Holy moly, only 9 weeks to go until Christmas! To avoid getting into the annual last-minute-present-buying-madness, I will post a gift guide for you every week from next week on to help you finding the perfect present in all price ranges for your loved ones.
A STYLE BLOG
Edits by Edit Polka Print by Collective Approach A1 Screen-Printed Poster, from OKI-NI, 60 EUR // Nike 6.0 Mavrk Mid 2 Hi-Top Trainers, from Asos, 80 EUR // Perforated Slider Case for iPhone 4S/4, from Incase, 25 EUR // Slighty remodificated 2011 version of Dietrich Lubs Braun Alarm Clock, from The Ghostly Store, 25 EUR // Alexandre Light Weight T-Shirt, from QHUIT STORE, 34 EUR // Ernest Hemingway “Paris, ein Fest fürs Leben. A Moveable Feast”, new translation, from Amazon, 20 EUR // Epperson Mountaineering Large Climb Pack, from Couverture & The Garbstore, 160 EUR
How to make your mom happy: Acne Jasper Calf Hair Coin Purse, via Net-a-Porter, 177 EUR // Wool Slippers from Muji, 15 EUR // Pinetti Origami Leather Basket via Yoox, 91 EUR // Diptyque Paris Mini Candle “Baie”, 22 EUR // Heima Candlestick by Normann Copenhagen, via Bodie & Fou, 50 EUR // London Undercover Houndstooth Umbrella, 65 EUR // Light grey textured leather gloves from Paleari News via Farfetch, 54 EUR // The Fashion Book, The perfect A-Z guide to the creators of today’s fashion world, Hardback from Phaidon, 35 EUR
“Breakfast Lunch Tea” Cookbook, the 100 best recipes from Rose Bakery, from Phaidon, 22 EUR // Henrik Vibskov Wool Cone Cap, via Farfetch, 124 EUR // Chelsea Crew Frolic Leather Slip-Ons from Mary Meyer, 50 EUR // Odeur printed shirt, via Farfetch, 83 EUR // Small Walnut Vase by Matt Pugh, via Howkapow, 70 EUR // Mary Meyer Black Splatter Print Backpack, 30 EUR // Wallet sized mint leather pouch from Rennes, 30 EUR // Muuto Bread Basket via Finnishdesignshop, 39 EUR
The Times, Comprehensive Atlas of The World, Amazon, 108 EUR // Leather Wool Trim Gloves from COS, 49 EUR // Supergrau Wrench Knife Block for six knives, via Selekkt, 149 EUR // Sigg Heritage Collection Bottle, 22 EUR // Il Bussetto, Black Coin Holder, via The Goodhoodstore, 58 EUR // Concrete Shaving Kit designed by Lovisa Wattman, via Mjölk, 72 EUR // Hex matte brass Bottle Opener from Iacoli & McAllister, 56 EUR // Eames “Hang It All” coatrack, special limited edition in black and walnut, via The Lollipop Shoppe, 213 EUR // Baxter of California Cream Pomade, via Colette, 20 EUR
For “Him” with love: Nike Dunk Hi Maharam Black TZ sneaker, collaboration between Nike and NY based textile champions Maharam, limited edition, via Très Bien Shop, 211 EUR // Lokolo concrete Tilt Floor Lamp, black version with silver reflector bulb and neon green cable (dozens of combinations available), via Arcademi, 120 EUR // “Less and More” Hardcover – The Design Ethos of Dieter Rams, 808 pages, Die Gestalten, 50 EUR // Wood Wood 13” suede Laptop bag, 115 EUR // P.A.P Accessories black leather iPhone case, with outside pocket for cards etc., via Grandpa, 37 EUR // A’N’D Azumi & David Roll Knit Neck, lambswool neckwarmer, available in black or cream, 82 EUR // String Pocket Shelf, via Finnishdesignshop, 136 EUR // Braun BN0032 white & silver watch, via oi polloi, 140 EUR // Vivero Rosebud Chair, comfortable arm chair designed by Ilkka Suppanen, via Finnishdesignshop, 598 EUR (I’ve been mulling over adding something expensive like this chair to my gift guide, but I think some things are worth their price and this chair is incredibly beautiful!) // Makr Farm Messenger bag, grey heavy cotton and natural leather, 150 EUR
They deserve it – here are some unique ideas for your best friends: Terry Richardson x Colette 3 Mint Box Set, via Colette, 15 EUR // Lavender & Shea Butter Body Scrub from Double Love, with Dead Sea Salt, Solar Dried Sea Salt, Botanical Extracts, Therapeutic Clays and a blend of therapeutic grade Lavender Essential Oils & lots of love, 15 EUR // Normann Copenhagen, black resin Salad Servers, via Yoox, 26 EUR // The Vamoose Pink Opal Necklace, suspended between golden tubes and gold pleated chain, 27 EUR // Carabine Zebra Keyholder, via The Goodhoodstore, 19 EUR // Mucu Grey Blank Notebook, via 3939shop, 8 EUR // Vintage 1930s Thorens Single Claw Table Lighter with Onyx Base from LuminousWhatnots, 30 EUR // A.P.C. scented candle scent No.3 Toumbac, 30 EUR // Field Study “OK Club” Print, 8”x8” 1-color print on 235gsm matte white paper, 14 EUR // STNTN 1910 Collar in black with overlapping front with adjustable clasp closure, 64 EUR
P.S.: There’s a new killer giveaway for you coming tomorrow!
Dear Santa… my personal wishlist: Heavyweight Cab Coat from Kai-aakmann, via I don’t like Mondays, 160 EUR // “Behind the Zines: Self-Publishing Culture”, Zines and their role as a catalyst in the evolution of media and graphic design today, Gestalten, 40 EUR // Hanna Purse from Bree, perforated black leather, 80 EUR // Repetto Omar Cycl Black Shoes, from Milk Concept Boutique, 223 EUR // Jenny Baeck white Lean Lamp, via Manufactum, 435 EUR // Byredo Scented Candle “Cotton Poplin”, smells like fresh laundry, via AusLiebezumDuft, 50 EUR // Zoe Karssen “Boys” Sweatshirt, via Matches, 93 EUR // Cashmere Hat in grey from COS, 35 EUR // Springcourt B2 Mid Cut White Canvas Sneakers, 65 EUR // Platinum Leather Pouch from Baggubag, size medium, 30 EUR // Black “Boule” bracelet from Saskia Diez, 139 EUR // Piero Fornasetti Wall Plate 22, via Markanto, (I think I will start collecting them, aren’t they gorgeous??) 135 EUR
Pheww… this Gift Guide was the hardest part so far, as I don’t have any experiences with children’s gifts, but in the end I found some really nice stuff! Here you go: Lobster Hat & Mittens Set, made of supersoft 100% lambswool, via Howkapow, 56 EUR // Convertible Doll’s House from Hase Weiss, 228 EUR // Totem Book Lion, a book full of pop out animals, via Der Kleine Salon, 25 EUR // Popupshop Kids Hoodie Suit, made of 100% soft organic cotton, 42 EUR // Waltraud Grey Whale from Emiko, handmade stuffed whale with neon application, via Der Kleine Salon, 56 EUR // Felted Cloud mobile by The Butter Flying, 50 EUR // Wooden Duck & Duckling, designed by Hans Bølling for Architect Made, via The Lollipop Shoppe, 90 EUR // Voice recorder with pitch control housed in a handcrafted box made of American sustainable wood, painted with non-toxic acrylic paint, and sealed with a water soluble sealant, from Brandnewnoise, 37 EUR