The ultimate Christmas Gift Guide, brought to you from your favourite stores in St John’s Wood High Street.
For the person in your life who deserves a hamper full of extravagant culinary delights, this A Taste Of Panzer’s from Panzer’s Deli is the ideal gift for effortless yet glamorous entertaining over the holidays. Including smoked salmon, bagels, cream cheese, Prosecco, a wine bag, Summer honey, raspberry jam, Spanish extra virgin olive oil, granola and a Panzer’s 75th Anniversary porcelain bowl. In short, a gift from heaven for breakfast over the festive period.
Whether you’re looking to spoil someone dear or treat yourself you’ll be sure to rock the boat in Rixo’s newest mini dress from – Roxy! Smothered in a beautiful pink, blue and green hibiscus print and cut with a sweetheart neckline, billowing sleeves and tiered skirt all in a light and breezy fabric, Roxy is nothing if not flattering. An influencer favourite, the Roxy dress is perfect dressed up with heels or dressed down with boots and a jumper and will see you through all weathers.
What to buy for the person who has everything? Look no further than the Ivy St Johns Wood gift card – a great way to treat friends, family, a colleague or loved one this Christmas. Presents are nice but experiences are special, they’ll be able to enjoy the impeccable menu and wine to match or simply soak up their surroundings with an expertly crafted cocktail in hand. The Ivy St Johns Wood is open 7 days a week and offers sophisticated dining in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Available from a minimum of £25 to extravagant as you wish, The Ivy St John’s Wood gift card is sure to put a smile on anyone’s face this festive season.
Since 1913, the Belgian chocolate experts at Leonidas have been making it their mission to create the most delicious, delicate and luxurious pralines possible and this year’s Christmas box is no different. The box is filled with all the usual favourites plus the edition of a seasonal Christmas tree selection which comes in 4 flavours; the white cranberry, the marbled milk chocolate with almond cream, the dark chocolate with tangerine ganache and the milk chocolate with coffee macaron praline. A wonderful stocking filler for the chocolate lovers in your life.
For the gym bunnies in your life, boutique fitness brand Core Collective have just launched CCTV (Core Collective TV) which offers on demand and real time workouts with trainers that know exactly what you need, and when you’re going to need it. CCTV offers the same motivation and the same energy from the comfort of your own home. Designed to deliver results with 11 different workout forms, there’s something to fit every fitness want and need. Subscriptions are available for £10 per month or as an annual package for £90.
The limited edition fashion store Curated Crowd prides itself on connecting conscious consumers with conscientious and creative brands. The latest edit showcase contemporary jewellery brand AMMANII, whose current collection includes an array of stunning silver and gold statement pieces with coloured gemstones, elegant pearls and bold tassels. Born from the desire to tell stories and unite women while transcending cultural barriers, each design is meant to provoke courage and inspire a vision of a global sisterhood with a purpose of creating a better tomorrow.
Rigby & Peller
West End born luxury boutique, Rigby & Peller, is a must visit when looking to spoil someone with beautiful lingerie or swimwear, but with so much on offer it could be difficult to choose just one thing. We recommend opting for the Marie Jo Anna Triangle Bra – a sheet triangle bra with elegant black lace and airy tulle. It’s timeless, versatile and exudes pure class and style. To complete the set, the Marie Jo Anna collection also comes with a selection of briefs and thongs in varying cuts to match everyone’s personal style.
Lords at Home
For festive homewares, family owned retailer Lords at Home has an abundance of gifts to choose from. Our favourites this season are from the Thornback & Peel collection featuring double oven gloves, tea towels and apron with beautiful motif illustrations of red robins and mistletoe. Both functional and stylish, they’re great for gifting and making wonderful stocking fillers for your favourite foodies and master bakers. Buy individually or as a set to really make someone’s Christmas special.
You heard it here first – Facegym’s workouts aren’t for the faint hearted. They’re defined by their signature massage techniques, including knuckling, pinching and whipping strokes, to stimulate blood circulation and collagen, boost the lymphatic system and increase cell renewal. They begin with a warm up, intensify the pace during cardio and sculpting, then finish with a cool down. Expect eye raising results, literally. Ready to lift, tone and sculpt? Kick-start for your face exercise routine at home with their Essential Online Workout Kit, the perfect gift this Christmas.
The kit includes;
- Face Ball
- Signature Serum
- Gold Derma Roller
- Beauty Restorer – Gua Sha
The grandest of grand gestures. The Rococo ‘Extravagance of Chocolate’ is a stunning two tier 100 piece chocolate box made up of some of their most delectable truffles and pralines. Indulge yourself or spoil someone else with a gift that’s guaranteed to make their mouth water.
This Winter more than ever, Ba&sh reaffirms their values of friendship, optimism and the right to frivolity. Let’s get into the dance. Let’s put on the most glamorous evening outfits of the season, and let’s deploy our good energy to make the night more beautiful. Jewelled dresses and satin jumpsuits accentuate the bodies with brilliance. Backless clothes, glitters and stilettos make femininity rise to the highest degree. Nothing is too beautiful. With ba&sh the party is never over. Bringing you the perfect party wear this Christmas.
The gift edit at ME+EM is perfect for the person who loves a long country walk on Boxing Day, think cashmere beanies with detachable faux fur pots pots and chunky Winter knits to layer up in. Your loved one will definitely love a piece of ME+EM this Christmas.
Paul Davis is a proven entrepreneur. His previous successes include Ted Baker, PND and Coast, where he was a key member of the original founding teams. He has a strong creative background in design and source. In his early years, he created and produced numerous collections for various brands and has the proven ability to deliver exciting new concepts. This Christmas spoil your loved one with the Stand Studio Green Faux Fur Cocoon Coat featuring a notched collar, concealed snap button fastening through the front, large patch pockets in front and internal zip pocket. The Camille Cocoon Coat is the signature STAND STUDIO everyday faux fur coat. This over-the-knee faux fur coat has a slightly oversized and relaxed fit, the perfect present this Christmas.