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November 2019 / Diary / by Liz Skone James

The A-Z of Christmas gifts 2019

We’ve scoured the shops to source this season’s greatest gifts, from arty chocs to Ziggy Stardust inspired pet paraphernalia, whoever you have to buy for this year, Christmas is sorted with our A-Z gift guide. Consider it our personal gift to you.

Illustrations by Oli Frape

Arthouse Unlimited Underwater handmade dark chocolate with sea salt and crispy crunch, £4.95 (arthouseunlimited.org | Shirty woven shirt babygrow From £27.95 (joules.com)

Maria, cashmere travel wrap, £279 (thetravelwrapcompany.com) | Don Papa small batch rum, £42 (harveynichols.com)

Pat McGrath Mothership VI eyeshadow palette in Midnight Sun, £115 (selfridges.com) | Seaside Fish & Chip Shop, £55 (gltc.co.uk)

Gold-plated GECKO magnifying glass, L’Objet, £115 (libertylondon.com) | Houses: Extraordinary Living, Phaidon Press, £39.95 (ribabookshops.com)

INTARSIA mohair sweater, £225 (toa.st) |Château Miraval Rosé JEROBOAM £160 (harveynichols.com)

Poodle & Blonde x Haden Margate KETTLE £60 (hadenappliances.com) |LIBERTY X Banwood Betsy print bike, £175 (libertylondon.com)

MOCCAMASTER Cup-one filter coffee machine, £179 (amazon.co.uk) |NIGHT SKY pendant, Carrie Elizabeth, £120 (notonthehighstreet.com)

OTIS BATTERBEE Belsize Holdall in Camel Deco, £125 (otisbatterbee.com) |Bunny POUFFE £99 (barkerandstonehouse.co.uk)


Velvet QUILT throw, from £229 (heals.com) | ROUTEMASTER bus plush toy, £20 (ltmuseumshop.co.uk)

 SUPERSTRIPE gold teacup and saucer, £115 (richardbrendon.com) | TIME MAZE wall clock £140 (alessi.com)

URBAN APOTHECARY Oriental Noir reed diffuser, £35 (conranshop.co.uk) |ANDEN VALET II £89 (madebyanden.co.uk)

WALL-MOUNTED Beosound Shape speaker, from £2,750 (bang-olufsen.com) |Seletti Caractère X LAMP £95 (madeindesign.co.uk)

YSL Libre EDP £56 (selfridges.com) | ZIGGY STARDUST Cat Cave, from £110 (redcandy.co.uk)