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Last minute ideas for Christmas presents
Not long to go until Christmas. Some people always leave it to the last minute to start their Christmas shopping. So if you are amongst them and you are starting to stress about it, we have put some ideas together that will allow you to shop online very effectively and save yourself some serious time. Why? Because by leaving it to the last minute, there are fewer options available as very often many things are already out of stock. So are you ready? Go!
FOOD AND WINE
The Artisan Olive Oil Company
Whether you are having an aperitif with friends, cooking a great meal with your family or looking for an original gift, for an authentic taste of Provence, discover the aix&terra range on www.artisanoliveoilcompany.com. aix&terra produces fine gourmet foods from Southern France using natural local ingredients and typical recipes from the region with the support of a Michelin starred chef, Julien Allano.
Try their onion chutney with caramelised butter (£5.65) a perfect match with foie gras or perhaps their delicious black tapenade (£5.65) generously spread on toast or, last but not least, their black truffle oil (£17.50). The breadth of their range is wide and varied and you will not doubt find the perfect gift. The Artisan Olive Oil company distributes some of the world’s best olive oils, sourced from passionate producers in Italy, Spain and Tunisia, which also make great Christmas presents and stocking fillers.
Le Petit Ballon
« Two new wine discoveries at your doorstep every month. »
Thanks to Le Petit Ballon, you could give somebody the ultimate wine experience!:
- Two bottles of wine carefully selected by a top sommelier will be sent out to the person receiving the gift together with tasting notes, videos and magazine with wine pairing tips...
All you have to do is simply choose a box, the duration of the subscription, add a personalised note and you're done!
The lucky recipient will only need to:
1. Type in the activation code
2. Tell us where they want their gift delivered
3. Start their subscription to receive the bottles and enjoy!
Choose the subscription length: 3, 6 or 12 month subscriptions for a surprise every month!
"The ultimate in wireless speakers and probably the best in the whole world"
If your partner is a bit of a music fanatic and you know that he will appreciate something out of this world in terms of sound system, no need to look any further. We have the answer to your problem. Devialet simply make the best wireless speakers in the world. They do not come cheap but nothing comes near the the sound quality they will give you: zero sound distortion, zero saturation and zero background noise.
Devialet special Christmas offers:
In December*, for the purchase of 2 Gold or 2 Silver Phantoms,
Devialet is offering you the PHANTOM IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCE, including, for free, an Apple TV 32 Go and a new generation Airplay Dialog.
Ôsingulier(S) was created in 2015 by fashion-conscious and tech-savvy French entrepreneurs. Together they developed a proprietary technology via an online selling platform that offers custom-made quality shoes at affordable prices.
The idea behind the company was to break away from classic formal shoes by offering men the opportunity to display their very own unique style.
Their shoes are made of the finest materials, employing Italian leathers and French laces which are manufactured in family-run workshop in Portugal. As a result, incorporating comfort, modernity, exclusivity… and uniqueness. How it works
ÔSingulier(S) not only offers the opportunity to create your very own shoes, from changing the colour of the laces down to choosing an engraving. You can indeed add your initials, a sentence or a drawing of your choice, and the laser technology guarantees a perfect result.
ÔSingulier(S) also doesn't forget women that want to make their partner, friends or acquaintances feel "singular".
Gift cards from £10 to £200, a perfect gift and completely original.
Shoes start from £165
2-ply Cashmere turtleneck pullover
This winter also brings the 2-ply 100% cashmere turtleneck pullover for men who don't feel the cold so much.
The Classic Scarf
100% Cashmere, 170x35
BITS AND BOBS
Personalised Gym Towel
Personalised Eternity Bracelet
For him and her
For the little ones
Personalised Embroidered Comforter.
An American in Paris
An American in Paris will burst into life on the West End stage for the first time when Christopher Wheeldon’s multi award-winning new Broadway musical comes to London’s Dominion Theatre next spring.
Christopher Wheeldon’s stunning reinvention of the MGM film, which starred Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron, premiered in 2014 at the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris to ecstatic reviews before transferring to The Palace Theatre on Broadway, where it is now in its second hit year, becoming the most awarded musical of the 2015/16 season, including four Tony® Awards. A major North American tour begins later this year.
Fresh from creating their roles on Broadway, Robert Fairchild (a New York City Ballet Principal dancer) will play Jerry Mulligan and British Royal Ballet dancer Leanne Cope will play Lise Dassin. These acclaimed, award-winning stars, who will be making their West End debuts, will lead a company of over 50 actors, dancers and musicians. Further West End casting to be announced.
Jerry Mulligan is an American GI striving to make it as a painter in a city suddenly bursting with hope and possibility. Following a chance encounter with a beautiful young dancer named Lise, the streets of Paris become the backdrop to a sensuous, modern romance of art, friendship and love in the aftermath ofwar...
An American in Paris features many of George and Ira Gershwin’s most iconic songs including I Got Rhythm, ‘S Wonderful, and They Can't Take That Away From Me, together with George Gershwin’s sweeping compositions including Concerto in F and An American inParis.
Prices start from £17.50 to £115
PAMPERING AND BEAUTY
To be offered a perfect smile for Christmas is one of the nicest presents one can give.
Starts from £350 for the home whitening.
Personalised Shea Butters Set of 3
• 30ml Shea Butter Hand Cream
• 30ml Shea Butter Foot Cream.
Holiday cracker with 4 deluxe minis
Their "PRODIGIOUS STOCKING FILLER" is a real cracker!
One it's for all skin types and two, it really is very good value since you will save £5.50 so you can't go wrong with this prodigious stocking filler!
The Christmas cracker contains a Micellar Cleansing Water 35ml, a Crème Prodigieuse® 15ml, a Huile Prodigieuse® 10 ml and a Rêve de Miel® Hand and Nail cream 15ml.
Discover our collection of shower gels interpreted by Charlotte Gastaut which relates the story of a woman and her loves for the beauty and the sensual.
£26 normally worth £28.50
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