Gifts for her
Posted November 23, 2018 2:00 p.m. EST
ATLANTA -- One out of five consumers plans to spend more money this year during holiday shopping than last year, according to data from NPD's 2018 Holiday Purchase Intentions survey.
While clothing is the No. 1 holiday item for more than half of all shoppers, gift ideas also include footwear and small accessories and jewelry. Here are a few ideas for the women on your gift list.
Space NK Best of Space NK Iconic Heroes, $99
The British Apothecary has created a limited-edition edit of best-selling beauty favorites. The gift features brands including Kevyn Aucoin, Oribe, Sunday Riley, Diptyque and more valued at about $200. It is available online at spacenk.com.
Fairchild Baldwin Stella Earrings Holiday in Gold, $62
Jill Fairchild, daughter of publishing legend and W magazine founder John Fairchild, launched this jewelry brand designed to suit the many moments in a woman's life. This version of the Stella earrings is handcrafted from elk leather with glitter embellishment. It comes in five special holiday colors. Get them at FairchildBaldwin.com.
Astrology by BITE Mini Amuse Bouche Lipstick Vault, $75
BITE debuted the astrology collection of lip colors last year to rave reviews. Now zodiac lovers can explore all facets of their astrological makeup with the full set of 12 mini, limited-edition Astrology by BITE Amuse Bouche Lipsticks inspired by the zodiac calendar. It is available exclusively now on Sephora.com and on Bitebeauty.com starting Nov. 23.
Restoration Hardware Luxe and Ultra Faux Fur Slippers, $29
Slippers and booties lined in faux fur keep feet cozy on cold winter nights. The Luxe version features an even pile while the Ultra style features a mix of long and short hairs. Both Luxe and Ultra come in slipper or bootie styles. They are available at Restoration Hardware stores or online at Restorationhardware.com.
Viktor & Rolf Personalized Flowerbomb, starting at $95
First choose one version of Flowerbomb from the trilogy Flowerbomb, Flowerbomb Bloom and Flowerbomb Nectar. Next dress up the bottle to personalize it by choosing the bottle color, the embellishment and a monogram for engraving. Personalization can only be completed for the 50-milliliter size or larger. Prices start at $95 for Flowerbomb Bloom. Orders take one to three additional days for processing. No returns. Available at us.viktor-rolf.com.
Neiman Marcus Cashmere Collection poncho, $345
Made from materials sourced from Inner Mongolia, this two-ply cashmere poncho top features a V-neck with an inset chain detail and short dolman sleeves. It has a high-low hem and relaxed silhouette. Buy it online at neimanmarcus.com.
Royal Bingo by Laurence King, $30
Royal watchers will love this bingo game illustrated by Holly Exley. It features portraits of 64 royal icons from around the world, from the familiar faces of William and Kate to the lesser-known playboy Prince Wenzeslaus of Liechtenstein. Not only are all the European royals included, but there are also royals from Jordan, Malaysia and more. An accompanying booklet gives more insight into their royal personalities and romances. Get it online at laurenceking.com.
Tory Burch Star-Stud Small Tote, $398
This "cosmic take on a classic" features hand-applied metallic charms on a leather tote. The Star-Stud Small Tote has an interior pocket and is large enough to hold a 10-inch laptop. It is available online at Toryburch.com.
Mark & Graham Gemstone Initial Necklace, $89
Mark & Graham's Letter Gemstone Necklace offers a twist on the classic initial necklace with semiprecious gemstones including rose quartz, onyx, lapis lazuli, amethyst and aquamarine beaded onto an 18-inch chain. The necklace has a gold vermeil toggle clasp and a gold-plated initial. Choose any letter from A-Z for a personalized gift. It is handmade in the USA. Get it at markandgraham.com.
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