Christmas 2019: Best Gift Ideas For Her, All Tatler-Approved
1/15 LG Pra.L Galvanic Ion Booster
Is she a beauty fanatic? Give her skincare routine a boost with LG Pra.L’s Galvanic Ion Booster, which uses iontophoresis, ultrasonic waves, and thermal therapy to cleanse the skin of impurities and deliver skincare ingredients deeper beneath the surface. The nifty gadget also makes for a relaxing at-home spa experience she will thank you for.
Available at Tangs at Tang Plaza Level 1, Robinsons The Heeren Level 1, and Robinsons Jem Level 1.
2/15 Kanebo The Exceptional The Foundation
Skincare junkies will love this—combining high coverage with nourishing skincare benefits, Kanebo’s new The Foundation is infused with the same Clear Botanical Complex from The Exceptional range to help achieve a clear and radiant complexion. Less is more for this ultra-luxe cream foundation, which boasts a buildable, long-lasting coverage.
Available at Kanebo counters.
3/15 Porcelain #GetYourGlowOn Skincare Kit
Let her know that she is the light of your life with Porcelain’s #GetYourGlowOn skincare kit. Packed with Porcelain’s favourites—Revive – Natural Skin Refiner (50ml), Soothe – Deep Hydrating Lotion (120ml) and a box of the Hydrocare – Bio-Cellulose Mask—the gift set is complete with a one-of-a-kind agate candleholder and gold dropper bottle, all within a festive gift box.
Available at Porcelain.
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4/15 Tiffany & Co. Eau de Parfum, White Limited Edition
A gem like the woman in your life is hard to find—there’s no better way to show your appreciation with Tiffany & Co.’s limited edition perfume. Concocted by perfumer Daniela Andrier, the floral fragrance is a blend of vert de mandarine, iris, musk and patchouli, poured within a faceted winter white flacon. A silver-rimmed collar in signature Tiffany Blue completes the precious bottle, only available for the holiday season.
Available at Tangs and Sephora.
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5/15 Vistajet’s ‘Myths and Legends in Lapland’ trip
Lapland is pretty much the best place on earth to celebrate Christmas, and the private jet charter company Vistajet has curated an ultra-exclusive trip to Germany and Finland for the woman in your life and you! Take in the Aurora Borealis, partake in winter activities like snowmobile expeditions, hang out with reindeers and stay in a fairytale-like luxury igloo. The memories—of course—are the ultimate gift.
Enquire more at Vistajet.
(Related: Dick Lee's Winter Holiday In Lapland)
6/15 Tatcha Luxury Obento Skincare Set
Indulge her with pampering skincare ritual from Tatcha. Inspired by time-honoured Japanese beauty secrets, all of Tatcha’s crowd-pleasers—Pure One Step Camellia Cleansing Oil; The Rice Polish: Classic, The Essence; The Deep Cleanse; The Water Cream; The Silk Canvas; Luminous Dewy Skin Mist; and the Violet-C Radiance Mask are placed within a beautiful lacquer bento-box, handcrafted by Japanese artisans.
Available from Sephora.
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7/15 Chanel 19 bag
For the fashion lover in your life, there’s no better way to commemorate the end of 2019 than with the new Chanel 19 bag. Designed by the late Karl Lagerfeld and Chanel’s current artistic director Virginie Viard, the rectangular flap bag pays tribute to the maison’s classics with a fresh perspective, featuring diamond quilting, metal chain links that transition through three finishes, and a large double C fastener.
Available at Chanel.
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8/15 Chaumet Jeux de Liens Harmony medallions
Pledge everlasting love with Chaumet’s Jeux de Liens Harmony medallions. Connected by crossed links, two asymmetrical pieces make up the medallion, symbolising a sentimental relationship. The pendant is can also be engraved, so you can leave a personal message that will remind her of you always. The medallions boast adjustable chains and can be layered for a new look every day.
Available at Chaumet.
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9/15 Net-a-porter’s bespoke shoe experience with Aquazzura
If she is a clotheshorse who is impossible to shop for, Net-a-porter might have the solution for you. They have an annual list of Fantasy Gifts for Christmas that out-of-this-world, including the ultimate gift for any shoe lover. This Aquazzura gift involves creating a one-of-a-kind shoe with founder and designer Edgardo Osorio from scratch, and a chance to visit his home and studio.
Available on Net-a-porter.
10/15 Bvlgari Bvlgari bracelet
Friendship bracelets are not just for kids—here’s one we would all love to receive. Boasting Bvlgari’s trademark double logo set in 18k rose gold with mother-of-pearl and onyx, the Bvlgari Bvlgari bracelet is a classy and contemporary statement piece that’s wearable for every occasion.
Available at Bvlgari.
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11/15 Clash de Cartier ring
For that fiery female who is always giving you tough love, the Clash de Cartier ring is a perfect balancing act between the feminine and masculine. Neo-classical and whimsical, the ring features geometrical studs that are delicately scalloped for comfortable wear. The eye-catching studs are also designed to move subtly, reflecting light as the ring flits and flickers.
Available at Cartier.
12/15 Chopard Happy Hearts bangle
Send love and happiness to the girl in your life with Chopard’s playful Happy Hearts bangle, created for big-hearted women around the world. Featuring a heart of red stone and a smaller sapphire crystal heart that encases a dancing diamond, the whimsical piece is set in 18k rose gold.
Available at Chopard.
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Completely forgot and need a last-minute gift? Try Giftano, a newly launched platform to purchase gift cards for unique experiences (like glass-making and chocolate making workshops), sports (bungee jumping and golf sessions), a meal at Singapore’s Top restaurants like Burnt Ends or The Summerhouse or spa and grooming sessions. You choose to have a physical gift sent to you, or even purchase it the day of as the gift can be emailed to your inbox.
Available on Giftano.
14/15 Ong Shunmugam's Suvarnabumi tableware
Does this lady like to host parties? Generation T honouree and designer Priscilla Shunmugam—famous for her interpretations of cheongsams—has gone into homeware, and the first Suvarnabumi collection comprises 11 pieces inspired by Asian dining rituals and traditional tableware might be the perfect present for her. Items include porcelain pieces, cutlery, placemats and napkins, and created by Japanese porcelain maker Kihara, in collaboration with homegrown brand Supermama.
Available at Ong Shunmugam.
15/15 Saint Laurent's Rive Droite collection
Saint Laurent Rive Droite celebrates Christmas with the coolest edit of gifts. There are Nordmann fir trees dressed up with Saint Laurent neon lights, stainless steel ice cubes, retro arcade machines designed by Neo Legend, skateboards, pet accessories and even Baccarat crystal homeware.
Available at Saint Laurent Rive Droite.