bering High-Tech Ceramic Watch

Classic timepieces never go out of style. And that is exactly why you need to be either receiving a Bering Ceramic Timepiece or gifting one. This watch is a timeless timepiece - it will team with any outfit, look amazing on absolutely anybody and like mentioned previously, never go out of style. The Mother of Pearl dial teamed with the ceramic bracelet and crystal numerals, this watch is truly on trend and won't be dating anytime soon. The Ladies' Bering High-Tech Ceramic Watch retails at just £249.00 from WatchShop.com. This timepiece would make the perfect gift for any lady who oozes elegance, class and opulence; any lady who dresses to impress would certainly appreciate such an amazing gift this Christmas.

Leather & Thread Signo Purse in Mahogany

Leather & Thread are an amazing brand, a brand which specialises in beautiful handmade leather goods. The Signo Purse in Mahogany has been a staple accessory for me for the past few months, and at just £39 (plus an extra £5 should you like to personalise your gift with their initials), this wonderful handmade leather purse is both affordable and beautiful. Give them a personal gift that will get better with age...

Jewellery from WatchShop.com

Us girls love to accessorise, so why not make her day by gifting her a gorgeous bracelet? My two personal favourites would have to be my Chrysalis Bangle and my Christina Sterling Silver Bracelet. These two beautiful pieces are from WatchShop.com - an online destination which I adore because of the wonderful pieces they stock. From beautiful timepieces to gorgeous jewellery and amazing accessories - WatchShop.com really is your one-stop-shop for all of your luxury accessory needs (at AMAZING prices, may I add). I adore stacking these two pieces - so why not get her two different branded bracelets and encourage her to stack them for a unique look that not everyone will have!

Adexe London Meek Grande Timepiece

If you have a vintage style loving girl (or guy) in your life, then the Adexe London Meek Grande Timepiece will have them grinning with joy on Christmas Day. With oversized Roman Numerals, Curved Hardened Crystal Glass and a Hand-Made stainless steel mesh bracelet, this gorgeous vintage style timepiece is utterly timeless and will team with anything. Very much a unisex watch, this timepiece would be suited to anybody (male or female) who adores all things vintage! At £119 The Meek Grande by Adexe London won't break the bank and will light somebodies life up this festive season.

Lily LuLu Fashion Bow Detailed Lace Up Studded Biker Ankle Boots in Pink

These beautiful ankle boots by Lily LuLu Fashion would make the most amazing gift for any fashion loving girly in your life! In the most amazing powder pink nude, with stud detailing and bows, how can any girl resist this stunning studded beauties? Perfect for any season, these gorgeous boots are comfortable, super on-trend and will go with any outfit (not to mention how Instagrammable they are)! At just £30, these beautiful Lily LuLu Fashion 'Bow Detailed Lace Up Studded Biker Ankle Boots' will be sure to put a smile on any girl's face this Christmas. Perfect for a younger sister, BFF or cousin! 

Heritage Glasses from Vision Express

Why not gift a loved one a gorgeous new pair of frames from Vision Express this Christmas? Or, you could always gift them to yourself? These gorgeous Heritage Anti-Reflection Lens Women's Glasses from Vision Express are oozing with opulence and class. Boasting of beautiful craftsmanship in the form of delicate bows either side of the frames, diamontés on either end of the arms and the most flattering frame shape that would suit anybody with absolutely any face shape. Presented in the most gorgeous brown glasses case, how perfect would these glasses be to gift to a loved one? If you know your loved ones prescription, simply head into your local Vision Express store and enquire about these stunning frames. Retailing at £185, these beautiful frames are worth every penny. If you know a loved one who adores high-fashion, adores looking classy and sophisticated and needs glasses - then invest in a gorgeous pair of frames from Heritage at Vision Express on their behalf. I honestly can't praise Vision Express enough.



We all love to smell beautiful and we all love to receive a gorgeous fragrance during the festive period - you could even go as far to say it's almost some kind of tradition.. right!? Help grow her fragrance collection this Christmas and treat her to a luxury fragrance that will keep her smelling beautiful throughout 2018...

Moschino Fresh Pink Couture Gift Set

Moschino's fragrances are always so fun, uplifting and unique. Moschino Fresh Pink Couture is one of my favourite ever Eau De Toilettes, read my full review of this gorgeous fragrance here. Within this wonderful gift set, you're not just getting a small fragrance and a tiny body cream - oh gosh no! Within this £66 gift set you'll be getting a 100ml EDT of Moschino Fresh Pink Couture, a 100ml of the Body Wash, a 100ml of the Body Lotion and a free Moschino Manicure Set!! Amazing, right? And all for just £66 (which is the RRP of the 100ml fragrance alone)!! Amazing value. Don't miss out on this wonderful deal and secure yours from House of Fraser or Debenhams.

Obsessed for women by Calvin Klein

Calvin Klein have recently launched their new fragrance collection - Obsessed, for both him and her. If the lady in your life loves Calvin Klein's iconic fragrance Obsession, then Obsessed could be for her. Obsessed is a re-invention of the classic fragrance, Obsession - the fragrance echoes the original fragrance but is very different at the same time. Introduce her to a modern classic this Christmas with Obsessed for Her by Calvin Klein.

Dolce & Gabbana 'Dolce' Gift Set

Treat the lady in your life this year to a wonderful fragrance gift set by Dolce & Gabbana. Dolce by Dolce & Gabbana is a soft feminine fragrance that screams utter opulence. With notes of Papaya Flower, White Amaryllis, Waterflower and Musk, this fragrance would suit any classy lady who appreciates the finer things in life. Fragrance Direct have an array of amazing 'Dolce' gift sets available. For their 50ml Gift Set with 100ml Body Lotion you'll be paying less than £60!

Coach Eau de Parfum Gift Set

The Coach Eau de Parfum for women is a stunning fragrance that symbolises the contemporary independent woman. A floriental fragrance that combines the scent of sparkling raspberry with Turkish rose and sensual musk. The fragrance longevity is long-lasting, which means you can buy this product in confidence. The Coach EDP Gift Set retails at just £49 and includes a 50ml of the EDP and a 100ml perfumed body lotion. The perfume bottle itself is minimalistic yet incredibly chic and modern. The presentation box is stunning and wouldn't necessarily need to be wrapped.

Juicy Couture Viva La Juicy Glacé Eau de Parfum

Every girl adores smelling beautiful, so why not treat her to Juicy Couture's latest fragrance - Viva La Juicy Glacé? Inspired by the world of frozen beauty, Viva La Juicy Glacé keeps the original feel of the classic Viva La Juicy fragrance but cooler, crisper ingredients are introduced. Pear Sorbet, Frozen Mandarin and Frosted Cassis Leaves are just some of the cooler, icier ingredients within this new fragrance. Perfect for any woman of any age, Viva La Juicy Glacé boasts of an exquisitely designed bottle - an iridescent shimmery bottle, gemstone cap and feathery puff around the nape of the cap - Viva La Juicy Glacé really is something else. Retailing at £70 for 100ml, £50 for 50ml and £39 for 30ml, this opulent EDP would be well suited to any glamorous girl with a passion for fashion and all things pretty, pink and girly!



From Hairdryers, Epilators and Electrical Makeup Brushes - we all love to receive electricals for Christmas. See my top picks below...

Magnitone Barefaced Limited Edition in 'Serenity Blue'

As you know, I am a big fan of Magnitone. For over a year now, I have been utterly besotted with Magnitone. Magnitone have kept my skin glowing for over a year and for this, I cannot thank them enough. Each year, around the festive period, they launch GORGEOUS new colours within their Barefaced range - which is amazing for us collectors. The Serenity Blue Limited Edition (also available in Rose Gold) colour for 2017 is utterly stunning - the most beautiful pearlescent blue you will ever see. Within the beautifully presented box, you'll find your Barefaced Vibra-Sonic facial brush along with their classic Active Clean brush head, Wireless USB Travel Charger and an added extra - their Stimulator brush head, the most amazing brush head that will massage your skin and aid you in applying your serums, moisturisers and facial oils! The Magnitone Barefaced does it all - it deep cleanses your skin (right deep down in the pore) and now it can massage and tone your skin, while applying your skincare products! What a multitasker!! Retailing at £89.99 directly from the Magnitone website.

Tangle Angel Pro Collection

Yes, I understand these aren't electrical, but how could I not include these gorgeous brushes alongside the below hairdryer!? Tangle Angel hairbrushes have been favourites of mine for over a year now. I just ADORE the brand and their gorgeous brushes that are both unique and utterly stunning. The Tangle Angel Pro collection comprises of gorgeous metallic brushes that are also revolutionary  at detangling. Great used on wet hair, dry hair or even for when you're blowdrying your hair - this revolutionary brush really is something else. Available in Titanium and Rose Gold (featured above), the Tangle Angel Pro (with handle) retails at £19.50 and the Tangle Angel Pro Compact also retails at £19.50. Why not treat her to both so that she can have angelic hair on-the go and at home!?

Rainbow Shine Lee Stafford Hairdryer

Everybody loves to receive electrical goods for Christmas and I know that I for one, adore receiving hair products for Christmas! Why not treat the girl in your life who is obsessed with the perfect blow dry to Lee Stafford's new Rainbow Shine Hairdryer? A gorgeous purple hairdryer with iridescent rainbow detailing - this gorgeous hairdryer not only looks amazing but works like a dream too.. with a salon standard 2200W motor, this hairdryer will dry your hair in no time with complete ease. At £60, the Rainbow Shine Dryer by Lee Stafford would make the perfect gift for any beauty conscious girl.

Braun Silk-épil 9 Skinspa Epilator

The Silk-épil 9 Skinspa Epilator by Braun is an innovative epilator that is truly amazing. Combining lasting epilation with body exfoliation, the Silk-éil 9 Skinspa boasts of interchangeable heads that carry out an array of tasks all over the body. From close shaving your body hair, epilating your leg hair and massaging body oil into your skin, this wonderful device does it all. With additional 12 attachments (as well as the Epilator head): Deep Massage Pad, Exfoliation Brush, Gentle Exfoliation Brush, 2x hygiene caps, Shaver Head, Trimmer Cap, High Frequency Massage Cap, Skin Contact Cap, Facial Cap, Beauty Pouch and a stand. At just £180 this incredible multi-tasker answers all of your body hair and exfoliation prayers. A true investment for any beauty conscious lady, the Braun Silk-épil 9 Skinspa would make the perfect 'main present' for any woman of any age!

Magnitone Blend Up

Makeup brushes make the perfect gift for any girl at Christmas, so why not get her an investment piece? A brush that does it all? Help her achieve the most amazing flawless face base this festive season with Magnitone's BRAND NEW innovative brush... the Blend Up! At £70, the price tag may seem a little hefty at first, but I can assure you it's worth every penny, read my full review and introduction to the Blend Up here. Perfect as a main gift for your daughter or sister - this wonderful life-changing makeup brush will truly light up their Christmas morning!



We all love a good pamper - no matter what season or time of the year it is.. but there's just something about the festive period that makes us want to up our pamper game a little. Help pamper her this Christmas by gifting her something from my below top picks...


M&S Beauty Cocktails & Kisses Friday Night Essentials

Treat you BFF to a pamper evening this Christmas in the tun up to NYE celebrations. The M&S Beauty Cocktails & Kisses Friday Night Essentials Gift Set makes the perfect gift for any fizz loving, cocktail drinking girl. Containing all of the essentials you need to have a luxurious pamper session, from a Fizz & Bubbles Scented Bubble Bath, Mulled Wine Scented Bubble Bath, Mulled Wine Scented Bath Salts, Fizz & Bubbles Scented Lip Balm, Gin & Tonic Scented Lip Balm, Fizz & Bubbles Scented Hand Cream, Gin & Tonic Scented Hand Cream and the cutest 'Fizz is always the answer' coin purse. At just £30, make her feel fabulous this festive season. 

Molton Brown Luxury Hand & Body Washes

I adore Molton Brown - everything they produce is exquisite and utterly luxurious. From their fine hand washes to their luxurious body washes, I don't know anybody who wouldn't appreciate receiving a multitude of Molton Brown goodies for Christmas. Just to give you an idea of some of their fragrances, my personal favourites would have to be: Delicious Rhubarb & Rose, a gorgeous tart rhubarb fragrance with the softness of rose; Pink Pepperpod, a spicy yet delightful fragrance that smells warm and comforting; Intoxicating Davana Blossom, a romantic and highly captivating fragrance; and Ylang-Ylang, a rich, peaceful, relaxing and harmonious fragrance. Body washes retail at £20 each and hand washes retail at £18 each.

Marks & Spencer Let it Snow Mini Crackers containing festive Bath Fizzers

What's more festive than a Christmas Cracker? Oh yes, Christmas Crackers containing festive scented bath fizzers of course! The perfect stocking filler for anybody who adores a relaxing soak, at just £5 (and on the M&S Beauty 3 for 2 offer) how can you not get the Let it Snow Mini Crackers for your loved ones?

Champneys Specially Selected Masks

Champneys, the original health spa, always release the most amazing ranges with Boots each year, so why not give the gift of a spa-day at home to a loved one? This gorgeous set contains 10 luxurious masks for your face, hands and eyes would make a wonderful stocking filler this Christmas. this set contains... 2x Clay Face Masks; 2 pairs of Moisturising Hand Masks; 2 pairs of Gel Eye Masks; 2x Moisturising Face Masks and 2x Pick Me Up Face Masks. The set of 10 Specially Selected Masks by Champneys retails at just £10 from Boots, and is also on their 3 for 2 offer too!

LUSH Christmas Goodies

Everybody loves a little bit of LUSH goodness at Christmas, so why not treat her to a huge haul of LUSH Christmas goodies!? I've picked out my favourites from this years collection: the Christmas Eve Bubble Bar (£3.95) is a delightful product for anybody this Christmas - give as a gift the night before Christmas so that they can lay back and enjoy a relaxing bath before the big day! The Candy Mountin Bubble Bar (£3.25) is a cult classic from LUSH and a firm favourite among most of us, with a similar scent as their Rockstar soap and Snow Fairy range, this bubble bar will leave her smelling like candy floss! The Christmas Cracker Bubble Bar (£5.95) is a fizzy delight - with scents of lemon sherbet, this gorgeous bubble bar will refresh her after the big day! The Magic Wand Bubble Bar (£5.95) in Snow Fairy is an absolute dream - an instagram must-have, you have to treat her to this. A first for the Snow Fairy range... a Cold Pressed Snow Fairy Soap (£5.95)! With a cute wand within the soap itself and the most amazing candy floss scent, this soap is a must-buy. Now for a personal favourite, the Salt and Peppermint Bark Shower Scrub (£6.95) is a gorgeous body scrub that will scrub away the stresses of Christmas.. perfect for a Boxing Day Pamper!



In the new year we like to have a good old sort out and invest in new pieces to spruce up our decor - so why not help a loved one out by giving them a gorgeous new piece that will light up their home?

VQ X Emma Bridgewater Hepburn MKII DAB Radio

Emma Bridgewater and VQ collaborated a couple of years ago to produce the most gorgeous digital radios imaginable. I just had to feature a piece from the VQ X Emma Bridgewater range as they're honestly the most amazing radios ever and would make the most gorgeous gifts. Featured within this guide, the Hepburn MKII in the wonderful Wallflower print by Emma Bridgewater is a stunning piece that is utterly timeless. Perfect as a gift to an individual loved one, or even as a gift to a household - this wonderful radio would make the most exquisite gift. At £149.99, this gift would be suitable as a loved one's 'main present' as it's truly delightful. The radio itself runs like a dream - the sound is crystal clear, it has DAB, FM and you can connect it to your phone via Bluetooth or AUX among many other amazing features.

Thirsti Puck (As seen on Dragon's Den)

The thirsti Puck is a personal hydration coach, that will aid you in keeping hydrated and healthy. Perfect for any health enthusiast, the thirsti Puck would make a wonderful gift this Christmas. The thirsti Puck will remind you to drink throughout the day by glowing... but how? Once you get your Puck home (or when your loved one opens it up on Christmas day) you simply download the app (IOS only, not Android.. yet), shake your Puck and then drop it in your drinks bottle or glass. The Puck will glow when you need to have a drink and this in turn, will keep you hydrated and healthy! Retailing at £34.95, the thirsti Puck is reasonably priced and will keep your loved one(s) healthy, happy and hydrated as we approach the new year!

The Hundred and One Dalmatians by Dodie Smith 

The Folio Society have given their special touch to Dodie Smith's The Hundred and One Dalmatians - the classic tale that children and adults alike adore. Illustrated by Sara Ogilvie, this gorgeous special edition of The Hundred and One Dalmatians contains exquisite illustrations by Ogilvie throughout the entirety of this book - her illustrations really do bring the book to life and 'heighten both the fun and energy of the story'. This wonderful special edition by The Folio Society also contains a wonderful introduction by Jacqueline Wilson, award winning Children's author. This gorgeous illustrated book containing the classic Children's tale would make a wonderful gift for anybody who adores this heartwarming story. Retailing at £39.95, this beautiful Quarter-bound in blocked cloth special edition of The Hundred and One Dalmatians by Dodie Smith comprising of the classic tale, a heart-warming introduction and exquisite illustrations, is available exclusively from www.foliosociety.com. Purchase it here.

SOSI Candle

If you're buying for a spiritual person this Christmas, or somebody who adores posting inspirational quotes on Instagram, then a SOSI Collection Candle could do just the trick. The 'She Designed A Life She Loved' candle by SOSI is both inspirational and Instagrammable. Clean, crisp and beautifully scented with Lemongrass, Lime & Bergamot, this beautiful fragrance will fill your home for around 30 hours! At just £22.99 this highly photogenic gift that gives off an inspirational vibe will be a big hit with anyone this Christmas.

Yankee Candle Spiced White Cocoa Candle & Mosaic Jar Candle Holder

Why not treat a loved one to this amazing duo? The Yankee Candle Spiced White Cocoa Large Jar (£23.99) is NEW for this holiday season and oh my - it smells amazing! Warm and indulgent, this gorgeous scent has top notes of White Cocoa; mid notes of Salted Caramel, Sweet Cream & Nutmeg; and base notes of Butterscotch. The perfect medium of sweet, rich and foodie - this delicious candle by Yankee Candle would make the most amazing gift. If you really want to go all out, then get them the Celebrate Mosaic Jar Candle Holder (£26.99) by Yankee Candle as well? Again, another item new for this festive season, this gorgeous Jar Candle Holder makes the most amazing centrepiece in any home, while ensuring your Large Jar Yankee Candles are cared for correctly (this makes sure the wax pools to either side of the jar, therefore ensuring maximum burn time). Treat them to the above duo this Christmas to be in their good books....

Ava & I Gin Cup & Saucer

If you're buying for somebody who adores the odd Gin & Tonic and you're looking for more of a niche gift, then this gorgeous Cup and Saucer by Ava & I would make the most amazing unique gift. The 'Gin is always a good idea' cup and saucer by Ava & I is a unique and utterly stunning gift - perfect for those of us who adore cocktails, gin & tonics and all things pretty. This wonderful fine china set would make any gin enthusiast GRIN with joy this Christmas. At just £12.99 from Lakeland this wonderful gift (that comes beautifully boxed) is great as a stocking filler and won't break the bank.

Ava & I Sip Sip Horaay Stemless Wine Glass & Prosecco Shimmer

Again, Ava & I have done it again! Another gorgeous alcohol themed gift - perfect for anybody who loves a glass of wine or prosecco. This wonderful 'Sip Sip Horaay' Stemless Wine Glass by Ava & I (bought from Lakeland) would be great as a secret santa gift or stocking filler. At just £7.99 this wonderful (highly instagrammable) glass would make her Christmas complete (especially with Bucks Fizz popped inside)! Why not add some gorgeous shimmer to your prosecco when using this gorgeous glass? The Raspberry Shimmer for Prosecco by PopaBall (£7.49) makes your drink look opulent and taste amazing! See below...

Elemental Herbology Wood Candle

The Elemental Herbology Wood Candle is a delightful scented candle that boasts of five element aromatherapy. Enjoy 45 hours of fragrance with the Wood Candle with: top notes of Citrus, Mandarin and Lime; Mid notes of Aromatic Lemongrass, Eucalyptus and Nutmeg; and base notes of Rich Woods, Ginger and Clove. This candle is the ultimate winter fragrance for your home and makes the perfect gift for any lover of home fragrance and refreshing scents. The fragrance will lift your mood and spirits while leaving your home smelling refreshed and rejuvenated. Retailing at £39, the Elemental Herbology Candle in 'Wood' would make a wonderful gift!

Urban Apothecary London Velvet Peony Luxury Scented Candle

If your loved one isn't a lover of festive fragrances, then why not get them a gorgeous scented candle to carry them through to spring? Urban Apothecary's Velvet Peony Luxury Scented Candle is a stunning candle that has the most amazing fragrance. With top notes of Peach and Raspberry; heart notes of Peony, Rose, Ylang Ylang and Violet; and base notes of Amberwood, this candle is flirtatious, fruity, floral and seductive. Urban Apothecary Candles are hand poured in England by skilled artisans. Retailing at £30 for a 300g luxury scented candle that will burn for a maximum time of 60 hours.

Marks & Spencer Star Of Wonder Myrrh and Opium Flower Scented Candle

If you're looking for an opulently scented candle to gift to a loved one, then the Star Of Wonder Candle in the scent of Myrrh and Opium Flower by M&S would be perfect for them. If your loved one adores heady, depthy, opulent fragrances that fill the home with luxurious fragrance this candle will suit them down to a tee. With the captivating scents of Rose, Sandalwood, Amber, Saffron, Cinnamon and Musk, this gorgeous candle is winter in a jar. Reminiscent of expensive, opulent perfumes and the scent of Oud, this candle really is the definition of luxury. Priced at just £15 (and on the M&S 3 for 2 offer) - this candle is both affordable and luxurious!


Thank you ever so much for reading my loves! Whether you're buying for a friend, sister, girlfriend, mum or cousin - this guide should have you covered. I really hope you enjoyed reading - I've worked hard on this for a few months and I'm very pleased with how it's all come together, and I really hope you love it as much as I do.

Let me know what you think of it below in the comments section. I'd love to know your thoughts - all of your feedback means the world to me!

I hope you're all having a marvellous Autumn and I hope you have a wonderful Christmas!

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Marks and Spencer Luxury Beauty Advent Calendar Review + Unboxing
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Christmas Gift Guide 2016








*The majority of the contents of this gift guide was bought by myself, however, some of the contents was kindly gifted to me by the brands themselves. I cannot thank the brands that gifted me items enough for their support! 

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26 comments

  1. The layout and photography on this post are amazing!! You can really see how much work you've put into it xx

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    1. Thank you so much for the lovely comment, Jay! I am so thrilled that you can see how much effort I've put in - it really means the world to me. Thank you so much for reading! - Mollie xxx

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  2. omg this is the most beautiful and detailed gift guide I read recently!! Well done and thank you for giving us ideas!! I need to prepare my gift guide too, I am so behind!

    Yiota
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    1. Thank you so much, Yiota! This comment means the absolute world to me. I'm so glad you enjoyed it. Thank you so much for reading! - Mollie xxx

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  3. Such a nicely written Christmas gift guide.. Great to see that you have put in so much effort in this blog post..
    Amazing ideas :) Wonderful post dear!
    Beauty and Fashion Freaks

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    1. Thank you so very much, Jo! this comment means the absolute world to me - thank you!! - Mollie xxx

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  4. Wahhh you have me wanting everything, such a gorgeous post! You capture everything so beautifully as always, such a stunning gift guide :D I'm so excited to go shopping now! xx

    elizabeth ♡ ”Ice Cream” whispers Clara

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    1. Eeee! Your comments always fill me with so much joy! Thank you so much, Elizabeth - this comment means the entire world to me. - Mollie xxx

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  5. Wow, a really detailed list! I've just started my shopping and bought a few Clarins gift sets!
    Have a lovely weekend :)
    Rosanna x
    Rose's Rooftop

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  6. Wonderful post dear …………………keep posting!!!!!

    Iphone 8 back cover

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  7. OMG, this is the biggest gift guide I've seen so far! :oo
    What a great selection and everything would make incredible gift! Thank you for great ideas x

    Indre,
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    1. Thank you so so much, Indre!!! This comment means the world to me! - Mollie xxx

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  8. Love this amazing post, the pictures are truly stunning, thank you for sharing, very inspiring!!!

    xxx

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    1. Oh wow! Thank you ever so much, Nora! - Mollie xxx

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  9. ah christmas shopping already I haven't even begun to think about it lol

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    1. Haha! You better get shopping! - Mollie xxx

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  10. Wow...this is an excellent resource of a post. You've put so much time and effort into, so thank you. I can spot so many things I would love in my life here. Molton Brown bodycare is so underrated. I also love your candle picks xxx
    UmmBabyBeauty

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    1. Thank you so much, Salma! This means the entire world to me, it really really does! I agree, Molton Brown is very underrated, I personally can't get enough of it!! - Mollie xxx

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  11. SO many great choices here! You've got me wanting to add a lot to my Christmas list!
    Really great post! So detailed & the photography is gorgeous! Thanks for sharing! Xx

    Little Luxuries By Lynsey

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    1. Thank you so much Lynsey! This comment is so lovely and warms my heart!! - Mollie xxx

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  12. Those are such wonderful gift ideas that there is so much variety I can hardly choose. I am in love with the vast selection. So inspirational

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