Can you believe it’s time to start seeing gift guides? I have already bought a few gifts, and I thought you ladies might be like me and prefer to shop now before the rush, and everything is picked over. Another thing I do when I go shopping is I end up buying items for myself.
This year I’m making a wish list for Joe, and I’m adding several things to the list so he can pick the gift he wants to purchase for me. By making this list for him, I take the work out of his job, and I am sure to get a gift I like. Plus, instead of buying the gift myself, this way I have an element of surprise. I think this will be a lot of fun, and I’m going to get him to make a list for me too.
The gift guide I’m sharing with you today are items I own and love. This guide was created with YOU in mind, not with gifting to others. Of course, you can still gift any of the items to someone, but I want to take care of my gurls, and I want YOUR Christmas to be special.
I thought a little Christmas music might put you in the mood.
My Luxe Wish List Picks
When I say luxe, that just means it is luxe to me. Everyone has a different idea of a luxury item, and you might not think my choices are luxe at all.
1-Brahmin Finley Small Croc Embossed Leather Satchel || 2- Michele Two-Tone Watch || 3- Dyson Corrale™ straightener/styler || 4- CHATELET AIR 2.0 Luggage ||5- David Yurman Cable Loop Bracelet || 6- Rechargeable LED Flashlight || 7- Dyson Supersonic™ hair dryer || 8- Barefoot Dreams Robe || 9- 18kt Gold Vermeil Cross Necklace || 10-Adeline Earrings || 11-Fleming Leather Convertible Shoulder Bag
The dress is from Chico’s – SOLD OUT – Similar
1 – The Brahmin Finley Small Croc Embossed Leather Satchel is gorgeous; I LOVE the quality and workmanship of this special bag. It looks and feels luxurious!
2 – I love my Michele Two-Tone Watch. This watch can be worn with dressy or casual outfits, so I know I’ll get my money’s worth since I’ll wear it all the time.
3 – The Dyson Corrale™ straightener/styler is a new purchase for me, and I already love it. The cordless feature is awesome! If you’ve ever been in a hotel fighting with your husband for a plug-in and counter space, then you know what I mean.4 – CHATELET AIR 2.0 Luggage. When Joe and I went to Belize, he grumbled the entire time about his luggage. So, I bought him the 21″ carry-on, the 24″, and the 28″ check-in sizes in chocolate. He loved using it when we went to Palm Springs, so the white set might be on my Christmas Wish List.
Ruffled Swing Dress (XL) || Ostrich Feather Embellished Clutch || 18 Kt. Gold Vermeil Cross necklace || Adeline Chain Link Necklace || David Yurman Cable Loop Bracelet || Layton Statement Necklace – SOLD OUT – HERE on eBay
6 – Rechargeable LED Flashlight with 5000mAh Battery and a Lumintrail USB Wall Plug. I know what you’re thinking…”you go from an expensive bracelet to a flashlight, what the heck?!?” You probably don’t think a powerful flashlight is a luxury gift, but it is one of my favorite purchases, and I can’t live without it. I love that it is rechargeable (the charge lasts a long time), but it is the powerful light and the small size that I love. Now that they are back in stock, I’m buying another one to keep in my car for emergencies.
7 – Dyson Supersonic™ hair dryer with flyaway attachment in Vinca blue and Rosé. I NEVER thought I would say that this hair dryer was worth the money, but it was! This is going to be my DIL’s Christmas present, so I hope she isn’t reading this.
8 – This Barefoot Dreams Robe is fantastic! I’m a huge Barefoot Dreams fan, and I purchase it whenever I find it on sale. This robe was an Anniversary Sale item, and I wear it almost every morning. I ordered the small/medium, which is a great fit, but if you want an oversized fit, then you might size up.
plaid blazer || olive turtleneck sweater || Madewell vintage jeans (size 29) || brown eyelet belt || pointed toe mule || brahmin croc embossed satchel || 18 kt. gold cross necklace || sophee drop earrings
9 – I’m sure you’re not surprised to see my 18kt Gold Vermeil Cross Necklace on my favorites list. I wear this cross daily; I even shower and sleep in it, so you know it is durable. However, I am wanting a larger cross, so I’m going to put this necklace on my wish list. It looks larger, but until you see it in person, you just don’t know.
10-The Adeline Earrings are costly, but I think they look luxe, so they made the list. I have the matching Adeline Link Necklace, and they look perfect together. The combo would make a fantastic gift for you or someone else on your list.
11-Fleming Leather Convertible Shoulder Bag. I love so much about this bag! The lambskin leather is soft and beautiful. The gold chain is convertible and can be worn in several different ways. Plus, I love the large black tassel and that I can carry it with jeans or a fancy dress.
I’ll be having more gift guides for you in the coming weeks. If you struggle with buying gifts for someone, leave me a comment.
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